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Nadal and Federer win in straight sets at Shanghai Masters
Rafael Nadal lost only four points on serve Wednesday in a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Jared Donaldson in the second round of the Shanghai Masters.
Del Potro advances to 2nd round at Shanghai Masters
Juan Martin del Potro needed all three sets to reach the second round at the Shanghai Masters, beating Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 on Monday.
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal advances to semifinals at China Open
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal moved into the semifinals of the China Open by beating sixth-seeded John Isner 6-4, 7-6 (0) on Friday.
Sharapova loses to Rybarikova at Kremlin Cup
Maria Sharapova was beaten by Magdalena Rybarikova 7-6 (3), 6-4 in the first round of the Kremlin Cup on Tuesday, ending her bid for a second title in two weeks.
Maria Sharapova wins her 1st title since doping ban
Maria Sharapova won her first WTA title since returning from a doping ban after defeating Aryna Sabalenka to win the Tianjin Open on Sunday.
Federer beats Nadal to win Shanghai Masters title
SHANGHAI (AP) Roger Federer extended his winning streak over Rafael Nadal this year to four matches after beating the top-ranked Spaniard 6-4, 6-3 to win the Shanghai Masters on Sunday. The Swiss 19-time...
Nadal, Federer advance to Shanghai final for 38th encounter
SHANGHAI — Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will face each for the 38th time after advancing Saturday to the Shanghai Masters final. Top-seeded Nadal defeated Marin Cilic of Croatia 7-5, 7-6 (3) in the...
Del Potro goes for scan after wrist hurt in fall in Shanghai
Juan Martin del Potro headed to a hospital for a scan on his left wrist after a nasty fall while winning his quarterfinal at the Shanghai Masters on Friday.
Del Potro tops Zverev to secure Shanghai quarterfinal
Juan Martin del Potro advanced to the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals by overcoming third-seeded Alexander Zverev 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 on Thursday.
Nadal, Federer cruise into Shanghai Masters quarterfinals
Rafael Nadal won his 14th consecutive match to reach the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals, beating Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday.
Kyrgios walks out on match after losing 1st-set tiebreaker
A year after being fined for "tanking" a match at the Shanghai Masters, Nick Kyrgios quit another one altogether.
Nadal wins 6th title of year in Beijing; Garcia beats Halep
Rafael Nadal beat Nick Kyrgios of Australia 6-2, 6-1 Sunday in the China Open final to win his sixth ATP title of the year, and Caroline Garcia defeated soon-to-be-No. 1 Simona Halep 6-4, 7-6 (3) in the...
Simona Halep secures top ranking, Nadal vs Kyrgios in Beijing final
Simona Halep will take over the top ranking after reaching the China Open final on Saturday, and Rafael Nadal will play Nick Kyrgios for the men’s title. Halep beat French Open champion Jelena...
Rafael Nadal advances to quarterfinals of China Open
Rafael Nadal earned his season-leading 58th victory on Thursday by beating Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of the China Open.
Roger Federer back for Switzerland at Hopman Cup team event
PERTH, Australia (AP) Roger Federer will return to partner Belinda Bencic for Switzerland at the Hopman Cup, while Japan will make its first appearance in 16 years at the international mixed team event....
Nadal saves 2 match points, advances at China Open
Rafael Nadal needed to save two match points before advancing to the second round at the China Open.
Cilic advances to second round of Japan Open
Top-seeded Marin Cilic advanced to the second round of the Japan Open by defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Nadal credits passion and overcoming injuries for success
Passion, and overcoming injuries, are the key to Rafael Nadal's recent success.
Bondarenko wins Tashkent for 1st singles title in 9 years
TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (AP) Kateryna Bondarenko won her first WTA singles title in nine years Saturday after beating Timea Babos of Hungary 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the Tashkent Open. The 31-year-old...
Garcia wins Wuhan Open for first title of year
Unseeded Caroline Garcia of France won her first title of the year, beating Ashleigh Barty in the Wuhan Open final.
Barty KOs Ostapenko to meet Garcia in Wuhan Open final
Ashleigh Barty of Australia reached her biggest WTA final when she beat French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-0 at the Wuhan Open on Friday.
Ostapenko downs Muguruza to reach Wuhan semis
French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko beat Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza in the Wuhan Open quarterfinals.
Kasatkina upsets Halep at Wuhan Open
No. 2 Simona Halep lost her opening match at the Wuhan Open to Daria Kasatkina in straight sets on Tuesday.
Andre Agassi to remain Novak Djokovic’s coach in 2018
Novak Djokovic's team says Andre Agassi will remain his coach in 2018.
US Open finalists knocked out in 1st round at Wuhan Open
U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens and runner-up Madison Keys were knocked out of the Wuhan Open in the first round on Monday.
