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Cincinati Masters final: Weeks after splitting, Sania Mirza – Martina Hingis to clash against each other

Cincinati Masters final: Weeks after splitting, Sania Mirza – Martina Hingis to clash against each other

Although the pair are no longer together, they will still play the year-end WTA event for which they have qualified in Singapore in October.

PV Sindhu top searched Indian athlete in Google India

PV Sindhu top searched Indian athlete in Google India

"India is currently ranked 11th in the global trends in terms of searches for the 'Olympics' over the last seven days," the statement said.

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9: Dipa Karmakar steals limelight as Sania-Bopanna, Saina Nehwal, Men's hockey team crash out

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9: Dipa Karmakar steals limelight as Sania-Bopanna, Saina Nehwal, Men's hockey team crash out

Barring few performances, it was a disappointing day for Indian athletes as big names were knocked out one after the other.

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza breaks down after loss, says may not play at next Olympics

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza breaks down after loss, says may not play at next Olympics

India`s hopes of their first medal at the Rio Olympics were dashed as Sania and Rohan lost 1-6, 5-7 to Czechs.

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna fail to give India first medal in Rio Olympics 2016

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna fail to give India first medal in Rio Olympics 2016

The Indian fourth seeds slumped to a 6-1, 7-5 defeat to Lucie Hradecka and Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic in just 71 minutes.

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9: Unstoppable Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin to clinch third successive gold in 100m final

Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9: Unstoppable Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin to clinch third successive gold in 100m final

Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna lost out to Czech Republic's L. Hradecka and R. Stepanek 1-6, 5-7, while India were defeated 3-1 by Belgium in hockey.

Happy 70th Independence Day: India to win first Rio Olympics medal on the eve of 15th August?

Happy 70th Independence Day: India to win first Rio Olympics medal on the eve of 15th August?

It's only fitting that India's pin-up tennis star Mirza is taking the field on the eve of auspicious day with a chance to win a medal.

Venus Williams becomes only the second tennis player win five Olympic medals

Venus Williams becomes only the second tennis player win five Olympic medals

Britain's Kathleen McKane also won five medals between 1920-24.

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9 Preview: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar, tennis duo in with chance to open medal chest

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 9 Preview: Gymnast Dipa Karmakar, tennis duo in with chance to open medal chest

The country's hopes of opening the medal chest rest on diminutive gymnast Dipa Karmakar and mixed doubles tennis duo of Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna.

Rio 2016: We have to overcome this defeat, says Sania Mirza

Rio 2016: We have to overcome this defeat, says Sania Mirza

The Indians had a one-set lead but Venus Williams stepped up brilliantly with her partner Rajeev Ram.

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna lose semis; to fight for bronze now​

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna lose semis; to fight for bronze now​

The match-tie-breaker completely belonged to the Americans. 

Rio Olympics 2016: Day 8 - As it happened...

Rio Olympics 2016: Day 8 - As it happened...

Mirza and Bopanna lost the mixed doubles semi-final despite winning the first set.

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 8: Preview — Focus on Sania-Bopanna pair as hunt for first medal continues

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 8: Preview — Focus on Sania-Bopanna pair as hunt for first medal continues

One more victory tonight, over US star Venus and her Indian-origin partner Rajeev in the semis will ensure India a silver medal while a defeat would give Sania and Bopanna a chance to fight for the bronze.

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 7 Recap: Vikas Krishan, Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna bring cheer on dismal day

India at Rio Olympics 2016, Day 7 Recap: Vikas Krishan, Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna bring cheer on dismal day

Sania and Bopanna entered the semi-finals of the mixed doubles tennis event by defeating Andy Murray and Heather Watson of Britain in straight sets.

Sania Mirza: We have to keep our emotions aside and start afresh

Sania Mirza: We have to keep our emotions aside and start afresh

Bopanna also gave credit to Sania and said the condition was less windy as he got back to his rhythm.

Rio 2016 Olympics: India's complete schedule for Day 8

Rio 2016 Olympics: India's complete schedule for Day 8

From golf to tennis, here is what's in store for the Indian contingent on August 13.

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna seal semis spot with comfortable win

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza, Rohan Bopanna seal semis spot with comfortable win

The fourth seeded Indian pair dominated the quarterfinal contest, winning 6-4 6-4 in just 67 minutes.

It would be amazing to win medal at Rio, says Sania Mirza

It would be amazing to win medal at Rio, says Sania Mirza

The tennis ace, along with her partner Bopanna began their Olympic campaign on a positive note, beating Sam Stosur and Jonathan Peers of Australia in straight sets 7-5, 6-4 on Thursday to book their place in the quarter-finals.

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna enter mixed doubles quarters with easy win

Rio 2016: Sania Mirza-Rohan Bopanna enter mixed doubles quarters with easy win

Sania and Bopanna will now take on the British combination of Andy Murray and Heather Watson.