AP | , Montreal
PUBLISHED ON AUG 16, 2021 07:36 AM IST
- National Bank Open: Camila Giorgi, who was unseeded and came in ranked 71st, used a strong service game to best the sixth-ranked and fourth-seeded Pliskova, winning 71% of her first-serve points and finishing with seven aces.
LONDON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2020 10:20 PM IST
The 22-year-old’s move prompted the WTA Tour and ATP Tour to pause the tournament for a day as a show of support.
PALERMO, Sicily | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2020 09:36 PM IST
While noting that the player is asymptomatic, the WTA Tour said in a statement that she will remain in isolation “until cleared by a physician per the established protocols.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 26, 2020 03:12 PM IST
Stosur recently announced this month that her partner Liz Astling gave birth to daughter Evie in June.
Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 08:58 AM IST
With the tennis season suspended until at least July 13, some “800 ATP/WTA singles and doubles players” are in need of financial support, the statement continued, with eligibility for the fund determined by a player’s ranking and previous prize money earnings.
New York | By AFP
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 11:17 PM IST
Federer’s statement drew enthusiastic support, with Nadal and trailblazing women’s tennis legend Billie Jean King among those aligning with the Swiss ace.
London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2020 05:47 PM IST
The new French Open dates mean the tournament would start just one week after the US Open, if that event remained in its original slot. Organisers of the Grand Slam in New York acknowledged it might need to be moved but said they would not go it alone in a scarcely veiled dig at French chiefs.
Paris | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 07:10 PM IST
Belgium’s former world number one Kim Clijsters announced on Thursday her return to competitive tennis in 2020, seven years after retiring.
Pune | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2018 08:35 PM IST
Ankita Rana and Karman Kaur Thandi clinched the title when Russia’s Olga Doroshina and Natela Dzalamidze opted out of edge-of-seat contest due to latter’s injury.
Omnisport, Los Angeles | By Omnisport
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2018 10:54 AM IST
Heather Watson could not halt the march of veteran two-time winner Venus Williams at the WTA Tour’s Silicon Valley Classic.
Omnisport | By Omnisport
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 08:46 PM IST
Serena Williams has been forced to pull out of the French Open through injury.
Agencies | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 11:22 PM IST
Serena Williams will open her campaign at the clay-court Grand Slam - French Open - against 70th-ranked Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic.