Zeeshan Ali

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Zeeshan Ali said : "But Halloween is like the epitome, the peak, of Paganism. I mean, if you want to do something, Halloween is a bit too big – Hallo-Bloody-Ween" External link

memrijttm Wednesday, November 9, 2022 8:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "wants to liberalize and show itself to be accommodating to the tourists and the West," External link

memrijttm Wednesday, November 9, 2022 8:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Matthew Ebden ) : “It is a good chance for everyone. Pros like Matthew Ebden and Ramkumar Ramanathan will impart knowledge to the youngsters” External link

Hindu Sunday, October 16, 2022 7:45:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : ”If a heart patient lives in an area with an average PM2.5 concentration of 15µm/m3 and moves to an area with an average concentration of 25µm/m3, his premature death risk increases by 10 percent,” External link

dailytimesPK Monday, January 17, 2022 5:04:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Except for their No. 1 player ranked 103, the others may not have much experience of playing on grass. That should work to our advantage,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 21, 2021 2:36:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Dominic Thiem ) : “Ramkumar has beaten Dominic Thiem on grass. He played five sets in the final qualifying round of Wimbledon and lost 9-11. He had also made it to the final of the ATP grass event in Newport a few seasons back,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 21, 2021 2:36:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “Having said that, you do not need to be a great player on clay to be in the top-100,” “Tournaments happen all the time simultaneously on different surfaces. You can choose what’s best for you and make it” External link

Hindu Monday, October 11, 2021 7:57:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “We don’t have enough coaches, who can frame the kids’ games once they get out of under-12s and under-14s,” “I have been coaching for close to 24 years in the United States and Europe. It took me five to six years to learn how to coach. There aren’t enough coaches out on the court. There are a lot of people promoting the game…former players, administrators. But too few on the court” External link

Hindu Monday, October 11, 2021 7:57:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “Even though the serve is coming at 145-150, psychologically hitting a winner off a first serve is never easy. First of all, you don’t know whether it’s coming at 150 or 180. Psychologically, hitting a winner off a second serve is easier because you’re invariably looking at putting pressure on that serve. On the first serve, you’re looking at getting a good return back to get into the rally,” External link

expressindia Monday, June 14, 2021 11:08:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “Even though the serve is coming at 145-150, psychologically hitting a winner off a first serve is never easy. First of all, you don’t know whether it’s coming at 150 or 180. Psychologically, hitting a winner off a second serve is easier because you’re invariably looking at putting pressure on that serve. On the first serve, you’re looking at getting a good return back to get into the rally,” External link

expressindia Monday, June 14, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I was impressed with Shrivalli when I saw her in the National junior championship two years ago. She has a big game and one of the best serves among the new lot. She has improved a lot and hopefully this is her first step towards doing well in the international circuit,” External link

Hindu Sunday, March 21, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "I have been one of the coaches who has been working with three generations. Leander Paes is my trainee. I have worked with Ramesh Krishnan, Zeeshan Ali, and I was a private coach of Vijay Amritraj. I have produced more national champions and Davis Cup players in the country than any other coach. My success as a coach is because I try to keep learning and still I am learning," External link

khaleejtimes Sunday, February 7, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "I have been one of the coaches who has been working with three generations. Leander Paes is my trainee. I have worked with Ramesh Krishnan, Zeeshan Ali, and I was a private coach of Vijay Amritraj. I have produced more national champions and Davis Cup players in the country than any other coach. My success as a coach is because I try to keep learning and still I am learning," External link

news18 Sunday, February 7, 2021 1:27:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “The whole project appealed to me when I was told about it in November. I have shifted from Bengaluru with family and been here for a month. This is going to be concrete work, and much more than we have ever done for Indian tennis,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 3, 2021 2:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Saurabh Singh ) : “We will have a camp for a week in a bio bubble atmosphere, with 22 boys. Ashutosh Singh and Saurabh Singh will be the coaches, and I have also taken eight coaches of DLTA after having a session with them,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 3, 2021 2:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "People are mostly coming in for casual slippers. I wouldn't say that the market is good, but it is catching up fast," External link

timesofindia Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:43:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Zeeshan Ali ) : “I was the Don Bosco school cricket captain and used to play table tennis and other games. After my dad [Akhtar Ali] took me to Wimbledon, I decided that tennis was what I wanted to do” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali recalled : “I lost the National junior championship in Jaipur as I was overconfident about being the No. 2 junior in the world. It was a jolt. The following week I won the men’s title,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “We learnt the technique and basics very well. They were drilled into us. You need to have correct footwork and meet the ball right. So, wood or graphite, we connected the ball at the centre of the racquet,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “But following the Supreme Court’s order, we felt that he could be released as he was in prison for no reason,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, April 22, 2020 10:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “But following the Supreme Court’s order, we felt that he could be released as he was in prison for no reason,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, April 22, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I'm not trying to endanger anyone," External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I'm not trying to endanger anyone," External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I'm not trying to endanger anyone," External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's not my job to inspire people to do it," "It's what my fans wanted to see" External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Depending on how the players fare in the tournaments, the team is expected to meet in Zagreb on February 28, and will start training on 29th. The main venue is available to us only from the March 2, but AITA has arranged an alternate venue with similar indoor courts for us to practise and get acclimatised,” External link

