Rogers Cup

Andy Murray's absence, Rafael Nadal's exit open World No. 1 ranking gates for Roger Federer

Andy Murray's absence, Rafael Nadal's exit open World No. 1 ranking gates for Roger Federer

Speculations were also that Federer was in the race for the numero uno spot and now with Nadal's shock exit, the road seems clear for him. If he is able to win the Rogers Cup tomorrow, then he is bound to become the World No.1 yet again, on August 21 with an equal or a better finish than Nadal at the Cincinnati masters.

Aug 13, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
Rogers Cup: Karolina Pliskova sails into quarter finals after Naomi Osaka retires

Rogers Cup: Karolina Pliskova sails into quarter finals after Naomi Osaka retires

Czech Pliskova, playing her first tournament with the top ranking, was pushed into a deciding set by qualifier Osaka before the 19-year-old called for the trainer when trailing 6-2 6-7(4) 1-0 and promptly withdrew.

Aug 11, 2017, 10:00 AM IST
Rogers Cup 2017: Rafael Nadal's bid to World No 1 put on hold after Round 3 defeat to Denis Shapovalov

Rogers Cup 2017: Rafael Nadal's bid to World No 1 put on hold after Round 3 defeat to Denis Shapovalov

It was not just a dream, it was something that most tennis fans yearned to see. To see Rafael Nadal scale up the ladder to reclaim the No. 1 ranking on the ATP rankings chart. But all went in vain as the Spaniard lost to Denis Shapovalov 3-6 6-4 7-6 (7-4) in the third round of the Rogers Cup in Montreal, today.

Aug 11, 2017, 09:51 AM IST
Eugenie Bouchard faces first round exit in home tournament, Rogers Cup

Eugenie Bouchard faces first round exit in home tournament, Rogers Cup

With only one match win since her French Open second round exit, Bouchard was hoping a visit home would result in a return to the victory column.

Aug 09, 2017, 08:27 AM IST
WATCH: Roger Federer turns 36, reveals what scares him the most

WATCH: Roger Federer turns 36, reveals what scares him the most

The Swiss great has won five tour-level titles in 2017, including two Grand Slams - Australian Open and Wimbledon and two ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles - BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells and the Miami Open. 

Aug 08, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Rogers Cup: Hip holds as Nick Kyrgios rolls on in Montreal with first-round victory

Rogers Cup: Hip holds as Nick Kyrgios rolls on in Montreal with first-round victory

The wobbly hip that hit Kyrgios`s grasscourt season, with first-round retirements at London`s Queen`s Club and Wimbledon, have followed him into the North American hardcourt season.

Aug 08, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Rafael Nadal has eyes on world number one ranking in Montreal

Rafael Nadal has eyes on world number one ranking in Montreal

Fifteen-times grand slam champion Nadal has spent a career total of 141 weeks as world number one -- seventh on the list.

Aug 07, 2017, 22:32 PM IST
Stan Wawrinka advances to Toronto quarter-finals

Stan Wawrinka advances to Toronto quarter-finals

Next up for the two-times grand slam champion is unseeded South African Kevin Anderson.

Jul 29, 2016, 04:42 AM IST
I am not a bad boy: Nick Kyrgios

I am not a bad boy: Nick Kyrgios

The young Australian attracted a lot of negative attention when, during the Rogers Cup, his sledge remarks against Stanislas Wawrinka began a controversy.

Dec 11, 2015, 20:53 PM IST
From volleys to ventures: Andy Murray dips into crowdfunding

From volleys to ventures: Andy Murray dips into crowdfunding

British tennis player Andy Murray has ventured into crowdfunding.

Aug 19, 2015, 20:07 PM IST
Top ranking still a distant dream for Andy Murray

Top ranking still a distant dream for Andy Murray

Andy Murray claimed his 11th Masters 1000 title when he ended an eight-match losing streak against Novak Djokovic in the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, but when it comes to the game`s top brass he is still the odd man out.

Aug 18, 2015, 09:23 AM IST
Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis bow out of Rogers Cup

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis bow out of Rogers Cup

Top ranked women's doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis suffered a shocking semi-final defeat against fourth seeded pair of Caroline Garcia and Katarina Srebotnik at the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

Aug 16, 2015, 10:09 AM IST
Teenager Belinda Bencic upsets Ana Ivanovic, to face Serena Williams in Rogers Cup semis

Teenager Belinda Bencic upsets Ana Ivanovic, to face Serena Williams in Rogers Cup semis

The 18-year-old Belinda Bencic of Switzerland beat fifth seed Ana Ivanovic in straight sets 6-4, 6-2 at Rogers Cup tennis tournament's quarter-finals to continue her rise.

Aug 15, 2015, 19:57 PM IST
Simona Halep roars back to reach Toronto WTA semis

Simona Halep roars back to reach Toronto WTA semis

Romanian second seed Simona Halep advanced to the semi-finals of the WTA Rogers Cup on Friday by roaring back to defeat Polish sixth seed Agnieszka Radwanska 0-6, 6-3, 6-1.

Aug 15, 2015, 12:51 PM IST
Novak Djokovic holds off Ernests Gulbis, Rafael Nadal exits in Montreal

Novak Djokovic holds off Ernests Gulbis, Rafael Nadal exits in Montreal

Novak Djokovic had to fight off an upset bid from qualifier Ernests Gulbis, finally defeating the Latvian 5-7, 7-6 (9/7), 6-1 on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Montreal Masters.

Aug 15, 2015, 08:31 AM IST
Nick Kyrgios could be suspended for Stan Wawrinka jibe: Reports

Nick Kyrgios could be suspended for Stan Wawrinka jibe: Reports

Australian rising young tennis sensation Nick Kyrgios could be suspended for an "insulting remark" made to Swiss ace Stanislas Wawrinka.

Aug 14, 2015, 14:05 PM IST
Twitteratti lash out at Nick Kyrgios for appalling remark to Stanislas Wawrinka

Twitteratti lash out at Nick Kyrgios for appalling remark to Stanislas Wawrinka

Nick Kyrgios might have been touted as a future star in the recent past, but his controversial remark to Stanislas Wawrinka hasn't gone too well with tennis fans across the world who have lashed out at the 20-year-old.

Aug 13, 2015, 23:42 PM IST
Andy Murray unconcerned that parenthood would impact his career

Andy Murray unconcerned that parenthood would impact his career

 Scottish tennis ace Andy Murray on Monday said he is not concerned about the impact his first child may have on his career.

Aug 10, 2015, 19:38 PM IST
Maria Sharapova withdraws from Rogers Cup due to leg strain

Maria Sharapova withdraws from Rogers Cup due to leg strain

World number two Maria Sharapova has pulled out of next week`s Rogers Cup in Toronto after suffering a right leg strain, tournament chiefs confirmed on Friday.

Aug 08, 2015, 04:11 AM IST
Roger Federer withdraws from Rogers Cup in Montreal

Roger Federer withdraws from Rogers Cup in Montreal

World number two Roger Federer has withdrawn from next month`s Rogers Cup in Montreal, though he gave no reason for his decision in a statement released by organisers on Wednesday.

Jul 30, 2015, 08:51 AM IST