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Sania Mirza and Shuai Zhang knocked out in QF in LuxembourgRediff.com17 Sep 2021
India's ace tennis star Sania Mirza and her partner Shuai Zhang were knocked out of the women's doubles event of the Luxembourg Open.
All about US Open champion Daniil MedvedevRediff.com13 Sep 2021
Factbox on Daniil Medvedev, who defeated world number one Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 in the US Open final on Sunday to win his first Grand Slam title.
US Open PIX: Andreescu, Sakkari storm into 4th roundRediff.com4 Sep 2021
Images from Day 6 of the 2021 US Open in New York on Saturday.
US Open PIX: Djokovic, Zverev romp into third roundRediff.com3 Sep 2021
Images from Day 4 of the 2021 US Open in New York on Thursday.
US Open PIX: Tsitsipas, Medvedev, Sabalenka march forthRediff.com2 Sep 2021
A summary of Wednesday's action at the US Open.
PIX: Djokovic takes first unsteady step toward calendar slamRediff.com1 Sep 2021
Novak Djokovic took a first unsteady step toward completing the calendar-year Grand Slam on Tuesday as the Serb laboured into the second round of the US Open with a 6-1, 6-7(5), 6-2, 6-1 win over dashing Danish teenager Holger Rune.
Murray fires battle of bathroom break into orbitRediff.com1 Sep 2021
Andy Murray launched a fresh rocket at his US Open conqueror Stefanos Tsitsipas on Tuesday, griping that the Greek player took longer on bathroom breaks than it took billionaire Jeff Bezos to reach outer space.
US Open PICS: Osaka, Halep, Rublev advance; Cilic retiresRediff.com31 Aug 2021
IMAGES from the US Open matches played on Day 1 at the Flushing Meadows in New York on Monday.
Djokovic opens US Open campaign against qualifierRediff.com26 Aug 2021
Second seed Daniil Medvedev will launch his bid to win his first major title against veteran Frenchman Richard Gasquet.
Djokovic gets second bite at history in the Big AppleRediff.com26 Aug 2021
After an Olympic stumble Novak Djokovic will get a second bite at history in the Big Apple with a calendar year Grand Slam there for the taking at the US Open.
Injured Serena withdraws from US OpenRediff.com25 Aug 2021
Serena withdraws from US Open
I almost broke my hand: MedvedevRediff.com22 Aug 2021
Zverev is also in fine form, having beaten world number one Novak Djokovic on his way to claiming the Olympic gold medal in Tokyo at the start of the month.
Nadal to miss US Open, rest of season over foot issueRediff.com20 Aug 2021
Nadal's great rival and fellow 20-times Grand Slam winner Roger Federer is also out of the US Open and will be sidelined for many months because he needs knee surgery.
Tsitsipas anti-vaccine comments irks Greek govtRediff.com20 Aug 2021
'...What is at stake, however, is his ability to assess the need for vaccinations or whether the vaccine has been tested for a sufficient period of time. And ... he has neither the knowledge nor the studies nor the research work that would allow him to form an opinion about it.'
Tennis: Osaka stunned by Teichmann at CincinnatiRediff.com20 Aug 2021
Opelka, Kyrgios included in Team World for Laver Cup.
Osaka on Haiti, Afghanistan and feeling ungratefulRediff.com19 Aug 2021
'And for me to just be hitting a tennis ball in the United States right now and have people come and watch me play ... I would want to be myself in this situation rather than anyone else in the world.'
Defending champion Thiem to miss US Open; wildcard for VenusRediff.com19 Aug 2021
Halep withdraws from Western & Southern Open with injury.
Tennis: Injured Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati eventRediff.com12 Aug 2021
In his pre-tournament news conference in Toronto on Sunday, Nadal said a recurring foot issue he has been dealing with since 2005 returned at the French Open, where he fell to eventual champion Djokovic in the semi-finals.
Tennis: Murray added to US Open main drawRediff.com10 Aug 2021
Djokovic withdraws from Western & Southern Open, to 'turn focus on US Open.'
US curbs travel from India from May 4; some exemptions allowedRediff.com1 May 2021
India is struggling with a second wave of the pandemic with more than 3,00,000 daily new coronavirus cases being reported in the past few days, and hospitals are reeling under a shortage of medical oxygen and beds.
Baseball legend, 'Hammerin' Hank' Aaron, dies at 86Rediff.com23 Jan 2021
'He grew up poor and faced racism as he worked to become one of the greatest baseball players of all time. Hank never let the hatred he faced consume him.'
Aus Open champ Kenin looks to Djokovic for adviceRediff.com5 Jan 2021
Kenin, who was seeded 14th last year, came back from a set down to beat Spain's twice Grand Slam champion Garbine Muguruza in the Australian Open final.
