It was an ‘absolutely amazing’ week: Roger Federer

Roger Federer. Pic/AFP After celebrating his return to the top of the ATP rankings by clinching the Rotterdam Open, 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has insisted that it was an 'absolutely amazing' week for him. Yesterday, Federer, the oldest...

Roger Federer downs Grigor Dimitrov to win 97th title

Switzerland's Roger Federer with the Rotterdam Open trophy. Pic/AFP Roger Federer celebrated his impending return to the top of the world rankings by winning the Rotterdam Open yesterday, his 97th title. The Swiss, 36, the oldest ATP No. 1 in history,...

Petra Kvitova takes Qatar title to clinch top 10 return

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic poses with her trophy on the podium after winning the final of the women's singles at the Qatar Open tennis competition in Doha. Pic/AFP Petra Kvitova fought back from a set down against Garbine Muguruza on Sunday t...

Rohan Bopanna annoyed after five-star hotel delivers wrong order for breakfast

India's doubles tennis player Rohan Bopanna, currently in Marseille (France) for an ATP tournament, had the worst possible start to his day yesterday. It all happened at the breakfast table. Bopanna placed an order for breakfast specifying that he wa...

Dominic Thiem wins second Buenos Aires title in three years

Austria's Dominic Thiem poses with his trophy after defeating Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene by 6-2 and 6-4 during the ATP Argentina Open final in Buenos Aires. Pic/AFP Top seed Dominic Thiem won his second Buenos Aires title in three years on Sunday, laying...

Kevin Anderson holds nerve to win New York Open

Kevin Anderson South Africa's Kevin Anderson bagged only the fourth title of his career with a three-set victory over Sam Querrey to claim the ATP Tour New York Open on Sunday. Anderson played flawlessly in the third set tie-break to win 4-6, 6-3, 7-6...

Kevin Anderson ends Kei Nishikori’s run in New York

Kei Nishikori South Africa's Kevin Anderson ended Kei Nishikori's hopes of a comeback victory on Saturday at the New York Open, beating the Japanese fifth seed in three sets in Long Island. Top seed Anderson downed Nishikori 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7/4) in a g...

Petra Kvitova powers through to Qatar final after beating Caroline Wozniacki

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic reacts after defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark (UNSEEN) during their singles semi-final match of the Qatar Open tennis competition in Doha. Pic/AFP Petra Kvitova came from a set down to beat world number one C...

Svitolina looks to join Venus, Henin with Dubai repeat

Elina Svitolina World number three Elina Svitolina will join Grand Slam winning stars Venus Williams and Justine Henin as the only back-to-back champion in Dubai if she defends her title in the desert this week. The 23-year-old Ukrainian takes the top...

Olympics fan Roger Federer on top of the world and into...

Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates after winning against Italy's Andreas Seppi during their semi-final tennis match of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam. Pic/AFP Roger Federer celebrated becoming the oldest man to reach the world n...