Saina Nehwal was in tears after losing close matches: Vimal Kumar
Saina Nehwal was in tears after losing close matches: Vimal Kumar

A series of losses against top shuttlers had left Saina Nehwal in tears but the Indian ace showed tremendous drive and hunger to achieve the World No.1 status, former national coach Vimal Kumar said here on Saturday.

Rain delays Serena Williams, sets stage for busy Saturday in Miami
Rain delays Serena Williams, sets stage for busy Saturday in Miami

World number one Serena Williams` quest for an eighth Miami crown was temporarily put on hold Friday as rain washed out night matches at the combined WTA and ATP Masters tournament.

Rafael Nadal fights ankle injury as Miami start looms
Rafael Nadal fights ankle injury as Miami start looms

Rafael Nadal vowed Tuesday to be ready for his Miami Masters opener in three days after seriously rolling his left ankle on the practice court.

Surging Novak Djokovic takes aim at March title double
Surging Novak Djokovic takes aim at March title double

World number one Novak Djokovic will try to put extra distance between himself and the chasing pack, taking confidence from his weekend title in California into the Miami Open.

Rafael Nadal returning to Queen's for Wimbledon warmup
Rafael Nadal returning to Queen's for Wimbledon warmup

 Rafa Nadal will return to his old routine in a bid to recapture the Wimbledon crown later this year, confirming he has entered the traditional warm-up event at Queen`s Club.

Roger Federer routs Milos Raonic to reach Indian Wells final
Roger Federer routs Milos Raonic to reach Indian Wells final

World number two Roger Federer, chasing a record fifth Indian Wells title, cruised past Canada`s Milos Raonic 7-5, 6-4 to reach the ATP Masters event final on Saturday.

Milos Raonic stuns Rafa Nadal, will face Roger Federer in semis
Milos Raonic stuns Rafa Nadal, will face Roger Federer in semis

Big-serving Milos Raonic fought back from a set down to upset Rafa Nadal 4-6 7-6(10) 7-5 in a pulsating quarter-final at the BNP Paribas Open on Friday.

Misfiring Rafael Nadal reaches last 16 at Indian Wells
Misfiring Rafael Nadal reaches last 16 at Indian Wells

A misfiring Rafa Nadal had trouble hitting the mark but the third seeded Spaniard still had enough to beat American Donald Young 6-4 6-2 on Tuesday and advance to the fourth round of the BNP Paribas Open.

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.

Rafael Nadal back in ATP top three
Rafael Nadal back in ATP top three

Former world number one Rafael Nadal climbed back into third place in the latest ATP Rankings thanks to his Argentine Open win, while Novak Djokovic remains on top of the pile.

Rafael Nadal wins first title of 2015 at Argentina Open
Rafael Nadal wins first title of 2015 at Argentina Open

Spanish top seed Rafael Nadal defeated local player Juan Monaco to win the Argentina Open, lifting his first title in 2015.

Rafael Nadal grabs slice of history with Argentina win
Rafael Nadal grabs slice of history with Argentina win

Rafael Nadal beat Juan Monaco on Sunday to win the Argentina Open, claiming his first title since Roland Garros last year and nabbing a slice of tennis history as well.

Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal aims for slice of clay-court history
Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal aims for slice of clay-court history

Reigning French Open champ Rafael Nadal defeated Carlos Berlocq in straight sets to reach the final of the Argentina Open where he will try to secure a slice of clay-court history.

Roger Federer lauds rivalry with Novak Djokovic after 20th win
Roger Federer lauds rivalry with Novak Djokovic after 20th win

Roger Federer rates his rivalry with Novak Djokovic as highly as his duels with Rafa Nadal, the Swiss said after beating the Serb to win a seventh Dubai title on Saturday.

ATP Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal advances to final
ATP Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal advances to final

Reigning French Open champion Rafael Nadal reached his first final of the year by rolling over Carlos Berlocq 7-6 (9/7), 6-2 Saturday at the ATP Argentina Open.

Rafael Nadal cruises into Argentina semis
Rafael Nadal cruises into Argentina semis

Rafael Nadal, who is gunning for a record-tying 46th clay-court title, surged into the semi-finals of the Argentina Open on Friday with a 6-1, 6-1 rout of Federico Delbonis.

Nervous Rafael Nadal into Buenos Aires quarters
Nervous Rafael Nadal into Buenos Aires quarters

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame some uncharacteristic nerves to surge into the quarter-finals of the ATP Argentina Open on Wednesday with an efficient 6-4, 6-0 victory over Argentine qualifier Facundo Arguello.

Andy Murray celebrates climb with a win
Andy Murray celebrates climb with a win

Andy Murray followed his climb above Rafael Nadal to world number three with a chequered but foundation-laying straight-sets win over Gilles Muller to begin his bid to win the Dubai Open title.

Rafael Nadal sees Argentine Open as next step up comeback ladder
Rafael Nadal sees Argentine Open as next step up comeback ladder

Rafael Nadal, who suffered an upset defeat in the Rio Open semi-finals at the weekend, said on Monday he was confident of taking another step towards recovering his best form in Buenos Aires this week.

Rafael Nadal drops out of ATP top three
Rafael Nadal drops out of ATP top three

Rafael Nadal has slipped a place to four in the latest ATP Rankings published on Monday after losing his first semi-final on clay in 12 years in Rio.