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5 June, 2018 4:45 PM Three Indian u-14 players for European circuit

Three Indian players — Udit Gogoi, Aman Dahiya and Renne Singla — have been selected to be a part of the eight-member Asian under-14 tennis team for the European circuit, under the Grand Slam Development Fund scheme. The three had done very well in the Asian under-14 championship held recently in Thailand. In the European circuit, the players are scheduled 66

2 June, 2018 4:27 PM Adil loses in semifinals

The fine run of lucky loser Adil Kalyanpur came to an end, as he was beaten 6-1, 6-4 by sixth seed Emil Ruusuvuori of Finland in the semifinals of the $15,000 ITF men’s Futures tennis tournament in Santa Margarida de Montbui, Spain, on Saturday. Against an opponent who was serving well, Adil converted the only breakpoint he forced, and dropped serve 64

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 64

30 May, 2018 9:31 AM French Open: Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin look for winning start

Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna will also play in the mixed doubles event when he begins his campaign at the Rolland Garros along with Hungarian tennis star Timea Babos on Wednesday.  Paris: Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his French partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin will aim to kick-start their French Open campaign on a winning note when they play the round-of- 124

30 May, 2018 9:31 AM French Open: New mum Serena back in the Grand Slam groove in Paris

Paris: Even the Parisian stormclouds cleared for Serena Williams on Tuesday, as the new mother's baby steps back to Grand Slam tennis became a stride into the second round of the French Open. Kristyna Pliskova, who shared the Wimbledon winners' stage with Serena back in 2010 -- the Czech was junior champion as Serena won the real thing that year, played 146

23 May, 2018 7:47 PM Ronaldo retains top spot as world's most popular athlete: ESPN

Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo topped the ESPN World Fame 100 list for a third straight year, pipping American basketball player Lebron James and long-term Argentine rival Lionel Messi. Real Madrid forward Ronaldo, a five-time Ballon d`Or winner, was named the most popular athlete in the world on the basis of his social media following, endorsement 119

19 May, 2018 11:57 AM Balaji & Vishnu triumph

Top seeds Sriram Balaji and Vishnu Vardhan clinched the doubles title in the $75,000 Challenger tennis tournament at Samarkand, Uzbekistan, on Saturday. The Indian pair got a walkover in the final from Mikhail Elgin and Denis Istomin, who had incidentally beaten the other Indian pair of Saketh Myneni and Vijay Sundar Prashanth in the quarterfinals 72

16 May, 2018 3:43 PM Three Indian boys in quarterfinals

The Indian boys continued their domination as three of them made the quarterfinals dropping five games between them in the Asian under-14 tennis championships here on Wednesday. In fact, all the five games were given by top seed Udit Gogoi, the champion last week, against Suphawat Saeoui of Thailand. The other two Indians — Chirag Duhan and Aman Dahiya 57

12 May, 2018 4:16 PM Ankita-Dart combination beats Chinese duo to title

It is the Indian’s first doubles crown of the season Ankita Raina and Harriet Dart of Great Britain beat Chinese Liu Fangzhou and Xun Fang Ying 6-3, 6-3 for the doubles title in the $60,000 ITF women’s tennis tournament here on Saturday. With the win, the 25-year-old avenged her singles quarterfinal loss in the third set tie-break at the hands of Fang Ying Xun. “I am very happy 75

3 May, 2018 1:31 PM Serena Williams Pulls Out Of Madrid Open

Serena Williams has pulled out of the Madrid WTA tournament due to a high fever, organisers said Thursday. "Unfortunately I have had to pull out of Madrid because I have had a fever and I don't feel 100 percent," the official Mutua Madrid Open site quoted Williams as saying. The 36-year-old 23-time Grand Slam winner made the decision shortly before the main draw. The tennis 73