Djokovic, Serena excited for Coco-Osaka clash

Serena Williams is usually playing in the matches that thrill her most, but she’s going to join a host of fans in watching Saturday’s US Open third round showdown between teen sensation Coco Gauff and top-ranked defending champion Naomi Osaka. Continue Reading

I am ready to cause more damage: Nagal after outing against Federer

A bullish Sumit Nagal says he has learnt to control his inner demons and is ready to cause “more damage” on the ATP circuit after a spirited show against Roger Federer on his Grand Slam debut. Nagal – only the fifth Indian player to compete in the singles main draw at a Grand slam in the last two decades – managed to take a set off the Swiss great. Continue Reading

Tennis: Prajnesh Gunneswaran breaks into top 100 for the first time

He made his first appearance in an ATP World Tour event in Stuttgart Open and made his debut in a Grand Slam event in the Australian Open this year. All these helped him climb up the ranking ladder and reach his career-best 97, thereby becoming the third Indian in the past decade to do so after Somdev Devvarman and Yuki Bhambri. Continue Reading