Jul 25, 2021 09:32 AM IST
Andy Murray will continue to compete in Tokyo Olympics' men's doubles tournament with Joe Salisbury
- Feb 21, 2021 04:26 PM IST
Novak Djokovic has won six of the last 10 major tournaments and is assured of remaining at No. 1 in the rankings at least through March 8. That will give him 311 weeks in the top spot, breaking a mark held by Roger Federer.
- Feb 01, 2016 07:53 AM IST
Novak Djokovic vanquished Andy Murray for the fourth time in an Australian Open final on Sunday to win a record-equalling sixth title and serve notice to his rivals that he could surpass even his stellar 2015 this year.
- Jan 25, 2016 06:11 PM IST
The Briton, four-times a runner-up at Melbourne Park, was close to exasperation after being broken four times by the unorthodox Australian world number 17 but dug deep when it mattered to reach the last eight for the seventh year in a row.
- Jul 11, 2015 12:52 PM IST
The 33-year-old Swiss has defied those who dared to write him off when he lost last year's final to the Serb in five gruelling sets.
- Jul 10, 2015 10:16 PM IST
The 28-year-old will go for his third All England Club title, and his ninth at the majors, when he faces either seven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer or world number three Andy Murray in Sunday's final.
- Jan 27, 2015 11:33 AM IST
Berdych, who beat the virtually unstoppable and then six-times champion Roger Federer in the Wimbledon quarter-finals in 2010, had not beaten Nadal in 17 successive matches, tied for the record as the longest losing streak to another player.
- Sep 02, 2014 10:04 AM IST
World number one Williams is gunning for her third US Open title in a row but for the moment, she saw her 6-3 6-3 victory over the Estonian as an important hurdle after failing to get past the fourth round in this year's other grand slam.
- Jan 27, 2014 10:19 AM IST
In reaching the final after missing last year's tournament Nadal has cemented his world No. 1 ranking and will be hard to shift from the summit but below him the landscape is changing.
- Jan 15, 2014 11:47 AM IST
The trend of hiring big names is not restricted to the top echelon of men's players, though. Japan's Kei Nishikori, France's Richard Gasquet and Croatia's Marin Cilic all have one also. Rafa Nadal, however, is in no hurry to join them.
- Dec 16, 2013 11:20 AM IST
To nobody's surprise, the favourite, thanks to his landmark victory against Novak Djokovic on that historic July afternoon on Centre Court, was rewarded with the famous old camera trophy.
- Sep 10, 2013 11:49 AM IST
Nadal is now just four short of Roger Federer's 17 slam titles and while his old rival is looking a fading force at the moment, Monday's triumph suggested the Spaniard, if the knees play their part, can go on to become the most successful of all.
- Jul 08, 2013 10:02 AM IST
Fred Perry was the last Briton to win the coveted men's trophy 77 years ago, in a year when Edward VIII abdicated to marry Wallis Simpson, the Spitfire made its first flight and Adolf Hitler opened the 11th Olympics in Berlin.
- Jul 07, 2013 05:07 PM IST
Bars and pubs in Belgrade prepared for a rush of tennis fans ahead of Sunday's Wimbledon final between Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, while local newspapers drummed up the excitement splashing patriotic headlines across their front pages.
- Jul 06, 2013 12:09 PM IST
Serbian tennis champion Novak Djokovic beat Juan Martin del Potro in a cracking five set game in the Centre Court at the Wimbledon tournament. He will now face Andy Murray in the finals.
- Jun 24, 2013 05:32 PM IST
Lucky to be drawn on the other half of the draw to his 'Big Four' rivals - Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray - the world number one, Novak Djokovic dressed in pristine white from neck-to-toe, was in a reflective mood as he sat down for a chat with Reuters.
- Jun 24, 2013 12:33 PM IST
Wimbledon Mega Monday: Roger Federer, and Andy Murray will begin the tournament in two separate matches while Russia's Maria Sharapova plays in the women's singles game.
- Mar 30, 2013 11:28 AM IST
Britain's Andy Murray fought back for a 6-7 6-1 6-2 win over France's Richard Gasquet to reach the final of the Sony Open where he will face Spaniard David Ferrer on Sunday.
- Jan 25, 2013 06:36 PM IST
Andy Murray set up an enthralling Australian Open final against world No. 1 Novak Djokovic after a high-quality victory against Roger Federer on Friday.
- Jan 25, 2013 03:00 PM IST
Eight-times Grand Slam champion Andre Agassi has been amazed by the soaring quality of men's tennis since he retired and believes he would struggle to compete in what he believes is a "golden age" of men's tennis.
- Jan 22, 2013 02:56 PM IST
Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and other leading tennis players calling for increased blood testing in tennis could get their wishes in 2013 with the introduction of athlete biological passports to the sport.
- Jan 21, 2013 10:22 AM IST
Novak Djokovic once had a reputation for wilting when the physical strain became too much - not anymore.
- Jan 15, 2013 11:32 AM IST
Serena Williams was in no mood to allow a painful tumble to divert her from her path to a sixth Australian Open title on Tuesday and duly delivered a resounding 6-0 6-0 win to open her campaign at the year's first Grand Slam.
- Dec 18, 2012 08:36 AM IST
For Andy Murray 2012 marked a golden milestone, for Novak Djokovic the year was an emphatic reminder of his status as the world's best male player, and for Roger Federer and his army of fans it was proof that the old master's magic still sparkles.
- Oct 14, 2012 05:56 PM IST
Novak Djokovic exacted revenge on Andy Murray for his U.S. Open final defeat by outlasting the Briton 5-7 7-6 6-3 to win the Shanghai Masters tennis title on Sunday.