Tennis


Kvitova sends Czechs into Fed Cup final

Petra Kvitova defeated Angelique Kerber 6-2, 6-2 in under an hour to send the Czech Republic to the Fed Cup final with a 3-1 win over Germany in Stuttgart yesterday....

April 23, 2018, Monday


Zverev edges Struff to reach quarters

Third seed Alexander Zverev came through a three-set tussle with fellow German Jan-Lennard Struff yesterday to set up a possible Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinal with his brother Mischa. The 20-year-old, ...

April 20, 2018, Friday


Djokovic outlasts Coric

Novak Djokovic needed 10 match points to claim a hard-fought straight-sets victory over the dangerous Borna Coric yesterday, setting up a Monte Carlo Masters third-round clash with Dominic Thiem....

April 19, 2018, Thursday


Thiem saves match point to seal 2nd-round victory

DOMINIC Thiem saved a match point and beat Andrey Rublev of Russia 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco yesterday. Rublev was serving for the match at 5-4, 40-30 but ...

April 18, 2018, Wednesday


Mertens hits career-high

Belgian Elise Mertens climbed 3 places to a career-high 17th in the WTA world rankings released yesterday following her victory at the Lugano Open on Sunday....

April 17, 2018, Tuesday


Johnson into Houston final

Defending champion Steve Johnson beat Taylor Fritz 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-2 at the US Men’s Clay Court Championship in Houston on Saturday to set up a final showdown against Tennys Sandgren, who earlier beat...

April 16, 2018, Monday


Brengle sues WTA, ITF

Madison Brengle filed a lawsuit against the Women’s Tennis Association and the International Tennis Federation on Monday seeking damages for injuries she says were caused by the repeated drawing of blood...

April 11, 2018, Wednesday


Pouille tops Fognini to put France into Davis semis

LUCAS Pouille sent France into the Davis Cup semifinals on the strength of his four-set defeat of Italy’s Fabio Fognini in Genoa yesterday. Pouille battled past the Italian No. 1 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (3), 6-3 ...

April 9, 2018, Monday


Kvitova, Konta exit early

Kristyna Pliskova rallied from a set down to beat second seed Petra Kvitova 1-6, 6-1, 6-3 in an all-Czech second round clash at the Charleston Open on Wednesday....

April 6, 2018, Friday


Djokovic ends partnership with Stepanek as well

Novak Djokovic has parted company with coach Radek Stepanek days after the departure of head coach Andre Agassi from his team, the former world No....

April 5, 2018, Thursday




 

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