Tennis News

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.

Roger Federer wins doubles with Alexander Zverev, Europe leads in Laver Cup

Roger Federer teamed up in doubles with Alexander Zverev to lift Europe into a commanding 3-1 first-day lead over the World team at the Laver Cup

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal combine to energetically coach Fabio Fognini at Laver Cup

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have competed against each other on the tennis court many times, but on Friday they were seen competing to get into the ear of Fabio Fognini - who was playing for Team Europe against Team World in the Laver Cup.

Rohan Bopanna sets sight on Tokyo 2020 with Divij Sharan as doubles partner

"We need to make sure our rankings are high enough to play together. Wherever we can play together, we are still trying to. The good part is that the ranking deadline for the Olympics is the 2020 French Open," said Rohan Bopanna.

Age not an obstacle to Serena Williams’ pursuit of 24th major: Patrick Mouratoglou

Serena Williams suffered her fourth consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open earlier this month, as she again came agonisingly close to Australian Margaret Court's all-time record of 24 majors before falling in straight sets.

Roger Federer to decide soon on Tokyo Olympic plans

Roger Federer won doubles gold with Stan Wawrinka at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and silver in singles at the 2012 London Olympics at Wimbledon. He missed the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of injury.

Roger Federer to give Andy Murray early workout at ATP Cup

Former world number one Murray has played only a handful of singles matches since having a career-saving hip surgery earlier this year but qualified for the nation-based tournament with a protected ranking.

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.

Sumit Nagal enters final of Banja Luka Challenger, first title clash since 2017

A win in the final is ensured to take Sumit Nagal into the top 150 in the ATP rankings. Nagal is currently ranked 174 in the world, the highest ranking reached by him in his career so far.

India-Pakistan Davis Cup tie gets a November date in Islamabad

Ahead of the tie in November though, the AITA will once again take a call on if they want the tie to be held in Pakistan.

AITA says India’s Davis Cup tie against Pakistan in November end in Islamabad

The AITA said in a press release that a security review on November 4 will decide whether the tie can be held in Islamabad or be shifted to a neutral venue.

Murray hopes to be fit enough by next year to play Federer, Nadal

Andy Murray said he still needs four or five months to play top-level tennis so that he can again take on old rivals Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal after career-saving hip surgery earlier this year.