Top 5 Tennis Upsets From Over The Years

The best part about being a sports fan is the package of surprises that awaits us every now and then. Some of the stories of triumph that come out of the sporting world make the day of the sports fan and tennis is no different. Over the years, there have been some great tennis upsets

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Sania Mirza And Martina Hingis Claim US Open Title

The pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis won their second consecutive Grand Slam Championship by winning the Women’s doubles title at the US Open Sania and Hingis faced Casey Dellacqua and Yaroslava Shvedova in the final of the tournament and came out with a comfortable 6-3,6-3 win. This is their second consecutive Grand Slam title

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US Open: Novak Djokovic Triumphs

Novak Djokovic has been the most striking names of recent times, when you consider the tennis greats. Adding another US Open title to his collection, Novak Djokovic took his tally to 10 grand slams. Djokovic played his second consecutive final against Roger Federer this year and won it again. The hard courts of Flushing Meadow

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Sports Stats Weekly: Indian Tennis – Doubles Success

India enjoyed some early success in tennis as the sport was made popular by the likes of Vijay Amritraj, Ramesh Krishnan and Ramanathan Krishnan during the latter half of the 20th century. It was the pair of Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi that brought Grand slam glory for India at the turn of the century.

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US Open: Federer, Djokovic Set-Up Final Showdown

The opening half of the day witness the top two seeds of women’s singles crash out, after a phenomenal tournament. Serena missed out on a Grand Slam while Simona Halep was made to bite the dust by Italian Flavia Pennetta at the semis of the US Open. In the men’s round, top seed Novak Djokovic

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US Open: Serena Williams Crashes Out

The hopes of Serena Williams making history by winning four Grand Slams in a calendar year came crashing down as she was knocked out of the US Open semifinals by a gutsy unheralded Italian, Roberta Vinci. Serena faced unseeded Roberta Vinci in the semi-finals of the US Open. She seemed destined to reach the final

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US Open: Matches Postponed Due To Rain

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

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US Open: Roger Federer Faces Wawrinka In Semis

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

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US Open: Paes & Rohan Bopanna Face Off In Semis

Day nine of the US Open welcomed a tough clash from the Williams sisters, and it was Serena who got the better of Venus in a three set thriller. On the other hand, Feliciano Lopez put up a good performance against men’s top seed Novak Djokovic in a scintillating four set encounter. Rohan Bopanna has

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US Open Day 9: Marin Cilic Reach Semis

Defending Champion Marin Cilic reached the semi-finals of the 2015 US Open after defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Quarter final of the tournament. Cilic seemed to be on top of his game after taking the first two sets comfortably but Tsonga was in no mood to give up. He fought back and took home the

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