Maria Sharapova, Grigor Dimitrov line-up for Brisbane
Maria Sharapova, Grigor Dimitrov line-up for Brisbane

French Open champion Maria Sharapova is set to take part in the Brisbane International as a tune-up for January`s Australian Open, along with Grigor Dimitrov, Lleyton Hewitt and Sam Stosur.

Viktor Troicki dumps top seed David Ferrer out of Shenzen Open
Viktor Troicki dumps top seed David Ferrer out of Shenzen Open

Top seed David Ferrer was bundled out of the Shenzen Open second round by Serb Viktor Troicki on Thursday.

Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori join Roger Federer at Brisbane
Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori join Roger Federer at Brisbane

US Open champion Marin Cilic and runner-up Kei Nishikori will use the Brisbane International as their lead-up to next year`s Australian Open, tournament organisers said on Thursday.

Fans send hilarious photoshopped pics to Federer for places to visit in India
Fans send hilarious photoshopped pics to Federer for places to visit in India

Indian tennis fans were enthralled minutes after Roger Federer confirmed his forthcoming trip to New Delhi where he will lead Indian Aces as a part of the International Premier Tennis League. The Swiss legend, equally excited, asked the fans to come up with suggestions about the places he needs to visit.

IPTL: Roger Federer 'beyond excited' to play in India
IPTL: Roger Federer 'beyond excited' to play in India

Not only are tennis fans in India looking forward to seeing legend Roger Federer play in person, the man himself is 'beyond excited' to visit the country.

Swiss legend Roger Federer set to play in New Delhi, to lead Indian Aces in IPTL
Swiss legend Roger Federer set to play in New Delhi, to lead Indian Aces in IPTL

In what would be one of the greatest moment for Indian tennis fans, 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer is confirmed to play in the Mahesh Bhupathi-promoted International Tennis Premier League (ITPL).

Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Leander Paes
Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Leander Paes

Vetern tennis star Leander Paes on Thursday said Indian youngsters have a good opportunity to shine at the Asian Games in Incheon in the absence of top players.

Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief
Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief

The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an already-crowded schedule, the head of the sport’s governing body said on Tuesday. 

No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup
No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup

France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.

France v Switzerland in Davis Cup final
France v Switzerland in Davis Cup final

France will host Switzerland in the Davis Cup final in November after Roger Federer gave the Swiss the winning point against Italy in Geneva on Sunday.

Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka puts Swiss in control of Davis Cup semi
Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka puts Swiss in control of Davis Cup semi

Roger Federer overcame some tough early resistance from Simone Bolelli and Stanislas Wawrinka eased past Fabio Fognini as Switzerland raced 2-0 ahead in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy in Geneva on Friday.Federer, bidding to add to his substantial collection of honours by steering the Alpine nation to a first Davis Cup triumph, delighted a capacity crowd in the Palexpo Arena with a 7-6(5) 6-4 6-4 victory.

France, Switzerland take lead in Davis Cup
France, Switzerland take lead in Davis Cup

France and Switzerland both moved to within one point of the Davis Cup final on Friday when they swept the opening two singles rubbers in their respective semi-finals.

Roger Federer gives Swiss lead over Italy
Roger Federer gives Swiss lead over Italy

Roger Federer defeated Simone Bolleli 7-6 (7/5), 6-4, 6-4 to give Switzerland a 1-0 lead over Italy in the Davis Cup semi-finals in Geneva on Friday.

Roger Federer says Swiss ready to make Davis Cup history
Roger Federer says Swiss ready to make Davis Cup history

Roger Federer will lead Switzerland in their Davis Cup semi-final against Italy on Friday determined to banish the memory of one of the biggest disappointments of his illustrious career.

Roger Federer opens fire for Swiss against Italy
Roger Federer opens fire for Swiss against Italy

Roger Federer will open Switzerland`s bid to reach the Davis Cup final for the first time in Geneva on Friday against 76th-ranked Italian Simone Bolelli.

There is no action in modern tennis: Serbian great 'Bobo'
There is no action in modern tennis: Serbian great 'Bobo'

Slobodan Zivojinovic, the first Serb to become a global tennis star, says nothing could have been better for the game than Marin Cilic and Kei Nishikori competing for the US Open title since the modern game has been deprived of "action" due to the top four's domination.

Roger Federer seeks Davis Cup glory
Roger Federer seeks Davis Cup glory

Roger Federer will spearhead Switzerland`s bid to reach the Davis Cup final for the first time against Italy in Geneva this weekend and in so doing put himself within striking distance of one of the few prizes that have eluded him.

Mats Wilander convinced Roger Federer still has 5-6 years left to his career
Mats Wilander convinced Roger Federer still has 5-6 years left to his career

Former Swedish tennis star Mats Wilander is convinced that 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer still has several years left to his career.

Marin Cilic sees hope in land of the giants
Marin Cilic sees hope in land of the giants

In June, Rafael Nadal spoke of a new dawn in tennis, the end of a golden era dominated by himself, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray.

Fans fear end of golden era, but show goes on
Fans fear end of golden era, but show goes on

A less informed holder of an expensive U.S. Open men`s singles final ticket walks into Louis Armstrong Arena, settles down into a court-side seat and then rubs his eyes in disbelief, checking the smallprint on his stub.