Tennis ace Jo-Wilfred Tsonga fancies being an avid fashionista as well
Tennis ace Jo-Wilfred Tsonga fancies being an avid fashionista as well

France's tennis ace Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has another talent up his sleeve and that is modeling.

Terrific 2014 for Sania Mirza but struggle for others
Terrific 2014 for Sania Mirza but struggle for others

 Sania Mirza grabbed her third mixed doubles Grand Slam title and wrapped up her dream season with the year-end finale trophy even as India's established male tennis players found the going tough in 2014.

Thomas Berdych takes on Andy Murray`s former coach
Thomas Berdych takes on Andy Murray`s former coach

Czech tennis star Tomas Berdych hired a new coaching team on Tuesday including Venezuelan Danny Vallverdu who was until last month one of Andy Murray`s coaches.

Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer resist surge of new wave
Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer resist surge of new wave

Stan Wawrinka and Marin Cilic enjoyed breakthrough triumphs at the Australian and US Opens, but at the end of 2014 it was business as usual for Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer

IPTL: Watching Roger Federer, others a dream for Indian tennis fans
IPTL: Watching Roger Federer, others a dream for Indian tennis fans

Aimed at whetting the appetite of Asian fans, generally starved of top-level action, the reaction in India to the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) was crucial to the inaugural tournament's fortunes.

IPTL: Manila sign off with 30-15 win over Singapore
IPTL: Manila sign off with 30-15 win over Singapore

Manila Maverics wrapped up their IPL campaign in style, winning all five matches in their 30-15 victory over Singapore Slammers, here on Saturday.

ATP prize money to reach $100 million in 2015
ATP prize money to reach $100 million in 2015

Prize money on the men’s tennis tour will reach $100 million for the first time in 2015, the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) said on Friday.

ATP World Tour purses will then climb even higher, to $135 million by 2018, the ATP added in a news release.

Indian Aces beat Manila Mavericks 28-23 in IPTL
Indian Aces beat Manila Mavericks 28-23 in IPTL

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna continued their good form as Indian Aces dished out yet another dominating performance, beating Manila Mavericks 28-23 in the UAE leg of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) here Friday.

IPTL and 'traditional' tennis can co-exist: Carlos Moya
IPTL and 'traditional' tennis can co-exist: Carlos Moya

The innovative rules and format of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) may have struck a chord with the Asian fans, generally starved of top-level action, but former World No.1 Carlos Moya believes the 'traditional' sport will stick to its conventional rules, though the inaugural tournament will 'co-exist' and thrive alongside the existing order.

Petra Kvitova eyes world number one spot
Petra Kvitova eyes world number one spot

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic has said she was looking to improve her Grand Slam performances while keeping an eye on the world number one spot for 2015.

Indian Aces edge past Singapore Slammers in IPTL
Indian Aces edge past Singapore Slammers in IPTL

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna got past Bruno Soares and Daniela Hantuchova in the mixed-doubled match as Micromax Indian Aces edged past DBS Singapore Slammers in the UAE leg of the Indian Premier Tennis League, here on Thursday.

WTA, Perform sign single biggest commercial contract in history of women's tennis
WTA, Perform sign single biggest commercial contract in history of women's tennis

The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and Perform, a British media company, have signed a record deal worth 535 million dollars for the broadcasting rights to the women's tennis tour in its annual calendar, triggering the single biggest commercial contract in the history of women's sport.

Thank you Roger Federer!

As I headed towards the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on Day 2 of the International Premier Tennis League, like any other tennis fan, I too, was brimming with excitement. There was disappointment for everybody on the opening day, where Roger Federer didn’t play a match.

Sport leagues have given talent a change: Amitabh Bachchan
Sport leagues have given talent a change: Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels the various leagues on sport have undergone a metamorphosis in terms of showcasing talent.

Shamil Tarpischev weighs up appeal against WTA suspension
Shamil Tarpischev weighs up appeal against WTA suspension

Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president Shamil Tarpischev is weighing up an appeal against his year-long WTA Tour suspension for making an inappropriate comment about the Williams sisters.

Agnieszka Radwanska dreams of grand slam glory with Martina Navratilova
Agnieszka Radwanska dreams of grand slam glory with Martina Navratilova

Poland`s Agnieszka Radwanska hopes to win the first grand slam title of her career after appointing 18-times grand slam champion Martina Navratilova as her new "supercoach".

Roger Federer wants to watch Aamir Khan’s 'PK'
Roger Federer wants to watch Aamir Khan’s 'PK'

International tennis legend Roger Federer is eagerly waiting to watch Aamir Khan’s much anticipated film “PK”.

Pete Sampras not interested in coaching; lauds IPTL as 'exciting' format

While the recently concluded International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) was more about the hype around superstars like Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, several tennis fans were thrilled to watch American legend Pete Sampras play live in front of their eyes.

Mahesh Bhupathi says Leander Paes did not want to play in IPTL
Mahesh Bhupathi says Leander Paes did not want to play in IPTL

IPTL founder Mahesh Bhupathi has said his estranged doubles partner Leander Paes turned down the invitation to play in the tournament's ongoing inaugural season.

Roger Federer wants to watch 'PK'
Roger Federer wants to watch 'PK'

 International tennis legend Roger Federer is eagerly waiting to watch Aamir Khan’s much anticipated film “PK”.