Novak Djokovic endured a fierce challenge to his Melbourne Park reign before overhauling Dominic Thiem 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to clinch an eighth Australian Open crown and reclaim the world number one ranking.Feb 02, 2020, 19:33 PM IST
The 20-times Grand Slam champion made an extraordinary 82 unforced errors to go with 62 winners during the clash.Jan 24, 2020, 20:15 PM IST
The 2019 Australian Open is slated to take place from January 14 to 27 at Melbourne Park.
Jan 11, 2020, 17:53 PM IST
Bob and Mike Bryan, the greatest doubles pair in the history of tennis, have announced they will end what they describe as a "magical ride" in 2020 after one more crack at the U.S. Open.Nov 14, 2019, 10:22 AM IST
Pliskova joined forces with Martinez during last year's US Open and she immediately bagged the Pacific Open in Tokyo .Nov 08, 2019, 22:05 PM IST
Injured Juan Martin del Potro has postponed his return to the professional circuit on the advice of doctors, the Argentine's management team has said.Oct 11, 2019, 14:26 PM IST
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
Elsewhere, former US Open winner Sloane Stephens of America survived a scare against China's Zhang Shuai to book her place in the second round with 7-5, 6-4 victory.Sep 23, 2019, 12:39 PM IST
Williams suffered her fourth consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final at the US Open earlier this month, as she again came agonisingly close to Australian Margaret Court`s all-time record of 24 majors before falling in straight sets.Sep 19, 2019, 18:59 PM IST
Jenkins, a long-time hitting partner of Venus Williams, replaced Sascha Bajin in February, weeks after Osaka`s Australian Open triumph.Sep 13, 2019, 17:24 PM IST
Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu has broken into the top five of the Women's Tennis Professionals (WTA) rankings after lifting her maiden Grand Slam title at the 2019 US Open in Flushing Meadows, New York.Sep 10, 2019, 11:10 AM IST
The tension-filled encounter ended in dramatic fashion when both Mertens and Sabalenka were drawn into the net and Barty sent a lob over both their heads.Sep 09, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
By winning 19th Grand Slam title, Nadal has also closed the gap to just one on Swiss great and 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer in the list of players with most number of major titles.Sep 09, 2019, 08:57 AM IST
Nadal had previously defeated Medvedev 6-3, 6-0 in the final of the men's singles event of the Montreal Masters last month.
Sep 09, 2019, 06:58 AM IST
Four times now, twice at Wimbledon (2018, 2019) and at the US Open (2018, 2019) Williams has come agonizingly close to that 24th Grand Slam only to fall at the final hurdle.Sep 08, 2019, 16:47 PM IST
With the win, Andreescu became the first player from Canada to clinch a Grand Slam singles title.Sep 08, 2019, 15:43 PM IST
Williams was denied a record-equalling 24th Slam title as the 19-year-old Andreescu on Saturday became the youngest Grand Slam winner since Maria Sharapova at the 2006 US Open, when the Russian was 18.
With the win, Murray and Mattek-Sands became the first team ever to defend the US Open mixed doubles title since South Africa's Kevin Curren and United States' Anne Smith in 1981-1982.Sep 08, 2019, 10:51 AM IST
Williams and Andreescu had last met each other in last month's final clash at the Canadian Open, where the former world number one was forced to retire while trailing 3-1 in the first set due to back spasms.Sep 07, 2019, 17:34 PM IST
The American is also seeking a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title in her highly anticipated final against Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu, the number 15 seed, after injuries affected her form in some tournaments this year.Sep 07, 2019, 17:04 PM IST