Angelique Kerber parts ways with coach

Tennis Jul 20, 2019

Angelique Kerber parts ways with coach

Angelique Kerber has split with her coach Rainer Schuttler two weeks after her shock early exit at Wimbledon, the three-time Grand Slam champion announced on Friday. The former world No. 1's defense of her Wimbledon crown came to end in the second round at the ...

More Sports / Tennis Dec 3, 2018

Naomi Osaka joins field for Sydney International

World No. 1 Simona Halep and U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka will headline a strong field in the women's draw of the Sydney International, organizers said Monday. Eight of the world's top 10 have signed on for the Jan. 6-12 event as a warm-up for ...

Angelique Kerber set to compete in Toray Pan Pacific Open

More Sports / Tennis Aug 17, 2018

Angelique Kerber set to compete in Toray Pan Pacific Open

Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber of Germany will play in September's Toray Pan Pacific Open, organizers announced Friday. Kerber, currently ranked fourth in the world, will be joined by two other former world No. 1 players, Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic and Spain's Garbine Muguruza. ...

Hyeon Chung reaches Australian Open semifinals

More Sports / Tennis Jan 24, 2018

Hyeon Chung reaches Australian Open semifinals

Serving for a spot in the Australian Open semifinals and with the score at 40-love, Hyeon Chung started thinking how he might celebrate being the first Korean to reach the last four of a Grand Slam. Not so fast. He hadn't let up when upsetting ...

Osaka loses against No. 1 Halep

More Sports / Tennis Jan 22, 2018

Osaka loses against No. 1 Halep

Naomi Osaka saw her most successful run at a Grand Slam end Monday in a straight-sets loss to top seed Simona Halep in the fourth round of the Australian Open. In a breakout tournament, the 20-year-old knocked out two seeded players on her way to ...

Wozniacki storms into final

More Sports / Tennis Sep 23, 2017

Wozniacki storms into final

by Andrew McKirdy

Caroline Wozniacki ended Garbine Muguruza's honeymoon as world No. 1 in clinical fashion with a 6-2, 6-0 win on Saturday to book her place in the Toray Pan Pacific Open final against unseeded Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. Wimbledon champion Muguruza went into this week's tournament in ...