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'The virus doesn't care what your tennis ranking is'Rediff.com1 hour ago
Australia's Victoria state Premier Daniel Andrews said he opposed special arrangements to let unvaccinated athletes compete in the state, which is scheduled to host the Grand Slam at Melbourne Park in January.
Why Djokovic may skip Australian OpenRediff.com12 hours ago
World number one Novak Djokovic once again declined to reveal whether he has been vaccinated against COVID-19 and said he is unsure if he would defend his title at next year's Australian Open.
ATP Rankings: Federer drops out of top-10Rediff.com1 days ago
The Swiss star underwent arthroscopic right knee surgeries in February 2020 and May 2020. Federer has played five tournaments since having those surgeries, all of which came this season.
PIX: Badosa, Norrie triumph at Indian WellsRediff.com1 days ago
Paula Badosa survived a stiff challenge from Victoria Azarenka in the Indian Wells final, while Cameron Norrie battled back to defeat Nikoloz Basilashvili.
Injury-hit Nadal still unclear when he'll play againRediff.com5 days ago
Rafael Nadal said he still does not know when he will play tennis again as he works to complete his recovery from a recurring foot injury that cut short his 2021 season.
Murray supports calls for more players to get vaccinatedRediff.com6 days ago
'You might just have to leave (for Australia) a few weeks earlier than everyone else. That's the player's choice. If the local government puts that in place then I would support that. It would be great if more players got vaccinated.'
Indian Wells Tennis: Murray wins opener; Raducanu oustedRediff.com9 Oct 2021
Raducanu falls in first match since US Open triumph.
Neeraj wants to continue with coach Klaus in 2024 GamesRediff.com8 Oct 2021
Describing his German coach Klaus Bartonietz as the 'best' for him, Olympic gold-winning javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra on Friday said he would like to continue their spectacular partnership in the 2024 Paris Games as well.
CRIME. HORROR. ADULTERYRediff.com5 Oct 2021
Healing intergalactic encounters, haunted office spaces and spooky Star Wars, Sukanya Verma suggests everything you can catch on OTT this week.
COMING UP: October's OTT ReleasesRediff.com1 Oct 2021
So what's coming up in October? Joginder Tuteja lists the releases of the month.
Break Point reviewRediff.com1 Oct 2021
Break Point is an emotional ride into Indian tennis' ultimate fairytale gone wrong, observes Deepti Patwardhan.
Osaka feels the 'itch' to play tennis againRediff.com27 Sep 2021
Four-times Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka looks set to return to tennis shortly after getting 'that itch' to play again.
How Paes-Bhupathi 'brotherhood' conquered the worldRediff.com24 Sep 2021
Many years ago, Leander Paes acted on a whim when he asked Mahesh Bhupathi, "Would you like to win Wimbledon?" and the tennis star says what followed was a partnership that brought many trophies for India.
Osaka confirms withdrawal from Indian WellsRediff.com23 Sep 2021
Naomi Osaka, who said at the U.S. Open that she planned to take a break from tennis, has officially pulled out of next month's BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.
Jaishankar Takes A Walk in ManhattanRediff.com23 Sep 2021
Rather than risk a car jam, External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar decided to take a brisk walk from India's permanent mission to the UN to attend the G4 summit.
Federer says 'feeling strong' after knee surgeryRediff.com21 Sep 2021
Swiss great Roger Federer said he has faced no setbacks and is recovering well after his latest knee operation.
Pix To Make You SMILERediff.com21 Sep 2021
The world is slowly returning to normal... touch wood.
HC seeks Centre's stand on plea by Manika Batra against TTFIRediff.com20 Sep 2021
The Delhi High Court Monday sought the Centre's stand on a petition by Manika Batra, who was left out of the Indian contingent for the upcoming Asian Table Tennis Championships, assailing Table Tennis Federation of India's (TTFI) mandate of compulsory attendance at the National Coaching Camp in order to be selected.
'You can get away with love handles'Rediff.com20 Sep 2021
Kriti Kharbanda reveals her love for fitness, food, fashion and more.
Neeraj's javelin, Lovlina's gloves headline second day of e-auctionRediff.com18 Sep 2021
Neeraj Chopra's Tokyo Olympics javelin and Lovlina Borgohain's boxing gloves hogged the limelight on day two of the third edition of the e-auction of gifts presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday.