Hindu Saturday, February 22, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Experience is one thing that he brings to the table, having played the amount of Davis Cup matches that he has played and won. No matter where we go and which team we play, they all look up to him. It does not have to be only Indian players," External link

newindianexpress Monday, December 2, 2019 11:47:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Experience is one thing that he brings to the table, having played the amount of Davis Cup matches that he has played and won. No matter where we go and which team we play, they all look up to him. It does not have to be only Indian players,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, December 2, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “We have beaten Australia in Australia when it had four top-10 players in 1987,” External link

Hindu Monday, December 2, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “They’ve been hitting the ball very well. We’ve had some good sessions. Adjusting from outdoors to indoors is not very difficult, it’s harder doing it the other way around. But these guys are professionals and have played on all kinds of surfaces and in different conditions,” “The biggest issue is the weather being so cold. Being able to acclimatise to these conditions is not easy, especially keeping in mind injuries and the warm ups and cool downs. So we’ve been focusing a lot on the boys staying healthy. I’m not worried about the (tennis) part of it, the main thing is for them to stay healthy” External link

expressindia Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:45:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali explains : “The place is well insulated. It’s remarkable technology because there’s a big window here, and we can see the snow and -20 odd degree temperature outside, but inside the boys are walking and training in T-shirts and shorts,” “As a result, the court itself is medium to fast, which suits us. The ball is moving well, and it’s almost like playing in normal weather here” External link

expressindia Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:45:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “With him joining, the doubles practice was really high-quality. We appreciate what Bala did,” External link

expressindia Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Sumit was fit and hitting the ball well yesterday. He must be keen to get his first win in Davis Cup,” External link

Hindu Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:38:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “All the players got together nicely and trained with such energy. They all play a high quality game. The original idea for the camp in Delhi was to compete in Islamabad. Even when things changed, we stuck to the plan, and it was good to have all the players together,” External link

Hindu Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:38:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “With him joining, the doubles practice was really high-quality. We appreciate what Bala did,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, November 23, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : "I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It's the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same," External link

firstpost Friday, November 22, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : "I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It's the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same," External link

business-standard Friday, November 22, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : “I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It’s the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same,” External link

india Friday, November 22, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali asked ( about Aqeel Khan ) : “And why Aisam and Aqeel did not boycott when their other ties were moved out of their country? Why this particular tie?” External link

india Friday, November 22, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : "I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It's the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same," External link

news18 Friday, November 22, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 19, 2019 4:28:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

news18 Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:58:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “The winter months are coming and we’ve heard it can touch minus 10 in Kazakhstan,” “Those are difficult conditions but our players are professional and have been on tour for so long. The main concern for them was the safety concern, which if it does happen in Kazakhstan, will not be a problem” External link

expressindia Tuesday, November 19, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “The winter months are coming and we’ve heard it can touch minus 10 in Kazakhstan,” “Those are difficult conditions but our players are professional and have been on tour for so long. The main concern for them was the safety concern, which if it does happen in Kazakhstan, will not be a problem” External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, November 19, 2019 6:29:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “Allies are so important, because without their support this movement is not possible. We are trying to focus on creating a space to educate more people — not just members of the LGBTQIA+ community, but members from the heterosexual community as well. Working on this video has been a learning process for me, and I feel it is great to see that we are able to create a safe space for the LGBTQIA+ community with the inclusion of the other communities. Through this video, I have got the chance to collaborate with people from all walks of life and that’s the beauty of it,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, November 17, 2019 10:33:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says ( about Pakistan Tennis Federation ) : “If it is Pakistan, then at that point in time the selection committee will again meet up and find out from the players as to who is available,” External link

expressindia Friday, November 15, 2019 6:48:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Pakistan Tennis Federation ) : “Normally the ITF needs teams to announce their squad at least three weeks before the tie. They have allowed us some time because this happens to be an exceptional condition,” “The Pakistan federation has till the end of this week to announce the new venue. So we will decide the team based on which country and what the surface will be” External link

