Hailing from the district of Kodagu in Karnataka, Rohan Bopanna ranks among the most premier tennis
players of the country, specializing on grass courts.
Rohan took to Tennis at the age of 11 but continued to play hockey and football until deciding to pursue
tennis professionally at the age of 19
His powerful serve coupled with his huge on court presence has made him one of the most
coveted doubles players on the international tennis circuit.
He made his debut for India in 2002 and since then has been flying the flag of our nation with utmost dignity and honour, reminiscent of his personality
that has made him so popular amongst his fellow professional tennis players
Over the years, Rohan has partnered with numerous players in both men’s doubles and mixed doubles tournaments across the globe. In 2017,
Rohan went on to win his first grand slam by winning the French Open in the mixed doubles event along with his Canadian partner Gabriela
To commemorate his contribution to the sport, Rohan was awarded the Arjuna Award in 2018.
Having been an influential tennis player for a number of years, Rohan has set up his own Tennis Academy in Bengaluru to inspire
the next generation of tennis players into representing our nation at the international stage and develop tennis at the grassroots level.
A certified barista, Rohan also has his own line of coffee- Rohan Bopanna Master Blend, the beans of which are sourced from his
coffee estate in Coorg. The Madapur Club in Coorg has also named a stand on his name.