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Mahesh Bhupathi Biography

Mahesh Shrinivas Bhupathi is an ace Indian professional tennis player and widely acclaimed as one of the most terrific double players in the world with 12 Grand Slam titles and other instances of praiseworthy successes to his credit. Bhupathi has had several successful partnerships with some legendary players in his career including Martina Hingis but his partnership with Leander Paes during the 90s is the one that worked wonders with his Indian fans. In 1999, Mahesh Bhupathi won three doubles titles with Leander Paes, including French Open and Wimbledon, thus marking them as the first doubles team to reach the finals of all four Grand Slams since 1952. On 26 April of that year, they became the world no. 1 doubles team. Bhupathi also won the US Open mixed doubles with Ai Sugiyama of Japan. Bhupathi has won a total of four doubles titles by teaming up with Paes in 2001. In 2006, Bhupathi teamed with Martina Hingis in a wild card entry at the Australian Open mixed doubles competition and won the championship. It was the sixth mixed doubles Grand Slam for Bhupathi, and a first for Hingis. In 2002, Bhupathi paired with Max Mirnyi and went on to grab the US Open Doubles title. The same year Bhupathi was conferred with the highest civilian awards in India- the Padma Shri. In 2007, Bhupathi partnered Radek Stepanek to reach the doubles final of the French Open. 2009 saw Bhupathi and Sania Mirza winning the mixed doubles title at the Australian Open. The same pair won the French Open mixed doubles on 7th June 2012. He is currently married to the Bollywood actress Lara Dutta with whom Mahesh Bhupathi has a daughter - Saira.

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5 Indian sportspersons who you did not know married Bollywood stars
5 Indian sportspersons who you did not know married Bollywood stars
Five times when the world of sports and films came together!
Mahesh Bhupathi reacts angrily after Lara Dutta's hilarious tweet on Mumbai rains
Mahesh Bhupathi reacts angrily after Lara Dutta's hilarious tweet on Mumbai rains
Mahesh Bhupathi did not find the funny side of Lara Dutta's tweet.
India at the Davis Cup: Top singles players urgently required
India at the Davis Cup: Top singles players urgently required
The Indian team has done well in the Davis Cup only when top singles players have been a part of the squad.
Mahesh Bhupathi attempts to shut out false claims by Leander Paes with these screenshots
Mahesh Bhupathi attempts to shut out false claims by Leander Paes with these screenshots
Bhupathi uploaded screenshots of his conversation with Leander Paes on Facebook.
Davis Cup: Leander Paes questions Mahesh Bhupathi's style after being left out of squad
Davis Cup: Leander Paes questions Mahesh Bhupathi's style after being left out of squad
For the first time in 27 years, Paes has not made the Davis Cup squad when fit.
Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi's reconciliation good for Indian tennis: Naresh Kumar
Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi's reconciliation good for Indian tennis: Naresh Kumar
Kumar also gave his opinion on Roger Federer's spectacular comeback from injury.
Watch: Sachin Tendulkar, Sania Mirza and others star in spine-tingling rendition of the national anthem
Watch: Sachin Tendulkar, Sania Mirza and others star in spine-tingling rendition of the national anthem
Watch India's greatest sporting heroes singing the national anthem on this Republic Day.
Bopanna dropped from India's Davis Cup squad, Mahesh Bhupathi joins team
Bopanna dropped from India's Davis Cup squad, Mahesh Bhupathi joins team
Bopanna's replacement is yet to be revealed.
HCL Tennis Junior Tour and Masters 2016 - Day 5 (Finals)
HCL Tennis Junior Tour and Masters 2016 - Day 5 (Finals)
Winners of the Masters to get trained at the Rafa Nadal Academy in Spain.
IPTL 2016: Teams announced, one Big Four member confirmed to play
IPTL 2016: Teams announced, one Big Four member confirmed to play
So far, the only ATP top-10 singles player is the World No. 5 Kei Nishikori who will be helming the Japan Warriors.
HCL Tennis Junior Tour and Masters 2016 - Day 1 kicks off with some fascinating encounters
HCL Tennis Junior Tour and Masters 2016 - Day 1 kicks off with some fascinating encounters
Winners of the Masters to get trained at the Rafa Nadal Academy in Spain.
5 of the biggest feuds in Indian sporting history
5 of the biggest feuds in Indian sporting history
A look at 5 of the ugliest spats in Indian sporting history.
The saga of Leander Paes and his many public feuds - from Bhupathi to Bopanna
The saga of Leander Paes and his many public feuds - from Bhupathi to Bopanna
Paes has had prior issues with a number of players. Here's a look into his various feuds on and off the court.
Looking back at India's five previous performances at the Davis Cup
Looking back at India's five previous performances at the Davis Cup
A throwback to India's previous five Davis Cup performances.
Mahesh Bhupathi says Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna should not have been expected to win medals at Rio 2016
Mahesh Bhupathi says Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna should not have been expected to win medals at Rio 2016
Paes' former partner Mahesh Bhupathi spoke out in Mumbai about Paes and Bopanna's dismal Olympic showing at Rio 2016.
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