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4 September, 2015 12:53 PM US Open Tennis 2015 Schedule: TV, Live Stream Info for Friday's Draw

"When you play good, all the things go easy,” he said, per the Wall Street Journal's Tom Perrotta. “You lose a little here, a little here—you lose a little confidence, a little coordination. When you’re nervous and you’re like this, you cannot hit the ball.” Nadal has seemed fairly in control so far at the U.S. Open. He avenged a shocking 2014 loss to then 17-year-old 19

3 September, 2015 9:54 AM Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna move up in US Open

Indian men's tennis pair of Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna have advanced in the mixed doubles and men's doubles events at the US Open respectively. The fourth seeded pair of Leander Paes and Martina Hingis made short work of Americans Claire Liu and Taylor Harry Fritz 6-2, 6-2 at the Flushing Meadows here on Wednesday. The Indo-Swiss duo was in complete 66

3 September, 2015 7:21 AM Paes, Bopanna advance in US Open

NEW YORK: Indian tennis stars enjoyed a successful start in the US Open as veteran Leander Paes entered the mixed doubles second round while Rohan Bopanna also won his opening tie in the men's doubles competition here. Paes, along with Martina Hingis, eased past the local pair of Taylor Harry Fritz and C Lui 6-2, 6-2 in the first round encounter on Court 25

1 September, 2015 4:56 PM Have understood that Test cricket is no child's play: Ashwin

COLOMBO: Man of the series Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday said that he has focussed more on Test cricket during the last one year as he has come to terms with the fact that longer format is no 'Child's Play'. "The last 10-12 months I have focused more on Test cricket. I came to terms with the fact that Test cricket is no Child's Play. I wanted to be serious 21

1 September, 2015 12:26 PM Champions Tennis League from Nov 23-Dec 6

New Delhi: The second season of the Champions Tennis League (CTL) will be held from November 23 to December 6, its founder and former player Vijay Amritraj said here on Tuesday. "We are doing the league from November 23-December 6 this season. There are a few changes this time. The event duration has been increased from 10 days to 14 days. We will be making 13

31 August, 2015 8:45 AM 10 things about new home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi

NEW DELHI: Senior IAS officer Rajiv Mehrishi was appointed as Union home secretary in place of incumbent L C Goyal, who sought voluntary retirement after taking over the charge seven months ago. 2. Mehrishi was serving as secretary in the department of economic affairs in the ministry of finance. 4. As the Union home secretary, Mehrishi will have a fixed 39

31 August, 2015 3:13 AM US Open: Former champion Maria Sharapova pulls out due to leg injury

Maria Sharapova, winner of five grand slam events, has pulled out of the US Open tennis championships due to a leg injury, the Russian said on Sunday. Sharapova, 28, has not played a match since losing to Serena Williams in the Wimbledon semi-finals in July and withdrew from hardcourt tournaments in Toronto and Cincinnati in August, citing a right leg strain 26

30 August, 2015 3:31 AM KCR and Sonia hails Sania's Khel Ratna award

New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday congratulated Sania Mirza for receiving the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award and said that the tennis star had done the nation proud. Gandhi lauded Sania's commitment and determination and hailed her achievements in the sport. While, the Chief Minister 29

29 August, 2015 8:14 PM Snehal wins singles title

Fifth seed Snehal Mane fought her way past top seed Julia Vulpio of Dominican Republic 5-7, 6-2, 6-2 in the girls’ final of the ITF grade-4 junior tennis tournament at Phoenix, Mauritius, on Friday. Snehal was on the verge of winning the doubles title as the top seed with Vulpio, but the duo lost their way in the tie-break of the second set to lose 4-6, 7-6(5), 10-5 to Alvina 40

29 August, 2015 7:05 PM Sania receives Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award

Arjuna awards was also handed out to many sportspersons, including cricketer Rohit Sharma. In the backdrop of two legal cases, 16 sportspersons and five coaches were among those who were honoured at the National Sports and Adventure Awards ceremony in the Durbar Hall of the Rashtrapati Bhawan here on Saturday. Tennis ace Sania Mirza was conferred the Rajiv 69