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World No.3 Alexander Zverev gets suspended for 8-weeks ban for outburst at umpire

World No.3 Alexander Zverev gets suspended for 8-weeks ban for outburst at umpire

Following a review, the ATP found the 24-year-old Alexander Zverev had committed 'aggravated behaviour'.

Mar 08, 2022, 11:12 AM IST
Russia-Ukraine war: World's oldest tennis player staying put in Ukraine war zone 'hopes to live to reach 100'

Russia-Ukraine war: World's oldest tennis player staying put in Ukraine war zone 'hopes to live to reach 100'

97-year-old Leonid Stanislavskyi holds the Guinness World Record as the world's oldest tennis player.

Mar 07, 2022, 18:10 PM IST
Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska promises to donate prize money after Lyon Open final loss to Zhang Shuai

Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska promises to donate prize money after Lyon Open final loss to Zhang Shuai

Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska draped her country's flag around her shoulders after the match and promised to donate her prize money to aid efforts following Russia's invasion. She also said thanks to

Mar 07, 2022, 13:15 PM IST
Davis Cup: India take unassailable 3-0 lead against Denmark

Davis Cup: India take unassailable 3-0 lead against Denmark

Pair of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan defeated Denmark's Frederik Nielsen and Mikael Torpegaard to help India take a 3-0 lead against Denmark.

Mar 05, 2022, 14:05 PM IST
Davis Cup: India's Ramkumar Ramanathan beats Denmark's Christian Sigsgaard with ease on home soil

Davis Cup: India's Ramkumar Ramanathan beats Denmark's Christian Sigsgaard with ease on home soil

Ramkumar cruised to a 6-3 6-2 win over Christian, who struggled to the low bounce grass court in the opening singles of the tie at Delhi Gymkhana Club.

Mar 04, 2022, 13:08 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine War: Ukrainian Dayana Yastremska wants to win in Lyon for war-torn country

Russia-Ukraine War: Ukrainian Dayana Yastremska wants to win in Lyon for war-torn country

Ukraine's Dayana Yastremska collapsed in a heap on court after her win over Romanian Ana Bogdan at the WTA 250 event on Tuesday. 

Mar 04, 2022, 09:45 AM IST
Davis Cup 2022: India firm favourite against Denmark, check match timings and full schedule

Davis Cup 2022: India firm favourite against Denmark, check match timings and full schedule

 A tailor-made low bounce and fast grass court arranged for the home advantage, the Indian Davis Cup team will start as firm favourite but Denmark is still expected to present a good fight in the

Mar 03, 2022, 20:28 PM IST
ATP, WTA and ITF take strong measures against Russia; country stripped of top event

ATP, WTA and ITF take strong measures against Russia; country stripped of top event

The ITF Board has decided to suspend the Russian Tennis Federation and Belarus Tennis Federation membership 

Mar 02, 2022, 12:59 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine War: Elina Svitolina on mission to unite tennis world to stand with Ukraine, Watch

Russia-Ukraine War: Elina Svitolina on mission to unite tennis world to stand with Ukraine, Watch

Ukraine's Elina Svitolina, who has said she would donate her prize money from the tournament to the Ukrainian army, defeated Russian Anastasia Potapova 6-2, 6-1, thumping her chest repeatedly on

Mar 02, 2022, 12:28 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine war: Elina Svitolina refuses to play match against Russian Anastasia Potapova

Russia-Ukraine war: Elina Svitolina refuses to play match against Russian Anastasia Potapova

The IOC's executive said on Friday that Russian and Belarusian national flags should not be displayed at international sports events following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Mar 01, 2022, 12:40 PM IST
Russia’s Daniil Medvedev creates history, replaces Novak Djokovic at top of ATP Rankings

Russia’s Daniil Medvedev creates history, replaces Novak Djokovic at top of ATP Rankings

Medvedev is the first player outside the 'Big Four' -- Djokovic, Swiss master Roger Federer, Spanish stalwart Rafael Nadal and Great Britain's Andy Murray -- to hold the top spot in 18 years, three

Feb 28, 2022, 17:29 PM IST
Russia-Ukraine war: Tennis star Elina Svitolina will 'donate prize money' to homeland

Russia-Ukraine war: Tennis star Elina Svitolina will 'donate prize money' to homeland

The world number 15 Elina Svitolina said that her family and friends in Ukraine were defending the country and that she wanted to help.

Feb 28, 2022, 11:09 AM IST
Rafa Nadal beats Cameron Norrie in straight sets to claim fourth Acapulco title

Rafa Nadal beats Cameron Norrie in straight sets to claim fourth Acapulco title

Nadal, who first won the Acapulco title in 2005 and took it again in 2013 and 2020, stormed through the Acapulco draw without dropping a set, to claim his third straight title of 2022.

Feb 27, 2022, 11:28 AM IST
Russia’s Andrey Rublev outplays Jiri Vesely to claim Dubai Open title

Russia’s Andrey Rublev outplays Jiri Vesely to claim Dubai Open title

Rublev, probably enjoying the month of his life having won two titles in Marseille before reaching the final, ended the dream run by Czech Republic's Vesely with an easy win in 80 minutes in the ATP

Feb 27, 2022, 08:13 AM IST
THIS Ukraine tennis player who beat Roger Federer to take up arms in Russia war

THIS Ukraine tennis player who beat Roger Federer to take up arms in Russia war

He is the same Stakhovsky who beat eight-time winner and defending champion Roger Federer in the 2nd round of the 2013 Wimbledon Championships ending his record run of 36 consecutive Grand Slam

Feb 26, 2022, 18:51 PM IST
Mexico Open: Nadal beats Medvedev to set up summit clash with Cameron Norrie

Mexico Open: Nadal beats Medvedev to set up summit clash with Cameron Norrie

 Rafael Nadal beats World No.1 Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-3 to enter the final of the ATP Mexico Open. The 21-time grand slam champion Nadal will now face Cameron Norrie of the United Kingdom in the

Feb 26, 2022, 15:18 PM IST
Amid Russia’s war against Ukraine, Daniil Medvedev becomes first Russian men’s No. 1 after 21 years and calls for ‘peace’

Amid Russia’s war against Ukraine, Daniil Medvedev becomes first Russian men’s No. 1 after 21 years and calls for ‘peace’

After Novak Djokovic's shock loss in Dubai, 2021 US Open champion Daniil Medvedev will become the new world No. 1 on Monday (February 28).

Feb 25, 2022, 13:00 PM IST
Novak Djokovic set to lose No. 1 rank after upset loss to Jiri Vesely in Dubai Championships

Novak Djokovic set to lose No. 1 rank after upset loss to Jiri Vesely in Dubai Championships

Novak Djokovic spent a record 361 weeks atop the rankings and won eight tour-level titles, including three Grand Slams, since regaining his top-ranked status in February, 2020.

Feb 25, 2022, 08:56 AM IST
WATCH: Alexander Zverev kicked out of Mexican Open for attacking umpire's chair

WATCH: Alexander Zverev kicked out of Mexican Open for attacking umpire's chair

Zverev struck the umpire's chair three times, sat for a moment, then got back up and yelled at the umpire that he "destroyed the whole (expletive) match" and struck the chair once more with his

Feb 23, 2022, 20:27 PM IST
Mexican Open 2022: Rafael Nadal returns to action with win over Denis Kudla at Acapulco

Mexican Open 2022: Rafael Nadal returns to action with win over Denis Kudla at Acapulco

Australian Open champion Rafael Nadal beats Denis Kudla in his opening fixure at the Mexican Open.

Feb 23, 2022, 17:21 PM IST