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08/21/2019

US to face Latvia in Fed Cup, Romania to play Russia The United States will face Latvia for a place in next year's Fed Cup finals, the first time the 'World Cup of Tennis' tournament system will be used        ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

US OPEN '19: Williams-Osaka reverberations felt, year later The chaotic 2018 U.S. Open final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka still reverberates as this year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament is about to start in Flushing Meadows        ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

US OPEN '19: Osaka, Djokovic return to defend their titles US OPEN '19: Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic return to Flushing Meadows to try to defend their titles        ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

US OPEN '19: How well do you know the American tennis major? US OPEN '19: See how much you know about the year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament by taking this AP quiz        ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Strycova upset in first match at WTA's Bronx Open Wimbledon semifinalist Barbora Strycova was knocked out of the Bronx Open with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 loss to Bernarda Pera        ...
06:34, 08/21/2019

Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debut Duckhee Lee of South Korea doesn't want to be defined by his deafness as he makes his way in professional tennis        ...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Djokovic also knocked out Ashleigh Barty has lost in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, missing a chance to return to No. 1 ahead of the U.S. Open. On the men's side, defending champion Novak Djokovic also got upset        ...
17:34, 08/18/2019

American Madison Keys will play for her first Western & Southern Open title Sunday It may have been Madison Keys' first career semifinal match Saturday at the Western & Southern Open, but the 24-year-old wasn't fazed by the moment        ...
17:34, 08/18/2019

Defending Western & Southern Open champion Novak Djokovic loses to Daniil Medvedev There will be a new men's Western & Southern Open champion holding the Rookwood Cup on Sunday after Novak Djokovic was upset Saturday night        ...
17:34, 08/18/2019

Louisville parts ways with men's coach Ecarma after 29 years Louisville to part ways longtime men's coach Rex Ecarma after 29 years following independent investigation        ...
10:00, 08/17/2019

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue        ...
10:00, 08/17/2019

Ash Barty reaches semifinals in Cincy, on track for No. 1 Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty reached the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, step closer to the No. 1 world ranking        ...
01:00, 08/17/2019

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in little over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced at the Western & Southern Open. Novak Djokovic moved into the quarterfinals        ...
07:34, 08/16/2019

Roger Federer loses in Round of 16 to Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open Roger Federer, a seven-time tournament champion, was eliminated from the Western & Southern Open in straight sets by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev.        ...
07:34, 08/16/2019

No. 4 Simona Halep rallies to avoid upset in Ohio Simona Halep rallies for a three-set win over Ekaterina Alexandrova in the Western & Southern Open in Ohio        ...
05:00, 08/15/2019

Venus Williams upsets Bertens in Ohio; Serena withdraws Venus Williams advanced to the third round of the Western & Southern Open with a three-set victory over defending champion Kiki Bertens        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

2009 champ del Potro out of US Open because of right knee Former U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has withdrawn from the year's last Grand Slam tournament because he is still recovering from surgery on his right knee        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Take 2: 15-year-old Coco Gauff gets US Open wild-card entry Coco Gauff receives wild-card entry for US Open's main draw; 15-year-old from Florida made magical run to 4th round at Wimbledon last month        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

2017 Western & Southern Open champ Grigor Dimitrov ousted by Stan Wawrinka in three sets The 2017 Men's Western & Southern Open champion Grigor Dimitrov led off Tuesday's play with a match against Stan Wawrinka        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Venus Williams upsets defending Western & Southern Open champion No. 5 Kiki Bertens Venus Williams knocked off defending Western & Southern Open champion and the No. 5 player in the world Kiki Bertens Tuesday        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Roger Federer cruises into third round at the 2019 Western & Southern Open Play was suspended for 61 minutes Tuesday night, which is exactly how long Roger Federer needed to win his 2019 Western & Southern Open debut        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

No. 1 Novak Djokovic begins Western & Southern Open title defense in win over Sam Querrey Novak Djokovic began his Western & Southern Open title defense with a win over Sam Querrey in straight set Tuesday night on Center Court        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Less than an hour before she was scheduled to play on Center Court, Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open with a back injury        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

Serena Williams, Citing Back Pain, Withdraws From Cincinnati Masters Williams, who was forced to retire from the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, decided shortly before her first-round match was to start in Ohio that she could not compete....
04:51, 08/14/2019

Serena Williams defeats Naomi Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup on Friday by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September of last year....
03:51, 08/14/2019

Williams defeats Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September last year....
07:17, 08/13/2019

Teenager Andreescu hailed for play, poise ahead of US Open Current and former players are praising teenager Bianca Andreescu of Canada _ not only for winning her third title of the year and first on home soil, but for the gracious way she handled a surprise retirement by Serena Williams        ...
04:51, 08/13/2019

Andy Murray decides not to play singles at US Open after loss in Cincinnati Seven months after what Andy Murray thought could be the final match of his career, the former world No. 1 stepped back onto the singles court.        ...
04:51, 08/13/2019

Williams retires because of injury as Andreescu wins Rogers Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years when Serena Williams retired because of an injury        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Cilic upset in straight sets, Venus advances in Cincinnati Marin Cilic ousted in opening round of Western & Southern tennis, Venus Williams advances in straight sets        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

He's back: Andy Murray returns to singles with healing hip Andy Murray's surgically repaired hip is free of pain and he's moving much better on the court, prompting him to return to singles play a few months after he contemplated retirement        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Citing fatigue following his Rogers Cup title in Montreal Sunday, Rafael Nadal, the No. 2-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from the W&S Open        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Serena Williams tops Naomi Osaka in rematch at Rogers Cup Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 in a rematch of the U.S. Open final        ...
15:00, 08/11/2019

Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup semifinals Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University        ...
08:17, 08/10/2019

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallies to reach Rogers Cup semis Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallied to reach the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating No. 7 Fabio Fognini of Italy 2-6, 6-1, 6-2        ...
08:17, 08/10/2019

Andy Murray to make singles return at Cincinnati next week Andy Murray accepts wild-card invitation to make return to singles competition at Western & Southern Open next week        ...
01:51, 08/10/2019

Canadian Bianca Andreescu reaches Rogers Cup semifinals Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian Rogers Cup semifinalist since 1979, overcoming a groin injury to beat third-seeded Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic 6-0, 2-6, 6-4 in windy conditions        ...
01:51, 08/10/2019

Nadal, Federer joining Djokovic on ATP leadership board Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are joining Novak Djokovic on the ATP Player Council to reshape board roiled by conflict        ...
08:34, 08/09/2019

Defending champ Nadal advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals Top-seeded defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals, beating Argentina's Guido Pella 6-3, 6-4        ...
08:34, 08/09/2019

Serena Williams advances in Rogers Cup Serena Williams won her first match since losing the Wimbledon final, beating Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-3, 6-3 in the second round of the Rogers Cup        ...
10:00, 08/08/2019

Defending champ Rafael Nadal wins Rogers Cup opener Top-seeded Rafael Nadal opened his Rogers Cup title defense, beating England's Daniel Evans 7-6 (6), 6-4 in a second-round match delayed by rain three times        ...
10:00, 08/08/2019

Felix Auger-Aliassime Picks Up Where Denis Shapovalov Left Off The two young Canadians shared living quarters during the Rogers Cup two years ago, when Shapovalov stunned Rafael Nadal. Now Auger-Aliassime is the country’s rising star....
19:00, 08/07/2019

Auger-Aliassime wins, Kyrgios falls at Rogers Cup Teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime outlasted countryman Vasek Pospisil on Tuesday in the first round of the Rogers Cup to set up another all-Canadian matchup with Milos Raonic        ...
08:00, 08/07/2019

Barty upset at Rogers Cup, could lose No. 1 ranking Ashleigh Barty lost 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4 to American Sofia Kenin in second-round play at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday, putting the Australian's No. 1-ranking in peril        ...
08:00, 08/07/2019

No breaks at all: Kyrgios edges Medvedev for Citi Open title Nick Kyrgios overcame a bothersome back and used two of his 18 aces to close things out with a two-tiebreaker victory over No. 3 seed Daniil Medvedev in the Citi Open final        ...
03:17, 08/05/2019

Jessica Pegula, daughter of Bills' owners, wins Citi Open Jessica Pegula won the first WTA title of her career with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Camila Giorgi at the Citi Open        ...
03:17, 08/05/2019

Coco Gauff Wins First WTA Title at Citi Open Gauff, 15, teamed with Caty McNally, 17, to claim the doubles crown at an event in Washington. Gauff said they want to win together again at the U.S. Open....
03:17, 08/05/2019

Thiem wins Kitzbuehel title as 'childhood dream' comes true Dominic Thiem won his 14th career ATP title and first in Austria when he beat Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain 7-6 (0), 6-1 at the Generali Open        ...
11:17, 08/04/2019

No shoe-in: Ever the showman, Kyrgios edges Tsitsipas in DC Nick Kyrgios hammed it up by delivering a repaired sneaker to his opponent and shaking a fan's hand after reaching the Citi Open final        ...
11:17, 08/04/2019

Springfield successfully defends World TeamTennis title The Springfield Lasers successfully defended their World TeamTennis title, rallying to beat the New York Empire 20-19 at Orleans Arena        ...
11:17, 08/04/2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches semifinals at Citi Open, craving for more After a Wimbledon setback, Stefanos Tsitsipas looks to get back on track at Citi Open. On Friday, he defeats Benoit Paire, 7-5, 6-0 to reach the semis.        ...
18:17, 08/03/2019

Springfield. New York advance to World TeamTennis final The defending champion Springfield Lasers advanced to the World TeamTennis final, beating the San Diego Aviators 21-19 at Orleans Arena        ...
15:17, 08/03/2019

17-year-old American Caty McNally reaches Citi Open quarters Teenage qualifier Caty McNally reaches quarterfinals of the Citi Open, beats fellow American Christina McHale        ...
02:17, 08/03/2019

Andy Murray, brother Jamie ousted in Citi Open doubles Andy Murray and brother Jamie were knocked out in the Citi Open doubles quarterfinals, outlasted by the third-seeded team of Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus 6-7 (3), 7-6 (6), 10-7        ...
02:17, 08/03/2019

Women's tennis tournament offers historic $4.75m prize money As the debate around pay parity in sport rumbles on, one women's tournament in China is offering the biggest prize money in the history of tennis (yes, that even includes the men's tour)....
16:17, 08/01/2019

Cori 'Coco' Gauff falls to Zarina Diyas in first round of Citi Open Fans were rooting for Cori 'Coco' Gauff at Citi Open in Washington, but Zarina Diyas prevailed 6-4, 6-2 during first round.        ...
02:17, 08/01/2019

Banned tennis player's brother suspended for integrity probe An Egyptian tennis player whose brother was banned from the sport for life for match-fixing has been suspended from tennis for alleged integrity violations        ...
04:17, 07/31/2019

Stefanos Tsitsipas, Nick Kyrgios find the fun in unlikely doubles pairing at Citi Open Tsitsipas, who is all business, and Kyrgios, who has been known to court controversy, joined forces for doubles Monday at the Citi Open.        ...
07:51, 07/30/2019

Nadal is men's top seed for Rogers Cup; Barty tops women Rafael Nadal is the top seed for the upcoming men's Rogers Cup in Montreal, while Ash Barty is the top seed for the women's event in Toronto        ...
03:17, 07/30/2019

