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  • Agassi amazed by quality in 'golden age' of men's game Jan 25, 2013 03:00 PM IST

    Agassi amazed by quality in 'golden age' of men's game

    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.

  • Leading players to get their way on doping controls Jan 22, 2013 02:56 PM IST

    Leading players to get their way on doping controls

    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.

  • Djokovic's ironman qualities tested again in Melbourne Jan 21, 2013 10:22 AM IST

    Djokovic's ironman qualities tested again in Melbourne

    Novak Djokovic once had a reputation for wilting when the physical strain became too much - not anymore.

  • Djokovic breezes past Mathieu into second round Jan 14, 2013 11:14 AM IST

    Djokovic breezes past Mathieu into second round

    Novak Djokovic successfully negotiated the first hurdle in his quest to rewrite the Australian Open record books with an opening round 6-2 6-4 7-5 victory over France's Paul-Henri Mathieu on Monday.

  • Grind of tour takes toll on walking wounded Jan 13, 2013 12:18 PM IST

    Grind of tour takes toll on walking wounded

    The unrelenting grind of the professional tennis tour moves back into high gear on Monday with an Australian Open shorn of Rafa Nadal and several players carrying niggling injuries into the draw.

  • Golden year for Murray, regrets for Nadal Dec 18, 2012 08:36 AM IST

    Golden year for Murray, regrets for Nadal

    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.

  • Djokovic inspired by father's health battle Nov 13, 2012 08:52 AM IST

    Djokovic inspired by father's health battle

    Novak Djokovic said his ailing father's struggle with serious illness had inspired him to beat Roger Federer in a thrilling climax to the ATP World Tour Finals on Monday.

  • Djokovic downs Murray to take Shanghai title Oct 14, 2012 05:56 PM IST

    Djokovic downs Murray to take Shanghai title

    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.

  • Djokovic beats Tsonga for third China Open title Oct 07, 2012 05:02 PM IST

    Djokovic beats Tsonga for third China Open title

    Top-seeded Serbian Novak Djokovic beat Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 6-2 on Sunday to win his third China Open tennis title in Beijing.

  • Murray fights off Djokovic to win US Open Sep 11, 2012 09:12 AM IST

    Murray fights off Djokovic to win US Open

    Andy Murray fought off Novak Djokovic to win an epic US Open final on Monday and become the first British man in 76 years to win a grand slam singles title.

  • Amitabh Bachchan to attend US Open final Sep 10, 2012 06:36 PM IST

    Amitabh Bachchan to attend US Open final

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is flying to the US to attend the US Open final at the Flushing Meadows, New York. Bachchan, 69, tweeted that he would be leaving for the Big Apple tonight.

  • Preview: Former champs get set for battle at U.S. Open Sep 04, 2012 04:46 AM IST

    Preview: Former champs get set for battle at U.S. Open

    Five former champions, including the reigning men's and women's title holders, will be in action at the U.S. Open on Tuesday, offering a tantalising look at the past, present and possible future of the Flushing Meadows honour roll.

  • Djokovic eases through, Roddick parties on Sep 03, 2012 08:36 AM IST

    Djokovic eases through, Roddick parties on

    Novak Djokovic continued his stroll through the US Open draw on Sunday while former champion Andy Roddick staved off retirement by winning in front of 20,000 of his new-found best friends at raucous Arthur Ashe Stadium.

  • Federer defeats Djokovic for sixth title this year Aug 20, 2012 09:56 AM IST

    Federer defeats Djokovic for sixth title this year

    World number one Roger Federer secured his sixth ATP title of the year with a 6-0 7-6 win over Novak Djokovic in the Cincinnati Open final on Sunday.

  • Federer downs Djokovic in Wimbledon semi-final Jul 06, 2012 08:00 PM IST

    Federer downs Djokovic in Wimbledon semi-final

    Six-times champion Roger Federer produced a vintage display to beat defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-3 3-6 6-4 6-3 in the Wimbledon semi-final on Friday.

  • What they made of Nadal's defeat Jun 30, 2012 10:26 AM IST

    What they made of Nadal's defeat

    Twice former champion Rafa Nadal's amazing second round defeat by Czech journeyman Lukas Rosol was the talk of Wimbledon on Friday for players and spectators alike.

  • Olympic shadow looms large over Wimbledon Jun 24, 2012 10:02 PM IST

    Olympic shadow looms large over Wimbledon

    For all its tradition and prestige, there is an unmistakable sense swirling round Wimbledon that this year's tournament is a dress rehearsal for a bigger sporting occasion.

  • Djokovic, Sharapova top seeds for Wimbledon Jun 20, 2012 05:00 PM IST

    Djokovic, Sharapova top seeds for Wimbledon

    Champion Novak Djokovic and French Open winner Maria Sharapova were named as top seeds for Wimbledon as the grasscourt grand slam mostly followed the rankings to draw up the list for the championships that begin on Monday.

  • Dhoni richer than Bolt, Djokovic according to Forbes List Jun 19, 2012 06:36 PM IST

    Dhoni richer than Bolt, Djokovic according to Forbes List

    Team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has pipped the likes of 'Sprint King' Usain Bolt, tennis ace Novak Djokovic and teammate Sachin Tendulkar in the latest list of world's 100 richest sportspersons, released by the Forbes magazine.

  • Tennis: Rain halts thrilling French Open final Jun 11, 2012 07:36 AM IST

    Tennis: Rain halts thrilling French Open final

    Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic were locked in a tight French Open final duel today when rain caused a suspension, only the second time in history that the tournament has not finished on time.

  • Djokovic & Nadal looking to become record collectors Jun 09, 2012 04:36 AM IST

    Djokovic & Nadal looking to become record collectors

    No man has won seven French Open titles and no man in 43 years has won four grand slams in a row - and only one of these dreams will be realised at the French Open final tomorrow.

  • Ruthless Nadal downs Ferrer to hurtle into seventh final Jun 08, 2012 07:42 PM IST

    Ruthless Nadal downs Ferrer to hurtle into seventh final

    TENNIS-FRENCH-OPEN-NADAL-FERRER:Ruthless Nadal downs Ferrer to hurtle into seventh final

  • Nadal can dash the dreams of Djokovic and Federer Jun 07, 2012 10:16 PM IST

    Nadal can dash the dreams of Djokovic and Federer

    Novak Djokovic is getting jittery thinking about the "Novak Slam" while Roger Federer is fantasising about "number 17". Chances are, though, that both aspirations will be smashed into smithereens of red dust by a French Open dream-wrecker called Rafa Nadal.

  • Tsonga into French Open quarter-final for the first time Jun 04, 2012 05:46 PM IST

    Tsonga into French Open quarter-final for the first time

    Local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga kept his eye on the prize to reach the French Open quarter-finals for the first time with a 6-4 7-6 3-6 3-6 6-4 win against Swiss 18th seed Stanislas Wawrinka on Monday.

  • Federer and Djokovic beat crowd favourites Jun 02, 2012 03:32 AM IST

    Federer and Djokovic beat crowd favourites

    FRENCH-OPEN-FEDERER-DJOKOVIC:Federer and Djokovic beat crowd favourites

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