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20 Jun 2023


Anett Kontaveit set to retire following Wimbledon: Here's why

Former world number two, Anett Kontaveit is set to retire from tennis after the upcoming Wimbledon Championships.

17 Aug 2022


Western & Southern Open: Simona Halep progresses; Maria Sakkari ousted

2022 Canadian Open winner Simona Halep went on to claim a win her first round match against Anastasia Potapova at the Western & Southern Open (Cincinnati Masters).

15 Aug 2022


Simona Halep wins the 2022 Canadian Open: Key stats

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep beat Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 to win the 2022 Canadian Open title.

14 Aug 2022


Canada Open final, Simona Halep vs Haddad Maia: Match preview

Simona Halep and Beatriz Haddad Maia are set to lock horns in the women's singles final of the 2022 Canada Open.

14 Aug 2022


Decoding the stats of Simona Halep at US Open

Romania's Simona Halep is set to take on Beatriz Haddad Maia in the final of the 2022 Canadian Open.

13 Aug 2022


2022 Canadian Open: Meet the four women's singles semi-finalists

The 2022 Canadian Open has entered its business end as we have the four women's singles semi-finalists ready ahead of the final on Sunday night.

13 Aug 2022


Canadian Open: Simona Halep downs Coco Gauff to reach semis

Simona Halep overcame Coco Gauff in a stern quarter-final contest at the 2022 Canadian Open.

11 Aug 2022


Canadian Open: World number one Iga Swiatek overcomes Ajla Tomljanovic

Women's singles tennis star Iga Swiatek overcame Ajla Tomljanovic in the second round of the 2022 Candadia Open.

30 Jul 2022


2022 Citi Open: Key details about the WTA 250 event

The WTA Tour returns to Washington D.C. for the first time since 2019 with the 2022 Citi Open.

09 Jul 2022


2022 Wimbledon final: Elena Rybakina unlocks a majestic feat

17th seed Elena Rybakina has clocked a historic feat in the women's singles of the 2022 Wimbledon.

07 Jul 2022


2022 Wimbledon: Elena Rybakina beats Simona Halep to reach final

Number 17 seed Elena Rybakina of Kazakhstan eased past 2019 champion and number 16 seed Simona Halep of Romania 6-3, 6-3 on Thursday to reach the 2022 Wimbledon final.

06 Jul 2022


2022 Wimbledon: Simona Halep reaches semis after defeating Amanda Anisimova

Romanian Simona Halep has reached the semis of the 2022 Wimbledon after defeating Amanda Anisimova in their quarter-final match on Wednesday.

04 Jul 2022


2022 Wimbledon: Simona Halep beats Paula Badosa, reaches quarter-finals

Romania's Simona Halep reached the quarter-finals of 2022 Wimbledon after beating Paula Badosa on Monday.

03 Jul 2022


Decoding the run of Spain's Paula Badosa in 2022

Spain's Paula Badosa stormed into the last 16 at 2022 Wimbledon after thrashing two-time champion Petra Kvitova on Saturday.

02 Jul 2022


2022 Wimbledon: Alize Cornet stuns world number one Iga Swiatek

Women's singles tennis star Iga Swiatek was stunned by Alize Cornet in the third round of the 2022 Wimbledon on Saturday.

26 May 2022

French Open

2022 French Open: Aryna Sabalenka progresses; early exit for Halep

Women's singles seventh seed Aryna Sabalenka has progressed to the third round of the 2022 French Open.

25 May 2022

French Open

2022 French Open: Simona Halep and Paula Badosa advance

Romanian Simona Halep needed three sets to overcome Nastasja Mariana Schunk in the first round of the 2022 French Open.

12 May 2022


Italian Open: Swiatek marches on; Collins ousts Halep

Making a return after two-and-a-half weeks, Polish women's singles tennis star Iga Swiatek cruised to victory in the round of 32 versus Elena-Gabriela Ruse at the Italian Open in Rome.

05 May 2022


2022 Madrid Open: Ons Jabeur beats Simona Halep in quarters

Number eight seed Ons Jabeur beat Romania's Simona Halep 6-3, 6-2 to seal a berth in the semi-finals of the 2022 Madrid Open.

03 May 2022


Madrid Open: Halep downs Gauff, will face Jabeur in quarters

Two-time winner, Simona Halep, outclassed Coco Gauff in straight sets in the Round of 16 of the 2022 Madrid Open.

01 May 2022


2022 Madrid Open: Halep beats Badosa, win for Anisimova

Former World No. 1 Simona Halep ousted number two seed Paula Badosa in the round of 32 of the 2022 Madrid Open.

