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Former No.1 Venus Williams published her thoughts on returning to the BNP Paribas Open for the first time in 15 years for the Players Tribune....
One month after she officially announced her intent to return to the BNP Paribas Open for the first time since 2001, seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams wrote at length about her d...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on June 7, 2015 at 12:35 AM||comments (0)|
After coming from a set down in four of her six matches to get to the final, Serena Williams survived another three-setter against Lucie Safarova for her 20th Grand Slam title....
PARIS, France - After surviving her toughest ever path to a Grand Slam final - four times in six matches she had to fight back from a set down, even co...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on April 27, 2015 at 7:55 AM||comments (0)|
Angelique Kerber battled back from the brink of defeat to beat Caroline Wozniacki, conquer the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix and keep her clay court winning streak alive....
STUTTGART, Germany - It wasn't easy, but Angelique Kerber kept her perfect start to the clay court season alive Sunday, edging Caroline Wozniacki in a nail-biter to w...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on April 6, 2015 at 7:10 AM||comments (0)|
Novak Djokovic celebrates his fifth win in Miami....
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic claimed a piece of tennis history on Sunday at the Miami Open presented by Itaú.
With his seventh straight win over World No. 4 Andy Murray, the Serb captured a fifth crown in South Florida and became the first p...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on April 6, 2015 at 7:00 AM||comments (0)|
First two tournaments, first two titles - Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza continued their dream start together, adding the Miami Open title to their BNP Paribas Open title....
MIAMI, FL, USA - They were in a lot of trouble early on, but Martina Hingis and Sania Mirza battled back to beat Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina on Sunday to win the Miami Open doubles ti...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on March 27, 2015 at 7:30 AM||comments (0)|
An absolute blinder was required from an India player to pull the semi-final off; that didn’t happen and Australia was the deserving winner
It is always best to be practical and honest. And so it must be mentioned straightaway that while the Indians did wonderfully well in the World Cup, the simple truth is that they didn’t wi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on March 25, 2015 at 7:35 AM||comments (0)|
Former South Africa captain says ultimately New Zealand was the better team in the semi-final and have been the better team in the tournament thus far....
When it was clear that Australia were about to defeat New Zealand in the 2003 rugby union World Cup semi-final, then Australian scrum-half, George Gregan, was caught on camera mouthing the words &...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on March 18, 2015 at 10:50 AM||comments (0)|
Sri Lanka’s exit brought the curtains down on Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardena’s ODI careers....
Ultimately, obtaining a piece of the silverware was not to be for two of the one-day game’s greatest batsmen, with S...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on March 12, 2015 at 7:25 AM||comments (0)|
Rafael Nadal is back in sunny California to make his 11th appearance in Indian Wells. And while many things have changed in the past decade, even Nadal marvels at the fact that the top four seeds at the 2015 BNP Paribas Open are the same four names that have dominated the men’s game for so long.
“It’s p...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on February 10, 2015 at 8:35 AM||comments (0)|
Wozniacki headed to Captiva Island in the Gulf of Mexico last fall for the photo shoot, and the magazine just hit newsstands this week
This isn't the first time a WTA player has posed for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition - a number of other World No.1s have posed for the magazine, namely Steffi Graf (1997), Serena Williams (200...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on February 1, 2015 at 7:15 AM||comments (0)|
Martina Hingis and Leander Paes celebrate capturing the Australian Open mixed doubles title....
Leander Paes and Martina Hingis clinched the Australian Open mixed doubles title on Sunday.
Paes, contesting his 25th season on the ATP World Tour, and Hingis defeated defending champions Daniel Nestor ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jeevan ॐ Mirthu Gupt on January 11, 2015 at 7:30 PM||comments (0)|
Sporting immortality long assured, Roger Federer has added another jaw-dropping achievement to one of tennis’ greatest careers.
By lifting his 83rd tour-level title at the Brisbane International presented by Suncorp today, Federer joined a very exclusive club.
The Swiss followed in the footsteps of Jimmy Connors and Ivan L...Read Full Post »