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Williams pulls out of Swedish Open as she fails to recover from illness  Jul 11, 12:08 pm
Johannesburg, July 11 (ANI): World No. 1 Serena Williams has reportedly pulled out the Swedish Open that would start next week as she failed to recover from the illness that dramatically ended her Wimbledon campaign.
Sania Mirza achieves career-best fifth WTA doubles rank  Jul 7, 3:40 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has entered the top-five for the first time in her career as the new WTA doubles chart was released on Monday.
Maria Sharapova, Venus Williams attend WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party  Jun 20, 10:33 am
London, June 20(ANI): Maria Sharapova, Laura Robson and Venus Williams among others attended the star-studded WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party, it has been revealed.
Nadal ninth French Open title helps him hold onto ATP's No. 1 ranking  Jun 10, 9:57 am
Johannesburg, June 10 (ANI): Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal's ninth French Open title has helped him hold onto the ATP's No. 1 ranking.
Serena backs 'second-round victor' Garbine Muguruza to win French Open  May 29, 2:24 pm
Johannesburg, May 29 (ANI): World No.1 Serena Williams has reportedly backed her second-round French Open challenger Garbine Muguruza to win the tournament.
Serena moves to seventh place in all-time WTA titles list after Italian Open win   May 19, 9:14 am
Rome, May 19 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has moved to seventh in the all-time WTA titles list after beating home favourite Sara Errani to retain her Italian Open title on Sunday.
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.
Kuznetsova reaches first final in three years in ATP-WTA Portugal Open  May 3, 9:14 am
Oeiras (Portugal), May 3 (ANI): Svetlana Kuznetsova reached her first final in more than three years on Friday with a 6-3, 6-1 semi-final win over fellow Russian Elena Vesnina at the ATP-WTA Portugal Open.
Berdych advances in ATP-WTA Portugal Open, Raonic eliminated  May 3, 9:14 am
Oeiras (Portugal), May 3 (ANI): Top seed Czech Republic tennis star Tomas Berdych has advanced to the semi-finals of the ATP-WTA Portugal Open after defeating qualifier Leonardo Mayer 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the quarter-finals.
Berdych, Milos Raonic surge ahead to ATP-WTA Portugal Open quarter-finals  May 2, 8:53 am
Johannesburg, May 2 (ANI): Czech player Tomas Berdych and his Canadian counterpart Milos Raonic have both posted similar scorelines to enter the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Portugal Open on Thursday.
`Teenaged` Eugenie Bouchard makes winning debut at ATP-WTA Portugal Open  Apr 30, 9:07 am
Johannesburg, Apr 30 (ANI): Teenaged Canadian player Eugenie Bouchard has made a successful debut at the ATP-WTA Portugal Open on Tuesday while third-seeded Samantha Stosur failed to break her downward spiral following a first-round exit.
Serena maintains No.1 spot in latest WTA rankings  Apr 29, 9:51 am
Johannesburg, Apr 29 (ANI): World No.1 Serena Williams has held on to her top position in the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA.
Sharapova books final berth at Porsche Grand Prix against Ivanovic  Apr 27, 10:32 am
Johannesburg, Apr 27 (ANI): Defending champion Maria Sharapova has booked a final berth at the Stuttgart-WTA tournament, the Porsche Grand Prix, against Serbian ace Ana Ivanovic following their respective semi-final victories on Saturday.
Sharapova beats Radwanska to enter Porsche Grand Prix semi-finals  Apr 26, 10:24 am
Johannesburg, Apr 26 (ANI): Defending champion Maria Sharapova has sailed into the semi-finals of Stuttgart's WTA tournament, the Porsche Grand Prix, by beating Polish top-seed Agnieszka Radwanska in Friday's quarter-finals.
Sharapova to meet Radwanska in quarter-finals of Porsche Grand Prix  Apr 25, 10:20 am
Johannesburg, Apr 24 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova will meet Polish star Agnieszka Radwanska in the quarter-finals of the Stuttgart WTA tournament, the Porsche Grand Prix, following their respective victories in the second round.
Sharapova hoping to claim hat-trick of Stuttgart titles   Apr 21, 12:48 pm
Johannesburg, Apr. 21 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova is hopeful of claiming a hat-trick of Stuttgart titles and her 30th WTA career trophy as she starts her clay-court season in Germany this week.
Hingis' mom backs 'new Hingis' Bencic to have great tennis future  Apr 17, 3:40 pm
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): The mother of Swiss tennis great Martina Hingis has hailed teenaged Swiss prodigy Belinda Bencic, who has been dubbed the 'new Hingis', and said that the 17-year-old has a great potential for the future.
Serena Williams tops WTA rankings  Apr 15, 9:59 am
Berlin (Germany), Apr.15 (ANI): American tennis star Serena Williams continues to maintain a huge lead over China's Li Na in the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA on Monday.
Serena claims 7th Miami WTA title by beating Li Na in Sony Open   Mar 30, 8:45 am
Johannesburg, Mar 30 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams has won the Miami WTA title for the seventh time in her career following her 7-5, 6-1 win over Chinese star Li Na in the Sony Open finals on Saturday.
Sharapova advances to Sony Open semi-finals  Mar 26, 9:23 am
Johannesburg, Mar 26 (ANI): Russia fourth seed Maria Sharapova has reached the ATP and WTA Miami Masters semi-finals in the Sony Open on Tuesday following a 90-minute victory over Czech eighth seed Petra Kvitova.
Nadal, Serena maintain lead on top of latest tennis rankings  Mar 18, 10:10 am
Johannesburg, Mar 18 (ANI): World's top tennis stars Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams have maintained their lead at the top of the latest ATP and the WTA rankings.
'Purist' Federer says WTA's on-court coaching practice not needed in men's tennis  Mar 15, 11:35 am
Johannesburg, Mar 15 (ANI): Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer has said that he believes that the innovation of on-court coaching adopted on the women's tour is not necessary to the men's game.
'Packed' schedule pushed Li out of making Bhupathi-backed ITPL commitment  Mar 4, 9:55 am
Johannesburg, Mar 4 (ANI): Australian Open champion Li Na has defended her decision to skip the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (ITPL) tournament, citing a packed schedule as the reason behind her opting out of the Indian Premier League (IPL)-style event.