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21 June, 2018 5:09 PM Roger Federer Saves Two Match Points To Reach Halle Open Quarterfinals

World number one Roger Federer kept his quest for a 10th Halle grasscourt title alive by saving two match points to defeat France's Benoit Paire 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (9/7) and make the quarter-finals on Thursday. It was a tough fight on Thursday, however, with the 36-year-old missing two match points in the final-set tiebreak and then saving two for Paire 44

19 June, 2018 3:23 PM Novak Djokovic Cruises At Queen's, Andy Murray Set To Return

With Wimbledon starting on July 2, Novak Djokovic is desperate to improve his lacklustre 14-8 record in 2018. Dogged by rumours that he no longer has the motivation to return to the top, the 12-time Grand Slam winner decided to start his bid for a fourth Wimbledon crown by accepting a Queen's wild card. With Wimbledon starting on July 2, Djokovic was desperate 56

18 June, 2018 7:26 PM Roger Federer Needs 10th Halle Title To Stay Atop Rankings

In order to stay ahead of rival Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer must now win the Halle trophy That's just fine for the Swiss, confident in his game after claiming his 98th career title on Sunday over Milos Raonic. "I'm up for it. I'm the holder here anyway, so my goal has always been to defend the title. "That might take my mind off of number one a little 73

15 June, 2018 4:07 PM Roger Federer Into Stuttgart Open Semis, Closes On No.1 Spot

Roger Federer needs to win one more match in Stuttgart to return to the No.1 spot for the second time this season. Federer is aiming for a first title in Stuttgart after losing in the 2016 semis to Dominic Thiem and going out in an opening match a year ago to longtime friend Tommy Haas. The 36-year-old won his 19th match from 21 played this season as his Wimbledon 44

14 June, 2018 4:29 PM Prajnesh falls to Pella

€729,340 Mercedes Cup ATP, Stuttgart: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Philipp Petschner & Tim Puetz (Ger) bt Sriram Balaji & Vishnu Vardhan 6-2, 3-6, [10-7]. €127,000 Challenger men, Nottingham: Pre-quarterfinals: Ramkumar Ramanathan bt Tobias Kamke (Ger) 7-6(1), 6-3. Doubles (quarterfinals): Austin Krajicek (USA) & Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan bt Adrian Menendez-Maceiras 32

13 June, 2018 4:29 PM TOPS: Divij in, Bhambri out

Yuki Bhambri’s decision not to participate in the Asian Games and instead concentrate on his professional career has resulted in the Sports Ministry dropping him from the list of athletes funded and supported under the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) (TOPS). Instead the Mission Olympic Cell (MOC), responsible for periodic review of performances and training 40

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 30

2 June, 2018 4:27 PM Adil loses in semifinals

The fine run of lucky loser Adil Kalyanpur came to an end, as he was beaten 6-1, 6-4 by sixth seed Emil Ruusuvuori of Finland in the semifinals of the $15,000 ITF men’s Futures tennis tournament in Santa Margarida de Montbui, Spain, on Saturday. Against an opponent who was serving well, Adil converted the only breakpoint he forced, and dropped serve 38

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 55

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 38