Kerber survives scare in first match as number one

WUHAN: Angelique Kerber survived a scare in her first match as world number one before beating Kristina Mladenovic in three sets at the Wuhan...

Djokovic crushes Isner in ATP Finals opener

LONDON: Novak Djokovic sent out a warning to his rivals at the ATP Finals on Monday, brushing aside big-serving John Isner 6-4, 6-3 to...

Andreescu topples Serena in US Open final

New York: Teenager Bianca Andreescu became Canada's first Grand Slam singles champion Saturday with a rollercoaster 6-3, 7-5 win over 23-time major...

Hiddink happy to work with feisty Costa

LONDON: Guus Hiddink insists he would rather have players with Diego Costa's feisty personality than work with a squad that needed firing up. Costa...

Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open

PARIS: Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko stunned third seed Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 yesterday to win her maiden Grand Slam title and become the lowest-ranked...

Male tennis players punished more than women

LOS ANGELES: Male tennis players are almost three times more likely to be fined for losing their temper and smashing racquets than their female...

Former ITF director Miley visits Kuwait

KUWAIT: Former Director of Development at the International Tennis Federation (ITF) Dave Miley was on a visit to Kuwait during which he...

Nadal wins 200th Grand Slam match – Djokovic, Nadal reach milestones at French Open

PARIS: World number one Novak Djokovic and nine-time champion Rafael Nadal racked up personal Grand Slam milestones yesterday as they moved into the French...

Fun in Acapulco as Nadal eases into second round

DUBAI: Kei Nishikori of Japan returns the ball to Hubert Hurkacz of Poland during the ATP Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship...

Murray beats Raonic in grueling five set duel

MELBOURNE: Andy Murray twice fought back from a set down to win a grueling five-setter against injury-hampered Milos Raonic yesterday and reach his latest...

Halep sails past Mertens at Madrid Open, Del Potro wins on return

Kvitova beats Monica Puig to register her seventh consecutive win MADRID: Reigning champion Simona Halep edged closer to a third consecutive Madrid Open title by...

Halep claims tough win, Serena retires ill at Indian Wells

INDIANA WELLS: World number two Simona Halep survived a tough challenge from Ukrainian qualifier Kateryna Kozlova to win their third round match...

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