NEW DELHI: The All India Tennis Association (AITA) on Monday announced as many as seven ITF World Tennis Tour events which are scheduled to be held in the country later this year. These ITF World Tennis Tour events carry a total prize money of $125,000 and will be held in November and December to cap off the 2021 calendar for tennis in India.
Oct 06, 2020 11:10
NEW DELHI: The All India Tennis Association announced on Monday the resumption of the domestic tennis circuit from 16th November. The tournaments will initially begin in the age categories of U-12, U-14 and U-16 only. The duration of the tournaments would remain restricted to three days, with a maximum draw of 32 allowed.
Sep 07, 2020 19:09
NEW DELHI: Another politician heads an Indian sports body. Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament Anil Jain has been elected as the All India Tennis Association's new president at AITA's Annual General Meeting (AGM), which was held here on Sunday.
Feb 07, 2020 17:02
NEW DELHI: Rohit Rajpal will continue as India's non-playing Davis Cup captain while veteran Leander Paes, too, has retained his place in the six-member squad picked for the tie against Croatia next month. India are scheduled to travel to Croatia for their next tie on March 6 and 7. Zeeshan Ali will be the coach. India are scheduled to travel to Croatia for their next tie from 6th to 7th of March.
Feb 04, 2020 17:02
NEW DELHI: The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has postponed the Fed Cup Asia Oceania group-1 women’s tennis tournament, by at least three weeks, according to a release from the All India Tennis Association (AITA) issued Monday.
Jan 28, 2020 17:01
MELBOURNE: Seasoned tennis administrator Anil Khanna was on Monday nominated as the honorary life president of the Asian Tennis Federation (ATF). The decision was taken at the federation's board of directors meeting held here. Khanna has also been appointed the chairman of the finance committee as well as the co-chairman of the ATF foundation.
Jan 27, 2020 15:01
LONDON: The ITF has announced that the Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Asia/Oceania Group I event, due to take place next month at the Dongguan Tennis Centre in Dongguan, China, P.R., will now be played in the National Tennis Centre in Nur-Sultan (formerly Astana), Kazakhstan. The Asia/Oceania Group I contest has India, China, Indonesia, Korea, Chinese Taipei and Uzbekistan competing.
Nov 05, 2019 10:11
MUMBAI: Months of effort by the All India Tennis Association (AITA) has paid off! The International Tennis Federation announced late Monday that the Asia-Oceania Davis Cup Group I tie between India and Pakistan, which was scheduled to be contested in Islamabad on November 29-30, will be played at a neutral venue.
Sep 14, 2019 13:09
NEW DELHI: India’s Davis Cup tie against Pakistan has now been rescheduled to take place in Islamabad on either November 29 and 30, or November 30 and December 1. The two-day Asia/Oceania Group 1 match-up will be subject to another security review before the tie, the All India Tennis Association (AITA) announed on Friday.
Aug 08, 2019 18:08
NEW DELHI: Amid rising diplomatic tensions with Pakistan, the All India Tennis Association is expected to approach the International Tennis Federation seeking a neutral venue for the upcoming Davis Cup tie against the "enemy nation" which is scheduled to take place in Islamabad on September 14 and 15.
Aug 03, 2019 16:08
MUMBAI: The All India Tennis Association has started the visa process for the upcoming Asia-Oceania Group I playoff tie at Islamabad after AITA received an invitation letter from the Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) earlier this week. “We got the invitation letter from PTF three days ago so we have started the visa process from our end,” a senior AITA official told New Indian Express.