'Meow' sound tickles our tastebuds', say Gypsies

Chennai:It was a grim day for Hari, a final year college student when his male black cat 'Tommy'...... Read More >>

Fiscal targets likely to be met: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said fiscal deficit targets for current year are...... Read More >>

HC grants bail to woman accused in relator murder case

Madurai: The Madras High Court bench here has granted bail to a woman who acted as honey-trap to...... Read More >>

Nadal crashes out as Sharapova cruises

Melbourne: Rafael Nadal's Australian Open dream lay in tatters Tuesday with the third seed crushed...... Read More >>

Water release from Kelavarapalli dam t'morrow for irrigation

Chennai: Tamil Nadu government today ordered release of water from Kelavarapalli reservoir in...... Read More >>



Wawrinka set for Chennai Open 2015

Tuesday, 26 August 2014
NT Bureau

Chennai: Current world number four Stanislas Wawrinka today confirmed his participation in the 20th edition of the Aircel Chennai Open, scheduled to be held at SDAT Stadium here from 5 to 11 January 2015.

The 29-year-old Australian Open champion has had an incredible 2014 that started with his final victory over Edouard Roger Vasselin in Chennai. Wawrinka followed it up by capturing his first Grand Slam championship title with a stunning four-set victory over top seed Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open final.

Wawrinka said, 'I congratulate the organizers of the Aircel Chennai Open for entering the tournament’s 20th year in India. This will mark my seventh visit to Chennai and I am looking forward to being part of the action and adventure and, of course, all the festivity.'


Today's E-Paper