Tennis updates 10.Mar.2019

Indian Wells: Kyle Edmund beats world number 86 Nicolas Jarry at BNP Paribas Open
Britain’s Kyle Edmund beats Chile’s Nicolas Jarry 6-2 6-0 to reach the third round at Indian Wells. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Indian Wells: Novak Djokovic greets legend Pete Sampras after win
Novak Djokovic races over to shake hands with tennis legend Pete Sampras after a second-round win over Bjorn Fratangelo at Indian Wells. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Evans beaten by Wawrinka in Indian Wells as Konta goes through
Serena Williams defeats former world number one Victoria Azarenka 7-5 6-3 to reach the third round at Indian Wells. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Williams backs US women’s football squad over equality
Serena Williams says the US women’s squad’s legal battle for equality “is hopefully for the future of women’s soccer”. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

ATP vote not to extend president Chris Kermode’s contract
ATP president Chris Kermode will not have his contract extended when it expires at the end of the year. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Norrie loses to teenager Auger-Aliassime in Indian Wells
Britain’s Cameron Norrie loses in straight sets to 18-year-old Felix Auger-Aliassime in the BNP Paribas Open first round in Indian Wells. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

International Women’s Day: Judy Murray on inspiring female tennis coaches
Judy Murray explains how she is trying to inspire the next generation of female tennis coaches – and why 10-year-old Naomi inspired her. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

‘In my heart, I believe he can do it’ – Bryan thinks Murray can return to singles
American doubles player Bob Bryan says there are “no limitations” to what he can do, seven months after a similar hip surgery to Andy Murray’s. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Rafael Nadal: World number two says players need to show ‘good values’
Rafael Nadal says he has respect for Nick Kyrgios’s talent, but adds that players need to show “good values”. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Nadal warns against ousting ATP chief Kermode
Rafael Nadal warns players intent on ousting the head of the ATP that “changing the president will stop the process of improving the sport”. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

‘Pain-free’ Murray still targeting return
Britain’s former world number one Andy Murray says he is “pain-free” following hip surgery but remains cautious about a comeback. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Britain’s Konta defeats Parmentier in Indian Wells
British number one Johanna Konta progresses to the second round in Indian Wells by beating France’s Pauline Parmentier. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Indian Wells: Katie Boulter out as Dan Evans wins in BNP Paribas Open qualifying
Katie Boulter fails to reach the Indian Wells main draw after losing in qualifying, while Dan Evans wins to move a step closer. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Queen’s: Nick Kyrgios wants to emulate Andy Murray at Fever-Tree Championships
Australian Nick Kyrgios says he wants to emulate his good friend Andy Murray by winning the Queen’s title this year. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Roger Federer’s 100 titles in numbers: Where has he won most? Who has he beaten most?
After Roger Federer brings up his century of titles in Dubai, BBC Sport breaks down the numbers behind his 100 singles titles. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Andy Murray: Three-time Grand Slam champion ‘pain-free’ after hip surgery
Andy Murray says he is ‘pain-free’ after having hip surgery, but believes there is less than a 50% chance he will play singles at Wimbledon. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Judy Murray meets 10-year-old girl who wrote asking for coaching advice
Judy Murray meets up with a 10-year-old girl who wrote to her asking for advice about how to become a tennis coach. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Australian Open 2019: How ‘scary’ Novak Djokovic destroyed Rafa Nadal
Watch the best Novak Djokovic moments as he wins a record seventh Australian Open title and a third successive Grand Slam, sweeping aside Rafael Nadal in Melbourne. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Australian Open 2019: ‘Naomi Osaka beats Petra Kvitova in thrilling final
Watch highlights as Japan’s Naomi Osaka beats Petra Kvitova in a dramatic Australian Open final to win back-to-back Grand Slams and become the new world number one. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beats Lucas Pouille to reach final – best shots
Top seed Novak Djokovic sets up a tantalising Australian Open final against Rafael Nadal after beating Lucas Pouille in a one-sided semi-final. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Australian Open 2019: Best shots as Rafael Nadal beats Frances Tiafo
Watch five of the best shots from Rafael Nadal’s 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over American Frances Tiafo in the quarter-finals of the 2019 Australian Open. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Australian Open 2019: Petra Kvitova’s inspiring comeback from 2016 knife attack
Petra Kvitova, who was attacked by a knife-wielding burglar just over two years ago, is set to player her first Grand Slam final since 2014 at the Australian Open. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Highlights: Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open by Karolina Pliskova after holding match points
Serena Williams misses four match points as Czech seventh seed Karolina Pliskova wins the final six games to reach the Australian Open semi-finals in Melbourne. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Australian Open: Serena Williams retreats after walkout mix-up
Serena Williams is forced to turn back as she walks on to court while her opponent, Simona Halep, is being announced to the crowd before their fourth-round match at the Australian Open. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Karim Hossam: The rise and fall of a match-fixing tennis prodigy
How one of the world’s best young tennis players became one of its most corrupt. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Roger Federer: Can you name the 20 players to have beaten the Swiss in a final?
Try our quiz to see if you can name the 20 players who have beaten Roger Federer in a singles final. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Dolphins, lederhosen, clams and cows – weird and wonderful sporting trophies
Dayana Yastremska wins a dolphin-shaped trophy at the Thailand Open – but it’s not the weirdest one BBC Sport has seen. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Federer through the ages – 100 photos with every trophy
BBC Sport flicks through images of each of Roger Federer’s 100 ATP title wins, after the Swiss secured his century by winning the 2019 Dubai Tennis Championship. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

In pictures: Djokovic’s record seven Melbourne titles
After Novak Djokovic claims a historic seventh title at the Australian Open, BBC Sport takes a look at his successes over the years. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

Andy Murray defies logic in five-set thriller to remind us he is still Andy Murray
Despite losing a five-set epic at his last Australian Open, Andy Murray showed enough to suggest a Wimbledon farewell could still be on the cards. – Source: BBC Sport – Tennis

You may also like...