Thiruvananthapuram
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Alappuzha
Ernakulam
Idukki
Kannur
Kasaragod
Kollam
Kottayam
Kozhikode
Malappuram
Palakkad
Pathanamthitta
Thiruvananthapuram
Thrissur
Wayanad
Monday, October 21, 2019

tennis

Andy Murray Into First Semi-Final Since 2017 French Open

Andy Murray, former world number one, reached his first semi-final since the 2017 French Open with a battling three-set win over Romania's Marius Cop...

Jannik Sinner becomes youngest ATP semi-finalist in five years

Italian teenager Jannik Sinner became the youngest ATP semi-finalist in five years on Friday when he defeated Frances Tiafoe of the United States 6-4...

Andy Murray reaches quarter-final at European

Andy Murray reached the quarterfinals of the European Open by beating Pablo Cuevas 6-4, 6-3 Thursday, while the three highest-seeded players were all...

Roger Federer to play French Open next year

Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer said Thursday he will play the French Open in Paris next year. “I will play the French Open. I probably won&r...

Coco Gauff dumped out at Luxembourg after maiden WTA title win

Teenage sensation Coco Gauff failed to follow up on her maiden WTA tournament win after crashing out in the first round 6-4, 6-0 to Anna Blinkova in ...

India optimistic Davis Cup tie will be shifted from Islamabad

India’s tennis association will apply for visas for their Davis Cup tie against Pakistan next month but expects the fixture to be moved away fr...

Indian tennis team writes to AITA, seeking venue change for Davis Cup

AITA had written to the ITF to shift the venue of the tournament from Pakistan or postpone the tournament for some time. New Delhi: The Indian tennis...

Divij Sharan is now Asia's top-ranked doubles player

Divij Sharan has become not only India's number one but also the top-ranked Asian in the ATP doubles list with a recent three-place jump that took hi...

Barty wins 'The Don' Award, recognised as Oz's top athlete

World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty has been awarded Australian sport's highest individual honour.Barty won 'The Don' Award at the annual Sport Australia Hall...

Dutch Open: Sameer, Lakshya, Rahul enter pre-quarters

Top seed Sameer Verma, young shuttlers Lakshya Sen and BM Rahul Bharadwaj progressed to the pre-quarterfinals of the men’s singles competition ...

Andy Murray to make Grand Slam return at Australian Open

Andy Murray will make his Grand Slam return at the Australian Open in January, a year after career-saving hip surgery, the organisers announced. The ...

Djokovic to debut against Shapovalov at Shanghai Masters

Denis Shapovalov defeated Frances Tiafoe 6-4, 6-2 at the Shanghai Masters on Monday, setting up a second-round encounter with defending champion Nova...

Osaka reveals pressure of being number one

Naomi Osaka has opened up on the immense pressure she placed on herself earlier this year that contributed to a slump in form and the loss of her top...

Sumit Nagal achieves career-best ranking of 129

ng tennis sensation Sumit Nagal, who reached the semifinals of the ATP Challenger Campinas, has moved up by six places to the 129 spot in the latest m...

Dominic Thiem wins China Open title

Top seed Dominic Thiem overcame a one-set deficit to defeat third seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in the men's final of the 2019 China Open. Thiem needed two...

Naomi Osaka beats Barty in China Open final

Naomi Osaka won a second tournament on the spin as she fought back from a set down to defeat world number one Ashleigh Barty in the China Open final ...

Djokovic takes Japan Open with eye on Olympics

  World number one Novak Djokovic clinched the Japan Open on Sunday, dispelling concerns about the shoulder injury that forced him out of the US ...

Murray's China Open run meets brave end in quarter-finals

Andy Murray went down fighting in the China Open quarter-finals on Friday as the former world number one lost 6-2, 7-6 (7/3) to top seed Dominic Thie...

Djokovic stuns Japan Open with machine-like tennis

World number one Novak Djokovic on Friday put on a stunning show of supremacy at the Japan Open with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Lucas Pouille of France. The...

World no.1 Ashleigh Barty battles into China Open semi-finals

World number one Ashleigh Barty said she produced some of her best tennis this year as she battled into the China Open semi-finals Friday with a guts...

Osaka, Tsitsipas through to China Open quarters

World No 4 Naomi Osaka of Japan and no 7 Stefanos Tsitsipas on Thursday qualified for their respective women's and men's quarterfinals at the 2019 Ch...

David Goffin advances to Japan Open quarterfinals

David Goffin of Belgium advanced to the Japan Open quarterfinals after squeezing by Canada’s Denis Shapovalov 7-6(7/5), 7-6(7/2) Thursday. Both...

Sania roots for accompanying WAGs on team tours

Tennis star Sania Mirza hit out at wives and partners of cricketers not being allowed on tours, saying such attitude stems from a "deeper problem whi...

Novak Djokovic beats Soeda to reach quarterfinals at Japan Open

Coming off an injury, Novak Djokovic is confident his game is going in the right direction. Djokovic needed only two sets and 95 minutes to defeat Ja...

Andy Murray battles into China Open last eight

Andy Murray won two ATP Tour singles matches in a row for the first time since major hip surgery to battle into the China Open quarter-finals on Wedn...

Simona Halep turfed out of China Open second round

Simona Halep was beaten in the second round of the China Open by Russia’s Ekaterina Alexandrova, with the Romanian appearing to struggle with a...

Doubles defeat for Djokovic ahead of Japan Open singles debut

World number one Novak Djokovic, forced out of the US Open with a shoulder injury, suffered a doubles defeat at the Japan Open on Monday, but proved ...

Andy Murray dumped out of Zhuhai Championships in last 16

Andy Murray’s bid to win a first singles title since major hip surgery ended prematurely with defeat by 31st-ranked Alex de Minaur on Thursday ...

Ramanathan loses singles 2nd round, wins doubles first round

Despite firing 11 aces and committing just one double fault, Ramkumar Ramanathan of India lost to seventh seeded Gregoire Barrere of France in the si...