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Pressure is a privilege, says recovering tennis star Karman Kaur Thandi

Playing since the age of eight, Karman Kaur Thandi knows how to deal with pressure. While the injury deprived the 21-year-old of competitive action, it did not stop her from dreaming big.

After US Open triumph street named after Bianca Andreescu, thousands attend 'She The North' rally

Bianca Andreescu was honoured in Mississauga, her hometown in Canada, to a grand rally attended by thousands of people, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.


Love all: At the US Open, players hug it out after matches

Today, hugging has become the new handshake, providing a level of intimacy that may make postmatch meetings at the net as unrecognizable to past players as innovations like the Hawk-Eye ball tracking system and serving time limits.

Once considered a prodigy, Belinda Bencic will face a current one

Plenty can knock a young prodigy back, which is a good reason to fight the urge to expect the 15-year-old Coco Gauff to zoom straight to the top. Bencic is wiser for having waited.

The endless intensity of Rafael Nadal

He has never let up on a tennis court, whether it’s a final on Arthur Ashe Stadium or a session on Practice Court 5, the last in a row of dedicated warm-up courts at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Somdev Devvarman performs at first public gig since retiring from professional tennis

Somdev Devvarman has taken to music and he recently performed his first public gig at a music festival.


Playful or disruptive, which Nick Kyrgios will be on display at the US Open?

Kyrgios is not the first player who struggled to quell emotions. McEnroe had many infamous outbursts. But he never quit competing, and that is what he and so many others find so perplexing about Kyrgios.

US Open 2019: From Serena Williams to the Big 3, here is all you need to know

Djokovic, Nadal, and Federer have combined to take 11 Slam titles in a row and 54 of the past 65. One thing to keep an eye on: Federer and Nadal have played each other 40 times but never at the U.S. Open. It could only happen if both reach the Sept. 8 final.

Lee Duckhee becomes first deaf player to win an ATP main draw match

Lee Duck-hee became the first deaf player to win an ATP Tour main draw match on Monday when the South Korean defeated Henri Laaksonen 7-6(4) 6-1 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open.

WATCH: American tennis player Alison Riske dedicates Bollywood dance number to Indian followers

The wedding was held in Pittsburgh but the highlight of the event was the tennis star and her sister Sarah dancing on a Bollywood number.

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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.

French Open final: Serena Williams to face Garbine Muguruza

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


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.

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.