Maria Sharapova drug confession: Sania Mirza backs Russian, says it was gutsy of her to make announcement

Maria Sharapova drug confession: Sania Mirza backs Russian, says it was gutsy of her to make announcement

In her defense, Sharapova said she has been taking the medicine mildronate since 2006 for a magnesium deficiency.

Monte Carlo Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea pair enters quarters with win over Robert Lindstedt-Alexander Peya

Monte Carlo Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea pair enters quarters with win over Robert Lindstedt-Alexander Peya

Bopanna and Mergea will next take on fourth-seeded pair of Jamie Murray of Britain and Bruno Soares of Brazil.

Miami Open: Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis move ahead, Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea ousted

Miami Open: Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis move ahead, Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea ousted

The sixth seeded Indo-Romanian pair slogged for an hour and nine minutes before ending up on the losing side.

Lot of scenarios can play out before 2016 Rio Olympics: Rohan Bopanna

Lot of scenarios can play out before 2016 Rio Olympics: Rohan Bopanna

The qualification for Rio will depend on the rankings published on June 6, while the French Open will be played from May 16 to June 5.

Sania Mirza wants best possible mixed doubles team for 2016 Rio Olympics

Sania Mirza wants best possible mixed doubles team for 2016 Rio Olympics

Indian tennis team, specially in the mixed doubles will be a strong medal contender with Mirza being the world number in women's doubles.

Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna's-Yung-Jan Chan knocked out by Andreja Klepac-Treat Huey

Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna's-Yung-Jan Chan knocked out by Andreja Klepac-Treat Huey

Bopanna and Chan squandered four break chances in the match, including three in the second set, to bow out of the tournament.

Good day for India at Australian Open: Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna continue winning run

Good day for India at Australian Open: Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna continue winning run

Earlier, Sania Mirza and Hingis won their women's doubles second round match.

Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea end runners-up at Apia International

Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea end runners-up at Apia International

The fourth seeded Indo-Romanian pair lost the final 3-6 6-7(6) to the unseeded Brazilian-Briton pair on hour and 29 minutes.

Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea enter final of Apia International

Rohan Bopanna-Florin Mergea enter final of Apia International

Bopanna and Mergea will now face Jamie Murray of Great Britain and Brazil's Bruno Soares in the final .
 

Rohan Bopanna, Florin Mergea pair enters Apia International semifinals

Rohan Bopanna, Florin Mergea pair enters Apia International semifinals

Bopanna and Mergea will play unseeded Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil and Leonardo Mayer of Argentina for a place in the final.

In-form 'SanTina' pair on top in WTA rankings; Novak Djokovic rules men's rankings ahead of Andy Murray

In-form 'SanTina' pair on top in WTA rankings; Novak Djokovic rules men's rankings ahead of Andy Murray

Among the Indian men, Rohan Bopanna is the only one to feature in the top 10 of the doubles rankings.

Stan Wawrinka breezes into quarters of Chennai Open

Stan Wawrinka breezes into quarters of Chennai Open

Wawrinka, world ranked fourth, hardly broke his sweat to prevail 6-3 6-2 over his less-fancied opponent in the second round duel that lasted for just 52 minutes.

After Leander Paes' comments, AITA asks players not to voice opinions in public: Report

After Leander Paes' comments, AITA asks players not to voice opinions in public: Report

Paes has clarified that his comments wasn't the intention as he wanted to put his case forth on the issue as it s about winning a medal for the country.

Rohan Bopanna refused to play with me this year in lead up to Rio Olympics: Leander Paes

Rohan Bopanna refused to play with me this year in lead up to Rio Olympics: Leander Paes

The 42-year-old tennis ace said that he is hopeful that he will get a chance to pair up with Sania Mirza at Rio Olympics 2016.

Leander Paes hopes no politics will be played over 2016 Rio Olympics selection

Leander Paes hopes no politics will be played over 2016 Rio Olympics selection

Paes said dirty politics was played in the run-up to 2012 Olympics and it should not happen this time around.

My pairing with Rohan Bopanna​ best medal prospect at Rio: Leander​ Paes

My pairing with Rohan Bopanna​ best medal prospect at Rio: Leander​ Paes

Four years back in London Olympics, Paes had to partner Vishnu Vardhan and they lost in the second round.

Singapore Slammers are new IPTL champions; beat Indian Aces in final

Singapore Slammers are new IPTL champions; beat Indian Aces in final

Ivan Dodig (Aces) was adjudged the Most Valuable Player (MVP) (Male) while Slammers' Belinda Bencic was adjudged the MVP (Female).

Singapore Slammers to meet Indian Aces in IPTL Final

Singapore Slammers to meet Indian Aces in IPTL Final

While Aces were already in the final, the Singapore Slammers' victory ensured the second spot for them and a ticket for the summit clash.