`Sad day` for tennis, says Martina Hingis on Li Na`s exit
`Sad day` for tennis, says Martina Hingis on Li Na`s exit

Swiss tennis legend Martina Hingis said Friday Li Na`s retirement was a loss to world tennis, crediting the Chinese star with raising the game`s profile in her home country.

Sania, Cara reach semis of Tokyo Open
Sania, Cara reach semis of Tokyo Open

Defending champions, Sania Mirza and Cara Black knocked out Martina Hingis and Belinda Bencic in straight sets to reach the semifinals of the WTA Toray Pan Pacific Open, here today.

Pan Pacific Open: Early exit for Swiss dream team of Martina Hingis, Belinda Bencic
Pan Pacific Open: Early exit for Swiss dream team of Martina Hingis, Belinda Bencic

Former world number one Martina Hingis and rising star Belinda Bencic ended their first time together as a dream doubles team for Switzerland in the Pan Pacific Open second round Thursday.

Lucie Safarova shoots down rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic in Tokyo
Lucie Safarova shoots down rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic in Tokyo

Seventh-seeded Lucie Safarova battled back to beat wild card Belinda Bencic 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday and reach the Pan Pacific quarter-finals, spoiling the Swiss teenager`s upward momentum this year.

Martina Hingis, Belinda​ Bencic debut as doubles team in Tokyo
Martina Hingis, Belinda​ Bencic debut as doubles team in Tokyo

Former world number one Martina Hingis and rising star Belinda Bencic made their debut as a dream doubles team for Switzerland Tuesday, winning their first match together at the Pan Pacific Open.

Makarova, Vesnina dash Hingis`s US Open title dream
Makarova, Vesnina dash Hingis`s US Open title dream

Martina Hingis`s hopes of winning her first Grand Slam doubles title since 2002 were shattered on Saturday when the Russian pairing of Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina took the US Open title.

Sania Mirza-Cara Black lose in women's doubles of US Open semifinal
Sania Mirza-Cara Black lose in women's doubles of US Open semifinal

India's Sania Mirza and her partner Cara Black of Zimbabwe could not make it to the US Open women's doubles finals after going down in straight sets to Swiss-Italian pair of Martina Hingis and Flavia Pennetta at the Grand Slam event here.

Martina Hingis back in major doubles final after 12 years
Martina Hingis back in major doubles final after 12 years

Martina Hingis turned back the clock to reach the US Open women`s doubles final on Thursday, 12 years after her last run to a title match at the majors.

Sania Mirza enters US Open mixed doubles final
Sania Mirza enters US Open mixed doubles final

Indian tennis ace, Sania Mirza has entered the mixed doubles final at the 2014 US Open. The 27-year-old partnered with Brazilian Bruno Soares to beat the Taiwanese-British pair of Yung Jan Chan and Ross Hutchins in three sets.

Sania Mirza, Cara Black in US Open semifinal
Sania Mirza, Cara Black in US Open semifinal

Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black hardly broke a sweat as they entered the US Open women's doubles semifinals after their rivals retired midway through the quarterfinal match here.

Martina Hingis happy to be in hunt in US Open doubles
Martina Hingis happy to be in hunt in US Open doubles

Martina Hingis is back in the doubles semi-finals of a Grand Slam for the first time since the 2002 Australian Open as she and Flavia Pennetta reached the US Open last four in their first major as a team.

Wimbledon 2014: Sania-Black through to second round

India`s Sania Mirza and her partner Cara Black of Zimbabwe overcame Martina Hingis and Russian, Vera Zvonareva 6-2, 6-4 to enter second round of Wimbledon women`s doubles round on Wednesday.

Sharapova spurred by Wimbledon anniversary

Maria Sharapova says the 10th anniversary of her famous Wimbledon final triumph against Serena Williams has given her an added incentive to finally regain the title this year.

Paes-Stepanek seeded fifth in Wimbledon

India`s Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek Friday were seeded fifth in the men`s double while Saina Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black are fourth in the women`s doubles for the Wimbledon starting Monday.

Martina Hingis granted Wimbledon doubles wildcard

Former world number one Martina Hingis has been awarded a wildcard for the Wimbledon doubles competition as she continues her second comeback following her retirement in 2007.

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.

Martina Hingis reveals things she can`t live without

Martina Hingis has revealed that there are a few things that she just can`t live without.

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.

Azarenka denies title defence eased by upsets

Victoria Azarenka insisted Monday the upsets of Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova did not make the job of defending her Australian Open title any easier as she blasted into the last eight.

Australian Open 2014: Djokovic, Williams storm into third round

Title favourites Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams shrugged off a second day of intense heat to reach the Australian Open third round Wednesday alongside China`s Li Na.