17 Mar 2022


Indian Wells Open, Simona Halep vs Iga Swiatek: Key stats

Poland's Iga Swiatek thrashed 25th seed Madison Keys to reach the semi-finals of the 2022 BNP Paribas Open on Wednesday.

16 Mar 2022


Indian Wells: Badosa beats Fernandez; wins for Swiatek, Halep

Defending champion Paula Badosa has reached the quarters of the ongoing BNP Paribas Open in California.

22 Jan 2022


2022 Australian Open: Sabalenka, Halep progress to the fourth round

Women's singles number two seed Aryna Sabalenka fought back after losing the first set to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.

18 Jan 2022


Australian Open 2022: Medvedev, Rublev through; win for Halep

Daniil Medvedev, who is the leading seed in the absence of Novak Djokovic, progressed to the second round of the Australian Open on Tuesday.

24 Dec 2021


Australian Open: Simona Halep set to play doubles with Elena-Gabriela

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep is set to participate in the doubles event in next year's Australia Open.

22 Oct 2021


Maria Sakkari advances in Kremlin Cup, qualifies for WTA Finals

26-year-old Maria Sakkari has clinched a spot at the WTA Finals for the first time by reaching the quarter-finals at the Kremlin Cup.

06 Sep 2021


2021 US Open, women's singles: Sabalenka advances, Svitolina beats Halep

Number two seed Aryna Sabalenka has qualified for her first US Open quarter-final.

04 Sep 2021


US Open: Leylah Fernandez stuns Naomi Osaka; Halep progresses

Defending US Open champion Naomi Osaka was stunned in the third round by Canadian teenager Leylah Fernandez.

02 Sep 2021


2021 US Open, women's singles: Sabalenka, Halep reach third round

Women's singles number two seed Aryna Sabalenka reached the third round of the US Open for the first time since 2018.

18 Aug 2021


Iga Swiatek vs Simona Halep: Decoding the key stats

Women's singles tennis rising star Iga Swiatek has given a good account of herself in the circuit of late.

23 Jun 2021


2021 Wimbledon: A look at Simona Halep in numbers

All eyes will be on Romania's Simona Halep, who is set to defend her Wimbledon crown in the upcoming 2021 edition.

05 May 2021


Madrid Open: Mertens ousts Halep, Thiem makes winning return

Women's singles world number three Simona Halep was dumped out of the Madrid Open, losing 6-4, 5-7, 5-7 in the last 16 to Belgian Elise Mertens.

30 Jan 2020

Australian Open

Australian Open: Sofia Kenin stuns Ashleigh Barty to reach final

The ongoing Australian Open witnessed yet another upset, in the closing stages, as 14th seed, Sofia Kenin, shocked reigning world number one, Ashleigh Barty, to reach her maiden Grand Slam final.

29 Jan 2020


Australian Open 2020: The major happenings on Day 10

The Australian Open 2020 season has reached its latter stages and things are getting more intense.

30 Aug 2019


US Open 2019: All the major results from Day 4

Some of the top guns in the men's singles have advanced to the third round of the US Open 2019.

23 Aug 2019

Maria Sharapova

US Open 2019: Simona Halep confident of doing well

Two-time women's singles Grand Slam winner Simona Halep is confident of doing well at the US Open 2019.

13 Jul 2019

Serena Williams

Simona Halep is the Wimbledon 2019 champion

Simona Halep got the better of veteran women's singles tennis ace Serena Williams to win the Wimbledon 2019 title.

12 Jul 2019

Serena Williams

Wimbledon: All about Serena Williams versus Simona Halep finale clash

Serena Williams will be up against Simona Halep in the summit clash of the women's singles at Wimbledon 2019.

26 May 2019

Serena Williams

Here're the women to watch out for in French Open

The French Open 2019 is all set to get underway from today, as the intensity is expected to be at its peak.

21 May 2019

French Open

All you need to know about French Open 2019

The French Open is one of the most awaited tennis tournaments, owing to its rich history.

29 Mar 2019


Miami Open: Federer dispatches Anderson, Halep knocked out

Vintage Roger Federer was all over Kevin Anderson in the quarter-finals of the Miami Open.

28 Mar 2019


Miami Open: Halep reaches semis, Federer cruises along

Simona Halep is one win away from being crowned as the new women's world number one female tennis player.

26 Mar 2019


Miami Open: Federer advances, Halep downs in-form Venus

Swiss ace Roger Federer dispatched Filip Krajinovic 7-5, 6-3 to reach the fourth round of the Miami Open.

