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 ...

Shintaro Mochizuki becomes world No. 1 for juniors

Tennis Jul 16, 2019

Shintaro Mochizuki becomes world No. 1 for juniors

Teenager Shintaro Mochizuki, who won the Wimbledon boys' title on Sunday, claimed the No. 1 spot for junior players in the latest world rankings released by the International Tennis Federation. In the latest rankings released on Monday, the 16-year-old jumped eight spots from last week, ...

Simona Halep powers past Serena Williams in Wimbledon final

Tennis Jul 13, 2019

Simona Halep powers past Serena Williams in Wimbledon final

Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon's champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturday's final, there already was inscribed: "Miss S. Halep." Halep was not ...

If experience matters, Serena Williams has major edge at Wimbledon

Tennis Jul 10, 2019

If experience matters, Serena Williams has major edge at Wimbledon

One of the Wimbledon semifinalists has won 23 major titles. The other three women playing Thursday have combined to win one. If experience and accomplishments count for anything, Serena Williams has the clear advantage. "I definitely feel a lot more pressure as I got older," Williams ...

Simona Halep books spot in Wimbledon semifinals

Tennis Jul 9, 2019

Simona Halep books spot in Wimbledon semifinals

Simona Halep reached her second Wimbledon semifinal on Tuesday with a 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 victory over China's Zhang Shuai. Halep, the seventh seeded former world No. 1, will face either Elina Svitolina, the eighth seed from Ukraine, or Karolina Muchova of the Czech Republic for ...

Serena Williams issued $10,000 fine for Wimbledon court damage

Tennis Jul 9, 2019

Serena Williams issued $10,000 fine for Wimbledon court damage

Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 for damaging one of the All England Club courts with her racket, officials said Tuesday. The 37-year-old American was sanctioned for an incident that took place during a practice session before the tournament got underway. "The code ...