expressindia Thursday, November 7, 2019 7:03:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach’s job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 5, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach’s job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required,” External link

india Monday, November 4, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Our main goal right now is to get the best team possible for the Pakistan tie. We all need to work together to ensure success. This is a difficult situation to be in with six of our top singles and doubles players not available,” External link

india Monday, November 4, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach's job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required," External link

newindianexpress Monday, November 4, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach's job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required," External link

business-standard Monday, November 4, 2019 5:16:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I think he deserves to be in the tie,” External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:29:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I enjoy coaching and I work hard. I have produced the maximum national champions and Davis Cup players. I also coached Belgium and Malaysia. I went to the best coaches to learn," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, August 18, 2019 3:37:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I enjoy coaching and I work hard. I have produced the maximum national champions and Davis Cup players. I also coached Belgium and Malaysia. I went to the best coaches to learn," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, August 18, 2019 3:37:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “My father has been very excited about this tie and told me many stories about his own experiences there,” “So far, the process seems to have started. I guess, the wheel has started turning” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 25, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "Prajnesh, at this stage of his career, does not have the luxury of time and has to keep making bold and tough choices to get himself in a position where getting main draw entries in the big events are guaranteed," External link

firstpost Wednesday, March 20, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Playing the qualifying round in Miami was a much better decision than playing a Challenger event where even if he won the event, Prajnesh would have only moved up a few spots on the ATP rankings. How he does this year will also impact his entry into the Olympics next year. Doing well in the next few weeks will also give him some cushioning for the rest of the year when points start to drop off from last year," External link

firstpost Wednesday, March 20, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “Prajnesh now has to plan his schedule carefully since he’s not defending any points,” “His rank is going to go up, and he no longer will have the ‘underdog’ tag wherever he goes. At Indian Wells he wasn’t expected to win, but in other tournaments there will be expectations. So he will have to learn to handle it” External link

expressindia Wednesday, March 13, 2019 11:04:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “The whole idea is not so much about how fast or slow the courts are. It is more about how the boys settle in, in terms of movement, in terms of mental approach. It is completely different playing on grass than it is on hard court and clay,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, January 29, 2019 7:30:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "There are bad bounces which is normal, the ball is staying low. But also having said that, it is still slower than what we expected," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 29, 2019 6:40:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "There are bad bounces which is normal, the ball is staying low. But also having said that, it is still slower than what we expected," External link

news18 Tuesday, January 29, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “If you compare the two teams, they are a far better team on paper. India have always been underdogs in the World Group. But we have reached the finals twice and played the semi-finals once. So, in Davis Cup rankings don’t really matter,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I can already see a difference in how they were hitting yesterday and today. All the players believe they have a very good chance to win the tie,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I think that was a changing point in his career. That made him believe that he could play in tough conditions. He is 28 (he turned 29 last November) and in a normal scenario this would have been more towards the later stage of his career. But this is when he has bloomed,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Mahesh Bhupathi ) : "That was a changing point in his career. He had the belief in himself that he could win the fifth match and Mahesh (Bhupathi, non-playing captain) and I saw the fire in him. Hence we decided to let him play the fifth match," External link

news18 Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Having struggled earlier on in his career, he is 29 now and in a normal scenario it is the latter stage of a tennis player's career. But this is where he seems to have come and really bloomed as far as he is concerned," External link

news18 Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Mahesh Bhupathi ) : "That was a changing point in his career. He had the belief in himself that he could win the fifth match and Mahesh (Bhupathi, non playing captain) and me saw the fire in him. Hence we decided to let him play the fifth match," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Having struggled earlier on in his career, he is 29 now and in a normal scenario it is the latter stage of a tennis player's career. But this is where he seems to have come and really bloomed as far as he is concerned," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "It won't be easy for our players also. We haven't played in grass for a long time," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 23, 2019 6:09:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “In terms of an individual win, Ramkumar beating Dominic Thiem and Prajnesh beating Shapovalov were definitely the two biggest upsets of the year. Bhambri beating Pouille was a great performance as well but in terms of ranking and name, these two were the two biggest wins of the year,” External link

expressindia Thursday, December 27, 2018 8:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali stated : “The season starts with the ATP 250 event in Pune which would be very important for our players considering the new ranking rule change. In terms of team events we don’t have any Asian Games or Olympics in 2019, the focus will be on Davis Cup and with the new format coming in 2019, our match against Italy is very crucial. If we manage to beat them, we get to play in the last-16 in the world in November. After that is all individual events that our players will play but as of right now, it doesn’t look good for Indian players. However, a further assessment can be made after few months in the year,” External link

