Residence: Mumbai, India
Birthplace: Calcutta, India
Height: 5' 10" Weight: 171lbs
Plays: Right-handed (one-handed backhand)
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- 2013 marks Leander's fifth season playing Mylan WTT.
- Helped lead the Kastles to the 2009, 2011 and 2012 Championship. Was named the League's Male MVP in 2011.
- Completed a Career Grand Slam by winning the men's doubles title at the 2012 Australian Open (w/ Stepanek).
- Reached the 2012 US Open men's double final (w/Stepanek).
- 600th doubles win came at 2012 Indian Wells tournament.
- Former world No. 1 in doubles, currently ranked No. 15 in doubles (May 2013).
- Has captured four ATP doubles titles in 2012 (Australian Open, Miami, Chennai & Shanghai) to bring his total number of doubles titles to 51.
- Winner of 13 Grand Slam doubles titles (7 men's, 6 mixed). He has won the most Grand Slams of any Indian player.
- Olympic bronze medalist in singles at the 1996 Atlanta Games.
- Member of the Indian Davis Cup team since 1990 and player/captain since 2004.
- In 2001, along with Bhupathi, received India's highest honor - the Padma Shri.
- Official website: www.brandleander.com
- Follow Leander on Twitter at @leandersays