Cori 'Coco' Gauff continues stunning form after Wimbledon fairytale After stunning the world at Wimbledon, Cori "Coco" Gauff reached her third career main draw at the weekend by dominating qualifying at the Citi Open in Washington....
21:51, 07/29/2019

Ramos-Vinolas beats No. 455 Stebe in Gstaad clay-court final Albert Ramos-Vinolas ended 455th-ranked Cedrik-Marcel Stebe's charmed run to the Swiss Open final, winning the title match 6-3, 6-2 on Sunday        ...
19:51, 07/28/2019

Basilashvili beats Rublev to win Hamburg for 2nd year Defending champion Nikoloz Basilashvili beat Andrey Rublev to win the Hamburg European Open for the second straight year        ...
19:51, 07/28/2019

Fans come out to watch Wimbledon sensation Coco Gauff cruise to victory at Citi Open In her first competitive action since Wimbledon, 15-year-old Coco Gauff cruised to a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Maegan Manasse in Citi Open qualifying.        ...
07:51, 07/28/2019

Which Version of Serena Williams Is Headed to the Wimbledon Final? “I definitely feel like I play better when I’m calm,” said Williams, who could win her 24th Grand Slam singles title on Saturday. “But it’s definitely an effort.”...
00:17, 07/28/2019

‘Like I’m Some Kind of Criminal’: Tougher Fines in Tennis Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-round matches....
00:17, 07/28/2019

Bertens beats Badosa to reach final against Teichmann Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Paula Badosa 6-1, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
23:51, 07/27/2019

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to set up Wimbledon final with Novak Djokovic Roger Federer remains on course for a ninth Wimbledon title after beating Rafael Nadal in an enthralling encounter to reach his 12th final at the All England Club....
20:17, 07/27/2019

Serena must 'focus' to break records, says tennis great Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis great Billie Jean King....
20:17, 07/27/2019

Top-seeded Bertens reaches semifinals at Palermo Ladies Open Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Jasmine Paolini on Friday to reach the semifinals of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
06:17, 07/27/2019

Still adjusting to celebrity, Coco Gauff eager to get back on court after Wimbledon breakthrough The 15-year-old will play the qualifiers at the Citi Open this weekend, her first tournament since her life-changing run at Wimbledon earlier this month.        ...
06:17, 07/27/2019

Rublev upsets top-seeded Thiem to reach Hamburg semifinals Top-seeded Dominic Thiem was upset by Andrey Rublev 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5) in the quarterfinals of the Hamburg European Open        ...
19:00, 07/26/2019

Bertens beat Krunic to reach Palermo quarterfinals Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Serbian Aleksandra Krunic on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
01:51, 07/26/2019

Friedsam upsets No. 2 seed Cornet in Palermo Unseeded Anna-Lena Friedsam of Germany rallied after she was broken in the opening set to upset No. 2 seed Alize Cornet in the second round of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
20:51, 07/25/2019

Cori 'Coco' Gauff can be grand slam champion Chinese superstar Li Na is excited by the state of the women's game at present after yet another dramatic fortnight at Wimbledon and is looking forward to what will be an intriguing US Open in August. Much of the satisfaction is down to the emerging talents breaking through on the main tour -- namel...
14:17, 07/25/2019

Thiem beats Fucsovics to reach Hamburg quarterfinals Top-seeded Dominic Thiem eased past Marton Fucsovics of Hungary in straight sets to reach the quarterfinals of the Hamburg European Open        ...
00:17, 07/25/2019

Andy Murray to play doubles with brother Jamie in Washington Andy Murray will team up with brother Jamie to play doubles in the Citi Open in Washington, D.C., as he continues his comeback from hip surgery        ...
18:34, 07/24/2019

Brazilian tennis player Haddad Maia fails doping test The International Tennis Federation says Brazilian tennis player Beatriz Haddad Maia has been provisionally suspended for failing a doping test        ...
12:34, 07/24/2019

Bertens drops only 1 game in Palermo opener Top-seeded Kiki Bertens rolled to a 6-0, 6-1 win over Ekaterine Gorgodze in the opening round of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
05:34, 07/24/2019

Zidansek wins opening match of Palermo Open's return Fourth-seeded Tamara Zidansek beat Lara Arruabarrena 6-2, 6-3 in the opening match of the Palermo Ladies Open, which is marking its return after a five-year absence        ...
20:51, 07/23/2019

Thiem beats Cuevas to reach 2nd round in Hamburg French Open finalist Dominic Thiem beat Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 7-6 (3) Tuesday to reach the second round of the Hamburg European Open        ...
20:51, 07/23/2019

Chardy beats Paire in all-French battle in Hamburg Jeremy Chardy has beaten fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire to reach the second round of the Hamburg European Open        ...
02:51, 07/23/2019

3-time Grand Slam doubles winner Peter McNamara dies at 64 Peter McNamara, an Australian tennis player who won three grand slam doubles titles and reached a highest singles ranking of No. 7, has died        ...
07:00, 07/22/2019

Three-time Grand Slam tennis doubles champion Peter McNamara dies at 64 Peter McNamara, who won two Wimbledon and one Australian Open doubles title with fellow Australian Paul McNamee, died at age 64 in Germany.        ...
07:00, 07/22/2019

Ferro beats club teammate Cornet to win Lausanne final Fiona Ferro beat her friend and French club teammate Alizé Cornet 6-1, 2-6, 6-1 in the Ladies Open Lausanne final on Sunday to win her first WTA singles title        ...
00:34, 07/22/2019

Isner wins Hall of Fame tourney on Newport's hot grass Top-seeded John Isner used his blistering serve to overcome scorching conditions and win a title for the fourth time on Newport's grass courts, beating No. 7 seed Alexander Bublik, 7-6 (2), 6-3, Sunday at the Hall of Fame Open.        ...
00:34, 07/22/2019

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born player in Tennis Hall Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming 1st Asian-born player to be inducted        ...
00:34, 07/22/2019

Isner advances to final on Newport's hot grass courts Top seeded John Isner overcame extremely hot conditions and a first-set tiebreaker loss to beat fourth-seeded Ugo Humbert of France, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3, Saturday and advanced to the Hall of Fame Open final.        ...
10:34, 07/21/2019

Li Na, Mary Pierce, Yevgeny Kafelnikov inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame Li Na became the first Asian-born player to be inducted after becoming the first Chinese player to win a Grand Slam title.        ...
05:51, 07/21/2019

Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old who made a remarkable run at Wimbledon, to play Citi Open After a remarkable Wimbledon run, 15-year-old tennis sensation Cori "Coco" Gauff is eligible to compete at the Citi Open later this month.        ...
04:17, 07/19/2019

Venus Williams to play San Jose for second straight year Venus Williams has committed to play in San Jose later this month, her second straight appearance in the event        ...
07:00, 07/17/2019

Wimbledon champ Halep up to No. 4, Serena No. 9; Gauff 141st Simona Halep's Wimbledon championship lifts her from No. 7 to No. 4 in WTA rankings; Serena Williams rises to No. 9; Coco Gauff joins top 150        ...
22:51, 07/15/2019

Analysis: Djokovic looks like he could catch Federer, Nadal Analysis: Novak Djokovic never has been this close to Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in the Grand Slam trophy count        ...
22:51, 07/15/2019

Novak Djokovic: Wimbledon win 'mentally the most demanding' of my career Novak Djokovic has described his Wimbledon victory over Roger Federer as the biggest mental challenge of his career after he saved two championship points to lift his fifth title at the grand slam tournament....
14:00, 07/15/2019

Djokovic saves match points, beats Federer in historic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic saved two match points to beat Roger Federer in the longest Wimbledon singles final ever and the first to feature a tiebreak in the final set. He won his fifth Wimbledon title and 16th major....
06:00, 07/15/2019

The Latest: Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic has won his fifth Wimbledon title by beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a fifth-set tiebreaker after saving two match points        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in historic final for 5th at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Strycova wins doubles title after semifinal loss in singles Barbora Strycova won her first major title in doubles three days after losing in her first major semifinal in singles        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Djokovic beats Federer in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final after coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Novak Djokovic eats grass to celebrate his marathon Wimbledon championship Djokovic outlasted Fedeer in an epic five-set match that made history and celebrated his fifth Wimbledon title like a GOAT.        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Five facts that prove just how epic the 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final was The 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final between Djokovic and Federer was epic. Here are five facts that prove why it will go down in history.        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Opinion: Roger Federer will not forget the sting of this Wimbledon loss to Novak Djokovic It will irk Roger Federer for perhaps the rest of his life that with just one more point, one fewer error this Wimbledon would be much different.        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.        ...
23:51, 07/14/2019

Halep star struck at meeting duchesses at Wimbledon Simona Halep joined the list of tennis royalty at Wimbledon, then got a bit star struck at meeting the real thing        ...
22:34, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Colombia's Cabal, Farah win Wimbledon doubles Juan-Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah became the first Colombians to win a Grand Slam men's doubles title, beating France's Nicolas Mahut and Edouard Roger-Vasselin in a Wimbledon final that lasted nearly 5 hours        ...
22:34, 07/13/2019

Opinion: Serena Williams will never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King would have it no other way Serena Williams told a reporter she would never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King later tweeted her continuing support for Serena and that fight.        ...
22:34, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Daria Snigur wins junior title at Wimbledon Daria Snigur of Ukraine won the junior girls' title at Wimbledon, beating Alexa Noel of the United States 6-4, 6-4        ...
19:51, 07/13/2019

Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon A stunning Simona Halep beat Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 to become the first Romanian to ever win Wimbledon and deprive the American of a 24th grand slam title that would have tied Margaret Court for the all-time lead....
17:00, 07/13/2019

Duchesses Meghan and Catherine attend Wimbledon final Duchesses Meghan and Catherine attended Wimbledon on Saturday to watch Serena Williams chase her 24th grand slam title in the women's singles final against Simona Halep....
15:51, 07/13/2019

A look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on just how amazing it's been.        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Federer tops Nadal, reaches 12th Wimbledon final Roger Federer will play for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title in his 12 final at the All England Club after beating Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Centre Court        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

11 years after epic, Federer tops Nadal in Wimbledon semis Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach his 12th Wimbledon final; Novak Djokovic awaits in the title match        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

Djokovic wins longest point ever recorded at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic won the longest point ever recorded at Wimbledon in his semifinal victory over Roberto Bautista Agut        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Alcott wins quad wheelchair title at Wimbledon Top-seeded Dylan Alcott of Australia won the first quad wheelchair singles title at Wimbledon, a day after winning the doubles title        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

Djokovic gets by Bautista Agut to reach 6th Wimbledon final Defending champion Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets to reach his sixth Wimbledon final        ...
18:51, 07/12/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Batista Agut to reach Wimbledon final Defending champion Novak Djokovic recovered from a second-set wobble against Roberto Batista Agut to set up a Wimbledon final against either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal....
18:34, 07/12/2019

Chasing 24th grand slam title, Serena targets 'calm' space She's 37 and a mom, but Serena Williams says she is inspired by other veteran sports stars such as Roger Federer and Tiger Woods as she chases a record-equaling 24th grand slam title....
16:17, 07/12/2019

