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Djokovic names Radek Stepanek as coach

/ 02 December 2017

Belgrade, Dec2: Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic on Friday announced the Czech Republic’s Radek Štepánek as his new coach. “We have a new official member of the #TeamDjokovic guys. #NoleFam please welcome Radek Stepanek to our


Paes’ Former Coach Hyman To Train IIT Kharagpur Team

/ 20 November 2017

Leander Paes

Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) India tennis ace Leander Paes’ former coach T.J. Hyman will train enthusiasts at IIT Kharagpur, a statement said on Monday. Among the other sports, a major thrust has been given on tennis


Former Wimbledon Champ Jana Novotna Passes Away

/ 20 November 2017

Java Novotna (Image Source: Google)

Prague, Nov 20 (IANS) Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna passed away at her home in the Czech Republic on Monday following a long battle with cancer. She was 49. Novotna won the 1998 women’s singles at


Nadal Continues To Lead ATP Rankings

/ 20 November 2017

Rafael Nadal (Image Source: Google)

Madrid, Nov 20 (IANS) Spain’s Rafael Nadal remained in the number one spot in the men’s Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings released on Monday with 10,645 points, while Switzerland’s Roger Federer came in second.


Simona Halep Leads WTA Rankings

/ 20 November 2017

Madrid, Nov 20 (IANS) Romanian tennis player Simona Halep continued to lead the Women’s Tennis Association rankings released on Monday, while Spain’s Garbiñe Muguruza remained in second place. There were no changes in this week’s top


Dimitrov Wins First Masters Tourney For Bulgaria

/ 20 November 2017

Grigor Dimitrov (Image Source: Facebook)

London, Nov 20 (IANS) Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov won the most important tennis tourney of his career after defeating Belgium’s David Goffin 7-5, 4-6 and 6-3 to win the Nitto ATP Final at London’s O2 Arena. The


Dimitrov, Goffin Enter Last Four At ATP Finals

/ 18 November 2017

Grigor Dimitrov (Image Source: Google)

London, Nov 18 (IANS) Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov steamrolled Pablo Carreño Busta 6-1, 6-1 in just over an hour here to remain undefeated at the ATP Finals and give himself a further dose of confidence heading into


ATP Finals: Sock Upsets Zverev To Enter Last Four

/ 17 November 2017

Jack Sock (Image Source: Google)

London, Nov 17 (IANS) Eighth seed Jack Sock has shocked world number 3 Alexander Zverev to enter the last four of the ATP Finals at the O2 Arena here. Eighth seed Sock on Thursday won 6-4


Federer Defeats Cilic To Remain Unbeaten At ATP Finals

/ 17 November 2017

Roger Federer (Image Source: Google)

London, Nov 17 (IANS) Swiss great Roger Federer rallied from a set down to defeat Croatia’s Marin Cilic 6-7 (5-7), 6-4, 6-1 here to remain unbeaten at the ATP Finals ahead of the semi-final action this


Kerber Names New Coach

/ 17 November 2017

Angelique Kerber

Berlin, Nov 16 (IANS) German woman tennis star Angelique Kerber announced Wim Fissete as her new coach as her new coach for the upcoming season, parting ways with Torben Beltz. Kerber’s two Grand Slam singles titles