"I used to play tennis during my days in college and my track record was good. Had I been in tennis court, I could have done better than politics. Perhaps I have chosen a wrong path," he said.
Further talking about young tennis player Somdev Debbarman after inaugurating a tennis court funded by North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (Neepco), he said Somdev has made India proud.
"I hope Tripura produces more Somdevs," said Chidambaram.