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Badminton world champion Momota in Japan Open final

/ 15 September 2018
Badminton world champion Momota in Japan Open final

Tokyo, Sep 15: Japanese shuttler Kento Momota on Saturday defeated top seed Viktor Axelsen in straight games to reach the final of the Japan Open, where he faces Thailand’s Khosit Phetpradab. The reigning world champion dominated


France takes 2-0 lead over Spain in Davis Cup semis

/ 15 September 2018
France takes 2-0 lead over Spain in Davis Cup semis

Lille (France), Sep 15: Defending champion France is one win away from back-to-back Davis Cup final berths after Lucas Pouille defeated Spain’s Roberto Bautista-Agut 3-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 to give his side a 2-0


Cilic tops Tiafoe, moves Croatia step closer to third Davis Cup final

/ 15 September 2018
Cilic tops Tiafoe, moves Croatia step closer to third Davis Cup final

Zadar (Croatia), Sep 15:  Marin Cilic eased past American Frances Tiafoe 6-1, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5) to move Croatia to within one win of its third appearance in the final of the Davis Cup, tennis’ premier international


India eye upset against Djokovic-less Serbia in Davis Cup tie

/ 13 September 2018
India eye upset against Djokovic-less Serbia in Davis Cup tie

Kraljevo (Serbia), Sep 13: India’s depleted Davis Cup squad will bank on the consistency of Prajnesh Gunneswaran to pull the side through when it takes on a shorn-of-star-power Serbia in the World Group Play-off tie


Top seed Sabalenka crash out of Quebec City event

/ 13 September 2018
Top seed Sabalenka crash out of Quebec City event

Quebec City (Canada), Sep 12: Top-seed Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka has crashed out of the Coupe Banque Nationale, a WTA hard-court event in Quebec City, losing 6-4, 7-6 (7-5) to American Varvara Lepchenko. The 20-year-old Sabalenka, who


Serena Williams Cartoonist Slammed for Being Racist

/ 11 September 2018

Serena Williams cartoon in Herald Sun in Australia. Source: Twitter

The 23 times slams champion Serena Williams has been the cynosure of all eyes in the recent times. Williams had a heated argument with the chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the final of the US


Serena Williams points at sexism in controversial defeat in US Open final

/ 09 September 2018
Serena Williams points at sexism in controversial defeat in US Open final

New York, Sep 9: Former world number one Serena Williams was the center of all attention at Flushing Meadows despite having lost the US Open final to young Japanese rising star Naomi Osaka (6-2, 6-4) in


Del Potro enters US Open final

/ 08 September 2018
Del Potro enters US Open final

New York, Sep 8: The 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina made his second US Open final as defending champion Rafael Nadal retired with two sets down in their semifinal here. Del Potro will


Osaka downs Keys, becomes first Japanese woman to play a Grand Slam final

/ 07 September 2018
Osaka downs Keys, becomes first Japanese woman to play a Grand Slam final

New York, Sep 7: Japan’s Naomi Osaka has become the first Japanese woman ever to advance to the singles final of a Grand Slam tennis tournament after winning 6-3, 6-4 against American Madison Keys at the


Serena Williams beats Sevastova, reaches US Open final

/ 07 September 2018
Serena Williams beats Sevastova, reaches US Open final

New York, Sep 7: Serena Williams has entered the US Open final for the ninth time in Flushing Meadows. She defeated Latvian Anastasija Sevastova in the semifinals in two sets, 6-3 and 6-0. In the Arthur