Boris Becker hopeful of continuing partnership with Novak Djokovic
Boris Becker hopeful of continuing partnership with Novak Djokovic

Boris Becker hopes to continue working as coach to Novak Djokovic with the aim of maintaining the Serb as world number one, the German great told AFP on Wednesday.

US Open 2014: Heavyweight coaches ready to lock horns in semis
US Open 2014: Heavyweight coaches ready to lock horns in semis

Michael Chang versus Boris Becker and Goran Ivanisevic up against Stefan Edberg would have made an intriguing U.S. Open semi-final line-up when they were in their prime.

Boris Becker surprised by criticism of appointment by Novak Djokovic

Boris Becker says he was surprised by the level of criticism when world number one Novak Djokovic took him on as his coach last year.

Becker gamble pays off for Djokovic

When Novak Djokovic jumped on the super-coach bandwagon and hired Boris Becker, the appointment came straight out of left field and appeared to be a baffling one.

Boris Becker backs Djokovic for US Open triumph

Boris Becker on Sunday backed Novak Djokovic to add a second US Open to his Wimbledon title after seeing the Serb clinch a thrilling 6-7 (7/9), 6-4, 7-6 (7/4), 5-7, 6-4 final victory over Roger Federer.

Djokovic`s coach Becker is a soccer fan!

World No. 2 Novak Djokovic, who will face Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final, has revealed that his post-match debriefing with coach Boris Becker was cut short, because the German dashed off to watch his country`s FIFA World Cup quarterfinal.

Tennis legend Ilie Nastase says Murray `wasting time` looking for new coach

Romanian tennis legend Ilie Nastase has said that Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is wasting his time looking for a new coach as he does not need one.

Like Murray, Djokovic to go it alone in Miami

Andy Murray will not be the only top seed at the Sony Open without a trusted coach by his side as Novak Djokovic said on Thursday that Boris Becker will miss Miami to undergo double hip surgery.

Agassi would like to solve Isner riddle, but in no rush to become a coach

As a player Andre Agassi relied as much on a razor-sharp tennis brain as brute force to collect eight major titles and join a select band of players to complete a career grand slam.

Djokovic says Becker hired to improve mental toughness

Coach Boris Becker can help Novak Djokovic acquire a greater mental toughness to better his recent record in grand slam finals, the Serb said ahead of the Dubai Championships which begin on Monday.

Nude picture of woman cannot per se be called obscene: SC

A nude or semi-nude picture of a woman cannot be called obscene per se unless it is designed to excite sexual passion or reveal an overt sexual desire, the Supreme Court has held.

Sampras scotches coaching return

Tennis great Pete Sampras on Friday said he was not interested in joining the clamour of legends returning to the game as high-profile coaches.

Djokovic defeat leaves spotlight on coach Becker

Television viewers are used to seeing a snappily-dressed Boris Becker offering his thoughts on the day`s big matches from the safety of a comfortable sofa at Wimbledon.

IPTL names five teams and schedules player draft on March 2

International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) on Tuesday announced the names of their first five teams, including Mumbai, and scheduled the player draft on March 2 in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Navratilova reveals coaching ambition

Tennis great Martina Navratilova on Monday revealed she wants to become a coach, joining a growing number of former stars teaming up with the game`s top players.

Australian Open 2014: Djokovic, Williams storm into third round

Title favourites Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams shrugged off a second day of intense heat to reach the Australian Open third round Wednesday alongside China`s Li Na.

Rafael Nadal in no rush to join the super-coach trend

Briton Andy Murray started it. Four times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic pulled a major surprise with his choice, while all-time great Roger Federer even has one despite years of shunning the entire coaching concept.

Edberg hopes to inspire Federer to more grand slams

Stefan Edberg believes his return to the Tour as a coach of Roger Federer can help the Swiss add to his record tally of 17 grand slam titles.

Becker must overhaul lifestyle as Djokovic coach: Pilic

Former Wimbledon champion Boris Becker, who took over as coach of world number two Novak Djokovic last month, needs to change his lifestyle and step out of the media spotlight, his former Davis Cup coach Niki Pilic said on Monday.

Australian Open: Of tennis legends and their star wards

With the onset of season-opening Grand Slam at the Melbourne Park, some of the sports legends will also make their own comebacks of sorts.