India Davis Cup captain Zeeshan Ali looks to spread friendship, tennis | Tennis News - Times of India

India Davis Cup captain Zeeshan Ali looks to spread friendship, tennis | Tennis News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India’s Davis Cup captain Zeeshan Ali on Friday deftly addressed various unexpected volleys in a press meet, including the reasons why other Indian sports teams, notably cricket, avoid visiting Pakistan. The conversation also touched on the humorous anecdotes about the team’s shopping experiences in Islamabad.The Indian Davis Cup squad has refrained from venturing…

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Rohan Bopanna and Joshna Chinappa among sportspersons shortlisted for Padma Shri | More sports News - Times of India

Rohan Bopanna and Joshna Chinappa among sportspersons shortlisted for Padma Shri | More sports News – Times of India

Tennis luminary Rohan Bopannapoised to claim the top spot in the world doubles rankings, was chosen on Thursday to receive the esteemed Padma Shri accolade, alongside six other athletes, including seasoned squash player Joshna Chinappa.The Padma Shri is the fourth-highest civilian honour in India, following the Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan.It is conferred…

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'Dream come true': When world champion Neeraj Chopra met 'inspirational' tennis legend Roger Federer | More sports News - Times of India

‘Dream come true’: When world champion Neeraj Chopra met ‘inspirational’ tennis legend Roger Federer | More sports News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: World champion javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on Thursday found himself in the company of tennis legend Roger Federer in Zurich, a moment the Olympic gold medallist described as a ‘dream come true’.The two superstars, both ambassadors of Switzerland Tourism, met in the picturesque backdrop of Zurich’s La Reserve Eden au Lac.Both Federer and…

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