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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

Davis Cup 2017: Canada level play-off tie against India as Bhambri goes down fighting to Shapovalov

Ramkumar Ramanathan put India ahead with his stellar show against Brayden Schnur in the opening singles tie of the Davis Cup against Canada but it was Yuki Bhambri who stole the show with a fighting...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 01:57 PM

Ramkumar Ramanathan defeats Brayden Schnur in Davis Cup, puts India ahead 1-0 with marathon four-set victory

The 22-year-old Ramkumar Ramanathan, ranked 154, Brayden Schnur 5-7 7-6(4) 7-5 7-5 in the first singles in Davis Cup, which lasted three hours and 16 minutes.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 07:12 AM

Davis Cup: India to lock horns with Canada at Edmonton in World Group play-off

India will bank on their top singles players Yuki Bhambri and Ramkumar Ramanathan to deliver the goods when they take on a strong Canadian side in the World Group Play-off tie of the Davis Cup at...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 01:02 PM

With 3 US Open titles, 16 Grand Slams; Nadal cements place as all time tennis great

World Number Rafael Nadal defeated Kevin Anderson in the men's singles finals on Sunday to win the 2017 US Open title. Nadal beat the big serving South African in the title clash played out in front...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 11, 2017 12:44 PM

US Open 2017: Hingis-Chan defeat Czech pair of Hradecka Siniakova to win women's doubles title

Switzerland's Martina Hingis was overjoyed after winning the women's doubles titles with her Taiwenese partner Chan Yung-Jan at the US Open on Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 11, 2017 11:48 AM

US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal defeats Kevin Anderson in men's singles final, wins 3rd title at Flushing Meadows

World Number Rafael Nadal defeated Kevin Anderson in the men's singles finals on Sunday to win the 2017 US Open title.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 11, 2017 04:31 AM

US Open 2017 Men's Singles Final | Rafael Nadal starts as overwhelming favorite against Kevin Anderson in title clash

It is all set for a blockbuster Sunday for tennis fans across the globe with two-time champion Rafael Nadal locking horns with South Africa's Kevin Anderson in the US Open men's singles final at...

News nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 05:05 PM

US Open: Sloane Stephens trounces Madison Keys in women's singles final to clinch maiden Grand Slam title

Sloane Stephens defeated Madison Keys 6-3, 6-0 to lift the US open women’s title at New York on Saturday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 10, 2017 08:48 AM

US Open 2017: Sania-Peng lose to Hingis-Chan pair in women's doubles semis

India's Sania Mirza and her Chinese doubles partner Shuai Peng was shown the door of the US Open 2017 after losing 4-6, 4-6 to Martina Hingis-Yung-Jan Chan in the women's doubles semi-final on...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 09, 2017 12:02 PM

US Open: Kevin Anderson beats P Carreno Busta in semis, becomes lowest ranked player to reach mens singles finals

South Africa's Kevin Anderson overcame a stiff resistance from Spain's P Carrero Busta in the men's singles semis to advance to his maiden grand slam final.

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

US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal beats Juan Martin Del Potro to reach final

Top seed Rafael Nadal on Friday defeated Argentina’s Juan Martin Del Potro in the semis to progress to the men’s final scheduled on Sunday. Nadal overcame his Argentine opponent in four sets 4-6,...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 09, 2017 08:53 AM

US Open 2017: Sania Mirza-Shuai Peng defeat Babos-Hlavackova pair in hard fought quarterfinals to reach semis

India's Sania Mirza and her Chinese partner Shuai Peng marched into the semifinals of the women's doubles after edging past Timea Babos and Andrea Hlavackova in a hard fought quarterfinal match at the...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 11:34 AM

US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens beats Venus Williams in roller coaster semis, sets up All-American final with Madison Keys

The 2017 US Open is guaranteed to have a first time women's singles champion after America's Sloane Stephens beat her more experienced and senior compatriot Venus Williams 6-1 0-6 7-5 in a roller...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 11:03 AM

US Open: Del Potro upsets Roger Federer; to face Rafael Nadal in semi-final

Number 24 seeded Del Potro defeated 3rd seeded Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 and 6-4 in the quarter-final game of the US Open on Wednesday. Now, Del Potro will take on Rafael Nadal in the semi-final...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 07, 2017 12:36 PM