The unavailability of several India's regular players for the Davis Cup tie against Pakistan in Islamabad in November, including Mahesh Bhupathi, means that Leander Paes might feature as the playing captain in the squad.
India tennis star Sumit Nagal revealed that Virat Kohli's foundation came to his rescue in 2017 with financial assistance. The 22-year-old recently lost to Roger Federer in the ongoing US Open's first round, although he won the first set.
World No. 190 Sumit Nagal of India performed extremely well in possibly the biggest match of his career as he took a game off against Roger Federer before going down in four sets, 6-4, 1-6, 2-6, 4-6, in the US Open first round.