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Romanian Simona Halep leads WTA rankings

There were no changes in this week's top 10, as Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki held the third position, followed by Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic.

published on : 20th November 2017

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies of cancer at 49

Novotna, who won the Wimbledon title in 1998 when she defeated France's Nathalie Tauziat in the final, died on Sunday in her native Czech Republic surrounded by her family.

published on : 20th November 2017

All India postal Table Tennis tourney begins

The 33rd All India Postal Table Tennis tournament began on a grand note at the DRRMC indoor stadium here on Monday.

published on : 14th November 2017

Aryna Sabalenka edges struggling Sloane Stephens to level Fed Cup final

The 19-year-old Sabalenka, ranked 78th in the world, had never faced Stephens, the world number 13.

published on : 11th November 2017

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal urge caution over rule changes

Federer and Nadal said they welcome innovation in tennis but warned the game's administrators not to tamper too much with the current format.

published on : 11th November 2017

Rafael Nadal can't guarantee fitness for ATP Finals

Nadal pulled out of the Paris Masters last week with a knee problem, sparking fears that he would miss the season-ending finale in London. 

published on : 10th November 2017

Top US man Jack Sock's tennis season ends on high in London

The 25-year-old American turned things around at the end of the season, so much so that he ended up earning a debut appearance at the ATP Finals.

published on : 9th November 2017

Tennis organizers in Italy apologize for draw ceremony with models

Female models provocatively revealed the letters A or B when they were picked by the male tennis players. One model pulled up her dress to reveal an A on her thigh.

published on : 7th November 2017

City set to host the first Table Tennis Super League

This month, Chennai will be hosting the first edition of Table Tennis Super League-Tamilnadu, organised by Indusports, under the auspices of TN Table Tennis Association and 11Sports.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Novak Djokovic absent from top 10 after a decade

Djokovic is expected to make his return at the exhibition World Tennis Championship at Abu Dhabi in December.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Troubled Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic offered wellbeing support

Once mooted as a rising star, his ranking has plunged to 145 in the world during a forgettable season in which he admitted he was "bored" and not always giving 100 percent.

published on : 1st November 2017

Rafael Nadal targets number one spot by end of 2017, Lucas Pouille in Top 20

Pouille was the biggest mover in the latest rankings released Monday with the Frenchman up seven places into 18th after his 6-1, 6-4 defeat of compatriot Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in Sunday's final.

published on : 30th October 2017

Caroline Garcia bounces back in WTA Finals

French tennis player Caroline Garcia rallied from being one set down to finally prevail over Danish Caroline Wozniacki in their last group stage match at the Women's Tennis Association finals.

published on : 27th October 2017

Sam Groth to retire from tennis after next year’s Australian Open

Australian tennis player Sam Groth has announced that he would bid adieu to his career after the next year’s first major of the season at the Melbourne Park in January.

published on : 24th October 2017

Eyes on the line

In a career spanning more than three decades, Etheridge has officiated in tennis, badminton and football, also has some experience in athletics and ice hockey.

published on : 21st October 2017
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