Thursday, March 30, 2017

Spain’s Arruabarrena Advances At Miami Open

Miami, March 27 (IANS) Spain's Lara Arruabarrena defeated American tennis player Madison Keys 7-5, 7-5 to move into the fourth round of the Miami...

Nadal Marks 1,000th Match Defeating Kohlschreiber In Miami Open

Miami, March 27 (IANS) Rafael Nadal, who has marked his 1,000th match since starting his ATP career, defeated German Philipp Kohlschreiber 0-6, 6-2 and...

Del Potro Beats Haase, Sets Up Clash With Federer At Miami...

Miami, March 26 (IANS) Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro rolled to a 6-2, 6-4 win over the Netherlands' Robin Haase, setting up a third-round...

Federer Beats Tiafoe Of US To Advance At Miami Open

Miami, March 26 (IANS) Swiss tennis great Roger Federer encountered more resistance than expected from American teenager Frances Tiafoe in second-round action, but he...

Venus, Kerber Advance To Third Round At Windy Miami Open

Miami, March 25 (IANS) American Venus Williams and Germany's Angelique Kerber both advanced in windy conditions at the Miami Open tennis tournament, earning victories...

Muguruza Rallies To Edge Past McHale, Reach Miami Open Third Round

Miami, March 25 (IANS) Spanish tennis star Garbiñe Muguruza shook off a first-set drubbing and staved off a match point in the second set...

French Tennis Body Wants To Bring Its Stars To Hold Clinics...

Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) With Roland Garros organising their junior tennis meet, the 2017 French Open junior wild cards competition for the third straight...

Federer Is Playing Fearless Tennis, Feels Naresh Kumar

Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) The secret to Roger Federer's success this year has been his fearless game where the Swiss tennis ace has been...

Bringing Paes, Bhupathi Together Again A Great Move, Says Naresh Kumar

Kolkata, March 23 (IANS) Former Davis cup captain Naresh Kumar on Thursday hoped Indian tennis superstars Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi can set their...

Tennis Star Kvitova Recovering From Arm Injury

Prostejov (Czech Republic), March 22 (IANS) Czech tennis star Petra Kvitová has revealed that she has been working hard on her recovery from the...

Sharapova To Hit Peak By October After Her Comeback: Russian Tennis...

Moscow, March 21 (IANS) Tennis star Maria Sharapova would need at least six months to get back into shape to display decent results at...

Elbow Injuries Rule Out Djokovic, Murray From Miami Open

Paris, March 20 (IANS) Serbia's tennis star Novak Djokovic and Scot Andy Murray have been ruled out of the Miami Open, beginning from Wednesday,...

Federer Defeats Wawrinka In All-Swiss Men’s Final At Indian Wells

Indian Wells (California), March 20 (IANS) Roger Federer secured his fifth win at the BNP Paribas Open, the first World Tour Masters 1000 tennis...

Federer, Wawrinka Set Up Showdown In Indian Wells Final

Indian Wells (California), March 19 (IANS) Swiss tennis great Roger Federer continued his strong run of form at the BNP Paribas Open, defeating American...

Rising Tennis Sensation Karman Sets Sights On Top-350

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Rising tennis sensation Karman Kaur Thandi, who had trained under women's World No.1 Serena Williams's French coach Patrick Mouratoglou,...

Stan Wawrinka Advances At Indian Wells

Indian Wells (California), March 14 (IANS) Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka defeated Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-5, 6-3 to advance to the round of 16 at the...

Canadian Qualifier Pospisil Knocks Off Top-Ranked Murray

Indian Wells (California), March 12 (IANS) Canadian qualifier Vasek Pospisil defeated British World No.1 Andy Murray 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) in a huge second-round upset...

Mirza In Paribas Open Quarters, Paes Crashes Out

Indian Wells (US), March 12 (IANS) Sania Mirza and her Czech partner Barbora Strycova scored a straight sets win to enter the women's doubles...

Kerber, Wozniacki Advance At Indian Wells

Indian Wells (California), March 12 (IANS) Second-seeded German Angelique Kerber notched one of her most convincing wins of the season at the BNP Paribas...

Canada’s Bouchard Crashes Out Of Indian Wells

Indian Wells (California), March 10 (IANS) Canadian Eugenie Bouchard, who three years ago appeared destined for tennis stardom, took another step backward with an...

Sania-Strycova Ease Into Second Round

Indian Wells (California), March 10 (IANS) Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Barbora Strycova of the Czech Republic eased into the...

Kerber Heads Monterrey Tennis Event Field

Mexico City, March 9 (IANS) Germany's Angelique Kerber, who will return to the top spot when the new Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings are...

Djokovic Knows How To Return To Top: Becker

New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Former World No.1 Boris Becker is confident that Serbian star Novak Djokovic will recover from his current slump and...

Cuevas Wins Third Straight Brazil Open Title

Sao Paulo, March 7 (IANS) Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas has won his third straight Brazil Open tennis title by defeating Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain 6-7...