My commitment should not be questioned: Leander Paes
My commitment should not be questioned: Leander Paes

 A day after sports ministry made it clear that athletes who remain unavailable for national duty would not get financial aid from it, top tennis star Leander Paes said his commitment should not be questioned since he has given his all in the last 24 years while playing for India.

Novak Djokovic can turn to Roger Federer for baby advice
Novak Djokovic can turn to Roger Federer for baby advice

Novak Djokovic may be asking Roger Federer for one or two tips in the coming weeks about how to combine parenthood with playing on the ATP Tour.

Champions Tennis League ties up with Tennis Channel for broadcasting in USA
Champions Tennis League ties up with Tennis Channel for broadcasting in USA

Champions Tennis League matches will be shown live in the USA through Tennis Channel, one of America's largest sports-oriented digital cable and satellite television networks.

Bryans achieve another record with Masters slam
Bryans achieve another record with Masters slam

 American twins Bob and Mike Bryan added another accolade to their lengthy resume after taking the Shanghai Masters men`s doubles title on Sunday to become the first pair to win all nine ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournaments.

Garcia-Lopez and Nieminen advance at Winston-Salem

Spain`s Guillermo Garcia-Lopez and Jarkko Nieminen, of Finland, won their second round matches at the ATP Tour`s Winston-Salem Open at Wake Forest University on Monday.

Somdev out of top-100, Yuki out of top-150

A struggling Somdev Devvarman today dropped out of top-100 bracket in the singles rankings as the Indian slipped to 102 with the loss of two places.

No end to Somdev`s woes, crashes out of Barcelona Open

Somdev Devvarman`s lean patch extended today as the top-singles player of the country lost his fifth straight first-round match on the ATP tour when he bowed out of Barcelona Open following a defeat against Martin Klizan, here.

Veteran Hewitt eases past Polansky

Aussie veteran Lleyton Hewitt continues to turn back the clock in 2014 by toppling Canadian Peter Polansky in three sets Tuesday in the first round of the US men`s clay court championships.

IndyCar in talks for 2015 return to Brazil

IndyCar officials are in talks with Brazilian event organizers about returning the open-wheel racing series to the South American nation next year, a top IndyCar executive said Friday.

Jarkko Nieminen beats Australia`s Bernard Tomic in record 28 minutes

Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen claimed the fastest ever ATP Tour win on Thursday by crushing Australian Bernard Tomic 6-0 6-1 in 28 minutes and 20 seconds to advance to the second round of the Sony Open.

Battling Lleyton Hewitt scraps way to milestone 600th career win

Lleyton Hewitt`s 600th win looked very much like every other of his ATP Tour career as the Australian battler scraped his way past Robin Haase 3-6 6-3 6-3 in the first round of the Sony Open on Thursday.

Ahead of Miami Masters, Federer says age is just a number

For the Swiss maestro, `age is just a number`. Following his final defeat at Indian Wells to Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer said that tennis players `don`t just forget how to play tennis`. And in the latest tennis rankings, the former world number one has improved his standings, at five.

Premier League masterplan set for unveiling

The master plan of a new entrepreneurial giant, touted as a game changer for professional tennis, will be revealed in Dubai during the next three days.

Federer pushed to the limit by canny Stepanek

Former men`s world number one Roger Federer had to dig deep to progress to the quarter-finals of the Dubai Open on Wednesday eventually beating fellow veteran Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-7 (4/7) 6-3 in their second round clash.

Anderson eyes second Delray Beach ATP title

Former champion Kevin Anderson of South Africa booked a return to the Delray Beach ATP final Saturday, where he`ll face Croatia`s Marin Cilic for the crown.

Federer in Dubai to show revival is real

Roger Federer`s performance in reaching the semi-final of the Australian Open last month is the first step in a mini-revival of tennis` great legend. This week could see the second.

Underdog Johnson through to ATP semi-final

American qualifier Steve Johnson is through to his first ATP Tour semi-final after an emphatic victory at the Delray Beach Open on Friday.

Anderson ousts Matosevic to reach Delray semis

South African fourth seed Kevin Anderson rallied to reach the semi-finals of the $474,000 ATP Delray Beach Open on Friday by ousting Australian Marinko Matosevic in a rematch of the 2012 final.

The story of other Swiss at the Australian Open

The story, so far, about Swiss tennis has been all about Roger Federer. Before him, there was Martina Hingis. But it seems, Federer will have to share headlines with a compatriot.

Hewitt confident ahead of 18th Open

Australian warhorse Lleyton Hewitt Sunday said he was feeling confident ahead of his record-equalling 18th Australian Open after shocking Roger Federer to stay unbeaten this year.