Tennis


rafa nadal
April 21, 2018 10:56:15 am

Rafael Nadal's bid for a record-extending 11th Monte Carlo Masters title is proving more comfortable than he imagined after his latest return from injury.

rafael nadal
April 20, 2018 11:07:41 pm

Rafael Nadal won nine straight games to open his match against Dominic Thiem, quickly advancing to the Monte Carlo Masters semifinals with a 6-0, 6-2 victory on Friday.

Spain players celebrate Davis Cup win against Germany
April 20, 2018 6:34:48 pm

Anand Amritraj, who was part of the Indian Davis Cup team that reached the final in 1974, said the tournament is bigger than players and should not be diluted.

monte carlo
April 20, 2018 9:47:38 am

Novak Djokovic lost to Dominic Thiem 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-3 Thursday in the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters.

rafael nadal
April 19, 2018 3:53:19 pm

Rafael Nadal doesn't see himself skipping any major tournaments the way Roger Federer has been sitting out the French Open.

novak djokovic
April 18, 2018 9:54:52 pm

Novak Djokovic needed 10 match points to beat Borna Coric 7-6 (2) 7-5 Wednesday and reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters.

sharapova
April 18, 2018 8:38:28 pm

Maria Sharapova will compete at the Birmingham Classic grasscourt event in the lead-up to Wimbledon, Britain's Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) announced on Wednesday.

alexander zverev
April 18, 2018 10:40:50 am

Alexander Zverev, Grigor Dimitrov and Dominic Thiem all came from a set down to win their second-round matches at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday.

yuki bhambri india
April 16, 2018 4:00:14 pm

Yuki Bhambri once again returned to top-100 in the latest ATP rankings released on Monday (April 16) after winning the ATP Challenger in Taipei.

Steve Johnson celebrates after winning the US Men's Clay Court title.
April 16, 2018 12:12:56 pm

No player had repeated in the only men's clay-court tournament in the US since Andy Roddick won back-to-back at a different venue in 2001-02.

yuki bhambri,
April 16, 2018 9:09:31 am

For now, Yuki Bhambri has achieved the immediate target of making it to the next major, and India finally has a top 100 singles player again.

Sania Mirza, Doping, WADA, Fancy Bears, AITA, Serena Williams, Venus Williams, tennis doping, TUE WADA, WADA hack, sports, sports news, tennis news
April 13, 2018 5:09:34 am

Sania Mirza lashed out at a Twitter user on Thursday after he questioned her nationality following her post on Kathua girl's gruesome gangrape and murder.

April 12, 2018 11:14:00 am

US Open which begins in New York on August 27, will also have a strict 7-minute period from when players enter a court until the action starts after the warmup.

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April 11, 2018 8:49:39 am

India will be contesting its fifth consecutive playoff after coming from behind to win 3-2 against China in Tianjin in the second round zonal last week.

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April 10, 2018 7:49:13 pm

India were on Tuesday drawn to clash with fifth seed Serbia in an away Davis Cup World Group play-off tie, scheduled to be held from September 16-18, in traditional three-day five-set match format.

Madison Brengle
April 10, 2018 2:00:53 pm

Madison Brengle had informed tennis authorities that she suffered from a rare medical condition that reacts to needle injections, her lawyer Peter Ginsberg said.

April 9, 2018 5:37:12 am

With Rafael Nadal nervously cheering courtside after winning his match earlier Sunday, David Ferrer sealed Spain’s 3-2 comeback win over Germany in the Davis Cup quarterfinals with a thrilling five-set victory against Philipp Kohlschreiber. Ferrer needed nearly five hours to defeat Kohlschreiber 7-6 (1), 3-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-5 at the packed bull ring in […]

davis cup
April 8, 2018 1:51:20 pm

Jack Sock and Ryan Harrison rallied from a set down in a tight doubles rubber to ensure the United States became the first team to advance to the Davis Cup semi-finals on Saturday.

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April 8, 2018 10:38:58 am

Leander Paes broke the 46-year-old record of Italian legend Nicola Pietrangeli, by winning his 43rd Davis Cup doubles match.

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April 8, 2018 10:30:34 am

Veteran Leander Paes teams up with Rohan Bopanna to win crucial doubles before Ramkumar Ramanathan and Prajnesh Gunneswaran help India overturn deficit for a 3-2 win against China.