First Round

  • Federer plays it cool in first round win at Australian Open 14-01-2014 10:12 AM

    Melbourne: Roger Federer kicked off his record 57th successive grand slam appearance with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 win over local wildcard James Duckworth to reach the second round of the Australian Open on Tuesday. The 32-year-old Swiss played cool under a blazing sun at Rod Laver Arena, eschewing a cap...
  • Serena demolishes Schiavone in New York 27-08-2013 08:55 AM

    New York: Serena Williams was so dominant in the first round of the US Open that her opponent really wanted a hug. So midway through the second set of defending champion Williams' 6-0, 6-1 victory on Monday night, Francesca Schiavone wandered behind the baseline, found a ball boy and enveloped...
  • Venus Willams uproots Flipkens in first round at US Open 27-08-2013 08:39 AM

    New York: Venus Williams rolled back the years to beat Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens in the first round of the US Open on Monday as the final grand slam of the year burst into life. Roared on by an energetic New York crowd on a blustery day at Flushing Meadows, Williams...
  • Nadal registers easy first-round win at Flushing Meadows 27-08-2013 08:28 AM

    New York: The slips and slides of the soft clay have been replaced by the squeaks of shoes on the hard courts. Nobody is handling the switch better than Rafael Nadal. Nadal improved to 16-0 this year on the hard surface on Monday, defeating American Ryan Harrison 6-4, 6-2, 6-2...
  • Andy Murray sweats to win at ATP finals round one 05-11-2012 10:51 PM

    London: Andy Murray won his first match in Britain since claiming his maiden Grand Slam title, beating Tomas Berdych 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 Monday in the opening match of the ATP finals. Murray wasted 10 break points in the match before finally converting to take a 3-1 lead in the second...
  • Anand draws with Adams in London Chess Classic 05-12-2011 12:17 AM

    London: Playing with black pieces, world Champion Viswanathan Anand managed an easy draw against top British player Michael Adams in the first round of the third Chess Classic. It was Anand's 10th draw in a row in classical chess. World Number one Magnus Carlsen of Norway snatched an early lead...
  • Karnataka polls hijack B'lore roads, create snarls 24-04-2008 12:14 AM

    Dhaka: Duronto Rajshahi registered their first win in the inaugural Bangladesh Premier League beating Sylhet Royals by 16 runs at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Tuesday. The Rajshahi elected to bat in their third match and posted 171 for eight in their 20 overs. West Indies bat Marlon Samules...
  • Sania out of women's doubles 01-06-2007 07:00 PM

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  • French Open: Sania in second round 30-05-2007 05:54 PM

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  • Roddick exits French Open 29-05-2007 11:57 PM

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  • Sania makes winning return in Morocco 15-05-2007 11:07 PM

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  • Hewitt, Safin have it easy at Hamburg 15-05-2007 10:06 PM

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  • Paes advances in mixed doubles 24-01-2007 09:18 PM

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  • Nadal, Clijsters on track at OZ Open 16-01-2007 03:05 PM

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  • Sania makes winning start in Hobart 08-01-2007 03:43 PM

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  • Chennai Open: Nadal thrashes Schuettler 02-01-2007 11:41 PM

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  • Paes-Damn enter Round II of Qatar Open 02-01-2007 09:34 PM

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  • Moya eases into 2nd round at Chennai 02-01-2007 08:18 PM

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  • Mauresmo suffers shock defeat in Madrid 08-11-2006 11:44 AM

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  • Sania eases into 2nd round in Tashkent 04-10-2006 03:35 PM

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  • Mumbai Open: Ancic cruises into 2nd rd 25-09-2006 10:50 PM

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  • Tough 1st round clash for Sania Nehwal 17-09-2006 06:10 PM

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  • Tiger suffers shock first round loss 15-09-2006 03:25 PM

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  • Sania suffers first round doubles loss 16-08-2006 06:15 PM

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