Tennis Toughens Penalties for Weak First-Round Performances Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-round matches....
01:34, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Roger vs. Rafa once again at Wimbledon A quick look at Wimbledon: Eleven years later, it's time for the next installment of the Roger vs. Rafa rivalry at Wimbledon        ...
20:51, 07/11/2019

The Latest: Williams reaches 11th Wimbledon final Serena Williams will play in the Wimbledon final for the 11th time and will be looking for her eighth title at the All England Club after beating Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2        ...
18:34, 07/11/2019

Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a second year in a row.        ...
18:34, 07/11/2019

Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams closed in on an eighth Wimbledon championship and 24th Grand Slam title overall by overwhelming Barboa Strycova 6-1, 6-2        ...
18:34, 07/11/2019

Djokovic faces tricky opponent in Bautista Agut at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic only has to look back a few months to remind himself that he shouldn't underestimate his next opponent at Wimbledon        ...
09:34, 07/11/2019

Roberto Bautista Agut Joins the Big 3 in the Wimbledon Semifinals Bautista did not expect to remain in the tournament this week, and his friends had to change some plans after he reached his first Grand Slam semifinal....
02:51, 07/11/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Williams back on court in Wimbledon semis A quick look at Wimbledon: Still looking for that 24th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams will first have to get through the semifinals at Wimbledon        ...
02:17, 07/11/2019

Konta slams 'patronizing' and 'disrespectful' reporter She was trying to process an agonizing quarterfinal defeat at Wimbledon, but British No.1 Johanna Konta labeled a reporter "patronizing" and "disrespectful" after he questioned her big-match mentality....
17:51, 07/10/2019

Serena Williams Is 2 Wins From History, but How Rugged Is Her Wimbledon Path? Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals for the 12th time. Only one of the three other women left in singles has gone this far in the tournament before....
11:34, 07/10/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Nadal, Djokovic in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: The Big Three get back on court at Wimbledon for the men's quarterfinals, all facing opponents who beat them the last time they played        ...
02:17, 07/10/2019

Konta bristles at reporter after Wimbledon loss Johanna Konta didn't appreciate having her performance questioned after losing in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon        ...
02:17, 07/10/2019

The Latest: Wimbledon doubles match sees 5th-set tiebreaker The first deciding-set tiebreaker was played at Wimbledon since the tournament changed its rules for this year        ...
02:17, 07/10/2019

With 19 aces, gutsy comeback, Serena reaches Wimbledon semis Serena Williams dealt with an injured ankle and a third-set deficit before coming back to beat Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals        ...
02:17, 07/10/2019

Serena Williams said she owed Naomi Osaka an apology after the US Open. Osaka's response brought her to tears Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
00:17, 07/10/2019

The Latest: Strycova beats Konta to reach Wimbledon semis Barbora Strycova reached her first Grand Slam semifinal by beating Johanna Konta 7-6 (5), 6-1 on Centre Court        ...
20:34, 07/09/2019

Serena Williams fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon Serena Williams picked up a $10,000 fine for damaging a court at the All England Club during practice before Wimbledon started.        ...
03:34, 07/09/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Williams faces Riske in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: Serena Williams tries to move a step closer to an eighth Wimbledon title when she takes on fellow American Alison Riske in the quarterfinals        ...
00:17, 07/09/2019

The Latest: Williams fined $10K for damaging Wimbledon court Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging a court during practice before the Wimbledon tournament started        ...
00:17, 07/09/2019

The Latest: Venus Williams out of mixed doubles at Wimbledon Venus Williams lost for the second time at this year's Wimbledon tournament, eliminated from mixed doubles in the second round        ...
21:34, 07/08/2019

Coco Gauff's captivating Wimbledon ends against former No. 1 All good things come to an end: 15-year-old Coco Gauff's captivating run at Wimbledon stops with a straight-set loss to former No. 1 Simona Halep in the 4th round        ...
21:34, 07/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty out as Serena wins on Wimbledon's 'Manic' Monday Women's world No.1 Ashleigh Barty couldn't maintain her French Open-winning form and crashed out of Wimbledon to American Alison Riske in the fourth round Monday....
15:34, 07/08/2019

Tennis star Ash Barty sneaking Disney lyrics into press conferences Ashleigh Barty's Wimbledon singles adventure may have ended at the hands of America's Alison Riske Monday, but she's clearly been having some fun off the court....
15:34, 07/08/2019

Wimbledon resumes in Week 2 with Coco-Halep, Serena, Big 3 A star-filled cast that includes Serena Williams, 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff and the men's Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is on the schedule as Wimbledon resumes after its traditional day off        ...
10:17, 07/08/2019

What to Watch Monday at Wimbledon All 16 fourth-round singles matches are on the schedule, meaning you can see Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Cori Gauff, Serena Williams and more....
07:17, 07/08/2019

Other Teen Prodigies to Coco Gauff: ‘Don’t Read Everything About You’ Chris Evert was 16 when she dazzled at the U.S. Open in 1971. But, she noted, with less television and no social media, “it was just a different world.”...
03:34, 07/08/2019

Wimbledon glance: Coco, Serena, Federer, Nadal open Week 2 Looking ahead at Wimbledon: 15-year-old American Coco Gauff takes on former No. 1 Simona Halep as Week 2 gets started        ...
01:17, 07/08/2019

The Latest: Williams-Murray win mixed doubles opener The Serena Williams-Andy Murray partnership had a winning start at Wimbledon, beating Andreas Mies and Alexa Guarchi        ...
11:00, 07/07/2019

During loss, Fabio Fognini says Wimbledon should be bombed Top-10 player Fabio Fognini is already on Grand Slam probation and now could be in more trouble after saying during his third-round match at Wimbledon that he wanted a bomb to hit the All England Club        ...
11:00, 07/07/2019

A Wimbledon Rarity: A Late-Round Matchup Between American Men When Sam Querrey faces Tennys Sandgren on Monday, it will be the first time since 2000 that two American men will play each other in the second week of the tournament....
01:00, 07/07/2019

2-time champion Kvitova back in 2nd week at Wimbledon Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reaches second week for first time since her last title at the All England Club in 2014        ...
14:51, 07/06/2019

The Latest: Gauff, 15, saves 2 match points, then wins in 3 Fifteen-year-old Coco Gauff saved two match points in the second set and went on to beat Polona Hercog of Slovenia in the third round at Wimbledon        ...
21:34, 07/05/2019

Larrikin or liability: Is Nick Kygrios good for tennis? Nick Kyrgios continues to delight and frustrate in equal measure. Tennis' modern-day bad boy took on bitter rival Rafael Nadal in a heated second-round clash at Wimbledon Thursday and it was another classic in the Kyrgios canon....
18:51, 07/05/2019

Ball boys and ball girls keep play flowing at Wimbledon Like a blue streak, the ball boys and ball girls scamper across the green grass of Wimbledon as fast as they can, gobbling up tennis balls one after another in order to keep play flowing        ...
17:51, 07/05/2019

The Latest: Last year's finalist Anderson loses at Wimbledon Last year's runner-up Kevin Anderson was knocked out in the third round of Wimbledon after losing in straight sets to Guido Pella on Centre Court        ...
17:51, 07/05/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Rising star Gauff placed on Centre Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Coco Gauff is such a big draw at the All England Club these days that she'll be the headline act on Centre Court        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

'Lucky loser' from US upsets 2018 champ Kerber at Wimbledon Lauren Davis wasn't even supposed to be playing in Wimbledon's main draw but she ended up eliminating defending champion Angelique Kerber        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

The Latest: Raonic beats Opelka in 3rd round of Wimbledon Former finalist Milos Raonic ended Reilly Opelka's Wimbledon run by beating the towering American in straight sets in the third round        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

Nick Kyrgios says he deliberately tried to hit Rafael Nadal with ball at Wimbledon, won't apologize Nick Kyrgios admitted to attempting to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball during their Wimbledon match and said he won't be saying sorry to him.        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

Bernard Tomic fined $56,600 for lack of effort in limp Wimbledon defeat Australia's Bernard Tomic has been fined his full Wimbledon prize money for not meeting the "required professional standard" during his lackluster 58-minute first-round defeat by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga....
20:00, 07/04/2019

The Latest: Defending champion Kerber loses at Wimbledon Unseeded American Laura Davis came from a set down to knock out defending champion Angelique Kerber in the second round of Wimbledon        ...
18:51, 07/04/2019

Still dominant at 37, Roger Federer eyes another Wimbledon title The numbers are staggering and it's a bit surreal, even for his opponents, that the Swiss tennis star is still going strong        ...
18:34, 07/04/2019

15-year-old Cori 'Coco' Gauff extends remarkable run at Wimbledon Even a late change of location Wednesday couldn't halt the momentum of Cori Gauff, the teenager making history virtually every time she plays at Wimbledon....
04:34, 07/04/2019

Just 18, 'FAA' taking flight at Wimbledon; Gauff wins again Canadian teen Felix Auger-Aliassime is only 18 and had never won a Grand Slam match until this week; now he is into the third round        ...
23:51, 07/03/2019

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Serena to play on No. 1 Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer will be up against a player who wasn't even 1 year old when the eight-time champion made his debut at the All England Club in 1999        ...
23:51, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Gauff, 15, wins again at Wimbledon American teenager Coco Gauff extended her stay at the All England Club by dispatching former semifinalist Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3, 6-3 in the second round        ...
23:00, 07/03/2019

Meet Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus Williams Cori 'Coco' Gauff opened a lot of eyes when she toppled Venus Williams at Wimbledon, but you shouldn't be surprised that the 15-year-old is taking tennis by storm.        ...
21:00, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Verdasco rallies to beat Edmund at Wimbledon Fernando Verdasco came from two sets down to knock Kyle Edmund out of Wimbledon and reach the third round for the first time since 2015        ...
21:00, 07/03/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Reilly Opelka Upsets Stan Wawrinka In a tournament filled with early upsets, Opelka, a 21-year-old American, pulled off another one to reach the third round at a major for the first time....
20:51, 07/03/2019

Opelka pulls off another upset at Wimbledon, beats Wawrinka In a Wimbledon tournament filled with early upsets, Reilly Opelka pulled off another one in the second round        ...
18:17, 07/03/2019

Meet Reilly Opelka, the 6-11 American man that just pulled a stunning upset at Wimbledon Reilly Opelka pulled off a big upset when he took down No. 22 Stan Wawrinka at Wimbledon. Here's what you need to know about the 6-foot-11 American.        ...
18:17, 07/03/2019

Kyrgios up to usual antics at Wimbledon; Querrey ousts Thiem Nick Kyrgios was up to some of his usual antics in a 5-set victory at Wimbledon; he faces Rafael Nadal next        ...
10:34, 07/03/2019

What a team: Serena, Murray to play Wimbledon mixed doubles This is quite a pair: Serena Williams is teaming up with Andy Murray for mixed doubles event at Wimbledon        ...
10:34, 07/03/2019

Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play mixed doubles together at Wimbledon Andy Murray's hunt for a mixed doubles partner at Wimbledon is over, and he isn't teaming up with just anyone. Rather, the Scot will partner Serena Williams....
01:34, 07/03/2019

Maria Sharapova retires from Wimbledon first round with yet another injury Maria Sharapova retired for the first time in her grand slam career at Wimbledon but suggested she isn't about to quit the game for good after a series of demoralizing injuries....
01:34, 07/03/2019

