Boris Becker hopeful of continuing partnership with Novak Djokovic
Boris Becker hopeful of continuing partnership with Novak Djokovic

Boris Becker hopes to continue working as coach to Novak Djokovic with the aim of maintaining the Serb as world number one, the German great told AFP on Wednesday.

Removing Serena Williams as No 1 a step too far: Simona Halep
Removing Serena Williams as No 1 a step too far: Simona Halep

Simona Halep looked back on a "special year" Sunday following her remarkable ascent to number two in the rankings, but said the top spot remains a distant dream while Serena Williams is still playing.

Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France
Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France

A noisy crowd, big stage and Roland Garros atmosphere could play an important part in France`s Davis Cup semi-final against record-chasing champions Czech Republic, according to old hands Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Radek Stepanek.

Gael Monfils withdraws from Washington event

France`s Gael Monfils has withdrawn from next week`s ATP and WTA tennis tournament in Washington with a nagging right knee injury, organizers said Friday.

Halep dismantles Lisicki to book mouthwatering semi-final

Romania`s Simona Halep continued her impressive season with a businesslike dismantling of Sabine Lisicki at Wimbledon on Wednesday to set up what should be an enthralling semi-final against surprise package Eugenie Bouchard.

Wimbledon: Golden opportunity for Federer to take Grand Slam tally to eighteen

The third Grand Slam of year, Wimbledon is all set to kick start from Monday. In the men`s singles, the `Fab Four` will once again try to maintain their dominance in the oldest tennis tournament.

Djokovic shrugs off wrist injury fears

Novak Djokovic insists the wrist injury that forced him to pull out of a Wimbledon warm-up event this week won`t affect his bid to win the grasscourt Grand Slam.

One time`cow on ice`Sharapova in perplexed state after second French Open win

Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova said that she feels that she is in a perplexed state after claiming her second French Open title at Roland Garros.

Rafael Nadal defeats Novak Djokovic to win record ninth French Open title

Rafael Nadal clinched his ninth French Open and 14th career Grand Slam title on Sunday with a brutal 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4 victory over a battling Novak Djokovic.

Sania Mirza achieves career-best ranking of six

Touching a new high, India`s tennis ace Sania Mirza today became world number six in doubles, her career-best ranking, as the new chart was released following the conclusion of the French Open.

Toni Nadal dreams of 10th French Open for Rafael

Toni Nadal, the uncle and coach of Rafael Nadal, hopes his nephew can win a 10th French Open in 2015 although he admitted that the family`s Roland Garros monopoly was becoming "more and more difficult".

French Open 2014, men`s singles final: Rafael Nadal vs Novak Djokovic - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 French Open Men`s Final between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic being played at Roland Garros, Paris.

Victory is payback for Australia misery, says Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal believes his ninth French Open triumph is payback for his injury-hit Australian Open defeat earlier this year.

Nadal, Djokovic`s journey to the French Open 2014 final

It is yet another high-octane clash as Novak Djokovic takes on his nemesis Rafael Nadal in yet another Grand Slam final.

Maria Sharapova living a dream after French Open victory

A day after pocketing a second French Open career title, Russian sensation Maria Sharapova said she wonders if she is ever going to fall asleep.

French Open: Nadal, Djokovic target Paris history

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic clash for a 42nd time on Sunday with the French Open title and a place in the record books at stake.

Nadal not unbeatable, says Djokovic

Novak Djokovic will on Sunday attempt to become only the second man to beat eight-time champion Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros when the world`s two best players meet in the French Open final.

Clay made my day says Sharapova

Maria Sharapova`s second French Open title on the claycourts of Roland Garros on Saturday left her scratching her head as to how she ever got to that point in her career.

Grass can be the perfect tonic says battered Murray

Andy Murray admits he needs to work quickly to heal the scars from his French Open thrashing against Rafael Nadal as he starts his Wimbledon preparations by defending the title at Queen`s Club.

French pair take doubles after 30-year wait

Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin on Saturday became the first home pair in 30 years to win the French Open men`s doubles at Roland Garros.