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...
Serena Williams celebrates defeating Simona Halep (AFP Photo/Mike Hewitt)

Serena Williams fended off a determined challenge from Simona Halep, downing the fifth-seeded Romanian 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the US Open semi-finals. World number one Williams, seeking a record seventh US Open title and 23rd Grand Slam...
© AFP / by Dave James | Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates a point against Andy Murray of Great Britain during their 2016 US Open men's singles quarterfinals match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2016 in New York

Kei Nishikori stunned Andy Murray to reach the US Open semi-finals, holding his nerve in a breathtaking final set to move two wins away from becoming the first Asian man to capture a Grand Slam singles title. Japanese star Nishikori...
Serena Williams of the US serves to Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan during their US Open fourth round match,

Serena Williams broke through another barrier on Monday, her 308th Grand Slam match win taking her past Roger Federer for the most in major tournaments and into the quarter-finals of the US Open. "Wow, it's really exciting," Williams said of...
Andy Murray

Second seed and 2012 champion Andy Murray crushed Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 to reach a sixth US Open quarter-final Monday, clocking up a personal fast serve record in the process. The 29-year-old reigning Wimbledon and Olympic champion stormed...