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Kannur
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Palakkad
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

tennis

Monte Carlo Masters: Nadal enter Semi; Novak Djokovic loses

In Tennis, top seed Novak Djokovic suffered a 6-3 4-6 6-2 quarter-final defeat against Russian Daniil Medvedev at the Monte Carlo Masters. The 31-yea...

Kerber out of Fed Cup play-off with infection

Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber will miss Germany’s Fed Cup play-off tie against Latvia this weekend because of an illness, the Ge...

Japan’s Kei Nishikori knocked out from 1st round of Monte Carlo

Japan’s Kei Nishikori lost his opening match of the clay season on Wednesday, with Asia’s top player crashing to a 7-5, 6-3 defeat to Pie...

Vicario to be ambassador for TCSW10K Bengaluru

Former women's World No. 1 tennis player Arantxa Sanchez Vicario was on Wednesday announced as the international event ambassador for IAAF Gold Label...

Monte Carlo Masters: Djokovic labors into 3rd round with scrappy win

Two-time champion Novak Djokovic struggled with his serve at times but reached the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with a scrappy 6-3, 4-6, 6-...

Joshna Chinappa enters semifinals in Macau Open

Third seed Joshna Chinappa moved into the semifinals of the Macau Open with a convincing 11-8, 11-2, 11-9 win over fifth seed Mayar Hany of Egypt in ...

AITA signs MoU with Serbain Tennis Federation to train junior players

The All India Tennis Association (AITA) has signed an MoU with Serbian Tennis Federation (STF) to train Indian junior players under world renowned Se...

Indian women’s hockey team hold Malaysia to a 4-4 draw

  Navneet Kaur struck twice as the Indian women’s hockey team overcame a 2-4 setback in the third quarter to level the scores 4-4 in their...

Garbine Muguruza retains Monterrey Open title as injured Victoria Azarenka retires

Spain’s Garbine Muguruza successfully defended her Monterrey Open title on Sunday when Victoria Azarenka retired injured from her first WTA sin...

World number one Naomi Osaka signs with Nike

World number one Naomi Osaka has agreed a deal with Nike, the sports apparel giant has announced. The Japanese, who had previously been tied to rival...

Maria Sakkari beats defending champion Kiki Bertens at Charleston

Defending champion Kiki Bertens suffered a surprise 7-6(8) 6-3 loss to world number 50 Maria Sakkari in the third round of the Charleston Open in Sou...

Federer refutes Tsitsipas' preferential treatment claim

Swiss great Roger Federer has refuted claims by Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas that the most experienced players on the ATP Tour receive preferential tr...

Miami Open:Federer beats Kevin Anderson to set up Denis Shapovalov clash

Roger Federer gained a measure of revenge against Wimbledon nemesis Kevin Anderson, beating the South African 6-0 6-4 at the Miami Open on Thursday t...

Miami Open: Roger Federer reaches quarters, Simona Halep eyes No. 1 ranking

Roger Federer will face a hectic few days if he’s going to win another Miami Open. He’s off to a good start. Federer is through to the qu...

Roberto Bautista Agut Stuns Top-Ranked Novak Djokovic In Miami

Novak Djokovic's pursuit of a record seventh Miami Open ATP title ended in dramatic fashion on Tuesday as Roberto Bautista Agut superbly recovered fr...

Roger Federer to Play Madrid Masters on Clay Return

Roger Federer will play on clay before this year's French Open after being confirmed on the entry list for the Madrid Masters, which starts on May 3,...

Simona Halep beats Polona Hercog, battles into Miami Open 4th round

Simona Halep kept alive hopes of regaining the world number one ranking Sunday, beating Polona Hercog 5-7, 7-6 (7/1), 6-2 to reach the last 16 where ...

Miami Open: Novak Djokovic beats Federico Delbonis in third round

Novak Djokovic pulled a spare ball from his pocket, angrily whacked it against the backstop and then pounded his uncooperative racket into the concre...

Top seeds Chen Yufei, Shi Yuqi pull out of India Open

Chinese top seeds Chen Yufei and Shi Yuqi Sunday pulled out of the India Open on medical grounds, taking some sheen off the USD 350,000 World Tour Su...

Naomi Osaka stunned by Hsieh Su-wei in Miami Open

The Miami Open lost two of its biggest drawcards on Saturday with world number one Naomi Osaka suffering a shock third-round loss to Taiwan’s H...

Kei Nishikori stunned by Dusan Lajovic in Miami Open second round

Kei Nishikori was sent packing from the second round of the Miami Open on Friday after Serbian Dusan Lajovic stunned the Japanese world number six 2-...

French Open increases prize money for 2019

The French Open announced an 8% increase to its prize money for the 2019 tournament on Thursday, with the men’s and women’s singles winne...

Prajnesh makes it to Miami Masters main draw

India's number one singles player, Prajnesh Gunneswaran, beat Jay Clarke in straight sets to make the main draw of the Miami Open, his second straigh...

Victoria Azarenka wins 1st match at new Miami Open site

Victoria Azarenka won the first match on the stadium court at the new site of the Miami Open by beating Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 3-6, 6-4. The unseede...

Dominic Thiem leapfrogs Roger Federer after Indian Wells triumph

Dominic Thiem climbed to a career-best ranking of fourth on Monday after clinching his maiden ATP Masters title with his defeat of Roger Federer at I...

Prajnesh rises to career-high 84 post Indian Wells run

The breakthrough run at the Indian Wells has propelled India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran to career-high rank of 84 but injured Yuki Bhambri on Monday drop...

Dominic Thiem tops Roger Federer to win Indian Wells title

Dominic Thiem claimed his first Masters 1000 title after coming from a set down to defeat Roger Federer 3-6 6-3 7-5 and win the BNP Paribas Open on S...

Nadal sets up Federer semi at Indian Wells

Rafael Nadal battled past Karen Khachanov in the last eight of the Indian Wells Masters to set up a semi-final meeting with Roger Federer. Three-time...

Switzerland's Bencic reaches Indian Wells semi-finals

Switzerland's Belinda Bencic's resurgence continued Thursday as she reached the Indian Wells WTA semi-finals with a battling 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 win over f...