The fiery rivalry that exists between Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna is well known. On Thursday, the two produced a doubles match filled with palpable tension, quick-paced exchanges, a few intense arguments over line calls, and a wholly gripping affair.
Zeeshan Ali said he tried his best to convince Leander Paes to change his mind but he decided against playing the Asian Games after expressing his disappointment over selectors not picking a doubles specialist.
Veteran Leander Paes, the winner of 18 grand slam titles, will make his seventh Olympic appearance after he was named as Rohan Bopanna’s partner for the men’s doubles by the All India Tennis Association on Saturday. Bopanna, ranked 10th in the world, had picked world number 125 Saketh Myneni as his preferred partner, putting in […]