| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Gene Mako, who won doubles championships at the United States Open and Wimbledon, died Friday of pneumonia. He was 97.
Mako, who graduated from Glendale High in 1932, died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:12 PM
Andy Murray still doesn't pack 'em in, even on a sultry desert-perfect night in a big-time tennis event. Not even when he has taken his game to a level projected by many to be unreachable by the always-solid Scot.
In Murray's case, the perception hasn't...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:51 AM
On a long day of tennis in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, fifth-seeded former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic was among the casualties in matches that finished during daylight hours. She lost in a three-set battle, 4-6, 6-4,...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Caroline Wozniacki made it back to the BNP Paribas Open women's final at Indian Wells on Friday night, fighting her way through a 2-hour 28-minute marathon that was mostly distinguishable by moonballs and service breaks.
Eighth-seeded Wozniacki of...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 9:05 PM
On a hot summer-like Sunday afternoon, in a stadium that rises out of the Southern California desert like a huge misplaced castle, Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal slid onto his back and into the bright lights of his sport once again.
It was match point...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:34 PM
PALOS VERDES ESTATES — As members of the Corona del Mar High boys' tennis team finished off their nonleague match at Palos Verdes on Wednesday, they naturally were hungry.
Palos Verdes parents were grilling burgers near the tennis court. Some of...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 10:19 PM
Jarmere Jenkins, who nearly won an NCAA tournament “triple crown” in May in his final tournament representing Virginia, will face Tabb High graduate and incumbent Christopher Newport No. 1 player Chiraag Shetty at the Central Virginia...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Down three in the third the Heat opens up a can on the Spurs, outscoring them 33-5 over the next twelve minutes to ties the NBA Final at 1-1 heading back to San Antonio for the next three games. San Antonio didn’t get much from Tim...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:42 PM
Opinions and arguments as to whom the best athlete to come out of the Pasadena area can be found around town from barbershops to basketball courts.
Recently, the CIF Southern Section entered the debate, at least on the high school level, when the...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Aaaahhh, Serena and Venus Williams.
I know it isn't exactly a frock-doc, but the movie "Venus and Serena" opens this weekend in SoFla (O Cinema in Miami Shores) after recently premiering at the Miami International Film Festival.
No, it isn't about...
| May 18, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Serena Williams continued her career-best winning streak, now at 23 matches, on Saturday to advance to the Italian Open championship match in Rome.
The top-ranked American stopped Simona Halep of Romania, 6-3, 6-0, in the semifinals and will try to...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:21 PM
About 15 miles west from here, Tom Shaw is whipping the latest batch of college football standouts into shape as they prepare to enter the first phase of their NFL dream.
Here at the Orange Tree Country Club in Dr. Phillips, 17-year-old Stephen Watson...