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  India has established the Tennis Association in 1920 at Lahore. Its known as All India Lawn Tennis Association (AILTA). And India also the one of the member in Asian Tennis Federation. The AILTA organization has its headquarters in Delhi's R.K. Khanna Tennis Complex.

  The first AGM of AILTA was held at the Town Hall at Delhi, Mr.Samuel Perry O'Donnell, a British member of the Indian Civil Service (ICS) was elected as the first president of the AILTA.

   The British Army and Civilian offcers were brought Tennis in India In the year of 1880s.and India organized many Tennis touraments like Punjab lawn Tennis Championship at Lahore in the year of 1885, Bengal lawn Tennis Championship on 1887 at kolkata. In 1910 All India tennis championship were held. India is the most successful team of Asia in Davis Cup, India beatened France, Holland, Belgium, Romania, Spain and Greece.

   Most Total wins is Nirupama Sanjeev(29-14), Most Singles Wins is Nirupama Sanjeev(20-8), Most Double Wins is Rushmi Chakravarthi(11-11), Best Doubles players are Arati ponnappa and Rushmi chakravarthi(3-1).

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Indian Male Tennis Players

  • Akhtar Ali

  • Zeeshan Ali

  • Anand Amritraj

  • Ashok Amritraj

  • Prakash Amritraj

  • Stephen Amritraj

  • Vijay Amritraj

  • Sriram Balaji

  • Yuki Bhambri

  • Mahesh Bhupathi

  • Rohan Bopanna

  • Somdev Devvarman

  • Syed Fazaluddin

  • Syed Mohammad Hadi

  • Asif Ismail

  • Sydney Jacob

  • Ramanathan Krishnan

  • Ramesh Krishnan

  • Naresh Kumar

  • Premjit Lall

  • Harsh Mankad

  • Sashi Menon

  • Sumant Misra

  • Ghaus Mohammad

  • Jaidip Mukerjea

  • Saketh Myneni

  • Gaurav Natekar

  • Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan

  • Leander Paes

  • Boniface Prabhu

  • Srinath Prahlad

  • Bhargav Sri Prakash

  • Vijay Sundar Prashanth

  • Syed Asif Quadri

  • Purav Raja

  • Ramkumar Ramanathan

  • Cotah Ramaswami

  • Karan Rastogi

  • Sagar Kashyap

  • Divij Sharan

  • Sanam Singh

  • Mohammed Sleem

  • Sumit Nagal

  • Vishal Uppal

  • Vishnu Vardhan

  • Srinivasan Vasudevan

Indian Female Tennis Players

  • Ankita Bhambri

  • Prerna Bhambri

  • Sanaa Bhambri

  • Rutuja Bhosale

  • Rushmi Chakravarthi

  • Khanum Haji

  • Tara Iyer

  • Isha Lakhani

  • Manisha Malhotra

  • Nirupama Mankad

  • Sania Mirza

  • Natasha Palha

  • Prarthana Thombare

  • Ankita Raina

  • Nirupama Sanjeev

  • Ashvarya Shrivastava

  • Rishika Sunkara

  • Shikha Uberoi

  • Poojashree Venkatesha

Sania-Mirza
Somdev-Devvarman
Mahesh-Bhupathi
Ankita-Bhambri

Defending champion Muguruza out of Cincinnati Masters

    Updated On : Aug 16,2018   12:42 pm
Cincinnati, Aug 16 (IANS) Defending champion and seventh seed, Spain's Garbiñe Muguruza lost to Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko at the Cincinnati Masters tennis tournament here. View More..

World's top 10 to compete in WTA Wuhan Open

    Updated On : Aug 15,2018   9:50 pm
Wuhan, Aug 15 (IANS) All the top 10 singles players of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings will compete at the Wuhan Open, which runs from September 21 till 29, the organisers of the WTA Premier 5 event announced here on Wednesday. View More..

Serena falls short against Kvitova in Cincinnati

    Updated On : Aug 15,2018   8:28 pm
Cincinnati, Aug 15 (IANS) American great Serena Williams showed further signs of rediscovering her championship level, but came up short in a 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 second-round loss to Petra Kvitova at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati. View More..

Cincinnati Masters: Federer beats Gojowczyk, qualifies for round of 16

    Updated On : Aug 15,2018   2:38 pm
Cincinnati (USA), Aug 15 (IANS) Switzerland's Roger Federer defeated Peter Gojowczyk from Germany and qualified for the round of 16 of the Cincinnati Masters. View More..