Wozniacki beats Pavlyuchenkova for Pan Pacific title
Caroline Wozniacki overwhelmed Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova to retain her Pan Pacific Open title.
Federer beats Kyrgios as Europe wins first Laver Cup
Roger Federer rallied to beat Nick Kyrgios to clinch the new Laver Cup tournament for Europe.
Wozniacki upsets Muguruza to reach Pan Pacific Open final
Defending champion Caroline Wozniacki upset top-ranked Garbine Muguruza to advance to the Pan Pacific Open final.
Fognini, Dzumhur meet in St. Petersburg Open final
Fabio Fognini will play for his second ATP title of the year and Damir Dzumhur for the first of his career in the final of the St. Petersburg Open.
Muguruza advances to Pan Pacific semis
Garbine Muguruza advanced to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open by beating Caroline Garcia.
Goffin falls to Paire at Moselle Open
French player Benoit Paire came out on top of a tight battle with David Goffin to reach the semifinals of the Moselle Open.
Judge briefly closes courtroom in Ex-tennis star case
A New York judge hearing a disciplinary case against a police officer who wrongly arrested tennis star James Blake temporarily sealed the courtroom.
Ex tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest
By former pro tennis star James Blake's account, the man approaching him in 2015 outside his hotel caused no alarm because he looked like an old high school buddy.
Line judges? No need. ATP to test all-electronic line calls
There won't be anyone for players to argue calls with at this tennis tournament: They're getting rid of the line judges entirely.
Belgium sets up Davis Cup final against France
David Goffin and Steve Darcis won their reverse singles matches, as Belgium beat Australia to set up a Davis Cup title match with France.
Davis Cup: France wins doubles, leads Serbia 2-1 in semis
Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert beat Filip Krajinovic and Nenad Zimonjic to give France a 2-1 lead over Serbia in the Davis Cup semifinals.
Tsonga level for France in Davis Cup semifinals
France and Serbia are leveled at 1-1 in their Davis Cup semifinal after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga dispatched 22-year-old debutant Laslo Djere in straight sets on Friday following Lucas Pouille's shock defeat in...
Martinez fired from Spain’s Fed Cup and Davis Cup teams
The Spanish Tennis Federation says Conchita Martinez has been fired as the Fed Cup and Davis Cup captain.
Fendrich on Tennis: Nadal, Federer back at the top in 2017
Who would have guessed at the start of 2017 that Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer would divvy up the year's four Grand Slam titles?
US Open: Nadal-Anderson seems a mismatch, but upsets happen
U.S. Open finalists Rafael Nadal and Kevin Anderson are both professional tennis players who were born in 1986. Not much else in common.
Keys, Stephens in 1st all-American US Open final in 15 years
Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens are set to meet in the first all-American final at the U.S. Open since the Williams sisters played each other for the title in 2002.
Go On the Road at the U.S. Open
Tennis fans from around the world flock to the U.S. Open and enjoy some of the best tennis has to offer.
Keys routs Vandeweghe to reach U.S. Open final
NEW YORK — Madison Keys dominated CoCo Vandeweghe 6-1, 6-2 to reach her first Grand Slam final. The No. 15 seed will face unseeded Sloane Stephens on Saturday in the first U.S. Open final between...
Keys completes U.S. sweep at U.S. Open
Madison Keys completed the clean sweep for American women, giving the U.S. all four semifinal spots for the first time in 36 years.
Vandeweghe reaches first U.S. Open semifinal
CoCo Vandeweghe eliminated top-seeded Karolina Pliskova to reach the U.S. Open semifinals.
Stephens reaches first Grand Slam semifinal in four years
Sloane Stephens reached her first Grand Slam semifinal since 2013 by beating Anastasija Sevastova at the U.S. Open.
No. 1 Nadal crushes Dolgopolov, returns to US Open quarters
Rafael Nadal easily returned to the U.S. Open quarterfinals for the first time in four years by routing Alexandr Dolgopolov on Monday.
Maria Sharapova loses in the fourth round of US Open
NEW YORK — Maybe this was just one three-setter too many for Maria Sharapova. Sharapova tried a bit of everything, even resorting to switching over her racket to hit a few lefty shots. Still, the five-time...
Venus talked with Serena before birth of child
Venus Williams talks about how she talks with Serena Williams before every match, including Friday when Serena gave birth to her first child.
Venus pleased with her game in 2017
Venus Williams discusses her third round win over Maria Sakkari at the U.S. Open and her overall play this year.
Federer comes back to edge Youzhny for 2nd 5-set U.S. Open win
NEW YORK (AP) — Given that Roger Federer entered Thursday with a 16-0 career record against his opponent, Mikhail Youzhny, and a 16-0 mark in the U.S. Open’s second round, one might have thought...
