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12 September, 2017 9:35 PM Rafael Nadal speaks out against Catalan independence

Madrid: Spanish tennis world number one Rafael Nadal has criticised plans for an independence referendum called by Catalonia`s pro-separatist government for October 1. The referendum is deemed illegal by the Spanish government and the country`s Constitutional Court. "I think what is happening on October 1 ought not to take place because, from my point 42

11 September, 2017 3:13 AM US Open: Best Season Of My Career, Says Rafael Nadal After 16th Grand Slam Title

Rafael Nadal described the year 2017 as "one of the best of his career" on Sunday after winning a third US Open and 16th Grand Slam. World number one Nadal defeated South Africa's world number 32 Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 in a brutally one-sided final during which he did not face a break point. Nadal also claimed an unprecedented 10th French Open in June after 29

11 September, 2017 2:05 AM Rafael Nadal beats Kevin Anderson for third US Open title, 16th major

NEW YORK: Rafael Nadal against Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final shaped up as quite a mismatch - and that's exactly what it was. With his game at a high level at the end of an unusually easy path through a Grand Slam field, Nadal overwhelmed first-time major finalist Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to win his third championship at Flushing Meadows 34

9 September, 2017 2:55 AM Nadal defeats del Potro, to face Anderson for US Open title

The 31-year-old Spanish lefthander, seeking his third US Open crown. World No. 1 Rafael Nadal beat Argentina's 24th seeded Juan Martin del Potro 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2 in the semifinal of the US Open 2017 championships. He will meet South Africa's first time-finalist Kevin Anderson in the final on Sunday. del Potro, who ousted Roger Federer in the quarter 24

7 September, 2017 4:46 AM Del Potro stuns Federer at US Open

The 28-year-old Argentine will face world number one Nadal in the semi-finals on Friday Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again on Wednesday, stunning five-champion Roger Federer and shattering hopes of a first New York showdown between the Swiss legend and Rafael Nadal. The Argentine giant, who won his only Grand Slam title in the city in 2009 by beating 18

6 September, 2017 9:15 PM Garbine Muguruza becomes 24th player in history of WTA to earn the No.1 ranking

New Delhi: With first-seeded Karolina Pliskova losing her quarter-final encounter 6-7 (4-7), 3-6 to American 20th seed CoCo Vandeweghe in the Flushing Meadows in US Opne 2017, the Czech international lost her World No.1 title as she failed to defend her points. Ergo, Garbiñe Muguruza is all set to take the top spot when the new WTA rankings would release 33

1 September, 2017 11:31 AM US Open 2017, Day 5: Preview, live streaming, live telecast, timings in IST

New Delhi: US Open 2017 action continues on Friday as it will be Day 5 in the tournament and the first time that we have Round 3 matches. There will be two major women’s stars that will take court. American icon and ninth seed Venus Williams will play Maria Sakkari at the Arthur Ashe Stadium. Then we will also see unseeded Russian star Maria Sharapova 37

28 August, 2017 10:55 AM Rafael Nadal tops ATP charts for second week

Paris: Rafael Nadal attacks the US Open which starts Monday as world number one for the second week running. The Spaniard took over the ATP rankings summit last week for the first time since July 2014. The 31-year-old, aiming for his second Grand Slam of the season in New York after his success in the French Open, tops the latest ATP charts released 29

17 August, 2017 4:18 PM Donaldson has the measure of Ramkumar

Important results: Men: Second round: Jared Donaldson bt Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-4, 2-6, 6-4; Rafael Nadal bt Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-4; Frances Tiafoe bt Alexander Zverev 4-6, 6-3, 6-4; Grigor Dimitrov bt Feliciano Lopez 7-6(5), 6-4; Juan Martin del Potro bt Mitchell Krueger 6-4, 6-4; Nick Kyrgios bt Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-3, 7-6(6); Albert Ramos-Vinolas 17

17 July, 2017 3:16 AM Roger Federer, From Mr Angry To Mr Perfect

Roger Federer won his eighth Wimbledon crown without dropping a set. From racquet-smashing enfant terrible with a bad attitude and ill-advised ponytail to universally respected sporting role model and modern icon, Roger Federer has come a long, long way. Fourteen years after winning his first Grand Slam title at Wimbledon, Federer clinched an historic 37