The Latest: Back on grass, Nadal wins again at Wimbledon Playing his first match since winning his 12th French Open title, Rafael Nadal had little trouble in making the switch from clay to grass        ...
21:17, 07/02/2019

Will Nadal pass Federer for grand slam wins? Rafael Nadal's 12th French Open title took him to just two grand slams behind Roger Federer's mark of 20. But who will end their career with more majors?...
18:51, 07/02/2019

Meet Cori Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus Williams 15-year-old tennis prodigy Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the youngest woman ever to qualify for the draw at Wimbledon, took down Venus Williams in the first round....
18:51, 07/02/2019

Federer drops set -- but then cruises in Wimbledon opener Roger Federer didn't suffer a shock exit at Wimbledon in his 2019 opener, but the record eight-time champion gave his millions of fans a minor scare when he lost a set against a player who grew up idolizing him -- make that another one....
18:51, 07/02/2019

Coco Gauff took a science test just before qualifying for Wimbledon. She's now an international sensation Before she could seriously think about a sensational debut at Wimbledon and beat one of her idols, 15-year-old American Cori "Coco" Gauff had to qualify for the tourney -- even while fitting in an 11 p.m. exam....
18:17, 07/02/2019

No. 1 Ash Barty wins on No. 1 Court at Wimbledon Ash Barty played her first match as the No. 1 player in the world on No. 1 Court at Wimbledon, and she won        ...
17:17, 07/02/2019

The Latest: Stephens reaches 2nd round at Wimbledon Sloane Stephens avoided another first-round exit at Wimbledon, beating former quarterfinalist Timea Bacsinszky 6-2, 6-4 for her first victory at the All England Club since 2016        ...
14:34, 07/02/2019

Fitness key to Serena breaking slam record, says Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis Billie Jean King....
12:51, 07/02/2019

Girl, 15, beats Venus and declares: I want to be the greatest Coco Gauff, 15, proclaimed she wanted to be the 'greatest' after beating Venus Williams at Wimbledon but three other younger players with big reputations, Naomi Osaka, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev, all lost on day one....
08:34, 07/02/2019

The Latest: Wimbledon executive says seeding system is fine The chief executive of the All England Club says the formula used to seed players at Wimbledon is not contentious        ...
02:17, 07/02/2019

'Can I leave?' At Wimbledon, Osaka takes 2nd Slam 'L' in row Naomi Osaka's 16-match Grand Slam winning streak has been followed by a two-match losing streak at majors; she lost in the first round at Wimbledon        ...
02:17, 07/02/2019

England's Jubb: NCAA title for South Carolina to Wimbledon 19-year-old Englishman Paul Jubb goes from winning NCAA title for South Carolina to competing at Wimbledon        ...
18:17, 07/01/2019

2018 Wimbledon men's finalists Djokovic, Anderson advance Last year's Wimbledon men's finalists both advanced to the second round on the opening day of this year's tournament        ...
18:17, 07/01/2019

The Latest: French Open finalist Vondrousova loses French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova has been knocked out in the first round at Wimbledon, losing 6-4, 6-4 to Madison Brengle of the United States        ...
18:17, 07/01/2019

Ranking the 10 most iconic Wimbledon moments of the Open era Wimbledon has been delivering some of tennis' most historic moments since the tournament began in 1877. Here are some of best of the Open era.        ...
12:17, 07/01/2019

'Quite a difference' for Djokovic from year ago at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic arrived at Wimbledon in a rut a year ago and wound up winning the title; that started him on quite a run        ...
22:17, 06/30/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: What to know, from Murray's return to 'FAA' Quick guide to Wimbledon: Andy Murray's premature farewell; Rafael Nadal's gripe about seeding; ATP politics        ...
04:00, 06/30/2019

Kevin Anderson Almost Won Wimbledon Last Year. He’s Back for More. He played a marathon match against John Isner, but fell to Novak Djokovic in the finals last year. Anderson returns, but with a recurring elbow injury....
15:34, 06/29/2019

Billie Jean King keen to talk to Trump about equality Billie Jean King says she would relish the chance to talk about equality with US President Donald Trump as the tennis great threw her support behind US soccer star Megan Rapinoe...
00:34, 06/29/2019

Possible Federer-Nadal Wimbledon SF; Venus faces 15-year-old Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
20:34, 06/28/2019

John McEnroe records soothing audio for sleep app John McEnroe, the legendary American tennis star known for his aggressive on-court demeanor and his famous four-word catchphrase, has released an audio recording of tennis rules intended to help listeners drift off....
18:34, 06/28/2019

Cori "Coco" Gauff, a 15-year-old Florida native, is the youngest player to qualify for Wimbledon American tennis prodigy Cori "Coco" Gauff just became the youngest player in the Open Era to advance through qualifying to reach Wimbledon's main draw....
02:17, 06/28/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: Big 3 rule men; more champs in women's tennis As tennis heads to Wimbledon, Big 3 are in charge of men's game, while women's tennis keeps finding new champions        ...
01:34, 06/28/2019

Wimbledon '19: Serena eyes 24th; Sharapova makes Slam return The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at Wimbledon in 2019, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, top-ranked Ash Barty and 2004 champ Maria Sharapova        ...
01:34, 06/28/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: Djokovic, Federer, Nadal lead the way again The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at Wimbledon in 2019, including defending champion Novak Djokovic, 8-time winner Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal        ...
01:34, 06/28/2019

Roger Federer: The power and presence of the $120 million man Ahead of Wimbledon, Hall of Famer Andy Roddick and Darren Cahill -- one of the most respected tennis coaches -- give a rare insight into Roger Federer, the man. "I think he is inherently a really, really true honest good person."...
21:17, 06/27/2019

Wimbledon courts controversy with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal seeding Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings.        ...
22:34, 06/26/2019

Rafael Nadal: Seed compared to Roger Federer at Wimbledon 'doesn't seem right' Rafael Nadal is ranked No. 2 in the world and Roger Federer is No. 3. But at Wimbledon, the seeding is switched.        ...
22:34, 06/26/2019

WIMBLEDON '19: How well do you know the grass-court major? WIMBLEDON '19: See how much you know about the year's third Grand Slam tennis tournament by taking this AP quiz        ...
19:00, 06/26/2019

Roger Federer seeded above Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon Roger Federer has been seeded above Rafael Nadal for Wimbledon, despite the Spaniard being higher in the rankings        ...
12:17, 06/26/2019

Ashleigh Barty eyes Wimbledon glory from world No.1 After winning the French Open and rising to world No. 1, Ash Barty tells CNN Sport in an exclusive interview why she is ready to conquer the Wimbledon grass courts....
14:34, 06/25/2019

Andy Murray's comeback halted by darkness at Queen's Club Andy Murray's comeback after a five-month absence will continue into the weekend after his doubles match at Queen's Club was suspended in the second set due to darkness        ...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Federer reaches Halle semis for 15th time, facing Herbert Roger Federer defeated Roberto Bautista Agut 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 to reach the Halle Open semifinals for the 15th time in his last 15 appearances at the grass-court tournament on Friday        ...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Andy Murray Makes a Satisfying, if Not Rousing, Return in London Murray played his first competitive match since he raised the possibility of retiring at the Australian Open, winning a doubles match at Queen’s Club....
01:34, 06/21/2019

In latest tirade, Nick Kyrgios accuses officials of 'rigging' tennis match at Queen's Club Kyrgios swore at officials and accused them of “rigging” his first-round match at the Queen’s Club grass-court tournament in his latest outburst.        ...
00:00, 06/21/2019

Cilic, Dimitrov, Anderson all lose at Queen's Club Defending champion Marin Cilic, former winner Grigor Dimitrov and 2018 Wimbledon finalist Kevin Anderson all lose at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament        ...
22:17, 06/20/2019

Federer survives scare against Tsonga to advance in Halle Roger Federer survived a scare in his bid for a record-extending 10th Halle Open title with a 7-6, 4-6, 7-5 win over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga        ...
22:17, 06/20/2019

Feliciano López denies tennis match fix report Tennis player Feliciano López denies any wrongdoing after being linked by Spanish media to a doubles match at Wimbledon in 2017 that was allegedly fixed        ...
23:00, 06/19/2019

Coric, Khachanov progress in Halle Open Defending champion Borna Coric outlasts Portuguese qualifier Joao Sousa 7-6 (4), 5-7, 7-6 (4) to reach the Halle Open quarterfinals        ...
23:00, 06/19/2019

Sister act: 1st WTA meeting of identical twins ends in upset First meeting of identical twins in WTA Tour history ends with an upset as Kristyna Pliskova overcame a ranking gap of more than 100 places to beat Karolina at the grass-court Birmingham Classic        ...
23:00, 06/19/2019

Del Potro in doubt for Wimbledon after injury at Queen's Juan Martin del Potro could be in doubt for Wimbledon after withdrawing from the Queen's Club grass-court event because of a right knee injury        ...
23:00, 06/19/2019

Cilic begins Queen's Club title defense with win Marin Cilic begins defense of his title at the Queen's Club grass-court event with a 6-1, 7-6 (5) win over Christian Garin        ...
03:34, 06/19/2019

Zverev, Khachanov bounce back at Halle Open Alexander Zverev, Karen Khachanov bounce back from Stuttgart disappointments to reach second round of Halle Open        ...
03:34, 06/19/2019

Konta makes seamless transition from clay to grass Konta makes seamless transition from clay to grass, beats Anett Kontaveit 6-4, 6-2 at the Nature Valley Classic in first match since the French Open semifinals        ...
03:34, 06/19/2019

Top-ranked Osaka gets 1st-round win in Birmingham on grass A day after saying she was not comfortable playing on grass, top-ranked Naomi Osaka needed three sets to get past her first-round opponent at the Birmingham Classic        ...
03:34, 06/19/2019

Wash-out at Queens' Club means Murray's comeback delayed Andy Murray's comeback has been delayed after rain washed out the entire day's play at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament for only the third time in 18 years on Tuesday        ...
03:34, 06/19/2019

Soccer 'game' breaks out during Jo-Wilfried Tsonga-Benoit Paire ATP match at Halle Open Tennis players Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Benoit Paire spontaneously started playing soccer during their ATP match at the Halle Open.        ...
19:17, 06/18/2019

Garcia outlasts Vekic to win Nottingham Open Caroline Garcia of France defeated former champion Donna Vekic 2-6, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4) to win her first title of the year at the Nottingham Open        ...
05:17, 06/18/2019

Marin Cilic: I can win more grand slams One of only three players outside the Big Four to win a grand slam in the last decade, Marin Cilic feels he can win more majors. And could the grass-court swing turn around a season impacted by injury?...
16:00, 06/17/2019

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki marries former NBA All-Star David Lee in Italy Tennis star, former NBA player exchange vows at same Tuscany estate where Justin Verlander and Kate Upton married in 2017.        ...
23:17, 06/16/2019

Vekic advances at rain-ravaged Nottingham Open Former champion Donna Vekic defeated Dalila Jakupovic of Slovenia 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-0 on Wednesday as the Nottingham Open finally got underway after two days were completely washed out by rain        ...
07:17, 06/13/2019

Raonic edges Tsonga to reach Stuttgart Open quarterfinals Milos Raonic edged past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1) to book his place in the Stuttgart Open quarterfinals on Wednesday        ...
07:17, 06/13/2019

