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2 August, 2018 11:45 PM Andrea Petkovic astonishes Sloane Stephens at Citi Open

Sloane Stephens’ preparations for her U.S. Open title defense suffered a setback on Wednesday when she was shocked 2-6 6-4 6-2 by German Andrea Petkovic in the second round of the Citi Open. The second seed’s exit left the tournament without its two main drawcards after Caroline Wozniacki pulled out on Tuesday with a leg injury. After a straight set, yet workmanlike 38

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 49

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 39

5 May, 2018 6:47 PM Tough greens take toll as Anirban Lahiri misses cut at Wells Fargo, Tiger Woods makes it

Charlotte (USA): The firm and tough greens took a toll on Anirban Lahiri as the Indian missed the cut at the Wells Fargo Championship after shooting 76-74 in the first two rounds, even as the legendary Tiger Woods managed to make it. Peter Malnati (67-68) was at his best over the last three holes yesterday and finished with a 3-under 68 for a one-shot 44

3 May, 2018 4:32 PM Former champion Serena Williams withdraws from Madrid Open

Former world number one Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Madrid Open as she continues to regain full fitness ahead of the French Open later this month, the tournament`s organisers said on Thursday. The 36-year-old, who won the Madrid Open in 2012 and 2013, returned to the WTA tour in March after giving birth to her first child last September 55

3 May, 2018 1:31 PM Serena Williams Pulls Out Of Madrid Open

Serena Williams has pulled out of the Madrid WTA tournament due to a high fever, organisers said Thursday. "Unfortunately I have had to pull out of Madrid because I have had a fever and I don't feel 100 percent," the official Mutua Madrid Open site quoted Williams as saying. The 36-year-old 23-time Grand Slam winner made the decision shortly before the main draw. The tennis 47

30 April, 2018 11:38 PM Victoria Azarenka back in Europe after US custody battle

Paris: Former world number one Victoria Azarenka is returning to compete in Europe after a custody battle over her son prevented her from leaving the United States. The 28-year-old Belarus star confirmed she would be lining up at the Madrid Open from May 5 in a post on Twitter on Monday. "Mommy and Leo's adventures begin. Europe here we come. First stop - see you in Madrid 222

18 April, 2018 3:22 PM Djokovic digs deep to beat Coric

Nishikori continues his comeback with an impressive win Novak Djokovic needed 10 match points to claim a hard-fought straight-sets victory over the dangerous Borna Coric on Wednesday, setting up a Monte Carlo Masters third-round clash with Dominic Thiem. The 12-time Grand Slam champion, playing only his fourth tournament since Wimbledon last July after 37

26 March, 2018 3:52 PM Cilic survives Pospisil scare

Dimitrov falls to Chardy; Bopanna-Vasselin duo exit Croatian second seed Marin Cilic survived a tough examination by Canadian Vasek Pospisil to reach the fourth round of the Miami Open with a 7-5, 7-6(4) victory after nearly two hours on Sunday. But the tournament, with World No. 1 Roger Federer already ousted, lost another high-ranked player when Bulgarian 68

25 March, 2018 3:34 AM Roger Federer Says He Won't Play Clay Court Season, Skips French Open

It's the second straight year that Roger Federer will forego a clay-court campaign. Roger Federer won't go for a 21st Grand Slam title at the French Open, with the 36-year-old Swiss great saying on Saturday he'll skip the clay-court season. Federer confirmed the plan after falling 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7/4) to Australian qualifier Thanasi Kokkinakis in the second 54