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Back to back titles for Sania

Western & Southern Open, Cincinnati, Ohio                                  Playing her first tournament after parting ways with Martina Hingis, Sania Mirza emerged winner in the first test of strength with her former Swiss partner at the Western & Southern Open, in Cincinnati, Ohio, held from August 18 to 21, 2016. She and her new partner from Czech Republic Barbora Strycova defeated Martina ... Read More »

Stanislas Wawrinka tames Novak Djokovic to win first French Open, second Grand Slam

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There were no jeers this time as Swiss Stan Wawrinka defied the odds to win the French Open with a courageous 4-6 6-4 6-3 6-4 victory over world number one Novak Djokovic in an enthralling final on Sunday. The eighth seed, booed by the crowd when he played French opponents this year, handed Serbian Djokovic his third defeat in three ... Read More »

Tomic wins opener, Nadal faces Baghdatis in Stuttgart

STUTTGART (Germany): Australia’s Bernard Tomic opened his 2015 grass-court season with a straight sets victory in Stuttgart on Tuesday while Marcos Baghdatis set up a second-round clash with Rafael Nadal. Tomic, the fifth-seed at the ATP tournament in Stuttgart enjoyed a 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) win over Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff. The 22-year-old, who reached the quarterfinals of Wimbledon in 2011, converted ... Read More »

HAAS MAKES EMOTIONAL COMEBACK

It was the match Germans came to see. When Tommy Haas set foot onto Center Court Tuesday, the Stuttgart crowd broke out in rapturous applause. After 12 months out of the sport, few fans could have imagined Haas would return from a right shoulder injury – yet another malady that has littered his career. But, at 37 years of age, ... Read More »

Sania becomes world No. 1 in doubles

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        Sania Mirza on Sunday created history by becoming the first female tennis player from India to be crowned the world’s top ranked doubles player, following her stupendous title win at the WTA Family Circle Cup with partner Martina Hingis, in Charleston, recently.          The top-seeded Indo-Swiss pair blew away the challenge of Casey ... Read More »

Sania moves closer to become world no. 1

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       Sania Mirza captured her 25th WTA title of her career and second in a row with Martina Hingis of Switzerland as both as a team continued their dream run in the Miami Open. The top seeded Indo-Swiss pair downed second seeds Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 7-5, 6-1 in the final. The duo had beaten the All ... Read More »

Sania clinches US Open tittle with Brazilian Soares

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        Top seed Sania Mirza and her Brazilian partner Bruno Soares overcame a few anxious moments and scored a fantastic win over American Abigail Spears and Mexico’s Santiago Gonzalez in the Mixed Doubles finals at US Open. The pair took exactly one hour for their 6-1, 2-6, 11-9 win. It was Sania’s sixth Grand Slam final and ... Read More »

French Open : Rafa wins his 9th title at Roland Garros

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           Clay court expert Raefel Nadal brushed aside the challenge from great Serbian rival Novak Djokovic to claim a record extending ninth French Open title with a 3-6 7-5 6-2 6-4 victory on Sunday. The world No. 1 became the first man to win five successive titles at Roland Garros to take his overall Grand Slam ... Read More »

Sania-Cara win their first title of the season

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               Finally Indian Tennis beauty Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black grabbed the first title of the season with spectacular win over Czech-Russian pair of Eva Hrdinova and Valeria Solovyeva in the final of the WTA Portugal Open on May 2. The top seed Indo-Zimbabwean pair emerged triumphant 6-4, 6-3 in the summit ... Read More »

India sails into World Group play-off

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Busan, April 6 Top Indian player Somdev Devvarman pulled off a stunning win in the first reverse singles to enable India enter the Davis Cup World Group play-offs with a 3-1 historic win over South Korea in their Group I Asia/Oceania second round tie in Busan on Sunday. India entered the third day of the match with a 2-1 lead ... Read More »

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