expressindia Thursday, December 27, 2018 8:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “It’s not fixed that we play three singles and one doubles or two singles and two doubles. It will depend on which team we play. As far as Rohan and Leander are concerned, they had issues in the past but they have also come together and played some amazing matches,” “Each one is ready to play and if they had any issue they would not have made themselves available. They are professionals” External link

expressindia Tuesday, March 7, 2017 6:48:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's like a gold rush," External link

reuters-in Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's like a gold rush," External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:08:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali explains : “For him, if he’s not going to be in the playing four, he’d rather go out and play an ATP tournament to improve his ranking, which is totally understandable,” External link

expressindia Friday, January 6, 2017 8:52:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali asserts : “The thing is that you can’t call Divij and not call Purav, or vice versa. They deserve to be a part of the team for what they have done in 2016. If we were to choose two singles and two doubles, these guys would be very prominent,” External link

expressindia Friday, January 6, 2017 8:52:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “We’ve been talking about him for the last few years, as a player with all the potential. But he hasn’t been able to break in. The next two years are crucial because this is the time he needs to be playing at the top of his game,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, January 4, 2017 8:35:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : “In Pune in February, the temperature would not change much at 11am or 3pm. It would be 2-3 degrees more only. There is no advantage in playing during the day in this month. So we can bring in more people in the evening to the stadium,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 30, 2016 9:33:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “In a city like Pune, it matters. The city has not had a Davis Cup tie for long. People from close cities can also come and support us if we play in the evening,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 30, 2016 9:33:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali asserts : “He didn’t apply for the job, nor did the AITA approach him for it either,” External link

expressindia Saturday, December 24, 2016 9:18:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali explains : “We’ve always wanted to go with three singles players. If we take two doubles specialists, and one of the singles players gets injured, then there will be a problem of who will play the singles rubber on the third day,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 23, 2016 9:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “In the last match when we played New Zealand, we played Saketh and Rohan. Unfortunately they lost in straight sets,” “Saketh and Leander played against Spain, where they combined well and almost pulled off an upset against an Olympic gold medal winning team. So it’ll be good to go with the same team considering they both combined well,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 23, 2016 9:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “The decision to have an additional single player was based on past experience,” “God forbid if something happens to either of the two singles guys, you will still have a backup. That was our thinking” External link

Hindu Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:17:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : “When Rohan and Saketh [Myneni] played New Zealand last year, they lost to Marcus Daniell and Artem Sitak in straight sets,” External link

Hindu Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:17:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Not having played enough five setters was the difference. Matches like the one he played in Chandigarh and here makes you mentally tough. It is different playing five setters. After the third set, it was difficult for him to maintain the intensity. If he could have kept it close in the fourth set initially, it could have been different," External link

rediff Friday, September 16, 2016 9:47:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "There have been speculations that Leander has complained that he doesn't want to share a room with Rohan (Bopanna), but there's no truth to it. I and the organisers were aware that he was to reach Rio on Thursday (August 4). Sure he will be low on time for the match on August 6, but he practiced on arriving will be ready for the match," External link

ibtimes-in Friday, August 5, 2016 12:12:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “He’s always been a straight-forward person. He thinks hard, makes up his mind about something and then goes out to get it,” External link

expressindia Sunday, June 19, 2016 5:47:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “He was always a big guy, with a big game and a lot of potential. But he never managed to justify it in his rankings. He could have gotten into the top 150’s or 100’s,” External link

expressindia Sunday, June 19, 2016 5:47:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's time to look forward now. Leander and Rohan have it in them to fight tough for medal. It will be tough no doubt but they have been there at top level for some time now. Putting aside differences, they make a decent combination keeping in mind the field," External link

rediff Saturday, June 11, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Our property expos in Lahore are always monumental success stories, and it looks like this one will be the biggest and the best one yet. We are certain that property enthusiasts from across the city will appreciate the immense effort that has gone into putting on an event of this scale that features insights into the market from key players, details of upcoming projects, and a great opportunity for buyer-seller interaction," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, May 26, 2016 5:27:00 PM EAT



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Zeeshan Ali said : "But Halloween is like the epitome, the peak, of Paganism. I mean, if you want to do something, Halloween is a bit too big – Hallo-Bloody-Ween" External link

memrijttm Wednesday, November 9, 2022 8:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "wants to liberalize and show itself to be accommodating to the tourists and the West," External link

memrijttm Wednesday, November 9, 2022 8:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Matthew Ebden ) : “It is a good chance for everyone. Pros like Matthew Ebden and Ramkumar Ramanathan will impart knowledge to the youngsters” External link

