Bopanna, Dodig battle into Cincinnati Open quarters
Bopanna Dodig battle Cincinnati Open quarters


Bopanna Dodig battle Cincinnati Open quarters. Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his Croatian partner Ivan Dodig showcased a spirited performance as they bounced back from a set down to book their place in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati here on Friday.    After suffering a defeat in the first set by a whisker, the Indo-Croatian duo

Mirza Paes Cincinnati Masters Mirza advances, Paes crashes out of Cincinnati Masters

Mirza Paes Cincinnati Masters. Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Chinese partner Peng Shuai showcased a splendid performance as they booked their place in the quarter-finals of 2017 Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati following a straight-set victory in the women’s doubles clash here on Thursday.   The fourth-seeded pair looked dominant throughout the match as they went on

Serena Williams comeback Serena sets sights on `outrageous` Australian Open comeback

Serena Williams comeback just months after giving birth. Former world number one Serena Williams, who is expecting her first child next month, has revealed that she has set herself the most `outrageous` goal of making a comeback at the Australian Open in January.   Speaking in a wide-ranging interview with Vogue, the American star admitted that she has been feeling

Leander Paes-Zverev Leander Paes-Zverev suffer first-round exit in Cincinnati

Leander Paes-Zverev suffer first-round exit in Cincinnati. Indian tennis ace Leander Paes and his German partner Alexander Zverev were knocked out of the 2017 Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati after going down in the opening round of the men’s doubles event here on Wednesday. The Indo-German pair, who comfortably won the first set, failed to continue

Cincinnati Open Ramkumar Ramanathan Ramkumar Ramanathan enters second round of Cincinnati Open

Cincinnati Open Ramkumar Ramanathan. Indian tennis player Ramkumar Ramanathan bounced back from a set down against Christopher Eubanks of the United States to advance into the second round of the 2017 Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati here on Tuesday.  After going down in the first set by a wicker, the 22-year-old rebounded strongly to register a 6-7 (5-7), 6-1,

Svitolina, Wozniacki round
Svitolina, Wozniacki round out Top 5 in WTA Rankings

Svitolina, Wozniacki round out Top 5 in WTA Rankings. Rogers Cup finalists Elina Svitolina and Caroline Wozniacki have both moved a place up in the WTA Rankings released on Monday.Svitolina defeated Wozniacki 6-4, 6-0 in Sunday’s final in Toronto to clinch her fifth title of the WTA Tour season. Ukraine’s Svitolina is now fourth, one place ahead of Denmark’s Wozniacki, reports Sport24.Meanwhile, Wimbledon

Svitolina thrashes Wozniacki to capture Rogers Cup title

Svitolina thrashes Wozniacki: Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina came out with a stupendous performance as she defeated Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in straight sets to clinch women’s singles title of the Rogers Cup here on Sunday.Fifth-seeded Svitolina needed just one hour and 17 minutes to defeat Wozniacki 6-4, 6-0 in the summit clash at the Aviva Centre.This

Alexander Zverev stuns Federer
Alexander Zverev stuns Federer to win Rogers Cup

Alexander Zverev stuns Federer to win Rogers Cup. Germany’s Alexander Zverev came out with a powerful performance as he stunned Swiss maestro Roger Federer in straight sets to win the men’s singles title of the Rogers Cup here on Sunday. The German fourth seed defeated Federer 6-3, 6-4 in a summit clash that lasted 68 minutes at the Centre Court.  Zverev had

injury forces Sharapova
Forearm injury forces Sharapova to withdraw from Cincinnati

Forearm injury forces Sharapova to withdraw from Cincinnati. Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has been forced to withdraw from next week’s WTA tournament in Cincinnati with a left forearm injury. The same injury had also forced her to withdraw from the Bank of the West Classic after winning her first match, and the Rogers Cup in Toronto.“I arrived in Cincinnati yesterday

Svitolina thrashes Wozniacki
Svitolina thrashes Wozniacki to capture Rogers Cup title

Svitolina thrashes Wozniacki to capture Rogers Cup title. Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina came out with a stupendous performance as she defeated Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in straight sets to clinch women’s singles title of the Rogers Cup here on Sunday.  Fifth-seeded Svitolina needed just one hour and 17 minutes to defeat Wozniacki 6-4, 6-0 in the summit clash at the Aviva Centre.This was Svitolina’s fifth

