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Bianca Andreescu (CAN) waves to the crowd after defeating Elina Svitolina (not pictured).(USA TODAY Sports)

Bianca Andreescu continues fairytale run to reach Indian Wells final

Indian Wells | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2019 01:32 PM IST
Bianca Andreescu continued her magical run by overcoming sixth seeded Svitolina to set up a final with three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber who beat Belinda Bencic 6-4 6-2.
Angelique Kerber (GER) reacts at match point as she defeats Belinda Bencic (not pictured).(USA TODAY Sports)
Angelique Kerber (GER) reacts at match point as she defeats Belinda Bencic (not pictured).(USA TODAY Sports)

Angelique Kerber stops red-hot Belinda Bencic to reach Indian Wells final

Indian Wells | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2019 12:10 PM IST
Kerber, ranked eighth in the world, won the last three games to see off Bencic, who was coming off her first WTA title in four years at Dubai.
File image of Dominic Thiem.(AFP)
File image of Dominic Thiem.(AFP)

Thiem into Indian Wells semi-finals as injured Monfils withdraws

Indian Wells | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2019 12:28 PM IST
France’s Monfils, ranked 19th in the world, pulled out shortly before his scheduled quarter-final against Thiem with a left Achilles tendon trouble.
Angelique Kerber in action against Venus Williams during their quarterfinal match at the Indian Wells.(Reuters)
Angelique Kerber in action against Venus Williams during their quarterfinal match at the Indian Wells.(Reuters)

Indian Wells Masters: Angelique Kerber, Belinda Bencic power into semis

Reuters | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON MAR 15, 2019 11:58 AM IST
A slew of errors came at the worst possible time for Venus Williams on Thursday as she blew a first set tiebreak before losing 7-6(3) 6-3 to Angelique Kerber in the BNP Paribas Open quarter-finals in Indian Wells
Novak Djokovic plays a forehand against Philipp Kohlschreiber during their third round match at the Indian Wells.(AFP)
Novak Djokovic plays a forehand against Philipp Kohlschreiber during their third round match at the Indian Wells.(AFP)

Novak Djokovic keen to turn the page after Indian Wells exit

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2019 03:50 PM IST
World number one Novak Djokovic struggled to find an explanation for his shock third round defeat by German Philipp Kohlschreiber at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday, saying he wanted to quickly ‘turn the next page’
Naomi Osaka (JPN) reacts as to winning a point as she defeated Danielle Collins (not pictured) in her third round match in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden(USA TODAY Sports)
Naomi Osaka (JPN) reacts as to winning a point as she defeated Danielle Collins (not pictured) in her third round match in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden(USA TODAY Sports)

Osaka powers past Collins into Indian Wells 4th round

Indian Wells | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2019 09:09 AM IST
Japan’s Osaka, who moved to the top of the world rankings with her Australian Open title in January, took an hour and 22 minutes to get past Australian Open semi-finalist Collins.
Simona Halep of Romania plays a forehand against Kateryna Kozlova of Ukraine.(AFP)
Simona Halep of Romania plays a forehand against Kateryna Kozlova of Ukraine.(AFP)

Simona Halep claims tough win, Serena Williams retires ill at Indian Wells

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 11, 2019 04:37 PM IST
Simona Halep put away the 114th ranked Kozlova with eight consecutive points in the second set, a backhand winner proving the decider just as it had in the first set.
File image of Serena Williams.(Reuters)
File image of Serena Williams.(Reuters)

Serena Williams retires ill at Indian Wells

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 11, 2019 10:02 AM IST
Serena Williams had taken a 3-0 lead in the first set before losing the next seven games. She walked to the chair after the first game of the second set and sat down, breathing heavily. After a discussion with supervisor Donna Kelso the American retired.
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran.(PTI)
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran.(PTI)

Prajnesh stuns Basilashvili at Indian Wells

Indian Wells | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2019 02:15 PM IST
Playing his maiden singles main draw at this level, the Indian left-hander secured a hard-fought 6-4 6(6)-7 7-6(4) victory over the Georgian in two hours 32 minutes.
File image of Venus Williams.(AFP)
File image of Venus Williams.(AFP)

Venus fights past frustrated Kvitova, Osaka takes Indian Wells stage

Indian Wells | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAR 10, 2019 09:28 AM IST
Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams rallied from a set and two breaks down to topple third-seeded Petra Kvitova 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 on Saturday to reach the third round at Indian Wells.
File image of Serena Williams.(AFP)
File image of Serena Williams.(AFP)

