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28 November, 2018 4:15 PM Sania Mirza Thanks "Auntie" PV Sindhu And Joshna Chinappa For Visiting Baby Izhaan

Sania Mirza took to Twitter to share an adorable photo with PV Sindhu and Joshna Chinappa. Before becoming a mother, Sania had said that the baby will bear the surname Mirza-Malik. She had even said that she wants to be back on the court for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics because she wants to set an example for her child that pregnancy, motherhood and parenthood 43

28 October, 2018 8:59 PM WTA Finals: Sloane Stephens thumps Karolina Pliskova, enters final

World number six Sloane Stephens cruised into the summit showdown of the ongoing 2018 Women`s Tennis Association (WTA) Finals after brushing aside Karolina Pliskova in Singapore on Sunday. After losing the first set, the 25-year-old made a thrilling comeback and conquered Pliskova in the next two games to eventually clinch a 0-6, 6-4, 6-1 win.Reflecting 76

26 October, 2018 10:20 AM Tearful Naomi Osaka Retires From WTA Finals

Naomi Osaka's WTA Finals debut ended in tears on Friday as she was forced to retire against Kiki Bertens. But it was enough for Bertens to seal a final four spot in her debut at the season finale, having defeated top seed Kerber earlier in the round-robin phase. "It's never nice to win a match like this," Bertens said after the match. "I want to try to keep on going 54

25 October, 2018 1:52 PM Karolina Pliskova Storms Into WTA Finals Semis After Beating Petra Kvitova

Former world number one Karolina Pliskova booked her spot in the semi-finals for the second straight year having also beaten Wozniacki earlier in the tournament. The result puts pressure on reigning champion Caroline Wozniacki, who needs to defeat unbeaten Elina Svitolina in straight sets to keep her title defence alive. Former world number one Pliskova 74

22 October, 2018 10:44 AM Tennis Rankings: Rafael Nadal, Simona Halep Retain Top Spots

John Isner of the United States climbed one place to the ninth, while Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov fell to 10th. Further down the rankings, Karen Khachanov of Russia jumped seven spots to the 19th after he won Sunday the Kremlin Cup title over France's Adrian Mannarino, who rose to the 44th. And in the rest of the WTA rankings, Germany's Angelique Kerber 34

18 October, 2018 6:03 PM Nick Kyrgios Calls Time On Season Due To Elbow Injury

After withdrawing from the Kremlin Cup, Nick Kyrgios said he was heading home to prepare for the 2019 campaign. Kyrgios's injury meant that Bosnia's Mirza Basic got a free pass into the quarter-finals where he will take on Russian third seed Karen Khachanov. Kyrgios has endured another roller-coaster season. He captured a fourth career title in Brisbane 95

15 October, 2018 11:04 AM ATP Rankings: Rafael Nadal Holds Top Spot, Novak Djokovic Overtakes Roger Federer To Become No. 2

Djokovic climbed one spot up to second after claiming the Shanghai Masters title for the fourth time in a row. Djokovic overtook Switzerland's Roger Federer in the standings, pushing him down to third. The rest of the top-10 remained unchanged, as Alexander Zverev of Germany stayed at No. 5, followed by Marin Cilic of Croatia. Meanwhile, Australia's 53

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 38

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 113

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 92