Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal insists he can still compete with the best in the world for "many years to come" after opening his tennis academy alongside Roger Federer in Mallorca on Wednesday. Nadal and Federer have slipped down the world rankings this...
Andy Murray

Andy Murray has never been the most fashionable member of tennis's 'Big Four', but he finally looks the part as he zeroes in on the world number one spot. Winning back-to-back titles in China without dropping a set tells its...
Maria Sharapova

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova hailed the reduction of her two-year doping ban on Tuesday as one of the "happiest days" of her life, immediately targeting a return to action in April 2017. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)...
Russia's Sharapova is a five-time Grand Slam winner

Maria Sharapova will find out on Tuesday if her two-year doping ban will be overturned, says the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas). The five-time Grand Slam winner, 29, was banned by the International Tennis Federation after testing positive for...
Davis Cup: Leon Smith 'extremely proud' despite Great Britain's defeat by Argentina

Great Britain Davis Cup captain Leon Smith said he was "extremely proud" of his team after the 3-2 semi-final defeat by Argentina in Glasgow.Britain hit back from 2-0 down to force a decider, but Leonardo Mayer beat Dan Evans...
Maria Sharapova

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said Tuesday it would deliver an appeal verdict on the two-year doping ban for Maria Sharapova in early October. The 29-year-old Russian tested positive for the banned medication meldonium during January's Australian Open....
Stan Wawrinka

Stan Wawrinka's US Open triumph over world number one Novak Djokovic gave him a third Grand Slam title in as many, finals, but the 31-year-old Swiss says they don't get any easier. Wawrinka, described by Djokovic as a player who...
Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic's strange US Open path took another odd turn Friday as the defending champion defied stultifying humidity and the controversial tactics of Gael Monfils to book a title showdown with Stan Wawrinka. World number one and defending champion Djokovic...
Novac US OPEN

Novak Djokovic heads into the US Open semi-finals as the overwhelming favourite to go on and lift a third title in New York, but Kei Nishikori, Stan Wawrinka and Gael Monfils are potential road blocks. World number one Djokovic takes...
Tennis

Angelique Kerber marked her elevation to the world number one ranking by reaching the US Open final on Friday with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Caroline Wozniacki. The 28-year-old left-hander, who won the Australian Open in January and was Wimbledon...