* Spain, a country obsessed with soccer and tennis, is still coming to terms with the achievements of Carolina Marin.
Her Olympic gold medal has finally got the ball rolling for badminton in her.. Deccan Herald
Russian Tennis Federation President Shamil Tarpishchev has revealed possible prospects of veteran women’s tennis player Maria Sharapova may play at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Though there has been.. Fab Newz
London (CNN)Andy Murray won his first match as the world's best male tennis player, overcoming Illya Marchenko in three close sets in the first round of the Australian Open. Britain's Murray, seeking.. Source: Wochit News -
Maria Sharapova is back! The tennis phenom announced she will compete at Stuttgart's Porsche Tennis Grand Prix. This is her first competition in over a year. "I'm just really excited to get back into.. Source: Wochit News -
Rio Olympics gold medalist shuttler Carolina Marin believes her trail-blazing achievements can inspire her fellow Spaniards to choose badminton as a career option in the football and tennis crazy.. Source: nnis Sports English -
Federer: six-month layoff was right decision 02:30 (CNN)Roger Federer has made a comfortable home for himself at the top of men's tennis for well over a decade but now finds himself in an unfamiliar.. Source: Wochit News -
Olympic athlete Mo Farah, tennis star Andy Murray, Spice Girl and designer Victoria Beckham and Anna Wintour, editor-in-chief of "American Vogue", have all been honoured in Queen.. Source: Rumble -
3 Jan 2017China's table tennis Olympic champion Li Xiaoxia has announced her retirement through social media.Li helped China win the team gold medal at the Rio Olympic Games last year when she also.. All India Radio
*Nelson:* Bangladesh bowler Tanveer Haider has been officially reprimanded by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for swearing at New Zealand batsman Neil Broom during the second one day cricket.. Mid-Day
LONDON (Reuters) - Olympic athlete Mo Farah, tennis star Andy Murray, actor Mark Rylance, comedian Ken Dodd and Kinks musician Ray Davies have been knighted in Queen Elizabeth's New Year's Honours.. Reuters India
Andy Murray ended a triumphant 2016 in defeat, beaten for the first time by David Goffin. He finishes the year as world No 1 having won the Wimbledon, Olympic and ATP World Tour Finals. MailOnline India
India's Olympic aspirations failed to blossom in the face of personal egos of star tennis players even as the legend of Sania Mirza continued to grow and an ageless Leander Paes basked in personal.. Rediff.com
India's Olympic aspirations failed to blossom despite the legend of Sania Mirza continued to grow and an ageless Leander Paes basked in personal glory.
The post Year In Review: Sania Mirza shines in.. Firstpost
*The performances of Sania Mirza and Leander Paes were the bright spots in a tepid year for Indian tennis, which kept its date with controversies during the Olympic year.
Paes completed his mixed.. Deccan Herald
*Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber emerged the standout players of 2016, deposing world number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams, while Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova were left.. Deccan Herald
*Sprinter HM Jyothi and golfer S Chikkarangappa are in the list of 16 sportspersons who will receive the Karnataka Olympic Association (KOA) awards this year.
Other notable winners include young.. Deccan Herald
Tennis world No1 Andy Murray paid tribute to his family and support staff after becoming the first person to win the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year award for a third time.
Murray polled.. City A.M.