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Chennai Tennis Centre - Suresh Kumar

S.Suresh Kumar

Mr.Suresh Kumar has the experience of playing top level tennis and has been ranked among the top 10 players in India. He has been teaching tennis for more than 15 years and has worked with several National champions in various age groups. He has been the national coach for the Indian junior teams and a travelling coach for the ITF Asian teams. He has been appointed by the All India Tennis Association as the Expert for the Level 3 coach's courses in India and serves as the Tutor for the courses.

Chennai Tennis Centre - R.Balaji


Mr.Balaji had been teaching tennis for the past 12 years. Out of which he had spent 7 years in the US (Julian Krinsky tennis Club, Philadelphia) teaching tennis to all age groups. Also been in-charge of educating the summer tennis pros in the Julian Krinsky Summer Camps and Programs. Also attended the All India Tennis Association LEVEL III (ITF LEVEL I) COACHES COURSE conducted in 2009 (Chennai). As a player, was ranked among the top 20 players in India. Had also represented Madras University for 5 years and had won the All India Inter University 3 times. Was also a part of the Tamilnadu team that won the Bronze medal in the 4th National games held in Bangalore.

Chennai Tennis Centre - Sam Samuel

Sam Samuel

Mr. Sam has been teaching tennis for more than 20 years and has the experience of working in different academies in India and abroad. He has the experience of competing extensively at the National level tournaments. He is an expert at working with children and intermediate players and has the ability to motivate them with ease towards higher levels.

Chennai Tennis Centre - Bhaskaran


Mr.Bhaskar had been teaching tennis for the past 6 years and had been a part of the Chennai Tennis Centre for the past 4 years. He has also worked in Vellore Shristi School tennis program and had been handling the Play and Stay tennis program for the Schools program. He had been working with the tiny tots and the beginners program and is good at motivating and bringing out the enthusiasm in the beginners level. As a player he had played extensively at the high-school level and had represented his school in the inter-school tournaments.

Chennai Tennis Centre - Ranjith


Mr. Ranjith had been teaching tennis for the past 3 years but had been a part of the Chennai Tennis Centre for the past 7 years. He had initially started out as the fitness instructor for the Centre and has now moved on to teaching tennis. He is one of the best at motivating the students to attain their full potentials. Is in-charge of the Adult programs in all centres and also structuring the fitness regime for all the tournament level children in all centres. He has played tennis extensively in the school and college level and had represented his school and college.

Chennai Tennis Centre - Priesh Kumar

Priesh Kumar

Priesh is a B.E. graduate and is currently doing his masters in engineering from Anna University. He has played south zone inter- university tennis for 4 years and twice represented inter-zonal tennis tournaments. He is just 22 years old and is a Professional Tennis Registry of the United States certified coach. He has started his coaching carrier at the Chennai Tennis Centre and has the potential to become a top level tennis coach in the near future.