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Mr. Anil Khanna, President ATF re-nominated for Key Positions on ITF Committees

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Yuki Bhambri tames Ramkumar Ramanathan for another Challenger crown in Pune

  Courtesy #KameshSrinivasan Yuki Bhambri did his confidence a world of good as he tamed Ramkumar Ramanathan 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the final of the KPIT $50,000 Challenger men’s tennis tournament in Pune on Saturday. It was the sixth Challenger singles title for the 25-year-old Yuki, and his first in two years that have been a struggle for the major part with injuries. The 23-year-old Ramkumar was left wondering as to when he would win his maiden Challenger, which he so richly deser...
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Udit Gogoi, Rutuja Chaphalkar triumph in Asian under-14 tennis

  Courtesy #KameshSrinivasan    Udit Gogoi and Rutuja Chaphalkar won the boys and girls titles respectively in the Asian under-14 tennis tournament on Saturday.   The results (finals): Boys: Udit Gogoi bt Vishesh Patel 6-2, 6-2. Girls: Rutuja Chaphalkar bt Sanjana Sirimalla 6-3, 6-1. Boys doubles: Udit Gogoi & Archit Gogoi bt Shahir Farhaz & Jeet Dutta 6-3, 6-3. Girls doubles: Sanjana Sirimalla & Rutuja Chaphalkar bt Veda Madhusuda & ...
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DAVE MILEY JOINS ASIAN TENNIS FEDERATION

DAVE MILEY JOINS ASIAN TENNIS FEDERATION (ATF) – AS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT The Asian Tennis Federation announced in its Regional Meeting in Ho Chi Minh, City, Vietnam on 1st August that former ITF Director of Development, Dave Miley, will be joining the Asian Tennis Federation as a consultant and will be the person responsible for overseeing and advising on their Development activities. The consultancy role will commence August 1st. Miley was Director of Development for the ITF for 17 years ...
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Rohan Bopanna Wins 2017 French Open Mixed Doubles Title

French Open 2017: Rohan Bopanna Enters the Roland Garros Hall of Fame Bopanna entered the select group of Asians, who have won a Grand Slam title, and only the 4th Indian to claim a Grand Slam Trophy after Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, and Mahesh Bhupathi, when he and his Doubles partner for French Open 2017 Gabriela Dabrowski beat Colombia’s Robert Farah and Germany’s Anna-Lena Groenefeld 2-6, 6-2, 12-10 to win the French Open Mixed Doubles title. The Indo-Canadian pair, who lost the first s...
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Rohan Bopanna (IND) Wins Monte Carlo Masters Doubles

Rohan Bopanna (IND) grabs Monte Carlo 2017 Doubles Masters Title Rohan Bopanna was understandably thrilled to win the first Masters title of the season, winning a clutch of tough matches and saving a match point against the top seeds in the quarterfinals in Monte Carlo. Defending big points from the clay season last year, the Madrid Finals, French Open Quarter Finals, the Masters title takes away a lot of pressure from Bopanna, who has had a mixed start to the current season, with the si...
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India Seal 4-1 Win Over Uzbekistan In Davis Cup

India had already won their Davis Cup Group 1 Asia/Oceania second round tie 3-0 against Uzbekistan but completed the formalities on Sunday. On the last day, India sealed the deal with a 4-1 victory to advance to the World Group Playoff in Bengaluru. The Indians had clinched an unbeatable 3-0 lead on Saturday after Rohan Bopanna and N. Sriram Balaji thrashed Farrukh Dustov and Sanjar Fayziev in the crucial doubles rubber. In the first reverse singles on Sunday, India's Ramkumar Ramanathan ou...
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Cambodia and Saudi Arabia Moved to Group III

Cambodia and Saudi Arabia will contest Asia/Oceania Zone Group III in the 2018 Davis Cup by BNP Paribas campaign after winning promotion at the Group IV event in Isa Town, Bahrain on 8 April. In two very different promotional play-off encounters on Saturday, Cambodia eased past Oman 2-0 before Saudi Arabia rallied back from the brink to defeat Singapore 2-1 and reach Group III for only the second time in seven years. Cambodia, taking part in Group IV for the first time since its debut year...
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The Syrian Resurgence

The Syrian Resurgence Aous Abu Hassoun (L), Taym Alazmeh (C), Pierre Djaroueh (R)
  To many of us, mention of the name "Syria" throws up images which might be of wars and conflict, but there is another aspect to this country, which largely remains unnoticed, completely overshadowed by the news of so many other happenings doing the round all the time. This story is about two young boys, their families, their coaches and the system which supports them, with the help of which these boys have managed to remain focused and dream of achieving big things, despite the turm...
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2017 ITF Asian Development Championships (Division 1)

The ITF Division 1 Championships for 2017 was organized a week later, post completion of the Division 2 Championships, at New Delhi’s picturesque R. K Khanna Tennis Stadium. The ITF / ATF selected a  team of top performing players, from Division 2 event, to participate in the Division 1 event in New Delhi comprising of players from Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Sri Lanka, Nepal & Mongolia. Other teams participating in New Delhi were from Hong Kong; India; Indonesia; Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzsta...
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