4:44 pm July 2, 2015 | No Comment
Madrid. Spanish tennis federation president Jose Luis Escanuela opted to stand down on Thursday, one day after he was suspended for failing to cooperate in a government probe into the organisation’s finances. The decision, announced in a statement published in the Marca sports daily, comes after Spain’s disciplinary committee for sports (TAD) suspended Escanuela indefinitely over […]
3:19 pm July 2, 2015 | No Comment
Male tennis players from the United States are almost as rare as hen's teeth at Wimbledon this year, but a hawk native to North and South America definitely rules the roost when it comes to clearing the championship courts of pigeons.
10:34 am June 30, 2015 | No Comment
Venus Williams blazed a trail for Wimbledon's elders on the opening day of the championships on Monday with a 6-0 6-0 hammering of fellow American Madison Brengle.
4:14 pm June 29, 2015 | No Comment
Rafa Nadal and David Ferrer along with other high-profile figures in Spanish tennis have signed an open letter criticizing their federation over the poor running of the sport in the latest development of an ongoing feud.
4:05 pm June 28, 2015 | No Comment
Such has been Serena Williams's iron-fisted dominance of women's tennis that the American is one Wimbledon title away from achieving a "Serena Slam" and halfway towards completing a rare calendar Grand Slam.
1:26 pm June 28, 2015 | No Comment
Being a member of tennis' Big Four might be the burning ambition of many players but Stan Wawrinka is in no rush to join the ranks and redefine that club as the Fab Five.
2:32 pm June 19, 2015 | No Comment
Serena Williams has a great chance to sweep to victory at Wimbledon and hold all four grand slam titles at the same time but she must raise her consistency, former champions Chris Evert and John McEnroe said on Thursday.
12:09 am June 8, 2015 | No Comment
There were no jeers this time as Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka defied the odds to win the French Open with a courageous 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 victory over world number one Novak Djokovic in an enthralling final on Sunday.