Sharapova wins another 3-setter to reach US Open’s 3rd round
No one, not even Maria Sharapova herself, knew quite what to expect from her return to Grand Slam tennis at the U.S. Open.
Sharapova to US Open’s 3rd round with 3-set win
Maria Sharapova used 12 aces to help overcome a shaky start and reach the U.S. Open's third round.
Federer overcomes slow start, late lapse; edges teen at Open
Roger Federer already has dropped two more sets at the U.S. Open than he did during his entire two weeks en route to the title at Wimbledon.
Defending women’s champ Kerber out in 1st round at US Open
Angelique Kerber is gone from the U.S. Open, the first defending champion eliminated in the first round in 12 years.
Sharapova downs Halep in return to U.S. Open
Maria Sharapova made an impressive return to Grand Slam tennis, beating No. 2-seeded Simona Halep.
Venus Williams improves to 19-0 in Open’s 1st Rd
Venus Williams shook off a mid-match lapse to improve to 19-0 in the U.S. Open's first round and stay in the hunt for the No. 1 ranking.
U.S. Open betting preview: Federer leads Nadal atop men’s odds for tournament
The price on Roger Federer is rising even as his high-profile peers keep dropping out of the U.S. Open. Federer, who took last week off to rest a stiff back in hope of giving himself a shot at going 3-for-3...
Gavrilova upsets Cibulkova in New Haven for first WTA title
Australian Daria Gavrilova doesn't hide her emotions on the tennis court - and she put them on full display Saturday in winning her first WTA tournament title.
Andy Murray out of U.S. Open with hip injury
Andy Murray pulled out of the U.S. Open because of a hip injury just two days before the start of the year's last Grand Slam tournament.
Sharapova to face No. 2 Simona Halep in 1st round of U.S. Open
Maria Sharapova's first Grand Slam match in more than 1+ years will come against No. 2-seeded Simona Halep at the U.S. Open.
McEnroe offers tennis tryouts in Harlem, thoughts on US Open
John McEnroe showed his softer side while searching for the next Serena Williams or James Blake during tryouts for his tennis academy.
2016 Wimbledon finalist Raonic pulls out of US Open
Milos Raonic has become the latest top tennis player to pull out of the U.S. Open, saying he had a procedure on his left wrist.
Boris Becker to head men’s tennis for German federation
Boris Becker has been hired for the new position of head of men's tennis by the German tennis federation.
Top-seeded Radwanska gets past Bouchard at Connecticut Open
Agnieszka Radwanska survived a comeback bid from Eugenie Bouchard to advance to the quarterfinals of the Connecticut Open.
Azarenka withdraws from U.S. Open amid child custody dispute
NEW YORK — Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka withdrew from the U.S. Open on Monday because she was unable to resolve a custody dispute with her infant son’s father. The 28-year-old star...
Wimbledon champ Muguruza beats Halep for Cincy title
Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza added another trophy in her breakthrough summer, beating Simona Halep on Sunday for her first Western & Southern Open title.
Muguruza upsets No. 1 Pliskova, reaches Cincinnati final
Garbine Muguruza reached her first Western & Southern Open final with a 6-3, 6-2 upset of defending champion Karolina Pliskova on Saturday.
Surprise 2009 US Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin retires
Melanie Oudin is retiring from professional tennis, eight years after her captivating run to the U.S. Open quarterfinals as a teenager.
Dimitrov, Keys reach Western & Southern Open’s 3rd round
Seventh-seeded Gregor Dimitrov defeated Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (5), 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the Western & Southern Open's round of 16.
Del Potro upsets Berdych in first round in Cincinnati
Juan Martin del Potro advanced to the second round of the Western & Southern Open with an upset of Tomas Berdych.
Federer withdraws from Cincinnati; Nadal new No. 1
Wimbledon champion Roger Federer has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open, which he has won seven times.
Zverev upsets Federer for Rogers Cup title
Alexander Zverev kept his winning streak alive with an upset victory over Roger Federer in the Rogers Cup final.
Svitolina defeats Wozniacki for Rogers Cup title
Elina Svitolina defeated Caroline Wozniacki to win the Rogers Cup women's tennis tournament.
Federer reaches finals of Rogers Cup
Roger Federer continued his longest winning streak in five years by reaching the Rogers Cup final.
Federer, Canadian teen Shapovalov reach semis in Montreal
Roger Federer advanced to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup and was joined later Friday by Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov.
Nadal upset by Canadian teenager in Montreal
MONTREAL– Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov upset top-seeded Rafael Nadal 3-6, 6-4, 7-6 (4) in the third round of the Rogers Cup on Thursday night. The 18-year-old Shapovalov, from Richmond Hill,...
Federer tops Ferrer in 3 sets
Roger Federer overcame a weak first set to post a 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Spaniard David Ferrer in the third round Thursday at the men's Rogers Cup.
Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup
Top-seeded Rafael Nadal and No. 2 Roger Federer cruised to easy victories Wednesday in their opening matches at the Rogers Cup.
Murray out of Cincinnati event because of hip injury
LONDON– Andy Murray has pulled out of next week’s Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati because of an ongoing hip injury. The top-ranked Murray has not played since his Wimbledon...
Bouchard loses in 1st round of Rogers Cup
Eugenie Bouchard was eliminated in the first round of the Rogers Cup on Tuesday, losing to Donna Vekic in straight sets.
Former French Open finalist Errani gets 2-month doping ban
Former French Open finalist Sara Errani must serve a two-month doping ban after testing positive for the banned substance letrozole in a test taken in February.
Keys, Vandeweghe advance to finals at Stanford Classic
STANFORD, Calif. — Madison Keys and Coco Vandeweghe each won in straight sets on Saturday to advance to the finals of the Stanford Bank of the West Classic. Sunday’s championship match will be...
Check out Serena Williams’ 50s-themed baby shower
Serena Williams threw a 50s themed baby shower and yes it's as amazing as it sounds.
Wimbledon champion Muguruza wins in 1st match back
STANFORD, Calif.– Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza beat Kayla Day 6-2, 6-0 to reach the Bank of the West Classic quarterfinals on Wednesday, easily advancing from her first competitive match since...
Attorneys seek Venus Williams’ cellphone in fatal crash
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.–Attorneys for the family of a 78-year-old Florida man who died after a vehicle crash with tennis star Venus Williams are asking to search her cellphone. The Palm Beach Post...
Sharapova wins first WTA match in US since 2015
STANFORD, Calif. — Maria Sharapova played her first WTA match in the United States since 2015 and beat Jennifer Brady 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 on Monday night in the opening round of the Bank of the West Classic...
Isner beats Harrison to win fourth Atlanta Open title
John Isner rode an overpowering service game to his fourth Atlanta Open title and second consecutive ATP tournament, beating fellow American Ryan Harrison
Siniakova beats Wozniacki to take Swedish Open title
Caroline Wozniacki struggled with injury Sunday as she lost the Swedish Open final to Katerina Siniakova.
Fognini beats qualifier Hanfmann in Swiss Open final
Fabio Fognini won his fifth career title by beating 170th-ranked qualifier Yannick Hanfmann 6-4, 7-5 in the Swiss Open final on Sunday.
Wozniacki advances to Swedish Open final
Caroline Wozniacki was taken to three sets by unseeded Elise Mertens before winning 7-5, 4-6, 6-2 to advance to her second Swedish Open final.
Video shows Officer told Venus Williams she caused fatal crash
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–Video shows a police officer told tennis star Venus Williams she likely caused a crash that fatally injured an elderly man but didn’t cite her, saying it appeared the...
John Isner advances to Atlanta Open quarterfinals
John Isner defeated Vasek Pospisil and is seeking his fourth Atlanta title in five seasons.
Top-seeded John Isner wins 3rd Hall of Fame title
Top-seeded John Isner beat Australian qualifier Matthew Ebden 6-3, 7-6 (4) on Sunday for his third Hall of Fame Open title.
Roddick, Clijsters among Tennis Hall of Fame inductees
NEWPORT, R.I. — Andy Roddick says jokingly he can now keep Roger Federer from a unanimous selection for the International Tennis Hall of Fame. As a new inductee, Roddick gets to vote on future...
Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019
Ilie Nastase has been banned from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019 because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad behavior as Romania's captain during a Fed Cup match against Britain.
World Cup of Tennis put on hold for at least a year
LONDON–The International Tennis Federation is putting off its proposal for a World Cup of Tennis Finals for another year. The ITF said last month it wanted to combine next year’s Davis Cup and...
U.S. Open singles champions to earn record $3.7 million
Total player compensation at the U.S. Open will top $50 million for the first time this year, with a record $3.7 million going to each of the singles champions.
Sam Querrey: Players at Wimbledon are too nice
Sam Querrey, who upset Wimbledon favorite Andy Murray, says trash talk would be good for tennis.
Hingis and Murray win mixed doubles title at Wimbledon
It's not a good idea to turn down Martina Hingis. Jamie Murray is glad he didn't.
Federer wins 8th Wimbledon title, beating Cilic in final
LONDON — Roger Federer’s wait for No. 8 at Wimbledon is over. He is once again the champion of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament, now more often than any other man in the history of an event...
Federer into 11th Wimbledon final; faces Cilic for 8th title
LONDON– Roger Federer is here once more, back in a Wimbledon final for the 11th time, back on the verge of an eighth championship at the All England Club, more than any man has collected in the...
