Serena Williams maintains lead in WTA rankings
Serena Williams maintains lead in WTA rankings

American tennis player Serena Williams held on to the lead in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday with 12,721 points.

John Isner wins third straight ATP Atlanta title
John Isner wins third straight ATP Atlanta title

Big-serving American John Isner completed his Atlanta ATP hat-trick on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Marcos Baghdatis.

Somdev Devvarman fails to reach Washington Open main draw
Somdev Devvarman fails to reach Washington Open main draw

Indian tennis player Somdev Devvarman lost in the first round of men's singles qualification and failed to reach the main draw of $1,508,815 Washington Open here.

Swiss Open: Dominic Thiem downs top seed David Goffin for third career title
Swiss Open: Dominic Thiem downs top seed David Goffin for third career title

Austria`s Dominic Thiem claimed his third career ATP title when downing top seed David Goffin 7-5, 6-2 in the Swiss Open final on Sunday.

Rafael Nadal exacts Fabio Fognini revenge in Hamburg final
Rafael Nadal exacts Fabio Fognini revenge in Hamburg final

Top seed Rafael Nadal won the Hamburg claycourt title on Sunday gaining a much-needed confidence boost after a slump in form, beating Italian eighth seed Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-5.

Baku Cup: Margarita Gasparyan denies giantkiller Patricia Tig to take maiden title
Baku Cup: Margarita Gasparyan denies giantkiller Patricia Tig to take maiden title

Russian Margarita Gasparyan won her maiden WTA title on Sunday beating Patricia Tig of Romania in three sets 6-3, 5-7, 6-0 to land the Baku Cup.

John Isner faces Marcos Baghdatis for third straight Atlanta title
John Isner faces Marcos Baghdatis for third straight Atlanta title

Top-seeded John Isner kept his bid for a third straight Atlanta title on track Saturday, rallying for a three-set semi-final victory over qualifier and friend Denis Kudla.

Isner unleashed 25 aces and converted three of nine break chances to defeat his fellow American 4-6, 6-2, 7-5.

Rafa Nadal sets up Fabio Fognini rematch in Hamburg final
Rafa Nadal sets up Fabio Fognini rematch in Hamburg final

Top seed Rafael Nadal won through to the final of the claycourt tournament in Hamburg on Saturday with a comfortable 6-1, 6-2 semi-final win against Andreas Seppi of Italy.

Capital Fight: It's Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal in 2nd season of IPTL
Capital Fight: It's Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal in 2nd season of IPTL

The apprehensions attached with a new tennis concept have disappeared as the top international players have embraced IPTL, feels Mahesh Bhupathi, whose league will feature a marquee match between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer in the capital this season.

Czech team to come full strength, India need miracle in Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi
Czech team to come full strength, India need miracle in Davis Cup: Mahesh Bhupathi

The Indian Davis Cup team needs to pull off a miracle of sorts if it has to advance to the elite World Group, says Mahesh Bhupathi as the veteran doubles exponent revealed that Czech Republic will field a full strength team in the next month's Play-off tie, here.

Sania Mirza set to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award: Report
Sania Mirza set to be conferred Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award: Report

According to a report in the Hindustan Times, sports ministry on Friday decided to forward tennis star Sania Mirza's name to the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna awards committee.

Serena Williams withdraws from Stanford with elbow injury
Serena Williams withdraws from Stanford with elbow injury

World number one and defending champion Serena Williams withdrew Friday from next week`s WTA hardcourt tournament in Stanford with a right elbow injury, organizers said.

Defending champ John Isner into Atlanta semis
Defending champ John Isner into Atlanta semis

Top-seeded John Isner kept his bid for a third straight ATP Atlanta Open crown on track on Friday, booking a semi-final clash with fellow American Denis Kudla.

Rafael Nadal sets up Andreas Seppi semi-final clash in Hamburg
Rafael Nadal sets up Andreas Seppi semi-final clash in Hamburg

Top seed Rafael Nadal defeated fifth seed Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-2 on Friday to set up a Hamburg semi-final clash against Italian veteran Andreas Seppi.

Indian girls to compete in World junior tennis Finals
Indian girls to compete in World junior tennis Finals

A three-member Under-14 Indian team, comprising Mehak Jain, Prinkle Singh and Shivani Ingle will compete in the ITF World junior tennis Finals, beginning August 3 in Prostezov, Czech Republic.

Serena Williams says plenty of room to improve at US Open
Serena Williams says plenty of room to improve at US Open

Top-ranked Serena Williams, coming off her fourth consecutive Grand Slam triumph at Wimbledon, said Thursday she has plenty of room to improve before chasing more history at the US Open.

Victoria Azarenka, Daniela Hantuchova withdraw from WTA event
Victoria Azarenka, Daniela Hantuchova withdraw from WTA event

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus has withdrawn from next week`s WTA event in Washington because of a right shoulder injury, tournament officials said Thursday.

Juan Martin del Potro in dark over return
Juan Martin del Potro in dark over return

Injury-plagued former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro admitted Thursday that he still cannot pinpoint a return to the tour after undergoing a fourth wrist operation.

Rafael Nadal safely into Hamburg quarter-finals
Rafael Nadal safely into Hamburg quarter-finals

Rafael Nadal eased into the Hamburg Open quarter-finals Thursday with a 6-4, 7-6 (7/2) win over Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic as the Spaniard continues to try and resuscitate his flagging season.

Former No.1 Nirupama Sanjeev visits Sania Mirza Tennis Academy
Former No.1 Nirupama Sanjeev visits Sania Mirza Tennis Academy

 The trainees at the Sania Mirza Tennis Academy (SMTA) here had the opportunity to learn the tricks of the trade when Nirupama Sanjeev, former number one women's tennis player in India, visited the facility on Thursday.