Ash Barty was back: tennis balls showed up at front door Ash Barty's father Rob had a pretty good idea when his daughter had made the decision to return to tennis after nearly two years playing professional cricket: Four boxes of tennis balls showed up at the front door.        ...
08:51, 06/12/2019

Rafael Nadal: Will Spanish star surpass great rival Roger Federer? No sooner had Rafael Nadal wiped away the red dust from his eyes and taken his hands off the resplendent trophy, the inevitable question was fired towards him....
23:51, 06/10/2019

Sharapova to return at Mallorca Open after shoulder injury Maria Sharapova will return to tennis at next week's Mallorca Open after being sidelined with a right shoulder injury since January        ...
13:51, 06/10/2019

French Open champ Barty up to career-best No. 2 in rankings French Open champion Ash Barty's first Grand Slam title has lifted her to a career-best No. 2 in the WTA rankings        ...
13:51, 06/10/2019

French Open glance: Nadal adds to his record with 12th title A quick look at the French Open: Rafael Nadal adds to his record with a 12th title by beating Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a rematch of last year's final        ...
06:17, 06/10/2019

Rafael Nadal, Pillar of Roland Garros, Wins the French Open for the 12th Time It was the second consecutive year Nadal had beaten Dominic Thiem in the final. Nadal is now 12-0 in finals in Paris and has 18 Grand Slam singles titles over all....
00:00, 06/10/2019

Dirty dozen: Nadal wins 12th French Open for 18th Slam title Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for his record-extending 12th French Open championship        ...
21:34, 06/09/2019

Nadal beats Thiem to win record-extending 12th French Open Rafael Nadal continues to be virtually unstoppable at the French Open, winning his 12th title Sunday after beating Dominic Thiem for the second straight year. On Sunday he prevailed in four sets....
18:51, 06/09/2019

Nadal beats Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for 12th French Open Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for his record-extending 12th French Open championship        ...
18:34, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Nadal beats Thiem for 12th French Open title The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal has won a 12th title at Roland Garros with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 win over Dominic Thiem        ...
18:34, 06/09/2019

Goolagong Cawley says Barty's French Open win 'joy to watch' Evonne Goolagong Cawley says fellow indigenous athlete Ash Barty's first Grand Slam singles title at the French Open was "a joy to watch."        ...
15:17, 06/09/2019

Back from cricket, Australia's Barty now French Open champ Ash Barty certainly did not think her best chance of winning a Grand Slam title would be at the French Open        ...
15:17, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Lights to be used at next year's French Open The latest on the French Open: Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year's French Open        ...
15:17, 06/09/2019

The Latest: Krawietz, Mies win French Open doubles on debut The Latest on the French Open: The German pair of Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies has become only the second team in the Open era to win the men's doubles title on its Roland Garros debut        ...
00:34, 06/09/2019

Ashleigh Barty wins French Open for first Grand Slam title The No. 8-seeded Ashleigh Barty beat unseeded 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final for her first Grand Slam title.        ...
20:51, 06/08/2019

Disgruntled Novak Djokovic exits French Open to end win streak Novak Djokovic's bid to win four straight majors for the second time came to an end when the disgruntled Serb fell to Dominic Thiem in five sets in the completion of their French Open semifinal....
20:17, 06/08/2019

Ashleigh Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova to win French Open Ashleigh Barty won her first grand slam title and became the first Australian to claim the French Open in 46 years when she beat Czech teen Marketa Vondrousova in straight sets....
20:17, 06/08/2019

Dominic Thiem Ends Novak Djokovic’s Run of Major Titles In a semifinal that lasted four hours over two days, Thiem defeated Djokovic, who had won the last three Grand Slam events. Thiem will play Rafael Nadal in the final....
17:51, 06/08/2019

Djokovic, Thiem resume semifinal, women's final follows Novak Djokovic's 26-match Grand Slam winning streak is on the line when he and Dominic Thiem resume their rain-suspended French Open semifinal        ...
11:00, 06/08/2019

French Open glance: Djokovic-Thiem SF resumes; women's final Djokovic, Thiem to resume rain-suspended semi before Barty faces Vondrousova for women's title        ...
22:51, 06/07/2019

Marketa Vondrousova to face Ashleigh Barty in French Open final Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova will face Ashleigh Barty in Saturday's French Open final with a maiden grand slam title on the line for either player....
15:51, 06/07/2019

Nadal beats Federer to reach 12th French Open final Rafael Nadal eased past Roger Federer in straight sets in blustery Paris to reach a 12th French Open final and end a five-match losing streak against the Swiss....
15:51, 06/07/2019

French Open: 'Unfair and inappropriate' change to women's schedule criticized The French Open's decision to relocate the women's singles semifinals away from Roland Garros' main court has been labeled "unfair and inappropriate" by the Women's Tennis Association (WTA)....
15:51, 06/07/2019

Ashleigh Barty and Marketa Vondrousova Make the Final Vondrousova lost the first 10 points against Johanna Konta before claiming a 7-5, 7-6(2) win. Barty recovered from an early collapse to beat Amanda Anisimova, 6-7(4), 6-3, 6-3....
15:34, 06/07/2019

Rafael Nadal Owns Roger Federer at Roland Garros The longtime rivals, who meet in the semifinals on Friday, have played five other times at the French Open. Here’s how The Times covered those matches....
09:34, 06/07/2019

Federer-Nadal showdown highlights French Open semifinals All four French Open singles semifinals are scheduled on the same day and the most-anticipated matchup features Rafael Nadal against Roger Federer        ...
09:34, 06/07/2019

Djokovic has tennis history within grasp at the French Open Novak Djokovic is poised to become only the second man in history to hold all four major titles at once on two separate occasions        ...
23:17, 06/06/2019

Opinion: Roger Federer universally beloved — in part — because of Rafael Nadal rivalry The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry has, in almost every way, shaped how fans around the world have felt about men’s tennis since 2005.        ...
23:17, 06/06/2019

Halep loses to Anisimova at French Open Amanda Anisimova, 17, crushed defending champion Simona Halep at the French Open to become the youngest semifinalist at Roland Garros since 2006, while Novak Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev in straight sets....
22:34, 06/06/2019

Can Roger Federer upset Rafael Nadal at the French Open? The way Roger Federer was talking ahead of his battle against Rafael Nadal at the French Open, you would think something especially crazy has to happen for Spain's "King of Clay" to lose their semifinal....
22:34, 06/06/2019

Who is Amanda Anisimova? As her down-the-line backhand flew past Simona Halep, 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova dropped her racquet to the side, put her hands on her face, and simply said, "What!"...
22:34, 06/06/2019

American teenager Amanda Anisimova beats Simona Halep to reach French Open semifinals American teenager Amanda Anisimova reached the French Open semifinals by upsetting defending champion Simona Halep 6-2, 6-4.        ...
15:00, 06/06/2019

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova        ...
15:00, 06/06/2019

The Latest: Women's semifinals moved to neighboring courts The Latest at the French Open: Women's French Open semifinal matches will be held on Courts Suzanne Lenglen and Simonne Mathieu        ...
15:00, 06/06/2019

Meet 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova who pulled off shocker over Simona Halep at French Open Amanda Anisimova stunned third-ranked Simona Halep in the quarterfinals at the French Open, cruising in straight sets to a 6-2, 6-4 victory.        ...
15:00, 06/06/2019

An appreciation: French Open bids adieu to its 'Bullring' When the French Open ends, its Court No. 1 will be demolished to make way for a grassy gathering place at Roland Garros. In a sign of the times, the arena's final event will not be a tennis match, but an esports competition        ...
11:00, 06/06/2019

French Open: Rain keeps Djokovic, Halep off court in wet Paris A roof at the French Open can't come soon enough after rain completely washed out the four remaining quarterfinals Wednesday. It was a headache for fans and players alike....
22:51, 06/05/2019

French Open glance: Djokovic looks to keep Slam streak alive A quick look at the French Open: Djokovic looks to extend his Slam streak with quarterfinal matches rescheduled for Thursday after Wednesday's washout        ...
21:17, 06/05/2019

The Latest: French Open women's final could be pushed back The Latest at the French Open: Tournament director Guy Forget says it is possible that the women's singles final at Roland Garros could be delayed a day because of the rain that has jumbled the schedule        ...
21:17, 06/05/2019

Paris in the springtime? French Open rainout sinks schedule Rain washes out day's entire schedule at French Open for 2nd time since 2000, jumbling the schedule and creating the possibility of a delayed women's final        ...
21:17, 06/05/2019

French Open glance: 17-year-old American vs.'18 champ Halep A quick look at the French Open: Defending champion Simona Halep faces 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in one women's quarterfinal, while No. 8 seed Ash Barty meets No. 14 Madison Keys in another        ...
03:00, 06/05/2019

Fatigued Nishikori comes up empty against Nadal in Paris Playing two straight five-set matches ahead of his French Open quarterfinal against Rafael Nadal was certainly not the ideal preparation for Kei Nishikori        ...
03:00, 06/05/2019

The Latest: Vondrousova moves into French Open semifinals Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova has needed four match points to end a four-match losing streak against Petra Martic and reach the semifinals for the French Open        ...
03:00, 06/05/2019

It Will Be Federer vs. Nadal in the French Open Semifinals Federer earned his spot by defeating his Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, while Nadal routed Kei Nishikori, 6-1, 6-1, 6-3....
20:51, 06/04/2019

Konta sweeps Stephens off the court to reach French semis Johanna Konta produced a remarkably dominant performance against Sloane Stephens in a 6-1, 6-4 victory to become the first British woman to reach the French Open semifinals since Jo Durie in 1983        ...
20:00, 06/04/2019

Choreography comes to clay: No replay review at French Open Leave replay review to other tennis tournaments and other sports: The French Open will stick to the choreography of checking marks on clay when there are disputed calls.        ...
20:00, 06/04/2019

Federer gets past Wawrinka, will face Nadal next in Paris Roger Federer gets past Stan Wawrinka at the French Open and now faces Rafael Nadal in the semifinals        ...
20:00, 06/04/2019

The Latest: Federer beats Wawrinka, faces Nadal next Roger Federer has finished off a 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 win over friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka to set up a French Open semifinal against longtime rival Rafael Nadal        ...
20:00, 06/04/2019

Federer, Nadal to meet at French Open for first time since 2011 Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will face off at the French Open for the first time since 2011 after they won contrasting quarterfinals in wet Paris. Federer edged Stan Wawrinka in a bruising battle while Nadal eased past Kei Nishikori....
19:51, 06/04/2019

Federer seeks revenge vs. Wawrinka in French quarterfinals Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals        ...
09:34, 06/04/2019

Draw opening up for Stephens to reach French Open final Sloane Stephens has no other Grand Slam winners _ or even finalists _ left in her side of the French Open draw after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3        ...
00:17, 06/04/2019

The Latest: Khachanov reaches first Grand Slam quarterfinal The Latest on the French Open: Tenth-seeded Karen Khachanov points to his pregnant wife in the stands after concluding a 7-5, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 victory over No. 8 Juan Martin del Potro to reach his first Grand Slam quarterfinal        ...
00:17, 06/04/2019

French Open glance: Federer renews rivalry with Wawrinka A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals        ...
00:17, 06/04/2019

