Tennis

Dominic Thiem Bests Roger Federer At Indian Wells

Dominic Thiem has ended Roger Federer’s chance for a record sixth Indian Wells victory thanks to a three set very in the final that was played in California. The Austrian, who is seven seeded, fought hard to beat his veteran opponent 3-6 6-3 7-5. Swiss player Federer, who is a ….

Roger Federer Claims Victory Over Kyle Edmund

Roger Federer has beaten British number one Kyle Edmund, and has advanced to the quarter finals of the Indian Wells. The Swiss player, who is a five-time champion in California, dominated the game and was able to ease past his British opponent 6-1 6-4 in just over an hour. Federer, ….

Alexander Zverev And Anastasija Sevastova Beset By Illness

Alexander Zverev and Anastasija Sevastova have become the latest players at the Indian wells to be forced out of the third round due to illness. Serena Williams was forced to retired from her third round match, stating that she was feeling fatigue and dizziness. Just a day later, Sevastova pulled ….

Roger Federer Defeats Philipp Kohlschreiber

Roger Federer required three sets in order to best fellow veteran player Philipp Kohlschreiber while playing at the Dubai Tennis Championships. Federer managed to cruise through their deciding set, winning 6-4 3-6 6-1 against the 35 year old German during his first match since his Australian Open last 16 exit. ….

Angelique Kerber Loses in Dubai Championships

Former world number one Angelique Kerber has been defeated by unseeded Hsieh Su-wei 5-7 6-4 6-0 during the last 16 while playing at the Dubai Championships. Hsieh, world number 31, famously beat Simona Halep at Wimbledon in 2018, and won 12 of her last 13 points against Kerber, forcing the ….

Heather Watson Loses to Anastasia Potopova

British Heather Watson was not able to earn her first WTA Tour main draw victory since September after losing to Russian teenager Anastasia Potapova during the Hungarian Open. 26 year old Watson lost 6-4 2-6 7-6 (7-4) against the 17 year old while playing in Budapest. Watson, who has since ….

Britain Set To Face Kazakhstan In Fed Cup

Great Britain are preparing to take on Kazakhstan at home for the Fed Cup World Group II play-offs that are set to take place in April later this year. The event marks the fifth time in eight years that the British team have reached this stage, but it’s the first ….

Johanna Konta and Katie Boulter Give Britain The Win

Johanna Konta secured a victory of Great Britain over Slovenia for the first home place Fed Cup tie in 26 years. British world number 39 managed to save three set points in a first set tie break before she eventually beat Dalila Jakupovic 7-6 (9-7) 6-2 while playing in Bath. ….

Naomi Osaka Claims Victory Over Petra Kvitova

Japanese Naomi Osaka has beaten Czech Petra Kvitova during the 2019 Australian Open to win a back-to-back Grand Slam title and has become the world’s new number one. The US Open winner, 21, started to cry after missing three of her championship points during the second set, but managed to ….

Jamie Murray And Bruno Soares Advance To Second Round

Former Australian Open victors Bruno Soares and Jamie Murray have advanced to the second round in Melbourne after beating Andres Meltini and Roman Jebavy for the tournament’s men’s doubles. Brazilian Soares and British Murray, who are both winners from 2016, earned the massive tie-break during the second set to beat ….