| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:45 PM
What you need to know about the 2014 Wimbledon Championships.
When: Play begins Monday. The women’s singles final is scheduled for July 5; the men’s singles final is July 6. There are no matches scheduled for the two-week tournament’...
| May 23, 2014
| 5:16 AM
| Apr 6, 2014
| 1:00 PM
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Andrea Petkovic ended a surprising week at the Family Circle Cup by winning her first WTA tournament in three years, outlasting Jana Cepelova for a 7-5, 6-2 victory Sunday.
Petkovic was once ranked ninth in the world before several...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:54 PM
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- No. 1-ranked Rafael Nadal and No. 2 Novak Djokovic advanced to the Sony Open final without playing a point Friday.
Both received walkovers when their semifinal opponents withdrew for health reasons. That left Nadal and Djokovic...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:59 PM
La tenista estadounidense Serena Williams se mantenía como líder de la clasificación mundial de la WTA con una cómoda ventaja sobre su más cercana escolta, la bielorrusa Victoria Azarenka.
Al margen del ránking en la cancha, Williams figura también...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 11:11 PM
NEW YORK — Sloane Stephens did her part.
She took all the space away from fellow American Jamie Hampton, commanded the court with her ferocious forehand and never let down for a moment.
Stephens needed only 63 minutes to beat the 23rd-seeded...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:39 AM
In her fourth and final year on Batavia’s varsity tennis team, Jenny Mizikar is keen on making history. Aside from wanting to help her team win its fourth conference title in as many years, head coach Brad Nelson says that Mizikar needs 21 wins this...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:46 PM
ESPN's gamble to serve more tennis appears to be paying off as the sports network said last weekend's Wimbledon championship matches produced some of the highest ratings for tennis in ESPN's 33-year history.
Last year, ESPN began providing TV coverage...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Marion Bartoli, a French tennis veteran with the IQ of a genius and recently crowned Wimbledon women's champion, had little to say in the wake of a sexist remark about her looks by way of comparison to Maria Sharapova, a lanky blond from Russia.
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
WIMBLEDON, England — There's nothing conventional about Marion Bartoli on a tennis court.
Her serve is anything but smooth. She pounds the ball with two hands from both sides, styled after Monica Seles. She can't stand still between points,...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Former Florida football coach Urban Meyer has ended his silence and is defending himself as well as the Gators' coaching staff against allegations that murder suspect Aaron Hernandez, a former tight end with the New England Patriots, received any...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Twin brothers Bob and Mike Bryan became the first men's doubles team to hold all four Grand Slam tournament titles on the professional level after winning the Wimbledon championship on Saturday.
The Camarillo natives defeated Ivan Dodig of Croatia and...