Chinese number one Wang Qiang wrapped up the biggest win of her season Saturday, after an overnight rain delay forced her to wait to claim victory over world number five Elina Svitolina at the Hong.. Firstpost - Published
US Open champion Naomi Osaka has pulled out of this week's Hong Kong Open to prevent aggravating a slight back injury, organisers said on Sunday.
The Japanese star required treatment to her lower.. DNA - Published
Naomi Osaka admitted that she gets "stressed out" trying to live up to "the hype" after the US Open champion was beaten in the China Open semi-finals on Saturday.
The 20-year-old Japanese, who.. DNA - 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
Ashleigh Barty stunned Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-1 to reach the Wuhan Open quarter-finals on Wednesday, setting the tone for a day when Caroline Wozniacki and Garbine Muguruza also.. DNA - Published
The Indian tennis contingent squad has finally figured out its doubles combinations less than 24 hours before the start of competition at the Asian Games in Palembang on Sunday, a far from ideal.. DNA - Published
What Venus Williams would have given for a dash of deja-vu in Paris on Sunday.
The same Grand Slam tournament, the same opening round, the same opponent as last year, but at Roland Garros this year.. DNA - Published
Tennis fans have long argued about who is the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT). Not just among men or women but overall, too. And two names that always find a mention are Roger Federer and Serena.. DNA - Published
*Arsenal's English striker Danny Welbeck (C) scores the team's third goal during the UEFA Europa League round of 16 second-leg football match between Arsenal and AC Milan at the Emirates Stadium in.. Mid-Day - Published
Simona Halep overcame a sluggish start to beat Wang Qiang 7-5 6-1, Australian Open champion Wozniacki fell to the same player who knocked her out of last month's St. Petersburg Ladies Open. Zee News - Published
World number one Simona Halep breezed through her WTA Indian Wells fourth round match with a 7-5, 6-1 victory over China's Wang Qiang.
Halep, who is one of two former champions left in the draw, is.. DNA - Published
Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki kept alive hopes of regaining the world number one ranking with a scrappy 6-4 2-6 6-3 third-round win over Aliaksandra Sasnovich at the BNP Paribas Open in.. DNA - Published
Top seed Simona Halep narrowly avoided an upset in the BNP Paribas Open third round on Sunday, digging deep for a 1-6 7-6(3) 6-2 win over world No. 165 Caroline Dolehide, while 16-year-old Amanda.. DNA - Published
Indian Davis Cupper Yuki Bhambri registered the biggest win of his career as he toppled world number 12 Lucas Pouille to breeze into the third round of the Indian Wells Masters here.
In a stunning.. Deccan Herald - Published
Defending champion and top seed Elina Svitolina toiled for more than two hours to reach the Dubai quarter-finals while second seed Garbine Muguruza had to wait until 2 am to complete her opening.. Firstpost - Published
A look at the 2017 records of American Venus Williams and Latvian Jelena Ostapenko ahead of their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding): 10-VENUS WILLIAMS (record.. DNA - Published
Venus Williams continued to fly the family flag in the absence of her sister and reigning Wimbledon champion Serena but suffered a scare against China's 55th-ranked Qiang Wang in the second round on.. DNA - Published
Order of play on the main show courts on the third day of the Wimbledon championships on Wednesday (play starts at 1200 GMT/0800 ET unless stated, prefix number denotes seeding): Centre Court 6-Johanna.. DNA - Published
Defending champion Andy Murray celebrated the news that hes about to become a father again by reaching the Wimbledon second round Monday as fellow two-time winner Rafael Nadal clinched the 850th win of.. Deccan Herald - Published
A look at the 2017 records of Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko and Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland ahead of their semi-final match at the French Open on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding): JELENA.. DNA - Published
A look at the 2017 records of France's Alize Cornet and Caroline Garcia ahead of their fourth-round match at the French Open on Monday (prefix number denotes seeding): ALIZE CORNET (record at WTA.. DNA - Published
A look at the 2017 record of Italian Sara Errani and France's Kristina Mladenovic ahead of their second-round match at the French Open on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding): SARA ERRANI (record.. DNA - Published
Serena Williams may be missing from this year's French Open, but big sister Venus is still going strong and marks her Roland Garros 20th anniversary on Sunday.
Three weeks shy of her 37th birthday,.. DNA - Published
Novak Djokovic staved off a huge upset in his first match since splitting with his long-time coaching team to beat Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 in the second round of the Madrid Masters.. DNA - Published
*For the first time ever, a Chinese delegation will be landing at Aero India. Sources said the delegation will have five officers from the People's Liberation Army (PLA)'s air wing.*
This is being.. Deccan Herald - Published
Jan 30 (Gracenote) - Standings from the WTA Tour singles Points 1 (2) Serena Williams(U. S. ) 7780 2 (1) Angelique Kerber(Germany) 7115 3 (5) Karolina Pliskova(Czech Republic) 5270 4 (4) Simona.. DNA - Published
* Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams launched their Australian Open campaigns in style on Tuesday as Ivo Karlovic smashed a record 75 aces in an unprecedented 84-game marathon.*
Djokovic and.. Deccan Herald - Published
Angelique Kerber dropped only one game on Thursday as she completed a rain-delayed 6-2 3-6 6-2 win over little known American Louisa Chirico to reach the quarter-finals of the Hong Kong Open, while.. DNA - Published
Dilip Vengsarkar XI registered a 10-wicket win over Sunil Gavaskar XI on Day Two of the under-14 Varroc Cup played at the Dilip Vengsarkar Academy in Mahul yesterday. Chasing a target of 10 runs,.. Mid-Day - Published