New Delhi, 15 June, 2012: The All India Tennis Association has selected Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi to represent India in the men's doubles tennis event for the London Olympics. The mens doubles event is one of those events in which India has a chance to win an Olympic medal.
Earlier Rohan Bopanna was considered to be pair along with Mahesh Bhupathi, but AITA voted for the senior players. Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi is in good form and has showcased good perfomances including French Open and the Australian Open. However Bhupathi and Bopanna has issued a joint statement criticising the AITA decision.