[USA], Dec 24 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has had a roller coaster ride in the year 2018. On the one hand, he lifted the coveted French Open trophy for the record eleventh time and on Sify - Published
You'd think Ankita Raina and Karman Kaur Thandi would've shed a tear or two of joy after capturing the first ever WTA title of their respective careers. Instead, the two Indians were left weeping on.. DNA - Published
Andy Murray will not quit the majors without another characteristically nasty fight. His last French Open: five brutal sets before Stan Wawrinka put him to rest. His last Wimbledon: five more sets of..
Sentiment of course counts for little in the heat of sporting battle and Maria Sharapova didn't want to linger at the Australian Open when she faced Britain's Harriet Dart, especially in temperatures..
Dominic Thiem claimed his first win of the week at the ATP Finals as he beat Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-1 6-4 to stay mathematically alive at the O2 Arena on Thursday.
The Austrian, beaten by Kevin.. DNA - Published
The 10th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) is in with the audience showering the show hosted by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan with lots of love. In 18 years the show made its debut on Indian.. DNA - Published
Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week's ATP Tour Finals in London due to injury, so Novak Djokovic will end the year as world number one having returned to the top of the rankings on.. DNA - Published
Roger Federer reckoned that he felt the love of the French public sweep over him when made a long-awaited return to competitive action in Paris on Thursday to launch his bid for a 100th career.. DNA - Published
Roger Federer is poised to seek his 100th ATP title at the Paris Masters this week with organisers announcing the Swiss great "arrives" on Tuesday. If the holder of 20 Grand Slam titles-holder lines up.. DNA - Published
World No 1s Kento Momota and Tai Tzu Ying proved to be fallible, Chen Long broke his title hoodoo, Indians fizzled out after spirited displays - here are our five takeaways from the French Open 2018. Firstpost - Published
Chen Long looked much more like the all-conquering player of old, while the doughty, grimly determined Akane Yamaguchi outlasted the artistic but wayward defending champion Tai Tzu Ying. Firstpost - Published
The youthful Indian pairing of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty gave the top-seeded combination of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo a truly harrowing time. Firstpost - Published
Commonwealth Games silver medallists Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Sen suffered a straight-game loss to world no 1 pair of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the semi-finals of.. Firstpost - Published
Commonwealth Games silver medallists Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Sen suffered a straight-game loss to world no 1 pair of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the semifinals of.. Zee News - Published Also reported by •DNA
World number one Simona Halep has become the first recipient of the Chris Evert Women's Tennis Association (WTA) World No.1 Trophy, named after WTA's first-ever world number one, Chris Evert.
The.. DNA - Published
Olympic medallist PV Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth crashed out in the quarterfinals of the French Open after suffering straight-game defeats in their respective matches as India's campaign ended in the.. DNA - Published
Saina Nehwal's impressive run at the French Open ended with yet another loss to World No 1 Tai Tzu Ying, this time at the quarterfinals of the BWF World Tour Super 750 tournament on Friday. Firstpost - Published
For once, the weakest link in Indian badminton proved to have been forged in steel. The doubles combination of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty made the semi-finals of the French Open even as.. Firstpost - Published
Olympic medallist Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal's impressive run at the French Open ended with yet another loss to world no 1 Tai Tzu Ying, this time at the quarterfinals of the BWF World Tour Super 750.. Zee News - Published
Here's the full script of Episode 70 of Spodcast where we discuss BCCI state units demand the suspension of CEO Rahul Johri, wrestler Pooja Dhanda's bronze medal, India's day at the French Open - we.. Firstpost - Published
BCCI state units demand the suspension of CEO Rahul Johri, wrestler Pooja Dhanda's bronze medal, India's day at the French Open - we discuss these stories and more on our daily sports podcast Firstpost - Published
Saina, who had reached the finals at Denmark Open last week, continued her good run by outwitting former World champion Nozomi Okuhara of Japan 10-21 21-14 21-17 in another exciting contest. DNA - Published
Olympic and world championship silver medallist P V Sindhu has once again regained her world no 2 status in the latest BWF rankings released on Thursday.
Sindhu, who is currently competing at the.. DNA - Published
[France], Oct 24 (ANI): Defending champion Kidambi Srikanth and his compatriot Saina Nehwal advanced to the second round of the French Open with straight-game wins at the USD 750,000 BWF World Tour Sify - Published Also reported by •DNA
India's ace shuttler PV Sindhu breezed into the second round of the women's singles event at French Open after crushing Beiwen Zhang in straight games for a revenge win, here on Tuesday. DNA - Published
Even with a plethora of interesting matches on the menu, the Indian badminton fan will only raise two questions: Can Srikanth defend his French Open crown? Can Sindhu reverse the trend of three narrow.. Firstpost - Published
Halep lost her third straight major final when she fell to Caroline Wozniacki at the Australian Open in January but the battling base-liner made it fourth time lucky at the French Open in June and will.. DNA - Published
The women's tennis season concludes at the WTA Finals in Singapore next week and, like a majority of tournaments during the 2018 campaign, picking a winner from a wide-open field seems a near.. DNA - Published
India's ace badminton player Saina Nehwal scored an upset 21-15 21-17 win over world No. 2 Akane Yamaguchi of Japan to enter the quarterfinal of the Denmark Open in Odense on Thursday.
Helping her.. DNA - Published
World number one Simona Halep has pulled out of the Kremlin Cup as she has not fully recovered from a herniated disc, she said on Twitter on Tuesday, casting further doubt on her participation in next.. DNA - Published
China'a number one Wang Qiang staged an outstanding comeback Saturday to defeat former Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 7-5 and reach her first Hong Kong Open final.
The world.. DNA - Published
Former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko crashed out in three sets against outsider Kristina Kucova - who before Monday had not had a WTA main draw in more than a year - in the first round. Firstpost - Published
Naomi Osaka is the reigning US Open champion, the first Japanese to win a Grand Slam singles title and a fast-rising star of tennis -- but do not call her cool.
Osaka bolstered her growing fame as.. DNA - Published