It was a good day for Indian tennis players Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna as they advanced to the next round of the Australian Open 2016. Andy Murray advanced from his fourth round against Bernard Tomic. However, the day’s biggest upset was caused by 13th seed Milos Raonic of Canada knocking-out fourth seed Stan Wawrinka.
Sania Mirza continues her great run of form from last year winning both her matches at the Australian Open. She registered comfortable victories with partners Martina Hingis in the women’s doubles and Ivan Dodig supported her well in the mixed doubles. Sania Mirza continues to impress Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis completely dominated the play
Women’s doubles top seeded pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis began their Australian Open campaign in style. On the other hand, Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea disappointed the home fans by defeating Omar Jasika and Nick Kyrgios of Australia to make way to the second round. Mirza, Bopanna dominate in first round of Australian
Swiss star Stan Wawrinka enjoyed a comfortable defense of his Chennai Open crown against the young Croatian Borna Coric in the final of the tournament. Marach and Martin won the doubles title by beating Krajicek and Paire. Consecutive titles for Stan Wawrinka Top seed and defending champion Stan Wawrinka played top-level tennis throughout the tournament.
The last of the surviving hosts Somdev Devvarman and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan bowed out in the semi-finals of the Chennai Open. The pair lost in straight sets to Krajicek and Paire, who go on to play the final against Marach and Martin. In the singles category, Stan Wawrinka continued his great touch at the tournament and
Novak Djokovic and Garbine Muguruza won titles in Beijing while Stan Wawrinka was a winner in Tokyo. Here’s our recap of the week in world tennis. Novak Djokovic’s awesome 2015 season continued last weekend as the top-ranked Serb won the ATP China Open for the sixth time with a 6-2, 6-2 win over arch-rival Rafael Nadal, who
Persistent rain forced the US Open organizers to postpone the Women’s singles semifinal match between Serena Williams and Roberta Vinci. The match was to be held on Thursday evening, but it has now been rescheduled to Friday morning. To accommodate the change, the organizers have shifted the men’s semi-final to friday evening. This shift will
Roger Federer played Frenchman Richard Gasquet in the quarters, which ended up being a no-contest for the second seed. The Frenchman could not match the level of experience of the Swiss and surrendered in three sets lasting under 90 minutes in the match. In the doubles category, Martina Hingis proves to be lucky for the
Stan Wawrinka booked his Quarter Final berth at the US Open tennis championships after defeating Donald Young. Wawrinka and Young engaged in a hard fought battle that lasted four sets but Wawrinka eventually came out a winner, 6–4, 1–6, 6–3, 6–4. The No. 5 produced 52 winners and 48 unforced errors whereas Young came up
Third-Seeded Andy Murray made it into the third round of the US Open when Stan Wawrinka progressed as well. Murray faced Adrian Mannarino and after a tough battle came out with a winning scoreline of 5-7, 4-6, 6-1, 6-3, 6-1. This happened to be the eighth time in Murray’s career where he came back from two