Nadal pulls out of Swiss Indoors Basel tournament
Nadal pulls Swiss Indoors Basel tournament


Madrid, Oct 18, Spanish World No.1 Rafael Nadal said he was pulling out of the Swiss Indoors Basel, an ATP 500 event that starts next week. “I sadly announce that I have to pull out of the Swiss Indoors Basel, after seeing my doctor in Spain just after landing from Shanghai,” Nadal said on his

British Tennis player Dan Evans banned one year in drug case British Tennis player Dan Evans banned one year in drug case

Davis Cup-winning tennis player Dan Evans will serve a one-year ban for testing positive for cocaine he said he kept in the pocket of a bag of toiletries. The International Tennis Federation accepted on Tuesday that “inadvertent contamination” was responsible for the Dan Evans’s positive test at the Barcelona Open in April. Dan Evans explained to an ITF panel

Rafael Nadal stays top Rafael Nadal stays top in unchanged ATP rankings

Rafael Nadal stays top in unchanged ATP rankings. 16-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal continues to remain at the top as the latest men’s world top 10 rankings remained unchanged.The Spanish tennis maestro, who will be up against France’s Lucas Pouille in the opening match of the China Open, is currently standing with 9, 465

Leander Paes, Purav Raja in St. Petersburg Open tennis semi-finals Leander Paes, Purav Raja in St. Petersburg Open tennis semi-finals

India’s top Tennis playerLeander Paes and Purav Raja have progressed to the semi-finals of the ATP World Tour of the St. Petersburg Open with a straight-set win over Marcus Daniell and Marcelo Demoliner. The Indians defeated the pair from New Zealand and Brazil pair 6-4 6-2. The Indian duo will now clash with Chilean J. Peralta and Argentinian H. Zeballos

P V Sindhu seals semifinal spot, Sameer sinks at Korea P V Sindhu seals semifinal spot, Sameer sinks at Korea

P V Sindhu seals semifinal spot. Sindhu, who had won the silver at the World Championship last month, recovered from a mid-game slump to stave off the challenge from World No. 19 Minatsu Mitani of Japan 21-19 16- 21 21-10 in a match that lasted 63 minutes.The fifth seeded Indian, who had a 1-1 head-to-head

Rhea Pillai wants Rs.1 cr compensation from Leander Paes
Rhea Pillai wants Rs.1 cr compensation from Leander Paes in domestic violence case

Tennis star Leander Paes is in news for once again for his matrimonial dispute as his partner Rhea Pillai demanded Rs.1 crore as compensation in domestic violence case. Former model Rhea claimed that there was an error while writing compensation amount as one zero was less in the amount which bringing her demand down from

16th grand slam title
16th grand slam title: Rafael Nadal rolls to win third US Open

16th grand slam title: Playing with the conviction and point-by-point urgency of his finest years, Rafael Nadal completed an even split of the 2017 men’s Grand Slam loot with Roger Federer. RAFAEL Nadal has steamrolled his way to an incredible 16th grand slam title with a dominant straight sets win over South Africa’s Kevin Anderson.Nadal,

Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau win US Open men's doubles title
Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau win US Open men’s doubles title

Jean-Julien Rojer of Netherlands and Romania’s Horia Tecau have won US Open men’s doubles title on Friday for their second Grand Slam crown. The 12th seeded Rojer and Tecau, who came together from a set down to upset top seeded Henri Kontinen and John Peers in the semi-finals, needed just 86 minutes on a sunny

Tennis star Novak Djokovic Becomes Father of Baby Girl
Tennis star Novak Djokovic Becomes Father of Baby Girl

Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic and his wife Jelena have become parents of a baby girl, local media reported today. Jelena gave birth on Saturday evening and their second child will be named Tara, Blic newspaper reported on its online edition. The couple has a two-year-old son Stefan. The 30-year-old Djokovic announced in July

