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Healed Jason Day says ready again to contend for US Open championship  Jun 11, 11:55 am
Johannesburg, June 11 (ANI): Australian golf ace Jason Day, who has finished as a runner-up in two of the past three years in the US Open, has said that he is again ready to contend for a major title as his injured left thumb is totally healed.
Woods to miss 2014 US Open to recover from back surgery  May 29, 9:54 am
London, May 29 (ANI): American golf ace Tiger Woods has reportedly withdrawn from the upcoming US Open tournament in Pinehurst, North Carolina in order to recover from his back surgery.
Serena says she is like fine wine, after winning Italian Open  May 23, 3:41 pm
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Serena Williams says that she is like wine and getting better with age as she glided into the French Open, after a triumphant win at the Italian Open last week.
Djokovic inching ever closer to eclipsing Nadal from No. 1 spot in ATP rankings  May 20, 11:10 am
Johannesburg, May 20 (ANI): Following victory over World No. 1 Rafael Nadal in Sunday's Rome Masters final, Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic inched closer to the top spot in the latest ATP rankings, as he moved just 650 points short the Spaniard.
Adam Scott officially replaces Woods as golf's World No.1 in latest rankings  May 20, 11:09 am
Johannesburg, May 20 (ANI): Australian golf ace Adam Scott has now officially replaced 14-time Major winner Tiger Woods from his top spot in the world and has ended the American's 60-week reign on the top of the rankings.
'Bruised' Murray admits 'not possible' to find new coach before French Open  May 18, 1:10 pm
London, May 18 (ANI): British Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has admitted that it is 'not possible' for him to appoint a new coach before the French Open as his body and spirit recovers from various forms of bruising.
Li Na advances to ATP-WTA Rome Masters quarter-finals after beating Sam Stosur  May 16, 9:41 am
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Chinese second seed Li Na has sailed into the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Rome Masters on Thursday by defeating Australian Samantha Stosur, who has beaten Li in all six of their previous meetings going back to 2007.
Ivanovic beats Sharapova to enter Rome Masters quarter-finals  May 16, 9:41 am
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Serbian tennis ace Ana Ivanovic has upstaged her Russian counterpart Maria Sharapova in the eighth seed's first loss of the spring clay season on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Rome Masters.
Wawrinka routed by Tommy Haas in third round of Italian Open  May 16, 9:24 am
Johannesburg, May 16 (ANI): Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka has joined his compatriot Roger Federer in an exit from the Italian Open following his third round loss at the ATP-WTA Rome Masters on Thursday, aggravated by back pain.
Djokovic fears 'top shape' Nadal will still be a 'formidable opponent' at Rome, Paris  May 13, 11:47 am
London, May 13 (ANI): Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic has said that he believes world No.1 Rafael Nadal is in top shape and will remain a formidable opponent to beat in the Italian and the French Opens.
'Physically fit' Nadal upbeat about chances to retain French Open title  May 13, 11:03 am
Johannesburg, May 13 (ANI): World No. 1 Rafael Nadal is reportedly continuing his Roland Garros preparations as he heads into the Rome Masters, an event where he has been champion for the last five years, for a final major tune-up.
Nadal lucky to win Madrid Masters after Nishikori retires hurt  May 12, 9:03 am
Madrid (Spain), May 12 (ANI): World Number One Rafael Nadal won his first European clay court title here at the Madrid Masters on Sunday, after a back injury forced Japan's Kei Nishikori to retire during the final.
Nadal sets up Madrid Masters final meeting with Kei Nishikori  May 11, 8:57 am
London, May 11 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has set up a Madrid Masters final meeting with Japanese ace Kei Nishikori following their respective semi-final victories at the tournament on Saturday.
Adam Scott officially 'off the market' after tying knot with long-time girlfriend in Bahamas  May 10, 10:04 am
Sydney, May 10 (ANI): Australian golf ace Adam Scott, who is ranked No.2 in the world, had reportedly tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Marie Kojzar in a small Bahamas ceremony on April 17th after the US Masters.
Murray admits lack of coach 'possibly' responsible for losing to world No 46 at Madrid Masters  May 9, 11:56 am
London, May 09 (ANI): Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has revealed that he is 'possibly' missing the guidance of a permanent coach following his 6-3 6-2 loss to world number 46 Santiago Giraldo at Madrid Masters.
Nadal, Nishikori enter Madrid Open quarterfinals; Murray crashes out  May 9, 10:07 am
Johannesburg, May 9 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has remained on course to defend his title at the Madrid Open after moving into the last eight, while Wimbledon champion Andy Murray's return to action at the tournament was ended in the third round on Thursday.
Murray pays tribute to late Elena Baltacha following 2nd-round win at Madrid Masters  May 8, 10:23 am
London, May 8 (ANI): Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has paid tribute to former British number one and his childhood friend Elena Baltacha, who died aged 30 recently, by signing 'Bally' on a courtside camera following his second-round win at the Madrid Masters on Wednesday.
Serena cruises into last 16 of Madrid Open, Wozniacki crashes out  May 8, 9:07 am
Johannesburg, May 8 (ANI): World No.1 Serena Williams has cruised into the last 16 of the Madrid Masters while Danish ace Caroline Wozniacki failed to make it into the third round on Wednesday.
Nadal overcomes recent poor form to join Berdych, Isner in third round of Madrid Open  May 8, 8:58 am
Johannesburg, May 8 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has come back with a resounding bang following shock defeats in Monte Carlo and Barcelona recently to join Czech star Tomas Berdych, American John Isner and Latvian Ernests Gulbis in the third round of the Madrid Masters on Wednesday.
Federer announces 'miracle' birth of second set of twins  May 7, 9:05 am
Johannesburg, May 7 (ANI): Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer has reportedly announced that his wife Mirka had given birth to their second set of twins, this time boys.
Injured Djokovic pulls out of Madrid Open Masters  May 5, 9:30 am
Madrid (Spain), May 5 (ANI): Serbian world number two Novak Djokovic has pulled out of this week's Madrid Open Masters event, as he continues to nurse an injured right wrist.
Nadal hoping to bag fourth title in Madrid amid struggles to bounce back from injury  May 4, 9:58 am
Johannesburg, May 04 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal is hoping to bag the fourth title at home in the Madrid Masters as he struggles to bounce back from a back injury and searches for his first title on the European clay this season.
Simon Dyson shares lead with Alvaro Quiros after first round of Volvo China Open  Apr 25, 10:55 am
Johannesburg, Apr 25 (ANI): English golfer Simon Dyson, who was handed a suspended two-month ban for cheating in December, has grabbed a share of the first round lead at the European Tour's Volvo China Open on Thursday.
Djokovic expecting first child with fiancee Ristic  Apr 25, 9:49 am
Johannesburg, Apr 25 (ANI): Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic has reportedly announced that he and his fiancee Jelena Ristic are expecting their first child.
Murray to shortlist new coach from list of 'seven or eight' potential candidates   Apr 24, 4:29 pm
London, Apr. 24 (ANI): Wimbledon Champion Andy Murray has said that his new coach would be shortlisted from a list of 'seven or eight' potential candidates.