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  • Kevin Anderson! India connection and other interesting facts about the man who overcame Roger Federer at Wimbledon 2018

    Roger Federer was shockingly knocked out of Wimbledon 2018 after losing to Kevin Anderson. The eight time Wimbledon champion lost to South African tennis star Kevin Anderson by 2-6 6-7 (5/7) 7-5 6-4 13-11. After the victory in the close-fought match, Anderson will next play in Friday’s semi-finals against American Tennis player John Isner.

  • Tennis player Novak Djokovic earns 1st Masters win of 2018

    Monaco: Serbia’s Novak Djokovic earned his first Masters 1,000 win this year after defeating fellow Serbian Dusan Lajovic 6-0, 6-1 in the first round of the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters. World No.13 Djokovic needed just 56 minutes to beat his rival and concluded the Monday night’s match without giving up a single break point of the four his opponent had, reports EFE news agency.

  • Garcia stuns Halep for first premier title in Beijing

    Beijing : French woman tennis player Caroline Garcia completed a career milestone here on Sunday, overcoming to-be world No. 1 Simona Halep of Romania 6-4, 7-6(3) final to become the first ever player to win Wuhan-Beijing double.

  • Venus Williams storms into quarters

    London : Veteran American tennis player Venus Williams sailed into the quarterfinals at Wimbledon defeating Croatian Ana Konjuh 6-3, 6-2 here on Monday.

  • Thiem stuns Djokovic 7-5, 6-3, 6-0

    Paris : Austrian tennis player Dominic Thiem upset defending champion Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the French Open, advancing to the semi-finals where he will face Rafael Nadal.

  • Suarez cruises into 4th round at French Open

    Paris : Spanish woman tennis player Carla Suarez made it to the fourth round in the French Open after a straight sets win over Ukrainian Elena Vesnina on Saturday.

  • Tennis battles to save image

    Rio de Janeiro : Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams will display their Grand Slam talents in Rio, but with serious questions being asked over tennis’s place in the Olympics after a host of high-profile pull-outs.

  • Maria Sharapova in Russia’s Olympic tennis squad

    Moscow : The Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) has named suspended star Maria Sharapova among four tennis players who will compete in women’s singles at the Olympics in Rio.

  • Serena Williams confused over whole `Netflix and chill` thing!

    Washington D.C.: Tennis star Serena Williams believes that a good way to build a strong relationship with someone is through confidence and class. In fact, the tennis GOAT is so classy, she didn’t even know what the phrase “Netflix and chill’ meant until recently, reports. Recently the 34-year-old star was asked if she was “naïve” for thinking “Netflix and chill” actually meant Netflix and just hang out. Serena admitted to having the same mentality.

  • Roger Federer

    Vintage Federer tops Forbes tennis rich list for ninth straight year

    Melbourne : 17-time Grand Slam Champion Roger Federer has been named as the top-earning tennis player for the ninth time in a row, according to business magazine Forbes. The Swiss maestro retained the top spot with a combined 67 million dollars in prize money, endorsement deals and appearances between June 1, 2014 and June 1, 2015. Federer, who has 24 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 titles, is the world’s fifth richest athlete on a

  • Dustin Brown

    All you need to know about Dustin Brown

    Wimbledon:  German qualifier Dustin Brown, known for his dread-locks, sent shockwaves across the All England Tennis Lawn Tennis Club, as he stunned Rafael Nadal on the Centre Court, where the Spaniard had won two titles in the 2008 and 2010.

  • Serena Williams

    Serena Williams holds top spot in WTA rankings

    Madrid: American professional tennis player Serena Williams continues to lead the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings as world number one with 9,981 points in fresh rankings published on Monday.

  • Serena Williams

    Serena Williams enters Australian Open final

    Melbourne: American tennis great Serena Williams stayed on course to claim her sixth Australian Open women’s singles title after sealing a straight sets win over compatriot Madison Keys in the semifinals here Thursday. The 18 time Grand Slam champion won 7-6(5), 6-2 in one hour and 24 minutes to exact sweet revenge for her older sister Venus’ elimination in the quarters by Keys Wednesday, reports Xinhua. Though Williams broke only three times

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