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Serena Williams secured her 23rd Grand Slam singles title with a straight sets victory over her sister Venus 6-4 6-4. Serena’s 23 majors puts her ahead of Steffi Graf for most majors in the Open era. Only Margaret Court has more majors overall with 24, 13 of which were collected before the Open era. Williams […]
Grigor Dimitrov’s late-season resurgence in 2016 continues unabated in early 2017. The Bulgarian snapped a two-and-a-half year title drought Sunday at the Brisbane International presented by Suncorp, defeating third seed Kei Nishikori 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 in the final. Dimitrov’s title run included three consecutive Top 10 scalps: Dominic Thiem in the quarter-finals, top seed […]
Novak Djokovic made a strong statement to ATP Tour by successfully defending his Doha title with a win over world number one Andy Murray. In their first meeting of the year, Djokovic missed out on converting three match points in the second set as Murray clawed his way back into the contest to force a […]
Juan Martin del Potro’s and Federico Delbonis’ remarkable comeback on the final day of the Davis Cup has sealed Argentina’s place in Davis Cup history. Edging out Croatia 3-2 in Zagreb, Argentina has won their first title in the team tournament, becoming the 15th country in history to achieve the accolade. Many Argentines has portrayed […]
Britain’s Andy Murray celebrated his rise to world number one by beating American John Isner 6-3 6-7 (4-7) 6-4 to win his first Paris Masters title. The victory brought Murray his sixth ATP title of a memorable 2016. The Scot, 29, also added his second Olympic and Wimbledon titles on his way to the top […]
Dominika Cibulkova was riding high off the biggest title of her career on Monday, going through the media rounds to discuss her stunning run to the title at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global. Less than 24 hours after the win, the new World No.5 was still on Cloud 9 after […]