Tennis

  • Images

    Kerber in historic loss, Kvitova returns

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on May 29, 2017

    Angelique Kerber became the first top seed to lose in the opening round at Roland Garros on Sunday as tearful Petra Kvitova swept to victory...

  • Images

    Missing stars let pretenders dream

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:33am on May 28, 2017

    Serena Williams’ bombshell pregnancy announcement last month triggered a sequence of events that has left this year’s women’s draw at Roland Garros wide open and...

  • Images

    Nadal targets 10th title in generation game

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:30am on May 28, 2017

    With the world’s top five occupied by players over 30 for the first time, Rafael Nadal is poised to tighten the old guard’s Grand Slam...

  • Images

    Zverev stuns Djokovic in Rome final

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 11:38pm on May 21, 2017

    German youngster Alexander Zverev pulled off the biggest win of his career on Sunday when he beat world number two Novak Djokovic 6-4 6-3 to...

  • Images

    Svitolina wins Rome title

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 12:05am on May 22, 2017

    Elina Svitolina won the women’s singles at the Italian Open final to claim her fourth title of the season on Sunday after her opponent Simona...

  • Images

    Nadal targets French Open after shock defeat

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 02:04am on May 21, 2017

    Rafael Nadal will set his sights on winning a 10th French Open title, after a day of ‘fishing or golf’, following his shock defeat to...

  • Images

    Sharapova gets Wimbledon boost

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 12:05am on May 20, 2017

    Maria Sharapova said Friday she will not request a wildcard for Wimbledon, instead opting to play in qualifying for the Grand Slam she won in...

  • Images

    U-12 boys in final

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on May 19, 2017

    Bangladesh boy’s team advanced into the final of the ITF Asian 12 & Under Team Championship ‘South Asia Regional Qualifying’ thanks to their 3-0 win...

  • Images

    Sharapova vows to rise again

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:47am on May 19, 2017

    Maria Sharapova vowed to ‘rise up again’ on Wednesday after she was refused a wildcard for the French Open following her 15-month ban for doping....

  • Images

    Sharapova slammed for French Open snub

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on May 18, 2017

    The head of women’s tennis on Wednesday attacked the French tennis federation’s refusal to grant Maria Sharapova a wildcard for the French Open as ‘groundless’...

Advertisement

images