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Rafael Nadal unlikely to defend US Open title: Details here

08 Jul 2020

Rafael Nadal unlikely to defend US Open title: Details here

19-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal is highly unlikely to defend his US Open title when the rescheduled tournament begins on August 31.

French Open: Tickets to go on sale in July

03 Jul 2020

French Open: Tickets to go on sale in July

The Tennis fans will be allowed to witness this year's French Open.

Tennis star Dimitrov tests positive for COVID-19, Adria Tour canceled

22 Jun 2020

Tennis star Dimitrov tests positive for COVID-19, Adria Tour canceled

Tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has tested positive for COVID-19, leading to the cancelation of the Adria Tour exhibition event in Croatia.

Petra Kvitova hopes to participate at the US Open

18 Jun 2020

Petra Kvitova hopes to participate at the US Open

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is yet to make a call on participating in the US Open 2020.

US Open set to be held behind closed doors

17 Jun 2020

US Open set to be held behind closed doors

The US Open is set to commence in August behind closed doors.

US Open at risk of cancelation amid players being unhappy

12 Jun 2020

US Open at risk of cancelation amid players being unhappy

The US Open 2020 could join the Wimbledon in being scrapped this year unless key players and other stakeholders can be persuaded over the weekend that it will be safe to travel to New York in late August.

Novak Djokovic feels hygiene restrictions at US Open are extreme

06 Jun 2020

Novak Djokovic feels hygiene restrictions at US Open are extreme

Tennis great Novak Djokovic has described the strict hygiene restrictions under which the US Open 2020 is likely to be played as extreme.

Ashleigh Barty needs more information before committing to US Open

05 Jun 2020

Ashleigh Barty needs more information before committing to US Open

World number one Ashleigh Barty said she needs to be sure, before making a decision to play when tennis resumes.

Happy Birthday Rafael Nadal: His ground-breaking feats

03 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Rafael Nadal: His ground-breaking feats

Spanish maestro Rafael Nadal turned 34 on Wednesday.

I believe I can win the most Slams: Novak Djokovic

15 May 2020

I believe I can win the most Slams: Novak Djokovic

A defiant Novak Djokovic has clear goals as far his tennis career is concerned.

Virat Kohli's batting reminds me of Federer: AB de Villiers

12 May 2020

Virat Kohli's batting reminds me of Federer: AB de Villiers

South African legend AB de Villiers hailed Virat Kohli and Steve Smith for their batting style.

Coronavirus outbreak: Tennis governing bodies to announce relief fund

22 Apr 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Tennis governing bodies to announce relief fund

ATP, WTA, ITF and Grand Slams have announced relief fund to assist the affected players in the wake of coronavirus outburst.

Coronavirus outbreak: John Millman raises concern over Djokovic's relief plan

20 Apr 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: John Millman raises concern over Djokovic's relief plan

World number 43, John Millman slammed the relief policy of big three Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer to financially support lower-ranked professionals in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

'Nadal's pre-match routine is intimidating', says Novak Djokovic

18 Apr 2020

'Nadal's pre-match routine is intimidating', says Novak Djokovic

World number one Novak Djokovic believes Rafael Nadal's routine ahead of the match is quite intimidating.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Nadal and Gasol launch fund-raising drive to help Spaniards

27 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: Nadal and Gasol launch fund-raising drive to help Spaniards

Spanish sport legends Rafael Nadal and Pau Gasol launched a fund-raising drive explaining they wanted to give something back to the coronavirus hit nation.

#CoronavirusOutbreak: A look at the ATP Rankings after freezing

19 Mar 2020

#CoronavirusOutbreak: A look at the ATP Rankings after freezing

In tennis, the ATP has extended its suspension period until June 7 in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Sports leagues which faced the wrath of COVID-19

18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Sports leagues which faced the wrath of COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic has jolted the entire sports fraternity like never before.

Coronavirus crisis: Indian Wells tennis tournament gets cancelled

09 Mar 2020

Coronavirus crisis: Indian Wells tennis tournament gets cancelled

The Indian Wells tennis tournament got cancelled on Monday over concerns about the spread of coronavirus in Southern California.

Mexico Open: Nadal defeats Taylor Fritz, claims 85th career title

01 Mar 2020

Mexico Open: Nadal defeats Taylor Fritz, claims 85th career title

World number two Rafael Nadal claimed his first title of 2020, having trounced the un-seeded Taylor Fritz 6-3, 6-2 in ATP Mexico Open final on Saturday.

How would Federer react to Nadal breaking his Slam record?

09 Feb 2020

How would Federer react to Nadal breaking his Slam record?

Roger Federer is considered the GOAT of tennis, having won record 20 Grand Slam titles.

