Martina Hingis

Martina Hingis bids farewell with doubles defeat in Singapore

Martina Hingis bids farewell with doubles defeat in Singapore

Hingis announced on Thursday that she was hanging up her racket for a third and final time following this week's event, bringing an end to an illustrious career that has garnered 25 grand slam wins -- five in singles, 20 in doubles.

Oct 28, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Martina Hingis helped me become Slam champion, says 'not sad' Roger Federer

Martina Hingis helped me become Slam champion, says 'not sad' Roger Federer

Hingis had five Grand Slam singles titles to her name when injuries drove her into her first retirement in 2003 when she was just 22.

Oct 27, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
Swiss great Martina Hingis quits for third and 'final' time

Swiss great Martina Hingis quits for third and 'final' time

The 37-year-old "Swiss Miss" has retired twice before -- once after testing positive for a metabolite of cocaine -- but she said the ongoing WTA Finals in Singapore will be her last tournament.

Oct 26, 2017, 22:20 PM IST
Martina Hingis, Chan Yung-Jan capture US Open women`s doubles crown

Martina Hingis, Chan Yung-Jan capture US Open women`s doubles crown

For Hingis, it was a 25th career Grand Slam title overall and her third of the year.

Sep 11, 2017, 01:19 AM IST
Martina Hingis-Jamie Murray win US Open mixed doubles title

Martina Hingis-Jamie Murray win US Open mixed doubles title

The top-seeded partnership, which won their first tournament together at Wimbledon in July, pushed their team record to an unblemished 10-0 with the win over the number three seed. 

Sep 10, 2017, 00:25 AM IST
Wimbledon 2017: Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray grab mixed doubles title

Wimbledon 2017: Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray grab mixed doubles title

After fellow Swiss Roger Federer had claimed a record eighth Wimbledon singles title, Hingis and Murray delighted the Centre Court crowd with a 6-4 6-4 victory over reigning champions Heather Watson of Britain and Finland`s Henri Kontinen.

Jul 17, 2017, 08:34 AM IST
Already had a solid year, ready to build on with new partner: Sania Mirza

Already had a solid year, ready to build on with new partner: Sania Mirza

Sania's partnership with Czech Republic's Barbara Strycova came to an end a few weeks ago due to a "difference in priorities".

Apr 15, 2017, 20:50 PM IST
Miami Open: Sania Mirza defeats former partner Martina Hingis to reach women's double final

Miami Open: Sania Mirza defeats former partner Martina Hingis to reach women's double final

Sania and Barbora lost the opening set of their semi-final clash here on Friday evening before staging a superb comeback to script a 6-7, 6-1, 10-4 against their fifth seeded opponents

Apr 01, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
Sania Mirza, Barbara Strycova crash out of Indian Wells

Sania Mirza, Barbara Strycova crash out of Indian Wells

The Indo-Czech pair suffered a 4-6, 4-6 loss against Switzerland's Martina Hingis and Taiwan's Yung-jan Chan.

Mar 15, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
Aus Open, mixed doubles final: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig stunned by Abigail Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal

Aus Open, mixed doubles final: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig stunned by Abigail Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal

It is second runners-up finish for Sania and Dodig together after losing the final of the 2016 French Open.

Jan 29, 2017, 13:17 PM IST
Aus Open: Defending champions Leander Paes-Martina Hingis knocked out, lose to Sam Groth- Samantha Stosur

Aus Open: Defending champions Leander Paes-Martina Hingis knocked out, lose to Sam Groth- Samantha Stosur

Groth and Stosur will meet the second seeded combo of India's Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig.

Jan 26, 2017, 15:13 PM IST
Aus Open'17: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig beat Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski in mixed doubles, enter semi-finals

Aus Open'17: Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig beat Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski in mixed doubles, enter semi-finals

In the next match Sania could face Leander Paes and Martina Hingis, who are playing their quarterfinal against Samantha Stosur and Sam Groth.

Jan 25, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
Australian Open'17: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna to clash for semis spot in mixed doubles

Australian Open'17: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna to clash for semis spot in mixed doubles

One Indian is now certain to feature in the semifinals and if Leander Paes manages to win his quarterfinal, the semifinal will again feature two Indians.

Jan 24, 2017, 15:02 PM IST
Aus Open: Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski battle into mixed doubles quarters, beat Lukasz Kubot and Chan Yung-jan

Aus Open: Rohan Bopanna-Gabriela Dabrowski battle into mixed doubles quarters, beat Lukasz Kubot and Chan Yung-jan

The final score of a three-set affair read 6-4, 5-7, 10-3 in favour of Bopanna and Dabrowski.

Jan 24, 2017, 12:25 PM IST
Australian Open: Leander Paes, Martina Hingis beat Swiss pair to enter quarter-finals

Australian Open: Leander Paes, Martina Hingis beat Swiss pair to enter quarter-finals

Paes-Martina hit six aces, two more than their opponents.

Jan 23, 2017, 20:50 PM IST
Aus Open 2017: Leander Paes-Martina Hingis pair eases into mixed doubles quarters

Aus Open 2017: Leander Paes-Martina Hingis pair eases into mixed doubles quarters

It was total domination from Paes and Hingis as they took control of the match from the onset and didn't give their rivals any opportunity to forge a comeback.

Jan 23, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Australian Open: Leander Paes off to winning start, Sania Mirza ousted in mixed doubles

Australian Open: Leander Paes off to winning start, Sania Mirza ousted in mixed doubles

Veteran Paes and Switzerland's Martina Hingis won their first match against Australians Destanee Aiava and Marc Polmans 6-4 6-3.

Jan 22, 2017, 11:29 AM IST
Australian Open '17: Leander Paes-Andre Sa knocked out in first round of men's doubles

Australian Open '17: Leander Paes-Andre Sa knocked out in first round of men's doubles

Paes and his partner Martina Hingis will face Australian pair of Destanee Aiava and Marc Polmans on Friday

Jan 19, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
Sania Mirza plays down her split with Martina Hingis, says 'it's not that tragic'

Sania Mirza plays down her split with Martina Hingis, says 'it's not that tragic'

Mirza and Hingis had dominated the circuit winning three Grand Slam titles and also notching up a 41-match winning streak, which is longest in women’s doubles since 1990.

Dec 23, 2016, 09:43 AM IST
World number one Sania Mirza targets Career Slam in 2017

World number one Sania Mirza targets Career Slam in 2017

Sania has three Grand Slam titles each in women's and mixed doubles formats.

Dec 20, 2016, 22:36 PM IST