- Jul 24, 2015 19:29 IST
Russian five-times Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has split with Bulgarian boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov after a nearly three-year relationship.
- Jul 23, 2015 13:30 IST
"The key for me has been staying injury free. The last seven months have seen me stay healthy and therefore able to build on my game and confidence. It’s no longer stop and start," said Bhambri, the hero of India’s recent Davis Cup win against New Zealand.
- Jul 20, 2015 16:29 IST
Just over a week after a painful Wimbledon loss to Novak Djokovic, Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer was back in action busy winning hearts outside the tennis court.
- Jul 19, 2015 11:53 IST
India's Somdev Devvarman beat Marcus Daniell of New Zealand 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday to level India's Asia Oceania Davis Cup Group I tie against New Zealand 2-2 and send it to a deciding fifth rubber.
- Jul 18, 2015 12:41 IST
The Indian doubles pair of Rohan Bopanna and Saketh Myneni suffered a shock straight-set mauling at the hands of New Zealand's Artem Sitak and Marcus Daniell on Saturday, leaving India trailing 1-2 against New Zealand in the Asia/Oceania Davis Cup Group I tie.
- Jul 17, 2015 11:24 IST
On Friday when Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic was supposed to be playing in the Davis Cup for his country, news emerged that the 22-year-old Tomic, suspended from the tie for his critical comments of Tennis Australia and performance director Pat Rafter, had been arrested in Miami Beach, Florida earlier in the week.
- Jul 17, 2015 10:03 IST
India's Davis Cup challenge against New Zealand is off to a faltering start as India number one Somdev Devvarman went down to far lower-ranked Kiwi Michael Venus 4-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 in the Asia Oceania Group I tie in Christchurch on Friday.
- Jul 16, 2015 11:37 IST
This Wimbledon, Indian tennis players proved that when it comes to doubles, we are right up there with the best. While Leander Paes and Sania Mirza got the trophies and the subsequent accolades, Rohan Bopanna’s performance was also noteworthy.
- Jul 14, 2015 14:42 IST
At 42, Leander Paes keeps on piling his doubles trophies. He is now the oldest man ever to win a Grand Slam. His longevity and doggedness deserve applause. Sania Mirza notched another mark for the dismal legacy we have in women's tennis. That's also great.
- Jul 13, 2015 23:03 IST
Novak Djokovic and Serena William this year's Wimbledon champions are anything but cookie cutter. So when it came to celebrating their victory at SW19 the champions decided to do it a bit differently.
- Jul 13, 2015 22:52 IST
Indian tennis player Somdev Devvarman has not had much joy this year since winning the Delhi Open in February, but he had a bit of history added to his name when he won the longest final on the ATP Challenger Tour to claim his fifth career title.
- Jul 13, 2015 20:30 IST
Federer's run, though remarkable especially when one considers he first announced his arrival to the top of the men's game in 2001 when he beat idol Pete Sampras on Centre Court, and that, at 33, had he won against Djokovic he would have been the oldest champion in the Open Era, is by no means unique.
- Jul 13, 2015 15:42 IST
Serb Novak Djokovic was once in danger of becoming tennis's great unfulfilled talent, the smiling 28-year-old with a racquet in one hand and a sick note in the other.
- Jul 13, 2015 12:23 IST
World no 1 Novak Djokovic said there are more Grand Slam titles to come after he clinched a third Wimbledon and ninth career major on Sunday. After seeing off Roger Federer for the second year in succession at the All England Club, the world number one moved ahead of Andre Agassi, Jimmy Connors, Ivan Lendl, Fred Perry and Ken Rosewall, who all won eight Grand Slams.
- Jul 13, 2015 10:05 IST
Wimbledon 2015 saw India's biggest tennis haul to date, with a vintage Leander Paes clinching his 16th Grand Slam trophy, winning the mixed doubles of the Wimbledon Championship with the legendary Martina Hingis, Sania Mirza winning the women's doubles and Sumit Nagal winning the boys' doubles title.