Australian Open 2020: Novak Djokovic lifts men's singles crown

02 Feb 2020

Australian Open 2020: Novak Djokovic lifts men's singles crown

Serbian Novak Djokovic staged a remarkable fightback to win the Australian Open 2020 men's singles title.

Australian Open 2020: Dominic Thiem ousts Rafael Nadal, reaches semis

29 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: Dominic Thiem ousts Rafael Nadal, reaches semis

In one of the biggest upsets of the 2020 Australian Open, reigning world number one Rafael Nadal of Spain was defeated by Austria's Dominic Thiem in the quarters on Wednesday.

Australian Open 2020: Nadal beats Kyrgios in an intense four-setter

27 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: Nadal beats Kyrgios in an intense four-setter

Reigning world number one, Rafael Nadal, overcame Australia's Nick Kyrgios, as he beat the latter in four sets in the pre-quarters of the Australian Open 2020 on Monday.

Ranking the top matches of Roger Federer at Australian Open

26 Jan 2020

Ranking the top matches of Roger Federer at Australian Open

Tennis GOAT Roger Federer of Switzerland scripted history recently when he registered his 100th win at the Australian Open.

Australian Open, Day 6: Nadal seals win, Pliskova knocked out

25 Jan 2020

Australian Open, Day 6: Nadal seals win, Pliskova knocked out

Day 6 of the Australian Open saw several high-profile players move into the fourth round of the men's and women's singles events.

Australian Open 2020: The major happenings on Day 2

21 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: The major happenings on Day 2

The Australian Open 2020 got off to a frantic start on Monday with the top brass in both men's and women's singles dishing out some superb performances.

Australian Open 2020: A look at some interesting facts

20 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: A look at some interesting facts

The 108th edition of the first Grand Slam of the year, the Australian Open, is underway.

Australian Open 2020: These contenders could win men's singles title

17 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: These contenders could win men's singles title

The 108th edition of the opening Grand Slam of the year, Australian Open, gets underway from Monday.

Australian Open 2020: Federer and Djokovic drawn in same half

16 Jan 2020

Australian Open 2020: Federer and Djokovic drawn in same half

The 108th edition of the Australian Open gets underway from January 20, as the main draw of the tournament was made on Thursday.

Players forced to halt Australian Open practice session: Here's why

14 Jan 2020

Players forced to halt Australian Open practice session: Here's why

The opening Grand Slam of the decade, the Australian Open, is set to start with the nation reeling from massive bushfires.

Five takeaways from the inaugural ATP Cup

13 Jan 2020

Five takeaways from the inaugural ATP Cup

The 2020 season of tennis is off to an interesting start, with the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) introducing a new tournament in the form of ATP Cup.

Australian bushfires: Tennis legends to headline exhibition match

08 Jan 2020

Australian bushfires: Tennis legends to headline exhibition match

The likes of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams will headline an exhibition match ahead of the Australian Open 2020.

Rafael Nadal could script these records in 2020

05 Jan 2020

Rafael Nadal could script these records in 2020

Reigning world number one Rafael Nadal had a glorious year in 2019.

Thiem feels 2020 can see a new Grand Slam champion

02 Jan 2020

Thiem feels 2020 can see a new Grand Slam champion

Over the last decade, the likes of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal went on to dominate the tennis circuit in a big way.

World's top players confirm their participation in Australian Open 2020

14 Dec 2019

World's top players confirm their participation in Australian Open 2020

The world's top 50 men and women players will return to Melbourne Park in January 2020 to feature in the Australian Open.

Rafael Nadal finishes as year-end No. 1 in ATP Rankings

16 Nov 2019

Rafael Nadal finishes as year-end No. 1 in ATP Rankings

Rafael Nadal might have bowed out of the ongoing ATP Finals in London.

ATP Finals: Ranking the ones with most successful title defenses

13 Nov 2019

ATP Finals: Ranking the ones with most successful title defenses

The most prestigious ATP tournament, the ATP Finals, is on, as defending champion Alexander Zverev of Germany looks to create history by becoming the first German to successfully defend the title.

ATP Finals: Nadal gives physical condition update following opening loss

13 Nov 2019

ATP Finals: Nadal gives physical condition update following opening loss

Reigning world number one Rafael Nadal is struggling with his fitness, as he continues to participate in the year-ending tournament, ATP Finals, in London.

Rafael Nadal resumes training ahead of ATP Finals: Details here

08 Nov 2019

Rafael Nadal resumes training ahead of ATP Finals: Details here

Current world number one Rafael Nadal resumed his training ahead of the upcoming ATP World Tour finals, to be held in London from November 10.

Nadal can equal Djokovic and Federer's special record: Details here

02 Nov 2019

Nadal can equal Djokovic and Federer's special record: Details here

19-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal is vying for a maiden Paris Masters trophy in an illustrious career.