Isner, Schwartzman eliminated from Cincinnati Masters

    Updated On : Aug 14,2018   2:50 pm
Cincinnati (US), Aug 14 (IANS) Ninth seed John Isner from the United States and 12th seed Diego Schwartzman of Argentina, both favourites to win the men's singles title at the 2018 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tennis tournament here, were eliminated in the first round. View More..

Azarenka beats Suarez at Cincinnati Masters

    Updated On : Aug 14,2018   2:50 pm
Cincinnati (US), Aug 14 (IANS) Victoria Azarenka of Belarus eliminated Spain's Carla Suarez to advance to the second round of the women's singles category at the Cincinnati Masters tennis tournament, hoping to take the title again after five years. View More..

Nadal not to play 2018 Cincinnati Open

    Updated On : Aug 13,2018   8:40 pm
Madrid, Aug 13 (IANS) Spain's Rafael Nadal announced on Monday his withdrawal from the 2018 Cincinnati Open to have some rest, following his recent victory at the Canadian Open. View More..

Nadal downs Tsitsipas, Halep defeats Stephens to win at Toronto

    Updated On : Aug 13,2018   4:06 pm
Toronto, Aug 13 (IANS) Spanish World No. 1 Rafael Nadal defeated Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece while Romania's Simona Halep overcame the tenacious resistance of America's Sloane Stephens in the final of the Rogers Cup here. View More..

Halep, Svitolina advance to Montreal semi-finals

    Updated On : Aug 11,2018   8:14 pm
Montreal (Canada), Aug 11 (IANS) Romanian World No.1 Simona Halep and fifth-ranked Ukrainian Elina Svitolina have advanced to the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup in Montreal, a key tune-up for the US Open. View More..

Rogers Cup: Tsitsipas' advances to semis; Anderson routs Dimitrov

    Updated On : Aug 11,2018   2:00 pm
Toronto, Aug 11 (IANS) Stefanos Tsitsipas' best-ever run at an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event continued when he rallied to upset third-ranked Alexander Zverev 3-6, 7-6 (13-11) 6-4 and advance to the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup in Toronto. View More..

Nadal eliminates Wawrinka at Toronto Masters

    Updated On : Aug 10,2018   2:52 pm
Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal has asserted his authority on court and defeated Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka 7-5, 7-6(4) in the Round of 16 at the Masters 1000 in Toronto. View More..

Halep outlasts Pavlyuchenkova, qualifies for round of 16 in Montreal

    Updated On : Aug 10,2018   2:38 pm
Montreal, Aug 10 (IANS) World No.1 woman tennis player Simona Halep from Romania has reached the round of 16 of the Premier 5 tournament after beating Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in three sets. View More..

Chinese tennis player temporarily banned over Wimbledon 'coercion'

    Updated On : Aug 09,2018   8:36 am
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai has been banned for six months and was fined $10,000 for breaking tennis anti-corruption rules before Wimbledon 2017. View More..

Djokovic wins opener in Rogers Cup

    Updated On : Aug 08,2018   10:04 pm
Toronto, Aug 8 (IANS) Reigning Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic has gotten off to a solid start in the North American summer hard-court season, defeating Bosnia and Herzegovina's Mirza Basic 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) in the first round of the Rogers Cup here. View More..

Halep remains on top of WTA rankings

    Updated On : Aug 06,2018   3:04 pm
Madrid, Aug 6 (IANS) Romania's Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association rankings released on Monday with 7,511 points, followed by Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki. View More..

Nadal maintains 1st spot in ATP rankings

    Updated On : Aug 06,2018   2:30 pm
Madrid, Aug 6 (IANS) Spain's Rafael Nadal continued to lead the men's Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings released on Monday with 9,310 average points, ahead of Switzerland's Roger Federer. View More..

Washington Citi Open: Kuznetsova wins first title since 2016

    Updated On : Aug 06,2018   1:12 pm
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova won the Washington Citi Open WTA tennis tournament, beating Croatia's Donna Vekic to clinch her first title since 2016. View More..

Alexander Zverev defends Washington Open title

    Updated On : Aug 06,2018   7:40 am
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) Top seed Alexander Zverev of Germany has defeated 19-year-old Alex de Minaur from Australia 6-2, 6-4 to win the Washington Open. View More..

Serena Williams withdraws from Rogers Cup tennis tournament

    Updated On : Aug 05,2018   3:34 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Former World No.1 Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week's Rogers Cup tennis tournament citing personal reasons, the tournament organisers confirmed. View More..

Australia's Alex de Minaur in Citi Open final

    Updated On : Aug 05,2018   3:14 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Australian Alex de Minaur became the second finalist of the Washington Citi Open tournament, defeating Russian Andrey Rublev, sixteenth seeded, 5-7, 7-6 (6) and 6-4 in the semi-finals. View More..