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Isner fired 18 aces, saved both break points he faced and broke Lacko three times on the way to victory, his fourth in four career meetings with Lacko.
Updated on Feb 21, 2019 09:01 AM IST
Novak Djokovic on Friday continued his quest for a record seventh Australian Open crown by swatting aside French 28th seed Lucas Pouille 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 to set up a final against Rafael Nadal.
Updated on Jan 25, 2019 04:41 PM IST
Marin Cilic, battled back from two sets down, surviving two match points to beat Spain’s Fernando Verdasco in a 4hr 18min epic.
Updated on Jan 18, 2019 11:43 PM IST
Melbourne |Agence France-Presse
Big-serving Karlovic, 39, stood on the brink of becoming the oldest man into the third round since 44-year-old Aussie great Ken Rosewall in 1978 before Nishikori hauled himself back into contention by saving three break points at 4-4 in the final set.
Published on Jan 17, 2019 11:38 AM IST
The former world number one whipped the Melbourne Arena crowd into a frenzy as he battled back from two sets down to push the match into a fifth.
Updated on Jan 14, 2019 06:23 PM IST
Grigor Dimitrov, who struggled with an ankle injury towards the end of last season, saved six out of seven break points to down his unseeded opponent in the season-opening tournament.
Updated on Dec 31, 2018 06:27 PM IST
Marin Cilic beat France’s Lucas Pouille in straight sets on Sunday to give Croatia an unassailable lead in the Davis Cup final.
Updated on Nov 25, 2018 11:47 PM IST
Prajnesh Gunneswaran lost 2-6, 5-7 to the third seeded Swede, who added craft to power to deny the Indian his third title of the season.
Updated on Nov 24, 2018 09:25 PM IST
Pune |Press Trust of India
Roger Federer advanced to the last four of the ATP Finals for a record-extending 15th time with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Kevin Anderson on Thursday.
Updated on Nov 16, 2018 09:09 AM IST
London |Associated Press
The scrap is now on for second place with Zverev targeting a win over Isner on Friday to reach the semi-finals for the first time after falling in the group phase last year.
Updated on Nov 15, 2018 10:48 AM IST
Five-times champion Djokovic leads the Gustavo Kuerten group with two wins and is yet to drop a set.
Updated on Nov 14, 2018 11:18 PM IST
Ramkumar battled hard but it was not enough to stop Laslo Djere from winning his first Davis Cup match. The Indian lost 6-3 4-6 6-7(2) 2-6 after intense three hour and 11 minutes on the indoor clay courts at Kraljevo Sports Venue.
Updated on Sep 15, 2018 08:43 AM IST
Novak Djokovic ended John Millman’s fairytale US Open run on Wednesday, beating the 55th-ranked Australian in straight sets to book a semi-final clash with Kei Nishikori.
Updated on Sep 06, 2018 09:57 AM IST
New York |Associated Press
Madison Keys is into her third semi-final in the past five Grand Slam tournaments, including two in a row at the US Open.
Updated on Sep 06, 2018 08:22 AM IST
New York |Associated Press
Novak Djokovic finally mastered the one tournament that’s eluded him, beating nemesis Roger Federer 6-4, 6-4 for his first Cincinnati Masters title.
Updated on Aug 20, 2018 08:14 AM IST
Cincinnati |Agence France-Presse
Peter Gojowczyk did little wrong against Roger Federer in Cincinnati on Tuesday, but the German was no match for the seven-time winner.
Updated on Aug 15, 2018 09:37 AM IST
Petra Martic had no answer to top seed Anastasija Sevastova in the Bucharest Open final on Sunday.
Updated on Jul 22, 2018 10:48 PM IST
Omnisport, Bucharest |Omnisport
Novak Djokovic’s wait for a grand slam semi-final is over as he prepares for a last-four clash at Wimbledon after beating Kei Nishikori.
Updated on Jul 11, 2018 08:49 PM IST
Novak Djokovic reached the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the 10th time with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 win over Russia’s Karen Khachanov.
Updated on Jul 10, 2018 12:31 PM IST
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal closed in on a dream Wimbledon final as the sport’s two greatest players swept into the last-eight on Monday.
Updated on Jul 09, 2018 11:45 PM IST
Roger Federer beat Jan-Lennard Struff in straight sets, while Karolina Pliskova came back from a set down to beat Mihaela Buzarnescu to enter the fourth round of Wimbledon
Updated on Jul 07, 2018 02:05 PM IST
Kristina Mladenovic put up a good fight, but Serena Williams’ class ultimately shone through at Wimbledon as she made it into round four.
Updated on Jul 07, 2018 02:06 PM IST
Only three sets were required for Novak Djokovic to race past Tennys Sandgren in pursuit of a fourth Wimbledon title.
Updated on Jul 04, 2018 12:10 PM IST
Novak Djokovic won the last of his 12 Grand Slam trophies at the 2016 French Open and has battled motivation and injury issues, but looks confident ahead of Wimbledon.
Updated on Jun 22, 2018 02:17 AM IST
Associated Press, London |Associated Press
Rafael Nadal will take on Dominic Thiem in French Open final. The Spaniard, chasing his 11th title at Roland Garros, has never lost in the final of the clay-court major.
Updated on Jun 08, 2018 10:40 PM IST
Agence France-Presse, Paris |Agence France-Presse
A last-four clash with Marco Cecchinato was not as easy as some may have expected, but Dominic Thiem finally reached a major final in Paris.
Updated on Jun 08, 2018 10:54 PM IST
Simona Halep, who will also keep hold of the world number one ranking as a result of the victory, made a flying start and was 5-0 in quick time as Garbine Muguruza made some wild errors.
Updated on Jun 07, 2018 10:26 PM IST
Reuters, Paris |Reuters
Angelique Kerber pushed Simona Halep all the way at Roland Garros, but the world number one remains on course for a first grand slam title.
Updated on Jun 06, 2018 11:20 PM IST
Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic in straight sets to enter the Italian Open tennis final in Rome on Saturday.
Updated on May 19, 2018 11:25 PM IST
Reuters, Rome |Reuters
Kiki Bertens beat seventh-seeded Caroline Garcia 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the Madrid Open final on Friday.
Updated on May 11, 2018 11:20 PM IST
Omnisport | HT Correspondent