Marin Cilic defeats Sam Querrey to reach first Wimbledon final
LONDON– The key, for both players, was to deal with the big serve. Marin Cilic did it better. The seventh-seeded Croat advanced to his second major final by beating Sam Querrey 6-7 (6), 6-4, 7-6 (3),...
Djokovic considers a break from tennis after Wimbledon loss
Novak Djokovic is considering a break from tennis, with surgery on his injured right elbow now a possibility.
Andy Murray corrects reporter who casually ignores women’s tennis
Andy Murray may have lost Wednesday at Wimbledon in the quarterfinals to Sam Querrey, but he definitely won the post-match press conference. When a reporter started phrasing a question to Murray by claiming...
Federer reaches Wimbledon semifinals for 12th time
Roger Federer has reached the Wimbledon semifinals for the 12th time in his storied career after defeating Milos Raonic in straight sets.
Djokovic retires with injury from Wimbledon quarterfinal match
Novak Djokovic retired with an injury from his quarterfinal match at Wimbledon, vaulting Tomas Berdych into the semifinals.
American Querrey stuns defending Wimbledon champion Murray
Defending champion Andy Murray was stunned by 24th-seeded Sam Querrey of the U.S. in the Wimbledon quarterfinals.
Venus Williams reaches Wimbledon semifinals for 10th time
LONDON — Playing at Wimbledon for the 20th time, Venus Williams is in the semifinals for the 10th time. The five-time champion at the All England Club advanced to the last four for the second year in...
Djokovic wins under the roof at Wimbledon
LONDON– Novak Djokovic played the first match of this year’s Wimbledon tournament under a closed roof on Centre Court, and he won it in straight sets. The three-time champion at the All England...
Rafael Nadal loses 15-13 in fifth set vs. Gilles Muller at Wimbledon
LONDON — Rafael Nadal was beaten in the fourth round at Wimbledon, losing to Gilles Muller 6-3, 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 15-13. The two-time champion at the All England Club saved two match points in the 10th...
Venus Williams wins, Kerber loses at Wimbledon
LONDON– Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams won and top-ranked Angelique Kerber lost. Williams, who last won the title at the All England Club in 2008, advanced to the Wimbledon quarterfinals...
5-time Wimbledon champ Venus Williams into QFs
LONDON– Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams returned to the quarterfinals at the All England Club with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over 19-year-old Ana Konjuh of Croatia. The 37-year-old Williams made...
Federer, Djokovic, Nadal, Murray head to Week 2 at Wimbledon
LONDON– As usual, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray are playing well at Wimbledon, leading the way into Week 2. “It’s their turf,” said Ernests Gulbis, who...
'I’ll get through this'
Speaking for the first time since her devastating injury at Wimbledon, Bethanie Mattek-Sands was in good spirits despite requiring surgery.
Venus Williams advances to fourth round at Wimbledon
Venus Williams beat one 19-year-old opponent at Wimbledon on Friday. She'll face another on Monday.
Victoria Azarenka reaches fourth round at Wimbledon
Victoria Azarenka advanced to the fourth round on Friday by beating Heather Watson on Centre Court.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffers serious knee injury
American Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffered a severe right knee injury at Wimbledon during her second-round match against Sorana Cirstea.
Tomic fined $15K, loses racket sponsor after outburst
Bernard Tomic was fined $15,000 at Wimbledon and dropped by his racket sponsor Thursday for what he said after a first-round loss.
Novak Djokovic wins in 3 sets this time at Wimbledon
Novak Djokovic had to play all three sets at Wimbledon this time.
Venus Williams advances to third round with comeback win
LONDON — Venus Williams has come back to win and reach Wimbledon’s third round after dropping the opening set against Wang Qiang of China. Williams powered her way through the final set to pull...
Unseeded Medvedev throws coins at umpire’s chair after Wimbledon defeat
Daniil Medvedev expressed his anger after losing at Wimbledon by throwing some coins at the foot of the chair umpire’s chair. Medvedev, an unseeded Russian who beat Stan Wawrinka in the first round,...
P.K. Subban was really excited to hug a Serena Williams poster at Wimbledon
P.K. Subban is apparently a very big fan of Serena Williams, and the fact that she isn’t at Wimbledon this year didn’t stop him from showing his appreciation for the tennis great. The Nashville...
Tomic can’t ‘find any motivation’ at Wimbledon
After all the hard work and dedication it takes to get to Wimbledon, at least one player couldn't be bothered with actually trying to win.
After injuries, Stephens plays 1st match of ’17 at Wimbledon
Sloane Stephens hadn't played a competitive match in nearly a year because of an injured left foot, so when she stepped on the grass of Wimbledon on Tuesday, simply being there was significant.
