Osaka frustrated at clay court 'mental block'
Naomi Osaka conceded she found playing outside her comfort zone on clay frustrating as world number two continues her warm-up for the French Open at the WTA tournament in Rome.
Osaka into Miami last 16 by walkover as Stojanovic withdraws
Japan's Naomi Osaka advanced into the fourth round of the WTA and ATP Miami Open by walkover on Sunday after Serbian Nina Stojanovic withdrew due to a right thigh injury.
Wimbledon chief fears 'no more tennis this year'
Wimbledon chief Richard Lewis admitted on Thursday that he feared the remainder of the 2020 tennis season could be wiped out. Tennis has been in lockdown since early last month...
Social distancing has Serena 'on edge' amid coronavirus pandemic
Tennis great Serena Williams says she is "on edge" as she practices social distancing recommended by health experts in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus.
Bencic advances to first Grand Slam semi-final at US Open
Swiss 13th seed Belinda Bencic advanced to her first Grand Slam semi-final on Wednesday at the US Open by defeating Croatia's Donna Vekic 7-6 (7/5), 6-3. Bencic will play Thursday against the winner of a later quarter-final between Canadian 15th seed Bianca Andreescu and Belgian 25th seed Elise Mertens.
Fallen giant Lisicki eyes unlikely Wimbledon comeback
The 2013 Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki has said she is hoping to make an unlikely return to the All England Club this summer after a dramatic decline in recent years. Lisicki, 29, has battled a string of injuries and plummeted to 298th in the world rankings since losing the Wimbledon final in straight sets to…
Roger Federer's 100th title: Who's saying what
Who's saying what on Twitter after Roger Federer won his 100th career title on Saturday: "Welcome to the 'Triple Digit' tournament victory club @rogerfederer — I've been a bit lonely - glad to have the company." -- Jimmy Connors, the only other man to win 100 titles, ending his career on 109. "Just watched @rogerfederer…
Serena Williams Loses In The Most One-Sided Defeat Of Her Career (Video)
The 52-minute match between Serena Williams and Johanna Konta ended leaving Williams disappointed. Making this the most lopsided defeat of Williams's career, Williams' disappointing night ended in less than an hour as she lost her opening match of the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic on Tuesday night to Johanna Konta, 6-1, 6-0. She had never won only…
Women's top ten unchanged, Kvitova slips
There were no changes in the top 10 of the latest WTA rankings published on Monday, while Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic slipped two places to 13th.