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Birthday boy Francis Casey Alcantara returns a shot during yesterday’s Davis Cup tie between him and Philippine teammate Treat Huey against David Susanto and Sunu-Wahyu Trijati at the PCA shell-claycourt in Paco, Manila. Alcantara and Huey won, 6-2, 6-4, 6-4. (Camille Ante)

Youth, speed anchor PH Davis Cuppers

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA The Philippines will be sending a young and agile Davis Cup team that will see action in the first round of the…

Alexandra Eala (Kristel Satumbaga)

Eala, 12, cops singles crown in France tilt

Upcoming tennis player Alexandra Eala stole the spotlight in the 36th Les Petits As Mondial Lacoste junior tennis championships in Tarbes, France over the weekend…


Federer clueless on how longer he could play

MELBOURNE – Age-defying Roger Federer says after winning his third Grand Slam title in a year he has no idea how long he will continue…

Switzerland's Roger Federer wipes tears away from his eyes as he holds his trophy after defeating Croatia's Marin Cilic during the men's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

Federer wins 20th major title

by Robert Smith A tearful Roger Federer surged home to beat Marin Cilic in five riveting sets and win his sixth Australian Open and 20th…

Parañaque Mayor Edwin Olivarez (MB file photo | Bob Dungo,jr)

PHILTA to amend by-laws

by Kristel Satumbaga Philippine tennis took a big step toward unification when it agreed to amend its constitution following a leadership crisis that has burdened…

Croatia's Marin Cilic (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

Federer faces Cilic

MELBOURNE (AFP) – Only Marin Cilic stands between Roger Federer and a 20th Grand Slam title as an injury-ravaged Australian Open staggers to its Sunday…