Wawrinka upset in first round of Wimbledon
Stan Wawrinka’s stay at Wimbledon was a short one. A three-time major champion, and the French Open runner-up just three weeks ago, Wawrinka was bothered by his left knee and lost 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1...
Venus Williams wins opening match at Wimbledon
LONDON — Venus Williams won her first tennis match since being sued by the estate of a Florida man who died after a car crash police say she caused. The 10th-seeded Williams beat Elise Mertens 7-6 (7...
Murray searching for focus, consistency at Wimbledon
LONDON — Based on Andy Murray’s body language alone, reporters’ questions can produce an inordinate amount of consternation. He’ll puff his cheeks, then let out a sigh. He’ll...
‘Scared’ a year ago, Federer back at Wimbledon, eyeing No. 8
Write off Roger Federer at your own peril.
Djokovic beats Monfils to claim second title of season
Novak Djokovic won his second title of 2017 on Saturday as he cruised to a 6-3, 6-4 victory over Gael Monfils in the Eastbourne International final.
Wimbledon: Federer, Kvitova highlight odds for tournament
Roger Federer is listed as the favorite on the 2017 Wimbledon men's champion futures board at sportsbooks monitored by
Publicist to AP: Venus Williams will play at Wimbledon
LONDON — Venus Williams’ publicist says the five-time Wimbledon champion will play at the Grand Slam tournament after a police report emerged in Florida saying the tennis star caused a car crash...
Police: Venus Williams involved in car crash
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) Florida police say tennis star Venus Williams was in a car crash earlier this month. Palm Beach Gardens police Maj. Paul Rogers confirmed to The Associated Press on Thursday...
Novak Djokovic advances to semifinals at Eastbourne
Novak Djokovic converted his fourth match point to beat Donald Young 6-2, 7-6 (9) Thursday and advance to the semifinals at the Eastbourne International.
Murray withdraws from another exhibition with sore hip
Andy Murray has pulled out of another exhibition match ahead of Wimbledon because of a sore hip.
‘Big 4’ given top 4 seedings at Wimbledon; Kerber also No. 1
LONDON — The “Big 4” of men’s tennis were given the four highest seedings for this year’s tournament at Wimbledon. No. 1-ranked Andy Murray, the defending champion, is the top-...
Serena bares all in Vanity Fair cover shoot
Serena Williams, who is due with her first child this fall, bares all for Vanity Fair's August issue.
McEnroe serenades Phil to keep Porzingis on Knicks
John McEnroe puts his musical skills to the test by singing his New York Knicks rendition of a Green Day song.
John McEnroe wanted Bjorn Borg's fame, aura
John McEnroe never had the same fame that fellow players Bjorn Borg and Vitas Gerulaitis had. McEnroe also discusses his frustration over Borg's early retirement.
McEnroe doesn't get why Serena comment is big deal
John McEnroe discusses his comments on Serena Williams and why he thinks she's the best female tennis player in the world, but would not be the best on the men's tour.
S. Williams isn't best tennis player, despite wins
John McEnroe might regret his ranked "like 700" comments about Serena Williams, but his assessment of her talent is fair, according to Dan Patrick.
John McEnroe: Serena Williams would be ranked ‘like 700’ on men’s tour
LONDON — John McEnroe says Serena Williams would be “like 700” in the world tennis rankings if she played on the men’s tour. McEnroe, speaking to NPR about his memoir “You...
Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title
HALLE, Germany– Roger Federer defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 to win the Gerry Weber Open for a record ninth time on Sunday. Playing in his 140th career final, Federer saved the...
Federer beats Khachanov to advance to his 11th Halle final
HALLE, Germany — Roger Federer defeated Karen Khachanov 6-4, 7-6 (5) to advance to the final of the Gerry Weber Open for the 11th time on Saturday. Chasing his ninth title at the grass-court...
British tennis player Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine
British tennis player Dan Evans admitted Friday that he tested positive for cocaine in April and now faces a suspension.
Petra Kvitova reaches semifinals at Aegon Classic
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, competing in only her second tournament since her playing hand was injured in a knife attack at her home, advanced to the semifinals at the Aegon Classic on Friday...
Elina Svitolina could miss Wimbledon with foot injury
Elina Svitolina was eliminated in the second round of the Aegon Classic on Thursday, losing to Italian qualifier Camila Giorgi 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 in the second round.
Marin Cilic through to quarterfinals at Queen’s Club Championships
LONDON — Marin Cilic avoided becoming the latest seeded player to depart early at Queen’s by beating Stefan Kozlov 6-0, 6-4 Thursday and advancing to the quarterfinals at the Wimbledon warm-up...
Djokovic heading to Eastbourne for Wimbledon warmup
Novak Djokovic will play at the grass-court tournament in Eastbourne next week in preparation for Wimbledon.