25 Mar 2019


Miami Open: Djokovic, Halep fight hard to progress

Men's world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic is on course for a record seventh Miami Open title.

09 Mar 2019

Serena Williams

Indian Wells: Wins for Serena and Halep, Stephens knocked out

23-time women's singles Grand Slam champion Serena Williams played a scintillating match against Victoria Azarenka in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open.

21 Jan 2019

Serena Williams

Serena Williams progresses to her 50th Grand Slam quarter-final

Serena Williams, one of the greatest sportspersons to ever step onto the tennis court, has created history once again.

10 Jan 2019

Serena Williams

Australian Open 2019: Tough road ahead for Serena Williams

23-time women's singles Grand Slam champion, Serena Williams has been handed a challenging draw at the Australian Open 2019.

14 Dec 2018

French Open

Djokovic, Halep named 2018 ITF world champions

World number ones Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were named as the 2018 ITF world champions.

18 Oct 2018


Tennis: Simona Halep withdraws from WTA Finals

World number one, Simona Halep has withdrawn from next week's WTA Finals.

28 Aug 2018


US Open 2018: Wins for Murray and Nadal; Halep ousted

The year's fourth and final Grand Slam- the US Open 2018 got off to a strong start at the Flushing Meadows.

27 Aug 2018


2018 edition of US Open kicks off tonight

2018 US Open is scheduled to kick-off from today, August 27.

13 Aug 2018

French Open

Halep remains world number one, Nadal tops men's show

2018 French Open champion Simona Halep won the Rogers Cup on Sunday beating the familiar foe Sloane Stephens.

06 Jul 2018


Wimbledon Day 4 round-up: Catch all the action here

Day 4 of 2018 Wimbledon gave us some stunning results as the fall of big guns continued.

25 Jun 2018

Roger Federer

Federer's reign as world number one comes to an end

Roger Federer's reign as the world number one was short lived, as he lost the Halle Open final.

09 Jun 2018

French Open

French Open: Simona Halep wins her maiden Grand Slam

Simona Halep won her first French Open crown after defeating 2017 US Open winner Sloane Stephens. This was also her first Grand Slam.

08 Jun 2018

French Open

French Open: Halep sets up Stephens finale, Nadal in semis

The 2018 French Open has been a fruitful journey so far for both men's and women's World number one players.

05 Jun 2018

Serena Williams

2018 French Open: Heartbreak for Serena, record for Nadal

Serena faced a heartbreak at the French Open after her Grand Slam comeback was cut short, but Nadal seems to be on course to win his record 11th French Open title.

01 Jun 2018


French Open Day 5 round-up: Know what all happened

It was an action-packed Day 5 at the ongoing French Open, being held at the Roland Garros.

31 May 2018

French Open

What happened at the Roland Garros on Day 4?

Day four of the French Open saw some of the big names advancing into the next round.

23 Mar 2018


Miami Open: Women's world number 1 Halep survives scare

Simona Halep overcame a scare to progress into the third round of the Miami Open.

17 Mar 2018


Indian Wells: 'Giant Killer' Osaka defeats Halep in semis

Naomi Osaka's streak of beating world class players continued at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

15 Mar 2018


Indian Wells: Federer, Halep progress in BNP Paribas Open

Men's world number 1 tennis ace Roger Federer reached the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells.

14 Mar 2018

Serena Williams

Indian Wells: World number 1 Simona Halep in last eight

Women's world number 1 Simona Halep safely progressed into the quarter-finals with a convincing 7-5, 6-1 victory against Wang Qiang.

10 Mar 2018


Indian Wells: World No. 1 Halep advances to third round

Women's tennis world number 1, Simona Halep continued her good form to advance into the third round of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

26 Feb 2018


Simona Halep is the new World number 1 tennis player

Tennis star Simona Halep has surged to number 1 spot in the latest WTA Rankings, which were revealed on Monday.

27 Jan 2018


Caroline Wozniacki is the new Australian Open champion

The long wait has finally ended for Caroline Wozniacki as she lifted the Australian Open trophy, her first Grand Slam title.

25 Jan 2018


Australian Open : Cilic, Halep, Wozniacki march into finals

Marin Cilic had an easy sailing into his first ever Australian Open final outclassing Kyle Edmund.

23 Oct 2017


Tennis- Nadal continues to be the top ranked player

Spain's Rafael Nadal continues to be on the top spot of men's singles Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings which was released on Monday.