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Djokovic to miss remainder of 2017 season

/ Jul 26, 2017

Djokovic to miss remainder of 2017 season

Novak Djokovic will miss the rest of this season because of an injured right elbow. That means Djokovic will pull out of the U.S. Open and end his streak of participating in 51 consecutive Grand Slam tournaments. The two-time U.S. Open champion announced the news Wednesday, ...

Australian tennis legend Rose passes away at 87

/ Jul 25, 2017

Australian tennis legend Rose passes away at 87

Australian two-time Grand Slam singles champion Mervyn Rose, who went on to coach greats Margaret Court and Billie Jean King, has died, tennis officials said Tuesday Rose, who won the Australian Open and French Open along with five Grand Slam doubles titles, was 87. "The tennis ...

Muguruza claims Wimbledon title

/ Jul 16, 2017

Muguruza claims Wimbledon title

As a kid, Garbine Muguruza sat in awe in front of the TV as the Williams sisters accumulated Grand Slam titles. They were her role models. Now Muguruza is all grown up, an emerging tennis star in her own right — and, as of Saturday, ...

Federer into final for 11th time

/ Jul 15, 2017

Federer into final for 11th time

They love their history around these parts and they love Roger Federer and, above all, they love watching him make history. Now he stands one victory from an unprecedented eighth Wimbledon men's singles championship after qualifying for his 11th appearance in the final, breaking a ...

Nishikori ousted in 3rd round

/ Jul 8, 2017

Nishikori ousted in 3rd round

Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut reached the fourth round of a Grand Slam for the seventh time in his last nine attempts with a shock victory over ninth seed Kei Nishikori on Friday. The 29-year-old proved too solid for a listless Nishikori, winning 6-4, 7-6 (7-3) ...

Federer, Djokovic win in three sets

/ Jul 7, 2017

Federer, Djokovic win in three sets

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic had to play all three sets at Wimbledon this time. The former champions both advanced to the third round on Thursday, two days after their opening matches ended early when their opponents retired with an injury. Federer was broken early in ...

Nishikori into third round with win over Stakhovsky

/ Jul 6, 2017

Nishikori into third round with win over Stakhovsky

Kei Nishikori advanced to the third round at Wimbledon for the second straight year, beating Ukraine's Sergiy Stakhovsky 6-4, 6-7(7-9), 6-1, 7-6 (8-6) on Wednesday. In the women's action, 19-year-old Wimbledon debutant Naomi Osaka also booked a spot in the third round after defeating 22nd ...