Wimbledon prize money increased by 7 percent
Wimbledon prize money increased by 7 percent

 The winners of this year`s Wimbledon singles titles will share a prize fund of £1.88 million ($2.87 million, 2.63 million euros) after organisers on Tuesday announced a fourth consecutive prize money increase.

I want to win more Grand Slams before retiring: Sania Mirza
I want to win more Grand Slams before retiring: Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza added another feather in her decorated cap by scaling the ranking peak in the doubles but the Indian star says there is never enough and she wants to win more Grand Slam titles before hanging her racquet.

French Open prize money up three millions euros

Prize money for this year`s French Open has increased three millions euros to more than 28 million euros, the French tennis federation announced Tuesday.

Rory McIlroy's career Grand Slam hopes gone after late bogeys
Rory McIlroy's career Grand Slam hopes gone after late bogeys

Rory McIlroy did not get the Saturday miracle he needed to give himself a chance of winning the Masters and completing a career Grand Slam.

Amelie Mauresmo announces pregnancy
Amelie Mauresmo announces pregnancy

Former world number one Amelie Mauresmo announced her pregnancy Thursday, with the baby due in August.

Goran Ivanisevic backs Roger Federer to win 18th Grand Slam title
Goran Ivanisevic backs Roger Federer to win 18th Grand Slam title

Roger Federer has not won a Grand Slam title since winning Wimbledon in 2012 but he is still good enough to add to his record tally of 17 majors, feels Goran Ivanisevic.

Sania-Hingis enter Charleston WTA doubles quarter-finals
Sania-Hingis enter Charleston WTA doubles quarter-finals

Fresh from their second straight title triumph in the Miami Open earlier this week, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis entered the women's doubles quarter-finals of the Charleston WTA event, here.

Martina Hingis set for Fed Cup return following 17 years of absence
Martina Hingis set for Fed Cup return following 17 years of absence

Following a 17-year absence, Swiss tennis great Martina Hingis is set to return to Fed Cup duty after being called up on Tuesday by captain Heinz Guenthardt.

New faces out to down Rory McIlroy at Masters
New faces out to down Rory McIlroy at Masters

It seems like only yesterday that Rory McIlroy was the hunter. Next week when he tees off in what will be his seventh Masters he is quite clearly the hunted.

Rory McIlroy set sights on winning all four Majors when he was only seven years old
Rory McIlroy set sights on winning all four Majors when he was only seven years old

Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy had set his sights on turning professional and winning all the four Majors when he was only seven years old and he believes that now he has got the chance to do it.

Sania-Hingis enter Miami Open doubles semis
Sania-Hingis enter Miami Open doubles semis

Fresh from their maiden win in the Paribas Open title last month, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis have entered the women's doubles semi-finals of the Miami Open here.

India lacks good domestic tennis competitions: Ramesh Krishnan
India lacks good domestic tennis competitions: Ramesh Krishnan

Indian tennis legend Ramesh Krishnan on Tuesday said lack of domestic competition is the reason behind the dearth of quality players in the country, adding the sport needs to be taken to the far-flung areas to produce future champions.

Ex-tennis star Bob Hewitt guilty of raping girls in South Africa
Ex-tennis star Bob Hewitt guilty of raping girls in South Africa

Australian-born former tennis Grand Slam champion Bob Hewitt was found guilty Monday in South Africa of raping and assaulting young girls whom he was coaching in the early 1980s.

Rafael Nadal breezes into Indian Wells third round
Rafael Nadal breezes into Indian Wells third round

Rafael Nadal opened his Indian Wells campaign on a successful note Sunday, blitzing Igor Sijsling 6-4, 6-2 in the second round of the WTA and ATP hardcourt tournament.

Jordan Spieth sinks playoff birdie for second PGA title
Jordan Spieth sinks playoff birdie for second PGA title

Jordan Spieth sank a dramatic 28-foot birdie putt on the third playoff hole Sunday to win the $5.9 million Valspar Championship and capture his second career US PGA Tour title.

Serena Williams wins in emotional Indian Wells return
Serena Williams wins in emotional Indian Wells return

Serena Williams won her first match at Indian Wells since 2001 on Friday, beating Monica Niculescu in straight sets to end her 14-year self-imposed exile from the California desert event.

Murray, Nishikori to play in Washington before US Open
Murray, Nishikori to play in Washington before US Open

Britain`s Andy Murray and Japan`s Kei Nishikori will stop at the ATP event in Washington in their August preparations for this year`s US Open, tournament officials announced Thursday.

Grand Slam winners event moves to Los Angeles
Grand Slam winners event moves to Los Angeles

The PGA Grand Slam of Golf, a two-day showdown between each year`s major champions, will move to Trump National Los Angeles next October in a multi-year deal, organizers announced Tuesday.

Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open
Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open

World number three Rafael Nadal made an impressive return to competition after an Australian Open quarter-final loss, dispatching Brazil`s Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 6-1 Tuesday at the ATP Rio Open.

Roger Federer jumps on Indian bandwagon, flaunts team jersey
Roger Federer jumps on Indian bandwagon, flaunts team jersey

Swiss maestro Roger Federer on Sunday joined millions of cricket fans around the world and get himself ready with a Team India shirt. The tennis champ flaunt Team India's official shirt on social media site Facebook.