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Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova knocked out of Qatar Open in semis | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

This was the duo's first tournament together after the season-opening Australian Open, where they suffered a third-round exit. Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her partner Barbora Strycova of Czech Republic suffered a major blow as they crashed out of the ongoing Qatar Open aft...

Mirza-Strycova knock out of Qatar Open in semis

[Qatar], Feb.18 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her partner Barbora Strycova of Czech Republic suffered a major blow as they crashed out of the ongoing Qatar Open after going down in the semi-finals of the tournament here last evening.Mirza and Strycova suffered a 3-6, 6...

Richard Gasquet among Frenchmen excelling at Montpellier

The home-court edge continued to be a huge factor in the Open Sud de France at Montpellier with three players from France leading the charge into the semifinals on Friday. Two-time defending champion Richard Gasquet fought off a stiff challenge from Kenny De Schepper, outlasting...

Brown beats Cilic at Montpellier tennis

Dustin Brown has beaten world No.7 Marin Cilic to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP tournament in Montpellier. Germany's Dustin Brown has upset top-seeded Marin Cilic 6-4 6-4 at the Open Sud de France in Montpellier. The 84th-ranked Brown broke his Croatian opponent once in e...

Brown beats top-seeded Cilic in Montpellier

MONTPELLIER, France (AP) — Dustin Brown hit eight aces and didn't face a break point as he upset top-seeded Marin Cilic 6-4, 6-4 at the Open Sud de France on Wednesday. The 84th-ranked German ...

Federer gets hero's welcome

Tennis great Roger Federer received a huge reception on his return to Switzerland after his astonishing triumph over Rafael Nadal in the final of the Australian Open on Sunday Federer arrived at...

Anorak | Manchester Untied: what did Bastian Schweinsteiger’s celebration really mean?

Media balls: why did Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger celebrate a goal against Wigan Athleetic by pretending to play tennis (or was it squash)? His bespoke goal celebration is causing...

Federer given heroes welcome on return to Switzerland

Tennis great Roger Federer received a huge reception on his return to Switzerland after his astonishing triumph over Rafael Nadal in the final of the Australian Open. Federer arrived at Zurich A...

Marin Cilic favorite to win next week in Open Sud de France

Marin Cilic is the favorite to win next week’s ATP World Tour event in France. The 2017 Open Sud de France takes place in Montpellier, France. Marin Cilic is the current world No. 7.  After...

Ageless Federer

Maybe, if Roger Federer wasn’t 35, and his game hadn’t perceptibly waned, or had he annexed Grand Slam No. 18 when he was still the undisputed monarch of the tennis universe, the joy that acc...

Life left in Roger Federer as the Australian Open champ parties until sunrise

Roger Federer needed his exhausted legs for one last big effort Sunday night - going out dancing to celebrate his remarkable 18th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open. And after seeing the M...