Yuki Bhambri is now India's number singles player
Yuki Bhambri is now India's number singles player

Yuki Bhambri on Monday became India's number singles player after leaping to number 158 even as Saketh Myneni broke into top-200 for the first time in his career with a jump of 33 places.

Yuki Bhambri is now India's number one singles player
Yuki Bhambri is now India's number one singles player

Yuki Bhambri on Monday became India's number one singles player after leaping to number 158 even as Saketh Myneni broke into top-200 for the first time in his career with a jump of 33 places.

Rohan Bopanna, Sania Mirza make progress in Rome Masters with partners
Rohan Bopanna, Sania Mirza make progress in Rome Masters with partners

Rohan Bopanna made it to the second round while Sania Mirza reached the quarterfinals of the Rome Masters after scoring fluent victories with their respective partners, here.

Defeat for Sania Mirza, Leander Paes but Rohan Bopanna wins
Defeat for Sania Mirza, Leander Paes but Rohan Bopanna wins

Top seeds Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis suffered their second defeat since joining forces as they lost 7-6 (5) 3-6 9-11 to Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Lucie Safarova, at the Madrid Open here.

Narendra Modi lauds Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal; supports cricket team
Narendra Modi lauds Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal; supports cricket team

 Lavishing praise on Sania Mirza and Saina Nehwal for climbing to number one in world rankings, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday also offered words of support to the country's cricketers, who were heavily criticised after their World Cup ouster last month.

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis suffer shock first defeat in Stuttgart
Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis suffer shock first defeat in Stuttgart

Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis lost their first competitive match as a women's doubles team as they crashed out of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix here.

Will do all I can to remain number one: Sania Mirza
Will do all I can to remain number one: Sania Mirza

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza says she would do all it takes to maintain her world number one ranking.

Sania leads India to Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Group triumph
Sania leads India to Fed Cup Asia/Oceania Group triumph

Indian captain Sania Mirza led from the front as the hosts registered a 2-1 victory over Philippines in the final of the Asia/Oceania group II of the Fed Cup tennis tournament, here today.

I want to win more Grand Slams before retiring: Sania Mirza
I want to win more Grand Slams before retiring: Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza added another feather in her decorated cap by scaling the ranking peak in the doubles but the Indian star says there is never enough and she wants to win more Grand Slam titles before hanging her racquet.

Tennis queen Sania Mirza soon to be mommy?
Tennis queen Sania Mirza soon to be mommy?

All the good things are happening with the tennis queen Sania Mirza. After becoming new world number one in women's doubles ranking, the Indian star is said to expecting soon. And giving enough hint to the arrival of an eminent member in her life is none other than her husband, Shoaib Malik.

India thrash Pakistan 2-0 in Fed Cup
India thrash Pakistan 2-0 in Fed Cup

 Ankita Raina and Prarthana Thombare trounced their rivals in the singles matches as India blanked Pakistan 2-0 in their opening tie in the Asia/Oceania Group II of the Fed Cup here on Wednesday.

IPL 8: Mumbai Indians lacking in confidence, says captain Rohit Sharma
IPL 8: Mumbai Indians lacking in confidence, says captain Rohit Sharma

 Off to a poor start in the Indian Premier League with three defeats on the trot, former champions Mumbai Indians are a bit low in confidence, conceded team captain Rohit Sharma and head coach Ricky Ponting here Wednesday.

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Hope more youngsters take up sports as career: Sania Mirza
Hope more youngsters take up sports as career: Sania Mirza

Back in the country after a third successive WTA title triumph which catapulted her to the top of world doubles rankings, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza hopes that her feat would inspire youngsters to take up the sport as a career.

Indonesia, Malaysia win on the opening day of Fed Cup
Indonesia, Malaysia win on the opening day of Fed Cup

 Indonesia and Malaysia won their matches on the opening day of Asia/Oceania Group II in the Fed Cup at the L B Stadium here tonight.

Hubby Shoaib Malik calls India`s Sania Mirza pride of Pakistan too
Hubby Shoaib Malik calls India`s Sania Mirza pride of Pakistan too

Pakistan`s ex-cricket captain Shoaib Malik said on Tuesday he was proud his Indian wife Sania Mirza had become the world`s top-ranked doubles tennis player, adding it was an honour for both countries.

Usain Bolt still the favourite to win at World Championship: Michael Johnson
Usain Bolt still the favourite to win at World Championship: Michael Johnson

 Four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson on Tuesday backed multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt to defend his titles in 100m and 200m events at the World Championship, to be held in Beijing from August 22 to 30.

Becoming world no. 1 is surreal feeling: Sania Mirza
Becoming world no. 1 is surreal feeling: Sania Mirza

 There has been many cherished moments in her eventful tennis journey during the last decade but the enormity of becoming World No 1 is such that Sania Mirza has been left with a "surreal feeling" even though she had always dreamt of achieving this feat.

Sania Mirza to lead Indian challenge in Fed Cup
Sania Mirza to lead Indian challenge in Fed Cup

 India will be led by newly-crowned world number one Sania Mirza as 11 nations will strive to get promotion to Asia/Oceania Group I when the Fed Cup tennis competition begins here from Tuesday.

Sania Mirza officially crowned World No.1
Sania Mirza officially crowned World No.1

 Sania Mirza on Monday officially became the first Indian woman tennis player to be ranked world number one in doubles after WTA unveiled its latest list.