India To Play Davis Cup Tie Against Pakistan In Nur-Sultan

India have named a full-strength squad for the Davis Cup tie in opposition to Pakistan © AFP

India will journey to Nur-Sultan to tackle Pakistan within the upcoming Davis Cup tie because the Worldwide Tennis Federation (ITF) has nominated the Kazakhstan capital to host the matches, ending days of uncertainty over the venue. The Impartial Tribunal of the ITF endorsed the choice taken by the Davis Cup Committee on November four that the tie ought to be shifted to a impartial venue, maintaining in thoughts security and safety of gamers and officers. Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) had filed an enchantment contesting the choice. It argued that if Indian pilgrims can go to Pakistan with none safety risk, why cannot the Indian workforce play matches in Islamabad.

“The ITF has communicated to us that the tie will probably be held in Nur-Sultan. We will not say in the event that they rejected the PTF enchantment. In a late-night communication, they simply talked about the brand new venue,” AITA CEO Akhuori Bishwadeep informed PTI.

The tie was scheduled to be held in September however was pushed to November 29-30 after India expressed issues concerning the security of their gamers as a result of prevailing diplomatic tensions between the 2 nations following the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.

India have named a full-strength squad for the tie as all the highest gamers, who had refused to journey to Islamabad, agreed to play on a impartial venue.

The aspect will probably be led by high singles gamers Sumit Nagal and Ramkumar Ramanathan whereas veteran Leander Paes and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan are prone to pair up for the doubles.

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Prime doubles participant Rohan Bopanna pulled out of the tie on Monday after struggling a shoulder damage.

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