Hindu Sunday, October 16, 2022 7:45:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : ”If a heart patient lives in an area with an average PM2.5 concentration of 15µm/m3 and moves to an area with an average concentration of 25µm/m3, his premature death risk increases by 10 percent,” External link

dailytimesPK Monday, January 17, 2022 5:04:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Except for their No. 1 player ranked 103, the others may not have much experience of playing on grass. That should work to our advantage,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 21, 2021 2:36:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Dominic Thiem ) : “Ramkumar has beaten Dominic Thiem on grass. He played five sets in the final qualifying round of Wimbledon and lost 9-11. He had also made it to the final of the ATP grass event in Newport a few seasons back,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, December 21, 2021 2:36:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “Having said that, you do not need to be a great player on clay to be in the top-100,” “Tournaments happen all the time simultaneously on different surfaces. You can choose what’s best for you and make it” External link

Hindu Monday, October 11, 2021 7:57:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “We don’t have enough coaches, who can frame the kids’ games once they get out of under-12s and under-14s,” “I have been coaching for close to 24 years in the United States and Europe. It took me five to six years to learn how to coach. There aren’t enough coaches out on the court. There are a lot of people promoting the game…former players, administrators. But too few on the court” External link

Hindu Monday, October 11, 2021 7:57:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “Even though the serve is coming at 145-150, psychologically hitting a winner off a first serve is never easy. First of all, you don’t know whether it’s coming at 150 or 180. Psychologically, hitting a winner off a second serve is easier because you’re invariably looking at putting pressure on that serve. On the first serve, you’re looking at getting a good return back to get into the rally,” External link

expressindia Monday, June 14, 2021 11:08:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “Even though the serve is coming at 145-150, psychologically hitting a winner off a first serve is never easy. First of all, you don’t know whether it’s coming at 150 or 180. Psychologically, hitting a winner off a second serve is easier because you’re invariably looking at putting pressure on that serve. On the first serve, you’re looking at getting a good return back to get into the rally,” External link

expressindia Monday, June 14, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I was impressed with Shrivalli when I saw her in the National junior championship two years ago. She has a big game and one of the best serves among the new lot. She has improved a lot and hopefully this is her first step towards doing well in the international circuit,” External link

Hindu Sunday, March 21, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "I have been one of the coaches who has been working with three generations. Leander Paes is my trainee. I have worked with Ramesh Krishnan, Zeeshan Ali, and I was a private coach of Vijay Amritraj. I have produced more national champions and Davis Cup players in the country than any other coach. My success as a coach is because I try to keep learning and still I am learning," External link

khaleejtimes Sunday, February 7, 2021 4:19:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "I have been one of the coaches who has been working with three generations. Leander Paes is my trainee. I have worked with Ramesh Krishnan, Zeeshan Ali, and I was a private coach of Vijay Amritraj. I have produced more national champions and Davis Cup players in the country than any other coach. My success as a coach is because I try to keep learning and still I am learning," External link

news18 Sunday, February 7, 2021 1:27:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “The whole project appealed to me when I was told about it in November. I have shifted from Bengaluru with family and been here for a month. This is going to be concrete work, and much more than we have ever done for Indian tennis,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 3, 2021 2:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Saurabh Singh ) : “We will have a camp for a week in a bio bubble atmosphere, with 22 boys. Ashutosh Singh and Saurabh Singh will be the coaches, and I have also taken eight coaches of DLTA after having a session with them,” External link

Hindu Sunday, January 3, 2021 2:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "People are mostly coming in for casual slippers. I wouldn't say that the market is good, but it is catching up fast," External link

timesofindia Thursday, June 11, 2020 11:43:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Zeeshan Ali ) : “I was the Don Bosco school cricket captain and used to play table tennis and other games. After my dad [Akhtar Ali] took me to Wimbledon, I decided that tennis was what I wanted to do” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali recalled : “I lost the National junior championship in Jaipur as I was overconfident about being the No. 2 junior in the world. It was a jolt. The following week I won the men’s title,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “We learnt the technique and basics very well. They were drilled into us. You need to have correct footwork and meet the ball right. So, wood or graphite, we connected the ball at the centre of the racquet,” External link

Hindu Saturday, May 9, 2020 6:51:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “But following the Supreme Court’s order, we felt that he could be released as he was in prison for no reason,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, April 22, 2020 10:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “But following the Supreme Court’s order, we felt that he could be released as he was in prison for no reason,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, April 22, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I'm not trying to endanger anyone," External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I'm not trying to endanger anyone," External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I'm not trying to endanger anyone," External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's not my job to inspire people to do it," "It's what my fans wanted to see" External link

patch Friday, March 27, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Depending on how the players fare in the tournaments, the team is expected to meet in Zagreb on February 28, and will start training on 29th. The main venue is available to us only from the March 2, but AITA has arranged an alternate venue with similar indoor courts for us to practise and get acclimatised,” External link

