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Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer reach men's final updated 8 days ago

If Novak Djokovic wants to win a second Wimbledon title, he'll have to perform better in the final against Roger Federer than in his semifinal Friday.

Eugenie Bouchard reaches first grand slam final; Petra Kvitova awaits updated 9 days ago

Petra Kvitova reaches the Wimbledon final with a straight sets victory over fellow Czech Lucie Safarova.

Teen who took down Rafael Nadal brought back to earth updated 10 days ago

The teen who stunned the world of tennis Tuesday from Wimbledon's Centre Court, beating Rafael Nadal in an audacious, four-set victory laced with fun and brazen moves, has had his fairytale first Wimbledon brought to an close.

Wimbledon: Andy Murray dumped out by Grigor Dimitrov updated 10 days ago

This was not how it was supposed to end.

Wimbledon: Eugenie Bouchard makes semifinals updated 11 days ago

Eugenie Bouchard has already established herself as the new face of women's tennis -- and now she's just two wins away from claiming her maiden grand slam title.

'Dazed, disorientated' Serena Williams drops out at Wimbledon updated 11 days ago

Serena Williams withdraws from her doubles match with sister Venus Williams at Wimbledon on Tuesday due to a viral illness.

Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal succumbs to Australian teenager Krygios updated 11 days ago

To the list of names that contains Lukas Rosol and Steve Darcis, Nick Kyrgios can be added.

Wimbledon: Andy Murray through to quarterfinals updated 12 days ago

Andy Murray's impressive defense of his Wimbledon title continued Monday as he dispatched 20th seed Kevin Anderson in straight sets in their fourth round match on Centre Court.

What's in a handshake? In tennis, a lot updated 13 days ago

It was a classic match on tennis' grandest stage -- Sabine Lisicki upended Agnieszka Radwanska 9-7 in the third set at Wimbledon last year to reach her first grand slam final.

Wimbledon: Serena Williams suffers another early exit updated 14 days ago

Serena Williams continued her miserable run at grand slam tournaments in 2014 crashing to defeat against France's Alize Cornet in the third round at Wimbledon on Saturday.

Wimbledon 2014: Li Na exits to Czech; Novak Djokovic brushes off injury scare updated 15 days ago

Australian Open champion Li Na bowed meekly out of Wimbledon 2014 Friday to extend her miserable record at the grass court grand slam.

Wimbledon 2014: Williams - 'I'm favorite' ; Nadal survives scare updated 16 days ago

World No.1 Serena Williams declares herself favorite for the Wimbledon title as Rafael Nadal survives a scare.

Wimbledon: Andy Murray avoids 'Wacky Wednesday' repeat updated 17 days ago

Defending champion Andy Murray races into the third round as tennis top dogs are out to avoid another "Wacky Wednesday" at Wimbledon.

Wimbledon: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer off to winning starts updated 18 days ago

He may have fallen at the first hurdle at the All England Club last year, but Rafael Nadal managed to avoid another shock first-round defeat 12 months on.

Andy Murray off and running at Wimbledon, Sloane Stephens crashes out updated 19 days ago

For the first time in 78 years, a British man took to the grass courts of the All England Club as reigning Wimbledon champion.

Wimbledon: Andy Murray defends new coach Amelie Mauresmo updated 20 days ago

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has dismissed criticism of his decision to hire Amelie Mauresmo as his new coach from British tennis legend Virginia Wade.

Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams get tough Wimbledon draws updated 20 days ago

Rafael Nadal has been upset early at Wimbledon the past two seasons. His opponents in the opening rounds this year aren't easy, either.

In numbers: Wimbledon, the oldest, most prestigious tennis grand slam updated 20 days ago

The Wimbledon Championships begin Monday and with the games will come crowds of players, spectators and staff.

Maria Sharapova: Baby-faced teen who conquered Wimbledon updated 20 days ago

It is 10 years since Maria Sharapova became the darling of Wimbledon's hallowed Center Court.

