Thiruvananthapuram
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Alappuzha
Ernakulam
Idukki
Kannur
Kasaragod
Kollam
Kottayam
Kozhikode
Malappuram
Palakkad
Pathanamthitta
Thiruvananthapuram
Thrissur
Wayanad
Thursday, June 20, 2019

tennis

Sharapova has 'expectations' for return from 5-month absence

Maria Sharapova said that she has "expectations" for herself ahead of her return from a five-month injury absence in Mallorca next week. The five-tim...

Murray hopes to make a return to singles tennis

Former world No.1 Andy Murray on Wednesday said he hoped to make a return to men's singles tennis later in the year. The 32-year-old is set to compet...

Rafael Nadal considered ending season after Indian Wells injury

French Open champion Rafa Nadal has said he nearly ended his season after being forced to withdraw from the Indian Wells semi-finals with a knee inju...

Rafael Nadal lifts record 12th French Open title

Rafael Nadal swept to an historic 12th Roland Garros title and 18th Grand Slam crown on Sunday with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 victory over Austria's Domin...

Vondrousova beats Konta to reach French Open final

Unseeded Czech Marketa Vondrousova became the first teenager to reach a Grand Slam final for 10 years as she beat Johanna Konta 7-5 7-6(2) at the Fre...

Nadal Crushes Federer To Reach 12th French Open Final

Rafael Nadal reached the French Open final for the third time in a row, and a record extending 12th overall, with a straight set win over arch-rival ...

Ashleigh Barty outplays Madison Keys to reach semis

Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam semi-final as she outplayed error-prone American Madison Keys 6-3 7-5 at the Frenc...

Novak Djokovic to face Dominic Thiem for a spot in final

Novak Djokovic reached his ninth Roland Garros semi-final Thursday, sweeping past Alexander Zverev to keep his bid to become just the second man to h...

Zverev to face Djokovic for Roland Garros semi-final spot

German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive Roland Garros quarter-final on Monday with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (7/5) win over Italy...

Simona Halep reaches French Open quarters with 45-minute thrashing

Defending champion Simona Halep reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek in t...

Djokovic, Nishikori in French Open quarterfinals

World No.1 Novak Djokovic on Monday made light work of Germanys Jan-Lennard Struff, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2, to book a place in the French Open quarterfinals. ...

French Open: Ashleigh Barty, Madison Keys reach quarter-finals

Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty beat Sofia Kenin, who stunned Serena Williams in the third round, to reach her second straight Grand Slam quart...

Roger Federer eases into French Open quarter-final

Roger Federer reached the French Open quarter-finals for the 12th time on Sunday, becoming the oldest man in 28 years to make the last-eight of a Sla...

Leander Paes Crashes out of French Open Men's Doubles

Indian tennis ace Leander Paes crashed out of the men's doubles competition of the French Open after him and his partner, Benoit Paire of France, los...

Serena Williams may seek grasscourt wildcard ahead of Wimbledon

Serena Williams said she felt “pretty far away” from her optimal level after suffering a surprise third round defeat at the French Open t...

Konta secures maiden French Open last-8 appearance

The United Kingdom's top female tennis player Johanna Konta on Sunday prevailed over Donna Vekic of Croatia 6-2, 6-4 to secure her maiden French Open...

Wawrinka, Federer set to clash in French Open quarters

Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka outlasted Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6 (8-6), 5-7, 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 in a marathon French Open fourth-round clash that las...

Federer, Nadal reach record 14th French Open 4th round

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal continued their own history as they reached French Open round of 16 for a record 14th time, while women's second seed ...

Martic upsets Pliskova in French Open 3rd round

World No. 31 Petra Martic of Croatia knocked out world No. 2 Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic on Friday, securing a spot in the French Open ro...

Serena Williams cruises into round three

Serena Williams breezed into the third round of the French Open on Thursday with a routine 6-3 6-2 win against Japanese Kurumi Nara, wasting no energ...

French Open: Simona Halep huffs and puffs into third round in Paris

Reigning champion Simona Halep overcame stiff resistance from Magda Linette, as well as her own nerves and a bout of illness, to book her place in th...

French Open: Del Potro prevails in five-set battle with Nishioka

Juan Martin del Potro was pushed to the limit before eventually taming Japan’s plucky Yoshihito Nishioka 5-7 6-4 6-2 6-7(5) 6-2 to reach the Fr...

Roger Federer into French Open third round for 15th time

Roger Federer reached the third round of Roland Garros for the 15th time on Wednesday with a 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 win over German lucky loser Oscar Otte. Th...

Bopanna and Copil knock out sixth seeds from French Open

Making a stupendous start to the French Open, India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Romanian partner Marius Copil knocked out sixth seeded Raven Klaase...

French Open: Naomi Osaka survives scare, enters second round

  Japan's Naomi Osaka survived a scare as she defeated Anna Karolina Schmiedlova 0-6, 7-6, 6-1 in the first round of the French Open. World numb...

Karlovic becomes oldest man to win match at French Open for 45 years

Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic became the oldest man to win a match at the French Open for 45 years on Tuesday as he beat Spain’s fellow veteran ...

French Open: Djokovic, Nadal advance to second round

Title favourites Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal registered straight-set wins to book their men's singles second round spots in the French Open. The ...

French Open: Petra Kvitova withdraws after injury to left arm

Czech sixth seed and two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova withdrew from Roland Garros on Monday with a left arm injury. Kvitova had been due to ...

Venus Williams knocked out of French Open

American tennis player Venus Williams was knocked out of French Open as she was defeated by world number nine Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-3 in the first r...