Wimbledon 2015: Can Roger Federer take his Grand Slam tally to 18?
Wimbledon 2015: Can Roger Federer take his Grand Slam tally to 18?

At 34, he might not be in the best of form, but whenever Roger Federer plays at the All England Club, it seems he has been the defending champion for ages.

Switch off if you're in a rush, Wimbledon is here
Switch off if you're in a rush, Wimbledon is here

A simple plaque next to Court 18 at Wimbledon records the 11 hours and five minutes it took American John Isner to beat Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in a three-day epic in 2010.

I want to have the perfect preparation for Wimbledon, says Roger Federer
I want to have the perfect preparation for Wimbledon, says Roger Federer

Roger Federer begins his bid for a record eighth Wimbledon title in the familiar surroundings of Halle on Monday admitting he`s still surprised by his staggering success on grass.

Djokovic haunted by Paris ghosts of Sampras, Edberg, Becker
Djokovic haunted by Paris ghosts of Sampras, Edberg, Becker

They came, they saw but never conquered and now Novak Djokovic is staring into the same Paris abyss that swallowed up the Grand Slam ambitions of Pete Sampras, Stefan Edberg and Boris Becker.

Novak Djokovic vows to solve riddle of French Open clay
Novak Djokovic vows to solve riddle of French Open clay

Novak Djokovic saw his dreams of becoming just the eighth man to claim a career Grand Slam shattered again at the French Open, but vowed to eventually secure an elusive title on the Paris clay.

Roger Federer remembers first match against Pete Sampras
Roger Federer remembers first match against Pete Sampras

 Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer fondly remembered his chance to compete against legend Pete Sampras, saying it was "really exciting playing against the guys from television".

Another Wimbledon title is Roger Federer's goal
Another Wimbledon title is Roger Federer's goal

Roger Federer is proud of all his grand slam singles titles, but if the Swiss master could add just one more to his record men`s haul of 17 it would be at Wimbledon.

Pete Sampras not interested in coaching; lauds IPTL as 'exciting' format

While the recently concluded International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) was more about the hype around superstars like Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, several tennis fans were thrilled to watch American legend Pete Sampras play live in front of their eyes.

Mahesh Bhupathi says Leander Paes did not want to play in IPTL
Mahesh Bhupathi says Leander Paes did not want to play in IPTL

IPTL founder Mahesh Bhupathi has said his estranged doubles partner Leander Paes turned down the invitation to play in the tournament's ongoing inaugural season.

Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic's clash culminates IPTL's India affair
Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic's clash culminates IPTL's India affair

 India's exciting date with the legends of tennis world ended on Monday after the likes of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Pete Sampras and Goran Ivanisevic gave enough glittering glimpses of their brilliance on the concluding day of IPTL.

Pete Sampras says US men`s game in sad decline
Pete Sampras says US men`s game in sad decline

American legend Pete Sampras lamented Monday the decline of US men`s tennis, saying he didn`t know anyone capable of breaking into the top ranks for his home country.

India a great tennis town, says Pete Sampras
India a great tennis town, says Pete Sampras

 Not many sportspersons enjoy the status of a global icon but Pete Sampras certainly does and playing in India for the first time, the 14-time Grand Slam winner richly praised the fans' knowledge of the racquet sport and called the country a 'great tennis town'.

IPTL: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic hog limelight on Day 2 of India leg
IPTL: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic hog limelight on Day 2 of India leg

World No 1 Novak Djokovic and legendary Roger Federer delighted fans on their India debut as home team Indian Aces scored their second straight win of the IPTL at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, here on Sunday.

IPTL: Roger Federer shows his magic on India debut
IPTL: Roger Federer shows his magic on India debut

 Thousands of lucky tennis fans experienced a lifetime moment on Sunday when they watched global icon Roger Federer play on Indian soil for the first time at the Delhi leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL).

Aces win thriller in IPTL's promising India leg debut
Aces win thriller in IPTL's promising India leg debut

The India leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) got a promising response from the fans on the opening day when Indian Aces edged out Manila Mavericks 26-25 in a late night thriller.

IPTL: Sania Mirza 'super excited" about playing mixed doubles with Roger Federer
IPTL: Sania Mirza 'super excited" about playing mixed doubles with Roger Federer

Sania Mirza's dream of playing alongside Roger Federer will be realised when the two team up for the mixed doubles in the third leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) beginning here Saturday.

IPTL: Hectic scheduling gives players little time to explore India
IPTL: Hectic scheduling gives players little time to explore India

Some of the world's top tennis names have arrived here for the third leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) but the hectic scheduling of the inaugural event has put paid to their plans of exploring India and its diverse culture.

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Pete Sampras to headline India leg of IPTL
Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Pete Sampras to headline India leg of IPTL

Indian tennis courts are set to be dazzled like never before when global icons like Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic touch down to enthrall "full house" crowds during the third leg of the inaugural International Premier Tennis League here from tomorrow.

Andre Agassi `shockingly uncomfortable` on IPTL debut
Andre Agassi `shockingly uncomfortable` on IPTL debut

American legend Andre Agassi said the International Premier Tennis League should take a lasting place in the sport despite a "shockingly uncomfortable" debut as he crashed to Mark Philippoussis Tuesday.

Know your brand new International Premier Tennis League

After the International Premier League, Indian Badminton League, Pro Kabaddi League and Indian Super League, India now has a tennis league – International Premier Tennis League. Despite the launch of a rival league – Champions Tennis League, the IPTL appears to be the real deal in terms of promoters, sponsors and players. So here is our indispensable guide to the first edition of the the IPTL.