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Woman is a distraction? Sania Mirza roots for accompanying WAGs on team tours

Mirza, who is now the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador for South Asia, said girls needed to be encouraged from young age to take up sports.

03 Oct 2019 4:26 PM

Sania Mirza was once told to stop playing tennis as 'no one would marry' her

Sania remains India's most successful woman tennis player, rising to a career-high world No. 27 in mid-2007 in the WTA singles chart.

03 Oct 2019 4:21 PM

'I fought hard against Roger Federer but none supported me': Sumit Nagal

The 22-year-old won the Buenos Aires Challenger on Sunday night and jumped to a career-best rank of 135.

30 Sep 2019 2:38 PM

Sumit Nagal lifts Buenos Aires ATP Challengers title

Ranked 161 in the current rankings, the 22-year-old registered a comfortable 6-4, 6-2 win over Bognis in an hour and 37 minutes.

30 Sep 2019 10:14 AM

'Real challenge for Sumit Nagal is to sustain performance', says Leander Paes

Nagal had made headlines after his spirited fight against the legendary Roger Federer in the first-round of the US Open.

27 Sep 2019 7:17 PM

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Nick Kyrgios given 16-week ban by AFP for poor behaviour

The suspension is deferred pending Kyrgios' compliance with several strict conditions mandated by the ATP.

26 Sep 2019 6:44 PM

Rafael Nadal out of Laver Cup due to hand injury

Nadal took to Twitter and wrote that he has an inflammation on his left wrist.

22 Sep 2019 9:00 PM

Laver Cup 2019: Roger Federer beats Nick Kyrgios to put Europe ahead

The 38-year-old Federer had won his last two matches against Kyrgios in straight sets but dropped the opener in a tie-break.

22 Sep 2019 11:46 AM

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal turn coach for Fabio Fognini; watch video

Roger Federer will start his campaign against Nick Kyrgios and Rafael Nadal will kick off his campaign against Milos Raonic on Saturday.

21 Sep 2019 4:39 PM

Sania Mirza reveals she played tennis just 2 nights before Izhaan took birth

Since the birth of Izhaan, Sania came out in public and asked the women to openly welcome the state of motherhood.

17 Sep 2019 2:16 PM

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Canada's 'Queen Bianca' Andreescu gets good homecoming

Andreescu has rapidly become a home-country favourite.

17 Sep 2019 11:17 AM

Sumit Nagal achieves career-best 159 in ATP rankings

The 22-year-old from Haryana ended runners up in the Banja Luka ATP Challenger following a first round appearance at the US Open last month.

16 Sep 2019 8:30 PM

Rafael Nadal in Perth, Novak Djokovic in Brisbane as ATP Cup draw made

The championship will take place from January 3-12 in the lead-up to the year's first Grand Slam, the Australian Open in Melbourne.

16 Sep 2019 1:08 PM

Davis Cup: India to take on Pakistan in November after security review

AITA had written to the ITF to shift the venue of the tournament from Pakistan or postpone the tournament for some time.

13 Sep 2019 8:40 PM

Naomi Osaka parts way with her coach Jermain Jenkins

Jenkins had become the coach of Osaka after the Australian Open this year.

13 Sep 2019 11:26 AM

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Kim Clijsters says she will be coming out of retirement

The 36-year-old last played competitive matches seven years ago.

13 Sep 2019 10:40 AM

A bit more celebrating then back to work, says Bianca Andreescu

Looking weary after a whirlwind media tour of New York, Andreescu said she was running on adrenaline after her win over Serena Williams.

12 Sep 2019 8:50 AM

Serena Williams runs from tennis court to fashion show

The 37-year-old Williams showed herself to be a fan of bold prints, in hues like purple or bright blue, or in black and white.

11 Sep 2019 11:23 AM

Bianca Andreescu hoping to win more titles after her maiden US open trophy

Since claiming the title in her US Open main draw debut, Andreescu has had a trophy photoshoot atop Rockefeller Center.

10 Sep 2019 4:29 PM

Brazilian tennis player Diego Matos handed life ban for match-fixing

Brazil's Diego Matos was given a life ban from professional tennis and fined USD125,000 after being found guilty of match-fixing on Monday.

10 Sep 2019 10:09 AM

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