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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

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

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 82

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 51

3 May, 2018 4:32 PM Former champion Serena Williams withdraws from Madrid Open

Former world number one Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Madrid Open as she continues to regain full fitness ahead of the French Open later this month, the tournament`s organisers said on Thursday. The 36-year-old, who won the Madrid Open in 2012 and 2013, returned to the WTA tour in March after giving birth to her first child last September 55

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 47

2 May, 2018 3:55 PM Ankita goes down fighting

The results: $125,000 WTA, Anning, China: Singles (pre-quarterfinals): Wang Yafan (Chn) bt Ankita Raina 7-6(4), 7-5. Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Elitsa Kostova & Aleksandrina Naydenova (Bul) bt Xun Fang Ying (Chn) & Prarthana Thombare 7-5, 4-6, [10-7]. € 561,345 ATP, Munich: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Ivan Dodig (Cro) & Rajeev Ram (US) bt Fabrice 32

30 April, 2018 2:18 PM Simona Halep maintains top spot in WTA rankings

Madrid: Romania`s Simona Halep continued to lead the Women`s Tennis Association (WTA) singles rankings released on Monday despite exiting the Stuttgart Open in the quarter-finals. Although Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic clinched the Stuttgart Open title on Sunday after defeating the United States` wildcard Coco Vandeweghe 7-6 (7-2), 6-4, her ranking 53

23 April, 2018 5:05 PM Sania Mirza announces her pregnancy

New Delhi: Grand Slam-winning Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Monday announced that she is pregnant, but did not say if this meant the end of her injury-prone career. Mirza and her husband, former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik, posted a picture on their Twitter accounts of a baby vest and a feeding bottle between two T-shirts bearing their 56

17 April, 2018 4:09 PM Mixed luck for Ankita

$50,000 Challenger men, Nanchang, China: Doubles (pre-quarterfinals): Mao-Xin Gong & Ze Zhang (Chn) bt Roberto Ortega-Olmedo (Esp) & Ramkumar Ramanathan 6-3, 5-7, 13-11. $25,000 ITF men, Bukhara, Uzbekistan: Singles (first round): Yaraslava Shyla (Blr) bt Shahbaaz Khan 6-2, 6-2; Manuel Pena Lopez (Arg) bt Sidharth Rawat 6-3, 7-6(4). $125,000 WTA, Zhengzhou 44