Breathless Nadal, Serena in q-finals

MELBOURNE: Rafael Nadal struggled into his first Grand Slam quarter-final since 2015 at the Australian Open yesterday, as Serena Williams accelerated towards a record...

Favorite Nadal into US Open semis as Berrettini wins thriller

NEW YORK: Rafael Nadal will play Italy's Matteo Berrettini in the US Open semi-finals after the 18-time Grand Slam champion defeated Argentine...

Murray survives fresh five-set Paris battle

PARIS: Second seed Andy Murray survived his second successive five-set French Open battle to reach the third round yesterday, avoiding what would have been...

Tough competition in Kuwait Tennis Open 2018

KUWAIT: Kuwait Ninth Tennis Open will come to a conclusion Sunday evening under the patronage of the President of Arab and Kuwait Shooting Federations,...

Djokovic dominant but it’s still tight at the top: Henman

MUMBAI: Novak Djokovic’s domination of 2016 is not as inevitable as it might appear, former British number one Tim Henman believes, even if the...

‘Champagne on ice’ for Wimbledon, says Murray

LONDON: Andy Murray warned Novak Djokovic he has the champagne on ice as the Queen’s Club history-maker plots to end the world number one’s...

Ostapenko stuns Pliskova; Djokovic targets 70th win

PARIS: Czech Republic’s Karolina Pliskova serves the ball to Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko during their women’s singles second round tennis match on...

Nadal can’t fault Federer for skipping clay season

ROME: Rafael Nadal believes the decision by Roger Federer to skip Roland Garros and the clay season is logical as the Spaniard yesterday prepared...

Federer ready for return after ‘long, hard road’

PARIS: Roger Federer said Friday it had "been a long hard road" but he was "pumped up" to return to tennis next week, having...

Five men to watch at the Australian Open

MELBOURNE:  Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic will be big favourites for the Australian Open when it begins in Melbourne on Monday.  Here are five...

Nadal bursts Sousa’s bubble

Pliskova falls to Muchova in marathon match LONDON: Rafael Nadal had plenty to grumble about during the first week...

Injured Sharapova out of Wimbledon

LONDON: Maria Sharapova withdrew from Wimbledon on Saturday after failing to recover from a thigh injury, dealing another blow to the superstar’s bid to...

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21st April