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ATP World Tour Finals: Roger Federer overcomes Alexander Zverev's strong challenge to book semi-final berth

Rafael Nadal's absence from the ATP Finals due to injury dint not fade away the glitter of the tournament as Roger Federer marched into the semis of the tournament after defeating rising German tennis...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 15, 2017 10:29 AM

Leander Paes, Purav Raja clinch men's doubles title at Knoxville Challenger tournament

Leander Paes and his doubles partner Purav Raja overcame a stiff challenge from the American- Australian duo of James Cerretani and John Patrick Smith 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 to lift the men's doubles title at...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 13, 2017 01:27 PM

Leander Paes and Purav Raja reach final of Knoxville Challenger in USA

It will be the first final for Paes and Raja after joining forces since in August, playing their first event at ATP 250 Winston-Salem.

PTI | Nov 13, 2017 07:41 AM

ATP World Tour Finals: Rafael Nadal's injury puts much awaited Rafa-Fedex dream clash in jeopardy

Tennis fans across the world would be hoping for a mouthwatering clash between arch rivals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer to put a grand close to the 2017 season at the ATP World Tour Finals.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 11, 2017 11:25 AM

Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal pulls out of quarters due to knee injury

World number one Rafael Nadal pulled out of the Paris Masters on Saturday before his quarter-final against Filip Kranjinovic. The Spaniard did not take to the court sue to a knee injury.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 04, 2017 09:04 AM

Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal overcomes spirited challenge from Pablo Cuevas to storm into quarters

World number one Rafael Nadal had to fight hard and overcome a spirited challenge from Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas to reach the Paris Masters quarter-finals on Friday. The Spaniard edged his opponent in...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 03, 2017 11:14 AM

Rafael Nadal becomes oldest man to secure year-end world number ranking

Rafael Nadal secured the year-end world number one ranking with a 7-5, 6-3 second-round victory over South Korean Hyeon Chung at the Paris Masters on Wednesday.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 02, 2017 11:32 AM

Roger Federer beats Juan Martin del Potro in hometown to win Swiss Indoors final

The top-seeded Roger Federer finally managed to beat Juan Martin del Potro by 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-3 in Swiss Indoors final on Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 29, 2017 11:05 PM

French Open: Sindhu, Srikanth storm into quarterfinals, Saina crashes out

Title favourites P V Sindhu and Kidambi Srikanth stormed into the quarterfinals but Saina Nehwal crashed out of the French Open with a straight game loss at the USD 325,000 Super Series event on...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 27, 2017 11:54 AM

Martina Hingis to retire from tennis after WTA Finals

Multiple grand slam winner Martina Hingis shall be bidding adieu to tennis after playing the WTA finals at the end of the year.The Swiss Miss' has been one of the top female tennis stars of her...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 27, 2017 11:08 AM

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal, clinches Shanghai Masters for second time

Roger Federer got one over his old rival Rafael Nadal to win the Shanghai Masters 6-4, 6-3 on Sunday in a showdown between the two best players on the planet.

PTI | Oct 15, 2017 09:46 PM

Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal Shanghai Masters final: Tennis fans brace for battle of heavyweights

Tennis heavyweights Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are clashing in the Shanghai Masters Final. Both the iconic players would aim to win the trophy and increase their already glittering silverware.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 15, 2017 03:03 PM

Roger Federer edges Nick Kyrgios in super tie-breaker to help Team Europe clinch inaugural Laver Cup

World number two Roger Federer edged past Team World's Nick Kyrgios in a super tie-break thriller to hand team Europe the maiden Laver Cup title in Prague on Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 25, 2017 09:22 AM

National Tennis Championships: Vishnu Vardhan, Riya Bhatia in top gear to defend their titles

Vishnu Vardhan will have his task cut out to defend his national title when he takes to court at Fenesta Open National Tennis Championship at the Delhi Lawn Tennis Association complex from October 2.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 23, 2017 11:04 AM

Davis Cup: Bopanna-Raja lose to Nestor-Pospisil; Canada takes 2-1 lead against India

Rohan Bopanna and Purav Raja lost 5-7 5-7 7-5 3-6 to seasoned Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil in the Davis Cup. India now needs to win both the reverse singles to qualify for the elite 16-nation...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 08:00 AM