Fancy sampling Andy Murray's silver service? updated 24 days ago

Tennis star Andy Murray is used to serving on a daily basis -- but he's taken it in a whole new direction with his latest venture.

Federer claims seventh Halle title; Dimitrov reigns at Queens updated 27 days ago

Roger Federer tuned up in perfect style ahead of Wimbledon with a straight sets victory over Alejandro Falla to claim his seventh title at Halle.

Ninth Halle final for Roger Federer; Grigor Dimitrov stuns Stanislas Wawrinka updated 28 days ago

Roger Federer warmed up for another tilt at Wimbledon by reaching the final of the grass court warmup tournament at Halle for the ninth time with a straight sets victory over Japan's Kei Nishikori Saturday.

Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray falter on bad day for big stars updated 30 days ago

Rafael Nadal, the man who stood on top of the tennis world after winning his ninth French Open title last weekend, was brought back to earth with a bump Thursday.

Amelie Mauresmo hired as Andy Murray's new coach updated 34 days ago

Women coaches in men's sport are suddenly all the rage.

Rafael Nadal clinches record ninth French Open title updated 34 days ago

No matter whatever else happens in tennis' clay-court season, Rafael Nadal is almost an automatic at the French Open.

French Open: Maria Sharapova wins 2014 crown with victory over Simona Halep updated 35 days ago

Maria Sharapova unleashes some of her best tennis to defeat Simona Halep and win a second French Open crown.

French Open: Novak Djokovic to face Rafael Nadal in final updated 36 days ago

The top ranking is at stake in the men's game when Rafael Nadal meets Novak Djokovic in Sunday's French Open final after both win semifinals.

Maria Sharapova to face Simona Halep in French Open final of contrasts updated 37 days ago

Maria Sharapova continued her run of tough three-set victories Thursday while Simona Halep maintained her flawless record of not dropping a set as the contrasting pair made it through to the title match at the French Open.

French Open: Rafael Nadal to face Andy Murray in semifinals updated 37 days ago

If there is one man who knows how to spoil a Parisian party then it's Andy Murray.

The French Open's painter to the stars updated 39 days ago

They were a Parisian group of artists that gave birth to the Impressionism art movement, so it is perhaps fitting that one of their devotees records the French Open with those broad brushstrokes.

French Open: Maria Sharapova survives scare to make semifinal updated 39 days ago

Maria Sharapova was forced to call on all her resilience to ensure her place in the semifinals of the French Open Tuesday.

French Open: Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray through to quarterfinals updated 40 days ago

King Carlos might be ready to give up his throne but Spain's "King of Clay" shows no signs of abdicating any time soon.

Rafael Nadal untroubled but Andy Murray on the brink of third round exit in Paris updated 42 days ago

Rafael Nadal took another big step towards a ninth French Open title Saturday while one of his chief rivals in his half of the draw Andy Murray is in trouble.

Gulbis: Female tennis stars "need to think about kids" updated 43 days ago

Ernests Gulbis says female tennis players need to think about kids when considering a professional career in the sport.

Rafa's still the man says beaten young hopeful Dominic Thiem updated 44 days ago

Rafael Nadal's beaten second round opponent, Austria's Dominic Thiem -- believes the eight-time champion is still the man to beat at this year's French Open.

Serena Williams crashes out of French Open, Venus defeated updated 45 days ago

It was deja vu for the Williams sisters at the French Open -- but not in a good way.

French Open: Li Na stunned by unseeded Kristina Mladenovic updated 46 days ago

Australian Open champion Li Na fell at the first hurdle of the French Open Tuesday as she was defeated by the unseeded Kristina Mladenovic of France.

Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka falls at the first hurdle in Paris updated 47 days ago

Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka slumped to a tame defeat in the fading gloom of a rain-hit opening Monday at Roland Garros to Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.

Nadal in 'bizarre' French Open snub updated 48 days ago

There were no shocks in the first round of the French Open Sunday, except for one: eight time champion Rafael Nadal will begin the defense of his title in the secondary Suzanne Lenglen court, a move dubbed as "bizarre" by one player.

French Open: Yannick Noah - Tennis icon, rock star, celebrity dad updated 51 days ago

He's regularly voted France's favorite famous person, but many of the nation's youth have "no idea" about his glorious sporting past.

Djokovic stuns Nadal in Rome updated 55 days ago

An emotional Novak Djokovic came back from a set down to beat Rafael Nadal 4-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the final of the Rome Masters.

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic reach Rome Masters final updated 56 days ago

Defending champion Rafael Nadal is through to the final of the Rome Masters after comfortably seeing off Grigor Dimitrov in the semifinals.

Rafael Nadal survives scare against Andy Murray in Rome updated 57 days ago

Rafael Nadal's "King of Clay" crown may have slipped a little this year, but the world No. 1 is not giving up his reign without a fight.

Sharapova out of Rome as Murray sets up Nadal meeting updated 58 days ago

It was a bad day on the clay for Maria Sharapova as she loses in Rome Masters to Ana Ivanovic while Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal set up quarterfinal date.

New dad Roger Federer loses first match back in Rome after birth of boys updated 59 days ago

It's back to nappy changing for Roger Federer as crashes out of the Rome Masters eight days after birth of twins.

Djokovic makes winning return as Federer leaves home for Rome updated 60 days ago

Novak Djokovic made a winning return from a wrist injury when beating Radek Stepanek at the Rome Masters but the Serb described the conditions as some of the most testing he's faced.

Rafael Nadal wins in Madrid as injury forces Kei Nishikori to retire updated 62 days ago

Rafael Nadal won his first European clay title of the season and 27th Masters tournament victory of his career at the Madrid Open after his opponent Kei Nishikori was forced to retire through injury.

Novak Djokovic back for Rome as arch-rival Rafael Nadal dominates in Madrid updated 63 days ago

Injury doubt Novak Djokovic has confirmed his participation in the Rome Masters next week.

Novak Djokovic hit by recurrence of right arm injury updated 64 days ago

Novak Djokovic's preparations for the French Open later this month have suffered a worrying setback as the world number two was forced to withdraw from this week's Madrid Open.

Madrid misery for Andy Murray after defending champions go through updated 64 days ago

World number one's Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams continued their successful title defenses in Madrid Thursday but Andy Murray crashed out.

Serena Williams forced to withdraw from Madrid Open with thigh injury updated 64 days ago

Serena Williams was forced to pull out of the Madrid Open with a thigh injury ahead of her quarter final tie with Petra Kvitova Friday.

It's twins...again! Roger Federer 'incredibly happy' over new arrivals updated 67 days ago

He's done it once -- and now he's done it again.

Elena Baltacha: Tennis star dies aged 30 updated 68 days ago

The tennis world is in mourning after Elena Baltacha died at the age of 30 after losing her battle with liver cancer.

Martina Hingis follows mom's example with new coaching academy updated 75 days ago

Swiss tennis star Martina Hingis is following in her Mom's coaching footsteps by helping to nurture the next generation of tennis stars.

Maria Sharapova completes Stuttgart hat-trick: Kei Nishikori on top in Barcelona updated 76 days ago

Maria Sharapova drove away a top of the range Porsche sports car for the third straight year in Stuttgart after battling back to beat Ana Ivanovic in the final Sunday.

Rafael Nadal's winning streak in Barcelona is ended by Nicolas Almagro updated 78 days ago

World No.1 Rafael Nadal's 11-year winning streak at the Barcelona Open is over as he loses in the quarter-finals to Nicolas Almagro.

Novak Djokovic to become a father for the first time updated 79 days ago

Novak Djokovic's fiancee Jelena Ristic is pregnant with their first child, the tennis superstar announced on social media Thursday.

Title holders Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova into quarterfinals updated 79 days ago

Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova moved into quarterfinals of their respective tournaments in Barcelona and Stuttgart Thursday.

