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Will take a call on next move once full tennis calendar is out: Paes

Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) Tennis legend Leander Paes will wait for the game to start again in full flow on the other side of the COVID-19 pandemic before taking a call on his peerless career spanning three decades.Paes, who...

World No.1 Novak Djokovic tests Covid positive

Belgrade, June 24 (IANS) World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic has tested positive for coronavirus after events that unfolded in the Adria Tour which he helped organise in Serbia and Croatia this month.Djokovic, one of the leading tennis players...

COVID-19: ATP, WTA announce extension of tennis tour suspension

London, May 16 (IANS) The ATP and WTA announced extension to suspension of their Tours on Friday. Both Tours have now been suspended till at least the end of July and thus, the list of cancelled tournaments now exceeds...

Sania Mirza becomes 1st Indian to win Fed Cup Heart Award

New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Sania Mirza on Monday became the first Indian to win the Fed Cup Heart Award. Sania was the nominee for the award from the Asia/Oceania Zone alongwith Indonesia’s Priska Madelyn Nugroho.“It’s an honour to...

Entire 2020 tennis season is ‘practically lost’, says Nadal

Madrid, May 5 (IANS) Rafael Nadal feels the entire 2020 season will be lost due to the coronavirus pandemic and players can only return to the court next year. The entire sporting calender of the world has taken a...

Sania becomes first Indian to be nominated for Fed Cup Heart award

New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) Tennis star Sania Mirza on Thursday became the first Indian to be nominated for the Fed Cup Heart Award. Sania is the nominee for the award from the Asia/Oceania Zone alongwith Indonesia''s Priska Madelyn...

Don’t expect tennis to resume in near future: Nadal

Madrid, April 17 (IANS) Spanish tennis star and world no.2 Rafael Nadal said that he doesn''t expect any tournaments to happen in the near future until the coronavirus pandemic is brought under control."I am not worrying about tennis now....

First time Wimbledon has been cancelled in the Open era

London, April 1 (IANS) The 2020 edition of the Wimbledon Championships has been officially cancelled, organisers All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) announced on Wednesday. The AELTC said that instead, the Wimbledon will now be held from June 28...

Amid Coronavirus, French Open moved to September 2020

Paris, March 18 (IANS) The 2020 French Open has been postponed to September 20 amid the rising concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The organisers tweeted on Tuesday that it will be held from September 20 to October 4. The...

Paes given a befitting farewell at Bengaluru Open

Bengaluru, Feb 16 (IANS) Just before the singles finals of the Bengaluru Open, tennis legend Leander Paes who is on his swan song and played his last ATP event on Indian soil on Saturday, was given a rousing farewell...

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Demanding an unbiased investigation is our right: Sushant’s sister Shweta

Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Shweta Singh Kirti, sister of Sushant Singh Rajput, posted a new video on Instagram and Twitter on Wednesday, to reiterate...

Tiktok in talk with Reliance to sell its India business, says reports

New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) As ByteDance continues to struggle in the US, a new report claimed on Thursday that China-based company that owns...

Swadeshi doesn’t means boycotting foreign goods: Sangh chief

New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Speaking about Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat emphasised on the need for a third...