Murray leads high-profile departures in Queens 1st round
Top-ranked Andy Murray headed a list of high-profile departures in the first round at Queen's on Tuesday, with the Wimbledon champion losing to a player who found out he was competing only on the morning of...
Kyrgios retires injured during 1st round at Queens
Nick Kyrgios retired with an injury after losing the opening set 7-6 (3) to Donald Young in the first round at Queen's on Monday, the latest setback for the Australian player.
Lucas Pouille beats Feliciano Lopez to win Stuttgart Open
The 23-year-old Pouille, who saved a match point in his opener against Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff, was playing his third final of the season, his fifth overall.
Pouille to face Feliciano Lopez in Stuttgart Open final
Lucas Pouille will play Feliciano Lopez in the final of the Stuttgart Open.
Del Potro withdraws from Queen’s Club tournament with injury
Juan Martin del Potro withdrew from the grass-court tournament at Queen's Club on Friday because of injury, putting his participation at Wimbledon in doubt.
Janowicz beats Dimitrov, Berdych progresses in Stuttgart
Jerzy Janowicz advanced to the quarterfinals of the Stuttgart Open by beating second-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (4), 6-3 Thursday.
Roger Federer comeback halted by Tommy Haas in Stuttgart
Roger Federer was beaten on his return from a two-month break, losing 2-6, 7-6 (8), 6-4 to German veteran Tommy Haas in the second round of the Stuttgart Open on Wednesday.
Roger Federer to play veteran Tommy Haas at Stuttgart Open
STUTTGART, Germany — Tommy Haas lined up a second-round meeting with Roger Federer, while seeded players Gilles Simon and Viktor Troicki both made an early exit from the Stuttgart Open on Tuesday. The...
Nadal up to No. 2; Djokovic slides to No. 4, worst since ’09
PARIS (AP) French Open champion Rafael Nadal moved up two spots to No. 2 in the ATP rankings on Monday, his highest placing since October 2014. Novak Djokovic, meanwhile, slid from No. 2 to No. 4 in the new...
By the Numbers: French Open
We go "By The Numbers" to give you an in-depth look at what it takes to play on clay at the French Open.
Highlights: Nadal wins tenth French Open title
Rafael Nadal cruised past Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to claim his tenth French Open championship.
Rafael Nadal impressive throughout French Open
Rafael Nadal made history with his tenth French Open and completely dominated the field.
Rafael Nadal wins record 10th French Open in final vs. Stan Wawrinka
PARIS — His clay-court prowess as unassailable as ever, Rafael Nadal won his record 10th French Open title by dominating 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 in the final Sunday. No other man or...
Nadal on why 10th French Open title means so much
After winning his 10th French Open title, Rafael Nadal discusses why he was so emotional during the tournament and what it means to pass Pete Sampras with 15 majors.
Nadal addresses crowd after winning French Open
An emotional Rafael Nadal talks to the crowd at Roland Garros and thanks everyone who helped him win 10 French Open titles.
Look back at Rafael Nadal's ten French Open titles
Take a look back at how Rafael Nadal won ten French Open titles at Roland Garros.
Rafael Nadal lifts the French Open trophy
Rafael Nadal celebrates his historic 10th French Open trophy and celebrates by listening to the Spanish anthem.
Nadal: French Open holds special meaning to me
Rafael Nadal admits that French Open is his favorite tournament after his record-setting 10th win.
Nadal wins historic tenth French Open title
In a historic moment, Rafael Nadal beats Stan Wawrinka in straight sets to earn his tenth French Open championship.
Nadal dominates Wawrinka in second set
Rafael Nadal's carries his strong showing from the first set into the second as he beats Stan Wawrinka 6-3.
Nadal establishes himself with first set win
Rafael Nadal takes the first set against Stan Wawrinka in the 2017 French Open Final.
Highlights: Ostapenko stuns Halep in French Open
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko bounced back from a first set loss to upset No. 3-seeded Simona Halep in the 2017 French Open final.
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko tops Simona Halep for first title at 2017 French Open
PARIS –  Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia used bold strokes and an unbending will to come back and stun No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in an enthralling French Open final Saturday for the first title...
Simona Halep's heartbreaking collapse
Simona Halep saw her chances of finally winning the French Open fade as Jelena Ostapenko's rally couldn't be stopped.
Ryan Harrison and Michael Venus wins doubles title
American Ryan Harrison and New Zealand's Michael Venus get their first doubles title with a win at the French Open.
Jelena Ostapenko reflects on her incredible rally
Jelena Ostapenko is thrilled to be the first Latvian to win at the French Open and admits that she was shocked to pull off the rally she did vs. Simona Halep.
Jelena Ostapenko thankful after French Open win
Jelena Ostapenko expresses her gratitude and admits she had a tough battle against Simona Halep in her postmatch speech to the audience.
