tennis
img

IN PHOTOS | Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus wins 1st Grand Slam title at Australian Open

Aryna Sabalenka on Saturday came from a set down to beat Elena Rybakina in the final of the Australian Open women's singles event at the Rod Laver Arena. Her 2023 Australian Open championship was all about persistence. Check out some pictures of the 24-year-old's victory against Elena Rybakina in the women's singles final at Melbourne.

published on : 29th January 2023
img

IN PHOTOS | A tearful farewell: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal weep after playing last match together

Tennis icon Roger Federer ended his illustrious career on September 24 with a doubles match in the Laver Cup in which he paired up with his great rival Rafael Nadal. Check out poignant moments from his emotional farewell.

published on : 25th September 2022
img

IN PHOTOS | Farewell to Roger Federer: Take a look at key achievements in the tennis icon's career

Roger Federer on Thursday announced his retirement from tennis after a career which saw him win 20 Grand Slams, 103 career titles and be crowned one of the greatest players of all time.

published on : 16th September 2022
img

Coronavirus impact: Pandemic might change international sporting habits as we know it!

These long-standing habits at the international level of sporting events could change forever once tournaments and events resume after the pandemic.

published on : 6th April 2020
img

Roger Federer to Rafael Nadal: Motivational quotes by tennis stars that will help you through tough times

Many consider ATP stars with the likes of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal as inspiration. Here are some motivational quotes by tennis stars about life and struggles that will help you fight through tough times.

published on : 31st March 2020
img

Maria Sharapova retirement: Reliving the tennis star's life and career through her own words | Soviet Union, Chernobyl, Serena Williams, WADA and more...

Russian superstar Maria Sharapova was once the most sought-after female athlete on the planet. She beat Serena Williams to lift her first Grand Slam title when she "was just a bony teenager" and went on to complete a career Grand Slam many years later. Injuries held her back, but Maria bravely fought her way back to the top before receiving a WADA ban which she claims not to be her fault. Her father took her to Florida at the tender age of seven as the Soviet Union was no place for a sprouting tennis star. Here are some brief highlights from her illustrious career through her own words, as described in her autobiography "Unstoppable: My Life So Far."

published on : 27th February 2020
img

GOAT to Puppies: This fan-compilation of Fedal bromance will leave you in tears! | Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer

To rule tennis, it takes calls for terrific power and brutal stamina. Both Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have proved it many times that they possess what it takes to humble the game. The legends share 39 Grand Slams among them and their rivalry is among the most celebrated ones in the world of sports and entertainment. However,  noth only Rafa and Federer respect each other but maintains a warm relationship outside the court. Here is a cute tribute to their friendship, combined and shared on Twitter by a fan called Grandi Raga.

published on : 22nd October 2019
img

Roger Federer to Rafael Nadal: Active tennis players to reach 'career 500 match wins club'

During the ongoing VTB Kremlin Cup, Marin Cilic registered his 500th tour-level win when he defeated Ivo Karlovic in the first round. Here is a look at the 10 active tennis stars who have clinched more than 500 wins at the ATP tour-level. (As of 17 October 2019)

published on : 19th October 2019
img

Bianca Andreescu: How well do you know 19-year-old US Open champion who defeated Serena Williams

Bianca Andreescu defeated Serena Williams in the final of the 2019 US Open, becoming the first Canadian to win a Grand Slam singles title.

published on : 8th September 2019
img

John Isner stuns Alexander Zverev to lift Miami Open

John Isner finally put an end to his ATP Masters final agony, winning the Miami Open for the first time by beating Germany's Alexander Zverev 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 6-4.

published on : 2nd April 2018
img

Alexander Zverev rolls into Miami Open final with win over Pablo Carreno Busta

The 20-year-old Alexander Zverev will be seeking his seventh career ATP title and first of the season when he faces John Isner in the final.

published on : 31st March 2018
img

John Isner ends Juan Martin Del Potro's 15-match winning streak to reach Miami Open final

John Isner produced a blistering Miami Open semi-final display against crowd favourite Juan Martin Del Potro to win 6-1, 7-6 (7/2) and snap the former US Open champion's 15-match winning streak.

published on : 31st March 2018
img

Alexander Zverev reaches Miami Open semis with win over Borna Coric

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev beat Borna Coric 6-4, 6-4 in the quarters of Miami Open to set up a clash with Pablo Carreno Busta for a place in final.

published on : 30th March 2018
img

Pablo Carreno Busta edges past Kevin Anderson in Miami Open quarters

Kevin Anderson's quarter-final jinx struck again as Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta sent the sixth-seeded South African out of the Miami Open with a 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (8/6) triumph.

published on : 30th March 2018
img

Jelena Ostapenko beats Danielle Collins to reach Miami Open final

Jelena Ostapenko beats Danielle Collins 7-6 (1), 6-3 in the semifinals of the Miami Open to set up a clash with Sloane Stephens for the title.

published on : 30th March 2018
img

Juan Martin del Potro crushes Filip Krajinovic in Miami Open pre-quarters

Juan Martin del Potro sent his devoted fans home happy by powering into the ATP Miami Open quarter-finals with a 6-4, 6-2 triumph over Serbian Filip Krajinovic.

published on : 28th March 2018
img

Victoria Azarenka outhits Karolina Pliskova to reach Miami Open semis

Three-time Miami Open champ Victoria Azarenka got the better of Karolina Pliskova with a 7-5, 6-3 quarterfinal victory.

published on : 28th March 2018
img

John Isner upsets Marin Cilic to reach Miami Open last eight

American John Isner upset second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia 7-6 (0), 6-3 to reach the Miami Open quarterfinals.

published on : 28th March 2018
img

Alexander Zverev outguns Nick Kyrgios in Miami Open pre-quarters

Nick Kyrgios crashed out of the Miami Open with a straight-sets fourth-round loss to world number five Alexander Zverev.

published on : 28th March 2018
img

Hot and bothered: Rising temperatures threaten top seeds in Australia Open 2018

The comments follow suffocating weather at Melbourne Park on Thursday, which some players struggled with, and more of the same on Friday where it was heading to a forecast peak of 42 Celsius.

published on : 19th January 2018
1 2 >