India has many sport enthusiasts and tennis is one of the most popular games among people here. India has given a number of tennis players to the world who have international recognition because of their work. Tennis was introduced in India by the British army and civilian officers in 1880s. Earlier it was only the Britishers and other foreign players who were considered good, but later Indians also started taking interest in tennis and gained fame in the game. Many tournaments started to be held in India after this like the Punjab Lawn Tennis Championship at Lahore,Bengal Lawn Tennis Championship in Kolkata, the All India Tennis Championship in Allahabad etc.
India is among many other countries with quite a number of hill stations and high peaked mountains which receive a good amount of snowfall every year in the month of December and January. Because of this, India has many tourist destinations which have winter sport facilities. Some of the places in India with these facilities are Gulmarg, Jammu & Kashmir, Manali, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh etc.
Here are some amazing and interesting cricket facts that you must know whether you are a cricket fan or not. Some facts are so amazing that you will laugh like hell after reading them. Read these 15 interesting facts about Indian Cricket here: