Category: Tennis

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staffSeptember 12, 2018

Newspaper reprints controversial cartoon of Serena Williams

A controversial cartoon of Serena Williams that has been widely condemned as a racist depiction of the tennis great has ...

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staffSeptember 10, 2018

Williams’ claims of sexism backed by WTA

Serena Williams’ claims of sexism in the US Open final have been backed by the governing body of women’s tennis. ...

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staffSeptember 9, 2018

Serena fined $17,000 after US Open final outburst

Serena Williams has been fined $17,000 by the U.S. Tennis Association in the wake her outburst during a controversial U.S. ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2018

US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka wins title after Serena Williams outburst

Naomi Osaka won the US Open after an angry Serena Williams accused the umpire of being a “thief” in some ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2018

Injured Nadal stops, del Potro back in US Open final

Defending champion Rafael Nadal retired from his U.S. Open semifinal because of a painful right knee after dropping the opening ...

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staffAugust 4, 2018

Serena Williams withdraws from Rogers Cup

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Rogers Cup in Montreal for “personal reasons”, Tennis Canada said on Saturday, delaying the ...

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staffAugust 1, 2018

Williams handed worst defeat of her career in San Jose

Serena Williams suffered the most lopsided loss of her career at the WTA San Jose event Tuesday, losing the final ...

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staffJuly 14, 2018

Kerber beats Williams 6-3, 6-3 to win 1st Wimbledon title

Angelique Kerber won her first Wimbledon championship by stopping Serena Williams’ bid for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title. Kerber ...

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staffJune 10, 2018

Awe-inspiring Nadal claims record-extending 11th French Open title

Rafael Nadal beat Austrian seventh seed Dominic Thiem 6-4 6-3 6-2 to claim a record-extending 11th French Open title on ...

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staffJune 5, 2018

French Open 2018 – Marco Cecchinato in semi-finals

Novak Djokovic is out of the French Open after Italy’s Marco Cecchinato beat him to reach the semi-finals in a ...