But for nearly an hour and a half before that and on the grandest stage of her young life, the 19-year-old from Poland couldn’t put a foot wrong even if she tried.
Updated on Oct 10, 2020 11:33 PM IST
Wawrinka, a former world number three who has never returned to his best since knee surgery in 2017, said he was happy to be in the second week of a Slam once again.
Updated on Jan 25, 2020 05:31 PM IST
Melbourne |Agence France-Presse
Australian Open: Tennis player asks ball-girl to peel banana for him, gets scolded by umpire - WATCH
Australian Open 2020: The tennis player signalled the young ball kid to peel the banana for him, which did not go down well with the umpire John Blom.
Updated on Jan 21, 2020 08:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
In what turned out to be a one-sided final, the Indian duo was outclassed 18-21, 16-21 in just 35 minutes by the top seeds from Indonesia on Sunday.
Updated on Oct 28, 2019 09:43 AM IST
Paris |Indo Asian News Service
While Srikanth fought hard for 55 minutes against second seed Chou Tien Chen of Chinese Taipei before losing 15-21 21-7 21-14, Kashyap was no match for Hong Kong’s Ng Ka Long Angus, losing 11-21 9-21.
Updated on Oct 23, 2019 07:06 PM IST
Paris |Press Trust of India
Eighth seed Barty got off to a strong start and never looked back, winning 6-1, 6-3 after only 70 minutes to claim her maiden Grand Slam title.
Updated on Jun 08, 2019 09:49 PM IST
Top seed and world number one Djokovic won 7-5, 6-2, 6-2 and will face Austrian fourth seed Dominic Thiem in what will be his 35th Grand Slam semi-final.
Updated on Jun 06, 2019 09:04 PM IST
Defending champion Nadal is chasing a 12th title on the crushed red brick of Paris where he has lost just twice in 93 matches.
Updated on Jun 06, 2019 04:54 PM IST
Dominic Thiem will next face either Russian Karen Khachanov or Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro for a place in the last four, where he could meet Serbian Djokovic.
Updated on Jun 03, 2019 11:54 PM IST
Djokovic has never lost a Grand Slam match to a player ranked as low as Caruso, and never looked like doing so as he breezed to two match points, needing just one of those to put Caruso, the world number 147, out of his misery.
Updated on Jun 02, 2019 01:20 PM IST
Alexander Zverev threw away a two-set lead against the 30th seed on Court Simonne Mathieu before setting up a meeting with Fabio Fognini.
Updated on Jun 01, 2019 07:10 PM IST
The sixth seed led by two sets overnight, with the match suspended at 5-5 in the third due to darkness at 9:52 p.m. local time, and saw Serbia’s Krajinovic launch a comeback.
Updated on Jun 01, 2019 06:15 PM IST
Aditi was one-over 143 and placed Tied-33rd as there were still many players yet to complete the round.
Published on Jun 01, 2019 02:18 PM IST
The 10th seed, chasing a first major since the 2017 Australian Open, survived a first-set fright in her opening match, but there was no hiccup this time.
Updated on May 31, 2019 12:10 AM IST
The 17-time Grand Slam champion was in dominant form for the majority of the match and will play Belgian 27th seed David Goffin for a place in the second week.
Updated on May 29, 2019 06:40 PM IST
Djokovic -- winner at the Madrid Open last weekend -- has had to battle through his last two matches in Rome.
Updated on May 19, 2019 09:06 AM IST
The 32-year-old, who has won five Grand Slam titles, has not played since the end of January and underwent shoulder surgery at the end of February.
Updated on May 16, 2019 08:51 AM IST
Roland Garros remains the Grand Slam event with the least prize money on offer for the winners, some way short of the $3.8 million claimed by last year’s US Open champions.
Updated on Mar 21, 2019 06:28 PM IST
Federer is taking part in the first slam of the year, the Australian Open, where he has already sealed a place in the last 16 of the competition.
Updated on Jan 19, 2019 02:06 PM IST
The 27-year-old Bulgarian won 7-6 (7/5), 6-4, 6-4 in just over two hours under the roof at Melbourne Arena to stay on course for a potential quarter-final against second seed Rafael Nadal.
Published on Jan 18, 2019 02:00 PM IST
Agence France-Presse |AFP
PV Sindhu, seeded third, disposed off unseeded Beiwen Zhang 21-17 21-8 in just 34 minutes to avenge her loss at the hands of the same opponent in the opening round of the Denmark Open, last week.
Updated on Oct 23, 2018 11:40 PM IST
The fast-rising 20-year-old from Bengaluru has decided to play at the Buick LPGA, a co-sanctioned event by the China Golf Association, the LPGA and the CLPGA, which will be held on the same dates in Shanghai, China.
Updated on Sep 26, 2018 07:08 PM IST
New Delhi |PTI
Aditi Ashok bogeyed the first three holes and was in danger of going down further and missing the cut, which ultimately fell at 2-over.
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 10:06 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Gullane |Press Trust of India
Eighth seed Sourabh Verma, who qualified for the Asian games after recovering from injuries, defeated Israel’s third seed Misha Zilberman 21-14, 21-16 in 36 minutes.
Updated on Jul 27, 2018 06:34 PM IST
Press Trust of India, Vladivostok |Press Trust of India
Carnoustie crowned a new major champion on Sunday as Francesco Molinari secured The Open title.
Updated on Jul 22, 2018 11:57 PM IST
Omnisport, Carnoustie (Scotland) |Omnisport
Shubhankar Sharma made three birdies and three bogeys on a day when conditions were most ideal to post a low score.
Updated on Jul 21, 2018 11:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Carnoustie (Scotland) |Joy Chakravarty
Tiger Woods may not have won after his back surgery, but this could be the week when he changes all that.
Updated on Jul 18, 2018 01:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Joy Chakravarty
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
Sloane Stephens, who had never gone past the fourth round in Paris, will take on twice French Open runner-up and world number one Simona Halep of Romania in Saturday’s final.
Updated on Jun 07, 2018 11:04 PM IST
Reuters, Paris |Reuters
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