Lleyton Hewitt

US Open 2015, Day 4: Angry Samantha Stosur, Victoria Azarenka into third round

US Open 2015, Day 4: Angry Samantha Stosur, Victoria Azarenka into third round

Samantha Stosur, the last woman to beat Serena Williams at the US Open four years ago, and two-time runner-up Victoria Azarenka made the third round Thursday.

Sep 03, 2015, 23:32 PM IST
US Open 2015, Day 4: Roger Federer, Andy Murray target third round

US Open 2015, Day 4: Roger Federer, Andy Murray target third round

Five-time champion Roger Federer and 2012 winner Andy Murray head the US Open line-up on Thursday while 2001 champion Lleyton Hewitt could play his final match at the tournament.

Sep 03, 2015, 17:26 PM IST
Lleyton Hewitt extends US Open farewell with a win

Lleyton Hewitt extends US Open farewell with a win

A fist-pumping Lleyton Hewitt turned back the clock as he wore down an injured Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6-0 7-6(2) 1-0 on Tuesday to extend his US Open grand slam goodbye.

Sep 02, 2015, 04:02 AM IST
 Former champion Hewitt gets US Open wildcard entry

Former champion Hewitt gets US Open wildcard entry

Former champion Lleyton Hewitt will enjoy a New York farewell after receiving a wildcard entry into the U.S. Open, it was announced on Tuesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 01:55 AM IST
Nick Kyrgios wins one for Lleyton Hewitt in new partnership

Nick Kyrgios wins one for Lleyton Hewitt in new partnership

Nick Kyrgios began his US Open hardcourt run with a 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 victory over Fernando Verdasco Tuesday under the watchful eye of new mentor Lleyton Hewitt at the ATP Montreal Masters.

Aug 12, 2015, 03:50 AM IST
Lleyton Hewitt not guaranteed Davis Cup captaincy: Report

Lleyton Hewitt not guaranteed Davis Cup captaincy: Report

Tennis Australia will not guarantee Lleyton Hewitt the Davis Cup captaincy on his retirement next year and will instead open up the process to a group of applicants, a report said Tuesday.

Jul 21, 2015, 08:54 AM IST
Australia faces tough task against Britain: Lleyton Hewitt

Australia faces tough task against Britain: Lleyton Hewitt

Team warrior Lleyton Hewitt says it will be tough for Australia to win this year`s Davis Cup after learning their semi-final opponents will be Andy Murray`s Great Britain in September.

Jul 20, 2015, 09:10 AM IST
Lleyton Hewitt seals dramatic comeback for Australia to reach semis

Lleyton Hewitt seals dramatic comeback for Australia to reach semis

Tennis warhorse Lleyton Hewitt clinched a fighting comeback from 0-2 down to lift Australia into the semi-finals of the Davis Cup in Darwin on Sunday.

Jul 19, 2015, 14:14 PM IST
Davis Cup: Hewitt-Groth keep Aussies alive with doubles win

Davis Cup: Hewitt-Groth keep Aussies alive with doubles win

Lleyton Hewitt and Sam Groth kept Australia alive in their Davis Cup World Group quarter-final against Kazakhstan with a fighting doubles victory in Darwin on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 10:48 AM IST
Bernard Tomic loss is Davis Cup gain for Australia's Thanasi Kokkinakis

Bernard Tomic loss is Davis Cup gain for Australia's Thanasi Kokkinakis

Teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis will lead Australia`s charge for a place in the last four of the Davis Cup when he takes on Kazakhstan`s Mikhail Kukushkin in the opening match of the quarter-final in Darwin this weekend.

Jul 16, 2015, 14:32 PM IST
Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon career ends

Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon career ends

Lleyton Hewitt, the 2002 champion, finally said farewell to Wimbledon on Monday as he bowed out of the men`s and mixed doubles.

Jul 07, 2015, 09:24 AM IST
Lleyton Hewitt hungry to mentor Australia`s next generation

Lleyton Hewitt hungry to mentor Australia`s next generation

Lleyton Hewitt is keen to mentor the new generation of Australian tennis stars and help them follow in his footsteps by becoming Grand Slam champions.

Jul 03, 2015, 12:46 PM IST
Lleyton Hewitt hanging tough in Wimbledon last waltz

Lleyton Hewitt hanging tough in Wimbledon last waltz

Lleyton Hewitt prolonged his Wimbledon swansong the hard way on Thursday as he and fellow Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis came back from two sets down to stay alive in the men`s doubles.

Jul 02, 2015, 21:42 PM IST
No tears as Lleyton Hewitt says farewell to Wimbledon

No tears as Lleyton Hewitt says farewell to Wimbledon

Lleyton Hewitt admitted he just managed to hold back the tears as the former Wimbledon champion`s swansong ended in a frustrating five-set defeat against Jarkko Nieminen on Monday.

Jun 30, 2015, 09:29 AM IST
Wimbledon 2015: Djokovic rages, Hewitt bids Wimbledon farewell

Wimbledon 2015: Djokovic rages, Hewitt bids Wimbledon farewell

Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova reached the Wimbledon second round on Monday as 2002 champion Lleyton Hewitt`s 17-year All England Club career came to a bruising end.

Jun 30, 2015, 01:12 AM IST
Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon farewell ends in defeat

Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon farewell ends in defeat

Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon farewell ended in an agonising defeat as Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen out-lasted the 2002 champion 3-6, 6-3, 4-6, 6-0, 11-9 in a thrilling first round clash on Monday.

Jun 29, 2015, 23:02 PM IST
Australian stalwart Lleyton Hewitt set for Wimbledon farewell

Australian stalwart Lleyton Hewitt set for Wimbledon farewell

 Lleyton Hewitt, Australia's flagbearer in world tennis for almost two decades, makes what could be his final appearance at the All England Club on Monday following his announcement that this year's Wimbledon tournament would be his last.

Jun 29, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
Five facts on first day of Wimbledon 2015

Five facts on first day of Wimbledon 2015

Five facts on the first day of Wimbledon at the All England Club on Monday:

Jun 29, 2015, 08:49 AM IST
Novak Djokovic handed tough Wimbledon opener

Novak Djokovic handed tough Wimbledon opener

Defending champion Novak Djokovic was handed a tough opening round at Wimbledon when Friday`s draw paired him with Germany`s Philipp Kohlschreiber.

Jun 26, 2015, 15:40 PM IST
Andy Murray crowned king of Queen`s for fourth time

Andy Murray crowned king of Queen`s for fourth time

Andy Murray swept to a record-equalling fourth Queen`s Club title with a majestic 6-3, 6-4 demolition of South Africa`s Kevin Anderson in Sunday`s final.

Jun 21, 2015, 20:50 PM IST