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18 November, 2017 5:10 PM Mumbai Open: Indian girls find the going tough

Pranjala, Riya , Nidhi Chilumula and Natasha Palha bow out When Elina Svitolina won the $125,000 WTA event, held last time in India in Pune in 2012, she was aged 18, and ranked around 150, with dreams of making it big. Five years later, when the $125,000 WTA event returns to India here in Mumbai, the 23-year-old Svitolina has reached No. 6 in the world 27

16 November, 2017 4:44 PM Paes & Purav fight back

Top seeds Leander Paes and Purav Raja bounced back from 4-1 down to beat lucky losers Alexander Brown and Ezekiel Clark of the United States 6-4, 6-1 in the pre-quarterfinals of the $75,000 Challenger tennis tournament. In the $125,000 WTA Taipei Open, Prarthana Thombare and Luksika Kumkhum of Thailand were beaten 6-2, 4-6, [10-8] by Monique Adamczak 18

16 November, 2017 1:24 PM Here's How Sania Mirza Rang In Her 31st Birthday

Guess where the tennis champion celebrated her birthday in Dubai? Just weeks ago, Dubai saw Malaika Arora ring in her birthday in the city at the beautiful Jumeirah Al Naseem hotel. It seems the city is becoming a favourite birthday destination for celebrities. Yesterday, ace tennis champion Sania Mirza celebrated her 31st birthday with close friends 43

16 November, 2017 4:55 AM Serena Williams to marry Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian today

Washington: Tennis legend Serena Williams will marry Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian on Thursday, the media reported. The couple will wed in New Orleans, Xinhua reported citing People magazine. According to the Daily Mail, the wedding will take place at the city's Contemporary Arts Center. The winner of 23 Grand Slam singles titles has been engaged 35

15 November, 2017 4:14 PM Table tennis: Fifth title for Preyesh, second success for Deepit

Suhana Saini and Trisha Gogoi crown themselves with glory Top seed S. Preyesh Raj of Tamil Nadu continued his unbeaten run in cadet boys all through the national season to cap off the fifth zonal title by winning the 11Even Sports West Zone National ranking table tennis tournament on Wednesday. The southpaw, however, failed to convert it into a double 13

15 November, 2017 3:13 PM Prarthana & Luksika advance

NEW DELHI: Prarthana Thombare, in partnership with Asian Games gold medallist Luksika Kumkhum of Thailand reached the doubles quarterfinals of the $125,000 Taipei Open WTA tennis tournament on Wednesday. The Indo-Thai pair will play third seeds Monique Adamczak of Australia and Naomi Broady of Great Britain in the quarterfinals. Ankita Raina made the pre-quarterfinals 17

13 November, 2017 4:44 AM Rafael Nadal presented with ATP World No. 1 award

Tennis player Rafael Nadal was presented with the ATP World No. 1 award on the court during the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena here. London: Tennis player Rafael Nadal was presented with the ATP World No. 1 award on the court during the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena here. The 31-year-old Spaniard, who replaced Andy Murray of Britain at No. 1 on August 44

4 November, 2017 7:20 PM Sriram and Vishnu clinch title

Sriram Balaji and Vishnu Vardhan won the doubles title in the $75,000 Challenger tennis tournament on Saturday. It was a return to winning ways for the Indian pair, which beat fourth seeds Austin Krajicek and Jackson Withrow of the United States 7-6(3), 7-6(3) in the final. Vishnu, thrilled at winning a title after losing the last four tournaments in the first 29

4 November, 2017 3:38 PM Sharath & Sathiyan get a bronze

India’s premier table tennis pair of A. Sharath Kamal and G. Sathiyan won a bronze medal in the prestigious 2017 Challenge Belgium Open here. The Indians lost in the semifinals to the second-seeded duo from Germany, Patrick Franziska and Ricardo Walther, 3-2 to settle for a bronze. Sharath Kamal and Sathiyan lost the first game 7-11 but came back strongly 17

4 November, 2017 2:43 PM See pic: Mohammed Siraj makes debut, breaks down during national anthem

To everyone's surprise, the uncapped pair of batsman Shreyas Iyer and fast bowler Mohammed Siraj were, also named. On Saturday, Ravi Shastri handed over India cap to Siraj, as the Hyderabad quick made his debut and replaced Ashish Nehra, who is now retired from international cricket. As he took the field for the first time in India colours, Siraj could 38