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Novak Djokovic to treat Olympics like any other tournament

Novak Djokovic to treat Olympics like any other tournament

Novak Djokovic, 32, reminded at a press conference at his tennis courts in Belgrade on Tuesday that the ATP Cup title in January 2020 with the Serbian national team motivated him to win his 8th title

Feb 19, 2020, 15:03 PM IST
Roger Federer set to take seven-week break before French Open

Roger Federer set to take seven-week break before French Open

Federer, who missed the clay-court seasons in its entirety in the last few years, made a return to the French Open in May last year.

Feb 15, 2020, 14:01 PM IST
Rotterdam Open: Defending champion Gael Monfils storms into semi-finals

Rotterdam Open: Defending champion Gael Monfils storms into semi-finals

Defending champion and French tennis star Gael Monfils booked his place in the semi-final of the ongoing Rotterdam Open following a comfortable straight sets win over Britain's Dan Evans in the last-

Feb 15, 2020, 12:15 PM IST
French Open to be Roger Federer's only clay court appearance in 2020

French Open to be Roger Federer's only clay court appearance in 2020

The Swiss maestro will only make a single appearance throughout the clay-court season at Roland Garros.

Feb 14, 2020, 13:51 PM IST
Stefanos Tsitsipas, David Goffin crash out as upsets continue in Rotterdam Open

Stefanos Tsitsipas, David Goffin crash out as upsets continue in Rotterdam Open

Second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas lost 7-5, 6-4 to unseeded Slovenian Aljaz Bedene as upsets continued at the Rotterdam Open on Thursday.

Feb 14, 2020, 10:32 AM IST
Daniil Medvedev knocked out from Rotterdam Open

Daniil Medvedev knocked out from Rotterdam Open

Top seed Daniil Medvedev crashed out of the Rotterdam Open on Wednesday, losing to 104th-ranked Canadian Vasek Pospisil, who marched into the last 16 with a 6-4, 6-3 victory. 

Feb 13, 2020, 13:44 PM IST
France grouped with Russia for Fed Cup Finals in Budapest

France grouped with Russia for Fed Cup Finals in Budapest

Holders France will face a strong Russian side and hosts Hungary in the group stage of the inaugural version of the $18 million Fed Cup Finals to be held in Budapest from April 14-19.

Feb 12, 2020, 12:14 PM IST
Serena Williams edges out Jelena Ostapenko in Fed Cup

Serena Williams edges out Jelena Ostapenko in Fed Cup

Williams' experience and savvy ways showed in critical moments against the 22-year-old Ostapenko as she prevailed 7-6(4), 7-6(3) in a match that took one hour and 46 minutes.

Feb 08, 2020, 14:09 PM IST
Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal charity match draws over 50k spectators

Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal charity match draws over 50k spectators

Roger Federer Vs Rafael Nadal witnessed the highest no of the audience ever recorded in a tennis match with over 50k supporters.

Feb 08, 2020, 11:48 AM IST
Leander Paes to play in Bengaluru Open ATP Challenger

Leander Paes to play in Bengaluru Open ATP Challenger

"Bengaluru has always had a crowd that understands tennis and the vibe of the stadium and the energy of the city really invigorate me," said Paes.

Feb 06, 2020, 18:32 PM IST
Tennis news: Playing in South Africa will be special, says Roger Federer

Tennis news: Playing in South Africa will be special, says Roger Federer

Ahead of the exhibition match against Rafael Nadal, Swiss tennis maestro Roger Federer has said that playing a match in South Africa will be special for him as it is his first time playing in the

Feb 06, 2020, 12:28 PM IST
Serena Williams needs a fresh approach to surpass Margaret Court, says, coach

Serena Williams needs a fresh approach to surpass Margaret Court, says, coach

Former world number one Serena Williams must rethink her approach to Grand Slams after her latest bid to win a record-equalling 24th major prize came unstuck at Melbourne Park, her coach Patrick

Feb 04, 2020, 13:44 PM IST
Clay season can help Andy Murray says his former coach

Clay season can help Andy Murray says his former coach

Former world number one Andy Murray who missed out Australian Open due to pelvic injury should use the European clay-court season to build up his fitness for The Wimbledon says his former coach  Alex

Feb 04, 2020, 12:43 PM IST
Novak Djokovic battles back against Dominic Thiem to clinch 8th Australian Open title

Novak Djokovic battles back against Dominic Thiem to clinch 8th Australian Open title

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

Feb 02, 2020, 19:33 PM IST
Rajeev Ram, Joe Salisbury clinch men's doubles title in Melbourne

Rajeev Ram, Joe Salisbury clinch men's doubles title in Melbourne

American Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury of Britain picks up the Australian Open men's double title after beating wild card pairing of Max Purcell and Luke Saville in straight sets at the Australian

Feb 02, 2020, 14:58 PM IST
Australian Open Final, Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem: As it happened

Australian Open Final, Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem: As it happened

With the win, Djokovic has successfully also defended his title and clinched a record-extending eighth Grand Slam crown at Melbourne Park. 

Feb 02, 2020, 13:34 PM IST
 Novak Djokovic faces Dominic Thiem challenge for 8th Australian Open title

Novak Djokovic faces Dominic Thiem challenge for 8th Australian Open title

Djokovic, on the other hand, will look to join Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer as the third man in history to seal a Grand Slam at least eight times.

Feb 01, 2020, 19:46 PM IST
Sofia Kenin conquers Garbine Muguruza to clinch Australian Open title

Sofia Kenin conquers Garbine Muguruza to clinch Australian Open title

21-year-old Kenin has captured her first Grand Slam title of the career besides also becoming the youngest American since Serena Williams in 2002 to lift a major crown. 

Feb 01, 2020, 17:14 PM IST
Dominic Thiem blows away Alex Zverev, enters Australian Open Men's Singles final to face Novak Djokovic

Dominic Thiem blows away Alex Zverev, enters Australian Open Men's Singles final to face Novak Djokovic

Dominic Thiem overcame Alex Zverev 3-6 6-4 7-6(3) 7-6(4) to reach his first Australian Open final on Friday and set up the ultimate test against Melbourne Park maestro Novak Djokovic. In an

Jan 31, 2020, 20:36 PM IST
Sofia Kenin banks on courage, confidence against thrice Grand Slam winner Garbine Muguruza in Australian Open Women's Singles final

Sofia Kenin banks on courage, confidence against thrice Grand Slam winner Garbine Muguruza in Australian Open Women's Singles final

Sofia Kenin will be making her debut in a Grand Slam final when she faces Garbine Muguruza for the Australian Open title on Saturday but what she lacks in experience the American more than makes up

Jan 31, 2020, 20:01 PM IST