Stan the Man: Wawrinka's 5-set French win gets him Federer 2015 French Open champion Stan Wawrinka's 5-hour, 5-set victory over an opponent who's 14 years younger earned a matchup against Roger Federer in the quarterfinals        ...
00:17, 06/04/2019

She was just 17: Amanda Anisimova first player born in 2000s to reach Slam quaterfinals American Amanda Anisimova, 17, is the first player born in the 2000s to reach a Grand Slam quarterfinal.        ...
00:17, 06/04/2019

Sofia Kenin and Katerina Siniakova Follow French Open Upsets With Letdowns The women who beat Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka bowed out in the fourth round. Instead, Ashleigh Barty and Madison Keys reached the quarterfinals....
18:51, 06/03/2019

Wawrinka outlasts Tsitsipas in French Open epic It will be just like old times at the French Open for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who will meet in the quarterfinals again after completely contrasting victories....
16:17, 06/03/2019

French Open glance: Keys, Kenin, Anisimova eye quarterfinals A quick look at the French Open: 3 Americans will try to join Sloane Stephens in the women's quarterfinals        ...
07:34, 06/03/2019

Federer bemused that Thiem's news conference was cut short 2018 French Open runner-up Dominic Thiem's news conference abruptly stopped to make way for sudden arrival of Serena Williams following her loss, bemusing Roger Federer        ...
21:51, 06/02/2019

The Latest: Stephens beats Muguruza at French Open Sloane Stephens is through to the French Open quarterfinals after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3 of Spain on the fifth match point        ...
21:51, 06/02/2019

Teen Vondrousova into French quarters without losing a set The next in a long line of talented left-handed tennis players from the Czech Republic is making a run at the French Open        ...
21:51, 06/02/2019

The Latest: Wawrinka tops Tsitsipas in 5 sets at French Open Stan Wawrinka edged Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6 (6), 5-7, 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 after 5 hours, 9 minutes to reach the quarterfinals at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in two years        ...
20:00, 06/02/2019

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer reach French Open quarterfinals Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
20:00, 06/02/2019

The Latest: Nadal joins Federer in French Open quarterfinals Defending champion Rafael Nadal is through to the French Open quarterfinals after beating unseeded Argentine Juan Ignacio Londero 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 in their first ever meeting        ...
18:51, 06/02/2019

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.        ...
18:51, 06/02/2019

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer in French Open last 8 Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
18:51, 06/02/2019

Teen advances into French Open quarters without losing a set Teenager Marketa Vondrousova reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating 12th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova 6-2, 6-0 Sunday in just 59 minutes.        ...
18:51, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka upset at French Open Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka -- the grand slam leader in the professional tennis era and newcomer who had surged to the last two majors -- both exited the French Open on Saturday in a double shock....
22:00, 06/01/2019

The Latest: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round of French Serena Williams handed earliest loss at major in 5 years, losing to Sofia Kenin in 3rd round at French Open        ...
21:17, 06/01/2019

The Latest: Djokovic into 4th round without dropping a set The Latest from the French Open: Top-ranked Novak Djokovic never loses control in a 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 win over 147th-ranked Italian qualifier Salvatore Caruso        ...
17:17, 06/01/2019

Roger Federer achieves more milestones at French Open Roger Federer became the first player to play 400 grand slam matches Friday and he marked the occasion by becoming the oldest man in nearly 50 years to reach the fourth round at the French Open after beating Casper Ruud....
07:34, 06/01/2019

Roger Federer defeats Christian Ruud's son, Casper, to advance at French Open "He's still playing at an amazing level," former opponent Christian Ruud said of Roger Federer, who defeated son Casper Ruud at French Open.        ...
04:34, 06/01/2019

The Latest: Nishikori reaches 4th round after 4½ hours The latest on the French Open: Nishikori needs nearly 4½ hours to beat Djere 6-4, 6-7 (8), 6-3, 4-6, 8-6 and reach the fourth round of the French Open        ...
19:17, 05/31/2019

Naomi Osaka can emulate Serena Williams, says Pat Cash As Naomi Osaka goes in search of a third consecutive grand slam title at this year's French Open, former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash says the Japanese star has the ability to become one of the most dominant forces the women's game has seen....
13:51, 05/31/2019

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
09:17, 05/31/2019

All's well that ends well for No. 1 Naomi Osaka at French Open Naomi Osaka again gets off to a terrible start during the second round at the French Open, and the No. 1 seed again prevails.        ...
00:51, 05/31/2019

2019 French Open: Osaka Escapes Again; Serena Williams Rolls After losing the first set and being a break down in the second, the top-ranked Osaka rallied to beat the former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3....
22:34, 05/30/2019

Facing Roger Federer: Surely Unforgettable for Casper Ruud, if Not His Father Christian Ruud, whose son will play Federer in the third round of the French Open on Friday, was told he had practiced with him in Paris in 1999. “I don’t remember the one here,” the father said....
22:34, 05/30/2019

Underarm serves return to Paris, 30 years after Chang's shot Thirty years after Michael Chang hit the most famous underarm serve in history at the French Open, that little bit of strategy _ frowned upon by some _ is making its way back into tennis, it seems        ...
21:17, 05/30/2019

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her        ...
21:17, 05/30/2019

All's well that ends well for No. 1 Osaka at French Open Naomi Osaka again gets off to a terrible start at the French Open, and the No. 1 seed again prevails        ...
21:17, 05/30/2019

Naomi Osaka rallies again at French Open, beats Azarenka For the second straight match at the French Open, Naomi Osaka came back from the brink of defeat. This time the Japanese No. 1 beat former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka to extend her grand slam winning streak to 16....
15:17, 05/30/2019

French Open 2019: Federer, Nadal progress against little known German pair Oscar Otte and Yannick Maden might not have won against Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at the French Open but the German pair who went through qualifying won't soon forget Wednesday....
02:51, 05/30/2019

French Open glance: Serena vs. qualifier; Osaka vs. Azarenka A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka meets Victoria Azaranka in a second-round matchup between the current No. 1 in women's tennis and a former No. 1        ...
01:00, 05/30/2019

'Super old' Federer to face ex-contemporary's son at French Roger Federer's next opponent at the French Open is the son of someone who was in the field the first time Federer entered the tournament back in 1999        ...
22:34, 05/29/2019

The Latest: Dimitrov outlasts Cilic in 5-set marathon The Latest from the French Open: Grigor Dimitrov outlasts 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic in a 6-7 (3), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-3 marathon that went nearly 4 ½ hours _ the longest match so far at this year's tournament        ...
21:34, 05/29/2019

The Latest: Nadal reaches 3rd round at French Open Rafael Nadal reaches third round at French Open with 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over German qualifier Yannick Maden        ...
16:00, 05/29/2019

French Open: Michael Chang recalls underarm serve memories Nick Kyrgios appeared to sparked more underhand serves in tennis recently but 30 years ago at the French Open, Michael Chang hit probably the most famous -- and important -- underhand serve in tennis history....
13:00, 05/29/2019

French Open glance: Federer, Nadal face qualifiers on Day 4 A quick look at the French Open: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal face German qualifiers ranked outside the top 100 in the second round        ...
02:17, 05/29/2019

Naomi Osaka avoids French Open upset; Simona Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before rallying; Simona Halep needed three sets to win.        ...
02:17, 05/29/2019

1, not done: Osaka avoids French Open upset; Azarenka next Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before coming back to win        ...
21:00, 05/28/2019

Old timer's day: Karlovic, Bryan bros. in wins for the ages At age 40 with 2 kids keeping him busy at home, midnight gym sessions were the key to Ivo Karlovic's French Open preparations        ...
21:00, 05/28/2019

Naomi Osaka escapes after French Open scare Naomi Osaka, the world No. 1, was on the brink of exiting the French Open at the first hurdle before rallying past 90th-ranked Anna Karolina Schmiedlova in three sets....
19:34, 05/28/2019

French Open glance: Osaka takes 14-match Slam run to Paris A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka's bid for a third consecutive Grand Slam title finally gets started on Day 3 of the French Open        ...
06:34, 05/28/2019

What's it like to play Nadal at French Open? 'Rough' What's it like to play Rafael Nadal at French Open? 'It's rough,' says Yannick Hanfmann of Germany        ...
22:00, 05/27/2019

Serena Williams debuts zebra-striped outfit in bold fashion statement at French Open One year after her French Open catsuit stirred up controversy, Serena Williams was back at Rowland Garros Monday making another bold fashion statement.        ...
22:00, 05/27/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws In a performance emblematic of a difficult season, Wozniacki fell Monday in the first round to Veronika Kudermetova. Kvitova pulled out because of an injured left forearm....
18:51, 05/27/2019

Zverev saves 2 match points, beats Jarry to win Geneva title Alexander Zverev saved two match points after waiting out two long rain delays to win his first title this season, beating Nicolas Jarry 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (8) in the Geneva Open final        ...
03:17, 05/26/2019

Paire beats Canadian teen Auger-Aliassime in Lyon Open final French veteran Benoit Paire denied Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime his first ATP title with a 6-4, 6-3 victory in the Lyon Open final        ...
20:34, 05/25/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: What to watch, from Osaka to Roger's return French Open storylines: Osaka's bid for 3rd straight Slam, Federer's return, Williams' health        ...
20:34, 05/25/2019

Top-seeded Zverev to face Jarry in Geneva Open final Alexander Zverev will seek his first title this season against 75th-ranked Nicolas Jarry in the Geneva Open final on Saturday        ...
02:17, 05/25/2019

Putintseva to play Zidansek in Nuremberg Cup final Top-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan will face Slovenia's Tamara Zidansek in the Nuremberg Cup final on Saturday        ...
19:51, 05/24/2019

Federer relishes French Open return after 3-year absence Roger Federer is looking forward to returning to the French Open on Sunday after a three-year absence        ...
19:51, 05/24/2019

Unfamiliar, but nice: Halep back in Paris to defend title Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion        ...
15:00, 05/24/2019

The Stresses of Playing on the French Open‘s Clay Courts European red clay courts demand peak physical conditioning, the dexterity to slide across the baseline and the perseverance to sustain 30-stroke points....
07:51, 05/24/2019

The French Open Spruces Up, and Shows Players the Money In an attempt to better compete with other Grand Slam tournaments, the French Open is renovating and reaching out to young fans, and has increased the prizes....
07:51, 05/24/2019

Daniil Medvedev Looks to Come Back at the French Open His clay season has been mixed. He reached the semifinals in Monte Carlo and the finals in Barcelona, but lost his opening matches in Madrid and Rome....
07:51, 05/24/2019

French Open: Players to Watch For the men, keep your eyes on Stefanos Tsitsipas, Guido Pella and Felix Auger-Aliassime. For the women, it’s Kiki Bertens, Belinda Bencic and Anett Kontaveit....
07:51, 05/24/2019

Rankings change to help tennis pros at lower, junior levels Tennis players at the lower and junior levels will have an easier opportunity to move up to the main tours under a new system that makes rankings points available at their tournaments        ...
07:17, 05/24/2019

Top-seeded Zverev advances to Geneva Open semifinals Top-seeded Alexander Zverev advanced to the Geneva Open semifinals beating Hugo Dellien 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 on Thursday        ...
01:51, 05/24/2019

