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13 June, 2018 1:19 PM Prajnesh Gunneswaran shocks Shapovalov in ATP Mercedes Cup

Indian Davis Cupper Prajnesh Gunneswaran on Wednesday earned the biggest win of his career by stunning world number 23 Denis Shapovalov in the opening round of the ATP Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart. The left-handed Indian shocked the Canadian sixth seed 7-6(6) 2-6 6-3 in the opening round of the Euro 729,340 grass court event. Prajnesh, who had won the decisive 25

18 May, 2018 6:03 PM Rafael Nadal bounces back from slow start to reach Rome semis

Rome: Rafael Nadal continued his clay domination on Friday, rallying from a set down to reach the Italian Open semi-finals with a 4-6 6-1 6-2 victory over Fabio Fognini. The world number two needs to lift an eighth career title at the Foro Italico on Sunday to return to the top of the ATP rankings after losing that position to Roger Federer last week. Spaniard 53

14 May, 2018 5:08 PM Federer back as No. 1

Rafael Nadal’s surprise quarterfinal exit at the Madrid Masters has seen the Spaniard replaced as World No. 1 by Roger Federer in the latest ATP rankings. Federer returns to the top spot despite not having played since March. Former World No. 1 Novak Djokovic slipped six places to 18th after his second-round defeat in Madrid, his lowest ranking since 36

29 April, 2018 6:16 PM Rafael Nadal storms past teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas to win 11th Barcelona title

World number one Rafael Nadal made light work of Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Barcelona Open final 6-2 6-1 on Sunday, lifting the trophy for a record-extending 11th time. Tsitsipas, 19, is the second-youngest player in the ATP top 100. Like Nadal, he had reached the final without dropping a set, knocking out world number seven Dominic 49

14 April, 2018 3:05 PM Karlovic rallies past Kyrgios

Becomes the oldest ATP semifinalist since Jimmy Connors in 1993 Croatia’s 39-year-old Ivo Karlovic became the oldest ATP semifinalist since Jimmy Connors in 1993 by rallying past Australian Nick Kyrgios on Friday at the US Men’s Clay Court Championships. World No. 88 Karlovic blasted 18 aces to defeat the 22-year-old Aussie fourth seed 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 in 92 minutes 36

4 April, 2018 2:27 PM Novak Djokovic splits with coaches Andre Agassi and Radek Stepanek

The 12-time Grand Slam winner lost his opening game at the ATP Miami Masters last month, the latest setback for the Serbian star as he bids to return from the elbow injury that sidelined him for six months. Belgrade: Former world number one Novak Djokovic, struggling back from a long injury lay-off, confirmed on Wednesday that he had split with his coaches 49

20 March, 2018 5:55 AM Yuki advances in Miami qualifiers, Ramkumar ousted

Yuki Bhambri beats Argentina’s Renzo Olivo in straight sets Continuing his imperious form, Yuki Bhambri crushed Argentina’s Renzo Olivo in straight sets to move into the final round of the ATP Miami Masters qualifiers but Ramkumar Ramanathan was ousted from the high-profile tournament. Yuki, who qualified for the Indian Wells Masters and went on to scalp 22

16 March, 2018 8:27 AM Indian Wells: Roger Federer Beats Hyeon Chung To Reach Semi-Finals

Roger Federer, who is seeking a record sixth Indian Wells title, extended his win streak to 16 straight matches. Defending champ Roger Federer equalled his best start to a season with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Hyeon Chung to book his spot in the semi-finals of the Indian Wells Masters on Thursday. Federer, who is seeking a record sixth Indian Wells title 45

15 March, 2018 9:15 AM Roger Federer breezes into quarters, Simona Halep makes semis at Indian Wells

California: World No. 1 Roger Federer defeated unseeded Jeremy Chardy, of France, 7-5, 6-4 in the fourth round of the ATP Indian Wells Masters on Wednesday. Federer is off to one of his best career starts to a season and is now 15-0 in 2018. Federer advances to the quarter-finals where he will face South Korea`s Chung Hyeon who defeated 30th seeded Pablo 48

10 March, 2018 2:56 PM Bhambri beats Mahut to enter second round

Halep, Pliskova advance, Muguruza suffers shock defeat India’s Yuki Bhambri fought his way to a straight-sets win over experienced Frenchman Nicolas Mahut in the men’s singles first round at the BNP Paribas Open here. Bhambri, ranked 110, defeated World No. 101 Mahut 7-5, 6-3 in an hour and 41 minutes. It was their first meeting on the ATP tour and both had qualified 40