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Tennis world number four Stan Wawrinka (File | AP)
Injured US Open champ Stan Wawrinka out of Montreal, Cincinnati

The 32-year-old Stan Wawrinka pulled out of the forthcoming Montreal and Cincinnati tournaments with a knee injury.

03 Aug 2017

19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer (File | AP)
Federer to make first Montreal appearance since 2011

The Rogers Cup event marks the 35-year-old Swiss star's first tune-up event for the US Open, which starts August 28.

02 Aug 2017

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova |AP
Petra Kvitova looking forward to busy US Open build-up

The Czech was sidelined for six months after a knife-wielding burglar at her home left her with severe left hand injuries that threatened her career.

02 Aug 2017

Indian Davis cup players Rohan Bopanna and Prajnesh Gunneswaran with Non playing Captain Mahesh Bhupathi and Coach Jeeshan Ali. (File | PTI)
India Davis Cup team to train in New York before Canada tie

The last time India featured in World Group was in 2011 when the team lost 1-4 to powerhouse Serbia in the first round.

02 Aug 2017

Tennis world number 22 Gael Monfils. | AFP File Photo
Gael Monfils peaking for ATP Citi Open defence, eyes US Open

Having shaken off injuries the flamboyant Frenchman meets Indian qualifier Yuki Bhambri in a second-round match.

02 Aug 2017

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova (File | AP)
Maria Sharapova battles into second round at Stanford

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova made a battling return to US hard courts on Monday with a 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 victory over American Jennifer Brady.

01 Aug 2017

23-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams (File | AP)
Serena Williams serves ace for black women's equal pay

Serena who has spoken candidly about sexism and racism wrote a nearly 1,000-word essay in Fortune magazine to mark Black Women's Equal Pay Day.

01 Aug 2017

Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic (File | AP)
Novak Djokovic drops a place to fifth in ATP rankings

Britain Andy Murray remains top ahead of Rafael Nadal with Roger Federer third.

31 Jul 2017

Czech Republic's Katerina Siniakova celebrates after defeting Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki in their singles final match in Bastad. | AP
Katerina Siniakova condemns Caroline Wozniacki to fifth final defeat of year

For 21-year-old Siniakova, the world number 56, it was a second career title after her maiden triumph in Shenzhen last year.

31 Jul 2017

Fabio Fognini of Italy celebrates with the trophy after winning the final match against Yannick Hanfmann of Germany. | AP
Fabio Fognini wins his fifth ATP title

Fabio Fognini beat Yannick Hanfmann 6-4, 7-5 in the Gstaad ATP tournament final to win his fifth tour title.

30 Jul 2017

India's Purav Raja (L) and Divij Sharan (R)  | AFP
Divij-Raja pair out of Atlanta Open with semi-final defeat

Divij Sharan and Purav Raja's impressive run at the Atlanta Open ended with a semifinal defeat at the hands of Wesley Koolhof and Artem Sitak.

30 Jul 2017

John Isner (File | AP)
John Isner advances to Atlanta ATP final

Second-seeded John Isner powered past Wimbledon quarter-finalist Gilles Muller 6-4, 6-2 to reach the final.

30 Jul 2017

Robin Haase of the Netherland's during his quarter final match against David Goffin of Belgium at the Swiss Open tennis tournament. I AP
Robin Haase upset top seed David Goffin at Swiss Open

Haase upset Belgium's Goffin 7-5, 6-1 in the last eight of the men's singles event of the Swiss Open tennis competition.

29 Jul 2017

Former World Number 1 Maria Sharapova  (File|AP)
Maria Sharapova gets another wildcard, will play in Cincinnati Masters

Maria Sharapova’s dreams of bringing her career back on track received a major boost, as she received another wild card entry into the Cincinnati WTA tournament.

28 Jul 2017

Nikolaos Philippoussis, the father of retired Australian tennis star Mark Philippoussis, listens during his arraignment at the Vista Courthouse (AP)
Father of tennis star Mark Philippoussis pleads not guilty to molestation charges

Nikolaos Salvator Philippoussis, 68 is being held on $9.2 million bail and was ordered to surrender his passport in the event that he posts bail and is released.

28 Jul 2017

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova (File | AP)
Passion for game has only grown stronger post doping ban: Maria Sharapova 

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has hit back at her critics and said that her 15-month doping ban has only fueled her passion for the game. 

27 Jul 2017

Nikolaos Philippoussis sits in the stands watching his son, Mark Philippoussis, play in the Hopman Cup tennis tournament in Perth, Australia.|AP
Father of Australian tennis star Mark Philippoussis accused of child abuse

The father of retired Australian tennis star Mark Philippoussis was being held on USD 2.5 million bail in San Diego.

27 Jul 2017

Tennis player Novak Djokovic gestures, during a press conference in Belgrade, Serbia. | AP
Novak Djokovic hopes to imitate take-a-break Roger Federer

Djokovic will eventually see his world ranking slip to around the 15 mark -- his first trip outside the top 10 since March 2007.

27 Jul 2017

Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic (File | AP)
Novak Djokovic out of US Open with elbow injury

Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic will miss the rest of the season with an elbow injury.

26 Jul 2017

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza. | Express File Photo
Mithali Raj ‘incredible ambassador’ for cricket: Sania Mirza

Mirza recently played at the Wimbledon Open in the doubles category but crashed out in the third round of the women's’ doubles category.

26 Jul 2017

Defending champ Duan Yingying dumped out of Jiangxi Open

Russian-born Rodionova saw off the world-ranked 64 Duan in straight sets, 7-5, 6-4, in one hour and 42 minutes.

25 Jul 2017