'Believe in yourself', says Sania Mirza after sealing doubles world no. 1 rank
'Believe in yourself', says Sania Mirza after sealing doubles world no. 1 rank

 An ecstatic Sania Mirza on Monday shared her excitement and delight at creating history by becoming the world number one in tennis doubles and asked her young fans to believe in themselves strongly.

Sania Mirza creates history, becomes World No. 1 player in WTA doubles rankings
Sania Mirza creates history, becomes World No. 1 player in WTA doubles rankings

India tennis ace Sania Mirza became the World No. 1 in women's doubles rankings. Sania her Swiss partner Martina Hingis. They have become the supreme force in women's tennis after bagging the Family Circle Cup.

Sania Mirza a win away from becoming World No.1 doubles player
Sania Mirza a win away from becoming World No.1 doubles player

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis survived a tough test to reach the final of the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament here on Saturday.

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.

Rising star Madison Keys cruises into Charleston semis
Rising star Madison Keys cruises into Charleston semis

Madison Keys added to her growing reputation as she breezed through her quarter-final contest at the Family Circle Cup on Friday.

Andrea Petkovic advances, Sara Errani upset in Family Circle Cup
Andrea Petkovic advances, Sara Errani upset in Family Circle Cup

Andrea Petkovic battled back to advance to the semi-finals at the Family Circle Cup in Charleston, South Carolina on Friday while Czech qualifier Lucie Hradecka upset yet another seed with a victory over Sara Errani.

Sania Mirza inches closer to world number one rank
Sania Mirza inches closer to world number one rank

Sania Mirza took a giant leap towards becoming world number one player in the doubles by pocketing 1000 ranking points, following her stupendous title win in the Miami Open with partner Martina Hingis.

Hingis` mom backs `new Hingis` Bencic to have great tennis future

The mother of Swiss tennis great Martina Hingis has hailed teenaged Swiss prodigy Belinda Bencic, who has been dubbed the `new Hingis`, and said that the 17-year-old has a great potential for the future.

Petkovic survives set point to win WTA Family Circle Cup

Andrea Petkovic survived a set point before steamrolling her way to an emphatic 7-5 6-2 victory over Jana Cepelova in the final of the Family Circle Cup in South Carolina on Sunday.

Bouchard topples Jankovic to reach semis

Sixth seeded Eugenie Bouchard booked her spot in the semi-finals by toppling former champion Jelena Jankovic 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 at the WTA Tour`s Family Circle Cup tournament on Friday.

Bouchard beats Venus to reach last eight in Charleston

Rising Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard booked her place in the quarter-finals of the Family Circle Cup in Charleston on Thursday with a 7-6(6) 2-6 6-4 victory over former world number one Venus Williams.

Cepelova shocks Serena at Family Circle

Top-ranked Serena Williams suffered a shock 6-4 6-4 loss to Slovakia`s world number 78 Jana Cepelova in the second round of the Family Circle Cup on Tuesday.

Serena Williams wins third Charleston title

World No.1 Serena Williams has won her third Family Circle Cup title in Charleston after battling back from a set down to defeat Jelena Jankovic in the final.

No all-Williams matchup after Stosur win

Reigning US Open champion Samantha Stosur put the latest matchup in the Williams sisters` sibling rivalry on hold by rallying past Venus Williams at the Family Circle Cup.

Bartoli holds on to progress at Charleston

Third-seeded Marion Bartoli hung on for a 6-2, 6-7 (3), 6-4 victory over Vera Dushevina at the Family Circle Cup on Wednesday.

Venus Williams wins at Family Circle

Venus Williams played a brand of tennis at the Family Circle Cup that would be hard for anyone to overcome, including little sister Serena.

Venus Williams advances at Family Circle Cup

Venus Williams is hoping for even more success in her second tournament after a long layoff.

Sania-Vesnina pair lifts Family Circle title

Sania and Vesnina clinched their 2nd WTA title together, lifting Family Circle Cup doubles trophy.

Sania-Vesnina pair lifts Family Circle title

Sania and Vesnina clinched their 2nd WTA title together, lifting Family Circle Cup doubles trophy.

Caroline Wozniacki claims third title of year

World number one Caroline Wozniacki won her third title of the year with a dominant 6-2, 6-3 victory over Russia`s Elena Vesnina securing the Family Circle Cup.