MARIA Sharapova is No. 1 for the 11th straight year on the Forbes list of highest-paid female athletes.The Russian star, No. 2 in the Women's Tennis Association rankings, has raked in US$29.2 million as tennis players took ...
Aug 13, 2015
LONDON - As has become customary for Serena Williams of late, she got off to a rocky start.In her first-round match at Wimbledon on Monday, Williams dropped three of the first four games. She slipped and nearly did the splits, tumbling ...
Jun 30, 2015
MELBOURNE, Australia - Two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray beat Indian qualifier Yuki Bhambri, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (3), on Monday to begin another quest to win an elusive Australian Open title.Playing in the newly refurbished Margaret Court Arena, ...
Jan 19, 2015
FRENCH star Gael Monfils and Indian netter Rohan Bopanna beat Nenad Zimonjic and Marin Cilic, 6-4, in the third, and the Frenchman beat Malek Jaziri, 6-3, in the fourth set to put the Indian Aces ahead by a wide margin ...
Nov 30, 2014
ANA Ivanovic defeated Maria Sharapova, 6-3, in the battle of crowd darlings during their women's singles match in the International Premier Tennis League at the Mall of Asia Arena Saturday night.Ivanovic's win powered the Indian Aces to a ...
Nov 30, 2014
THE mere mention of Maria Sharapova playing in Manila was enough to excite sports fans.What more if she turned up in her most charming best.The popular Russian tennis goddess turned on the charm in her maiden appearance in Manila on ...
Nov 29, 2014
ANA Ivanovic said she is looking forward to her marquee match against Maria Sharapova in the women's singles of the International Premier Tennis League Manila leg on Saturday at the Mall of Asia Arena.The Manila Mavericks play their second tie ...
Nov 28, 2014
ANA Ivanovic steered the Micromax Indian Aces to a 26-16 victory over the DBS Singapore Slammers to kick off their campaign in the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) on a bright note on Friday night at the Mall of Asia Arena. ...
Nov 28, 2014
THE International Premier Tennis League is confident of drawing sellout crowds even as three-day tickets are priced as much as P58,500.The event set from November 28 to 30 at MOA Arena features Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray, Serena Williams, Ana ...
Oct 28, 2014
TENNIS stars descend on the MOA Arena for the Philippine stop of the International Premier Tennis League in the Philippines.The Mall of Asia Arena, partner of the Manila Mavericks featuring Maria Sharapova and other top international netters, will host the International ...
Sep 1, 2014
MASON, Ohio - By now, everyone knows Roger Federer's itinerary for Cincinnati: Get his game in order, raise the winner's trophy, leave town with a lot of confidence for the US Open.Might as well rename it the Federer ...
Aug 18, 2014
MASON, Ohio - Second seed Roger Federer moved into position for his sixth title in the tournament, turning back fifth-seeded Milos Raonic 6-2, 6-3, on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time) to reach the Western & Southern Open final. Federer will play ...
Aug 17, 2014
STANFORD, Calif. - Venus Williams advanced to the Bank of the West quarterfinals Thursday night (Friday, Manila time), beating fourth-seeded Victoria Azarenka 6-4, 7-6 (1).After the 10th-ranked Azarenka, who celebrated her 25th birthday, saved three match points to ...
Aug 1, 2014
A GRAND gathering of international tennis stars is set on November 28 to 30 in Manila when the International Premier Tennis League holds its inaugural leg at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray, Serena Williams, Ana Ivanovic, and Lleyton Hewit ...
Jul 24, 2014
STUTTGART, Germany - Maria Sharapova won her third straight Porsche Grand Prix title on Sunday by coming from behind to defeat Ana Ivanovic, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, in the final.Sharapova won her first tournament of the year and clinched the ...
Apr 28, 2014
MELBOURNE, Australia - Canadian teenager Eugenie Bouchard is amassing quite a collection of stuffed animals at the Australian Open, all gifts from her own personal cheering section nicknamed the "Genie Army."With nearly every victory this week at Melbourne Park has come a ...
Jan 21, 2014
MELBOURNE - Serena Williams' long winning streak came to an end in a stunning fourth-round defeat to Ana Ivanovic at the Australian Open on Sunday.Ivanovic hadn't won a set in her four previous matches against Williams, who had ...
Jan 19, 2014
MELBOURNE - Former No. 1-ranked Ana Ivanovic ended Sam Stosur's hopes of again making a credible showing in her home Grand Slam when she beat the 2011 US Open champion 6-7 (8), 6-4, 6-2 on Friday night ...
Jan 17, 2014
SOFIA, Bulgaria - Ana Ivanovic beat Sam Stosur, 6-2, 5-7, 6-2, on Thursday for her second straight victory in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions.The two-time tournament winner played aggressively to win the ...
Nov 1, 2013
Sorry, no results found for