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Miami Masters: Roger Federer overcomes stiff challenge from American qualifier Frances Tiafoe to advance to third round

Roger Federer overcame a stiff challenge from American qualifier Frances Tiafoe before emerging with a 7-6 (7/2) 6-3 victory to march into Round three of Miami Masters on Saturday.

PTI | Mar 26, 2017 11:06 AM

South Africa vs New Zealand: Kiwis, Proteas battle injury woes ahead of third Test at Hamilton

New Zealand and South Africa were both battling injury concerns, two days from the start of the third Test at Hamilton, with Tim Southee ruled out and Quinton de Kock in doubt.

PTI | Mar 23, 2017 12:43 PM

Federer can become oldest Men's World No. 1 in tennis history post his remarkable comeback: Stan Wawrinka

Roger Federer's sensational comeback from injury which has catapulted him to the very top of the ATP rankings has made his fellow compatriots feel Stan Wawrinka believes he can become the oldest world...

PTI | Mar 22, 2017 12:04 PM

Hong Kong forfeits Davis Cup matches against Pakistan for security reasons

Citing security concerns, Hong Kong is forfeiting its Davis Cup matches against Pakistan, scheduled for next month in Islamabad.

PTI | Mar 22, 2017 11:20 AM

Indiana Wells Masters: Federer edges past Wawrinka to clinches all Swiss Men's Singles final

Roger Federer once again showcased his mastery in the sport by defeating fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka in the finals to clinch a record-equalling fifth ATP Indian Wells Masters title.

PTI | Mar 20, 2017 11:13 AM

Indian Wells Masters: Federer to lock horns with Sock in semis after Kyrgios pulls out amid food poisoning

Federer, a four-time champion in the California desert, will take on 17th-seeded American Jack Sock, who toppled fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 2-6, 6-2.

PTI | Mar 18, 2017 12:58 PM

Indian Wells Masters: Federer thumps Nadal 6-2, 6-3; Kyrgios upsets Djokovic in fourth round encounter

Roger Federer registered an easy 6-2 6-3 victory over arch-rival Rafael Nadal at the BNP Paribas Open in a fourth-round match

PTI | Mar 16, 2017 12:13 PM

Indiana Wells Masters: Mirza-Strycova pair suffer straight sets defeat to Hingis-Chan in quarters

Sania Mirza and her women's doubles partner Barbara Strycova crashed out of the BNP Paribas Open after going down in straight sets in the quarter-finals

PTI | Mar 15, 2017 04:28 PM

BNP Paribas Open: Roger Federer clinches hard-fought 7-6, 7-6 victory over Steve Johnson, set up 4th round clash with Nadal

Roger Federer overcame a stiff challenge against American Steve Johnson to clinch a hard-fought 7-6 (3), 7-6 (4) win at the BNP Paribas Open.

PTI | Mar 15, 2017 11:38 AM

Stan Wawrinka enters into Indian Wells fourth round

"It was a really good match," said Wawrinka, who owns three Grand Slam titles but has won just one of the tour's coveted Masters titles.

PTI | Mar 14, 2017 02:16 PM

Canadian qualifier Vasek Pospisil sends Andy Murray packing from Indiana Wells Masters tournament

World number one Andy Murray was sent packing in straight sets from the ATP Indian Wells Masters by Canadian qualifier Vasek Pospisil.

PTI | Mar 13, 2017 08:07 AM

Indiana Wells Masters: Bopanna-Cuevas pair lose tough opening round encounter to Djokovic,Troicki

Rohan Bopanna and his partner Pablo Cuevas yet again failed to click as a team, losing a tough opening round encounter to Novak Djokovic and Viktor Troicki at the ATP Indian Wells Masters on Saturday....

News Nation Bureau | Mar 11, 2017 03:17 PM

Indian Wells Masters doubles: Rohan Bopanna to face Novak Djokovic, Leander Paes to clash with Del Potro

Rohan Bopanna is set for a clash with Novak Djokovic while veteran Leander Paes has combined forces with Juan Martin Del Potro for the ATP Indian Wells Masters event.

PTI | Mar 10, 2017 11:57 AM

World Number One Serena Williams pulls out of Indian Wells, Miami Open owing to knee injury

Serena Williams shall be a notable absentee in the upcoming WTA tournaments at Indian Wells and Miami as she has withdrawn from the premier events on account of a knee injury, organisers said on...

PTI | Mar 08, 2017 11:47 AM

AITA retains Leander Paes in Davis Cup squad, Bhupathi to decide on final four

Leander Paes was on Monday retained in the Indian Davis Cup squad for the tie against Uzbekistan but new non-playing captain Mahesh Bhupathi will decide whether the veteran pro will make the final...

PTI | Mar 06, 2017 07:20 PM