It's love-all for Paes-Bhupathi at 'Break Point'Rediff.com17 Sep 2021
The upcoming non-fiction series Break Point will give fans an insight into his fractured but successful professional pairing with doubles partner Mahesh Bhupathi, revealed Leander Paes, on Friday.
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.
RCB's Chahal 'pumped up' for IPL after T20 World Cup snubRediff.com16 Sep 2021
One of the most notable omissions from India's T20 World Cup squad, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Thursday asserted that he will be his wily, old wicket-taking self in the upcoming second leg of IPL in the UAE.
Modi, Mamata, Adar among Time's 100 most influential peopleRediff.com15 Sep 2021
Time's profile of Modi says that in its 74 years as an independent nation, India has had three pivotal leaders -- Jawaharlal Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Modi. "Narendra Modi is the third, dominating the country's politics like no one since them."
Manika Batra omitted from India's squad for Asian TTRediff.com15 Sep 2021
Star paddler Manika Batra was left out of the India squad for the Asian Championships, beginning September 28 in Doha, after failing to attend the mandatory national camp in Sonepat.
HOT Hairstyles To Amaze You!Rediff.com15 Sep 2021
Attendees at the 2021 Met Gala in New York showed us how to make a bold hair statement on the red carpet.
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: Medvedev dashes Djokovic's Grand Slam bidRediff.com13 Sep 2021
Novak Djokovic's bid for a record 21st major title that would have completed the calendar-year Grand Slam collapsed at the final hurdle in a stunning 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 defeat by Russian Daniil Medvedev in the US Open final on Sunday.
The Queen sends her 'warmest wishes' to new tennis queenRediff.com12 Sep 2021
Emma Raducanu did not drop a set since arriving at Flushing Meadows and won over the rowdy crowds at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center as she swatted aside more experienced opponents with the same ease as she hammered winners.
US Open champ Raducanu's 'just enjoying the moment'Rediff.com12 Sep 2021
'I definitely think it's the time to just switch off from any future thoughts or any plans, any schedule. I've got absolutely no clue. Right now, no care in the world, I'm just loving life.'
Fernandez wins hearts with tribute to NYC on 9/11 anniversaryRediff.com12 Sep 2021
'Leylah asking for the mic back to acknowledge 9/11 was one of the classiest, most empathetic, and mature things I've ever seen in a post-game moment ... and she's only 19. I'm blown away'
PIX: Qualifier Raducanu wins US Open women's singles crownRediff.com12 Sep 2021
British qualifier Emma Raducanu beat Canada's Leylah Fernandez 6-4 6-3 in a battle of two unseeded teenagers to win the U.S. Open women's title on Saturday.
Panel to probe Manika's 'fixing' claims against coachRediff.com11 Sep 2021
Janendra Jain and Parth Goswami are the two lawyers in the panel while Yashpal Rana is the other member.
Battle of teens as Fernandez, Raducanu eye US Open gloryRediff.com10 Sep 2021
It will mark the first Grand Slam final to be contested by two teenagers since Serena Williams and Martina Hingis met in the 1999 US Open title clash.
PIX: 'Original 9' stars honoured at US Open with ringsRediff.com10 Sep 2021
Tennis legend Billie Jean King, who was among the nine women to take a stand for equal rights in tennis, and five other former athletes were honoured at the US Open on Thursday.
What is Neeraj doing with Leander-Kim?Rediff.com10 Sep 2021
Atlanta 1996 Bronze medalist meets Tokyo 2021 Gold medalist.
PIX: Teenagers Raducanu, Fernandez to clash in US Open finalRediff.com10 Sep 2021
Leylah Fernandez's storybook US Open continued with yet another upset on Thursday, as the Canadian teenager shocked second seed Aryna Sabalenka 7-6(3), 4-6, 6-4 to reach her first Grand Slam final.
PIX: Paralympians' special gift for PM Modi...Rediff.com9 Sep 2021
India's Paralympians presented Prime Minister Narendra Modi with an autographed stole on Thursday during a breakfast hosted by him to felicitate the contingent at his residence in New Delhi.
US Open PIX: Djokovic fights back to enter semis; Sakkari, Raducanu advanceRediff.com9 Sep 2021
Images from Day 10 of the 2021 US Open in New York on Thursday.
Sports Minister felicitates triumphant ParalympiansRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Thakur lauded her and all others who finished on the podium, presenting them with mementos to honour their feats.