Del Potro eliminates Ferrer at Indian Wells

Indian Wells (US), March 14 : Sixth-seeded Argentine Juan Martin del Potro rose to the round of 16 of the Indian Wells Masters tennis tournament after eliminating Spanish star David Ferrer 6-4, 7-6 (3). Del Potro, finalist of the 2013 Indian Wells Masters, won against his Spanish rival in a match that lasted one hour […]

Junior India squad for Davis Cup, Fed Cup named

New Delhi, March 13 : The All India Tennis Federation (AITA) has announced the squad for Junior Asia/ Oceania Davis Cup and Fed Cup final qualifying event. The players were named following a telephonic meeting of the AITA. The players selected for the Junior Davis Cup include Dev V. Javia, Sandeep V.M., Krishna Hooda, Udit […]

Pablo Carreño reaches round of 16 of Indian Wells

Indian Wells (California), March 13 : Spain’s Pablo Carreño qualified for the round of 16 at Indian Wells after defeating Russia’s Daniil Medvedev in straight sets here. The 11th seeded Carreño beat his opponent 6-1, 7-5 in one hour and 29 minutes to set up a clash with South Africa’s Kevin Anderson, who defeated Argentina’s […]

Federer reaches Indian Wells last 16 in 58 minutes

Indian Wells (US), March 13 : World number one Roger Federer of Switzerland reached the round of 16 at the Indian Wells’ Masters 1000 tournament, easily winning against Serbia’s Filip Krajinovic, the 25th seed, in straight sets in 58 minutes. Federer, five times winner of this tournament and defender of the title, invested less than […]

Venus Williams defeats sister Serena

Indian Wells (US), March 13 : Venus Williams beat sister Serena 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 27 minutes on Tuesday to reach the round of 16 in the Indian Wells tennis tournament, where she will now play against Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova. The elder Williams sister reached the pre-quarterfinals after clocking her 12th win in […]