Hindu Saturday, February 22, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Experience is one thing that he brings to the table, having played the amount of Davis Cup matches that he has played and won. No matter where we go and which team we play, they all look up to him. It does not have to be only Indian players," External link

newindianexpress Monday, December 2, 2019 11:47:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Experience is one thing that he brings to the table, having played the amount of Davis Cup matches that he has played and won. No matter where we go and which team we play, they all look up to him. It does not have to be only Indian players,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, December 2, 2019 8:25:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “We have beaten Australia in Australia when it had four top-10 players in 1987,” External link

Hindu Monday, December 2, 2019 6:14:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “They’ve been hitting the ball very well. We’ve had some good sessions. Adjusting from outdoors to indoors is not very difficult, it’s harder doing it the other way around. But these guys are professionals and have played on all kinds of surfaces and in different conditions,” “The biggest issue is the weather being so cold. Being able to acclimatise to these conditions is not easy, especially keeping in mind injuries and the warm ups and cool downs. So we’ve been focusing a lot on the boys staying healthy. I’m not worried about the (tennis) part of it, the main thing is for them to stay healthy” External link

expressindia Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:45:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali explains : “The place is well insulated. It’s remarkable technology because there’s a big window here, and we can see the snow and -20 odd degree temperature outside, but inside the boys are walking and training in T-shirts and shorts,” “As a result, the court itself is medium to fast, which suits us. The ball is moving well, and it’s almost like playing in normal weather here” External link

expressindia Wednesday, November 27, 2019 6:45:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “With him joining, the doubles practice was really high-quality. We appreciate what Bala did,” External link

expressindia Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Sumit was fit and hitting the ball well yesterday. He must be keen to get his first win in Davis Cup,” External link

Hindu Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:38:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “All the players got together nicely and trained with such energy. They all play a high quality game. The original idea for the camp in Delhi was to compete in Islamabad. Even when things changed, we stuck to the plan, and it was good to have all the players together,” External link

Hindu Saturday, November 23, 2019 7:38:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “With him joining, the doubles practice was really high-quality. We appreciate what Bala did,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, November 23, 2019 5:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : "I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It's the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same," External link

firstpost Friday, November 22, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : "I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It's the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same," External link

business-standard Friday, November 22, 2019 6:29:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : “I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It’s the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same,” External link

india Friday, November 22, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali asked ( about Aqeel Khan ) : “And why Aisam and Aqeel did not boycott when their other ties were moved out of their country? Why this particular tie?” External link

india Friday, November 22, 2019 6:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Aqeel Khan ) : "I feel Aisam and Aqeel just overreacted by deciding not to play this tie. They did not need to do it. It's the ITF which moved the tie out of Islamabad, though we had our reasons to request ITF the same," External link

news18 Friday, November 22, 2019 5:42:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 19, 2019 4:28:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

business-standard Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:10:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

news18 Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:58:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "That's not our concern. Our job is to win the tie," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, November 19, 2019 12:06:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “The winter months are coming and we’ve heard it can touch minus 10 in Kazakhstan,” “Those are difficult conditions but our players are professional and have been on tour for so long. The main concern for them was the safety concern, which if it does happen in Kazakhstan, will not be a problem” External link

expressindia Tuesday, November 19, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali added : “The winter months are coming and we’ve heard it can touch minus 10 in Kazakhstan,” “Those are difficult conditions but our players are professional and have been on tour for so long. The main concern for them was the safety concern, which if it does happen in Kazakhstan, will not be a problem” External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, November 19, 2019 6:29:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “Allies are so important, because without their support this movement is not possible. We are trying to focus on creating a space to educate more people — not just members of the LGBTQIA+ community, but members from the heterosexual community as well. Working on this video has been a learning process for me, and I feel it is great to see that we are able to create a safe space for the LGBTQIA+ community with the inclusion of the other communities. Through this video, I have got the chance to collaborate with people from all walks of life and that’s the beauty of it,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, November 17, 2019 10:33:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says ( about Pakistan Tennis Federation ) : “If it is Pakistan, then at that point in time the selection committee will again meet up and find out from the players as to who is available,” External link

expressindia Friday, November 15, 2019 6:48:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said ( about Pakistan Tennis Federation ) : “Normally the ITF needs teams to announce their squad at least three weeks before the tie. They have allowed us some time because this happens to be an exceptional condition,” “The Pakistan federation has till the end of this week to announce the new venue. So we will decide the team based on which country and what the surface will be” External link

