US Open

World No.1 Novak Djokovic backs domestic abuse policy in tennis

The Serbian tennis maestro offered his support to Alexander Zverev, who has repeatedly denied the allegations made by his ex-girlfriend Olga Sharypova.

Nov 21, 2020, 15:41 PM IST

ATP Finals: Novak Djokovic reaches semis, Rafael Nadal showdown still on

Defeat by Russian Daniil Medvedev had left the five-time champion needing to beat Germany`s Zverev to avoid a group stage exit.

Nov 20, 2020, 22:35 PM IST

Sofia Kenin finds positives despite French Open campaign ending in tears

Sofia Kenin joyously lifted her maiden Grand Slam title at the Australian Open but eight months later the American was left crying in her courtside bench as she watched 19-year-old Iga Swiatek being crowned French Open champion.

Oct 11, 2020, 15:24 PM IST

A look at Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic epic rivalry ahead of 2020 French Open final: In Pics

World number one Novak Djokovic is all set to lock horns with Spanish tennis maestro Rafael Nadal in the final of the men's singles event of the 2020 French Open on Sunday. The match between the two big guns will be the ninth Grand Slam final meeting. 

Oct 10, 2020, 20:43 PM IST

French Open: Chance for Rafael Nadal to avenge Rome defeat against Diego Schwartzman

Nadal, who is bidding to equal Roger Federer`s 20 Grand Slam titles, has only ever lost two matches at the claycourt major - to Robin Soderling and Novak Djokovic.

Oct 09, 2020, 15:22 PM IST

Novak Djokovic survives scare against Carreno Busta to reach French Open semis

Djokovic`s dramatic demise in New York deprived him of a chance to win an 18th Grand Slam title and move to within one of Rafael Nadal`s haul and two shy of Roger Federer`s men`s record.

Oct 08, 2020, 15:18 PM IST

French Open: Alexander Zverev powers past Marco Cecchinato to reach last-16

Germany`s Alexander Zverev dismantled Marco Cecchinato 6-1, 7-5, 6-3 in under two hours on Friday to move into the French Open last 16 where he will meet Italy`s rising star Jannik Sinner.

Oct 03, 2020, 15:46 PM IST

Serena Williams pulls out of French Open with achilles injury

The American, who turned 39 this week, had been due to play Bulgarian Tsvetana Pironkova in the second round later but after a warm-up decided the injury was too severe.

Oct 01, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

Born September 26, 1981: Serena Williams, American tennis star and 23-time Grand Slam champion

American tennis star and 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams turned 39 on Saturday, September 26.

Sep 26, 2020, 00:17 AM IST

Rafael Nadal not interested in excuses after Italian Open exit

Nine-time Rome champion Nadal looked well off the pace in his 6-2, 7-5 loss to 15th-ranked Argentine Diego Schwartzman .

Sep 20, 2020, 12:08 PM IST

'A big lesson': Novak Djokovic ready to move on from U.S. Open default

The Serb was disqualified in the fourth round in New York when he hit a ball in frustration after dropping serve in the first set against Spain`s Pablo Carreno Busta, hitting the line judge in her throat and causing her to fall to the floor.

Sep 14, 2020, 19:08 PM IST

Dominic Thiem beats Alexander Zverev in five sets to claim US Open title

Austria`s Dominic Thiem finally claimed his first Grand Slam title with a stunning comeback to beat Germany`s Alexander Zverev 2-6 4-6 6-4 6-3 7-6(6) in a brutal and nerve-jangling US Open final on Sunday.

Sep 14, 2020, 06:42 AM IST

US Open 2020: Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev to battle for maiden Grand Slam glory

While the Austrian Thiem has reached the Grand Slam final stage thrice, it will be the maiden last two appearcence for the 23-year-old German Alexander Zverev

Sep 13, 2020, 13:36 PM IST

Serena Williams pulls out of Italian Open with achilles injury

23-time Grand Slam champion and American tennis player Serena Williams has withdrawn from the upcoming Italian Open due to a an achilles injury.

Sep 13, 2020, 10:11 AM IST

Naomi Osaka defeats Victoria Azarenka to win US Open

Naomi Osaka ended Victoria Azarenka`s dream run to claim her second US Open title in three years with a 1-6 6-3 6-3 comeback win on Saturday which cemented her status as the sport`s leading light both on and off the court.

Sep 13, 2020, 07:21 AM IST

US Open 2020: Austrian Dominic Thiem grinds past Russia's Daniil Medvedev to reach final

Three-time Grand Slam finalist, Thiem, will now take on Germany's Alexander Zverev in a bid for his first major title 

Sep 12, 2020, 12:52 PM IST

US Open 2020: Alexander Zverev fights past Pablo Carreno Busta to reach first Grand Slam final

Zverev, is bidding to become the first German Grand Slam champion since Boris Becker won the 1996 Australian Open and will face second seed Dominic Thiem in Sunday`s final.

Sep 12, 2020, 12:25 PM IST

Serena Williams heads to French Open with time running out for Grand Slam No. 24

The American great has remained one title behind Margaret Court`s all-time record since bagging her 23rd Grand Slam singles trophy at the Australian Open in January 2017.

Sep 11, 2020, 13:51 PM IST

US Open 2020: Victoria Azarenka stuns Serena Williams to set up Naomi Osaka showdown

The Belarusian has now set up a clash against Japanese tennis player and world No.10 Naomi Osaka in the final of the Grand Slam event.

 

Sep 11, 2020, 10:59 AM IST

Naomi Osaka downs Jennifer Brady to reach U.S. Open final

Two-times Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka advanced to the U.S. Open final for the second time in her career with a 7-6(1), 3-6, 6-3 victory over big-hitting Jennifer Brady on Thursday.

Sep 11, 2020, 09:15 AM IST