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Angelique Kerber

Angelique Kerber out of Madrid Open with ankle injury

Petra Martic automatically qualified for the last-16 as a result of Kerber`s withdrawal. 

May 08, 2019, 00:08 AM IST

Victoria Azarenka sees off Angelique Kerber to reach Monterrey Open final

Azarenka will next lock horns against second-seed Garbine Muguruza of Venezuela in the summit showdown of the Monterrey Open.

Apr 07, 2019, 13:38 PM IST

Miami Open: Rain wipes out opening day's play at Hard Rock stadium

Once the rain disappears fans can expect a wide open tournament if the season follows the current trend. 

Mar 20, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Bianca Andreescu emerges as Canada's next great hope after Indian Wells title

Andreescu, brimming with confidence, will now face questions at every turn about whether she has what it takes to become the first Canadian to win a Grand Slam singles title.

Mar 19, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Wildcard Bianca Andreescu shocks Angelique Kerber to clinch Indian Wells title

Adreescu said she had visualized winning the tournament prior to the match, where she won her first career title despite playing with an injured right shoulder and cramp. 

Mar 18, 2019, 10:50 AM IST

Bianca Andreescu continues fairytale run to reach Indian Wells final

The 18-year-old Canadian continued her magical run by overcoming sixth-seeded Svitolina to set up a final with three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber who beat Belinda Bencic 6-4 6-2.

Mar 17, 2019, 07:50 AM IST

Indian Wells: Angelique Kerber snaps Belinda Bencic's 12-match winning streak to reach final

With the win, Kerber has now set up a clash in the summit showdown against Canadian wildcard Bianca Andreescu. 

Mar 16, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Angelique Kerber beats Venus Williams to enter Indian Wells semi-finals

Kerber, who is looking for a maiden title in Indian Wells, will next play Belinda Bencic after the Swiss beat world number five Karolina Pliskova earlier in the quarter-final.

Mar 15, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

Simona Halep sets up Doha semi-final clash against Elina Svitolina

Playing in her first tournament with new coach Thierry Van Cleemput, Halep raced to a 4-0 lead in the opening set before her ninth-seeded opponent Julia Goerges fought back to force a tiebreak.

Feb 15, 2019, 06:48 AM IST

Australian Open: Defeated Serena Williams denies 'choking' after shock exit

The seven-times champion lost a match point at 5-1 and saw another three disappear at 5-4 before crumbling to a 4-6, 6-4, 5-7 defeat to seventh seed Pliskova at Rod Laver Arena.

Jan 23, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Unseeded Danielle Collins hammers Angelique Kerber to reach Australian Open quarters

Wimbledon champion Kerber mumbled to herself constantly, unable to show any fight she threw down her racquet in frustration that brought a warning from the umpire.

Jan 20, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

Australian Open 2019: Kerber wins battle of left-handers to progress to third round

The Wimbledon champion broke the 22-year-old Haddad Maia twice in the opening set and converted her first set point when the Brazilian sent a forehand wide for her 29th unforced error in the set.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Australian Open: Dan Evans shoulders slim British hopes against Roger Federer

It was Evans` first win in the main draw of a Grand Slam in nearly two years, setting up a second round clash with Federer.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Angelique Kerber feels solid again with new coach Rainer Schuettler

Kerber will kick start her campaign at the 2019 Australian Open against Polona Hercog of Slovenia on January 14. 

Jan 12, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

Alexander Zverev, Angelique Kerber lead Germany to Hopman Cup final

Germany is now scheduled to square off against Switzerland, which features former world number one Roger Federer and world No 54 Belinda Bencic of Switzerland.

Jan 05, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

Tennis: Sloane Stephens proud despite coming up short at WTA Finals

Sloane Stephens was disappointed but proud with her performance in Singapore after the American started well before fading to a 3-6 6-2 6-2 defeat by Ukraine`s Elina Svitolina. 

Oct 28, 2018, 22:40 PM IST

Tennis: Sloane Stephens enjoys emotional campaign post Grand Slam breakthrough

World No 8 Sloane Stephens has been drawn alongside Angelique Kerber, Kiki Bertens and current U.S. Open winner Naomi Osaka. 

Oct 20, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

Tennis: Former U.S. Open champ Sloane Stephens qualifies for first WTA finals

Stephens won her first Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows in 2017 but was knocked out in the quarter-finals by Anastasija Sevastova this year.

Oct 15, 2018, 19:53 PM IST

Angelique Kerber stuns seven-time champion Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title

The 11th seed took advantage of an error-strewn performance by Serena Williams to become the first German woman to win the title since Steffi Graf in 1996.

 

Jul 14, 2018, 23:48 PM IST

Tactical change helps Simona Halep reach French Open semis

Top seed Simona Halep fought back to triumph in a bruising French Open quarter-final against Germany's Angelique Kerber and stand two wins away from her first Grand Slam title. 

Jun 07, 2018, 08:50 AM IST