Leander Adrian Paes

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Birthday
17, 1973
Birthplace
India
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
17, 1973 (age 46)
Birthplace
India

About

Indian tennis pro and Olympic bronze medalist who turned pro in 1991 and achieved 13 Grand Slam titles by 2013.

Before Fame

He attended La Martiniere Calcutta, Madras Christian College Hr Sec School, Chennai, and the Loyola College, Chennai.

Trivia

He was born into an athletic family: his father won a 1972 Olympic bronze medal in hockey and his mother was a basketball team captain for India in the 1980 Asian Basketball Championship.

Family Life

He married Rhea Pillai, with whom he fathered a daughter, Aiyana.

Associated With

He was defeated by Roger Federer in a doubles match at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.