Stanislas Wawrinka stuns friend Roger Federer in Monte Carlo final updated 83 days ago

Stanislas Wawrinka used to refer to himself as "the Swiss tennis player who loses."

Federer beats injured Djokovic to set up all-Swiss Monte Carlo final updated 84 days ago

Roger Federer set up an all Swiss final at the Monte Carlo Masters after beating an injured Novak Djokovic in the semifinal on Saturday.

Nadal suffers shock Monte Carlo defeat to countryman David Ferrer updated 85 days ago

Rafael Nadal suffered only his third defeat in 11 years at the Monte Carlo Masters Friday losing in straight sets to fellow Spaniard David Ferrer.

Roger Federer to put new baby ahead of French Open updated 87 days ago

Roger Federer is prepared to miss next month's French Open to be at the birth of his new baby.

Rafael Nadal delights record crowd at Monte Carlo Masters updated 87 days ago

On a record attendance day at the Monte Carlo Masters tennis event, the king of clay held court.

Belinda Bencic ready to embrace greatness updated 88 days ago

It's no easy matter becoming a world class tennis player. It's even harder when everyone (really -- everyone) is calling you the "new Martina Hingis".

Rafael Nadal 'at home' on the sea ahead of Monte-Carlo challenge updated 88 days ago

Rafael Nadal may be most at home on a clay tennis court, but he has always found comfort on the sea.

Davis Cup: Roger Federer puts Switzerland in semifinals updated 97 days ago

He's won virtually everything on offer in the world of tennis, and Roger Federer took a step closer to a complete collection as he saved Switzerland from an embarrassing defeat in the Davis Cup quarterfinals on Sunday.

Davis Cup: Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka crash to doubles defeat updated 98 days ago

They are former Olympic doubles champions, but Switzerland's "dream team" of Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka suffered another Davis Cup disaster on Saturday.

Wawrinka stunned by Golubev in Davis Cup quarterfinals updated 99 days ago

Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka suffered a shock defeat against Andrey Golubev in Switzerland's David Cup quarterfinal tie with Kazakhstan in Geneva on Friday.

French tennis: Depth, yes, but numbers don't add up to grand slam champion updated 102 days ago

At the 2009 Australian Open, French men were the talk of the tennis town. But five years on, the so-called "New Musketeers" haven't lived up to the hype.

Superb Djokovic claims 4th Miami Masters title updated 104 days ago

Novak Djokovic has claimed a fourth Miami Masters title after an emphatic straight sets win over his old rival Rafael Nadal at Crandon Park.

Serena Williams wins record seventh Miami title updated 105 days ago

Serena Williams is almost unstoppable in Miami. She showed that again Saturday.

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal get free passes into Miami Masters final updated 106 days ago

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had luck on their side Friday at the Miami Masters. The fans there were less fortunate.

Williams slays Sharapova to reach ninth Miami Masters final updated 107 days ago

Serena Williams is through to her ninth Miami Masters final after beating Maria Sharapova at Crandon Park on Thursday.

Roger Federer upset by Kei Nishikori at Miami Masters updated 108 days ago

Kei Nishikori won a bruising three-hour contest against David Ferrer at the Miami Masters on Tuesday. He had plenty left in the tank when he faced a surging Roger Federer.

Djokovic edges controversial encounter with Andy Murray updated 108 days ago

It might not make up for losing the Wimbledon final but in his first meeting with Andy Murray since last July, Novak Djokovic got a slice of revenge.

Andy Murray sets up quarterfinal clash with Novak Djokovic at Miami Masters updated 109 days ago

Andy Murray will play Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the Miami Masters after both men sailed through their last 16 matches.

Wawrinka and Williams progress in Miami updated 110 days ago

Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka is safely through to the last 16 of the Miami Masters after defeating Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France in straight sets 7-5 6-4.

