Sports Twitter Weekly # 1 – Best Sports Tweets of The Week

The first week of June witnessed non-stop action in the world of sport. From Rahul Dravid’s appointment as India U-19 coach to Serena Williams and Stan Wawrinka winning the French Open, the week had it all. Also, Barcelona were crowned European champions for the fifth time after they beat Juventus in the UEFA Champions League

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Stan Wawrinka Reaches Maiden French Open Final

Eighth seed Stan Wawrinka reached his first French Open final with a 6-3, 6-7 (1), 7-6 (3), 6-4 victory over home hope and 14th seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Friday. But the Swiss has to wait a little longer to see who his opponent in the summit clash will be as the second men’s semi-final got

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French Open: It Is Serena V Safarova For The Title

She looked down and out after going a set and a break down. But a flu-affected Serena Williams staged an incredible recovery, as always, to book her place in her third French Open final on Thursday. Up next is a 28-year-old who is making her debut in a Grand Slam final – Lucie Safarova. Safarova

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French Open: Federer Bites The Dust, Ana Reaches Semis

Day 10 of the 2015 French Open witnessed two upsets on the men’s side as quarter-final action began at the claycourt Slam on Tuesday. The result that stood out was the straight sets hammering of Roger Federer by his compatriot Stan Wawrinka. The eighth-seeded Swiss delivered a tennis masterclass to stun the favourite and former

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Roger Federer Knocked Out Of French Open 2015

World no. 2 Roger Federer saw his French Open 2015 campaign come to an end after losing to countryman Stan Wawrinka in the quarter-final. While the odds favoured Roger Federer, Wawrinka put up an inspired performance to register his first win in five Grand Slam meetings against his Davis cup teammate. Roger Federer was convincingly

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French Open: Serena Beats Azarenka; Paes-Hingis Out

In a supreme display of mental fortitude, top-ranked Serena Williams came back from a set down and a break down in each of the last two sets to edge past Victoria Azarenka 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 in the French Open third round on Saturday. Amongst the other stars, defending men’s champion Rafael Nadal, top seed Novak

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French Open: Federer, Sharapova Cruise; Indians Impress

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova booked their places in the second week of the French Open as the third round began on Friday. While the Swiss maestro looked at his flawless best against Bosnian Damir Dzhumur, defending women’s champion Sharapova comfortably came through a potentially tricky test against former runner-up Samantha Stosur. Another former winner

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French Open Day 6: Indian Tennis Stars Impress

Day 6 of the French Open turned out to be a bright day for Indian tennis fans as all the Indians in action progressed to the third round of their respective events. In women’s doubles, top seeds Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis thrashed French pair of Stephanie Foretz and Amandine Hesse 6-3, 6-4. The top

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French Open: Nadal, Djokovic, Serena Win; Paes Victorious

The top stars – Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams continued their quest for the 2015 French Open on Thursday. While Rafa and Novak registered straight-set wins, Serena was stretched to three sets en route to reaching the third round. However, it was the end of the road for fifth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki as she

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Top 5 Indian Performances at French Open

The 2015 French Open is at the epitome of excitement right now and it would be the best time to cherish some memories. The clay courts in France have seen some memorable Indian performances over the years and this year also, a lot of hopes are riding on the tennis stars. Names like Sania Mirza,

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