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Kei Nishikori hopeful of playing Wimbledon 2017 despite hip injury

Kei Nishikori hopeful of playing Wimbledon 2017 despite hip injury

The 27-year-old Olympic bronze medallist had treatment courtside but in the end was forced to concede defeat.

Jun 23, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Dominika Cibulkova beats Karolina Pliskova in Eastbourne final, claims first grass court title

Dominika Cibulkova beats Karolina Pliskova in Eastbourne final, claims first grass court title

The Slovak 12th seed was competing in her fourth final of 2016 and now owns two trophies since April after her victory in just over 90 minutes over the Czech 10th seed.

Jun 25, 2016, 22:31 PM IST
Garbine Muguruza relishing night matches on grass in Mallorca

Garbine Muguruza relishing night matches on grass in Mallorca

The event will give players a chance to hone their grass skills before Wimbledon starts at the end of June.

Nov 27, 2015, 21:26 PM IST
Angelique Kerber targets Wimbledon after debut grass win in Birmingham

Angelique Kerber targets Wimbledon after debut grass win in Birmingham

Angelique Kerber suggested that she is back to her best in time for Wimbledon after lifting her first grass court title in a compelling final against Karolina Pliskova in Birmingham on Sunday.

Jun 21, 2015, 22:03 PM IST
Rafael Nadal kick-starts his season with historic clay-grass double in Stuttgart

Rafael Nadal kick-starts his season with historic clay-grass double in Stuttgart

Rafael Nadal earned his second title of the season and his fourth on grass as he defeated Serb Viktor Troicki 7-6 (7/3), 6-3 on Sunday to become the first man to triumph on both clay and turf at the Stuttgart Open.

Jun 14, 2015, 20:37 PM IST
 Andy Murray believes grass court changes can bring more success

Andy Murray believes grass court changes can bring more success

Andy Murray believes his chances of reprising his historic 2013 Wimbledon triumph may have been helped by long awaited changes in the grass court calendar.

Feb 26, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

Nadal`s grasscourt return ends prematurely

The switch from clay to grass did not go according to plan for Rafa Nadal on Thursday and the Spaniard was jettisoned from the Gerry Weber Open with a 6-4 6-1 second-round defeat by maverick German Dustin Brown.

Jun 13, 2014, 05:48 AM IST

Tough restart for China`s Li Na

Li Na`s return after her Australian Open triumph last month brought her a surprisingly hard fight and a struggle against difficult conditions, but the settling of an old score.

Feb 12, 2014, 23:36 PM IST

Early French Open exit may have boosted Wimbledon preparations, says Murray

British tennis ace Andy Murray has said that he believed that an early exit from the French Open may have enhanced his preparation for the Wimbledon, which kicks off in ten days` time.

Jun 15, 2013, 12:02 PM IST

Ramanathan, Ankita national grasscourt champs

Promising Chennai youngster Ramkumar Ramanathan and women`s top seed Ankita Raina became the new champions with easy wins in the respective finals of the National grasscourt tennis championships, here today

Feb 16, 2013, 18:43 PM IST