Ashleigh Barty (R)  shakes hands with Jil Teichmann

Ashleigh Barty remains top on WTA rankings as Jil Teichmann climbs from No 76 to 44

London: World No.1 tennis player Ashleigh Barty cemented her place at the top of ..

Alexander Zverev after defeating Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open
Zverev takes Cincinnati title with easy win over Rublev
Rafael Nadal loses to 50th-ranked Lloyd Harris in Washington
Roger Federer not to feature in Olympics

Bopanna-Sharan pair lands men's doubles gold at Asian Games

Palembang: Top seeds Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan notched up their maiden men's doubles gold medal at the Asian Games, dominating ..

Roger Federer

Top of the world: Federer, 36, becomes oldest number one

Rotterdam (Netherlands): Roger Federer became the oldest world number one on Friday when the 20-time Grand Slam title winner reached ..

Women's World Cup

Indian Eves drop World Cup but delight

The World cup just slipped away from the grasp of the Indian women cricketers. What seemed a cruise to victory, nay glory, with wickets ..

Boris Becker

Tennis legend Boris Becker declared bankrupt

London: Three-time Wimbledon tennis champion Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt by a court in London. The 49-year-old owed a ..

Rafael Nadal

Nadal beats Thiem to win 10th title in Barcelona

BARCELONA: Rafael Nadal defeated Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1 to win his 10th Barcelona Open title on Sunday. It was the second consecutive ..

Mahesh and Leander

Indian tennis needs Mahesh and Leander to shed their differences

When you have two top names in the sport in the scene it can either illuminate the settings or as we saw in the events surrounding ..

Sania Mirza

Service Tax Dept summons Sania Mirza for alleged tax evasion

Hyderabad: Tennis player Sania Mirza has been issued notice by the Service Tax department in connection with alleged non-payment or ..


Australian Open: Serena beats Venus to win record 23rd Slam title

MELBOURNE: Serena Williams rewrote history Saturday to surpass Steffi Graf and capture a record 23rd Grand Slam title as well as the ..


Australian Open: Nadal edges classic to reach final vs Federer

MELBOURNE: Rafael Nadal set up an Australian Open final against his great rival Roger Federer after edging Grigor Dimitrov in a classic ..

Serena Williams

Serena Williams to face Venus in Australian Open final

Melbourne: Six-time champion Serena Williams of the US defeated Croatian tennis player Mirjana Lucic-Baroni to advance to the final ..


Sania-Dodig beat Bopanna-Dabrowski to reach Australian Open semis

Melbourne: Indian tennis sensation Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig came from behind to edge past Indo-Canadian pair ..