I thank him for his work and wish him all the best in the future," the Japanese, 21, tweeted in a shock announcement
Prajnesh is only third Indian player to break into the top-100 barrier in the past decade after Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri
Captain Vishal Uppal handed national champion Mahak Jain her Fed Cup debut after a groin strain forced Karman out of the tie
The 32-year-old Sania Mirza had last played at the China Open in October, 2017 where she suffered a knee injury and was out of competition
Hingis married Leemann, her former physician, in July last year, in Switzerland and announced her pregnancy in October
The tie again began on a losing note when Karman failed to capitalise on her chances against Zarina Diyas in her 3-6 2-6 defeat
Taking the court first, Karman Kaur Thandi, ranked 211, suffered a shock 2-6 6-3 3-6 defeat to Nudinda Luangnam, who is ranked as low as 712 in the world
Having relegated to zone group after their loss to Italy in the Qualifiers, India were drawn against their neighbours for an away Asia-Oceania Zone Group 1 fixture
The draw for the tie, which will be held in September this year took place in London
India have been placed in Pool A where getting past Thailand on Thursday is not expected to be a problem
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Reacting to the 1-3 defeat in the qualifier tie, India's non-playing captain Mahesh Bhupathi said: "It is frustrating for the whole team. Before the tie, we believed we had a chance."
Mahesh Bhupathi rued the hosts' failure to take their chances in the first singles match
Kumar spoke to mid-day at South Club yesterday ahead of India's Davis Cup World Group Qualifier against Italy that begins today
Italian No. 1 says Ramnathan's serve and volley game will be tough to tame in opening rubber today
Nadal had earlier told Hello magazine that he would love to have children with his girlfriend. "Obviously, I have the intention of forming a family. I love children and I would like my children to do what they...
The 31-year-old Maria Sharapova has been struggling back to elite fitness since watching from the sidelines during a 15-month doping ban ended in 2017
But the non-playing captain of India had no doubt that there would be no excuses for his team if they lose the tie
Sania Mirza shared a picture of herself with her adorable son Izhaan, with a thoughtful caption.
Andy Murray shares pictures from his career-threatening hip surgery on his social media handles
Sania Mirza captioned the pictures as, "These are what epic nights are made of #repeatsoon."
The Spanish second seed played an outstanding level of tennis at the tournament without dropping a set but had no answer to the world number one's booming groundstrokes and precision serve to go down 3-6, 2-6,...
World No. 1 hammers Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 to clinch seventh Australian Open crown; says strategy was to dictate terms early before Spanish ace got going in Melbourne finale
The bubbly Osaka, 21, laughed off suggestions her meteoric rise had put her under pressure, saying she was relishing the big time after rising from 72 in the World No. 1 in the past 12 months
Osaka missed three consecutive match points in the second set, but she regained her rhythm and went onto seal the match to enjoy a truly joyous moment
Today's final features two of the game's biggest hitters in a showdown for both the Australian crown and the World No. 1 ranking
Top seed Djokovic destroyed the Frenchman, seeded 28, in just 83 minutes 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 to sprint into a final against Rafael Nadal
Dominant Djokovic demolishes Pouille 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 on Rod Laver Arena to set up final against Nadal; says self-belief helped him reach summit clash
The Australian-Chinese combination battled past Hungarian-French Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic - last year's champions - 6-3, 6-4 on Rod Laver Arena
The Japanese, 21, outgunned seventh seed Karolina Pliskova 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 to reach her second successive Grand Slam decider after a breakthrough triumph over Serena Williams at last year's US Open