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Roger Federer Downs Rafael Nadal To Win Miami Open

Roger Federer outclassed long-standing rival Rafael Nadal to win the Miami Open on Sunday and continued his remarkable comeback run in 2017. Eighteen-time Grand Slam champion beat the Spaniard in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 to win his third Miami Open title. The loss was Nadal’s fifth in a final in Miami and this remains one tournament that the Spaniard is ... Read More »

“We are fierce rivals on the court”, says PV Sindhu after quarter-final win against Saina Nehwal

Badminton ace PV Sindhu entered the semi-finals of the ongoing Yonex Sunrise India Open Superseries with a hard-fought 21-16 22-20 win over compatriot Saina Nehwal. Playing in front of a capacity crowd at the Siri Fort Stadium in New Delhi that cheered ferociously for either player, Sindhu recorded a memorable victory in straight games. Speaking to the press after the ... Read More »

Miami Open: Federer enters semis, Wozniacki reaches finals

Roger Federer’s run at the Miami Open was one point from ending. Down 6-4 in a third-set tiebreaker to Tomas Berdych, the situation was officially dire. Yet even in that moment, Federer still felt some hope. “I had belief I could turn it around, even then,” he said. Somehow, he was right, and his stellar start to 2017 continued. The ... Read More »

India vs Australia: Ajinkya Rahane Should Continue as Captain, Jibes Mitchell Johnson

Mitchell Johnson’s remarks were in response to Virat Kohli’s comments during the press conference post Dharamsala decider. Former Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson continued to take pot shots at Virat Kohli after India clinched the four-match Test series 2-1 on Tuesday. The hosts not only won the series but reclaimed the Border-Gavaskar Trophy for the first time since 2012-13 after ... Read More »

Smith mouths Indians ‘cheats’ as bad blood boils over again

DHARAMSHALA: On a day Australia struggled to contain their anger and frustration right from the morning session, their captain Steve Smith was caught uttering the words “f****** cheat” when Murali Vijay claimed a low catch in the slip region to seemingly bring an end to Australia’s second innings. Hazlewood’s apparent dismissal saw comic scenes at the HPCA Stadium as Vijay ... Read More »