tennis

Wimbledon's Russia ban prompts tours to cut ranking points 

In a technical sense, this renders the event an exhibition, because there are no ranking points at stake.

published on : 21st May 2022

Smashing odds and rising above

Rethin wants to do well for India in the junior Davis Cup and has plans to train in Europe for the European circuit to achieve but first, he has to finish his class 10.

published on : 10th May 2022

Djokovic playing his "best'' tennis ahead of French Open

The top-ranked Djokovic is yet to win a trophy this season while trying to regain his best form after not being allowed to play in the Australian Open because he was not vaccinated for COVID-19.

published on : 8th May 2022

Hansini Mathan Rajan wins U-13 girls title in Austria 

The tournament was held from May 1-3. She won the U-13 championship defeating Romania's Andreea Baisu in a thrilling final.

published on : 5th May 2022

Murray withdraws before match against Djokovic in Madrid 

The announcement came not long before Murray was scheduled to take the court against the top-ranked Djokovic in the third round.

published on : 5th May 2022

Promising table tennis player Vishwa Deenadayalan dies in road accident at 18

According to a release issued by the Table Tennis Federation of India, the driver died on the spot, while Deenadayalan was declared brought dead by the doctors of Nongpoh Civil Hospital.

published on : 17th April 2022

Ashleigh Barty's​ retirement may have inadvertently cost Tennis Australia millions: Report

Barty had the tennis world and her legion of fans in a state of shock last month after the Australian announced her retirement one month shy of her 26th birthday.

published on : 16th April 2022

ITF prepones Davis Cup tie in September to avoid clash with Asian Games: AITA 

The Indian Davis Cup team was recently drawn to meet Norway in an away contest, which was to be held either on September 16-17 or 17-18.

published on : 4th April 2022

Iga Swiatek will be new world number one after beating Naomi Osaka in Miami final 

Swiatek will replace the now-retired Ashleigh Barty at number one in the women's rankings when the points are updated on Monday.

published on : 3rd April 2022

Djokovic stays No.1 as Medvedev falls to Hurkacz at Miami

Medvedev dropped to second with a third-round loss to Gael Monfils at Indian Wells last week, but would have taken back the top spot from Serbia's Novak Djokovic had he defeated Hurkacz.

published on : 1st April 2022

Para-athlete seeks govt support to ‘paddle’ through sea of dreams

S Fathima Beevi is just one step away from representing the State at the National Para Sports Table Tennis Championship But the road to the national arena is not at all smooth for her.

published on : 29th March 2022

'Wait and see': Ashleigh Barty hesitates to speak on future plans after shock retirement

Barty spoke publicly for the first time on Thursday since her announcement but repeatedly deflected questions on her future plans.

published on : 24th March 2022

Delhi boy Siddharth Rawat juggling between tennis tournaments and IAS preparation

Rawat is currently preparing for the IAS preliminary exam in June. It will be his second attempt. Travelling for tournaments makes it difficult for him to keep his focus on his preparations.

published on : 21st March 2022

All Grand Slams to use 10-point tiebreaker in final set

All four Grand Slam tennis tournaments will now use a 10-point tiebreaker when matches reach 6-6 in the final set.

published on : 16th March 2022

Wimbledon, British government in talks about Russian players 

The All England Club confirmed that discussions were ongoing with both UK government and tennis governing bodies.

published on : 16th March 2022
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