11 Updates
AMU wins national varsity tennis tourney
Photo Credit: MARTIN BERNETTI, Getty Images

AMU wins national varsity tennis tourney

Feb 6 2013, 5:52am CST | by

Aligarh, Feb 6 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) lawn tennis team has won the finals of the All India Inter University Tennis Tournament defeating Madras University 3-1.

Aligarh, Feb 6 — The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) lawn tennis team has won the finals of the All India Inter University Tennis Tournament defeating Madras University 3-1. The finals were held...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos


1 year ago

AMU wins national varsity tennis tourney

Feb 6 2013, 5:52am CST | by

Aligarh, Feb 6 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) lawn tennis team has won the finals of the All India Inter University Tennis Tournament defeating Madras University 3-1.

Aligarh, Feb 6 — The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) lawn tennis team has won the finals of the All India Inter University Tennis Tournament defeating Madras University 3-1.

The finals were held late Tuesday at the Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, Punjab.

Secretary of AMU Games Committee Prof. Tariq Mansoor said AMU won this championship after 39 years. It last won the finals in 1973-74.

Earlier, the AMU lawn tennis team won the North Zone Inter-varsity Tennis (Men) Tournament by defeating Delhi University 4-1 at Dr. B.R.A. N.I.T. Jalandhar. The AMU team comprised Chandril Sood, Lakshit Sood, Saim Farooqui, Mohammad Nasir and S. Fawad Ahmad Naqvi (captain).

The AMU cricket and badminton teams have also won the North Zone Inter-University Cricket and Badminton Championships.


Source: IANS


9 hours ago

Tennis score-keeping, and its multitude of standards

Aug 19 2014 7:50pm CDT | Source: globeandmail

Tennis, unlike baseball, has no set way for ke ...
Source: globeandmail   Full article at: globeandmail


19 hours ago

Key Biscayne tourney to be called Miami Open

Aug 19 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: ESPN.com - Tennis

South Florida's biggest tennis tournament is being renamed to the ...
Source: ESPN.com - Tennis   Full article at: ESPN.com - Tennis


1 day ago

Women's Tennis Embarks on Marx Tour to Europe

Aug 18 2014 11:12pm CDT | Source: Princeton Athletics

On the program's quadrennial trip, the Princeton women's tennis team is headed to Sweden ...
Source: Princeton Athletics   Full article at: Princeton Athletics


1 day ago

Six Tournaments on Tap for Men’s Tennis in the Fall

Aug 18 2014 2:04pm CDT | Source: Columbia University Athletics

NEW YORK – After a trip to the NCAA Tournament last season, the Columbia men's tennis team will return to the courts this fall for six tournaments the Columbia Tennis Alumni and Friends Head Coach of Men's Tennis Bid Goswami ann ...
Source: Columbia University Athletics   Full article at: Columbia University Athletics


1 day ago

U.S. Open: Top ATP Players Out of Form

Aug 18 2014 8:50am CDT | Source: Sports Central

The two big hard court tournaments of the pre-U.S. Open period have ended. On the ATP side, the field seems wide open for the last Slam of the year ...
Source: Sports Central   Full article at: Sports Central


1 day ago

Andy Murray's mother Judy will compete on Strictly Come Dancing

Aug 18 2014 6:15am CDT | Source: the guardian

Tennis coach who says she is a huge fan of the BBC ballroom show will join The Saturdays star Frankie BridgeJudy Murray, the mother of tennis star Andy, has confirmed she will be a contestant on this year's Strictly Come Dancing.She joins Frankie Bridge from pop act The Saturdays, who last week announced she too will be taking part in the sh ...
Source: the guardian   Full article at: the guardian


3 days ago

Ferrer through to finals in Cincinnati

Aug 16 2014 7:34pm CDT | Source: ESPN STAR Sports

David Ferrer will compete in a 45th ATP Tour final on Sunday after beating Julien Benneateau in the last four of the Western & Southern ...
Source: ESPN STAR Sports   Full article at: ESPN STAR Sports


3 days ago


4 days ago

Serena Williams through as Wawrinka falls

Aug 15 2014 4:57pm CDT | Source: Stuff.co.nz

World number one Serena Williams stormed into the semi-finals with a 58-minute thrashing of Jelena Jankovic but men's third seed Stanislas Wawrinka was stunned by Frenchman Julien Benneteau ...
Source: Stuff.co.nz   Full article at: Stuff.co.nz


Don't miss ...


