Tennis player Akhtar Ali passes away at 81
The legend of Tennis and Ex-Davis Cup coach Mr Akhtar Ali has taken his last breath at the age of 81. he suffered from Parkinson’s disease and other health issues.
About Akhtar Ali
- Born – July 5, 1939
- Became the National junior champion
- He represented in 8 Davis Cup ties against countries such as Pakistan, Malaysia, Iran, Mexico, Japan and Monaco from 1958 to 1964.
- also, he became the captain of Indian Davis Cup in 2008.
- later, he served as National team coach from 1966 to 1993.
- He gave coaching to the national teams of Malaysia (1968-70 and 1991-93) and Belgium (1980-84).