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Halep secures year-end No.1 WTA ranking for 2nd year in a row

Madrid, Oct 15 (IANS) Romanian tennis star Simona Halep secured the year-end world No. 1 spot in the WTA rankings for the second year in a row, the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced on Monday….

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Djokovic hails family after Shanghai win

Shanghai, Oct 15 (IANS) Serbian tennis superstar Novak Djokovic, who captured his fourth ATP Shanghai Masters title here, on Monday said that the last three or four months have been “phenomenal”, and his family has…



Halep remains on top of world tennis rankings

Madrid, Oct 15 (IANS) Romania’s Simona Halep continued to lead the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday with 7,421 points, followed by Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki. Angelique Kerber of Germany remained in third place,…


Del Potro fractures right kneecap

Buenos Aires, Oct 15 (IANS) World No. 4 Argentine tennis star Juan Martin del Potro has fractured his right kneecap, initial medical tests said. “It’s a very difficult time… it’s a hard blow that leaves…


Stephens to make 1st WTA Finals appearance

Florida (US), Oct 14 (IANS) For the first time in her career, US tennis player Sloane Stephens has qualified for the upcoming WTA Finals, the season ending, eight-woman tournament to be held in Singapore, the…








Halep maintains top spot in WTA rankings

Madrid, Oct 8 (IANS) Romania’s Simona Halep maintained No. 1 spot in the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday, ahead of Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki. Japan’s Naomi Osaka jumped two positions to the fourth,…


Nadal stays top of ATP rankings

Madrid, Oct 8 (IANS) Spain’s Rafael Nadal continued to lead the men’s Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) world singles rankings released on Monday with 8,260 points, ahead of Switzerland’s Roger Federer. This week’s top 10…






Wozniacki in China Open tennis semis

Beijing, Oct 5 (IANS) Denmark’s Caroline Wozniacki booked her place in the semi-final of the China Open on Friday with an easy victory over the Czech Republics Katerina Siniakova. The world number 2 beat the…