expressindia Thursday, November 7, 2019 7:03:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach’s job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, November 5, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach’s job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required,” External link

india Monday, November 4, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “Our main goal right now is to get the best team possible for the Pakistan tie. We all need to work together to ensure success. This is a difficult situation to be in with six of our top singles and doubles players not available,” External link

india Monday, November 4, 2019 7:06:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach's job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required," External link

newindianexpress Monday, November 4, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "He will be fourth captain since I took up the coach's job. Rohit knows the game and is also an administrator. He may not know the younger players very well but he is a friendly person, who has tennis as his priority. He has been on Davis Cup team with me and knows what is required," External link

business-standard Monday, November 4, 2019 5:16:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I think he deserves to be in the tie,” External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, October 1, 2019 10:29:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I enjoy coaching and I work hard. I have produced the maximum national champions and Davis Cup players. I also coached Belgium and Malaysia. I went to the best coaches to learn," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, August 18, 2019 3:37:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "I enjoy coaching and I work hard. I have produced the maximum national champions and Davis Cup players. I also coached Belgium and Malaysia. I went to the best coaches to learn," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, August 18, 2019 3:37:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali adds : “My father has been very excited about this tie and told me many stories about his own experiences there,” “So far, the process seems to have started. I guess, the wheel has started turning” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 25, 2019 7:30:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "Prajnesh, at this stage of his career, does not have the luxury of time and has to keep making bold and tough choices to get himself in a position where getting main draw entries in the big events are guaranteed," External link

firstpost Wednesday, March 20, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Playing the qualifying round in Miami was a much better decision than playing a Challenger event where even if he won the event, Prajnesh would have only moved up a few spots on the ATP rankings. How he does this year will also impact his entry into the Olympics next year. Doing well in the next few weeks will also give him some cushioning for the rest of the year when points start to drop off from last year," External link

firstpost Wednesday, March 20, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “Prajnesh now has to plan his schedule carefully since he’s not defending any points,” “His rank is going to go up, and he no longer will have the ‘underdog’ tag wherever he goes. At Indian Wells he wasn’t expected to win, but in other tournaments there will be expectations. So he will have to learn to handle it” External link

expressindia Wednesday, March 13, 2019 11:04:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “The whole idea is not so much about how fast or slow the courts are. It is more about how the boys settle in, in terms of movement, in terms of mental approach. It is completely different playing on grass than it is on hard court and clay,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, January 29, 2019 7:30:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "There are bad bounces which is normal, the ball is staying low. But also having said that, it is still slower than what we expected," External link

dnaindia Tuesday, January 29, 2019 6:40:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "There are bad bounces which is normal, the ball is staying low. But also having said that, it is still slower than what we expected," External link

news18 Tuesday, January 29, 2019 6:32:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “If you compare the two teams, they are a far better team on paper. India have always been underdogs in the World Group. But we have reached the finals twice and played the semi-finals once. So, in Davis Cup rankings don’t really matter,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I can already see a difference in how they were hitting yesterday and today. All the players believe they have a very good chance to win the tie,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “I think that was a changing point in his career. That made him believe that he could play in tough conditions. He is 28 (he turned 29 last November) and in a normal scenario this would have been more towards the later stage of his career. But this is when he has bloomed,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, January 24, 2019 8:15:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Mahesh Bhupathi ) : "That was a changing point in his career. He had the belief in himself that he could win the fifth match and Mahesh (Bhupathi, non-playing captain) and I saw the fire in him. Hence we decided to let him play the fifth match," External link

news18 Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Having struggled earlier on in his career, he is 29 now and in a normal scenario it is the latter stage of a tennis player's career. But this is where he seems to have come and really bloomed as far as he is concerned," External link

news18 Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told ( about Mahesh Bhupathi ) : "That was a changing point in his career. He had the belief in himself that he could win the fifth match and Mahesh (Bhupathi, non playing captain) and me saw the fire in him. Hence we decided to let him play the fifth match," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Having struggled earlier on in his career, he is 29 now and in a normal scenario it is the latter stage of a tennis player's career. But this is where he seems to have come and really bloomed as far as he is concerned," External link

business-standard Thursday, January 24, 2019 6:22:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : "It won't be easy for our players also. We haven't played in grass for a long time," External link

business-standard Wednesday, January 23, 2019 6:09:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “In terms of an individual win, Ramkumar beating Dominic Thiem and Prajnesh beating Shapovalov were definitely the two biggest upsets of the year. Bhambri beating Pouille was a great performance as well but in terms of ranking and name, these two were the two biggest wins of the year,” External link

