Roger Federer hits a return shot against Tennys Sandgren during their Australian Open quarter-final match on Tuesday. Reuters
Tunisian rising tennis star Ons Jabeur lived beyond the expectations and became the first Arab female to reach the last eight of a Grand Slam at Australian Open on Sunday.
Despite being the clear favourites of the punters and pundits alike, Novak Djokovic, who has beaten Roger Federer in their every Grand Slam match since 2012, exuded a lot of respect against
Djokovic twice fought back from a break down in the first set and after dominating the tie-breaker he never looked back, winning 7-6 (7/1), 6-4, 6-3 as Federer, who needed a medical time-out, faded.
Top seed Novak Djokovic and second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas on Wednesday kept on course for a showdown in Saturday’s final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Multan Sultans beat Peshawar Zalmi by six wickets in a Pakistan Super League held at the Multan Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. Chasing 124, they completed
Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis hit centuries as Sri Lank thrashed the West Indies by 161 runs in the second one-day international to clinch the series on Wednesday.