Medvedev wears down Zverev to claim third Masters titleRediff.com9 Nov 2020
A double fault earned the Russian his eighth ATP title after two hours and seven minutes.
Djokovic clinches sixth year-end No. 1 ranking to tie SamprasRediff.com7 Nov 2020
Novak Djokovic has sealed the year-end men's world number one tennis ranking for the sixth time to go level with childhood hero Pete Sampras after closest rival Rafael Nadal opted against playing in the ATP Tour event in Sofia next week.
Facebook's Hate Content Crisis is Ajit Mohan's biggest headacheRediff.com28 Sep 2020
'The reality is no one, including some of the names that have shown up in the last few weeks, have any unilateral decision-making power in this,' Facebook India MD Ajit Mohan tells Peerzada Abrar.
When players were disqualified for on-court misconductRediff.com7 Sep 2020
The list of players who have been defaulted from a tour-level match for on-field misconduct.
PIX: Unstoppable Djokovic downs Raonic to win titleRediff.com30 Aug 2020
Novak Djokovic kept his unbeaten streak in 2020 alive as he survived a terrible start to defeat Milos Raonic 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the final of the Western & Southern Open on Saturday.
Osaka reaches semis then withdraws to protest racial injusticeRediff.com27 Aug 2020
Naomi Osaka pulled out of the semi-finals of the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament on Wednesday in New York City, in protest at racial injustice. Her decision follows protests over the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in the city of Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Sunday.
PIX: World No 1 Djokovic cruises into semisRediff.com27 Aug 2020
Novak Djokovic cruised past Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday to reach a record-equalling eighth Western & Southern Open semi-final in New York where he will face Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut.
PIX: Serena stunned by World No 21 SakkariRediff.com26 Aug 2020
Serena Williams was sent spinning out of the Western and Southern Open by Maria Sakkari on Tuesday after the Greek rallied from a set down to beat the 23-times Grand Slam champion 5-7, 7-6(5), 6-1 and reach the quarter-finals.
PHOTOS: Djokovic cruises into quarters; Murray eliminatedRediff.com26 Aug 2020
Top seed Novak Djokovic made quick work of Tennys Sandgren at the Western and Southern Open on Tuesday, never dropping serve en route to a 6-2, 6-4 win over the American, while big-serving Milos Raonic enjoyed a straight sets win over Andy Murray.
PHOTOS: Murray claims biggest win of comebackRediff.com25 Aug 2020
Andy Murray claimed the biggest win of his comeback and a place in the last 16 of the Western and Southern Open on Monday by taking out self-destructing fifth seed Alexander Zverev 6-3, 3-6, 7-5.
Western and Southern Open: Murray makes winning return; Cilic outRediff.com23 Aug 2020
Big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic fired 19 aces to topple Sam Querrey 6-4, 6-4 and set up a second-round clash with either Dan Evans or Russian 10th seed Andrey Rublev.
US Open organisers pleased with line-up despite dropoutsRediff.com19 Aug 2020
Dowse said that the women's competition will see 10 former Grand Slam champions, including 23-time major winner Serena Williams, along with 81 of the top 100. In the men's event, seven of the world top ten are competing.
Tennis returns to US as Brady claims first WTA titleRediff.com16 Aug 2020
The hard court, outdoor competition in Lexington, Kentucky, marked the WTA's first tournament in the United States since the coronavirus outbreak forced almost all sport into a long break earlier this year.
Bardy ends Gauff's run; Bencic withdraws from US OpenRediff.com16 Aug 2020
American Jennifer Brady defeated compatriot Coco Gauff 6-2, 6-4 at the Top Seed Open on Saturday, earning a spot in her first WTA final.
Former champion Kuznetsova latest to withdraw from US OpenRediff.com11 Aug 2020
Former US Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova has joined a growing list of players who have decided not to play in this year's tournament due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.
US Open: Murray, Clijsters receive wildcard entriesRediff.com7 Aug 2020
The tournament will take place in a quarantined setting from Aug. 31-Sept. 13 in New York. The Western & Southern Open, which was relocated from Cincinnati this year, will be held from Aug. 20-28 as a warm-up event for the Grand Slam.
Murray ready to risk travel for grand slamsRediff.com3 Aug 2020
Murray seeks assurance on quarantine issues before US Open.
Aus Open champ ready for career restart post COVID-19Rediff.com31 Jul 2020
Sofia Kenin lifted her first Grand Slam trophy in Melbourne at the start of the year and then added a WTA title in Lyon, days before the circuit came to a halt due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.