Serena Williams: Umpires considering BOYCOTT of tennis ace's next match – 'They’re scared'

Serena Williams was beaten in the US Open final last week by Japan’s Naomi Osaka in straight sets. However, the American star’s behaviour made the majority of headlines in which she was given a code violation after her coach Patrick Mourataoglu appeared to be instructing her from the stands. The former world No 1 then […]

Billie Jean King: Serena Williams' treatment at U.S. Open proves double standard in tennis

Billie Jean King says there's a double standard in tennis when it comes to rules applied to women compared to men. Serena Williams was penalized a game for calling the chair umpire a thief during an extended argument as the U.S. Open women's final. Watch the controversial decision from the chair empire: Williams was given […]

Tennis must respond to Serena furore

DEPENDING on the person and the perspective, there were all sorts of ways of viewing and interpreting what went on between Serena Williams and chair umpire Carlos Ramos during the US Open final. Here’s what the big-picture takeaway should be: Tennis needs a commissioner to oversee all aspects of the sport, someone to make sure […]

Tennis ace Kyrgios at center of umpire ‘pep talk’ row at US Open

Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios has found himself at the center of scandal again, after apparently receiving a “pep talk” from the umpire in his second-round game at the US Open. Kyrgios was 6-4, 3-0 down to Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert and appeared to be putting minimum effort into the match – something he has been […]

Volley of outrage over tennis star Konta’s plan to build in Pooh forest

The 27-year-old British number one wants to transform a bungalow in Ashdown Forest into a four-bed home for her parents. But conservation charity the Woodland Trust has branded the plans “insensitive”, fearing the work will destroy some of the ancient woodland. The Government’s National Planning Policy Framework says any development involving the destruction of ancient […]

Eugenie Bouchard posts sexy ‘wet t-shirt’ video, teasing fans amidst tennis comeback

Eugenie Bouchard, 24, is the stunning Canadian tennis player known just as much for her good looks as she is her tennis career. The tennis professional has made a name for herself in the modelling industry, posing twice for the annual Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. Despite winning in the looks department, her tennis game has […]

How to get rid of tennis elbow: Four ways to improve symptoms and speed up recovery

Tennis elbow is common and causes pain around the outside of the elbow. While many people associate the condition with the sport, it can actually be the result of every day activities. Anyone can get it, but tennis elbow is nothing to worry about as it usually clears up on its own. You may experience […]

French tennis player Benoit Paire had an epic meltdown, breaking 3 rackets

Carolyn Kaster/AP French tennis player Benoit Paire, ranked 55th in the world, had a major meltdown at the Citi Open.  He smashed his racket on the court four times, breaking it, and later chucked it away.  He went on to smash another racket and tossed the broken rackets onto the court for a ball boy to […]

Eugenie Bouchard enjoys tantalising night out in Marrakech after tennis dreams are dashed

Eugenie Bouchard, 24, is the stunning blonde tennis player, known just as much for her appearances on the court as off. She has posed twice for the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, cementing her sports babe status. The 24-year-old has been putting a lot of work into reviving her tennis career lately, making a big […]