expressindia Thursday, December 27, 2018 8:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali stated : “The season starts with the ATP 250 event in Pune which would be very important for our players considering the new ranking rule change. In terms of team events we don’t have any Asian Games or Olympics in 2019, the focus will be on Davis Cup and with the new format coming in 2019, our match against Italy is very crucial. If we manage to beat them, we get to play in the last-16 in the world in November. After that is all individual events that our players will play but as of right now, it doesn’t look good for Indian players. However, a further assessment can be made after few months in the year,” External link

expressindia Thursday, December 27, 2018 8:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “It’s not fixed that we play three singles and one doubles or two singles and two doubles. It will depend on which team we play. As far as Rohan and Leander are concerned, they had issues in the past but they have also come together and played some amazing matches,” “Each one is ready to play and if they had any issue they would not have made themselves available. They are professionals” External link

expressindia Tuesday, March 7, 2017 6:48:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's like a gold rush," External link

reuters-in Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:20:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's like a gold rush," External link

channelnewsasia Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:08:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali explains : “For him, if he’s not going to be in the playing four, he’d rather go out and play an ATP tournament to improve his ranking, which is totally understandable,” External link

expressindia Friday, January 6, 2017 8:52:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali asserts : “The thing is that you can’t call Divij and not call Purav, or vice versa. They deserve to be a part of the team for what they have done in 2016. If we were to choose two singles and two doubles, these guys would be very prominent,” External link

expressindia Friday, January 6, 2017 8:52:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “We’ve been talking about him for the last few years, as a player with all the potential. But he hasn’t been able to break in. The next two years are crucial because this is the time he needs to be playing at the top of his game,” External link

expressindia Wednesday, January 4, 2017 8:35:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : “In Pune in February, the temperature would not change much at 11am or 3pm. It would be 2-3 degrees more only. There is no advantage in playing during the day in this month. So we can bring in more people in the evening to the stadium,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 30, 2016 9:33:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “In a city like Pune, it matters. The city has not had a Davis Cup tie for long. People from close cities can also come and support us if we play in the evening,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 30, 2016 9:33:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali asserts : “He didn’t apply for the job, nor did the AITA approach him for it either,” External link

expressindia Saturday, December 24, 2016 9:18:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali explains : “We’ve always wanted to go with three singles players. If we take two doubles specialists, and one of the singles players gets injured, then there will be a problem of who will play the singles rubber on the third day,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 23, 2016 9:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “In the last match when we played New Zealand, we played Saketh and Rohan. Unfortunately they lost in straight sets,” “Saketh and Leander played against Spain, where they combined well and almost pulled off an upset against an Olympic gold medal winning team. So it’ll be good to go with the same team considering they both combined well,” External link

expressindia Friday, December 23, 2016 9:58:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : “The decision to have an additional single player was based on past experience,” “God forbid if something happens to either of the two singles guys, you will still have a backup. That was our thinking” External link

Hindu Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:17:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali told : “When Rohan and Saketh [Myneni] played New Zealand last year, they lost to Marcus Daniell and Artem Sitak in straight sets,” External link

Hindu Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:17:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Not having played enough five setters was the difference. Matches like the one he played in Chandigarh and here makes you mentally tough. It is different playing five setters. After the third set, it was difficult for him to maintain the intensity. If he could have kept it close in the fourth set initially, it could have been different," External link

rediff Friday, September 16, 2016 9:47:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "There have been speculations that Leander has complained that he doesn't want to share a room with Rohan (Bopanna), but there's no truth to it. I and the organisers were aware that he was to reach Rio on Thursday (August 4). Sure he will be low on time for the match on August 6, but he practiced on arriving will be ready for the match," External link

ibtimes-in Friday, August 5, 2016 12:12:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “He’s always been a straight-forward person. He thinks hard, makes up his mind about something and then goes out to get it,” External link

expressindia Sunday, June 19, 2016 5:47:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali says : “He was always a big guy, with a big game and a lot of potential. But he never managed to justify it in his rankings. He could have gotten into the top 150’s or 100’s,” External link

expressindia Sunday, June 19, 2016 5:47:00 AM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "It's time to look forward now. Leander and Rohan have it in them to fight tough for medal. It will be tough no doubt but they have been there at top level for some time now. Putting aside differences, they make a decent combination keeping in mind the field," External link

rediff Saturday, June 11, 2016 4:59:00 PM EAT

Zeeshan Ali said : "Our property expos in Lahore are always monumental success stories, and it looks like this one will be the biggest and the best one yet. We are certain that property enthusiasts from across the city will appreciate the immense effort that has gone into putting on an event of this scale that features insights into the market from key players, details of upcoming projects, and a great opportunity for buyer-seller interaction," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, May 26, 2016 5:27:00 PM EAT



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