Australian Open: Seeded Casualties Rock Day 2

Rafael Nadal has become the major casualty from the men’s singles at the Australian Open on day two. On the other hand, Venus Williams and second seed Simona Halep were knocked out from the women’s singles category at the grandslam. Andy Murray registered a victory in the first round. Nadal knocked out, Murray advances Rafael

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World Tennis Weekly #20 – Venus Williams Claims Victory

Former world no. 1 Venus Williams was back in the spotlight by bagging her biggest WTA title in more than 5 years, while David Ferrer and Tomas Berdych won titles in Asia, strengthening their hopes of making it to the ATP Tour Finals in London. Here is our recap of the week from the world of

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World Tennis Weekly #18 – Novak Djokovic and Flavia Pennetta Win US Open

While the men’s tournament at the US Open produced produced a predictable outcome with Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer reaching the final, the women’s draw turned out to be a total surprise with two Italian women reaching their first Grand Slam final. All this and more in our weekly recap of world tennis. Novak Djokovic

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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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World Tennis Weekly #17 – Federer And Serena On Track

The first week of the US Open, the final Grand Slam of the season, is complete and there were plenty of talking points. While Serena Williams remains the favourite on the women’s side, the men’s title seems to be a three-way contest between Djokovic, Federer and Murray. Here’s our recap of the first week’s action at

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US Open Day 7: Williams Sisters To Face Off In Quarter Finals

The Williams sisters Serena and Venus are all set to face off against each other in the Quarter-finals of the US Open after winning their respective matches. Venus defeated qualifier Anett Kontaveit 6–2, 6–1 in just 50 minutes to book her berth in the quarter-final. Meanwhile, Serena Williams came out with a 6–3, 6–3 win

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US Open Day 6: Federer Continues His Stellar Form

Roger Federer continued his stellar form in the US Open tennis tournament and cruised into the fourth round. Federer defeated Philipp Kohlschreiber 6–4, 6–4, 6–4 in the third round and has won all nine sets in his three matches so far. Federer, who is seeded second in the tournament, will now face John Isner in

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US Open Day 5: Serena, Djokovic and Cilic Get Wins

The first session of US Open day five saw big guns like Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Marin Cilic secure wins in their respective matches. Serena needed three sets to wrap up the match against fellow American Bethanie Mattek-Sands. Sands managed to win the first set 3-6 but Serena came back strong in the next

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US Open: Leander Paes, Sania Mirza Through

The fourth day of the US Open 2015 was great for the Indian players, with Leander Paes and Sania Mirza getting through to the second round in their respective doubles competition. However, it was not such a good day for women’s fourth seed Caroline Wozniacki, as she suffered a defeat at the Arthur Ashe stadium

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US Open Day 4: Murray, Wawrinka Through To Next Rounds

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

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