Serena Williams downs Victoria Azarenka to reach Indian Wells second round

Indian Wells | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2019 10:20 AM IST
Serena Williams, seeded 10th in her first tournament since a quarter-final exit at the Australian Open, needed two hours and seven minutes to get past her long-time rival.
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran(AFP)
File image of Prajnesh Gunneswaran(AFP)

India’s Prajnesh shocks Paire at Indian Wells

Indian Wells | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 01:51 PM IST
Playing his maiden singles main draw at this level, the Indian left-hander Prajnesh Gunneswaran shocked the fancied French player 7-6 (5) 6-4 in one hour and 29 minutes.
File image of Australia’s Nick Kyrgios.(REUTERS)
File image of Australia’s Nick Kyrgios.(REUTERS)

Rafael Nadal wants Nick Kyrgios to set better example for ‘new generation’

Indian Wells | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2019 10:09 AM IST
Kyrgios survived three match points to beat top-seeded Nadal in three sets to reach the quarter-finals in Acapulco, where he went on to win his first ATP title in more than a year.
File image of Japan's Naomi Osaka.(REUTERS)
File image of Japan's Naomi Osaka.(REUTERS)

Top-ranked Naomi Osaka adds US coach Jenkins to team

Los Angeles | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2019 11:20 AM IST
An article on the WTA website said Jenkins would fill the role of head coach in the wake of Osaka’s shock split with coach Sascha Bajin just 17 days after she won a second straight Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.
File image of Maria Sharapova.(AP)
File image of Maria Sharapova.(AP)

Injured Maria Sharapova pulls out of Indian Wells

Los Angeles | By AFP
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2019 10:47 AM IST
Maria Sharapova has been struggling with a right shoulder problem which forced her withdrawal from the Saint Petersburg tournament last month.
US Open champion Naomi Osaka of Japan (left) with Serena Williams.(AFP)
US Open champion Naomi Osaka of Japan (left) with Serena Williams.(AFP)

Naomi Osaka blames US Open tears on ‘notorious’ nerves

Tokyo | By PTI
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2018 01:37 PM IST
The 20-year-old melted hearts when she burst into sobs as boos rang out following her emphatic 6-2, 6-4 thrashing of Williams in a controversial New York final a little over a week ago.
Alexander Zverev, of Germany, poses with the trophy after he defeated Alex de Minaur, of Australia, in the men's finals in the Citi Open tennis tournament.(AP)
Alexander Zverev, of Germany, poses with the trophy after he defeated Alex de Minaur, of Australia, in the men's finals in the Citi Open tennis tournament.(AP)

Alexander Zverev beats Alex De Minaur to defend Washington Open crown

Agence France-Presse, Washington | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2018 09:31 AM IST
While Alexander Zverev stands atop a generation of rising young stars, he still puts Roger Federer, 36, and Rafael Nadal, 32, on the highest of pedestals.
Alexander Zverev, of Germany, waves to the crowd after he defeated Kei Nishikori, of Japan, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 during the Citi Open tennis tournament.(AP)
Alexander Zverev, of Germany, waves to the crowd after he defeated Kei Nishikori, of Japan, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 during the Citi Open tennis tournament.(AP)

Alexander Zverev beats Kei Nishikori to reach semis, Andy Murray withdraws from Washington open

Agence France-Presse, Washington | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2018 12:13 PM IST
Alexander Zverev booked a semi-final against 10th-seeded Greek 19-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas, who eliminated Belgian third seed David Goffin 6-3, 6-4 in just 74 minutes.
Serena Williams, who gave birth last September and lost in the Wimbledon final 10 days ago, has not competed in Montreal since her run to the semi-finals in 2014.(USA TODAY Sports)
Serena Williams, who gave birth last September and lost in the Wimbledon final 10 days ago, has not competed in Montreal since her run to the semi-finals in 2014.(USA TODAY Sports)

Serena Williams to compete as wild card in Rogers Cup

Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2018 12:18 PM IST
Serena Williams, who gave birth last September and lost in the Wimbledon final 10 days ago, has not competed in Montreal since her run to the semi-finals in 2014.
Croatia's Borna Coric (R) and Switzerland's Roger Federer (L) pose with the trophies during the winners ceremony at the Gerry Weber Open ATP tennis tournament in Halle, Germany, on Sunday.(AP)
Croatia's Borna Coric (R) and Switzerland's Roger Federer (L) pose with the trophies during the winners ceremony at the Gerry Weber Open ATP tennis tournament in Halle, Germany, on Sunday.(AP)