Rohan Bopanna-Dodig
Bopanna-Dodig end as runners up at Montreal Masters

Rohan Bopanna-Dodig end as runners up at Montreal Masters. Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his Croatian partner Ivan Dodig’s dreams of winning their first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 as a team crashed on Sunday as they lost to French pair of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut in the men’s doubles final of the Montreal

Federer enters final, on course for third Rogers Cup glory
Federer enters final, on course for third Rogers Cup glory

Federer enters final, on course for third Rogers Cup glory. Montreal: Roger Federer set a course to bag his third Rogers Cup title, after he beat Dutchman Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) to reach the final.Through this victory, which was peppered with nine aces, the 36-year-old legend has extended his match-winning streak to 16, which

Rogers Cup Rafael Nadal beaten Roger Federer
Nadal crashes out, Federer advances in Rogers Cup

Rogers Cup Rafael Nadal beaten Roger Federer through. 19th-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer showcased a spirited performance as he bounced back from a set down against Spain’s David Ferrer to book his place into the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup here on Friday. The Swiss maestro, who recently clinched his 19th Grand Slam title at the Wimbledon, lost the first

Rogers Cup Venus Williams
Venus Williams stunned in third round of Rogers Cup

Rogers Cup Venus Williams stunned in third round. Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams suffered a major setback as she bowed out of the Rogers Cup after going down against Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina, in the third round of the women’s singles event here on Friday. Williams, who was the oldest player in the draw, was

Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal marches
Nadal marches to second round of Rogers Cup

Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal marches to second round. Fifteen-times grand slam champion Rafael Nadal’s bid to regain top spot started off on a winning note as he eased past Borna Coric of Croatia in straight sets of the opening round of the Rogers Cup here on Thursday. Nadal looked dominant throughout the match as he

Sindhu, Saina get byes in first round of World Championship
Sindhu, Saina get byes in first round of World Championship

Rio-Olympic silver-medalist PV Sindhu and former world number one Saina Nehwal have received first- round byes at the World Championships starting in Glasgow, Scotland from August 21.Sindhu will open her campaign against either Korea’s Kim Hyo Min or Egypt’s Hadia Hosny in the second round and is likely to meet China’s Sun Yu for a

Julia Goerges rallies to beat Petkovic in Citi semis

Julia Goerges made it through an all-German semi-final at the Citi Open on Saturday with a 5-7 6-4 7-5 win over Andrea Petkovic, setting up a title match against Ekaterina Makarova. In a match that lasted 2 1/2 hours, fourth seed Goerges rallied from a set down, producing 10 aces and breaking Petkovic’s serve five times

Yuki Bhambri's stellar run at Citi Open comes to an end
Yuki Bhambri’s stellar run at Citi Open comes to an end

Yuki Bhambri’s stellar run at Citi Open comes to an end. Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri was knocked out of the Citi Open by South Africa’s Kevin Anderson in the quarter-finals of the men’s singles event here on Saturday.The 25-year-old, who showcased his best ever performance on the ATP World Tour, fought valiantly throughout the

Yuki Bhambri tames Guido Pella to enter Citi Open quarters
Yuki Bhambri tames Guido Pella to enter Citi Open quarters

Yuki Bhambri tames Guido Pella to enter Citi Open quarters. A day after stunning defending champion Gael Monfils of France, Indian Qualifier Yuki Bhambri produced yet another scintillating performance as he swept aside Guido Pella of Argentina to enter quarter-finals of the ongoing Citi Open in Washington DC on Friday.  Bhambri, ranked 200th in world rankings, recovered from a set down and registered what turned to be

Injured Andy Murray pulls out of Rogers Cup sports news
Injured Andy Murray pulls out of Rogers Cup

Injured Andy Murray pulls out of Rogers Cup. Andy Murray has withdrawn from next week’s ATP Rogers Cup in Montreal as the World number one is yet to recover from hip injury which hampered his Wimbledon campaign.   “I am sad to be missing the tournament in Montreal because I have many great memories from my