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16 March, 2018 10:40 AM Dominic Thiem withdraws from Miami Open due to ankle injury

New Delhi: World number six Dominic Thiem has withdrawn from the Miami Open due to an ankle injury, with the Austrian hoping to return for the claycourt season in Europe next month. The 24-year-old retired while trailing Pablo Cuevas 6-3 4-6 2-4 during his third round match at Indian Wells earlier this week. "Unfortunately I have to pull out from Miami 67

28 February, 2018 6:33 AM Rafael Nadal pulls out of Mexican Open with injury

Acapulco, Mexico: World number two Rafael Nadal pulled out of the Mexican Open on Tuesday, cutting short his comeback from a hip injury when the problem flared up again, he told a press conference. "My goal and hope was to play in this tournament. Unfortunately, in my last training session yesterday, I felt a sharp pain in my leg again," said the 31-year-old 16

26 January, 2018 10:22 AM Federer reaches seventh Australian Open final as Chung retires

Roger Federer has moved to within one win of his 20th Grand Slam singles title after securing his spot in the Australian Open decider when Hyeon Chung retired from their semifinal on Friday night. Defending champion Federer was leading 6-1, 5-2 when Chung retired because of blisters on his left foot. Federer, who spent just over an hour on court, will play No. 6-seeded 29

23 January, 2018 12:29 PM Australian Open 2018: Nadal retires hurt, Cilic advances to semis

Marin Cilic advanced to the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Tuesday after top seed Rafael Nadal retired hurt when trailing 3-6 6-3 6-7(5) 6-2 2-0 in their match at Rod Laver Arena. Nadal took a medical timeout late in the fourth set for treatment on an apparent hip injury and was clearly struggling as he battled on in the evening match. After being 58

17 January, 2018 10:58 AM Australian Open: Dominant Rafael Nadal in Round 3, Caroline Wozniacki pulls off great escape

Melbourne: Dominant Rafael Nadal swept into the Australian Open third round to keep his Grand Slam title hunt on track Wednesday, as Caroline Wozniacki pulled off a great escape to stay in contention. The world number one Spaniard's march towards a 17th Grand Slam crown was never threatened by Argentina's Leonardo Mayer, who took him to a third set tiebreak 59

11 January, 2018 4:23 PM Federer, Djokovic in same half

Nadal, Halep named top seeds for the Australian Open Roger Federer will open his title defence against Slovenia’s Aljaz Bedene and has a potential quarterfinal with David Goffin in the Australian Open. In Thursday’s draw, 36-year-old Federer, bidding for a record 20th Grand Slam title, has a first round encounter with the 51st-ranked Bedene. The Swiss 26

8 January, 2018 11:22 AM Aussies win Ashes 4-0; Heat beat Jazz 103-102

Not in the mood to go through the sports news in detail, but can’t quite get yourself to do away with it either? Here’s what we have to offer: read on to get a summary of all the main sports events. Josh Richardson scored a layup with just about five seconds remaining in the game to give the Miami Heat a thrilling 103-102 victory over the Utah Jazz. In another 29

7 January, 2018 3:22 PM Rafael Nadal intends to compete in Kooyong Classic: Organisers

World No.1 Rafael Nadal of Spain intends to compete in the Kooyong Classic exhibition tennis tournament in Melbourne, the organisers announced on Sunday. The 31-year-old Spaniard is set to compete in the tournament, scheduled to take place between January 9 and 12, after a troublesome elbow injury forced him to withdraw from the Mubadala World Tennis 30

2 January, 2018 4:21 PM Andy Murray pulls out of season-opening Brisbane International

Former world number one Andy Murray has withdrawn from the season-opening Brisbane International in a major setback to his Australian Open preparations. Murray suffered a right hip injury in 2017 and has not played on the ATP tour since losing a tough five-setter to American Sam Querrey in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon. He said on Sunday he felt in great 37

23 December, 2017 3:54 PM Rafael Nadal withdraws from Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Championship

Madrid: Spanish tennis player and world number one, Rafael Nadal, will not compete at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC), the 10th edition of which is starting in Abu Dhabi on December 28, the tournament's organisers confirmed on Saturday. The Spaniard will be replaced by his compatriot, Roberto Bautista Agut, currently world no. 20, reports 27