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Tuesday, May 24, 2022



Daniil Medvedev loses to Richard Gasquet in Geneva in return from injury

May 18, 2022 5:25 pm

Unlike Medvedev, Gasquet has won titles on clay in his career and the 35-year-old Frenchman frustrated his top-seeded Russian opponent in an assured first set.

Briton Laura Robson calls time on career due to injury issues

May 16, 2022 3:50 pm

The 28-year-old, who made the fourth round at the US Open in 2012 and Wimbledon the following year, had a wrist operation in 2014 ago before three hip surgeries derailed her career.

What the Italian Open is foretelling about the French Open

May 16, 2022 12:42 pm

The main draw for the French Open, the only Grand Slam tournament played on clay courts, begins in a week. But Iga Swiatek’s and Novak Djokovic’s decisive victories in Rome certainly solidified two key themes heading into Paris.

Will clay king Rafael Nadal grace Roland Garros?

May 14, 2022 1:22 pm

With French Open just a fortnight away, Rafael Nadal was downbeat after struggling with a foot injury during his Italian Open loss to Denis Shapovalov

Naomi Osaka breaks from IMG to start own sports agency

May 12, 2022 11:12 am

Duguid and Osaka began discussing the venture at the Tokyo Olympics last year, Duguid told Reuters via email, adding that the firm, called Evolve, will operate as a "small boutique and bespoke agency."

Refreshed Iga Swiatek is ready for a title defence in Rome

May 10, 2022 10:09 am

Replacing Ash Barty at the top of the world rankings following the Australian's shock retirement in March, Swiatek has adjusted well to the pressure of having a target on her back.

Kylie McKenzie sues USTA, claiming it failed to keep her safe

March 29, 2022 9:03 am

Lawyers for McKenzie, 23, who lives in Arizona, said in the filing in U.S. District Court in Orlando, Florida., that the USTA had failed to disclose that the coach, Anibal Aranda, had assaulted one of its employees years before the alleged incident with McKenzie.

Daniil Medvedev intrudes on the Big Four’s No. 1 perch

February 28, 2022 12:32 pm

Together, Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and, to a lesser degree, Andy Murray hoarded the Grand Slam singles titles and the regular tour’s most prestigious titles, taking turns at No. 1 for more than 18 years.

View, Review: Daniil Medvedev on the boil

February 06, 2022 2:51 pm

What causes Daniil Medvedev to melt mid-match and brings tennis' prince-in-waiting down, will be the stuff future Grand Slam reams are made of.

Medvedev will realise you can't force fans to support you, says Karatsev

February 01, 2022 11:39 am

World No 15 and top seed at Tata Maharashtra Open in Pune is part of Russia's tennis revival.


French Open 2016 final: In Paris, Serena Williams is second best to Garbine Muguruza

June 05, 2016 2:42 pm

Muguruza beat Serena Williams 7-5 6-4 to win French Open 2016 women's singles title - her first Grand Slam trophy.

Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic: In Paris, a repeat of Melbourne

June 04, 2016 5:00 pm

Novak Djokovic will clash with Andy Murray in the French Open final after both won their semi-finals on Friday.

French Open final: Serena Williams to face Garbine Muguruza

June 04, 2016 5:29 pm

Serena Williams and Garbine Muruguza marched into French Open final after winning their respective semifinals.

Five-times Grand Slam champ Maria Sharapova fails dope test

March 09, 2016 1:06 pm

Maria Sharapova is seventh athlete in a month to test positive for meldonium, which is used to treat diabetes and low magnesium.

IPTL 2: Rafael Nadal downs Roger Federer in shootout

December 13, 2015 6:45 pm

Rafael Nadal defeated Roger Federer in the much-anticipated clash of the IPTL 2.

Sania Mirza, Rafael Nadal enthrall crowd as IPTL returns to India

December 11, 2015 5:20 pm

The International Premier Tennis League returned to the national capital on Thursday in presence of stars like Rafael Nadal and others.

Rafael Nadal's day out with kids in Delhi

December 10, 2015 4:56 pm

Spanish tennis sensation Rafael Nadal was at a 'Tennis clinic' held at the national capital on Thursday.

Sania Mirza holidays in Goa with actress Parineeti Chopra

November 30, 2015 12:53 pm

India's leading tennis lady Sania Mirza is in Goa with Parineeti Chopra for a "short vacation".

Sania Mirza gives West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee Tennis lessons on star-studded evening

November 26, 2015 12:20 pm

Sania Mirza gave West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee some Tennis tips as the two met at a promotional event in Kolkata.

Sania Mirza's sister Anam Mirza gets engaged

September 25, 2015 3:39 pm

Sania Mirza's sister Anam Mirza got engaged to Akbar in a private ceremony on Tuesday.


When Boris Becker won Wimbledon

June 22, 2020 6:23 pm

#OnThisDay in 1985, Boris Becker became the youngest player ever to win Wimbledon at age 17.