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10 September, 2018 8:48 AM Simona Halep Stays No.1 In WTA Rankings, Naomi Osaka Enters Top 10

Romania's Simona Halep continued to lead Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released on Monday, ahead of Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki. Osaka's victory also made her the first Japanese to win a Grand Slam title, leaving her with a record of two wins and no losses against the world's top female tennis player, as she had previously beat Williams 33

2 September, 2018 7:18 PM Serena Williams squares off against Kanepi on U.S. Open day seven

NEW YORK: Serena Williams returns to the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Sunday to take on unseeded Estonian Kaia Kanepi in the last 16 of the U.S. Open, while men`s top seed Rafael Nadal and defending women`s champion Sloane Stephens are also in action. Williams has never dropped a set in four previous meetings with Kanepi, the last of which was at the 2014 U.S. Open, but the Estonian 51

22 August, 2018 6:26 AM Badminton ace PV Sindhu is world's seventh highest paid female athlete

Top-seeded Indian badminton player PV Sindhu is the seventh 'Highest-Paid Female Athletes' for the year 2018, according to a list by Forbes. The 23-year-old's total earning stands at $8.5 million, with primary sources of income being badminton championships and endorsements. “The Indian badminton player burst on the scene with a silver medal at the 2016 Summer 47

20 August, 2018 6:38 AM Kiki Bertens Stuns World No.1 Simona Halep To Win Cincinnati WTA Title

"I've lost three finals here, but maybe I will able to win one at this tournament because I love to play here," said Halep, who fell to Serena Williams in the 2015 final of the hardcourt US Open tuneup and to Garbine Muguruza in the title match last year. "I had match ball, so I was there," Helep said. "I didn't take my chance. In the third set I was empty 108

13 August, 2018 4:09 AM World Number One Simona Halep Beats Sloane Stephens To Take Montreal Crown

Halep had taken the first set on a tie-break, after saving four set points against American third seed Stephens. Halep made the stronger start, dictating rallies from the baseline to race into a 4-1 lead after twice breaking Stephens in the opening five games. Yet reigning US Open champion Stephens rallied superbly to claw her way back into the contest 53

7 July, 2018 2:55 PM World No.1 Simona Halep Knocked Out In Wimbledon Third Round By Hsieh Su-Wei

World number one and French Open champion Simona Halep was knocked out of Wimbledon on Saturday, losing to Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 in the third round. Hsieh, the world number 48, battled back from 2-5 down in the final set and halted Halep who served for the match at 5-3 in the decider. It will be Hsieh's first appearance in the last 16 of a Slam where 53

1 June, 2018 3:05 PM Shrivalli misses wild card, but has fine experience

B. Shrivalli Rashmikaa missed the girls’ wild card for the French Open junior tennis championship, in a three-nation competition at Rolland Garros, but had the unforgettable experience of competing on the Grand Slam courts in Paris, and met some of the top players including Serena Williams and Simona Halep. The Indian champion of the Rendezvous Roland 40

30 May, 2018 9:31 AM French Open 2018: Serena Williams returns to action

Serena Williams has not played a major tournament since winning a 23rd title at the 2017 Australian Open, having given birth to her daughter Alexis in September. Paris: Former world number one Serena Williams returns to Grand Slam action for the first time in over 15 months, when she goes up against Czech Kristyna Pliskova in the French Open first round 335

20 May, 2018 3:41 PM Svitolina sweeps past Halep

Underlines her status as a top contender at Roland Garros Elina Svitolina underlined her status as a top favourite at Roland Garros by sweeping aside Simona Halep 6-0, 6-4 to successfully defend her Italian Open crown on Sunday. In a repeat of last year’s final at the Foro Italico, Ukrainian Svitolina, seeded fourth, was up against Halep a day after 95

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 220