Tennis

MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India has acquired the exclusive media rights to broadcast Davis Cup in India for two years between 2023 and 2024. 

Following the television and digital rights deal, the broadcaster will televise Davis Cup on its sports channels across the Indian subcontinent, including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka and will also be available to live-stream on their premium OTT platform, SonyLIV.

Feb 01, 2023 19:02
The 2023 edition of the Australian Open set a Grand Slam attendance record with more than 900,000 spectators visiting over three weeks, organisers said on Tuesday, despite the absence of some big-name players and schedule disruptions due to rain.
Jan 30, 2023 19:01
"This is the biggest victory of my life." That was Novak Djokovic after winning his record extending tenth Australian Open.
Jan 16, 2023 17:01
LONDON: UK sports-focused production outfit Whisper has been appointed as the production partner for the 2023 and 2024 editions of Wimbledon, staged at The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC). The extensive contract sees Whisper, in which Sony Pictures Television holds a minority stake, set to produce the world feed, international highlights, a creative preview film and an official film of Wimbledon. 
Jan 16, 2023 17:01
ABU DHABI: The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) and IMG Monday announced Abu Dhabi will be the newest destination for the world’s professional women’s tennis tour. The ‘Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open’ will be held in the capital of the United Arab Emirates, from 5–12 February. It is the first ongoing WTA sanctioned tour event to locate in the Emirate.
Jan 13, 2023 19:01
The future of the Davis Cup is up in the air after the International Tennis Federation (ITF) on Thursday announced it was ending its partnership with investment group Kosmos, founded by Spanish footballer Gerard Piqué, just five years into a 25-year agreement.
Jan 12, 2023 18:01
MUMBAI: Sony Sports Network will kickstart the Grand Slam calendar of 2023 with the Australian Open, which will feature the top and rising tennis stars gunning for the coveted title.  The Australian Open is the first of three Grand Slams, followed by Roland Garros and the US Open, that will be live telecast on Sony Sports Network in 2023.
Jan 11, 2023 18:01
JAIPUR: Delhi Public School, Jaipur Wednesday announced the launch of the Devyani Jaipuria Tennis Academy (DJTA).  The training facility will be backed by India’s national and Davis Cup coach Zeeshan Ali.
Jan 09, 2023 10:01
Sania Mirza, for long the face of Indian women's tennis will end her celebrated career in the sports at the Dubai Tennis Championships 2023 in February. "Honestly, I like to do things on my own terms. So I don't want to be forced out by injury,” Sania Mirza, who pulled out of the US Open 2022, told wtatennis in an interview.
Dec 21, 2022 19:12
PUNE: Tata Motors has bolstered its long-standing commitment to tennis in India by extending the landmark association with Tata Open Maharashtra as title sponsor for a fifth consecutive year.  South Asia’s only ATP 250 tournament is set to kick off on December 31 in Pune. The company Wednesday announced that its flagship SUV, the all-new Tata Safari, will be the Official Partner for Tata Open Maharashtra.
Dec 20, 2022 18:12
PUNE: Reigning US Open champions Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury will headline the star-studded doubles field at the fifth edition of Tata Open Maharashtra along with four Indians, including defending champions Rohan Bopanna and Ramkumar Ramanathan. South Asia’s only ATP 250 event will take place at the Balewadi Stadium in Pune from December 31 to January 7.