Tag archive for ‘Aus Open’
By Ajit Singh Khanna On Monday, January 15th, 2018

WATCH: Coco Vandeweghe handed code violation for extended banana break at Australian Open

var vclk_options = {sid:97892,media_type:5,version:"1.4"}; For Coco Vandeweghe, her first-round match against Timea Babos at the Australian Open on Monday was both bizarre as well as disappointing. The More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Stan Wawrinka pulls out of Rotterdam citing knee injury

In a huge blow to the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam, World No. 3 Stan Wawrinka has pulled out of the ATP 500 event due to knee injury. The Swiss, a three-time Grand Slam champion, had some issues More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Reclaiming No. 1 ranking is Roger Federer’s ‘dream’, not ‘goal’

Not many would have backed Roger Federer to win another Grand Slam title. But, the Swiss ace proved his doubters wrong by pulling off his 18th Major at the Australian Open 2017. Now that the major mission has been More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Friday, January 27th, 2017

VIDEO: Martina Hingis gives back massage to Leander Paes during Australian Open

It’s a known fact that Martina Hingis and Leander Paes share a good bond. And they demonstrated it once again at the Australian Open 2017. Hingis and Paes, who have enjoyed significant success together, bowed More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Garbine Muguruza hits the beach Down Under

  Garbine Muguruza’s love for beaches is as well-known as her booming personality on court. And accentuating eat once again, the Spanish tennis star hit the beach Down Under. Just a day after being stunned More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Rod Laver wants Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal final at Australian Open

Not many would have thought that Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal would have stayed contention longer than their in-form contemporaries Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic before the Australian Open kicked off. That it More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

VIDEO: Alexander Zverev bangs racquet twice during thrilling Australian Open win

Alexander Zverev survived an early scare at the Australian Open 2017 as he dug deep to prevail 6-2 3-6 5-7 6-3 6-2 over Dutchman Robin Haase in the first-round encounter on Tuesday. Zverev, the 24th seed, squandered More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Monday, January 16th, 2017

Ouch! Stanislas Wawrinka’s powerful forehand floors Martin Klizan [VIDEO]

Martin Klizan didn’t have the best of the starts at the Australian Open 2017 on Monday. Despite putting up a brave fight, the Slovakian tennis player extended his losing streak to 10 matches after he went More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Kei Nishikori to skip Japan’s Davis Cup tie against France

Japan are set to miss the services of their talisman Kei Nishikori when they host France in Davis Cup World Group Round 1 tie at the Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo from February 3-5. Nishikori, the World No. 5, had More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Serena Williams can play on until 40, says Jelena Dokic

Tennis is one sport which doesn’t have many players aged 40 or so. But Serena Williams can certainly play on for long, according to former World No. 4 Jelena Dokic. Dokic, who retired in 2014, said that Williams, More...

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