Articles by Nikhila Makker
Nov 30, 2017
USA rugby head coach Mike Friday believes India can break new ground in women's sevens formatMike Friday, the head coach of the USA men's rugby sevens team, spent some time with the Indian U-17 girls' team to help them grow and develop ahead of the Asian Qualifier for Youth Olympics.
Nov 27, 2017
Meet Aryna Sabalenka, the 19-year-old rising star from Belarus, who won her first WTA title at Mumbai OpenAryna Sabalenka won her maiden WTA title at the Mumbai Open. Her power game and determined approach make her one of the rising star to watch out for.
Nov 25, 2017
Mumbai Open: Ankita Raina loses in quarters but goes home richer in experience and self-beliefThe quarter-final appearance at the Mumbai Open and victories over players ranked higher than her are a timely, much-needed boost for Ankita Raina.
Oct 21, 2017
WTA Finals: With 7 players in contention for World No 1, season-ending event aptly represents topsy-turvy seasonHere’s a look at how the eight players to have qualified for WTA Finals have fared in 2017 and previewing their chances at Singapore.
Sep 24, 2017
Laver Cup: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal team up for rare doubles match to delight tennis fans all over the worldFor 81 surreal minutes on Saturday night, the tennis world came to a standstill as Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal charmed the world in a much-awaited match that lived up to its hype.
Sep 15, 2017
Davis Cup preview: India face uphill task, but Play-off tie against Canada best shot at World Group returnIndia team take on Canada, who are missing their top-ranked player Milos Raonic, for a place in the elite 16-team World Group.
Sep 11, 2017
US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens, Madison Keys' camaraderie was most heartwarming part of women's finalThe 2017 US Open women’s singles final between Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys was far from a classic. But the moments that followed after the final were what it memorable.
Sep 11, 2017
Highlights US Open 2017, tennis result, men's final: Rafael Nadal defeats Kevin Anderson to win 16th Grand Slam titleRafael Nadal takes on Kevin Anderson in the US Open men's final. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from the match.
Sep 10, 2017
Highlights US Open 2017, tennis result, women's final: Sloane Stephens defeats Madison Keys to win titleMadison Keys meets Sloane Stephens in the US Open final, with both players looking for their Grand Slam title. Follow our live blog for scores and updates.
Sep 09, 2017
Highlights US Open 2017, men's semi-finals: Rafael Nadal defeats Juan Martin del Potro, Kevin Anderson ousts Pablo Carreno BustaKevin Anderson, Pablo Carreno Busta, Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro will be in action in the US Open men's semi-finals. Follow our live blog for scores and updates.