Tennis News

Naomi Osaka enters Madrid Open quarters

World number one Naomi Osaka delivered an improved display to reach the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open on Wednesday, beating Aliaksandra Sasnovich 6-2 6-3 while Petra Kvitova and Simona Halep also made it into the last eight.Osaka…

Nadal downs Mayer to reach Barcelona Open last-16

Rafael Nadal survived an early scare at the Barcelona Open on Wednesday by coming from a set down to beat Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer and seal his place in the last-16.Nadal, who is attempting to win the tournament for a record 12th…

Aisam-Gonzalez lift ATP Houston Men’s Doubles title

Pakistan tennis star, Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi clinched the ATP Houston Men’s doubles title along with his Mexican partner Santiago Gonzalez after defeating the Britain’s Ken Skupski and Neal Skupski. Aisam-Gonzalez beat the opponent pair…

Pakistan outclass Philippines in Junior Davis Cup tie

KARACHI:Pakistan outclassed Philippines 3-0 in the last tie of the group in Junior Davis Cup (Boys U-16) BNP Paribas Final Qualifying event at Bangkok, Thailand.According to details, Pakistan’s Zalan Khan defeated Edgardo Manuel Angara…

Azarenka downs Lapko at Indian Wells

Two-time Indian Wells champion Victoria Azarenka shook off a slow start to beat Vera Lapko 6-2, 6-3 on Wednesday and set up a second-round meeting with long-time rival Serena Williams. Azarenka, a former world number one now ranked 48th in…

Tennis gender pay gap

Female tennis players associated with the Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF) have requested an evaluation of the prize money awarded to female players for national tournaments. The timing of the letter written to the PTF president by female…