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Novak Djokovic can defend his title at Wimbledon 2022 after THIS big rule change

Novak Djokovic can defend his title at Wimbledon 2022 after THIS big rule change

Novak Djokovic was in Australia and even practised on the court after being sent to a quarantined hotel in a litigious tug of war with the top officials in the country. 

Apr 27, 2022, 13:24 PM IST
Russian Andrey Rublev outlasts Novak Djokovic to win Serbia Open title

Russian Andrey Rublev outlasts Novak Djokovic to win Serbia Open title

Andrey Rublev galloped to an early lead and barely gave his opponent a chance as he closed out the match with a powerful forehand winner for his first win over Novak Djokovic and 11th career title. 

Apr 25, 2022, 11:26 AM IST
Serbia Open 2022: Novak Djokovic beats Miomir Kecmanovic to book semi-finals berth

Serbia Open 2022: Novak Djokovic beats Miomir Kecmanovic to book semi-finals berth

The 20-time Grand Slam champion stretched his winning streak against compatriots to 10 matches going back to a loss to Janko Tipsarevic in Madrid in 2012

Apr 22, 2022, 14:55 PM IST
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic slams ‘crazy’ Wimbledon ban on Russian, Belarusian players

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic slams ‘crazy’ Wimbledon ban on Russian, Belarusian players

The grasscourt Grand Slam is the first tennis tournament to ban individual competitors from the two countries, meaning men’s world number two Daniil Medvedev from Russia and women’s fourth-ranked

Apr 21, 2022, 10:28 AM IST
Wimbledon 2022: Russian and Belarusian players including Daniil Medvedev to be barred from competing, says report

Wimbledon 2022: Russian and Belarusian players including Daniil Medvedev to be barred from competing, says report

A ban on Russian players from Wimbledon 2022 would prevent world number two Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev, ranked eighth, from competing in the men’s draw. 

Apr 20, 2022, 11:57 AM IST
Tennis queen Maria Sharapova announces first pregnancy, father is Prince William and Harry’s friend

Tennis queen Maria Sharapova announces first pregnancy, father is Prince William and Harry’s friend

Maria Sharapova retired from professional tennis in 2020, just before the pandemic, with five Grand Slam singles titles (including a career Slam) and a 21-week stint as the WTA No. 1. 

Apr 20, 2022, 07:19 AM IST
Charleston Open: Sania Mirza and Lucie Hradecka pair settle for runners-up prize

Charleston Open: Sania Mirza and Lucie Hradecka pair settle for runners-up prize

Sania Mirza and Lucie Hradecka had won against top seeds Zhang Shuai-Caroline Dolehide in the semi-finals, 2-6, 6-4, 8-10. Sania Mirza has announced that she will retire from professional tennis at

Apr 11, 2022, 10:33 AM IST
Tennis legend Boris Becker found guilty over bankruptcy, could face jail

Tennis legend Boris Becker found guilty over bankruptcy, could face jail

London's Southwark Crown Court convicted Becker on four charges under the Insolvency Act, including removal of property, concealing debt and two counts of failing to disclose estate

Apr 08, 2022, 22:12 PM IST
Former World No. 5 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to retire after French Open

Former World No. 5 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to retire after French Open

The Frenchman is a two-time ATP Masters 1000 champion

Apr 07, 2022, 15:55 PM IST
World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev could be banned from playing in Wimbledon this year, says report

World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev could be banned from playing in Wimbledon this year, says report

The report added that the All England Club had been advised that its independent tournament status means it "could implement a ban on Russian players that fail to condemn the actions of Putin -- and

Apr 05, 2022, 20:18 PM IST
Iga Swiatek demolishes Naomi Osaka in Miami final, completes 'Sunshine Double'

Iga Swiatek demolishes Naomi Osaka in Miami final, completes 'Sunshine Double'

Swiatek who will take over the world number one ranking next week, did not drop a set in Miami and has now won 17 consecutive matches dating back to her championship run at the Qatar Open in February

Apr 03, 2022, 07:55 AM IST
Novak Djokovic retains No. 1 ranking after Hubert Hurkacz stops Daniil Medvedev in Miami quarters

Novak Djokovic retains No. 1 ranking after Hubert Hurkacz stops Daniil Medvedev in Miami quarters

The Australian Open finalist Daniil Medvedev claimed the No. 1 position briefly earlier this year but lost it after a shock third-round loss at Indian Wells.

Apr 01, 2022, 10:56 AM IST
Miami Open: World No. 2 Iga Swiatek beats Petra Kvitova to book semi-final berth

Miami Open: World No. 2 Iga Swiatek beats Petra Kvitova to book semi-final berth

The 20-year-old Swiatek is set to become World No.1 after Miami Open 2022

Mar 31, 2022, 15:26 PM IST
Miami Open 2022: World No 2 Daniil Medvedev knocks Andy Murray out, Naomi Osaka gets walkover

Miami Open 2022: World No 2 Daniil Medvedev knocks Andy Murray out, Naomi Osaka gets walkover

Spain's 18-year-old Carlos Alcaraz secured his maiden win at the Miami event with a comfortable 6-3 6-2 victory against Marton Fucsovics of Hungary.

Mar 27, 2022, 22:06 PM IST
Poland's Iga Swiatek, at 20, becomes World No. 1 after Ash Barty retires

Poland's Iga Swiatek, at 20, becomes World No. 1 after Ash Barty retires

Poland's Iga Swiatek will be the youngest player to make her No.1 debut since Caroline Wozniacki in 2010.

Mar 26, 2022, 17:05 PM IST
World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty looks forward to family time, helping Indigenous community after shock retirement

World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty looks forward to family time, helping Indigenous community after shock retirement

Ashleigh Barty was cagey about her future plans but said she would savour more time with family and that she wanted contribute more to helping young Indigenous Australians in sports.

Mar 24, 2022, 11:36 AM IST
Ashleigh Barty explains reason for retirement as tennis world pays tribute

Ashleigh Barty explains reason for retirement as tennis world pays tribute

Ash Barty bowed out having earned almost $24 million in career prize money and as a national hero having ended a 44-year wait for a home winner at the Australian Open in January by beating American

Mar 23, 2022, 10:51 AM IST
World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty announces shock retirement from professional tennis

World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty announces shock retirement from professional tennis

Ashleigh Barty from Australia is a three-time Grand Slam champion and won the 2022 Australian Open singles title this year.

Mar 23, 2022, 07:45 AM IST
Rafa Nadal hit with BIG injury blow as stress fracture in rib rules him out for up to six weeks

Rafa Nadal hit with BIG injury blow as stress fracture in rib rules him out for up to six weeks

Upon his arrival in Spain on Tuesday, Nadal visited his medical team in Barcelona for tests which revealed "a stress fracture of the third left costal arch".

Mar 22, 2022, 22:07 PM IST
ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic reclaims World No.1 spot, America's Taylor Fritz enters top 15

ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic reclaims World No.1 spot, America's Taylor Fritz enters top 15

Taylor Fritz entered the top-15 of the ATP Rankings for the first time after winning his maiden ATP Masters 1000 title at the BNP Paribas Open, defeating Rafael Nadal in the final. 

Mar 22, 2022, 13:52 PM IST