27 Sep 2013

Captains’ Corner - Narender Nath Surat


By Sandra Harwitt

Narender Nath Surat was an Indian National runner-up four times and won the National Indian Hardcourt title in 1982. From 1983 to 1993, Surat was ranked among the top 4 Indian players. His coaching career first took him to the United States - Florida specifically - where he worked at the Welby Horn Academy.

On return to Hyderbad, he’s worked with a number National Teams, traveling on the Satellite circuit and as a junior coach. Surat is the Director of Coaching at NVK Tennis Academy in Hyderbad, India. Surat believes this Davis Cup by BNP Paribas experience is one that is enabling his players - Sumit Nagal, Garvit Batra, and Sahil Deshmukh - are getting to see the quality of international juniors around the world. 

Junior Davis Cup - Indian captain Narender Nath Surat