Sabine Lisicki's world record of 27 aces in a match
Sabine Lisicki's world record of 27 aces in a match

German tennis ace Sabine Lisicki set a world record for serving aces in a women's singles match by firing 27 aces past Swiss Belinda Bencic to win her second round outing at the Aegon Classic here.

Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray get French Open bids underway
Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray get French Open bids underway

Defending champion Maria Sharapova and men`s third seed Andy Murray get their French Open campaigns underway on Monday.

Maria Sharapova wants to stay focused on tennis
Maria Sharapova wants to stay focused on tennis

French Open defending champion Maria Sharapova said that she is happy to see other players get married or have a baby but wanted to stay focused on tennis as it comes to herself.

Who are you? Guide to French Open stars` opponents
Who are you? Guide to French Open stars` opponents

Guide to the first round opponents of leading star players at the French Open which gets underway at Roland Garros on Sunday (x denotes seeded player):

Sharapova cruises, Ivanovic struggles in Brisbane
Sharapova cruises, Ivanovic struggles in Brisbane

Top seeds Maria Sharapova and Ana Ivanovic booked their places in the semi-finals of the Brisbane International in vastly contrasting fashion on Thursday.

Maria Sharapova powers through, Sara Errani tumbles in China
Maria Sharapova powers through, Sara Errani tumbles in China

World number four Maria Sharapova powered through her first-round match at the $5.4 million China Open on Sunday, but faces a tricky opponent at the next stage in Beijing.

Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters
Maria Kirilenko into WTA Korea Open quarters

Russia`s Maria Kirilenko reached her first quarter-final of the year on Thursday when she came from behind to beat Czech third seed Klara Koukalova at the WTA Korea Open.

US Open 2014: Defending champion Serena Williams reaches quarter-finals
US Open 2014: Defending champion Serena Williams reaches quarter-finals

Two-times defending champion Serena Williams rode her big serve to a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Kaia Kanepi of Estonia to advance to the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open on Monday.

Meeting no.17 at Brisbane: Serena Williams vs Maria Sharapova

Serena Williams on Thursday served a perfect first set on her way to setting up a blockbuster semi-final against Maria Sharapova at the Brisbane International.

Angelique Kerber suffers Internet abuse after Wimbledon woe

German seventh seed Angelique Kerber was the target of a torrent of abuse on social media after her Wimbledon exit on Friday.

Maria Sharapova in semis of Madrid Open

Russia`s Maria Sharapova advanced to the semifinals at the Madrid Open after a straight sets victory over Kaia Kanepi of Estonia.

Sharapova storms into third French Open semifinal

Sharapova reached her third French Open semifinal, defeating Estonia`s Kaia Kanepi 6-2, 6-3 to take another step closer to a career Grand Slam.

Unseeded Kanepi knocks Wozniacki out of Pan Pacific Open

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark was upset by unseeded Estonian Kaia Kanepi in the WTA Pan Pacific Open tennis tournament here Wednesday.

Qualifier Kanepi on the brink of shock semi-final spot

Estonian Kaia Kanepi is ranked only 80th in the world and had to battle her way through the qualifying competition. Now only unseeded Petra Kvitova stands between her and a place in the Wimbledon semi-finals.

Qualifier Kanepi on the brink of shock semi-final spot

Estonian Kaia Kanepi is ranked only 80th in the world and had to battle her way through the qualifying competition. Now only unseeded Petra Kvitova stands between her and a place in the Wimbledon semi-finals.

Qualifier Kanepi on the brink of shock semi-final spot

Estonian Kaia Kanepi is ranked only 80th in the world and had to battle her way through the qualifying competition. Now only unseeded Petra Kvitova stands between her and a place in the Wimbledon semi-finals.

Qualifier Kanepi on the brink of shock semi-final spot

Estonian Kaia Kanepi is ranked only 80th in the world and had to battle her way through the qualifying competition. Now only unseeded Petra Kvitova stands between her and a place in the Wimbledon semi-finals.