<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.


blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Real, Atletico draw 1-1 in Super Cup first leg
Madrid, Aug 20 (IANS) Late goals from James Rodriguez and Raul Garcia meant the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid ended in a 1-1 draw with everything to be decided in three days on the latter's home turf.
Sochi Autodrom ready for Russian GP
Sochi, Aug 20 (IANS) The Sochi Autodrom here is ready to host the first edition of the Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix scheduled for Oct 10-12.
New York Islanders Sell Minority Stake of Team
New York Islanders Sell Minority Stake of Team
The New York Islanders sold a minority stake of the team to former Washington Capitals co-owner Jon Ledecky and London-based investor Scott Malkin on Aug. 19. Charles Wang remains the Islanders' majority owner.
Spain knock out India in squash championship
Windhoek (Namibia), Aug 20 (IANS) Spain defeated India 2-1 in the quarterfinal of the WSF World Junior Squash Team Championship here Tuesday.

Latest from the Network

Torrential rain claims 27 lives in Japan
Tokyo, Aug 20 (IANS/EFE) At least 27 people were reported killed Wednesday while 10 were missing in torrential rain lashing Hiroshima prefecture in western Japan, authorities said. The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA...
Read more on Politics Balla
Tibet plateau getting hotter, polluted: Report
Beijing, Aug 20 (IANS) A fresh environmental assessment of the Tibetan Plateau has found that the region is getting hotter, wetter and more polluted, threatening its fragile eco-systems and those who rely on them. The...
Read more on Politics Balla
Many elephant populations to disappear in 10 years: Study
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) In a shocking revelation, a most comprehensive survey of elephant poaching to date has estimated that 100,000 African elephants were illegally killed between 2010-2012, threatening that many...
Read more on Politics Balla
Don't miss meals with kids
New York, Aug 20 (IANS) If you want your kids to grow up healthy, make it a point not to miss dinner time with them. Spending time at home, especially at breakfast and dinner, gives your adolescent kids healthier...
Read more on Apple Balla
Nick Cannon, Mariah Carey 'living separately'
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Rapper-actor Nick Cannon has reportedly moved into a hotel following a string of rows between himself and singer-wife Mariah Carey. The couple, who have four-year-old twins Moroccan and...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Will Rihanna, Coldplay perform at Super Bowl?
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Musicians Katy Perry, Rihanna and Coldplay are likely to perform at the Super Bowl if they're willing to cough up the cash. Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Taylor Swift obsessed with cats
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift, who owns two Scottish Fold cats -- Meredith Grey and Olivia Benson, loves cats so much that she takes them along whenever she travels. Swift is a fan of "Grey's Anatomy...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Benedict Cumberbatch joins 'Jungle Book: Origins'
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Actor Benedict Cumberbatch will lend his voice for Shere Khan in the upcoming Warner Bros' film adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book". Cumberbatch has been cast as the voice of...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Israeli airstrikes targeted Hamas military chief in Gaza
Jerusalem/Cairo, Aug 20 (IANS) Israeli airstrikes Tuesday night were aimed at the home of Hamas's military wing commander Mohammed Deif in the neighbourhood of Sheikh Radwan in Gaza city, an Israeli official told...
Read more on Politics Balla
Nigeria confirms death of doctor who treated Ebola patient
Abuja, Aug 20 (IANS) A Nigerian doctor who treated an Ebola virus disease patient has died Tuesday in the country's southwestern state of Lagos, local authorities said. The doctor, identified as Ameyo Stella Adadevoh...
Read more on Business Balla