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Country needs more quality singles players: Vijay Amritraj

India recently lost to Serbia in the Davis World Group Play-off tie 0-4 and Amritraj felt the country was lacking in the number of quality singles players.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Drona, Arjuna awards for Telangana, Andhra Pradesh sportsmen

 It has been decades since veteran table tennis coach A Srinivasa Rao began his journey as coach.

published on : 21st September 2018

Croatia beat US to set up Davis Cup final with France 

Coric defeated Davis Cup debutant Frances Tiafoe 6-7 (0/7), 6-1, 6-7 (11/13), 6-1, 6-3 to end a thrilling fightback by the Americans over the weekend.

published on : 16th September 2018

Male tennis players punished more than women: The New York Times report

Men were fined 344 times compared to 140 for audible obscenity and 287 to 67 for unsportsmanlike conduct.

published on : 16th September 2018

Hsieh Su-Wei beats qualifier Amanda Anisimova to win Japan Open tennis title

Hsieh Su-Wei had too much experience on the big points as she dashed her teenage opponent's hopes of claiming a maiden WTA title in Hiroshima.

published on : 16th September 2018

Marin Cilic tops Frances Tiafoe as Croatia moves closer to third Davis Cup final

Earlier in the day, Borna Coric defeated Steve Johnson 6-4, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 to give Croatia a 1-0 lead.

published on : 15th September 2018

Davis Cup: Ramkumar Ramanathan, Prajnesh Gunneswaran suffer defeats as Serbia lead India 2-0

For the tie to stay alive, Rohan Bopanna and N Sriram Balaji must defeat Nikola Milojevic and Danilo Petrovic in the doubles rubber on Saturday.

published on : 15th September 2018

Grand Slams to keep 32 seeds in 2019

Having indicated last year that the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open would only have 16 seeds from 2019.

published on : 14th September 2018

Infosys inks three year deal with Australian Open as digital innovation partner

Australian Open aims to innovate ints technology and engage new audience across the world by joinuing hands with Infosys.

published on : 10th September 2018

Revisiting four Grand Slams, four events in 'sexism' rows

Serena Williams's claims of sexism during her spectacular US Open final meltdown follows similar controversies at the season's three other Grand Slams.

published on : 10th September 2018

Novak Djokovic wins third US Open, equals Pete Sampras on 14 Grand Slams

Novak Djokovic clinched his third US Open title on Sunday with a 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 triumph over Juan Martin del Potro, taking him level with Pete Sampras's mark of 14 Grand Slams.

published on : 10th September 2018

Vijayawada: Players rue lack of facilities at stadium

The organisers, Andhra Pradesh Table Tennis Association (APTTA), have had a challenging time as they have been conducting the tournament from 8.30 am daily into the wee hours.

published on : 10th September 2018

US Open: Another Grand Slam, another flop for Alexander Zverev

his latest failure came on Saturday when he lost 6-7 (1/7), 6-4, 6-1, 6-3 to German compatriot Philipp Kohlschreiber -- 13 years his senior -- in the US Open third round.

published on : 2nd September 2018

Maria Sharapova lights up US Open again with win over Jelena Ostapenko

Sharapova is now undefeated in 22 night matches at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

published on : 2nd September 2018

US Open: Roger Federer out-maneuvers Nick Kyrgios as Angelique Kerber, Alexander Zverev fall

Djokovic, winner of US Open titles in 2011 and 2015, extended his dominance over Richard Gasquet with a 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 victory in front of a rowdy night crowd on Ashe.

published on : 2nd September 2018
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