Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi to reunite off-court for ZEE5’s ‘Break Point’

Legendary Tennis stars Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi are set to collaborate with filmmakers Nitesh Tiwari and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari for a new web docu-series titled, ‘Break Point’. The series showcasing a special behind-the-scenes narrative on the duo’s 1999 Wimbledon win will stream on ZEE5.

Sharing his excitement about the project with a photographs, Tiwari stated:

“Excited and honoured to bring the untold story of tennis legends @leanderpaes and @mbhupathy to the world along with @ashwinytiwari on #Zee5.”

The first Indian pair who won at Wimbledon, will narrate stories and share anecdotes about their friendship and camaraderie; and their historic achievements and international acclaim. After a long stint of doubles partnership, the pair had a brief fallout earlier, but all seems sorted now.

A few days back Paes reminisced and tweeted their photo from the day and stated:

“22 years ago today, we became the first Indians to win @Wimbledon. As two young boys all we dreamt of was making our country proud! ??? @Maheshbhupathi #LeeHesh.”

Bhupathi in his reply to the tweet wrote:

“Hmmm ..That was special!! Do you think it’s time to write another chapter? @Leander #LeeHesh.”

This little exchange between the two created a buzz on the internet, leaving the fans speculating if the winning duo, had something of a reunion on the cards.

The makers have not confirmed the release date of the untitled project yet.

Check out the official logo reveal:

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