Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka's withdrawal from the Melbourne Summer Set 1 2022 semifinal means Veronika Kudermetova advanced to the final without hitting a single shot.
US Open champion Emma Raducanu held serve in the opening game but lost the next six while winning just two points on the 106th-ranked Wang Xinyu's serve.
The Romanian, missed the French Open, Wimbledon and the Tokyo Olympics because of a tear in her left calf at the Italian Open in May.
Simona Halep's career has been hindered by injuries after she won two Grand Slam titles in 2018 and 2019.
The tournament is returning to the Southern California desert for the first time since 2019 and will take place from October 4 to 17
In 2019, the last time Wimbledon was played, Simona Halep beat Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 in the final
Simona Halep will not play at the French Open due to a calf injury, the 2018 champion stating: "The thought of not being in Paris fills me with sadness".
Second seed Naomi Osaka was eliminated from the Madrid Open by Karolina Muchova on Sunday and vowed to learn from the defeat
World number one Ashleigh Barty produced a great escape by saving a match point before triumphing 6-3 4-6 7-5 over Kristina Kucova at the Miami Open
Serena Williams overpowered Simona Halep to sweep through to the Australian Open semi-finals in style on Rod Laver Arena.
Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou discussed the 23-time grand slam champion's improved movement
Serena Williams and Simona Halep will meet in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open, while Naomi Osaka also scraped through.
On a scorching Melbourne day, Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka kept their cool to make round three of the Australian Open
Angelique Kerber was among the seeds to tumble out of the Australian Open, but there was no such trouble for her fellow major winners
Former world number ones Serena Williams and Simona Halep stepped up their Australian Open preparations wih wins on Monday
Iga Swiatek lost just three games in an astonishing demolition of top seed Simona Halep to break new ground at Roland Garros
Amanda Anisimova stunned Simona Halep at Roland Garros in 2019, but there was no repeat in 2020 as the tournament favourite eased through
Simona Halep marked her 29th birthday with a first-round win at the French Open, where the top seed began slowly in chilly conditions
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
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