(CNN)Maria Sharapova knocked out defending champion Caroline Wozniacki at the Australian Open on Friday in a fierce three-set battle. Sharapova's status for the year's first major was uncertain after..
Andy Murray will not quit the majors without another characteristically nasty fight. His last French Open: five brutal sets before Stan Wawrinka put him to rest. His last Wimbledon: five more sets of..
Sentiment of course counts for little in the heat of sporting battle and Maria Sharapova didn't want to linger at the Australian Open when she faced Britain's Harriet Dart, especially in temperatures..
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Former U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens plays Timea Babos to open second-round singles play at Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday on Day Three of the Australian Open. The.. Seattle Times - Published
It was Halep's first match since October after a lengthy lay-off due to a herniated disc in her back. Halep won last year's French Open and lost to Caroline Wozniacki in the Australian Open final. MailOnline - Published
Australian saw off the 2017 French Open champion in straight sets to book a mouthwatering second-round clash against the World No.1. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
SYDNEY (AP) — No. 1-ranked Simona Halep returns to competitive tennis this week at the Sydney International unsure if her back injury has fully healed.It will be the first time Halep has played since.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Overcoming a back injury and a cold, Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu upset top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-4 Thursday and advanced to the quarterfinals of the ASB.. Seattle Times - Published
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Qualifier Monica Niculescu upset fourth-seeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia 6-0, 6-2 in the first round of the Shenzhen Open on Tuesday.The 99th-ranked Niculescu swept past the.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
[USA], Dec 24 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal has had a roller coaster ride in the year 2018. On the one hand, he lifted the coveted French Open trophy for the record eleventh time and on Sify - Published
The Australian Open has followed Wimbledon by introducing final-set tie-breaks for matches at next month's tournament. The French Open is now the only slam still decided by a long deciding set. MailOnline - Published
Watch VideoThe Women's Tennis Association has served up new guidelines to help mothers returning to the sport after having a baby.
The WTA said Monday it will introduce a new special ranking rule.. Newsy - Published
AP Revealed four:04 p.m. ET Dec. 17, 2018 | Up to date five:48 p.m. ET Dec. 17, 2018 FILE – On this Would possibly 29, 2018, report photograph, Serena Williams returns a shot in opposition to.. The News Articles - Published
The changes address issues that came up in 2018 when former world number one Serena Williams, who returned to action after giving birth, was unseeded for some events and caused an uproar with a black,.. SBS - Published
The WTA will now allow the catsuit that Serena Williams wore at the French Open that was later banned, and players returning from maternity leave will now have added rankings protections. MailOnline - Published
For Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut, their run to the final of the Nitto ATP Finals had already exceeded their best previous result at the tournament for the popular duo. Following three.. The Sport Review - Published
You'd think Ankita Raina and Karman Kaur Thandi would've shed a tear or two of joy after capturing the first ever WTA title of their respective careers. Instead, the two Indians were left weeping on.. DNA - Published
Dominic Thiem claimed his first win of the week at the ATP Finals as he beat Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-1 6-4 to stay mathematically alive at the O2 Arena on Thursday.
The Austrian, beaten by Kevin.. DNA - Published
The top seeds Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic got off to a winning start at the Nitto ATP Finals on Monday with their first win in four meetings against No8 seeds Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut,.. The Sport Review - Published
PRAGUE (AP) — Former French Open finalist Lucie Safarova will retire after the Australian Open in January due to health concerns and will not play in any tournaments before then.The 31-year-old.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •USATODAY.com
The end of 2016 for Novak Djokovic marked the end of a quite extraordinary two years on the tennis tour, a period during which he won 18 titles from 25 finals—and only three of those finals were.. The Sport Review - Published
When the Baltimore Business Journal selects our 40 Under 40 honorees each year, we look for people making a significant impact in Greater Baltimore. But while this year's group is certainly making.. bizjournals - Published
The 10th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) is in with the audience showering the show hosted by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan with lots of love. In 18 years the show made its debut on Indian.. DNA - Published
Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week's ATP Tour Finals in London due to injury, so Novak Djokovic will end the year as world number one having returned to the top of the rankings on.. DNA - Published
Roger Federer reckoned that he felt the love of the French public sweep over him when made a long-awaited return to competitive action in Paris on Thursday to launch his bid for a 100th career.. DNA - Published
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HONG KONG, Nov 1, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - Hong Kong Tennis Open 2018 was successfully held on 6-14 October.. ACN Newswire - Published
Roger Federer is poised to seek his 100th ATP title at the Paris Masters this week with organisers announcing the Swiss great "arrives" on Tuesday. If the holder of 20 Grand Slam titles-holder lines up.. DNA - Published
World No 1s Kento Momota and Tai Tzu Ying proved to be fallible, Chen Long broke his title hoodoo, Indians fizzled out after spirited displays - here are our five takeaways from the French Open 2018. Firstpost - Published
Chen Long looked much more like the all-conquering player of old, while the doughty, grimly determined Akane Yamaguchi outlasted the artistic but wayward defending champion Tai Tzu Ying. Firstpost - Published
The youthful Indian pairing of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty gave the top-seeded combination of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo a truly harrowing time. Firstpost - Published
Commonwealth Games silver medallists Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Sen suffered a straight-game loss to world no 1 pair of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the semi-finals of.. Firstpost - Published
Commonwealth Games silver medallists Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Sen suffered a straight-game loss to world no 1 pair of Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the semifinals of.. Zee News - Published Also reported by •DNA