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Serena Williams survives Marie Bouzkova scare to reach Montreal Masters final

Serena Williams survives Marie Bouzkova scare to reach Montreal Masters final

Williamson will next lock horns with Canadian star Bianca Andreescu, who made it to her third final of the Canadian Open with a 6-4, 7-6 win over American tennis star Sofia Kenin.

Aug 11, 2019, 11:40 AM IST
Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal through to final after injured Gael Monfils withdraws

Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal through to final after injured Gael Monfils withdraws

Nadal, who is a four-time champion of the Canadian Open, is bidding to clinch his record-extending 35th ATP Masters 1000 title .

Aug 11, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
Andy Murray set to make singles return with Cincinnati Open

Andy Murray set to make singles return with Cincinnati Open

British tennis maestro Andy Murray is all set to make singles return with this week's Cincinnati Open after accepting a wildcard entry for the tournament. 

Aug 10, 2019, 17:04 PM IST
Rogers Cup: Serena Williams overcomes Naomi Osaka challenge to reach semis

Rogers Cup: Serena Williams overcomes Naomi Osaka challenge to reach semis

The American is bidding to seal her fourth title at the Canadian Open after sealing victories in 2001, 2011, and 2013. 

Aug 10, 2019, 12:13 PM IST
Rafael Nadal sees off Fabio Fognini to reach Rogers Cup semi-final

Rafael Nadal sees off Fabio Fognini to reach Rogers Cup semi-final

Nadal, who is a four-time champion of the Canadian Open, will now lock horns with the winner of another last-eight clash between countryman Roberto Bautista Agut and No. 16 seed Gael Monfils.

Aug 10, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Rafael Nadal cruises into quarter-finals of Montreal Masters

Rafael Nadal cruises into quarter-finals of Montreal Masters

With the win, 18-time Grand Slam champion Nadal has notched up his 379th Masters 1000 victory, thus surpassing third-ranked Roger Federer's record of 378 in the elite series. 

Aug 09, 2019, 12:33 PM IST
Rogers Cup: Serena Williams sets up Naomi Osaka clash in quarter-finals

Rogers Cup: Serena Williams sets up Naomi Osaka clash in quarter-finals

Williams has now stormed into the quarter-finals of the tournament for the eighth time. 

Aug 09, 2019, 11:23 AM IST
Serena Williams storms into third round of US Open

Serena Williams storms into third round of US Open

Three-times champion Williams, playing her first match since falling to Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final, married her trademark power with quick movement and a steady stream of booming serves to

Aug 08, 2019, 11:49 AM IST
Johanna Konta, Maria Sharapova fall at Rogers Cup in Toronto

Johanna Konta, Maria Sharapova fall at Rogers Cup in Toronto

In other matches, 76th-ranked American Jennifer Brady defeated 50th-ranked Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-1 6-2.

Aug 06, 2019, 14:17 PM IST
Canadians Denis Shapovalov, Milos Raonic advance in Montreal

Canadians Denis Shapovalov, Milos Raonic advance in Montreal

Shapovalov defeated France`s Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-3, 7-5 to snap a five-match losing streak while Raonic crushed 16 aces en route to a 6-4 6-4 win over another Frenchman Lucas Pouille. 

Aug 06, 2019, 10:45 AM IST
Mahesh Bhupathi named captain for India-Pakistan Davis Cup tie

Mahesh Bhupathi named captain for India-Pakistan Davis Cup tie

Prajnesh Gunneswaran, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Saketh Myneni, Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan and Sasi Kumar Mukund have all been named in the lineup.

Aug 05, 2019, 21:27 PM IST
Nick Kyrgios edges past Daniil Medvedev to win Citi Open title

Nick Kyrgios edges past Daniil Medvedev to win Citi Open title

The victory also saw Kyrgios improve to 5-1 against top 10 players in the ATP rankings this season.

Aug 05, 2019, 10:32 AM IST
Nick Kyrgios sees off Stefanos Tsitsipas to reach Citi Open final

Nick Kyrgios sees off Stefanos Tsitsipas to reach Citi Open final

With the win, Kyrgios has now set up a summit showdown clash against Russia's Daniil Medvedev.

Aug 04, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Stefanos Tsitsipas to face Nick Kyrgios in semi-final of Citi Open

Stefanos Tsitsipas to face Nick Kyrgios in semi-final of Citi Open

The 20-year-old hardly broke a sweat in getting the better of Frenchman Paire 7-5, 6-0 in a one-sided quarter-final clash of the men's singles event of the tournament that lasted one hour and 14

Aug 03, 2019, 13:58 PM IST
Stefanos Tsitsipas, Nick Kyrgios advance to quarter-finals of Citi Open

Stefanos Tsitsipas, Nick Kyrgios advance to quarter-finals of Citi Open

Tsitsipas will now lock horns with France's Benoit Paire, who lost only three first-serve points to outclass fifth-seeded John Isner of America 7-6 (3), 6-3.

Aug 02, 2019, 11:08 AM IST
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga makes winning return to Citi Open

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga makes winning return to Citi Open

Tsonga, who was once ranked as high as world number five but is now 70th, looked sharp but will have his work cut out for him in the second round when he faces second-seeded Karen Khachanov.

Jul 30, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
After 55 years, Indian tennis team to travel to Pakistan for Davis Cup tie

After 55 years, Indian tennis team to travel to Pakistan for Davis Cup tie

The Indian cricket team had last toured Pakistan in 2007, and after that, no team across any sport in the country has toured Pakistan.

Jul 28, 2019, 11:05 AM IST
ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic extends lead on top with Wimbledon win

ATP Rankings: Novak Djokovic extends lead on top with Wimbledon win

Federer, on the other hand, has reduced the gap to his long-time rival, standing just 485 points behind Rafael Nadal at the third spot.  

Jul 23, 2019, 10:57 AM IST
Australia's Ashleigh Barty maintains top spot in unchanged WTA rankings

Australia's Ashleigh Barty maintains top spot in unchanged WTA rankings

Czech's Karolina Pliskova is standing at the third place ahead of Romania's Simona Halep and Dutch tennis star Kiki Bertens in this week's unchanged top 10, Sport24 reported. 

Jul 23, 2019, 10:25 AM IST
Former tennis star Peter McNamara dies aged 64 after cancer battle

Former tennis star Peter McNamara dies aged 64 after cancer battle

Melbourne man McNamara won five singles titles and 19 in doubles and teamed up with compatriot Paul McNamee to win the Australian Open doubles in 1979 and Wimbledon twice in 1980 and 1982.

Jul 22, 2019, 10:17 AM IST