Mahesh Bhupathi

Indian Tennis Player
Born Jun 7, 1974

Mahesh Shrinivas Bhupathi is an Indian professional tennis player widely regarded as among the best doubles players in the world with 12 Grand Slam titles to his credit. Born on 7 June 1974 in Chennai, India, he is a rarity in the Indian sporting scenario. In 1997, he became the first Indian to win a Grand Slam tournament. With his win at the Australian Open mixed doubles in 2006, he joined the elite group of eight tennis players who have achieved a career Grand Slam in mixed doubles.… Read More

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  • Cash Strapped Tennis League Will 'bounce Back' Says Founder
    Yahoo News - Dec 09, 2016
  • Veterans Hingis, Paes Win Australian Mixed Doubles Title
    Yahoo News - Feb 01, 2015
  • Somdev, Bhupathi Out Of Us Open
    The Times Of India - Aug 31, 2013
  • Bryan Brothers Win At Wimbledon
    NYTimes - Jul 02, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mahesh Bhupathi.


1974 Birth Born on June 7, 1974.


1997 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, he became the first Indian to win a Grand Slam tournament (with Rika Hiraki). … Read More
1999 25 Years Old In 1999, Bhupathi won three doubles titles with Leander Paes, including the French Open and Wimbledon. … Read More
2000 26 Years Old He then married Miss Universe 2000 Lara Dutta in a civil ceremony on 16 February 2011 at Bandra, Mumbai. It was followed by a Christian ceremony on 20 February 2011 at Sunset Point in Goa. … Read More
2002 28 Years Old Bhupathi broke up his partnership with Knowles and began playing once again with Max Mirnyi, with whom he played to win the 2002 US Open.


2006 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2006, Bhupathi teamed with Martina Hingis in the Australian Open mixed doubles competition. … Read More
In 2007, Bhupathi and Radek Štěpánek reached the 2007 Australian Open men's doubles event's quarterfinals.
2009 35 Years Old In 2009, Bhupathi and compatriot Sania Mirza won the mixed doubles title at the Australian Open, beating Nathalie Dechy and Andy Ram, 6–3, 6–1, in the final. … Read More
2011 37 Years Old In 2011, Bhupathi reunited with former playing partner Leander Paes for the 2011 Australian Open. … Read More
On 7 June 2012, Bhupathi and Sania Mirza won the French Open mixed doubles.
2013 39 Years Old 1 More Event
Bhupathi and Bopanna played with different partners for the first three months of 2013, Bhupathi winning the tournament in Dubai in March with Michaël Llodra, but rejoined starting with the Monte-Carlo Masters. … Read More


2014 40 Years Old In 2014, Mahesh Bhupathi launched an authentic Indian sports brand "ZEVEN" which has been active to revolutionize the sports arena of India. … Read More
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