newstennis8 days ago

WATCH | Henri Kontinen produces stunning reflex half volley off Sania Mirza's smash

Playing against Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig, Henri Kontinen produced a spectacular reflex half volley that left, not just his partner Heather Watson stunned but the audience in awe as well. The unseeded duo ended up winning the game against the fourth-ranked team of Dodig- Mirza 7-6, 6-4 yesterday.
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reporttennis9 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Roger Federer enters semi-finals; Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic crash out

Roger Federer defeated Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-2, 7-6(4) on Wednesday to reach his 12th Wimbledon semi-finals. Meanwhile, Novak Djokovic was forced to retire from his quarterfinal match, while defending champion Andy Murray stoically battled on till the end in a loss to Sam Querrey in the quarter-final.
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reporttennis11 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Sania Mirza knocked out of women's doubles; Roger Federer rolls on, while Gilles Muller stuns Rafael Nadal

Sania Mirza and Kirsten Flipkens went down 2-6,4-6 to Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan in the fourth round of the women’s doubles event. Meanwhile, Roger Federer reached his 50th Grand Slam quarterfinal- an Open era record, while Gilles Muller stunned a stubborn Rafael Nadal in a marathon 5-setter.
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reporttennis13 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Federer, Djokovic enter the last 16; Sania, Bopanna advance to next round

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic continued their fantastic form and both reached the fourth round at Wimbledon in straight sets. Sania Mirza and her partner Ivan Dodig moved to the third round of the mixed doubles as Rohan Bopanna and his partner Gabriela Dabrowski also register a win.
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reporttennis15 days ago

Wimbledon 2017 | Sania Mirza; Purav Raja-Divij Sharan win their respective openers

Sania Mirza and her Belgian partner Kirsten Flipkens defeated Naomi Osaka and Shuai Zhang 6-4, 6-3 to enter the second round of women's doubles at Wimbledon. Meanwhile, Purav Raja and Divij Sharan overcame Joao Sousa and Kyle Edmund 7-6(2), 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (6) in the men's doubles first round.
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newstennis23 days ago

Wimbledon Draw: Murray and Kerber seeded 1st, Federer seeded 3rd

The seedings for the top 32 players in men’s and women’s singles were announced today with Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber getting the top seed in their respective draws. John Peers/Henri Kontinen and Bethanie Mattek-Sands/Lucie Safarova were seeded No. 1 in men's & women's doubles respectively.
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newstennis2 months ago

French Open | Rohan Bopanna / Gabriela Dabrowski beat Sania Mirza / Ivan Dodig to enter semi finals

Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski entered the semifinals of the mixed doubles event at the ongoing French Open with a 6-3, 6-4 straight-sets win over Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig of Croatia. With this defeat, Mirza’s campaign at Roland Garros came to an end.
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newstennis2 months ago

French Open Roundup | Djokovic and Nadal advance;Tsonga crashes out

Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal registered straight set victories over Robin Hasse and Joao Sousa respectively on day 4 of the ongoing French Open. Meanwhile, it was a mixed day for India as Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna advanced in doubles while Sania Mirza and Yaroslava Shvedova crashed out.
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newstennis2 months ago

French Open Doubles draw roundup| Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky to face Marcos Baghdatis and Gilles Muller

Leander Paes and Scott Lipsky are set to open their French Open campaign against Marcos Baghdatis and Gilles Muller. Should the Indo-American duo get past their first round opponents, they’re set to face a tough challenge in the form of number one seeds Henri Kontinen and John Peers.
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newstennis3 months ago

Bhupathi-Paes feud turns ugly after players take row to social media

The relationship between Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi has always been a tumultuous one. However, this time the duo have gone too far with Leander Paes opening accusing Bhupathi of dropping him for personal reasons and the latter releasing private Whatsapp messages between the two to the media.
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