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If tennis players interacted through Bollywood dialogues
If tennis players interacted through Bollywood dialogues

With intense action on the tennis court, players seldom get a chance to make fun of their opponents. What happens if top players on the ATP tour decide to indulge in a little Bollywood banter? After all, Bollywood is known for iconic dialogues that have entertained millions of people over the years. Here is a small tribute to Bollywood by some of the best players of this generation.          

Jul 30 2015
Novak Djokovic equals Rafael Nadal's feat as he holds on to No 1 ranking
Novak Djokovic equals Rafael Nadal's feat as he holds on to No 1 ranking

Novak Djokovic equalled Nadal’s record of topping the ATP rankings for 56 weeks in a row Madrid, July 27 (IANS) Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic held on to the World No.1 spot with 13,845 points in the latest rankings released on Monday. Djokovic has thus matched the achievement of Spain's Rafael Nadal of topping the rankings for 56 weeks in a row. The Serb's next target will be John McEnroe's record of topping the ch

Jul 27 2015
Austrian Dominic Thiem wins Croatian ATP Open
Austrian Dominic Thiem wins Croatian ATP Open

Dominic Thiem celebrates after defeating Joao Sousa to clinch the Croatian Open Zagreb, July 27 (IANS) Austrian Dominic Thiem, with an ATP ranking of 26, beat Portuguese Joao Sousa 6-4, 6-1 to win the 26th edition of the Konzum Croatia Open here. Playing in front of the packed stadium in the Stella Maris Tennis Center with world number one Novak Djokovic in attendance on Sunday, the 21-year old Austrian needed just one hour to beat 2

Jul 27 2015
MS Dhoni 9th most marketable sportsperson in world, says study
MS Dhoni 9th most marketable sportsperson in world, says study

MS Dhoni According to a list released by the London School of Marketing, MS Dhoni is the ninth most marketable sportsperson in the world. The 34-year-old is ahead of sports superstars Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Kobe Bryant, Maria Sharapova, Usain Bolt, Neymar and the like. Roger Federer has been named the world's most marketable athlete.  The list took into consideration athletes' brand value, their annual income from sp

Jul 24 2015
Roger Federer is the most marketable sports star in the world
Roger Federer is the most marketable sports star in the world

Roger Federer has been named most marketable sports star by London School of Marketing He is no stranger to being on top of a list. Roger Federer, who enjoyed an incredible 302 weeks as World No.1 in the ATP rankings is now the most marketable sports star in the world. In a list compiled by the London School of Marketing, Federer leads the pack ahead of 14-time Major winner Tiger Woods. The 17-time Grand Slam champion has the company of si

Novak Djokovic flies Singapore flag in season 2 of code-breaking International Premier Tennis League
Novak Djokovic flies Singapore flag in season 2 of code-breaking International Premier Tennis League

Novak Djokovic will represent the Singapore Slammers in the second season of IPTL  SINGAPORE, 23 July 2015: Newly crowned Wimbledon champion and current world number one, Novak Djokovic, will be leading the Singapore Slammers in the second season of the 2015 Coca-Cola International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) held from 2nd to 20th December 2015. The ground breaking, team-ba

Jul 23 2015
Interview with Sumit Nagal:
Interview with Sumit Nagal: "Nothing can beat the feeling of winning Wimbledon"

Sumit Nagal (R) with the Wimbledon trophy It has been an emotional rollercoaster for 17-year-old Sumit Nagal the last few days. One week back, the Jhajjar-born boy etched his name on the prestigious Honour Roll at Wimbledon after clinching the boys’ doubles title with Nam Hoang Ly of Vietnam. And not only that, he even got to meet the Wimbledon men’s singles and ladies’ singles winners – Novak Djokovic and Serena Wil

Jul 20 2015
9 Most Exciting Tiebreaks in Tennis History
9 Most Exciting Tiebreaks in Tennis History

EDITOR'S NOTE: Hi, your slideshow is missing slides. Headers have been included with no content, which is the case for every slide #6 onwards. Please ensure you submit completed content.   A tiebreak can be an intense affair for a tennis player, with quick service rotations and mini breaks deciding the fate of the set, which has reached a deadlock at 6-6.  Recently, Roger Federer snatched the second set from Novak Djokovic in the

Jul 17 2015
10 to Zen: Wimbledon 2015 Musings
10 to Zen: Wimbledon 2015 Musings

Dancing their way to glory: Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic revive the Champions dance (Wimbledon 2015) wimbleDONE ? Well, not yet. The dust has barely settled and the euphoria is yet to dampen. Wimbledon 2015 was by far the most exciting edition of the most prestigious Grand Slam for more reasons than one. From brilliant matches to stunning upsets and controversies, it had it all. While Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams were the cr&

Jul 17 2015
Video: Leander Paes and Novak Djokovic in a friendly exchange
Video: Leander Paes and Novak Djokovic in a friendly exchange

Leander Paes complimented Novak Djokovic for his Wimbledon victory Leander Paes, the 2015 mixed doubles Wimbledon champion, had nothing but words of praise for the men’s singles champion Novak Djokovic. During an interview with CNN-IBN, Paes noticed Djokovic in his car while he was on his way to the Wimbledon ball. What followed was a friendly exchange between the two, which revealed the amount of respect the duo have f

Jul 17 2015
Novak Djokovic and the art of winning
Novak Djokovic and the art of winning

Novak Djokovic poses with the Wimbledon trophy after his win over Roger Federer When Novak Djokovic sent down a forehand crosscourt to seal Roger Federer’s fate in Sunday’s final, he let out a celebratory roar that declared to the world that his defeat of the Swiss master the previous year was no fluke. The Serb epitomizes the evolution that the game has witnessed since the advent of the Open Era. As the racquets, balls an

Jul 15 2015
John McEnroe counts Novak Djokovic in his all-time top 5 players
John McEnroe counts Novak Djokovic in his all-time top 5 players

Novak Djokovic celebrates his win over Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final John McEnroe praised Novak Djokovic after the latter’s confident win over Roger Federer in the Wimbledon final. The former World No.1 said that Djokovic would dominate world tennis for the next two to three years, and that it would take a superhuman effort for someone to dismantle him from the top.  Djokovic, 28, won his 9th Grand Slam on Sunda

Jul 13 2015
The never-say-die spirit of Roger Federer
The never-say-die spirit of Roger Federer

Roger Federer cut a forlorn figure after the loss. When Roger Federer came up to collect the runners-up plate in the post match presentation ceremony, you could sense the disappointment in his eyes. He cut a forlorn figure, his team was visibly dejected. After all, this was one trophy they didn’t want to take home. Federer played a flawless semifinal just 2 days ago and termed it as one of the best matches of his 

Jul 13 2015
Wimbledon 2015 Final: Batman vs Superman!
Wimbledon 2015 Final: Batman vs Superman!

 

Jul 13 2015
Novak Djokovic reveals the secret behind his recent success
Novak Djokovic reveals the secret behind his recent success

Novak Djokovic with his wife Jelena after his win at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic is on top of the world right now after claiming his third Wimbledon title on Sunday. He claimed that the secret to his incredible 12 months so far has been marriage. The stats seem to prove this; ever since he married Jelena Ristic last July, he has gone on to win a massive 72 matches losing a mere 7 matches in the process. At 28, Djokovic seems to be reachi

Jul 13 2015
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