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Roger Federer set to play French Open in 2020

20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has confirmed his partipation in the next year's French Open at Roland Garros in Paris. 

Oct 17, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Exhausted Daniil Medvedev pulls out of home tournament in Moscow

Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev has pulled out of his upcoming home tournament, the VTB Kremlin Cup in Moscow, citing exhaustion. 

Oct 17, 2019, 12:57 PM IST

WTA rankings: America's Coco Gauff breaks into top 100 after maiden title win

American tennis player Coco Gauff has broken into top 100 of the latest women's singles rankings at the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) after grabbing her maiden title at Linz Open. 

Oct 14, 2019, 18:45 PM IST

Alexander Zverev shocks Roger Federer in Shanghai Masters quarter-final

Zeverer will now lock horns with Greek tennis sensation Stefanpos Tsitispas, who stunned top-seed Novak Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 to reach semi-final of the tournament. 

 

Oct 12, 2019, 12:32 PM IST

Novak Djokovic stunned by Stefanos Tsitsipas in quarter-finals of Shanghai Masters

Tsitsipas will now lock horns with Daniil Medvedev for a place in the summit showdown of the tournament.

Oct 11, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Novak Djokovic begins Shanghai Masters defence with easy win

With the win, Djokovic has also improved his head-to-head rivalry against 20-year-old left-hander to 3-0. 

Oct 09, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Sania Mirza's sister Anam to marry Mohammad Azarhuddin's son Asad in December

Putting an end to rumours doing rounds on internet surrounding sportstar Sania Mirza's sister Anan Mirza's wedding, the tennis star confirmed that Anam will soon be marrying former India cricket team captain Mohammad Azharuddin's son, Asad.

Oct 07, 2019, 20:14 PM IST

Novak Djokovic thrashes Australia's John Millman to win Japan Open on debut

Djokovic registered a comfortable 6-3, 6-2 victory over his Australian opponent in the final match that lasted one hour and nine minutes to seal his 76th tour-level title.

Oct 06, 2019, 17:17 PM IST

India's Sumit Nagal bows out in semi-finals of ATP Challenger Campinas

Rising Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal suffered a major blow as he crashed out of the ongoing ATP Challenger Campinas after going down against Argentinian Juan Ficovich in straight sets in the semi-final clash of the tournament on Saturday evening. 

Oct 06, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

Novak Djokovic faces Australia's John Millman in Japan Open final

The Serbian tennis maestro, on Saturday, eased past 2017 Tokyo champion David Goffin of Belgium in straight sets to book his place in the summit showdown of the tournament.

Oct 06, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

India's Sumit Nagal reaches semi-finals of ATP Challenger Campinas

Rising Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal on Saturday booked her place in the semi-final of the ATP Challenger Campinas after seeing off Francisco Cerundolo of Argentina in straight sets in Campinas, Brazil on Saturday. 

Oct 05, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

Novak Djokovic eases past David Goffin to reach Japan Open final

Djokovic, who is playing in the Japanese capital for the first time, is now just a victory away from earning his 10th trophy on a tournament main draw debut.

Oct 05, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

Japan Open: Novak Djokovic thrashes Lucas Pouille to reach semis

Djokovic will now lock horns with third seed David Goffin for a place in the summit showdown of the tournament.

Oct 04, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

Ashleigh Barty overcomes Petra Kvitova to reach semi-finals of China Open

Barty will now lock horns with the winner of another quarter-final clash between third-seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine and eigth-seed Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands.

Oct 04, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

David Goffin battles past Denis Shapovalov to reach Tokyo quarters

Third seed Goffin, the 2017 Tokyo champion, has reached his seventh Tour-level quarter-final of the season and will meet South Korea’s Chung Hyeon.

Oct 03, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Novak Djokovic beats Japan's Go Soeda to reach Japan Open quarter-finals

Djokovic will now lock horns with fifth-seed Lucas Pouille of France for a place in the semi-final of the ongoing tournament. 

Oct 03, 2019, 12:29 PM IST

Roger Federer asks Twitterati for a 'Bollywood Classic', here's what they suggest

20-time Grand Slam champion and Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer has expressed his desire to watch an Indian movie by taking to social media and asking his fans to suggest a "Bollywood Classic". 

Oct 03, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Andy Murray sees off Cameron Norrie to reach quarter-finals of China Open

Murray, who clinched two consecutive tour-level matches for the first time since his return, will now lock horns with either top-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria or Chinese wild card Zhang Zhizhen for a place in the semi-final. 

Oct 02, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Romania's Simona Halep eases into second round of China Open

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep showcased a rich vein of form as she eased past Rebecca Peterson of Sweden in straight sets to book her place in the second round of the China Open in Beijing on Sunday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

Naomi Osaka sees off America's Jessica Pegula in China Open opener

Osaka will next square off with either Jil Teichmann of Spain or qualifier Andrea Petkovic of Germany in the second round of the tournament.

 

Sep 29, 2019, 13:53 PM IST