US Open: Noisy New Yorkers leave Rafael Nadal furious after win

Spain's Rafael Nadal. Pic/AFP Rafael Nadal has conquered the French Open 10 times and battled career-threatening knee and wrist injuries, but his greatest challenge awaits him — telling rowdy New Yorkers to be quiet. Rain affects playThe World ...

Andy Murray pulls out of Brisbane event, doubtful for Australian Open

Andy Murray Former World No. 1 Andy Murray has withdrawn from the season-opening Brisbane International in a major setback to his Australian Open preparations, hinting that surgery on his problematic hip remained a secondary option. He suffered a righ...

Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer lead rankings at Australian Open

Rafael Nadal Melbourne: Spain's Rafael Nadal has been top seeded at the Australian Open, above Swiss great Roger Federer at two, followed by Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov, Germany's Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem of Austria. Serbia's Djokovic, who i...

Disappointed to lose like this: Andy Murray

Britain's Andy Murray reacts after losing 2-6, 6-2, 7-5 to Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the third round of the Monte Carlo masters in Monaco yesterday. Pic/AFP  Monte Carlo: Andy Murray surrendered a 4-0 lead in the decisive third set on ...

Maria Sharapova gets Cincinnati wildcard

Maria Sharapova Maria Sharapova was Thursday handed a wildcard into the Cincinnati WTA tournament, a key warm-up for the US Open, the season's final Grand Slam which has yet to guarantee the Russian star a place. Former world number one and five-time...

Andy Murray is in no hurry to look for a new...

Andy Murray has no immediate plans to replace departed coach Ivan Lendl, according to one of the key figures in his support team. Murray announced his split from Lendl on Friday after two spells together which yielded three grand slam titles and two Ol...

Stan Wawrinka fights back to win Geneva Open

Stan Wawrinka celebrates a point against Mischa Zverev in Geneva on Saturday. Pic/AFP World number three Stan Wawrinka fought back from a set down to defend the Geneva Open title here on Saturday. The top-seeded Swiss ace beat German qualifier Mischa Z...

Maria Sharapova might not get wild card at French Open

Maria Sharapova Paris: French Open chiefs said they are reluctant to grant Maria Sharapova a wild card into this year’s Grand Slam event despite the two-time champion returning from a doping ban. The Russian superstar will return to the tour on A...

Teenager Chelsea Samways’ dad furious at Nick Kyrgios for partying with...

Chelsea Samways and (inset) Nick Kyrgios Britain's junior tennis player Chelsea Samways' father Lawrence was furious after finding out that his teenage daughter was partying with Australian tennis ace Nick Kyrgios until 3 am at Cirque Nightclub in Lond...

Mahesh Bhupathi hails young guns on mixed day

India's Ramkumar Ramanathan returns to Canada's Brayden Schnur during a Davis Cup tennis match in Edmonton, Alberta, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. Pic/AP/PTI Ramkumar Ramanathan fetched the crucial win but Yuki Bhambri made the day memorable even in defeat ...