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Fed Cup semifinal: Australia, Belarus level after first day

Australian Ashleigh Barty beat Victoria Azarenka of Belarus 7-6 (2), 6-3 to level their Fed Cup semifinal at 1-1 after the opening day of singles on hard courts at Pat Rafter Arena

Rafa Nadal knocked out by Fabio Fognini in Monte Carlo semi-finals

Rafa Nadal suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters on Saturday, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open.


Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic reach quarterfinals at Monte Carlo Masters

Defending champion Rafael Nadal and top-ranked Novak Djokovic eased into the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals on Thursday, remaining on course to meet in the final of the clay-court tournament.

Maria Sakkari beats defending champion Kiki Bertens at Charleston

Defending champion Kiki Bertens and third-seeded Aryna Sabalenka lost Thursday at the Volvo Car Open.

High seeds Anastasija Sevastova, Elise Mertens, Julia Goerges fall in Charleston

Three of the world's top 20 players in Anastasija Sevastova, Elise Mertens and Julia Goerges lost to unseeded opponents Wednesday at the Volvo Car Open

Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu keen to ensure injuries don't block her meteoric rise

Bianca Andreescu, who has dealt with several injury setbacks in her young career, needed to overcome nerves, fatigue and arm and leg issues during her triumph over former world number one Angelique Kerber in Sunday's Indian Wells final.


India lose tennis events due to closure of Pakistan's air space

The junior Davis Cup was to be held at the DLTA complex from April 8-13 while the Fed cup matches were scheduled from April 15-20.

ATP to use Shot Clock in all tournaments in 2020

The 25-second countdown, designed to speed up play, was first used at the Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan in 2017 and was adopted at the last two Grand Slams, last year's U.S. Open and this year's Australian Open.

Prakash Amritraj rebuilt: From 'skinny guy' to leading tennis presenter

At 29, Prakash Amritraj walked away from the game ‘a skinny guy’ with shoulder troubles. Seven years later, he is a leading tennis presenter, ‘better actor’ than father Vijay and follower of exercise regimens of ‘The Rock’.

Nick Kyrgios drops Alexander Zverev to win Acapulco title

China's Wang Yafan won the Mexico Open for her first WTA Tour title, beat fifth-seeded Sofia Kenin 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the hardcourt event at The Princess Mundo Imperial.

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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.