Canadian Open

Tennis: Is Bianca Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast

Even the fact that Andreescu was gifted the Rogers Cup title when a tearful Serena Williams was forced to retire with back spasm just 19 minutes into the final could not keep the hype machine from spinning into overdrive.

Aug 22, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Rogers Cup: Canada's Bianca Andreescu clinches title as Serena Williams retires hurt

The victory will see Andreescu surge up from 27th spot to 14th position when an updated WTA rankings are released on Monday. 

Aug 12, 2019, 09:57 AM IST

Rogers Cup: Serena Williams sets up Naomi Osaka clash in quarter-finals

Williams has now stormed into the quarter-finals of the tournament for the eighth time. 

Aug 09, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Canadian Open: Caroline Wozniacki topples top seed Karolina Pliskova to sail into semi-finals

The sixth seeded Wozniacki posted her first career win over a number-one player in seven tries as she blasted eight aces in the two-hour, 56-minute centre court match.

Aug 12, 2017, 08:47 AM IST

Canadian Open: French Open champ Jelena Ostapenko falls to US qualifier Varvara Lepchenko

Lepchenko rallied to stun French Open winner Jelena Ostapenko 1-6, 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/5). Ninth seeded Williams also needed three sets and close to two hours to eliminate qualifier Irina-Camelia Begu 6-1, 3-6, 6-3.

Aug 08, 2017, 10:24 AM IST

Aim is to break into top 10 by year-end: Jwala Gutta

Prakash Padukone feels that Indian badminton is seeing the best phase in its history

Nov 04, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Novak Djokovic complains of cannabis smell during match

World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic complained to the umpire that he could smell weed on court during his Canadian Open semi-final triumph here against Jeremy Chardy.

Aug 16, 2015, 18:11 PM IST

Canada`s Graham DeLaet withdraws from PGA with sore thumb

Canada`s Graham DeLaet has withdrawn from the 97th PGA Championship because of a left thumb injury, tournament officials announced on Monday.

Aug 11, 2015, 07:31 AM IST

Jason Day wins Canadian Open in Sunday shoot-out

Jason Day birdied the final three holes en route to a four-under 68 to capture the Canadian Open, holding off David Hearn and Bubba Watson in a final-round shoot-out on Sunday.

Jul 27, 2015, 08:23 AM IST

David Hearn eyes history at Canadian Open

David Hearn will try to become the first home-grown golfer in 61 years to win the Canadian Open when he takes a two-stroke lead over Bubba Watson and Jason Day into Sunday`s final round.

Jul 26, 2015, 08:22 AM IST

Robert Allenby out of Canadian Open after split with caddie

Australia`s Robert Allenby has withdrawn from the US PGA Tour Canadian Open after a bust-up with his caddie saw him finish Thursday`s first round with a fan carrying his bag.

Jul 25, 2015, 10:25 AM IST

Chad Campbell surges to Canadian Open lead

Chad Campbell fired nine birdies in a nine-under par 63 on Friday to grab a two-stroke lead in the US PGA Tour`s Canadian Open.

Jul 25, 2015, 09:03 AM IST

Argentina's Grillo thriving in short PGA Tour stint

Argentina`s Emiliano Grillo continued to make the most of his limited time on the PGA Tour as he snatched the first-round lead at the Canadian Open on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

Tim Clark targets ''fun week'' for Canadian Open defence

South African Tim Clark is looking forward to "a fun week" for his title defence at the Canadian Open where he hopes to put behind him a frustrating 2015 campaign that was derailed by elbow surgery in February.

Jul 23, 2015, 08:05 AM IST

Aussie golfer Jason Day eyes more success after strong British Open

Australia`s Jason Day, who is coming off another near miss at a major championship, will try to build on an already superb season at this week`s Canadian Open.

Jul 23, 2015, 07:57 AM IST

Jwala Gutta, Ashwini Ponnappa getting all the support, says Pullela Gopichand

India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand on Wednesday rubbished all the allegations levelled against him by Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa, and insisted that the Indian women's doubles pair are getting all the support from BAI, SAI and the government.

Jul 08, 2015, 17:28 PM IST

Relieved Lee back in winner's circle, even if out of pocket

The paltry Canadian Open winner`s cheque didn`t even cover the cost of his flight back to Malaysia but that mattered little to former world number one Lee Chong Wei who was just relieved to be a ch

Jun 30, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

Martin Laird checks in with 65 at Wyndham Championship

Three-time PGA Tour winner Martin Laird, back in business after returning to his old swing coach, overcame a slow start to move within one stroke of the clubhouse lead at the Wyndham Championship in Thursday.

Aug 15, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

Matt Kuchar withdraws from PGA Championship with back issues

There was a player withdrawal from the 96th PGA Championship on Thursday due to back pain, but it was not Tiger Woods who pulled out.

Aug 07, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

American Dustin Johnson takes leave for ``personal challenges``

Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges," the big-hitting American said.

Aug 01, 2014, 09:04 AM IST