The French Open champion, whose North American hardcourt campaign included a win in Montreal and a runne-rup finish in Cincinnati, said she needed time to recover for the year's final Grand Slam after.. DNA
Getty Images Roger Federer had a grand plan for 2018 but it has backfired spectacularly. Federer, hailed as the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT) in tennis, skipped the clay season so he could be fit for the..
Top seed Simona Halep, who was two games away from reaching the third round at the Cincinnati Open when rain forced an overnight delay, returned on Friday to wrap up a 4-6 6-3 6-3 win over Australian.. DNA
Former India coach Vimal Kumar feels that Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy need to have an alternative plan when put under pressure if they want to win medals at the upcoming Asian Games in Indonesia... DNA
The French Open champion showed no signs of fatigue following her marathon three-set win over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova on Wednesday, running down balls to extend points and wear down the slower Garcia. DNA
US Open champion Sloane Stephens advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 7-5 in the hard-court event. After Suarez overcame a 5-1 deficit to tie the second set at 5,.. DNA
PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth notched up contrasting wins to progress to the pre-quarterfinals but World No.11 HS Prannoy suffered a shock defeat to unheralded Brazilian Ygor Coelho to bow out of the.. DNA
Since the start of 2017, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have rolled back the years and how. The pair won six Grand Slams among themselves, with Novak Djokovic breaking their streak with a triumph at.. DNA
Tennis great Mats Wilander has asked for the French Open, Australian Open and Wimbledon to follow the example of the US Open and introduce a tiebreaker in the fifth set of the men's singles matches. Firstpost
Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man in 23 years to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals and then predicted a "war" with Novak Djokovic to get to the last four.
Nishikori, 28, overcame an arm.. DNA
Jelena Ostapenko became the first Latvian to reach the Wimbledon singles semi-finals after she subdued Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova 7-5 6-4 on Tuesday.
After more than a week of sizzling 30 degrees.. DNA
Serena Williams has warned her Wimbledon rivals she is nowhere near her best despite powering into the quarter-finals without dropping a set. Williams is chasing an eighth Wimbledon crown and the.. DNA
Serena Williams was considered a 'dangerous floater' a week ago, but halfway through Wimbledon the American now looks favourite to win an eighth, and perhaps most special, title. The exodus of seeded.. DNA
Rafael Nadal was kept on Centre Court longer than he would have liked but that did not stop him from putting baby-faced Alex de Minaur firmly in his place with a 6-1 6-2 6-4 win in the third round of.. DNA
The scoreboard said 6-4 6-3 6-4 to Rafael Nadal but it was an uneasy two-and-a-half hours for the Spanish world number one as he laboured past Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin into the Wimbledon third.. DNA