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You can't curse: Coco Gauff tells dad during Auckland Classic match

January 09, 2020 12:45 pm

Parents normally tell their teenagers to watch their language, but Coco Gauff turned the tables on her father on Thursday during Auckland Classic second-round.

Kim Clijsters targets March return seven years after retiring

December 23, 2019 9:55 pm

Kim Clijsters plans to make her delayed comeback to tennis at the Mexican tournament in Monterrey in March, more than seven years after her second retirement

A new generation of rulers in women’s tennis

November 05, 2019 12:03 pm

In 2019, the biggest moments and most prestigious trophies belonged to players much younger than Williams, who turned 38 in September.

Ashleigh Barty ends stellar season with WTA Finals win over Elina Svitolina

November 03, 2019 9:28 pm

Ashleigh Barty finished the season in style by beating defending champion Elina Svitolina 6-4 6-3 to add the WTA Finals title to her end-of-year world number one ranking on Sunday. 

Danill Medvedev mauls Alexander Zverev to lift Shanghai Masters title

October 14, 2019 12:35 am

Daniil Medvedev enjoyed a near-flawless week in Shanghai - claiming the title without dropping a set all week - as he continues as the incredible second half of the season.

Tennis: Top-seed Eqbal sails into quarters

October 09, 2019 8:34 am

The second match saw both the players matching each other, before Eqbal won the set 7-5 to seal his spot in the quarter-finals.

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

September 21, 2019 2:28 pm

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

September 16, 2019 12:58 pm

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

September 06, 2019 2:21 pm

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

September 05, 2019 11:07 am

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.

TENNIS PHOTOS

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.

TENNIS VIDEOS

When Boris Becker won Wimbledon

July 06, 2018 10:55 am

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