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India's Leander Paes slips out of top-100 of men's doubles rankings

India's Leander Paes slips out of top-100 of men's doubles rankings

Paes , who has not appeared at the tennis court since this year's US Open in September, has made himself available for India's Davis Cup clash against Pakistan from November 29-30.

Nov 11, 2019, 20:49 PM IST
 ATP Finals: Roger Federer stunned by Dominic Thiem in opening group match

ATP Finals: Roger Federer stunned by Dominic Thiem in opening group match

Federer will now lock horns with Matteo Berrettini of Italy while Thiem will face Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic in next group clash.   

Nov 11, 2019, 14:26 PM IST
ATP Finals: Novak Djokovic brushes aside Matteo Berrettini in opening match

ATP Finals: Novak Djokovic brushes aside Matteo Berrettini in opening match

Serbian tennis maestro Novak Djokovic kicked off his quest for a record-equalling sixth Association for Tennis Professionals (ATP) Finals title with a comfortable straight sets victory over Italian

Nov 10, 2019, 22:16 PM IST
Australia, France knotted at 1-1 in Fed Cup final

Australia, France knotted at 1-1 in Fed Cup final

France and Australia are tied at one match a piece after Kristina Mladenovic and world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty recorded lopsided victories on the opening day of the best-of-five Fed Cup final.

Nov 10, 2019, 14:37 PM IST
 Ash Barty bagels Caroline Garcia as Australia level Fed Cup final against France

Ash Barty bagels Caroline Garcia as Australia level Fed Cup final against France

France struck the early blow when Kristina Mladenovic thrashed Ajla Tomljanovic 6-1 6-1 but the terrier-like Barty wrested back the momentum with her 6-0, 6-0 humiliation of Garcia.

Nov 09, 2019, 17:45 PM IST
World No.1 is not my goal: Rafael Nadal

World No.1 is not my goal: Rafael Nadal

Nadal came to London as current world No. 1 but needs to win more matches for ending this season in the top position, as Serbian Djokovic is only 640 points behind him.  

Nov 08, 2019, 22:35 PM IST
World No.2 Karolina Pliskova parts ways with coach Conchita Martinez

World No.2 Karolina Pliskova parts ways with coach Conchita Martinez

Pliskova joined forces with Martinez during last year's US Open and she immediately bagged the Pacific Open in Tokyo .

Nov 08, 2019, 22:05 PM IST
ATP Finals: Rafael Nadal avoids group stage clash with Roger Federer

ATP Finals: Rafael Nadal avoids group stage clash with Roger Federer

Roger Federer is set to play against Serbian Novak Djokovic, Austrian Dominic Thiem and Italian Matteo Berrettini whereas Rafael Nadal was instead drawn against his US Open final rival Daniil

Nov 05, 2019, 23:09 PM IST
India's Davis Cup match in Pakistan shifted to neutral venue

India's Davis Cup match in Pakistan shifted to neutral venue

After an advice from the International Tennis Federation's independent security advisors, the Davis Cup clash between India and Pakistan in Islamabad this month has been shifted to a neutral venue. 

Nov 04, 2019, 23:43 PM IST
Australia's Ashleigh Barty ends season at top of WTA rankings

Australia's Ashleigh Barty ends season at top of WTA rankings

Australian tennis player Ashleigh Barty on Monday ended her season at the top of the women's singles rankings released by the Women's Tennis Association following her victory at the WTA Finals in

Nov 04, 2019, 21:15 PM IST
Rafael Nadal returns to No.1 spot in ATP rankings, Novak Djokovic slips

Rafael Nadal returns to No.1 spot in ATP rankings, Novak Djokovic slips

Spanish tennis maestro Rafael Nadal, who made a semi-final finish at the recently-concluded Rolex Paris Masters, returned to the numero-uno spot in the latest men's singles rankings released by the

Nov 04, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
Novak Djokovic sends warning to rivals with Paris Masters title

Novak Djokovic sends warning to rivals with Paris Masters title

World number one Novak Djokovic saw off Canadian Denis Shapovalov 6-3 6-4 to win a record-extending fifth Paris Masters title on Sunday in a warning to his rivals ahead of the ATP Finals.

Nov 03, 2019, 23:36 PM IST
Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal fends off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to reach last-four

Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal fends off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to reach last-four

With the win, 33-year-old Nadal has now improved his ATP Head-to-Head rivalry against Tsonga to 10-4.

Nov 02, 2019, 18:45 PM IST
Novak Djokovic takes on Grigor Dimitrov in Paris Masters semi-final

Novak Djokovic takes on Grigor Dimitrov in Paris Masters semi-final

On Friday, the Serbian tennis maestro hardly broke a sweat as he eased past Greek tennis sensation Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-1, 6-2 in a one-sided quarter-final match that lasted just 58 minutes. 

Nov 02, 2019, 17:51 PM IST
Paris Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov bow out in quarter-finals

Paris Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov bow out in quarter-finals

Bopanna and Shapovalov suffered a 5-7, 7-6, 8-10 defeat against the Russian duo of Karen Khachanov and Andrey Rublov in a thrilling last-eight clash

Nov 02, 2019, 14:37 PM IST
Paris Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov ease into last-eight of men's doubles

Paris Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov ease into last-eight of men's doubles

Bopanna and Shapovalov have now set up a last-eight clash against the Russian pair of Karen Khachanov and Andrey Rublov for a place in the semi-finals of the ongoing tournament.

Nov 01, 2019, 13:35 PM IST
Rafael Nadal fends off Stan Wawrinka to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals

Rafael Nadal fends off Stan Wawrinka to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals

With the win, Nadal has now improved his ATP Head-to-Head rivalry against Wawrinka to 19-3. 

Nov 01, 2019, 13:14 PM IST
Rafael Nadal holds off France's Adrian Mannarino to reach Paris Masters second round

Rafael Nadal holds off France's Adrian Mannarino to reach Paris Masters second round

Nadal will now lock horns with Swiss star Stan Wawrinka, who fended off Croatia's Marin Cilic 7-6(3), 7-6(5) in under two hours to storm into the second round.   

Oct 31, 2019, 16:06 PM IST
Paris Masters: Novak Djokovic faces Kyle Edmund for quarter-final berth

Paris Masters: Novak Djokovic faces Kyle Edmund for quarter-final berth

Djokovic, who was stunned by Greek sensation Stefanos Tsitsipas in the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters earlier this month, will look to improve his ATP Head-to-Head series 4-1 against Edmund.

Oct 31, 2019, 13:41 PM IST
Roger Federer withdraws from inaugural ATP Cup

Roger Federer withdraws from inaugural ATP Cup

Roger Federer has taken this decision so that he can spend more time with his family. Federer's decision to withdraw means Switzerland can no longer take part in the nation-based event on Jan. 3-12

Oct 30, 2019, 16:23 PM IST