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Geneva Open: Paes-Lipsky pair defeat Robredo-Marrero in three-set marathon to sail into second round; Raja, Sharan crash out

Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky on Tuesday marched into the second round of the ATP Geneva Open by overcoming a strong challenge Tommy Robredo and David Marrero in the opening round.

News Nation Bureau | May 24, 2017 11:45 AM

Nuremberg Cup: Sania Mirza-Yaroslava Shvedova pair upset by Jung Chuang-Doi pair in opening round

Sania Mizra and her Kazakh doubles partner Yaroslava Shvedova were upset by Chia-Jung Chuang and Misaki Doi in the opening round of the Nurnberg WTA event.

News Nation Bureau | May 24, 2017 11:20 AM

French Open Qualifiers: Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan suffer defeat in opening round

Indian tennis players Yuki Bhambri and Ramkumar Ramanathan both lost their respective matches to bow out of the French Open Qualifiers being played in Paris.

News Nation Bureau | May 23, 2017 11:24 AM

French Open: Novak Djokovic names US legend Andre Agassi as his coach

Serbia tennis player Novak Djokovic has revealed that he would participate in the French Open 2017 under the guidance of American legend Andre Agassi.

PTI | May 22, 2017 04:04 PM

Rome Masters: Alexander Zverev stuns four-time champ Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 to clinch maiden ATP Masters 1000 title

Germany's big serving tennis sensation Alexander Zverev claimed his maiden Masters series title by stunning four-time Rome champion Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 in the Men's Singles final at Rome.

News Nation Bureau | May 22, 2017 01:18 PM

Novak Djokovic beats Dominic Thiem, sets title clash with Zverev at Rome Masters

Novak Djokovic on Sunday defeated Dominic Thiem with the scoreline of 6-1 6-0 to enter into the final Rome Masters.

News Nation Bureau | May 21, 2017 10:32 AM

Rome Masters: Dominic Theim upsets Rafael Nadal in straight sets to sail into semis

Austria's Dominic Thiem inflicted a crushing defeat on Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals of the Rome Masters on Friday with a 6-4, 6-3 straight set win on Friday.

News Nation Bureau | May 20, 2017 11:47 AM

Rome Masters: Rohan Bopanna, Pablo Ceuvas knock out seventh seeds Feliciano Lopez-Marc Lopez to sail into quarterfinals

India's double specialist Rohan Bopanna and his Uruguayan partner Pablo Cuevas made a resounding comeback to knock out seventh seeds Feliciano Lopez and Marc Lopez, sealing a quarterfinals berth at...

News Nation Bureau | May 19, 2017 11:17 AM

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal advances to third round of Rome Masters as Nicloas Almagro quits

It was the 50th win for Nadal in Rome and he is on a hot streak after sweeping the titles on clay at Monte Carlo, Barcelona and last weekend in Madrid.

News Nation Bureau | May 18, 2017 11:49 AM

Maria Sharapova: French Open denies former champion wildcard at Roland Garros

Maria Sharapova had emerged victorious at French Open in the years 2012 and 2014, but is now set to miss it for the second year in a row.

News Nation Bureau | May 17, 2017 02:58 PM

Roger Federer to skip 2017 French Open at Roland Garros, eyes upcoming grass-court season at Wimbledon

Tennis giant and 18 time grand-slam winner Roger Federer appears to be prioritising Wimbledon, having won the tournament seven times. He is set to Miss the French Open beginning from May 28 and fans...

News Nation Bureau | May 16, 2017 09:29 AM

Rafael Nadal defeats Dominic Thiem to win 5th Madrid Open title, equals Djokovic's 30 Masters titles

Spaniard Rafael Nadal continued his spectacular form on clay by defeating Austrian Dominic Theim in a tough title clash to win his 5th Madrid Open title.

News Nation Bureau | May 15, 2017 12:58 PM

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic secure straight set wins to secure quarterfinal berths, Andy Murray crashes out

World number one Andy Murray's poor form on the court continued as he was knocked out of the Madrid Masters third round 6-3, 6-3 by Borna Coric.

News Nation Bureau | May 12, 2017 10:58 AM

ATP Karshi Challengers: Yuki Bhambri upsets top seed Sergiy Stakhovsky to breeze into semifinals

India's Yuki Bhambri upset world number 96 Sergiy Stakhovsky to breeze into the singles semifinals of the Karshi ATP Challenger on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | May 11, 2017 01:42 PM

ATP Madrid Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Pablo Cuevas pair suffer straight set defeat to Martin-Nestor in opening round

Rohan Bopanna and his partner Pablo Cuevas were sent packing in the opening round of the Madrid Open by Fabrice Martin and Daniel Nestor.

News Nation Bureau | May 11, 2017 11:36 AM