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Saturday, 20 October 2018

Tennis

Halep begs off

SINGAPORE — World number one Simona Halep withdrew from the WTA Finals in Singapore with a back injury on Thursday, bringing her season to...

Ukrainian twins get life bans

LONDON — Ukrainian twin brothers Gleb and Vadim Alekseenko have been banned from tennis for life and each fined $250,000 for multiple match-fixing and...

Halep leads WTA ladder

MOSCOW — Romania’s Simona Halep said she was enjoying her position on top of the world standings after she secured the year-end WTA number...

Swiss missed

CORIC SENDS FEDERER PACKING I was looking up to him since I was really, really young SHANGHAI, China — Roger Federer admitted that he was lacking...

Federer makes family proud

SHANGHAI, China — Roger Federer said he did not want to lose in front of his young family as he was pushed all the...

Federer gets a scare

SHANGHAI — Roger Federer admitted that he came “very close” to defeat as he was given a huge scare before seeing off Daniil Medvedev...

Djokovic barrels into 3rd rd.

SHANGHAI, China — Imperious Novak Djokovic declared that he was “a completely different player” from the first half of this year after he beat...

Federer calls out Kyrgios

SHANGHAI, China — Roger Federer warned temperamental Australian Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday that he would never fulfill his potential without the work ethic to...

Nadal, Djokovic clash in Saudi

PARIS — World number one Rafael Nadal on Sunday said he has agreed to play an exhibition match against fellow Grand Slam title winner...