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US Open Day 4 preview: Wawrinka, Murray, Halep and Paes gunning for Round 2
US Open Day 4 preview: Wawrinka, Murray, Halep and Paes gunning for Round 2

The second round of the US Open began on Day 3 of the competition and goes on till the end of Day 4. Most of the top seeds from the singles and doubles competitions won their respective matches and are still alive and kicking in their race to win the last Grand Slam of the year, although the exit of Bryan brothers was the biggest casaulty of a pulsating day of play. Djokovic and Nadal expectedly registered victories over their o

Sep 3 2015
US Open Day 2 Round-up: Federer, Murray, Halep and Wawrinka in Round 2
US Open Day 2 Round-up: Federer, Murray, Halep and Wawrinka in Round 2

Roger Federer in action against Leonardo Mayer Day 2 of the US Open has shown the male seeds to have had significantly better luck than the women at the US Open, with all seeded players except Frenchman Gilles Simon advancing to the next round of the tournament. Simon, seeded 11th, lost his match against Donald Young of the USA. Second seed Roger Federer beat Argentinian Leonardo Mayer in straight sets 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 to take a quick victory

Sep 2 2015
US Open 2015: 5 women's matches to watch out for on Day 2
US Open 2015: 5 women's matches to watch out for on Day 2

Serena was leading 6-0, 2-0 when her opponent retired, whereas Ana Ivanovic crashed out in the first round itself to Dominika Cibulkova The US Open got off to a great start with some of the seeded players breezing through and others slipping in the first round and crashing out. Reigning champion Serena Williams had it easy as Russian Vitalia Diatchenko retired in the second set with the score at 6-0, 2-0 in Serena’s fav

Sep 1 2015
Fake FB Wall: Maria Sharapova is unhappy with Serena Williams and WTA
Fake FB Wall: Maria Sharapova is unhappy with Serena Williams and WTA

  NOTE: This is a fake Facebook wall and should not be taken seriously.

Jul 22 2015
Serena, the unstoppable force
Serena, the unstoppable force

Williams playing Victoria Azarenka at Wimbledon earlier this week The current world no. 1 has showed she is only human. There were moments in her third round match against Heather Watson when Williams was literally in tears. She was in despair not because the Briton was nullifying her game – she was not –  it was simply because the American wasn’t able to play her own. Williams cringed in despair each time s

Wimbledon 2015: Talking points from Day 8
Wimbledon 2015: Talking points from Day 8

Serena Williams is consistently delivering excitement Williams returning to Victoria Azarenka at their quarter-final match  at Wimbledon You cannot deny that Serena Williams is proving to be tremendous value for money in the women’s game. Her match against Victoria Azarenka was a joy to watch from start to finish, with both players bringing their A game from the very first serve. Whilst it didn’t quite match the drama

Jul 8 2015
Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams overcomes Victoria Azarenka to reach the semifinals
Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams overcomes Victoria Azarenka to reach the semifinals

Serena Williams celebrates her win over Victoria Azarenka in the quarterfinals Serena Williams beat Victoria Azarenka 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 to progress to the semifinals at Wimbledon. Azarenka started off on a edgy note as she faced a break point in her opening service game. A wide serve helped her come on board in the first set. Serena held her serve to love in the next game when Azarenka netted her backhand.  Azarenka however broke Serena i

Jul 7 2015
Wimbledon quarter-final Preview: Serena Williams vs Victoria Azarenka
Wimbledon quarter-final Preview: Serena Williams vs Victoria Azarenka

Serena Williams has a 16-3 record against Victoria Azarenka In what will be an intriguing match, Serena Williams goes up against Victoria Azarenka in the Wimbledon quarter-finals. After an emotional win against her elder sibling Venus, Serena looks more dangerous of the two. However, it won’t be easy for the current World No. 1 against the Belarusian. Williams leads by a large margin in their head-to-head record (16-3), but their match

Jul 7 2015
Wimbledon 2015: 8 female pairs you need to watch out for
Wimbledon 2015: 8 female pairs you need to watch out for

At the end of a week of intense duels and intriguing clashes, the business end of Wimbledon is soon approaching. When play resumes on Monday after the customary day off on Sunday, sixteen women will step into courts in their endeavours to capture the title. Here is an analysis of the round of sixteen clashes which could shape the destiny of many a women. The top half of the draw comprises some highly talented women, many of them having multiple

Jul 5 2015
Wimbledon 2015: Talking points from Day 3
Wimbledon 2015: Talking points from Day 3

Milos Raonic smashed the third fastest serve on Day 2 of Wimbledon Will Raonic break the Wimbledon serve record this year? Milos Raonic hit the third fastest serve ever recorded at Wimbledon yesterday (145mph) during his four-set victory over veteran Tommy Haas. He is only two miles an hour behind the current record holder American Taylor Dent. As the 6ft 5 giant continues to physically mature on the tennis court, the prospect of that reco

Jul 2 2015
French Open 2015: The week hence, and a week hence
French Open 2015: The week hence, and a week hence

Last year’s finalist Simona Halep crashed out in the second round Few upsets in the women’s section It has been eight days since the 114th edition of the French Open began. A week of drama, action, revenge, victories, defeats and disappointments hence, the event moves towards its business end. Complementing the red clay has been the omnipresent black at this year’s French Open. Yet, the hues of wins and losses have e

Jun 1 2015
2015 Madrid Open: Serena Williams enters into the quarter-finals with a three set win
2015 Madrid Open: Serena Williams enters into the quarter-finals with a three set win

Serena Williams progressed to the quarters win a three-set win over Victoria Azarenka World No.1 Serena Williams progressed through to the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on Wednesday, but not after she was stretched by another former top-ranker player Victoria Azarenka in the third round. The reigning Australian Open champion was down 6-5 and 40-0 in the third set but made a remarkable comeback to smash two winners after which

May 7 2015
Azarenka to meet Serena Williams in third round of Madrid Open
Azarenka to meet Serena Williams in third round of Madrid Open

Williams and Azarenka after the former’s win at the Brisbane International tennis tournament, 2014 Madrid, May 6 (IANS) Belarusian tennis player Victoria Azarenka advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open tennis tournament after eliminating Croatian-Australian player Ajla Tomljanovic 6-3, 6-3 win in just one hour and 30 minutes here. Azarenka, ranked 31st in the world, will meet the world's top ranked player Serena Wili

May 6 2015
Madrid Open: Alize Cornet stuns Simona Halep
Madrid Open: Alize Cornet stuns Simona Halep

Alize Cornet shocked World Number two Simona Halep in the first round of Madrid Open.  The WTA Madrid Open saw a massive upset on its inaugural day as Alize Corner sent the World Number two and one of the tournament favourites, Simona Halep packing in the first round of the event.  Pitted against the 28th ranked Cornet, Halep was the undisputed favourite heading into the first round encounter. However, a determined Cornet, r

May 4 2015
Victoria Azarenka will take on Venus Williams in first round of Madrid Masters
Victoria Azarenka will take on Venus Williams in first round of Madrid Masters

Victoria Azarenka and Venus Williams will square off in the first round of the Madrid Masters Madrid, May 2 (IANS): World No.16 Venus Williams and No.31 Victoria Azarenka are the two-star tennis players clashing in the first round of the Madrid Masters. Venus' sister and World No.1 Serena Williams will start the tournament against compatriot No.36 Madison Brengle while reigning champion Maria Sharapova will play her first game against S

May 2 2015
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