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Sania Mirza continues to dominate WTA doubles ranking

Sania Mirza continues to dominate WTA doubles ranking

Sania (9730) continued to be world number one in doubles but only five points separate her from her estranged partner Martina Hingis (9725).

Caroline Wozniacki, Angeline Kerber to clash for US Open final spot in women's singles Caroline Wozniacki, Angeline Kerber to clash for US Open final spot in women's singles

Wozniacki, the finalist in 2009 and 2014 and semi-finalist also in 2010 and 2011, sympathised with Sevastova after she spent almost three months out of the sport with a right ankle injury earlier this year.

US Open: Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova knocked out of women's doubles in quarter-finals US Open: Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova knocked out of women's doubles in quarter-finals

Mirza`s serve came under severe threat, facing three break points, and was broken in the first instance itself. Garcia then held her serve easily to be on level terms at 5-5.

US Open 2016: Novak Djokovic to take on Gael Monfils in semis after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retires in quarter-final US Open 2016: Novak Djokovic to take on Gael Monfils in semis after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retires in quarter-final

Novak Djokovic one will face another Frenchman, Gael Monfils, for a place in Sunday`s championship match after the 10th seed pummelled compatriot Lucas Pouille 6-4, 6-3, 6-3.

US Open bids farewell to Armstrong after 39 years

Louis Armstrong`s moving `What a Wonderful World` serenaded fans Tuesday as the US Open bid farewell to the stadium named after the legendary jazz trumpeter before it confronts the wrecking ball next week.

US Open: Angelique Kerber into semi-finals with 7-5, 6-0 victory over 2015 runner-up Roberta Vinci US Open: Angelique Kerber into semi-finals with 7-5, 6-0 victory over 2015 runner-up Roberta Vinci

She will face either two-time runner-up Caroline Wozniacki or shock quarter-finalist Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia.

Former World No. 1 Rafael Nadal to lead Spain's Davis Cup campaign against India Former World No. 1 Rafael Nadal to lead Spain's Davis Cup campaign against India

It will be the third meeting between the two countries and first since 1965 with Spain leading 2-1.

US Open 2016: Juan Martin Del Potro lowest ranked quarter-finalist in 25 years US Open 2016: Juan Martin Del Potro lowest ranked quarter-finalist in 25 years

"I couldn`t bend my knee too much in the last three days so I was handicapped a little bit," said Thiem.

US Open: Serena Williams surpasses Roger Federer's record for most Grand Slam match wins US Open: Serena Williams surpasses Roger Federer's record for most Grand Slam match wins

Nearly two decades after winning her first Grand Slam match, through plenty of highs and lows, from championships to health scares, Serena Williams is still at it -- and still winning.

Kyrgios, Tomic in Australia Davis Cup team

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic were Tuesday included in Australia`s Davis Cup team to face Slovakia in a must-win tie to secure their place in the World Group next year.

US Open, men's quarter-finals: Andy Murray to take on Kei Nishikori, Juan Martin del Potro up against Stanislas Wawrinka US Open, men's quarter-finals: Andy Murray to take on Kei Nishikori, Juan Martin del Potro up against Stanislas Wawrinka

Dimitrov committed 43 unforced errors as Murray set up a last-eight clash with Japanese sixth seed Kei Nishikori, the 2014 runner-up who downed 37-year-old Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4).

Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski lose in quarter-finals; Sania Mirza advances in women's doubles Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski lose in quarter-finals; Sania Mirza advances in women's doubles

Seventh seeds Sania Mirza and her Czech partner Barbora Krejcikova defeated unseeded American-Japanese pair of Nicole Gibbs and Nao Hibino 6-4,7-5 in a third round match. 

US Open 2016: Serena defeats Yaroslava Shvedova, advances into quarter-finals with record 308th Slam win US Open 2016: Serena defeats Yaroslava Shvedova, advances into quarter-finals with record 308th Slam win

Serena Williams will face Simona Halep for a place in the semi-finals after the Romanian fifth seed dispatched Spain`s Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 7-5.

US Open: No semi-final clash between Williams sisters as Karolina Pliskova ousts Venus in fourth round US Open: No semi-final clash between Williams sisters as Karolina Pliskova ousts Venus in fourth round

Venus Williams was philosophical about her failure to convert a match point against Pliskova`s serve in the 10th game of the third.

Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski pair crashes out in quarters of US Open Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski pair crashes out in quarters of US Open

Sania Mirza is the lone surviving Indian in the tournament.



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It has been a memorable Test match. It has been very good right from the second day onwards when New Zealand were batting really well and me and Ashwin were chatting that it is going to be an exciting Test.

Virat Kohli