The history of tennis in India goes back a long way. In the 1880s, the British introduced the game of tennis in India during the colonial rule and soon it started gaining momentum. BK Nehru in 1905 and Sardar Nihal Singh in 1908 were later joined by M Saleem, Fayzee brothers and Jagat Mohan Lal who made it to last 16 stages at the Wimbledon.
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In The Second Shepherds' Play (c. 1500) shepherds gave three gifts, including a tennis ball, to the newborn Christ. Sir Gawain, a knight of King Arthur 's round table, plays tennis against a group of 17 giants in The Turke and Gowin (c. 1500).
Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent or between two teams of two players each ().Each player uses a tennis racket that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over or around a net and into the opponent's court.
Tamil cinema, also known as Kollywood, is the Indian filmmaking industry of Tamil-language motion pictures.It is based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, in the Kodambakkam neighbourhood, leading to the industry's nickname Kollywood, the word being a portmanteau of Kodambakkam and Hollywood.
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In Sarpatta, Rangan, the head coach of the Sarpatta Parambarai and a legendary boxer of his times, is shown as a member of the DMK, the ruling party of Tamil Nadu in the 1970s. In the opening shot ...
Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net.Although it may be played with larger teams, the most common forms of the game are "singles" (with one player per side) and "doubles" (with two players per side).
A history-sheeter, allegedly involved in at least seven murder cases across Tamil Nadu, was shot dead during an ‘encounter’ at Kovalam Beach near Thoothukudi on Friday.
Tall, athletic Perth housewife Maggie made history with a facile 6-2, 2-6, 6-1 win over Rosemary Casals (U.S.) in the final. Maureen Connolly was the first woman star to bring off the mighty sweep ...