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Nadal advances to Monte Carlo semi-finals

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin (France), April 20 (IANS) Spain’s Rafael Nadal managed to eke out a 7-6 (7-1), 6-3 win against Guido Pella of Argentina to secure a berth in the semi-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters, an…

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Vicario to be ambassador for TCSW10K Bengaluru

Bengaluru, April 17 (IANS) Former women’s World No. 1 tennis player Arantxa Sanchez Vicario was on Wednesday announced as the international event ambassador for IAAF Gold Label Tata Consultancy Services World 10K here. The Spanish…


Rohit wins Roland-Garros eSeries India-leg

Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Roland-Garros, BNP Paribas and BIGBEN on Saturday announced Rohit Thakur as the winner of second edition of India leg of the Roland-Garros eSeries, an e-sport competition played on the Tennis World…


Poonacha, Humeira win in AITA tennis titles

Kolkata, April 13 (IANS) Local girl Yubrani Banerjee failed to impress as she faltered in the women’s singles final of the Central Excise Open AITA Men’s & Women’s National Ranking Tennis Tournament, at the synthetic…





Roland-Garros Jr Wild Card Series from April 29

New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The French Tennis Federation (FFT), organisers of the worlds premier clay court event — Roland-Garros, in association with the All India Tennis Association (AITA), on Friday announced that the fifth…



Qualifier Vidit enters quarters of tennis meet

Kolkata, April 10 (IANS) Qualifier Vidit Vagela’s dream run continued on Wednesday as he entered the men’s singles quarterfinal of the Central Excise Open AITA National Ranking Tennis Tournament at the synthetic courts of the…


Yubrani survives scare to scrape past Sahwney

Kolkata, April 9 (IANS) Local girl Yubrani Banerjee survived a scare to eventually scrape past unseeded Kaavya Sahwney 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the opening round of the women’s singles event at Central Excise Open AITA…



Muguruza in Monterrey Open final, beats Rybarikova

Monterrey (Mexico), April 7 (IANS) Spain’s Garbi?e Muguruza defeated Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova 6-2, 6-3 to reach the final of the Monterrey Open, where she will clash with Belarusian Victoria Azarenka to defend her title, reports…





Miami Open: Bautista Agut eliminates Djokovic

Miami, March 27 (IANS) Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut, ranked 25th in the world, became the surprise of the ninth day at the Miami Open Masters 1000, overcoming the world number one Serbian Novak Djokovic 1-6,…