Putintseva beats Friedsam after 3-hour match in Nuremberg Top-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan edged Germany's Anna-Lena Friedsam 7-5, 6-7(5), 7-6(2) in their Nuremberg Cup quarterfinal in the longest match of the season so far on Thursday        ...
20:51, 05/23/2019

Garcia earns 2 wins to reach Strasbourg quarterfinals Fourth-seeded Caroline Garcia claimed two wins on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament        ...
12:17, 05/23/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2019 French Open, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka and defending champion Simona Halep        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

Putintseva, Brengle reach Nuremberg Cup quarterfinals Top-seeded Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan beat Germany's Mona Barthel 7-6 (8), 6-1 to book her place in the Nuremberg Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: Nadal eyes 12th; Djokovic, Federer 2nd each The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at the 2019 French Open, including top-ranked Novak Djokovic, 11-time champion Rafael Nadal and 2009 champ Roger Federer        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

Teenager Auger-Aliassime reaches 3rd round in Lyon Up and coming Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada advanced to the third round of the Lyon Open clay-court tournament with a 7-6 (3), 7-5 over John Millman on Tuesday        ...
12:51, 05/22/2019

Petkovic progresses at rain-soaked Nuremberg Cup Rain again played havoc with play on the third day of the Nuremberg Cup, with home favorite Andrea Petkovic among just four players to progress from a packed first-round schedule on Wednesday        ...
20:00, 05/21/2019

Wild-card entry Tipsarevic advances at Geneva Open Former top-10 player Janko Tipsarevic used his wild-card entry to beat Peter Gojowczyk of Germany 7-5, 7-5 in the Geneva Open first round        ...
16:00, 05/21/2019

Mona Barthel progresses as rain disrupts Nuremberg Cup Rain disrupted play at the Nuremberg Cup on Monday, with Mona Barthel the only player to progress on the second day        ...
00:17, 05/21/2019

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 after more than two hours of intense battle....
21:17, 05/19/2019

Nadal gets his revenge over Tsitsipas; Djokovic up next After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final        ...
03:17, 05/19/2019

Colombia's ex-Davis Cup captain suspended for taking payoffs Colombia's former Davis Cup captain Miguel Tobon has been suspended for a year and fined $20,000 by the Tennis Integrity Unit for accepting payoffs in return for tournament wild card entries in 2017        ...
21:17, 05/18/2019

Nadal, Djokovic advance; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
17:17, 05/18/2019

Konta beats Bertens to reach Italian Open semifinals Johanna Konta rallied past sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career        ...
17:17, 05/18/2019

John Isner out of US clay championship with injured foot No. 1 seed John Isner won't participate in the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship because of an injured foot        ...
23:51, 05/17/2019

Nadal reaches Rome semis; Federer and Osaka withdraw injured Rafael Nadal is looking more and more like his dominating self with each match he plays on clay this week        ...
17:17, 05/17/2019

Man who stabbed Petra Kvitova gets 8-year prison term A court in the Czech Republic convicted a man of knifing two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in her home and sentenced him to eight years in prison        ...
13:17, 05/17/2019

Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury Top-ranked Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from her quarterfinal match at the Italian Open on Friday due to a right hand injury        ...
13:17, 05/17/2019

Federer wins 101st title, beating Isner in Miami Open final Roger Federer became tennis' first repeat champion of 2019 when he won his 101st career title by beating defending champion John Isner in the Miami Open final in straight sets        ...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Andy Murray receives knighthood from Prince Charles Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray received his knighthood from Prince Charles on Thursday, more than two years after he was awarded the honor by Queen Elizabeth II        ...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Angelique Kerber tells Bianca Andreescu she's a 'drama queen' after loss Indian Wells champion Bianca Andreescu beat Angelique Kerber for the second time in a week, and the result left hard feelings.        ...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Novak Djokovic crushes Rafael Nadal in straight sets for Australian Open title In a near perfect showing, Novak Djokovic captured a record seventh Australian Open title by dismantling Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.        ...
16:51, 05/16/2019

Kyrgios throws chair onto court and walks off during match Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay during his second-round match against Norwegian qualifier Casper Ruud at the Italian Open        ...
16:51, 05/16/2019

Rafael Nadal schools 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas in Australian Open semifinals Rafael Nadal, 32, showed 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas why he is a 17-time Grand Slam champion, making it look easy in Australian Open semifinals.        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Australian Open: Naomi Osaka rallies as Petra Kvitova gets emotional talking about attack Naomi Osaka backs up her US Open title by capturing the Australian Open and the No. 1 ranking with a big win against Petra Kvitova.        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Nadal keeps heavy Australian loss to Djokovic in perspective Lesser experienced players than Rafael Nadal have felt destroyed by the kind of defeat Novak Djokovic inflicted on him in the Australian Open final, but that's now how the 17-time major winner thinks.        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Andy Murray upbeat after hip surgery, hopes to play tennis again Andy Murray says he is pain-free after hip surgery but likely won't play at Wimbledon as his surgeons "couldn't give me any guarantees."        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Roger Federer still finds joy in tennis life amid record-breaking success Into the 21st year of his storied career, Roger Federer remains dedicated to playing tennis and continuing to rewrite tennis history books.        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Djokovic upset in 4th round at Miami Open Top seed Novak Djokovic was upset by Roberto Bautista Agut 1-6, 7-5, 6-3 in the fourth round of the Miami Open. The world No. 1 was looking to win his 850th match but fell short.        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Former Texas men's tennis coach pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Federal authorities said Monday that Michael Center will plead guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.        ...
13:51, 05/16/2019

Was Serena Williams right or wrong? Three former tennis umpires explain Serena Williams and Carlos Ramos have been at the center of an ongoing debate since Ramos handed her three code violations in the US Open women's final.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Australian Open champ Caroline Wozniacki diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis Caroline Wozniacki, WTA's No. 3-ranked player, says rheumatoid arthritis is causing fatigue and joint pain, but she hopes to continue career.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Tennis star Venus Williams settles lawsuit over fatal crash Court records show tennis star Venus Williams has settled a wrongful death lawsuit related to a 2017 fatal car crash in Florida.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Tennis broadcaster Justin Gimelstob accused of assault in LA Tennis broadcaster and coach Justin Gimelstob faces a felony assault charge following his Halloween night arrest for allegedly attacking a former friend in Los Angeles        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Daughter's celebrity doll 'Qai Qai' holds special place in Serena Williams' family Serena Williams' daughter's doll has become a minor celebrity in the tennis world, but it also holds special meaning for the star as a mom.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Simona Halep on facing Serena Williams next: She's best player in the world but I'm No. 1 No. 1 seed Simona Halep says despite her record against Serena Williams, she'll go into their Australian Open match with different attitude.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Serena Williams takes down No. 1 Simona Halep, reaches Australian Open quarterfinals Serena Williams fights to a 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 fourth-round win against top-ranked Simona Halep at the Australian Open.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Serena's coach Patrick Mouratoglou didn't worry about his job security after US Open Patrick Mouratoglou says Serena Williams is "incredibly loyal," another reason he didn't worry about getting fired.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Opinion: Serena Williams doesn't need to pass Margaret Court to be Slam queen Serena Williams is still short of the career Grand Slam record and running out of time. But Margaret Court's 24 majors are not what they seem.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

No. 1 Osaka splits with coach 2 weeks after 2nd major title Naomi Osaka splits with coach Sascha Bajin a little more than 2 weeks after winning Australian Open for 2nd consecutive Grand Slam title        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

No. 1 Naomi Osaka loses 1st match since splitting from coach Naomi Osaka lost her first match since moving up to No. 1 in the WTA rankings _ and first since splitting from her coach        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Roger Federer digs into tennis triumphs, big rivalries and future retirement plans The tennis star discusses important achievements, biggest rivalries and what he'll do when he eventually retires.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Serena Williams withdraws from Miami Open, citing a left knee injury Serena Williams withdraws from the Miami Open, blaming a left knee injury. She retired from a match two weeks ago because of a viral illness.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

American Keys overpowers Wozniacki to win Volvo Car Open American Madison Keys overpowers former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki 7-6 (5), 6-3 to win Volvo Car Open in Charleston        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
20:00, 05/14/2019

U.S. tennis pro Nicole Gibbs will miss French Open after surgery for salivary gland cancer U.S. tennis player Nicole Gibbs to miss French Open because of surgery for salivary gland cancer, but she hopes to return for Wimbledon qualifying.        ...
05:17, 05/14/2019

Serena, Venus set to face off on European clay for first time in nearly 17 years The Williams sisters' last match on red clay came in the 2002 French Open final won by Serena.        ...
05:17, 05/14/2019

Serena Williams wins clay opener; sister Venus next in Rome Serena Williams opened her clay-court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
21:17, 05/13/2019

Serena Williams opens clay season with routine win in Rome Serena Williams opened her clay-court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
16:34, 05/13/2019

In Paris, Tommy Paul of US will seek Slam success like pals When Tommy Paul heads to Paris for his first main-draw appearance at the French Open, he'll be hoping to turn in the kind of performance his pals and countrymen Frances Tiafoe, Taylor Fritz and Reilly Opelka produced at the Australian Open        ...
09:34, 05/13/2019

Local 17-year-old wild card beats US veteran Johnson in Rome Local teenager Jannik Sinner rallies to beat American veteran Steve Johnson 1-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
21:00, 05/12/2019

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump 'naturally' Rafael Nadal is enduring an unusual slump on clay but says he is not too concerned with the streak of disappointing results on his favorite surface        ...
15:17, 05/12/2019

Nadal loses to Tsitsipas in Madrid as clay slump continues Rafael Nadal's slump on clay continued with a 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 loss to ninth-ranked Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semifinals of the Madrid Open on Saturday        ...
15:17, 05/12/2019

Madrid Open: Djokovic in final, Bertens wins women's title Novak Djokovic defeated Dominic Thiem in straight sets to reach the Madrid Open final for the third time        ...
22:34, 05/11/2019

Federer loses to Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer wastes two match points, loses in three sets to Dominic Thiem in Madrid Open quarterfinals        ...
02:00, 05/11/2019

Roger Federer clinches 1,200th career win at Madrid Open Back on clay and back winning matches, Roger Federer has reached yet another landmark: a 1,200th career victory more than two decades after his first professional win....
15:34, 05/10/2019

Federer outlasts Monfils to reach Madrid Open quarterfinals Roger Federer has reached the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open after saving two match points in a three-set win over a gritty Gael Monfils        ...
21:51, 05/09/2019

Nadal overcomes stomach virus to advance in Madrid Open Rafael Nadal has reached the third round of the Madrid Open with a two-set win over Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime        ...
21:51, 05/08/2019

Djokovic sounds open to Gimelstob regaining role in tennis Top-ranked Novak Djokovic sounds open to Justin Gimelstob's eventual return to influential role in tennis following his recent resignation from ATP board of directors        ...
05:51, 05/07/2019

Tsitsipas breaks through on clay to win Estoril Open Top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece defeated Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 7-6 (4) in the Estoril Open final to claim his first clay-court title on Sunday        ...
01:51, 05/06/2019

Osaka wins Madrid opener, Muguruza loses in 1st round Naomi Osaka won her opening match at the Madrid Open, Caroline Wozniacki withdrew due to injury and Garbine Muguruza was upset by Petra Martic in straight sets on Sunday        ...
01:51, 05/06/2019