Juan Martin del Potro to miss the rest of the season? updated 111 days ago

Juan Martin del Potro is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines after the world No. 8 announced he will undergo wrist surgery on Monday.

Andy Murray starts life after Lendl with win at Miami Masters updated 113 days ago

Andy Murray has won his first match after splitting with coach Ivan Lendl, beating Australia's Matthew Ebden in the second round of the Miami Masters in Florida.

Venus Williams: The champion trying to slam Sjogren's syndrome updated 114 days ago

Everyone has had one of those mornings -- you wake up groggy, can't face going to work, dive back under the covers and go back to sleep.

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray cuts ties with coach Ivan Lendl updated 115 days ago

With Ivan Lendl by his side, Andy Murray opened his grand slam tennis account, won an Olympic gold and ended Britain's nearly 80-year wait for a men's singles champion at Wimbledon.

Venus Williams: The tennis star with 'nothing to lose' updated 116 days ago

All athletes have ups and downs in their career, but few have touched the troughs that Venus Williams has experienced.

Novak Djokovic defeats Roger Federer at Indian Wells updated 118 days ago

Faced by a man wielding a tennis racquet like a wand, Novak Djokovic produced some magic of his own to claim victory in the final of the Indian Well Masters event.

Roger Federer to face Novak Djokovic in Indian Wells final updated 119 days ago

Roger Federer's revival is gathering pace.

Li Na shrugs off shock Indian Wells exit updated 119 days ago

For Li Na, it was no big deal. For Flavia Pennetta, it was one of the most important victories of her tennis career.

Roger Federer says 'No' to on-court coaches updated 120 days ago

Roger Federer returned to the spotlight with an effortless quarterfinal victory in Indian Wells, and took the chance to warn against controversial changes to

Djokovic has third Indian Wells title in his sights, as Murray and Wawrinka crash updated 122 days ago

Some of the biggest names in tennis have faltered at Indian Wells, but Novak Djokovic showed his grit to beat Marin Cilic after being comprehensively outplayed in the first set.

Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova dumped out at Indian Wells updated 124 days ago

It was a day of shocks at the Indian Wells Masters tournament Monday as two of the biggest names in tennis suffered third round defeats.

Federer, Murray into fourth round at Indian Wells updated 124 days ago

Roger Federer extended his winning run to eight matches on Monday with a hard-fought victory over Russia's Dmitry Tursunov in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells in California.

Rafael Nadal battles doubts and misfiring service to win Indian Wells opener updated 126 days ago

Defending champion Rafael Nadal struggled with a misfiring service and an awkward opponent in veteran Czech Radek Stepanek before battling into the third round of the Masters 1000 event at Indian Wells.

Rafael Nadal: Australian Open loss one of my 'toughest' moments updated 127 days ago

Rafael Nadal lost a nearly six-hour battle with Novak Djokovic in the 2012 Australian Open final but says his loss in Melbourne this year hurt more.

Wine maker and entrepreneur: What Amelie Mauresmo did next updated 130 days ago

Amelie Mauresmo wants a second life -- one away from tennis.

Top-ranked Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams drafted in IPTL league updated 132 days ago

The draft for the first edition of International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) Sunday has attracted the top ranked players in the men's and women's game, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams.

Grigor Dimitrov on the rise after 'inspired' Acapulco triumph updated 133 days ago

Grigor Dimitrov backed up his undoubted talent with a gutsy display to beat South Africa's Kevin Anderson in a three-hour final at the ATP Tour event in Mexico.

Roger Federer claims sixth Dubai title updated 133 days ago

Roger Federer came from set down against Tomas Berdych to claim a sixth Dubai Duty Free Championships title on Saturday.

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic among those confirmed for exhibition league updated 134 days ago

Some big names are in -- and some are out -- for the inaugural edition of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL).

Maria Sharapova, Li Na opt out of fledgling exhibition league updated 135 days ago

The fledgling International Premier Tennis League suffered a blow when two of the world's most recognized female athletes snubbed the event.

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