Jelena Ostapenko lifts the French Open trophy
Jelena Ostapenko celebrates her win at the 2017 French Open by lifting the trophy and listening to her country's anthem played.
Jelena Ostapenko seals upset over Simona Halep
Twenty-year-old Jelena Ostapenko secured her first-ever tournament win in the French Open with an unbelievable rally to beat Simona Halep.
Jelena Ostapenko rallies to win second set
After falling behind 3-0, Jelena Ostapenko fired back to seal a 6-4 second set and push the Women's Final to a third set.
Jelena Ostapenko frustrated after poor set start
Jelena Ostapenko vents after a frustrating beginning to the second set vs. Simona Halep.
Simona Halep wins first set vs. Jelena Ostapenko
No. 3 Simona Halep's experience helps her edge her 20-year-old counterpart Jelena Ostapenko in the first set, 6-4.
Why the French Open court is clay?
Here's the reason why the French Open's Roland Garros uses clay courts as opposed to grass ones.
Wawrinka defeats Murray, reaches French Open final
Stan Wawrinka came back to defeat No. 1-ranked Andy Murray on Friday to become the oldest French Open finalist in 44 years.
Jelena Ostapenko fearless heading into final
Simona Halep is the favorite heading into the final of the French Open. Can Jelena Ostapenko pull off the upset?
Rafael Nadal advances to 10th French Open final
Rafael Nadal cruised by Dominic Thiem in straight sets to once again reach the men's final at the French Open.
Stan Wawrinka advances to French Open final
Stan Wawrinka is headed to the men's final of the French Open after taking down Andy Murray in a five-set match.
2017 French Open Men’s Semifinals: How to Watch
The 2017 French Open continues on NBC Sports with coverage of the men’s semifinal on Friday. While the women’s tournament saw several underdogs advance to the penultimate round at Roland Garros...
Simona Halep advances to French Open Final
No. 3 Simona Halep is heading to the French Open final after an impressive three-set win over Karolína Plíšková.
Ostapenko defeats Bacsinszky in French Open semis
Jelena Ostapenko advances into the 2017 French Open title match with a win over Timea Bacsinszky in the semifinals.
2017 French Open Women’s Semifinals: How to Watch
The 2017 French Open returns to NBC Sports on Thursday, with a clash between tournament darlings preceding a matchup of ranked contenders in the women’s semifinals at Roland Garros. Timea Bacsinszky  ...
Andy Murray profits off Kei Nishikori’s erratic French Open quarterfinal performance
PARIS (AP) Kei Nishikori’s French Open ended with an appropriately erratic performance against top-ranked Andy Murray in the quarterfinals. The 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (0), 6-1 score and the manner of the...
Murray moves on to semis with win over Nishikori
Andy Murray beat Kei Nishikori in four sets to advance to the semifinals of the 2017 French Open.
Djokovic upset by Thiem in French Open quarters
The defending French Open champion, Novak Djokovic, was upset by Dominic Thiem in straight sets of the quarterfinal match.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic loses to Dominic Thiem in French Open quarterfinals
Defending champion Novak Djokovic loses to Dominic Thiem in French Open quarterfinals.
Unseeded Latvian teen Ostapenko into 1st Slam semi at French
With the unbridled joy of a kid reaching heights she never has, and the go-for-it strokes of someone too bold to know better, an unseeded 19-year-old from Latvia, Jelena Ostapenko, beat former No. 1...
The Latest: Latvia’s Ostapenko into French Open semifinals
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Wawrinka beats Monfils in straight sets
Stan Wawrinka defeated Gaël Monfils in straight sets to reach the quarterfinals of the French Open where he will take on Marin Cilic.
Andy Murray reaches fifth-straight French Open quarterfinals
Murray played cleanly to beat 53rd-ranked Karen Khachanov of Russia 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 on Court Philippe Chatrier.
Murray advances to quarters with straight-set win
Andy Murray played cleanly to beat 53rd-ranked Russian Karen Khachanov and advance to his fifth consecutive French Open quarterfinal appearance.
Who will beat Rafael Nadal?
Rafael Nadal is the favorite heading into the French Open quarterfinals, but will Novak Djokovic or Dominic Thiem play spoiler?
Novak Djokovic advances to French Open quarters
The defending French Open champion, Novak Djokovic, advances to the quarterfinal with a straight-set win over Albert Ramos-Vinolas.
French Open crowd does wave during Djokovic match
The normally-reserved crowd at the French Open does the wave during Novak Djokovic's match vs. Albert Ramos-Vinolas.
Venus Williams stunned in fourth round of French Open by Timea Bacsinszky
Venus Williams has lost in the fourth round of the French Open to 30th-seeded Timea Bacsinszky.