Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes talk about their evolving relationship in the new series Break Point, directed by Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari and Nitesh Tiwari.
Published on Oct 01, 2021 05:33 PM IST
- Break Point review: Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes' incredibly compelling story makes up for Ashwiny Iyer and Nitesh Tiwari's clunky direction. The show is available on ZEE5.
Updated on Oct 01, 2021 12:07 PM IST
Opening the $14 million round-robin tournament, the first in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, the world No.3 regrouped from several lethargic stretches to win 7-6 (7/1), 4-6, 6-4 in two hours and 39 minutes.
Updated on Oct 27, 2019 05:42 PM IST
Shenzhen, China |Agence France-Presse
The defeat for the German to the 21-year-old came barely a week after losing in the Shanghai Masters final to Daniil Medvedev.
Updated on Oct 22, 2019 11:42 PM IST
Basel |Agence France-Presse
The teenager fired 10 aces past the 53rd-ranked Tiafoe, saving four of five break points as he backed up his defeat of French top seed Gael Monfils in the second round.
Updated on Oct 18, 2019 11:17 PM IST
Antwerp, Belgium |Agence France-Presse
Goffin, winner here in 2017, used his footwork to survive two break points while the big-serving Canadian kept up the pressure.
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 06:55 PM IST
Aryna Sabalenka said her Friday semi-final victory over world number one Ashleigh Barty tastes sweeter than last year’s tournament win after her tough journey on this year’s tour.
Updated on Sep 27, 2019 08:29 PM IST
French Open champion Barty was off her game in the opening set which had five breaks of serve in total, with 19 unforced errors handing Frenchwoman Garcia the advantage.
Updated on Sep 25, 2019 09:18 AM IST
Nadal, who won his 19th Grand Slam title in New York, had earlier overcome Canada’s Raonic 6-3, 7-6 (7/1) after defending eight break points in the first set.
Updated on Sep 22, 2019 10:37 AM IST
The Dutchwoman recovered well to share the opening four games with Pavlyuchenkova but dropped her serve in the fifth, failing to keep up with her unseeded opponent’s devastating backhands.
Updated on Sep 19, 2019 06:47 PM IST
Federer, a five-time US Open champion, left the court for a private medical timeout to treat his upper back near his neck before the final set but refused to blame injury as the reason for his exit.
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 10:47 AM IST
New York |AFP
With Keys, who finished runnerup in 2017, struggling with her backhand, Svitolina won 92 percent of her first serve points and did not face a single break point during the 75-minute clash under the Arthur Ashe Stadium lights.
Published on Sep 02, 2019 09:13 AM IST
New York |Reuters
Nishikori’s serve clicked from the start and the seventh seed won 90 percent of his first-serve points while never facing a break point against the Argentine in 47 minutes on Grandstand.
Updated on Aug 26, 2019 10:46 PM IST
New York |Reuters
It was the second title of the year for Medvedev, who had lost on the past two Sundays, to Nick Kyrgios in Washington and Rafa Nadal in Montreal.
Updated on Aug 19, 2019 09:15 AM IST
Serena Williams, seeded eighth in a tournament she has won three times, will take on home hope Bianca Andreescu in the championship match on Sunday.
Updated on Aug 11, 2019 07:16 PM IST
Agence France-Presse |Agence France-Presse
Williams fired 12 aces and didn’t face a break point as she beat Osaka for the first time in three meetings.
Updated on Aug 10, 2019 09:55 AM IST
The Spanish third seed was in command throughout the match and finished the contest in an hour and 48 minutes without conceding a single break point, sealing the result on his fourth match point with his 11th ace.
Updated on Jul 06, 2019 11:15 PM IST
The Wimbledon champion converted five out of seven break points to secure the win and set up a last-four clash with Ons Jabeur.
Updated on Jun 28, 2019 11:30 AM IST
Ankita, ranked 171 in the WTA chart, converted a break point in the third game to take the first set 6-4.
Updated on Jun 25, 2019 08:07 PM IST
London |Press Trust of India
Ashleigh Barty beat Germany’s Julia Goerges 6-3 7-5 in the final, meaning when the new WTA rankings are released on Monday she will knock Japan’s Naomi Osaka off the summit.
Updated on Jun 23, 2019 08:06 PM IST
Federer’s Wimbledon preparations gained momentum as the Swiss blasted past Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-3 6-3 on Saturday to reach the final of the Halle Open
Updated on Jun 23, 2019 02:23 AM IST
Second-seeded Zverev struggled on serve at times and finished with seven double faults but he fired 12 aces and converted four break points to advance after an hour and 45 minutes.
Updated on Jun 18, 2019 01:13 PM IST
Zverev struggled with his fellow German’s chip and charge game in the first grasscourt tournament of the season ahead of Wimbledon.
Updated on Jun 13, 2019 11:19 PM IST
Wawrinka had beaten Federer four years ago at the same stage at Roland Garros, but this time he came up just short in a high-quality clash that had the fans on the edge of their seats.
Updated on Jun 04, 2019 11:00 PM IST
Japanese top seed Osaka, the reigning US and Australian Open champion, crashed to a 6-4, 6-2 defeat to the 42nd-ranked Czech.
Updated on Jun 01, 2019 07:51 PM IST
Germany’s Alexander Zverev crashed out of the Italian Open on Tuesday with a 7-5, 7-5 loss to Italian wild card Matteo Berrettini in the second round.
Updated on May 14, 2019 09:11 PM IST
Rome |Agence France-Presse
Nadal, chasing a record-extending 12th Monte Carlo title, broke Grigor Dimitrov’s serve on four occasions to defeat the Bulgarian 6-4 6-1.
Updated on Apr 19, 2019 08:55 AM IST
Guido Pella, who won his first career match at the event in the first round on Sunday, emerged a winner as he played on the idyllic centre court for the first time.
Updated on Apr 17, 2019 01:28 AM IST
Monte Carlo |Agence France-Presse
With rain still falling an hour later, organizers said play was suspended for the night, with the match to resume on Tuesday.
Published on Mar 12, 2019 10:37 AM IST
Indian Wells |AFP
Fourth-seeded Federer said he was relieved not to go to a second-set tiebreaker after falling behind 3-1 to the free-swinging German who is ranked 85th in the world.
Updated on Mar 11, 2019 10:56 AM IST
Indian Wells |AFP