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Novak Djokovic overcomes stiff resistance from Donald Young to seal semifinal berth at Eastbourne event

Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic overcame a stiff resistance from Donald Young, beating the American 6- 2, 7-6 (11/9) on Thursday to claim the first of the semi-final spots at the Eastbourne...

News Nation Bureau | Jun 30, 2017 12:40 PM

Novak Djokovic defeats Vasek Pospisil 6-4, 6-3 to reach Eastbourne quarterfinals

Top seed Novak Djokovic started off his grass court season on a winning note by defeating Vasek Pospisil 6-4, 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals at Eastbourne on Wednesday.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 29, 2017 12:03 PM

Ramkumar Ramanathan stuns French Open semi-finalist Dominic Theim in straight sets at Antalya Open

India’s big serving tennis player Ramkumar Ramanathan stunned French Open 2017 semi-finalist Dominic Thiem 6-3, 6-2 at the Antalya Open being played on Tuesday.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 28, 2017 12:00 PM

Andy Murray suffers injury scare ahead of Wimbledon

Andy Murray has suffered an injury scare ahead of Wimbledon as the world number one pulled out of an exhibition match at the Hurlingham Club due to a sore hip.

PTI | Jun 27, 2017 09:41 PM

Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan set to make Grand Slam debut in men's doubles at 2017 Wimbledon

Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan is all set to make his maiden Grand Slam appearance in the men’s doubles category at the upcoming Wimbledon, thanks to his new partner Jared Donaldson stepping up at the last...

News Nation Bureau | Jun 27, 2017 01:17 PM

Jeevan-Reid beat French open champions in ATP 250 Aegon

In one of the most memorable wins of his career, India's Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan and Matt Reid on Monday knocked out reigning French Open champions Ryan Harrison and Michael Venus in the opening round...

PTI | Jun 26, 2017 08:09 PM

Gerry Weber Open: Roger Federer defeats Alexander Zverev to win 9th warm-up title

Swiss great Roger Federer thrashed Alexander Zverev to win his ninth title at the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Halle on Sunday.

PTI | Jun 25, 2017 08:17 PM

Halle Open: Roger Federer beats Mischa Zverev in straight sets to march into quarters

Eight-time champion Roger Federer defeated Mischa Zverev in straight sets to sail into the quarter-finals of the Halle grasscourt tournament for the 15th time.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 23, 2017 12:08 PM

Aegon Championships: Bopanna-Dodig beat Peers-Kontinen pair to enter semis, Paes-Shamasdin secure last four berth

India's double specialist Rohan Bopanna and his Croatian partner Ivan Dodig overcame a stiff challenge from Australia's John Peers and Finland's Henri Kontinen to secure a place in the semi-finals of...

News Nation Bureau | Jun 22, 2017 01:49 PM

Aegon Challenger: Jordan Thompson hands Andy Murray humiliating first round defeat

Australia's Jordan Thompson registered the best win of his career after he handed world number one Andy Murray a humiliating first round defeat in the Aegon at Queen's Club.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 21, 2017 12:59 PM

Aegon Challenger: Paes-Shamasdin pair overcome stiff resistance from Reid-Smith to secure quarterfinal berth

Top seeded Leander Paes and Adil Shamasdin overcame a stiff resistance from Matt Reid and John-Patrick Smith to secure a quarterfinal spot at the Aegon ATP Challenger.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 21, 2017 11:18 AM

Davis Cup: India to clash against Canada in World Group Play-Off tie in Edmonton

India shall be up against a formidable Canadian team in the Davis Cup World Group Play-Off tie on an indoor hard court in Northlands Coliseum, Edmonton in September later this year.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 20, 2017 06:39 PM

Aegon Challenger: Yuki Bhambri fends off match point against Peter Polansky to sail into second round

Indian tennis ace Yuki Bhambri fended off a match point in a slugfest against Peter Polansky before registering a place in the second round of the Aegon Challenger event in London.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 20, 2017 12:05 PM

Tommy Haas hands Roger Federer shocking defeat in Stuttgart Open

Roger Federer was handed a shocking defeat at the hands of 39-year-old Tommy Haas at the Stuttgart grass-court tournament on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | Jun 15, 2017 11:09 AM

French Open 2017 | Men's Singles: Rafael Nadal trounces Stanislas Wawrinka in straight sets to win title, achieves 'LA DECIMA' at Roland Garros

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal defeated Stanislas Wawrinka in the men's singles finals to clinch his tenth title at Roland Garros on Sunday. Nadal clinched the summit clash with an emphatic...

News Nation Bureau | Jun 11, 2017 11:45 PM