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Tennis

Australian Open: Naomi Osaka beats Petra Kvitova in thriller, becomes world number 1

Naomi Osaka battled past Petra Kvitova to win her first Australian Open crown and become the new world number one.

26 Jan 2019 6:06 PM

Australian Open 2019: Federer out after losing to 20-yr-old Tsitsipas

Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Federer, who is 17 years his senior, 6-7 (11-13), 7-6 (7/3), 7-5, 7-6 (7/5) on Rod Laver Arena.

20 Jan 2019 6:06 PM

Aita has failed by all means: Somdev Devvarman

I’m not saying that tennis players need to run the federation.

12 Jan 2019 1:00 AM

We don’t have tennis culture, says Mahesh

Former India tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi fired verbal volleys on Saturday as he rued the lack of tennis culture in the country.

25 Nov 2018 2:00 AM

Talking through their racket

She came as eighth seed here but lost first round match to Sabina Sharipova in a three setter.

06 Nov 2018 12:59 AM

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Irina moves into mumbai event final

Last year finalist here Jakupovic had an early break but Khromacheva broke back and held her serve to level 3-3.

04 Nov 2018 12:39 AM

Mumbai Open: Kumkhum upsets Saisai, enters semis

The Thai World No. 103 came from a set down before outplaying the Chinese in a match that lasted 2 hours and 17 minutes.

03 Nov 2018 1:12 AM

New Davis Cup to look to next generation of tennis talent

The hope remains that the ITF and ATP can find an agreement to avoid the two tournaments rubbing up against each other.

27 Oct 2018 12:21 AM

All set for WTA Mumbai Open

She had received a wild card last year and made her way into quarterfinals.

25 Oct 2018 1:31 AM

Bhandari, Karteek sail through to second round

In the girls first round, Priyanshi thrashed Hoi Ki Jenny Wong of Hongkong 6-0, 6-1.

24 Oct 2018 1:21 AM

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ATP challenger: Ramkumar exits, Prajnesh in Rd 2

Yuki Bhambri is making a comeback to competitive tennis after knee problems at European Open in Antwerp, Belgium.

16 Oct 2018 2:41 AM

It’s Natasha vs Mahak in summit clash

This is the second time Zeel has tripped in the Nationals semis, though full credit should go to Natasha.

06 Oct 2018 12:13 AM

Top seeds book semis berths

Siddhanth was not able to play his best game and lost 2-6, 2-6 in the quarter-finals of the mens’ event here.

05 Oct 2018 3:21 AM

Tennis Nationals: Seeded players through to second round

Delhi girl Shweta Rana beat Ayushi Tanwar from Rajasthan 6-1, 6-4 to advanve into second round.

03 Oct 2018 12:34 AM

Tennis Nationals: Smooth sailing for top seeds

Top seeds Arjun Kadhe and Zeel Desai had smooth starts at the Fenesta Open National tennis championship here on Monday.

02 Oct 2018 12:54 AM

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Sweat, friends and bagels: The making of Naomi Osaka

Osaka wasn’t even two years old when Williams won the first of her six US Opens in 1999.

15 Sep 2018 1:19 AM

India bank on ‘outside chance’ against Serbia

According to Myneni, winning the singles rubber on the first day will be crucial.

12 Sep 2018 12:29 AM

Serena suffers meltdown, calls chair umpire a ‘thief’

When a second code violation for racquet abuse was handed out to her — along with a point penalty — Williams exploded.

10 Sep 2018 1:00 AM

Tennis’ NextGen struggles to become ‘famous’

World number four Alexander Zverev, supposedly the brightest star of the sport’s new generation, exited in the third round in New York.

08 Sep 2018 1:49 AM

Paes omitted, Bhambri back in Davis squad

According to him Bopanna and Divij are the first choice for doubles and Prajnesh Gunneswaran was a revelation with a bronze medal show at Jakarta.

29 Aug 2018 12:15 AM

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