January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

Sania Mirza to quit tennis this year

Indian former doubles world number one Sania Mirza said Wednesday she will retire from tennis at the end of this season with injuries taking their toll.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

Nadal warns best still to come

Rafael Nadal rumbled into the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday and warned that the best was yet to come after a troubled year with injury.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

From sick-bed to second round

Nick Kyrgios promised COVID-weary fans a show after recovering from his own infection and duly delivered on Tuesday with a tweener-laden 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 win over Briton Liam Broady on Tuesday to...

January 18, 2022
January 18, 2022

Djokovic could be barred from French Open by vaccine pass law

Novak Djokovic could be barred from playing in the French Open under current rules after the sports ministry said on Monday that elite sportspeople would need to be vaccinated to perform in France.

January 18, 2022
January 18, 2022

‘It would be better if Djokovic were playing’

Rafa Nadal is taking no pleasure from the absence of great rival Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open, even if it means he has a clearer shot at the Grand Slam title record.

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Djokovic back home in Serbia after Australia deportation

Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic arrived back home in Belgrade Monday after his deportation from Australia over his coronavirus vaccination status demolished his dream of earning a record...

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Nadal makes scorching start in bid for record 21st Slam

Rafael Nadal launched his bid for a record 21st Grand Slam title Monday in blistering fashion -- a far cry from his "ugly" predicament one month ago and recent injury problems.

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Djokovic lands in Dubai after deportation from Australia

Novak Djokovic was heading home to Serbia on Monday after his deportation from Australia over its required COVID-19 vaccination ended the No. 1-ranked men’s tennis player’s hopes of defending his...

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Osaka makes Australian Open second round

A nervous Naomi Osaka opened the defence of her Australian Open title with a hard-fought 6-3, 6-3 win against Colombia's Camila Osorio, but stumbled mid-match after winning the first five games.

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Djokovic absence clears way for Nadal, Medvedev

Rafael Nadal’s bid to win a record 21st Grand Slam when the Australian Open begins Monday has been given a huge boost by the absence of fellow history-chaser Novak Djokovic.