Entertainment  /  Published 23.07.19

US tennis player Alison Riske's Bollywood jig as she weds Amritraj nephew

American tennis player Alison Riske wowed fans on Sunday by sharing a video on Twitter of her dancing to a Bollywood song to celebrate her wedding with Stephen Amritraj, son of former Indian tennis pl...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 18.07.19

Breaking a tie is tricky, in sport as in life

By Arghya Sengupta in

Sports  /  Published 26.03.20

Big W on the brink of cancellation

Wimbledon officials are edging closer to cancelling this summer’s Wimbledon Championships for the first time since the Second World War. A decision will be taken at an emergency meeting of the All E...
By Agencies in London

Opinion  /  Published 15.06.19

French Open win cemented Nadal’s supremacy on clay

Sir — Heartiest congratulations to Rafael Nadal on winning the The French Open for the 12th time. This is Nadal’s 18th Grand Slam. In the final match, the 33-year-old Spaniard virtually pulverized...
By The Telegraph in

Sports  /  Published 21.03.20

Game, set, match!

Q. Who suffered a crushing defeat at the hands of Billie Jean King in the ‘Battle of the Sexes’ in 1973?A: Bobby RiggsQ. Which champ left his £200,000 cheque for winning the 1989 Wimbledon title ...
By Priyanka Roy in

Opinion  /  Published 16.06.19

Cricket doesn't matter in England ⁠— so what?

We watched the India-Australia game on television, but the telly was in London so it was almost like being at The Oval. Without actual tickets to get us to the ground, there was comfort in the spirit ...
By Mukul Kesavan in

Sports  /  Published 14.07.19

Djokovic outlasts Federer

Novak Djokovic won one of the great Grand Slam singles matches, defeating Roger Federer, 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3), in the Wimbledon men’s final on Sunday.Federer, the enduring 37-year-o...
By Christopher Clarey & Ben Rothenberg/New York Times News Service in

Sports  /  Published 29.05.20

Glimpse of tennis, now

From face masks, racquet bumps, poplar tree fluff everywhere and the prospect of a final played at the media centre, Prague’s first post-lockdown tennis tournament offered several bizarre moments.Th...
By Agencies in Prague

Sports  /  Published 01.04.20

Virus claims Wimbledon too

Wimbledon, the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament and a cultural institution in Britain, will not be held in 2020, becoming the latest major sporting event disrupted by the coronavirus outbreak.The c...
By New York Times News Service/Christopher Clarey in


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