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Match point down? What's for lunch, muses Alexander Zverev

For the second time in three days Alexander Zverev found himself two-sets-to-one down at the French Open and his poor run at the Grand Slams looked set to continue as he put his nearest and dearest through the wringer for more than three hours.

Jun 02, 2018, 13:42 PM IST

Match point down? What's for lunch, muses Zverev

For the second time in three days Alexander Zverev found himself two-sets-to-one down at the French Open and his poor run at the Grand Slams looked set to continue as he put his nearest and dearest through the wringer for more than three hours.

Jun 02, 2018, 09:03 AM IST

Serena Williams 'almost died' after her daughter's birth due to series of complications

Williams was bedridden for six weeks from a series of complications, including a pulmonary embolism that led to multiple surgeries, after her daughter was delivered by emergency cesarean section.

Feb 21, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

After seven years, Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal sweep all four Grand Slams in a year

In fact, going by numbers, since 2003 Wimbledon, 58 Grand Slams have been played. Federer bagged 19 while Nadal has 16 to his name – total standing to 35, which is almost 60 per cent of the total – such has been their dominance. Novak stands next on the list with 12 Majors and Murray and Wawrinka having three apiece to their name.

Sep 11, 2017, 22:12 PM IST

Leander Paes: My competitors are highly jealous, they want to knock me down instead of working hard

Paes, who is India's most successful tennis player with 18 Grand Slam titles and an Olympic bronze medal, is routinely asked why is he still continuing playing tennis at the age of 43.

Sep 19, 2016, 15:56 PM IST

Steffi Graf hails hails Serena Williams 'incredible' on matching her 22-Grand Slam titles record

Williams won her seventh Wimbledon title with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Graf`s German compatriot Angelique Kerber

Jul 10, 2016, 16:54 PM IST

Roger Federer: Back in action, Swiss legend turns Spiderman during training!

Federer, who underwent arthroscopic knee surgery, said that he felt great to be training once again.

Feb 24, 2016, 14:54 PM IST

If I were Novak Djokovic, I would have let Roger Federer win one more Grand Slam: Nick Bollettieri

American tennis coach Nick Bollettieri has said that if he was Novak Djokovic, he would let Swiss legend Roger Federer win one more Grand Slam title.

Feb 19, 2016, 13:33 PM IST

Leaked documents show match-fixing at top level of world tennis

The BBC and BuzzFeed News said they had not named the players because without access to their phone, bank and computer records it was not possible to determine whether they took part in match-fixing.

Jan 18, 2016, 10:01 AM IST

VIDEO: Novak Djokovic throws open unique 'chopsticks challenge'!

Djokovic found some free time during a shoot to have some fun with chopsticks. 

Jan 16, 2016, 16:48 PM IST

Australian Open: Roger Federer gives defending champion Novak Djokovic 'little star' of approval

Federer feels Djoker was best play in court by far last season.

Jan 16, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

Australian Open 2016: Serena Williams faces tricky ascent to seventh heaven

Williams, already considered one of the all time greats, has 21 grand slam singles titles.

Jan 15, 2016, 19:18 PM IST

Martina Hingis: Swiss legend's partnership with Sania Mirza looks like an unstoppable force

It has been a fairytale time in Australia for both Hingis and Sania, ahead of the year's first Grand Slam.

Jan 15, 2016, 00:10 AM IST

Sania Mirza: Indian tennis ace a revelation with sensational Martina Hingis

The understanding of each other's game is a big plus for the Indo-Swiss pair who looks happy and positive as partners.

Jan 13, 2016, 19:14 PM IST

Novak Djokovic begins 2016 season in Qatar

Novak Djokovic begins his 2016 campaign and warm-up for his Australian Open defence in Qatar.  

Jan 02, 2016, 06:08 AM IST

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic named `world champions`

Both won three of the four Grand Slams in 2015 and are well clear in the world rankings. 

Dec 22, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

Rafael Nadal `happy to keep going` after disastrous year

Nadal says he is happy with the motivation that keeps him going.

Dec 09, 2015, 00:02 AM IST

India must have singles players in Grand Slams: Vijay Amritraj

The founder of CTL feels the India need to have more singles players for regular representation in the Grand Slams.

Dec 06, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

It's been an amazing year for me, says Sania Mirza

Sania won the Wimbledon and US Open with Martina Hingis.

Nov 17, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis will continue to win Grand Slams for next few years: Mahesh Bhupathi

Mahesh Bhupathi feels Sania Mirza has been an inspiration.

Nov 10, 2015, 16:38 PM IST