US Open: Rafael Nadal to take on Leonardo Mayer in third round

US Open Rafael Nadal. World number one Rafael Nadal will aim to continue his stunning 2017 season when he takes on lucky loser Leonardo Mayer of Argentina in the third round of the US Open here today. Nadal and Mayer will meet for the fourth time in their ATP Head-to-Head series. The Spaniard has clinched

Paes-Raja in second round; Sania, Bopanna lose

Paes-Raja in second round; Sania, Bopanna lose. New York, Sep 2: India’s Leander Paes and Purav Raja sailed into the men’s doubles second round in the pair’s first outing at a Grand Slam but Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna crashed out of their respective events in the US Open here. Veteran Paes and Raja thrashed

US Open Bopanna-Dabrowski begin mixed doubles campaign
US Open: Bopanna-Dabrowski to begin mixed doubles campaign

US Open Bopanna-Dabrowski begin mixed doubles campaign. Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna, along with his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski, will aim to kick start their mixed doubles U.S. Open campaign on a winning note when they head into the opening round at the Flushing Meadows later today.  The Indo-Canadian duo will lock horns with the British-

Serena Williams gives birth baby girl
Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl

Serena Williams gives birth baby girl. Tennis star Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl with fiance Alexis Ohanian. Baby girl arrived Friday, September 1 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida, weighing in at 6 lbs., 13 oz., according to a Tweet from WPBF-25 news producer Chris Shepherd. World

Serena Williams Gives Birth to a baby girl, First Child With Fiancé Alexis Ohanian

Serena Williams Gives Birth baby girl First Child Fiance Alexis Ohanian. Tennis champ Serena Williams has welcomed her first child with her fiancé, Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian. She’s a mom! Williams, 35, gave birth to a baby girl at a hospital in Palm Beach, Florida, on Friday, September 1. As previously reported, Williams accidentally announced her

Bopanna, Mirza advance to second round in US Open

New York, Sep 1, Bopanna Mirza advance to second round in US Open. India’s leading doubles players Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza began their US Open campaigns with victories in their respective events, albeit, in contrasting fashion here.Bopanna and Uruguay’s Pablo Cuevas shrugged off a surprise first set lapse to regroup and beat American pair

US Open: Federer survives another five-set thriller
US Open: Federer survives another five-set thriller

US Open: Federer survives another five-set thriller. 19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer once again survived a five-set battle, this time against Russian player Mikhail Youzhny, to roll into the third round of the US Open here at the Flushing Meadows on Friday. Federer, who is a five-time US Open champion and currently seeded third

US Open Mirza, Bopanna
US Open: Mirza, Bopanna to begin their doubles campaign today

US Open Mirza, Bopanna to begin their doubles campaign today.Tennis stars Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna will begin their US Open campaign on Thursday when they play their respective doubles matches at the Flushing Meadows. In women’s doubles event, the Indo-Chinese duo of Sania and Peng Shuai will take on Croatian professionals Petra Martic and Donna Vekic. 

Venus Williams cruises into third round of US Open
Tennis Star Venus Williams cruises into third round of US Open

US open: The American tennis star Venus Williams showcased a remarkable performance as she knocked out big-hitting Frenchwoman Oceane Dodin in straight sets to storm into the third round of the US Open here on Thursday.Seven-time Grand Slam champion , who needed three sets to get past Grand Slam debutante Viktoria Kuzmova, was much sharper against

US Open Roger Federer
US Open: Federer ousts teen Tiafoe in five-set thriller

US Open Roger Federer ousts teen Tiafoe in five-set thriller. 19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer rebounded strongly after a shaky start to clinch a thrilling five-set win over 19-year-old American Frances Tiafoe in the opening round of the US Open here on Wednesday.Roger Federer, who is a five-time US Open champion and currently seeded third

Venus Williams kicks off US Open
Venus Williams kicks off US Open with thrilling win

Venus Williams kicks off US Open with thrilling win. Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams kicked off her campaign at the US Open on a promising note as she swept aside Slovakia’s Viktoria Kuzmova to move into the second round of the women’s singles event here on Tuesday. After comfortably winning the first set, the