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Russia-Ukraine war: 'Horrified' and 'heartbroken' Roger Federer announces financial help for Ukrainian children

Russia-Ukraine war: 'Horrified' and 'heartbroken' Roger Federer announces financial help for Ukrainian children

Federer wrote on social media on Friday that his foundation will donate $500,000 "to establish access to continued schooling for Ukrainian children."  

Mar 19, 2022, 08:38 AM IST
WATCH: Angry Nick Kyrgios smashes racket that almost hit ball boy after loss to Rafa Nadal at Indian Wells

WATCH: Angry Nick Kyrgios smashes racket that almost hit ball boy after loss to Rafa Nadal at Indian Wells

Australian Nick Kyrgios, who is known for losing his cool during matches, once again got angry after getting beaten Rafa Nadal on Thursdat (March 17) at Indian Wells. 

Mar 18, 2022, 10:44 AM IST
Rafael Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios in thrilling quarter-final at Indian Wells

Rafael Nadal beats Nick Kyrgios in thrilling quarter-final at Indian Wells

Rafa Nadal dug deep to beat mercurial wildcard Nick Kyrgios 7-6(0) 5-7 6-4 in a blockbuster quarter-final match that lived up to the hype at Indian Wells on Thursday.

Mar 18, 2022, 08:39 AM IST
Ukraine tennis player Sergiy Stakhovsky, who beat Roger Federer, seen with a gun amid Russian attack - SEE PICS

Ukraine tennis player Sergiy Stakhovsky, who beat Roger Federer, seen with a gun amid Russian attack - SEE PICS

He was once busy playing tennis and winning matches, today Sergiy Stakhovsky is trying to save his country from an attack. 

Mar 17, 2022, 18:01 PM IST
Rafael Nadal storms past Reilly Opelka in Indian Wells, extends winning streak to 18

Rafael Nadal storms past Reilly Opelka in Indian Wells, extends winning streak to 18

Rafael Nadal is now 18-0 to start the season and if he can win his fourth title in the California desert, he will move into a tie with Novak Djokovic for the most Masters 1000 titles with 37.

Mar 17, 2022, 12:19 PM IST
Novak Djokovic to play French Open 2022 even if he is not vaccinated against Covid-19

Novak Djokovic to play French Open 2022 even if he is not vaccinated against Covid-19

Novak Djokovic will be allowed to play at the French Open even if he is not vaccinated against Covid-19 as long as the coronavirus situation in France remains stable, organisers said Wednesday.

Mar 16, 2022, 18:44 PM IST
Indian Wells: Matteo Berrettini beats Lloyd Harris, Taylor Fritz survives 3-hour battle with Jaume Munar

Indian Wells: Matteo Berrettini beats Lloyd Harris, Taylor Fritz survives 3-hour battle with Jaume Munar

Jaume Munar stepped up his serving in the second to force the tight third set, which Taylor Fritz won with his 11th ace of the match.

Mar 16, 2022, 12:45 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine War: Wimbledon will allow Daniil Medvedev only after THIS

Russia-Ukraine War: Wimbledon will allow Daniil Medvedev only after THIS

Russia is the reigning champion in both the Billie Jean King Cup and Davis Cup, but the International Tennis Federation announced Monday that the country would be replaced in the 2022 Finals of each

Mar 16, 2022, 11:43 AM IST
'Nothing is perfect in life', says Rafael Nadal on Naomi Osaka heckler incident

'Nothing is perfect in life', says Rafael Nadal on Naomi Osaka heckler incident

Naomi was thrown off her game and began to cry after a person screamed, "Naomi, you suck!" early on in her 6-0 6-4 loss to Veronika Kudermetova.

Mar 15, 2022, 14:13 PM IST
Daniil Medvedev loses No.1 rank after shock loss to Gael Monfils at Indian Wells

Daniil Medvedev loses No.1 rank after shock loss to Gael Monfils at Indian Wells

Twenty-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic will return to the top of the world rankings when the list will get updated next Monday

Mar 15, 2022, 13:12 PM IST
'Happens regularly in sports', says Andy Murray on Naomi Osaka's heckler incident

'Happens regularly in sports', says Andy Murray on Naomi Osaka's heckler incident

Andy Murray said he felt bad for Naomi Osaka's Heckler incident but advices her to be prepared for it as things like this happen in sports regularly according to the former World No.1.

Mar 14, 2022, 19:03 PM IST
Indian Wells: Tommy Paul upsets World No.3 Alexander Zverev; Andy Murray knocked out

Indian Wells: Tommy Paul upsets World No.3 Alexander Zverev; Andy Murray knocked out

Tommy Paul collected the biggest win of his career with a stunning 6-2 4-6 7-6 (2) victory over World No.3 Alexander Zverev.

Mar 14, 2022, 15:19 PM IST
Rafa Nadal stages spectacular comeback at Indian Wells to remain unbeaten in 2022

Rafa Nadal stages spectacular comeback at Indian Wells to remain unbeaten in 2022

With the win against Sebastian Korda, Nadal is now undefeated in 16 matches this year.

Mar 13, 2022, 09:07 AM IST
Rafael Nadal takes indirect dig Alexander Zverev, calls for tougher punishments for abuse of officials

Rafael Nadal takes indirect dig Alexander Zverev, calls for tougher punishments for abuse of officials

Rafael Nadal has called or tougher punishments for abuse of officials after German world no.3 Alexander Zverev avoided a ban for smashing his racquet against the umpire's chair at the Mexican Open

Mar 11, 2022, 19:26 PM IST
Naomi Osaka blows Sloane Stephens away on windy day at Indian Wells

Naomi Osaka blows Sloane Stephens away on windy day at Indian Wells

After a lackluster first set, Naomi Osaka turned a switch in the second, racing out to a 4-0 lead as her serve and defense suddenly improved. 

Mar 11, 2022, 11:01 AM IST
World No. 3 Alexander Zverev says he deserves to get banned if he repeats Mexico incident

World No. 3 Alexander Zverev says he deserves to get banned if he repeats Mexico incident

After losing in doubles at Acapulco and upset over a line call in the match, Zverev approached umpire Alessandro German's chair and came perilously close to hitting him as he swung at the official's

Mar 10, 2022, 14:02 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine war: World No.1 Daniil Medvedev and Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka call for peace

Russia-Ukraine war: World No.1 Daniil Medvedev and Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka call for peace

Former world number ones Maria Sharapova and Andy Murray also pledged to support relief funds for children affected by the invasion.

Mar 10, 2022, 13:10 PM IST
After Australia, Novak Djokovic denied entry into US as World No. 2 withdraws from Indian Wells

After Australia, Novak Djokovic denied entry into US as World No. 2 withdraws from Indian Wells

Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov will move into Novak Djokovic’s space in the draw ahead of the start of the first round of the Masters 1000 tournament on Thursday (March 10).

Mar 10, 2022, 07:32 AM IST
Novak Djokovic placed in Indian Wells draw but entry in United States still uncertain

Novak Djokovic placed in Indian Wells draw but entry in United States still uncertain

World No.2 Novak Djokovic has been placed in the tournament's draw but it's unclear if the Serbian would be permitted to enter the United States.

Mar 09, 2022, 12:21 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine war: Andy Murray promises to donate prize money for children affected in war

Russia-Ukraine war: Andy Murray promises to donate prize money for children affected in war

British tennis player Andy Murray will donate his tennis tournaments prize money for children affected by Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Mar 09, 2022, 10:24 AM IST