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Rested Stanislas Wawrinka ready for Toronto return

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 18:45

Stan Wawrinka confirmed on Friday that he is fit and ready for the final leg of the ATP season, starting with the Masters 1000 event in Canada.

Won`t let anyone question my Indian roots, says Sania Mirza

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 18:29

Apparently upset with a controversy over Telangana government`s decision to appoint her as the brand Ambassador of the newly-created state, ace Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Friday said that it is unfair that she has to keep asserting her Indian-ness.

Colombia`s Catalina Castano reveals cancer battle

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:41

Colombian tennis player Catalina Castano revealed on Thursday how she has been forced to retire from the sport as she battles breast cancer.

Eugenie Bouchard pulls out of Washington WTA tournament

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:39

Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard has withdrawn from next week`s WTA and ATP tournament in Washington because of medical reasons, organizers said Thursday.

Mikhail Youzhny eases into Gstaad defence with opening win

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:39

Top seed Mikhail Youzhny began his title defence at the Swiss Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-4 opening defeat of Frenchman Kenny De Schepper.

John Isner survives scare to reach Atlanta Open quarters

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:36

Top seed and defending champion John Isner saved two match points en route to a three-set victory over Robby Ginepri on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP Atlanta Open.

BJP leaders back Sania Mirza, call her `pride of India`

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 00:51

BJP leaders backed tennis player Sania Mirza on Thursday regarding the controversy that erupted over a partyman calling her a daughter-in-law of Pakistan.

Happy for Sania Mirza but hurt at not receiving Olympics cash reward from govt: Saina Nehwal

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 00:17

After Sania Mirza was appointed brand ambassador by the Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) government and handed a grant of Rs 1 crore on Wednesday by chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, badminton star Saina Nehwal on Thursday expressed disappointment for not receiving her cash award from the state for winning the Bronze medal at the 2012 London Olympics.

Salman Khan backs Sania Mirza over `Pakistan`s daughter-in-law` controversy

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 21:18

Bollywood star Salman Khan backed tennis player Sania Mirza on Thursday regarding the controversy that erupted over a BJP leader calling her a daughter-in-law of Pakistan.

Sania Mirza is a pride of India, says Prakash Javadekar

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 20:45

Amid a controversy over a Telangana BJP leader describing tennis star Sania Mirza as a "daughter-in-law" of Pakistan, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said the tennis ace is a pride of India.

Why is Sania Mirza not daughter of India but daughter-in-law of Pakistan, asks Shobhaa De

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 20:40

Shobhaa De came out in defence of tennis star Sania Mirza on Thursday and posed the following question - “Why are Muslim achievers in India told to wear patriotism on their sleeves?”

Queen of controversies -- Sania Mirza

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 12:34

Tennis ace Sania Mirza’s life has been encumbered with controversies ever since she started playing tennis.