अंकिता रैना ने टेनिस में किया एक पदक पक्का, सेमीफइनल में पहुंची

Wed, 08/22/2018 - 02:45

एशियाई खेलो में भारतीय टेनिस खिलाड़ी अंकिता रैना ने कम से कम कांस्य पदक पक्का कर लिया है। अंकिता ने हांगकांग की खिलाड़ी वोंग चोंग को 6-4,6-1 से मात दे कर सेमीफाइनल में प्रवेश किया।

अंकिता पहले सेट में 3-0 से पिछड़ गयी थी पर जोरदार वापसी करते हुए उन्होंने ने मुकाबला सीधे सेटों में अपने नाम कर लिया।


Family the priority, playing less for more: Federer

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:32

Shanghai, Oct 17, Seeded second, Swiss tennis superstar Roger Federer returned to the Shanghai Rolex Masters after two years and concluded the season's penultimate ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament with his 94th career crown after a fifth consecutive victory over old foe Rafael Nadal in the final.


I'm not insecure, but possessive: Sania Mirza

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:20

Mumbai, Sep 26, Indian star Sania Mirza says that when it comes to her personal life, she is not insecure about her relationships but is possessive about them.


Halep, Venus Williams ease into Wimbledon second round

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 21:10

London, July 3, French Open finallist Simona Halep eased past Marina Erakovic 6-4, 6-1 while American Venus Williams defeated Belgian Elise Mertens 7-6 (7), 6-4 in the opening round at Wimbledon on Monday.


Tennis star Yuki Bhambri vows to break back into top-100

Thu, 12/29/2016 - 21:16

Chennai, Dec 29 (IANS) To avoid the rigours of Aircel Chennai Open qualification, Indias injury-prone tennis player Yuki Bhambri on Thursday vowed to break back into the top-100 in 2017.


Carlos Moya joins Nadal's coaching team

Sun, 12/18/2016 - 06:00

Madrid, Dec 18 (IANS) Carlos Moya, retired former world number one, joined the coaching team of tennis player Rafael Nadal to guide the Spaniard along with Toni Nadal and Francis Roig.


Murray becomes first Briton to top ATP rankings

Sun, 11/06/2016 - 07:14

Paris, Nov 6 (IANS) Andy Murray became the first-ever Briton to earn the world No. 1 spot after Milos Raonic pulled out of the Paris Masters before their semifinal clash here on Saturday due to an injury.


Djokovic withdraws from China Open due to elbow injury

Thu, 09/29/2016 - 04:53

Beijing, Sep 28 (IANS) World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic of Serbia on Wednesday pulled out of next week's China Open due to elbow injury, which means that he will have to wait another year before attempting to win his seventh China Open title.


Sania-Bopanna beaten in mixed doubles

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 21:52

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 14 (IANS) Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna were beaten 1-6, 5-7 by Czechs Lucie Hradecka and Radek Stepanek in the tennis mixed doubles bronze level match at the Rio Olympics here on Sunday.


Here's how to develop future tennis champions

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 14:02

London, July 7 (IANS) Grouping young tennis players according to their physical maturity rather than their chronological age could help us develop future tennis champions, suggests new research.


Nadal pulls out of Wimbledon

Thu, 06/09/2016 - 21:58

Madrid, June 9 (IANS) Former World No.1 Rafael Nadal will miss the Wimbledon tennis tournament with a wrist injury.