| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:25 PM
In tennis, a bagel is defined as any set won by the score of six games to zip. It ain’t easy, winning a set that way, 6-0, not in high school JV, not at your local park against the retiree with the arthritic knees.
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:19 PM
The big boys came out to play Monday at Indian Wells. In a shocking development, the biggest left early.
Rafael Nadal, ranked No.1, seeded No. 1, winner here last year, usually close to unbeatable on the slower hard courts of this BNP Paribas Open...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:24 PM
A sport that needs every bit of personality it can get held its breath for a few minutes Tuesday at Indian Wells.
One of tennis' marquee names had departed from the BNP Paribas Open the day before, and out the door with upset victim Rafael Nadal went...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:42 AM
WIMBLEDON, England — No. 24 seed Jerzy Janowicz became the first Polish man to reach the semifinals of a Grand Slam tournament when he defeated Lukasz Kubot, 7-5, 6-4, 6-4, on Wednesday in an all-Polish quarterfinal match.
Janowicz, who is 22...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Ponte Vedra Beach is an unincorporated seaside community in St. Johns County, Florida, 18 miles southeast of downtown Jacksonville and 26 miles north of St. Augustine. It is an upmarket tourist resort best known for its association with golf. It is the...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:21 AM
The organizers of several tennis tournaments at the Delray Beach Tennis stadium are dreaming big — so big they want the city to give up part of its ownership to build a new stadium with retractable roof that could accommodate more tournaments,...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:15 PM
No. 3 seed Jarmere Jenkins, the top player on U.Va.’s NCAA championship team, beat Christopher Newport’s best returning player, rising sophomore Chiraag Shetty from Tabb High, 6-2, 6-2 in the Central Virginia Invitational Tennis Tournament&...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:10 AM
SPRINGFIELD, MO. — The Mylan World TeamTennis presented by GEICO completed its 2013 Marquee Player Draft earlier today. The Springfield Lasers, with the first overall pick of the draft, selected former World #1 and American tennis icon, Andy...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:39 PM
The Orange County Breakers selected Newport Beach resident Coco Vandeweghe and Orange native Steve Johnson in the World Team Tennis Roster Draft on Tuesday.
The Breakers were able to secure the rights to Vandeweghe, one of the top-100 ranked singles...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 2:53 PM
COSTA MESA — No. 3-seeded Bradley Klahn of Poway used his blistering forehand to devastating effect in the finals of the Costa Mesa Pro Classic Sunday, defeating Korea's Min Hyeok-Cho in straight sets.
The left-handed Klahn, 22, defeated Cho, 6-3,...
| May 6, 2013
| 11:40 PM
ORANGE — Steve Johnson was affectionately known as "Stevie" when he ruled the tennis courts at Orange High for three years.
Johnson returned to his alma mater Monday afternoon quite grown. He's a professional tennis player, one who is ranked No....
| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:02 PM
The demand for qualified sports dietitians and nutritionists is rapidly expanding as more high schools, colleges, professional teams and individual pro athletes incorporate nutrition into their training programs. The need is so great, the Academy of...