February 25, 2021 9:05 am
A year ago, Barty beat Collins in the semifinals at the Adelaide International en route to the hard-court title. That was part of a 3-0 head-to-head edge Barty carried into Wednesday’s match.
February 07, 2021 1:17 pm
Akhtar Ali, father of India's current Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali, was 83 and breathed his last in Kolkata.
January 17, 2021 8:31 am
There were 79 people on board the flight from the US, including 24 players, and 64 passengers on the plane from Abu Dhabi, including 23 players.
November 23, 2020 8:07 pm
While we were busy immersing ourselves in the traditions of various sports, the games themselves snuck in makeovers in techniques and strategies and started looking different. The Indian Express writers trace the journeys of these revamps and how the evolutions came about. We start with SHAHID JUDGE, who goes looking for answers to WONDER WHY serve and volley went out of the game of tennis.
November 03, 2020 2:33 pm
Last week, the 52-year-old was accused in a London court of failing to submit his Grand Slam trophies to repay his debt. He’s been fighting bankruptcy since filing for it in 2017.
October 05, 2020 10:07 am
The Giustino-Moutet match is now the second longest ever at the French Open, and the fourth longest match in Grand Slam history in terms of time.
September 19, 2020 4:35 am
The number one (U-16) national tennis player has been training under coach Kedar Shah of Bounce Tennis Academy since she was 12 and has had uniform growth at the local, state and national level.
August 28, 2020 9:35 am
Multiple US sporting events were called off and athletes staged protests and boycotted events to voice their protest in response to the shooting of Jacob Blake.
August 26, 2020 9:37 am
Djokovic broke Sandgren three times to reach the quarter-finals and extended his win-loss record to 20-0 this year.
July 21, 2020 9:28 pm
The tournament was set to begin on August 14 and serve as a build-up for the US Open.
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.
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.
June 04, 2016 5:29 pm
Serena Williams and Garbine Muruguza marched into French Open final after winning their respective semifinals.
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.
December 13, 2015 6:45 pm
Rafael Nadal defeated Roger Federer in the much-anticipated clash of the IPTL 2.
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.
December 10, 2015 4:56 pm
Spanish tennis sensation Rafael Nadal was at a 'Tennis clinic' held at the national capital on Thursday.
November 30, 2015 12:53 pm
India's leading tennis lady Sania Mirza is in Goa with Parineeti Chopra for a "short vacation".
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.
September 25, 2015 3:39 pm
Sania Mirza's sister Anam Mirza got engaged to Akbar in a private ceremony on Tuesday.
June 22, 2020 6:23 pm
#OnThisDay in 1985, Boris Becker became the youngest player ever to win Wimbledon at age 17.
Anita Hassanandani, Rohit Reddy's best time with son Aaravv in 14 photos