Tag Archives: Tennis


First title for Paes-Raja duo at Knoxville Challenger

Paes-Raja win second Challenger in a row

PUNE: Leander Paes and Purav Raja won their second successive ATP Challenger title as they triumphed in the $75,000 event in Champaign, Illinois, in the US on Saturday. Top seeds Paes and Raja defeated South...

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Fenesta National tennis championship

Fenesta National tennis championship: Haadin has the measure...

Second seed Haadin Bava put his best game on display to oust two-time finalist and favourite Arjun Kadhe 7-5, 6-7(6), 6-3 in the men’s quarterfinals of the Fenesta National tennis championship at the DLTA Complex...

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China Open

Ruthless Halep ousts Sharapova from China Open

BEIJING: Maria Sharapova opened up on the despair she feels in defeat after she was ruthlessly knocked out of the China Open in the third round by Romania’s Simona Halep on Wednesday. The world number...

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Hopman Cup

Roger Federer back for Switzerland at Hopman Cup...

Roger Federer will return to partner Belinda Bendic for Switzerland at the Hopman Cup, while Japan will make its first appearance in 16 years at the international mixed team event. After the last Hopman Cup,...

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Sudipta knocks out Kaavya

Top tennis players give Nationals a miss

It will be difficult to fault someone like Riya Bhatia, if she opts to compete in the international circuit, instead of defending her national title. The 20-year-old had won both the national hard-court and grass-court...

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Wuhan Open

Karolina Pliskova stunned by Ashleigh Barty, bows out...

Ashleigh Barty pulled off a major upset against former world number one Karolina Pliskova in the quarter-finals of the Wuhan Open on Thursday, downing the number three seed 4-6, 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (7/2). Barty, ranked...

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Chinese Taipei

Divij in semifinals

Divij Sharan and Yen-Hsun Lu of Chinese Taipei, made the semifinals of the $1,138,910 ATP Tour event in China on Thursday. The results: $1,138,910 ATP, Chengdu, China: Doubles (quarterfinals): Yen-Hsun Lu (Tpe) & Divij Sharan...

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Women's Laver Cup would

Women’s Laver Cup would be ‘awesome’, says Muguruza

WUHAN: A Laver Cup-style tournament would be “awesome” for women’s tennis, world number one Garbine Muguruza said, but warned it would be difficult to schedule in an already packed calendar. Muguruza said she had seen...

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Futures Tennis

पहली बार विश्व के 377 युगल खिलाड़ियों में...

शहर के लक्षित और चंद्रिल सूद ने कोयंबटूर में खेली गई फ्यूचर्स टेनिस के युगल वर्ग का खिताब जीत लिया। 24 सितंबर को प्रतियोगिता समाप्त हुई। इस वर्ष दोनों ने युगल वर्ग के चार अंतरराष्ट्रीय...

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WTA Future Stars Tournament

WTA Future Stars Tournament: Pune girl to represent...

Pune girl Salsa Aher would represent the country at the WTA Future Stars Tournament to be held in Singapore from October 16 to 23. The tournament would see top Under-16 and Under-14 players from 24...

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