Boris Becker urged Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza to team up to take the game forward in India.
Naomi Osaka split with Sascha Bajin, who led her to a pair of Grand Slam titles as well as the world number one ranking over the past year.
Sania Mirza posted a heartfelt message for the CRPF soldiers, who lost their lives in the Pulwama terror attack.
Angelique Kerber won 1-6, 6-2, 7-5 (7/4) in a tough encounter against Barbora Strycova.
It completed another bad day for organisers who lost their main attraction on the eve of the tournament, Naomi Osaka.
Naomi Osaka recently won the Australian Open, beating Petra Kvitova in the final.
In Geneva on Friday to launch the third edition of the Laver Cup, Roger Federer mapped out his goals for the season.
No Indian Davis Cup squad have travelled to Pakistan since March 1964.
Kiki Bertens fired eight aces to prevail 7-6 (7/2), 6-4 in one hour 43 minutes to record her first ever win over Donna Vekic.
Andreas Seppi guided Italy into the first finals of the revamped Davis Cup after beating India 3-1 in the world group qualifier.
Rafael Nadal proposed to Mery Perello for marriage and soon, the two will tie the knot.
Italy took a 2-0 lead in the second rubber of the Davis Cup World Group qualifier tie.
The venue boasts of an impressive 8-2 win-loss record for India, including the solitary victory over Italy in the 1985's World Group 1st Round.
Leander Paes has been left out of the squad on basis of his world ranking.
Andy Murray had said ahead of Australian Open that he intended to retire following the 2019 edition of Wimbledon.
Novak Djokovic decimated Rafael Nadal to claim a record seventh Australian Open mens singles title.
Rafael Nadal had played an outstanding level of tennis at the tournament without dropping a set until he met Novak Djokovic.