Adil Kalyanpur – Hungry Teen On The Tennis Court

Adil Kalyanpur – Hungry Teen On The Tennis Court

Adil Kalyanpur is one of India`s top hopes for the future. The 6 feet 3 inch tall 18 -Year- Old Bangalorean had been a consistent top junior in India before he moved to the Rafa Nadal Academy where he has been doing the residential training for the last few years. He...

Bhakti Parwani – Set To Fly High

Bhakti Parwani – Set To Fly High

Bhakti Parwani is all of 16 years of age but already has set big dreams for herself. One of India`s top junior,s the girl from Gujarat had the distinction of representing India in the Junior Fed Cup and is now gearing up for the next challenge. I caught up with her as...

Nitin Kirtane – The Man Who Never Retires

Nitin Kirtane – The Man Who Never Retires

At the age of 44 years, most professional players hang up their boots for many valid reasons. At that age even if the spirit is high but the body is not. This is all the more relevant in a sport like tennis which is highly demanding and mentally draining. However...

Ramkumar Ramanathan – In The Elite Club

Ramkumar Ramanathan – In The Elite Club

By reaching the final of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championship in Newport, Ramkumar Ramanathan has achieved what only a select few Indians have been able to do so. By doing so, he became only the sixth Indian in the open era to have at least reached the final of a ATP...

Indians at the Wimbledon 2018

Indians at the Wimbledon 2018

Wimbledon 2018 had a lot of Indian interest. While we had Yuki Bhambri in the main draw of the Men`s singles, we also had three Indians playing in the qualifying draw. From the Women`s singles, we had Ankita Raina playing in her second Grand Slam qualifying after the...

Ankita Raina – Sky is The Limit

Ankita Raina – Sky is The Limit

Ankita Raina is a rare gem in Indian Women`s tennis. To be India`s No.1 women`s singles player requires a lot of attributes and she has it all. To do well in a sport like tennis which is still evolving in India makes it all the more difficult. After breaking inside...

Karman Kaur Thandi – Gunning for Bigger Glory

Karman Kaur Thandi – Gunning for Bigger Glory

Karman Kaur Thandi is not your normal woman tennis professional from India. She is tall and strong who stepped in her twenties only last month. Adding to that she is already India`s No.2 women`s singles player and fast catching up with her more famous compatriot...

Arjun Kadhe – back with a bang!

Arjun Kadhe – back with a bang!

Arjun Kadhe, the tall Punekar has multiple hats on his head. After completing his studies at Oklahoma State University where he honed his tennis skills playing for it, he came back to professional tennis last year. Even though he was away from professional tennis for...