Nadal, Djokovic march on as Muguruza survives

Paris, May 31 (AFP) French Open title rivals Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic stormed into the last 32 today, while women’s defending champion Garbine Muguruza survived a second-round scare. Nadal outclassed Dutchman Robin Haase 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 in one hour and 49 minutes on Court Philippe Chatrier to continue his […]

Saina, Praneeth win at Thailand Open

Bangkok, May 31 (PTI) Title-contenders Saina Nehwal and B Sai Praneeth advanced to prequarterfinals of the Thailand Open after notching up straight-game wins in the women’s and men’s singles competition respectively, here today. Second seeded Saina brushed aside Slovakia’s Martina Repiska 21-5 21-10 in the opening round to set up […]

Warner dismissal was turning point: Thakur

Hyderabad, May 6 (PTI) The dismissal of Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner was the turning point in the match, Rising Pune Supergiants bowler Shardul Thakur said after his side’s 12-run win. “Warner and Yuvi (Yuvraj Singh) were going strong. When Warner got out, I would say that was the turning […]