Sep 14, 2021 07:00 PM IST
Emma Raducanu said that her parents were her biggest critics.
- Sep 14, 2021 05:08 PM IST
The loss in Sunday's men's singles finals at the US Open may not be enough to stop Novak Djokovic from amassing the most number of grand slam singles titles in future, but it denied him a chance to make history. All losses are heart-breaking, but some carry higher stakes than the rest.
- Sep 12, 2021 09:31 AM IST
Britain's Emma Raducanu became the first ever qualifier to win a Grand Slam title and the first British woman to hoist a major trophy since Virginia Wade triumphed at Wimbledon in 1977.
- Sep 11, 2021 05:54 PM IST
Britain's Emma Raducanu became the first qualifier to reach the title clash at a major, joining Canadian Leylah Fernandez as the duo continued their giant-killing spree
- Sep 11, 2021 01:32 PM IST
Novak Djokovic has won 27 consecutive Slam matches, three shy of his all-time record streak from 2015 and 2016 when he won all four major titles in a row.
- Sep 10, 2021 07:47 AM IST
The 19-year-old prodigy eliminated Wimbledon semi-finalist Sabalenka 7-6 (7/3), 4-6, 6-4 and could capture her first Slam crown on Saturday at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
- Sep 05, 2021 10:29 AM IST
Before the French Open, Naomi Osaka tried to overturn years of tennis protocol when she refused to participate in post-match news conferences because she said they put too much stress on players, especially after losses.
- Sep 04, 2021 12:26 PM IST
Naomi Osaka's break from tennis, with a potential title defense coming early next year at the Australian Open, came on a night where she slammed her racquet to the court several times after missing a chance to serve out for the match in the second set.
- Sep 03, 2021 03:55 PM IST
Tennis authorities are to blame for the vagueness of the bathroom rule. But Tsitsipas has exploited it a few times too many, and his gamesmanship also extends to other types of misbehaviour.
- Sep 01, 2021 09:55 PM IST
The Japanese third seed and world number 145 Danilovic, who was competing in her first US Open main draw, were scheduled to be the day's second match in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
- Aug 31, 2021 01:01 PM IST
After exploring the world of Non-Fungible Tokens, Naomi Osaka is now looking at cryptocurrencies, especially Dogecoin as an investment option
- Aug 30, 2021 10:38 PM IST
The opening match in Arthur Ashe Stadium was set for noon, with past champion Sloane Stephens facing fellow American Madison Keys in a rematch of their 2017 final.
- Aug 06, 2021 07:55 AM IST
A night after needing three sets and more than three hours to get by, Nadal was eliminated 6-4, 1-6, 6-4 by 50th-ranked Lloyd Harris of South Africa under the lights on Thursday at the hard-court tournament.
- Jul 30, 2021 09:04 PM IST
The world number one had arrived in Tokyo gunning for the Golden Slam -- winning all four majors and Olympic gold in the same year -- after triumphing at the Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon in 2021.
- Jul 29, 2021 07:24 PM IST
The win will ensure a tennis medal for Switzerland for the fourth Olympic Games in a row, while Bencic will have a chance to be the first player to win a singles gold for the country since Marc Rosset won the men's Olympic final in 1992.
- Jul 25, 2021 01:23 PM IST
Second-ranked Japanese player Naomi Osaka was sharp from the start, serving an ace down the T on the opening point of the match and racing out to a 5-0 lead.
- Jul 25, 2021 09:32 AM IST
Andy Murray will continue to compete in Tokyo Olympics' men's doubles tournament with Joe Salisbury
- Jul 13, 2021 10:17 PM IST
The 20-time Grand Slam champion was knocked out of Wimbledon in the quarter-finals by Hubert Hurkacz last week.
- Jul 11, 2021 05:56 PM IST
Fans who feel let down when Federer loses should ask themselves: does the joy of having Federer on court for a few hours eclipse the days of pain they might feel later?
- Jul 08, 2021 07:11 PM IST
Osaka said she thinks the news conference "format itself is out of date and in great need of a refresh."
- Jul 08, 2021 12:28 PM IST
You are a great player, but if you want that one last major, you need to find the fine line between brutally honest feedback and getting down on yourself.
- Jul 08, 2021 09:00 AM IST
Should he win a sixth title, Novak Djokovic will go level with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on 20 major titles.
- Jul 01, 2021 07:28 PM IST
Sania Mirza and Mattek-Sands were a bit rusty at the start but once they got their rhythm they dominated the match and won 7-5 6-3 against the American-Chilean combination in one hour and 27 minutes.
- Jun 27, 2021 06:15 PM IST
Other top tennis players such as Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem also have said they'll skip the trip to Japan, where the Olympics open on July 23, a year after being postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.
- Jun 18, 2021 07:21 AM IST
Women's tennis world No. 2 Naomi Osaka's withdrawal is a second blow to Wimbledon after 20-times Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal also announced he was skipping the grasscourt major