Tsitsipas to face Cuevas in Estoril Open final Top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas has defeated David Goffin in three sets to reach the Estoril Open final        ...
12:51, 05/05/2019

Nadal confident arriving in Madrid despite disappointing run Rafael Nadal confident arriving at Madrid Open despite disappointing run to start clay-court season        ...
12:51, 05/05/2019

Chile's Garin upsets Cecchinato to reach Munich Open final Chilean outsider Cristian Garin extended his remarkable run at the Munich Open by reaching the final after beating third-seeded Marco Cecchinato in straight sets        ...
01:17, 05/05/2019

Egyptian tennis player Taweel found guilty of match-fixing A low-ranked Egyptian tennis player has been found guilty of three charges related to match-fixing after an investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit        ...
15:00, 05/04/2019

Teichmann wins Prague Open for 1st WTA title Swiss qualifier Jil Teichmann rallied in the decisive set to defeat Karolina Muchova 7-6 (5), 3-6, 6-4 in the Prague Open final on Saturday for her first WTA title        ...
15:00, 05/04/2019

Garin stuns Zverev in Munich to claim 1st top-10 win Cristian Garin saved two match points before stunning two-time defending champion Alexander Zverev 6-4, 5-7, 7-5 in the quarterfinals of the Munich Open to claim his first top-10 win.        ...
21:17, 05/03/2019

Tommy Paul earns USTA's wild-card entry for French Open Tommy Paul earned his first berth in the main draw at the French Open by winning the U.S. Tennis Association's wild-card challenge        ...
17:51, 05/03/2019

'Political chaos' envelopes tennis as French Open approaches Three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka says there has been a 'worrying decline in moral standards' in tennis as 'politics have overshadowed the action on the courts'        ...
17:51, 05/03/2019

Kohlschreiber upsets Khachanov at Munich Open, Kudla beaten Former champion Philipp Kohlschreiber held on to upset the second-seeded Karen Khachanov 7-6 (6), 6-4 and reach the quarterfinals of the Munich Open on Thursday        ...
00:51, 05/03/2019

Sharapova withdraws from Rome with lingering shoulder injury Three-time champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the upcoming Italian Open as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury        ...
23:17, 05/02/2019

Whistleblower gets support weeks after saying he was "used" Marco Trungelliti has received support from the Tennis Integrity Unit more than two weeks after he complained that he'd been used after acting as a witness in the prosecution of three fellow Argentinian players who received bans        ...
23:17, 05/02/2019

Pera beats Wang to reach Prague Open semis Bernarda Pera reached her second WTA semifinals by upsetting third-seeded Qiang Wang 6-0, 6-7(5), 6-3 at the quarterfinals of the Prague Open on Thursday        ...
23:17, 05/02/2019

2017 U.S. Open winner Sloane Stephens and U.S. soccer star Jozy Altidore are engaged 2017 U.S. Open tennis champion Sloane Stephens and U.S. soccer player Jozy Altidore are engaged. The couple announced the news Monday on Twitter.        ...
02:34, 04/30/2019

Daniel, Fucsovics progress from rainy 1st day of Munich Open Rain ended play early on the first day of the Munich Open with just Taro Daniel and the eighth-seeded Marton Fucsovics booking their places in the second round        ...
21:34, 04/29/2019

Kvitova beats Kontaveit for 2nd title this year Third-seeded Petra Kvitova beat No. 8 Anett Kontaveit 6-3, 7-6 (2) to win the Porsche Grand Prix final on Sunday        ...
02:17, 04/29/2019

Martina Navratilova criticized over 'transphobic' comments Tennis great Martina Navratilova has been criticized after claiming it is a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to compete in women's sport....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Navratilova dropped by LGBT group over trans athletes row An LGBT group has cut ties with tennis great Martina Navratilova after she said it was a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to compete in women's sport....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Djere dedicates 1st ATP title to his late parents Laslo Djere entered the Rio Open as an unheralded 23-year-old from Serbia. He left with his first ATP Tour title -- and his victory speech likely had many looking for tissues....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Roger Federer reaches century of career titles Roger Federer claimed the 100th title of his remarkable career with a straight sets victory over Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Dubai title Saturday for the eighth time....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Tennis' most successful family affair Venus and Serena Williams have won a combined 29 grand slam singles titles but their beginnings were humble, as their father Richard Williams told CNN....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Jack Sock's tennis sock challenge Jack Sock - winner of the 2017 Paris Masters - is living the dream. But can he live up to his name? Can Sock guess the tennis player from their socks?...
00:17, 04/29/2019

Chris Evert: Tennis stars under more pressure Former world No. 1 Chris Evert tells CNN that today's tennis stars are under more pressure, due to money and the media, to perform compared with her day....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Roger Federer ponders eventual retirement plans When will Roger Federer retire? It is a question that tennis' all-time great has been asked in recent years, especially after he suffered a freak knee injury in 2016 and moved into his mid and now late 30s....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Meet tennis' record unluckiest loser He had an excellent career but Julien Benneteau retired this year having lost a record 10 tennis finals. Still there is, according to the Frenchman, no 'emptiness.'...
00:17, 04/29/2019

Federer's tears for former coach: 'Never broke down like this' As Roger Federer prepares to defend his Australian Open title, an emotional interview with CNN Sport reveals just how much the Swiss continues to mourn the loss of Australian Peter Carter....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Svitolina wants to inspire Ukrainians during 'very tough' times Ukrainians haven't had much to cheer about in recent years. There has been conflict, misery, uncertainty. But as one of the country's most successful sports stars, Elina Svitolina hopes she can provide some joy during the bleakest of times....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Osaka beats Kvitova at Australian Open to win second straight major Japan's Naomi Osaka won her second straight grand slam title Saturday, beating Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic 7-6 (7-2) 5-7 6-4 at the Australian Open....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Andy Murray ends GB's 77-year wait for men's Wimbledon champion Andy Murray wins Wimbledon in 2013 to become the first British male winner since Fred Perry in 1936. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Serena Williams beats sister Venus for second Wimbledon title Serena Williams on beating sister Venus to clinch her second straight Wimbledon title in 2003. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Li Na becomes Asia's first grand slam champion China's Li Na wins the 2011 French Open to become the first Asian player to win a grand slam. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
00:17, 04/29/2019

The comeback of Novak Djokovic 15-time grand slam winner Novak Djokovic was on top of the world at the beginning of 2016 when injury caused a slam drought that went nearly two years....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Martina Navratilova apologizes for transgender 'cheating' comments Martina Navratilova may have apologized for using the term "cheating" when describing transgender athletes but the issue received further attention over the weekend with former UK Olympic swimmer Sharron Davies saying trans women had unfair physical advantages....
00:17, 04/29/2019

'Tennis gave me the ability to be somebody': The trailblazer who defied depression, bipolar and abuse That Julie Heldman feels well enough within herself even to attend the Indian Wells Masters next week should be seen as sufficient victory for one of women's tennis' original pioneers....
00:17, 04/29/2019

'You got nothing else to do on a Sunday night?' Kyrgios taunts fan after being heckled Nick Kyrgios is no stranger to sparking drama and controversy on the tennis court, and on Sunday it was a verbal spat with a heckling fan that animated the Australian at the Miami Open....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Belinda Bencic Is Bouncing Back, Forcefully After being sidetracked by injury, Bencic, 22, has become one of the more feared players in tennis lately. She beat Karolina Pliskova on Thursday for her sixth win over a top-10 opponent in a month....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Trying to Change Pro Tennis One Signature at a Time Maria Patrascu, never ranked higher than 600th, has emerged as the spokeswoman for those angry about rules designed to slash the number of pro tennis players....
20:51, 04/28/2019

At Indian Wells, It’ll Be Federer vs. Nadal for the 39th Time. Maybe. With straight-set wins on Friday, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal set up a meeting in a BNP Paribas Open semifinal on Saturday. But Nadal’s right knee may not cooperate....
20:51, 04/28/2019

On Tennis: Bianca Andreescu Is Rising in the Tennis Rankings Ahead of Schedule The 18-year-old surprise finalist at Indian Wells is part of a new wave of gifted Canadian teenagers with immigrant families and potential Grand Slam titles in their future....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Bianca Andreescu Completes a Stunning Run to the Indian Wells Title The 18-year-old Canadian, ranked 60th, is the youngest player to win the tournament since Serena Williams in 1999. Dominic Thiem beat Roger Federer for the men’s title....
20:51, 04/28/2019

The Osakas’ Brief Sister Act at the Miami Open Mari Osaka, ranked 338th, is the big sister of Naomi, and she got a wild-card entry, playing her first WTA main draw match on Thursday. She acquitted herself well in a 6-2, 6-4 loss....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Acknowledging Distractions, Novak Djokovic Loses at Miami Open Seemingly on a roll after winning the Australian Open, Djokovic, who has been embroiled in a back-room ATP imbroglio, stumbled for the second time in two weeks....
20:51, 04/28/2019

On Tennis: At the Miami Open, It’s Ashleigh Barty’s Turn for a Title The Australian beat Karolina Pliskova for her most significant victory, showing the promise of many more. She also became the 14th different WTA champion this year in 14 events....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Roger Federer’s 101 Titles: By the Numbers With a win over John Isner in Sunday's Miami Open final, Roger Federer now has 101 titles. He is eight short of matching Jimmy Connors for the most in the open era....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Winning Tennis Titles Again, Bob Bryan Is Inspiring Athletes With Hip Injuries Last spring, Bryan thought his career was over. But after an operation on his right hip, he has reunited with his twin brother on the tennis court and resumed winning doubles championships....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Where Have All the American Tennis Tournaments Gone? The decline in the number of tournaments in the U.S. corresponds with the decline in the number of highly ranked Americans and the growth of tennis in Europe and Asia....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Justin Gimelstob Pleads No Contest in Battery Case Gimelstob, the tennis commentator, coach and ATP board member, was sentenced to three years’ probation and 60 days of community service after a felony charge was reduced to a misdemeanor....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Ruud, Garin advance to US Men's Clay Court final Trying to become the first Norwegian champion in ATP World Tour history, Casper Ruud beat qualifier Daniel Elahi Galan of Colombia 7-5, 6-2 to reach the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Hercog beats Swiatek in Lugano final, end 7-year title wait Polona Hercog won her first title since 2012, beating 17-year-old Iga Swiatek 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 in a rain-delayed Samsung Open final on Sunday        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Djokovic eyes French Open final against Nadal as clay begins As Novak Djokovic begins his preparations for a fourth straight Grand Slam title, he likes to imagine beating Rafael Nadal in the French Open final        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Christian Garin wins US Men's Clay Court Championship Christian Garin of Chile won the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship for his first ATP World Tour title, beating Casper Ruud of Norway 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-3        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

King of clay Nadal unsure how Monte Carlo return will go Rafael Nadal is unsure how his latest injury return will go this week even though it will be on the clay-court king's favorite surface        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Shapovalov's clay-court campaign begins with 1st-round loss Denis Shapovalov's clay-court campaign got off to a poor start when he lost 5-7, 6-3, 6-1 to Jan-Lennard Struff in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Djokovic labors into Monte Carlo 3rd round with scrappy win Two-time champion Novak Djokovic labored into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with a scrappy 6-3, 4-6, 6-1 win against Philipp Kohlschreiber on Tuesday        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019