Roger Federer loses world No.1 spot after Borna Coric defeat at Halle

Agence France-Presse, Halle | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2018 11:23 PM IST
Roger Federer lost the No.1 spot in ATP rankings to Rafael Nadal and missed a chance to earn a record 10th title at the German venue.
Russia's Maria Sharapova in action during her second round match against Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu.(Reuters)
Russia's Maria Sharapova in action during her second round match against Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu.(Reuters)

Maria Sharapova into Madrid Open last 16 with impressive win over Irina-Camelia Begu

Agence France-Presse, Madrid | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2018 08:53 PM IST
Maria Sharapova arrived in Spain on the back of four consecutive defeats but two wins, the latest a 7-5, 6-1 victory over Irina-Camelia Begu, has sent the 31-year-old into the last 16.
Serena Williams opted out of the Madrid Open citing the need to spend more time training.(AFP)
Serena Williams opted out of the Madrid Open citing the need to spend more time training.(AFP)

Serena Williams pulls out of Madrid Open tennis tournament

Omnisport | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2018 03:29 PM IST
Serena Williams was set to compete in the Madrid Open tennis tournament, an event she has won twice, only for her withdrawal to be confirmed on Thursday.
Serena Williams attends the HBO New York Premiere of 'Being Serena' at Time Warner Center in New York City.(AFP)
Serena Williams attends the HBO New York Premiere of 'Being Serena' at Time Warner Center in New York City.(AFP)

Serena Williams’ strength and fears unveiled in new documentary

Agence France-Presse, New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2018 10:15 AM IST
In the five-part documentary, titled ‘Being Serena’ , for HBO, Serena Williams recounts her victory in last year’s Australian Open, complications surrounding the birth of her eight-month-old daughter Olympia and her wedding to Alexis Ohanian.
Yuki Bhambri is the highest ranked Indian tennis player at No.83.(AFP)
Yuki Bhambri is the highest ranked Indian tennis player at No.83.(AFP)

Indian tennis player Yuki Bhambri back in top 100 after more than 2 years

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2018 03:42 PM IST
Tennis player Yuki Bhambri’s current position at No.83 is the best rank an Indian has achieved in ATP singles chart since Somdev Devvarman touched a career-high 62 in July 2011.
Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina hits a forehand against Filip Krajinovic of Serbia during their Miami Open encounter.(USA TODAY Sports)
Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina hits a forehand against Filip Krajinovic of Serbia during their Miami Open encounter.(USA TODAY Sports)

Juan Martin Del Potro advances, Marin Cilic ousted by John Isner at Miami Open tennis

Agence France-Presse, Miami | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2018 09:45 AM IST
Juan Martin Del Potro and Milos Ranic powered into the next round while John Isner upset second-seeded Marin Cilic in the Miami Open tennis tournament on Tuesday.
Sloane Stephens plays a backhand against Angelique Kerber during their Miami Open encounter on Tuesday.(AFP)
Sloane Stephens plays a backhand against Angelique Kerber during their Miami Open encounter on Tuesday.(AFP)

Sloane Stephens beats Angelique Kerber to reach Miami Open tennis semifinals

Agence France-Presse, Miami | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2018 09:46 AM IST
Sloane Stephens continued her resurgence by reaching the semi-finals of the Miami Open with a straight-sets drubbing of Angelique Kerber. She will face Victoria Azarenka next.
Roger Federer hits a backhand during his semi-final victory over Borna Coric during the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday.(AFP)
Roger Federer hits a backhand during his semi-final victory over Borna Coric during the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Saturday.(AFP)

Roger Federer survives scare, to face Juan Martin Del Potro in Indian Wells final

Agence France-Presse, Indian Wells | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2018 11:10 AM IST
Roger Federer survived a stern test from world number 49 Borna Coric in Indian Wells semi-final but managed to hold on for a 17-0 record this year, surpassing his prior career-best calendar year start in 2006 when he opened with 16 wins
Daria Kasatkina, of Russia, reacts after defeating Venus Williams, of the United States, 4-6, 6-4. 7-5 during the semifinals at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament on March 16, 2018, in Indian Wells, California.(AP)
Daria Kasatkina, of Russia, reacts after defeating Venus Williams, of the United States, 4-6, 6-4. 7-5 during the semifinals at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament on March 16, 2018, in Indian Wells, California.(AP)

Daria Kasatkina upsets Venus Williams, to play Naomi Osaka in Indian Wells final

Associated Press, California | By Beth Harris
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2018 12:05 PM IST
Daria Kasatkina won a marathon 4-6 6-4 7-5 battle against Venus Williams at the BNP Paribas Open on Friday to advance to her first final at Indian Wells. Naomi Osaka stunned top seed Simona Halep.
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