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May 25, 2019
French Open 2019: With Roland Garros beginning in earnest, take quiz to test your knowledge of terre battue's main eventWith the potential for history to be made on several fronts at this year's French Open, we here at Firstpost have decided to put together a quiz about the tournament.
May 24, 2019
French Open 2019: Naomi Osaka aims Grand Slam sweep, says it would be 'cool to win everything in one year'The world number one Osaka won her first major at the US Open last year and then backed it up with the Australian Open in January.
Jan 17, 2019
Australian Open 2019: Tennis great Steffi Graf backs Serena Williams to match Margaret Court's tally of 24 Grand SlamsWilliams, 37, has won 23 majors so far over a storied career and is gunning to match Court's mark at the Melbourne Open on the Australian's home territory.
Jan 13, 2019
Australian Open 2019: Nerves could undermine Serena Williams' march towards 24th Grand Slam, says Margaret CourtCourt disputed the bookies' assessment that Williams is the favourite to lift the Australian Open trophy, taking her overall Grand Slam tally to 24.
Sep 08, 2018
US Open 2018: Reinvigorated Serena Williams eyes historic title in final showdown against her heir apparent Naomi OsakaNaomi Osaka, the sprightly world no 19 has trained herself to play shots just like Serena Williams. The sledgehammer flat groundstrokes, the big serve, and also the fondness for wearing bright colours are traits she’s picked up from the younger Williams’ sister
Sep 06, 2018
At US Open 2018, Serena proving yet again that where there’s a Williams, there’s always a wayThrough injuries, childbirth, near-death experiences and even now, dealing openly with post-partum depression, Williams has pushed forward in a way only Williams can. Nevertheless, she persists.
Jan 28, 2018
Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer defies age and injuries on his way to clinch 20th Grand Slam titleFederer defied the years and attrition rate to claim a joint-record sixth Australian crown in his 30th Grand Slam decider in Melbourne.
Nov 21, 2017
Jana Novotna dies at 49: 1998 Wimbledon champion knew how to win, and lose, on her own termsJana Novotna will be remembered by most of her mourning colleagues for her open, brave smile. But it is the image of a tearful Novotna, being consoled by the Duchess of Kent, that will remain ever-alive in tennis memory.
Nov 20, 2017
Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies at the age of 49 after long battle with cancerHailing from Czech Republic, Novotna, in her 14-year career, won 24 WTA singles and 76 doubles titles
Nov 05, 2017
WTA Elite Trophy: Julia Goerges beats CoCo Vandeweghe to clinch second title of yearWith the title, Goerges is set to end the season with a career-high ranking of World No 14.