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Maria Sharapova to face Garbine Muguruza in Madrid exhibition

Maria Sharapova to face Garbine Muguruza in Madrid exhibition

Sharapova is not free to compete on the WTA Tour until at least April 2017.

Oct 23, 2016, 00:13 AM IST
Male tennis players should earn more than females: Novak Djokovic

Male tennis players should earn more than females: Novak Djokovic

Female players are paid significantly less at women-only events when compared to similar sized men's events.

Mar 21, 2016, 23:50 PM IST
Lucie Safarova back home after bacterial infection

Lucie Safarova back home after bacterial infection

Lucie Safarova should be able to line up for the Czech Republic in November`s Fed Cup final after returning home from hospital following a bacterial infection.

Sep 22, 2015, 09:23 AM IST
Belgian Yanina Wickmayer takes Tokyo title

Belgian Yanina Wickmayer takes Tokyo title

Former US Open semi-finalist Yanina Wickmayer produced a superb fightback to beat Poland`s Magda Linette 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 and win the Japan Women`s Open on Sunday.

Sep 20, 2015, 16:38 PM IST
Top seed Caroline Wozniacki ousted at WTA Stanford event

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki ousted at WTA Stanford event

Danish top seed Caroline Wozniacki slumped to a shock 6-4, 6-2 defeat to 60th-ranked Varvara Lepchenko in her opening match of the WTA Tour`s Stanford tournament on Thursday.

Aug 07, 2015, 13:06 PM IST
Serena Williams hits another milestone with ranking feat

Serena Williams hits another milestone with ranking feat

Serena Williams, who owns all four tennis Grand Slam titles for the second time in her career, has achieved another historic milestone in the wake of her Wimbledon victory.

Jul 15, 2015, 09:59 AM IST
Suarez Navarro lurking as dark horse at Roland Garros

Suarez Navarro lurking as dark horse at Roland Garros

When potential dark horses were being discussed before this year`s French Open the name of Carla Suarez Navarro cropped up frequently and she looked every bit a serious challenger with an easy first round win on Monday.

May 25, 2015, 18:48 PM IST
Canada, Romania tied in Fed Cup playoff tie

Canada, Romania tied in Fed Cup playoff tie

Canada and Romania were knotted at 1-1 on Saturday after two upsets on the first day of their FedCup World Group playoff tie.

Apr 19, 2015, 10:26 AM IST
Angelique Kerber defeats Andrea Petkovic, to face Madison Keys in Charleston final

Angelique Kerber defeats Andrea Petkovic, to face Madison Keys in Charleston final

Angelique Kerber defeated fellow German Andrea Petkovic in straight sets on Saturday to reach the final of the Family Circle Cup where she will face American Madison Keys.

Apr 12, 2015, 09:05 AM IST
Indian Wells: Maria Sharapova battles past error-prone Victoria Azarenka

Indian Wells: Maria Sharapova battles past error-prone Victoria Azarenka

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova needed six match points to grind out a 6-4, 6-3 win over Victoria Azarenka in a rare early marquee matchup at Indian Wells on Monday.

Mar 17, 2015, 12:46 PM IST
Simona Halep makes it a Gulf double for tenth WTA title

Simona Halep makes it a Gulf double for tenth WTA title

Top-seeded Simona Halep earned the tenth title of her career and made herself a double champion in the Arabian Gulf by capturing the Dubai Open with a tenacious and skilful 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) win over Karolina Pliskova on Saturday.

Feb 21, 2015, 22:53 PM IST
New star Karolina Pliskova reaches her biggest final

New star Karolina Pliskova reaches her biggest final

Karolina Pliskova, the steep-serving 22-year-old from Prague who last month became the youngest player in the current top 20, reached the biggest final of her career with her third outstanding win at the Dubai Open.

Feb 20, 2015, 23:32 PM IST
Serena Williams completes 100th ​consecutive week as World No. 1

Serena Williams completes 100th ​consecutive week as World No. 1

Serena Williams on Tuesday completed her 100th consecutive week as the world number one women's singles player.

Jan 21, 2015, 17:10 PM IST
Sick Simona Halep claims Shenzhen title

Sick Simona Halep claims Shenzhen title

World number three Simona Halep refused to let illness beat her as she collected her ninth WTA Tour title by downing Timea Bacsinszky in the Shenzhen Open final on Saturday.

Jan 10, 2015, 15:33 PM IST
Shamil Tarpischev weighs up appeal against WTA suspension

Shamil Tarpischev weighs up appeal against WTA suspension

Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president Shamil Tarpischev is weighing up an appeal against his year-long WTA Tour suspension for making an inappropriate comment about the Williams sisters.

Dec 10, 2014, 14:32 PM IST
Martina Navratilova joins Agnieszka Radwanksa's coaching staff

Martina Navratilova joins Agnieszka Radwanksa's coaching staff

Agnieszka Radwanska has added 18 times grand slam champion Martina Navratilova to her coach staff, the Polish player said on Monday.

Dec 09, 2014, 09:24 AM IST
Simona Halep splits with coach Wim Fissette

Simona Halep splits with coach Wim Fissette

World number three Simona Halep has split with coach Wim Fissette, despite enjoying the best year of her career.

Nov 06, 2014, 20:03 PM IST
Simona Halep latest to qualify for WTA Finals

Simona Halep latest to qualify for WTA Finals

World number two Simona Halep has become the third player to book her place at the WTA Tour`s season ending Finals tournament in Singapore next month.

Sep 16, 2014, 09:37 AM IST
Williams Venus thrashes Olga Savchuk to reach Quebec quarters

Williams Venus thrashes Olga Savchuk to reach Quebec quarters

Former world number one Venus Williams cruised to a straight-sets second-round victory Thursday at the WTA Tour Quebec City tournament.

Sep 12, 2014, 10:18 AM IST
Serena Williams eyeing sixth US Open title

Serena Williams eyeing sixth US Open title

All joking aside, if this keeps up Serena Williams won`t need a back-up plan.

Sep 04, 2014, 12:27 PM IST