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Alex De Minaur grinds Andreas Seppi down to win first title in Sydney

Australian teenager Alex de Minaur claimed his first career title in style when he wore down Italian veteran Andreas Seppi 7-5 7-6(5) to win the Sydney International.

Petra Kvitova topples Angelique Kerber to reach Sydney semis

In wet conditions at Ken Rosewall Arena, Petra Kvitova struggled to get going but took the final four games of the opening set, hitting 16 winners in the process.


Watch: Bernard Tomic beats Nick Kyrgios with a sneaky ace on match point

Bernard Tomic secured a controversial-yet-comical victory in an exhibition match against compatriot Nick Kyrgios at the Kooyong Classic.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran knocked out of Maharashtra Open

Few weeks after making the ATP Challenger final in Pune, Prajnesh Gunneswaran exited the ATP 250 tournament in the first round.

After a breakthrough year, Prajnesh Gunneswaran eyes Slam entry

Prajnesh Gunneswaran started the 2018 calendar year ranked 243 in the world and ends it on 107.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, Ramkumar Ramanathan eye strong start to new season at big home event

Prajnesh Gunneswaran and Ramkumar Ramanathan would need to give their all in tackling a superior field at Tata Open Maharashtra.


Australian Open introduces final set tiebreak

According to the new rules, which will come into force at the Jan. 14-27 event, matches tied at 6-6 in the final set will move into a tiebreak and the first player to reach 10 points with a difference of two will win the contest.

WTA to offer increased rankings protection for returning mothers: Report

Players returning from maternity leave or injury will now be able to use their previous ranking to enter 12 tournaments over a three-year period.

Prajnesh Gunneswaran fights his way into final of Pune Challenger

Fourth seed Prajnesh will now fight it out with Swedish third seed Elias Ymer, who sent packing Canadian Brayden Schnur 6-3 3-6 6-3 in the other semifinal.

Italian Daniele Bracciali banned for life, Potito Starace for 10 years

Daniele Bracciali has been banned from tennis for life after being found guilty of match-fixing, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) said on Wednesday.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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When Boris Becker won Wimbledon

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