(Last Updated on : 15-01-2014)
Like cricket, the game of Tennis
is quite famous in India. Originated in Europe, tennis in India has become quite a popular game and in the last few decades' tennis has also got a lot of importance in India.
The earlier years of Indian Tennis was not very successful. But later on some great tennis personalities of India like Bijoy Amritraj
, Ramesh Krishnan
made this game popular and famous in India. After that the famous duo came and changed the outlook of Indian Tennis and earned many international recognitions. Apart from them there are so many Indian players
who did not get fame but served Indian tennis a lot.
was born on october 08,1986 in Mumbai
.He started playing tennis at the age of 3 and reached the semi-finals of the Australian Junior Open Championship in 2004.
is one of the good tennis players of India.He is from kolkata and he was born on 16th february 1969.He loves to play in grass surface.He is right handed and playes double handed backhand.
is very confident and determind young man of indian Tennis.He is only 17 years old now and has been able to conquer the National Junior(under 18)title which has enhanced his image.
is the daughter of tennis legendary ramesh krishnan.She is only 14 years old now.She is now playing junior level tennis but there is a lot of expectation from her.
is very talented young tennis player of India.She hails from Uttarakhanda.She was born on 1986.She ranked first during the year 2002.She has also won the national championship in 2007.
is one of the new tennis players of India.The player is only sixteen years of old.this budding prodigy is from Hyderabad
is a new tennis force amongst women section from chandigar. Last year Isha won the AITA zonal meets in Meerut and Delhi
.This year, she has won two successive titles in the AITA talent series. She is 15 years of old now.
was born on 8th july,1988 in Hyderabad She is the daughter of Parameswaran Iyer,who was a national tennis player in India and also her brother venkat,14,is one of the top junior players in his age group. Tara represented India in the junior Fed Cup for two years reached finals in both times.
Rohan Dinesh Gide
was India's no.1 player, when he played under 18 tournaments. He won 4 single junior tournaments in 2005.He was born on 20th February on 1987.
is very young tennis player. He hails from Kolkata
is an inborn athlete Nirvick Mohinta is new hope in Indian tennis. Nirvick started playing tennis at the of 8,encouraged by his athlete parents. He was born on 23rd October 1986.In last two years he won four All India Tennis Association tournaments.
ranked no.1 in the junior girls category. She is from Mysore
,a player of great potential Is now 20 years old. He was former national junior champion.
is another new talent who, ranked No. 1 in India in under-16and won 25 titles and was runner-up 24 times in ITF, AITA, State and District level tournaments. She also won three ITF junior tournaments .Her hometown is Coimbatore.
is new star of tennis. Her present ranking is 4.She is now 16 years old.
with her records has become a name in Indian Tennis.
born in Chennai
, this legendary name has added glamour to the game of Tennis.
with his outstanding performance Leander Paes was the torchbearer of Indian Tennis.