Australian Open (Tennis)

Manika Batra Hits Out at Air India After TT Squad Left Stranded at IGI Airport

India's table tennis star Manika Batra and six other top paddlers were on Sunday left stranded at the Indira Gandhi International Airport after being …

Table Tennis

Fognini Fends Off Gasquet For Båstad Title - Tennis Now

By Richard Pagliaro | Sunday, July 22, 2018<p>Fabio Fognini broke serve five times fighting off Richard Gasquet, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, to capture his seventh …

Tennis

Beyond Baseball: Lisa Bommarito-Kirkman helps Latin Loons players develop in life

When Great Lakes Loons outfielder Carlos Rincon came to the United States of America from the Dominican Republic as a 17-year-old, he only knew how …

Dominican Republic

Hyeon Chung primed for return at BB&T Atlanta Open

Hyeon Chung has had a rough season. After reaching the semifinals of the Australian Open in January, the South Korean player made the quarterfinals …

Tennis

Scouting Report: 30 Things To Watch In Atlanta, Gstaad & Hamburg | ATP World Tour | Tennis

The first hard-court event on the ATP World Tour since March takes place this week in Atlanta, while European clay-court action continues in Hamburg …

Tennis

Zeballos/Peralta Deny Fognini Båstad Double | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Julio Peralta and Horacio Zeballos captured their fifth team title on Sunday, defeating Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini 6-3, 6-4 to win the SkiStar …

Tennis

★★★★½ Mozart: Piano Concertos 25 & 27 (Piotr Anderszewski)

July 6, 2018<p>Life after Bach: Suzuki’s Missa Solemnis yields mixed results.<p>June 11, 2018<p>Two titans, poles apart, provide a satisfying way to celebrate …

Flute

Bryan Holds Strong Form; Marach/Pavic Lead The Pack | ATP World Tour | Tennis

At the conclusion of the second quarter of the 2018 ATP World Tour season, there have been plenty of talking points on the doubles court with the top …

Tennis

Andy Murray and why the era of the Big Four is over

<i>(Photo credit: Fred Romero)</i><p>The day after Djokovic sealed his fourth Wimbledon triumph, and thirteenth Grand Slam overall, Andy Murray fell to 839th …

Tennis

Pregnant Pippa Middleton displays her bump in a chic floral dress

Pregnant Pippa Middleton displays her blossoming baby bump in a chic floral dress as she walks her dogs near her home in Chelsea<p><b>The Duchess of</b> …

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

Who can claim the No. 1 spot in tennis? | The Star

In professional tennis these days, confusion reigns. Clarity is elusive.<p>Which makes it all terrifically compelling.<p>Usually, at any given time, there …

Tennis

Can Rafael Nadal Repeat Grand Slam Wins From Last Year?

Rafael Nadal is the defending champion in men’s singles at the US Open. Last year, he won both the French Open and the US Open.<p>Rafael Nadal is your …

Sports

Sloane wins at ESPYs as attention turns to US Open

Sloane Stephens is named Best Female Tennis Player at the ESPYs, Karolina Pliskova gets married and the tennis world begins to focus on the upcoming …

Tennis

Sweden battling to make its presence felt on the ATP tour again

At the Swedish Open in Bastad this week, the home crowd was nearly treated to a rare sight: one of its own defeating a highly ranked player.<p>In this …

Tennis

Wimbledon champion Kerber to defend Sydney title

Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber will defend her Sydney International title in January in preparation for next year's Australian Open, organisers …

Tennis

Angelique is magnifique

Serena Williams was expected to restore order in the Wimbledon final, but her German opponent flipped the script.

Tennis

Nick Kyrgios blazes a path for Harry Bourchier

"A lot of basketball and computer games - he plays a lot but I don’t really play too much. Just hanging out, lots of food to be honest, we enjoy food …

Nick Kyrgios

Can Andy Murray follow suit of the big 3?

Andy Murray made his comeback in Queens after almost a year of not playing competitively. He lost in his first match against Kyrgios, took a wildcard …

Tennis

Novak Djokovic writes open letter revealing struggles with vulnerability and mental hurdles he overcame for 'magical' Wimbledon success

Novak Djokovic has posted an open letter on his website about the mental hurdles he had to overcome to win this year's Wimbledon - the joy of which he described as "the most wonderful" of his career.<p>In a lengthy post, Djokovic reveals that he had doubts he would be able to return to the same level …

Tennis

Tennis World Reacts To Match-Fixing Exposé

Matt Chase for BuzzFeed News<p>What We Know So Far<p>BuzzFeed News and the BBC exposed secret files containing evidence of widespread match-fixing by …

Tennis

5 Never-Before-Seen Photos Capture The Importance Of Arthur Ashe's Historic 1968 US Open Win

No. 4 got us a little emotional.<p>Slide 1/7<p>Courtesy: ACC Art Books (Hannibal Publishing)<p>1. Crossing the Line: Arthur Ashe at the 1968 US Open<p>Photos …

Tennis

Novak Djokovic Is Novak Djokovic Again

A fatless and notably tall-headed man going by the name “Novak Djokovic” spent a lot of his time on tennis courts over the last 18-odd months, and …

Tennis

Australian Prisoners Talk About Their Secret Porn Collections

"Mia Khalifa is a jail favourite. Everyone wants Mia Khalifa videos."<p>The most sought-after but prohibited item in Australian prisons is a USB loaded with HD porn. Once the screws have finished the rounds and locked down the prisoners for the night, inmates burn their time watching Mia Khalifa on …

Swimming Pools

Roger Federer: Should we be concerned?

<i>(Photo credit: Boss Tweed)</i><p>2018 got off to the perfect start for Roger Federer. The Swiss star began it by drawing level with Roy Emerson and Novak …

Tennis

The Tennis Racket

<b>Secret files exposing</b> evidence of widespread match-fixing by players at the upper level of world tennis can today be revealed by BuzzFeed News and …

Corruption

Bucharest 2018: Thursday's Order of Play and Match Points

<b>MATCH POINTS</b><p>Anna Karolina Schmiedlova is the only former champion remaining in the draw, and the only non-Romanian champion in the tournament's …

Tennis

'Hunting' Tigers still wary of the threat from St Kilda

St Kilda have made two changes, bringing in Josh Battle and Seb Ross for injured duo Jimmy Webster and Jack Lonie.<p>Loading<p>The Saints' big win over the …

AFL

Tigers lose Houli, but regain defender Broad

Collingwood received a boost for tomorrow’s crunch match against North Melbourne at the MCG, with big man Mason Cox recalled after missing last …

Sport (Australia)

The Contenders 1980–1999 – Part Four - Professional Squash Association

<i>Nationality: Australia</i> <i><br>Months Spent at World No.1: 2</i> <i><br>World Championship Title Wins: 0</i> <i><br>World Championship Final Defeats: 5</i> <i><br>British Open Title Wins: 0</i></i> …

Squash

A Paralympic gold medallist says he came face-to-face with a naked Roger Federer in a locker room — and he accidentally saw his manhood

A paralympic gold medallist came face-to-face with a naked Roger Federer in a locker room, accidentally saw his manhood, and got so flustered he can't remember exactly what he said.<p>Federer has dominated tennis for decades. In that time he has won more Grand Slam titles than any other men's singles …

Tennis