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 …

Match Fixing

The One Thing Tennis Superstar Madison Keys Always Travels With (Besides Her Tennis Racquet)

Madison Keys, 23, is the No. 12-ranked women’s singles tennis player on the circuit (recently making it to the third round at Wimbledon), which means …

Madison Keys

Roger Federer lost his iconic 'RF' logo when he terminated his contract with Nike — but he wants it back

Roger Federer left Nike for a lesser-known brand in a deal reportedly worth $22 million a year, but the decision has seemingly come at a cost.<p>This is because the tennis star's "RF" branding, personalised for Federer himself, is apparently still attached to Nike — but Federer wants it back.<p>"The 'RF' …

Roger Federer

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 …

Sports

British Open 2018: Russell Knox feels the heat playing next to Tiger

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland—Russell Knox punched his ticket to the Open Championship by finishing second at the French Open a few weeks ago, an event that’s part of the claret jug's qualifying series. His reward? A tee time with Tiger Woods and Hideki Matsuyama. Way to treat one of your own, Scotland. …

Golf

She's made history at Wimbledon, now South Africa wheelchair tennis star has her eyes on the top spot

<b>Lagos, CNN (CNN) —</b> Kgothatso Montjane has achieved many of her childhood dreams.<p>The South African wheelchair tennis star has played in over 30 major tournaments. She successfully defended her Swiss Open title in July and has now made history as the first black woman from South Africa to compete at …

South Africa

Meghan Markle Let Kate Middleton Take the Lead During Their First Outing Together

There was "no rivalry" between the two, a source said.<p>Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle made their first appearance together sans princes this past weekend at the Wimbledon women's singles finals, and from the looks of it in pictures, they had a great time. Sources said that even though Meghan is …

Prince William

Here's who won big at Wednesday night's ESPY Awards

The 2018 ESPY Award show on Wednesday night in Los Angeles was filled with laughter and tears.<p>More than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by a former …

Sports

Baseline: WATCH: Pliskova gets married to Michal Hrdlicka

Jsme svoji ❤️ Mr. & Mrs. Hrdličkovi ????????????????<p>A post shared by Michal Hrdlička (@michal_hrdlicka) on Jul 19, 2018 at 9:01am PDT<p>Karolina …

Top 10

Stories of the Open Era: International Tennis Hall of Fame

As the class of 2018 International Tennis Hall of Fame (ITHF) induction ceremony rapidly approaches, Tennis Channel's <i>Stories of the Open Era</i> looks …

Hall of Fame

Former Manchester City Forward Makes Big Claim About New Signing Riyad Mahrez

​Former ​Manchester City player Craig Bellamy has made a bold claim regarding new signing Riyad Mahrez, the 39-year-old telling the Daily Star that …

Soccer

Berdych to miss US Open

Czech tennis ace Tomas Berdych has been forced to skip next month’s US Open and the warm up events that precede it due to persistent back …

Sports (India)

Podcast: Putting a Bow on Wimbledon 2018 and Looking Ahead to the Summer Hardcourt Season

<i>On the Beyond the Baseline Podcast,</i> Sports Illustrated <i>executive editor, Tennis Channel commentator and host Jon Wertheim takes fans between the lines</i> …

Sports

Novak’s Wimbledon Letter

Dear Family & Friends,<p>I am writing this message between nappy change and a dinosaurs book.<p>I wish to share, with all of you, how it felt to go through …

Novak Djokovic

Bouchard advances to Swiss Open quarters

GSTAAD, Switzerland — A resilient Eugenie Bouchard converted on her seventh match-point opportunity in a 7-6 (2), 7-6 (7) win over eighth-seed …

Eugenie Bouchard

Kevin Anderson on mental strength, net play, and the US Open

South Africa's Kevin Anderson has credited mental conditioning for his ability to focus for nearly seven hours during his epic Wimbledon semifinal …

U.S. Open (Tennis)

Upper East Siders are sick of this expensive tennis bubble

Prime public park land under the Queensboro Bridge in Manhattan will remain a privately run tennis bubble – despite years of protest from locals and …

New York City

Wheelchair competition to feature six events in 2018

The US Open’s 50th anniversary will also include the 11th edition of wheelchair competition at the event, with six tournaments set to play out from …

U.S. Open (Tennis)

Bouchard battles past Golubic in Gstaad

Viktorija Golubic prepares to unleash a one-handed backhand against Eugenie Bouchard at the 2018 Ladies Championship Gstaad (Robert Hradil/RvS …

WTA Tour

Serena Williams' victories are wins for working moms everywhere

Serena Williams won before she even stepped a tennis shoe on the Wimbledon grass last weekend.<p>No matter that she came in second to Angelique Kerber …

Opinion

Make Way for the other Tennis God: Djokovic Rises at Wimbledon - Tennis Now

By Chris Oddo | Thursday July 19, 2018<p>Novak Djokovic returned to the Grand Slam winner's circle at Wimbledon, and his victory could be the beginning …

Rafael Nadal

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 …

Roger Federer

Veteran Indian tennis star Leander Paes wins first match after returning to Tour at ATP Hall of Fame Open

<b>New Delhi:</b> Veteran Indian star Leander Paes, who missed the entire clay and the grass court season, made a winning return to competitive tennis with …

Hall of Fame

Here's How Serena Williams Has Managed To Spend Every Single Day With Her Baby

It makes sense that someone as wildly successful as Serena Williams would be good at time management — but apparently she's Olympic-level good at it. …

BNP Paribas Open

Grand Slam title winners shake up WTA rankings race like never before

Heading into the semifinals of Wimbledon this year, the four WTA players left in the draw had 12 titles between them—since the start of 2016.<p>Serena …

Top 10

ATP World Tour 250, Bastad Men's Singles Seeds Progress

Jul 19 (OPTA) - Seeds Progress from the ATP World Tour 250, Bastad Men's Singles matches on Thursday .. Seeds .. Seed Round Rslt Opponent Score 1 …

David Ferrer

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 …

Australian Open (Tennis)

Jung: 'It's Pretty Unbelievable' | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Entering this week, Jason Jung had never won a match on the ATP World Tour. But on Wednesday, when he turned to the crowd at the Dell Technologies …

ATP World Tour

Serena Williams has never spent a day away from her daughter

Serena Williams is very attached to her baby, Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr.<p>“319 days since I gave birth to this amazing baby @OlympiaOhanian,” the …

Serena Williams

Sloane Stephens wins ESPY 2018 Best Female Tennis Player Award - Women's Tennis Blog

Wearing a sexy red suit and stilettos, <b>Sloane Stephens</b> showed up at Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 18th, in Los Angeles to pick up her <b>2018 ESPY</b> …

Roland Garros