Wimbledon 2019: After a decade of persistence, Roberto Bautista Agut’s flat shot-making finally bears fruit at SW19
It was the physical aspect where Bautista Agut had the edge; the Spaniard just had too much firepower, especially on the forehand side, for Pella to keep retrieving the ball over five sets.
Wimbledon 2019: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal ease in last 8; Simona Halep ends Coco Gauff's dream run
Serena Williams eased into the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the 14th time by beating Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 6-2 on No. 1 Court.
Wimbledon 2019, singles round-up: Novak Djokovic through to last 16 with four-set win; 2018 finalist Kevin Anderson eliminated
Defending champion Novak Djokovic went level with Boris Becker's mark of 12 appearances in the Wimbledon fourth round.
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 240: England beat New Zealand to enter Cricket World Cup semi-finals, Ambati Rayudu retires and more
In today's episode of Spodcast, we discuss England's impressive victory over New Zealand at the ICC Cricket World Cup, Ambati Rayudu retires from international cricket and more.
Prajnesh Gunneswaran says 'playing for country is very special', ready to forgo ATP ranking for Davis Cup tie in Pakistan
An Indian team is likely to travel to Pakistan after 55 years with the national tennis federation (AITA) hinting that the central government is likely to allow the players to compete against the neighbouring country.
Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran succumbs to error-prone game in straight sets defeat to Milos Raonic
Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashed out of Wimbledon in the first round after a 6-7, 4-6, 2-6 defeat at the hands of Milos Raonic.
Wimbledon 2019 singles round-up: Naomi Osaka eliminated in first round; Prajnesh Gunneswaran beaten by Milos Raonic
Read the latest updates from today's men's singles action at Wimbledon 2019, with big names like Novak Djokovic, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Stan Wawrinka playing.
India at Wimbledon 2019: Prajnesh Gunneswaran faces massive task from get go; consistency concerns for doubles specialists
India have a solitary representative in Prajnesh Gunneswaran at Wimbledon 2019. The doubles draw, however, sees five players flying the tricolour.
Prajnesh Gunnesaran is the only Indian in Wimbledon singles main draw as Ramkumar Ramanathan and Ankita Raina exited after losing their respective second round matches.
Indian Wells Open: Roger Federer enters final as Rafael Nadal hobbles out; Dominic Thiem brushes aside Milos Raonic
Nadal confirmed he would also skip the upcoming Miami Masters and aim to recover and prepare for the claycourt season, targeting a return at Monte Carlo 14-21 April.
Indian Wells Open: Milos Raonic ends Miomir Kecmanovic's run in quarters; Dominic Thiem advances after Gael Monfils' withdrawal
Canadian Milos Raonic made sure Miomir Kecmanovic's luck ran out on Thursday, beating the 19-year-old Serbian 6-3, 6-4 to reach the semi-finals of the ATP Indian Wells Masters.
Indian Wells Open: Alexander Zverev suffers defeat against Jan-Lennard Struff; Novak Djokovic's match rained out
Ailing World No 3 Alexander Zverev crashed out of the ATP Indian Wells Masters, where Novak Djokovic's third round match was suspended by rain with one game completed.
Top seed Kei Nishikori dispatched "tricky" Benoit Paire 6-4, 6-3 on his debut at the Dubai Championships on Tuesday.
Dubai Tennis Championships: Roger Federer begins quest for 100th career title with win over Philipp Kohlschreiber
Roger Federer began his charge for a 100th career title by dispatching Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 on a windy centre court in the first round of the Dubai Championships.
Rotterdam Open: Top seed Kei Nishikori battles past Pierre-Hugues Herbert; Milos Raonic, Denis Shapovalov advance
Top seed Kei Nishikori was tested by a stubborn opponent before finally putting away Pierre-Hugues Herbert 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 on Tuesday at the Rotterdam Open.
Rotterdam Open: Stan Wawrinka benefits from Benoit Paire collapse to carve out victory in tricky opener
Stan Wawrinka benefitted from a Benoit Paire collapse, with the Swiss carving out a 7-6(7/4), 6-1 win on Monday at the Rotterdam Open
Australian Open 2019: Novak Djokovic thumps Lucas Pouille in straight sets to set up final against Rafael Nadal
Novak Djokovic on Friday continued his quest for a record seventh Australian Open crown by swatting aside French 28th seed Lucas Pouille 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 to set up a final against Rafael Nadal.
Australian Open 2019: With renewed love for tennis, Frenchman Lucas Pouille set to test mighty Novak Djokovic in semi-final
Amelie Mauresmo and Lucas Pouille may only have been a team for a little over a month, but already, Mauresmo has done perhaps what was most crucial for her young charge: renewing his love for the sport both have made their lifelong careers.
LISTEN: Episode 128 of Spodcast where we discuss India's win against New Zealand in first ODI, Serena Williams' shock defeat in Australian Open and more
Welcome to Spodcast, where we cover the big sports headlines of the day. Today, we discuss India's eight-wicket victory over Black Caps in first ODI, Serena Williams' shock defeat in Australian Open and more
Australian Open 2019: Lucas Pouille stuns Milos Raonic in four sets, advances to maiden Grand Slam semi-final
Pouille, the 28th seed, fought back from a break down in the first set to win 7-6 (7/4), 6-3, 6-7 (2/7), 6-4 and reach the last four of a Slam for the first time.