Free Press Journal
  • Nadal eyeing to build on 11th Monte Carlo title

    London : After picking up his 11th Monte Carlo Masters title by beating Japan’s Kei Nishikori in the finals, world number one Rafael Nadal has said that he is looking forward to carry on his momentum from this ‘special’ win to rest of the clay-court season.

  • John Isner upsets Zverev to win Miami Open

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

  • Novak Djokovic parts ways with coach Andre Agassi

    USA: American great Andre Agassi has announced his separation with Novak Djokovic to end his 11-month coaching relationship with former world No. 1. Eight-time grand slam champion Agassi started his stint as Djokovic’s coach in May last year.

  • Miami Open: John Isner upsets Alexander Zverev to win title

     Miami: John Isner finally put an end to his ATP Masters final agony on Sunday, winning the Miami Open for the first time by beating Germany’s Alexander Zverev 6-7 (4/7) 6-4 6-4. The 14th seed had lost his previous three major tour final appearances in 2012, 2013 and 2016 but came back from a set down to beat Zverev in two hours and 29 minutes.

  • Sloane Stephens wins Miami Open title

    The conservative, defence-minded strategy the reigning US Open champion adopted from the baseline proved to be the correct one against the 2017 French Open winner, who buried herself under a barrage of unforced errors on Saturday, reports Efe

  • Miami Open: Qualifier Danielle Collins topples idol Venus Williams to reach semi-finals 

    Miami: Danielle Collins produced the performance of a lifetime and pulled off an almighty shock at the WTA Miami Open today, sending Venus Williams crashing out 6-2, 6-3 to reach the semi-finals. It was an amazing effort from a 24 year-old qualifier in just her second season as a professional and her debut appearance at Key Biscayne.

  • Miami Open: Sloane Stephens cracks world top 10 with semi-final run

    Miami: American Sloane Stephens had cause for a double celebration after beating Germany’s Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-2 to set up a Miami Open semi-final clash with former world number one Victoria Azarenka. The US 13th seed’s comprehensive triumph in tricky wind conditions over the former world number one ensured Stephens reached the last four at Key Biscayne for the first time. It also means the reigning US Open champion will finally be

  • Miami Open: Del Potro to face Raonic in Miami Open quarters

    Washington: Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina will face Milos Raonic of Canada in the Miami Open quarterfinals after both players beat their respective rivals in the fourth round. It’s a rematch of Indian Wells semifinal last week when the Argentine fifth seed defeated Raonic en route to winning the title. Del Potro continued his run of excellent form at the Masters event as he overcame a 1-4 deficit to defeat No.

  • Miami Open: Venus Williams marches into quarter finals

    American tennis star Venus Williams booked her place in the quarter-finals of the Miami Masters after battling past last year’s winner Johanna Konta of Australia in a three-set thriller here on Tuesday.

  • Miami Open: Sloane Stephens downs Garbine Muguruza as seeds tumble in tournament

    Miami: Sloane Stephens powered past world number three Garbine Muguruza as the seeds continued to fall at the Miami Open on Monday. US Open champion Stephens dominated Spain’s reigning Wimbledon champion Muguruza to record a 6-3 6-4 win and advance to the quarter-finals. Stephens, the world number 12, will face Germany’s Angelique Kerber for a place in the semi-finals.

  • Miami Open: Puig beats Sakkari to enter quarter finals

    Miami: Puerto Rico’s Monica Puig earned a ticket to the quarter-finals of the Miami Open tennis tournament, her best performance to date in the Florida tourney, defeating Greek player Maria Sakkari 6-3, 7-5.

  • Miami Open: Del Potro downs Nishikori to enter quarters

    Miami: Argentine tennis tornado Juan Martin del Potro virtually erased Japan’s Kei Nishikori from the map, taking just 72 minutes to smash his rival 6-2, 6-2 and move into the quarter-finals of the Miami Open here.

  • Miami Open: Rohan Bopanna-Edouard Roger Vasselin knocked-out

    Florida: Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his French partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin suffered a major blow as they crashed out of the Miami Open after going in the second round of the men’s doubles event here on Monday.

  • Miami Open: Venus Williams outlast Kiki Bertens to set up clash with Johanna Konta

    Miami: Three-time winner Venus Williams saved three match points in a three-set victory over Kiki Bertens on Sunday, lining up a fourth-round clash with reigning champion Johanna Konta at the Miami Open. Williams, ranked eighth in the world, labored nearly three hours to beat 29th-ranked Bertens 5-7, 6-3, 7-5.

  • Halep crashes out of Miami Open

    Miami : World No.1 Simona Halep tumbled out of the Miami Open, falling 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska. The third-round defeat comes a week after Romania’s Halep was toppled in the semi-finals at Indian Wells by Japan’s Naomi Osaka, who went on to win the title in the California desert.

  • Miami Open: Dejected Djokovic looks for answers after defeat

    Miami: Six-time champion Novak Djokovic “ran out of gas” in a straight sets loss to Benoit Paire, while the red-hot Juan Martin Del Potro won his opening match at the ATP Miami Masters. It was another setback for the Serbian star Djokovic as he bids to return from the elbow injury that sidelined him for six months and finally saw him have “minor” surgical intervention after a disappointing Australian Open. “I’m trying,

  • Miami Open: Venus Williams rallies to advance

    Miami: Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams stormed back from deficits in both sets to defeat qualifier Natalia Vikhlyantseva 7-5, 6-4 in the second round of the WTA Miami Open.