Novak Djokovic just beat Roger Federer in one of the best tennis matches you’ll see all year

Justin Setterfield/Getty Images Novak Djokovic just beat Roger Federer in one of the year’s best matches. Saturday’s Paris Masters semifinal featured high quality tennis, and you can watch Federer’s amazing shank shot, and Djokovic’s incredible precision, in some of the highlights below. But after a three hour slugathon between two heavyweight greats of the game, […]

‘Some days it’s hard to even get out of bed’: Tennis star Wozniacki reveals arthritis battle

Former female tennis world number one Caroline Wozniacki has revealed her shock at being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis before the US Open this year, opening up on her battle with the disorder. The reigning Australian Open champion revealed the diagnosis following her loss to Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina in the final round of group play at […]

Ukrainian tennis twins handed life bans for match-fixing

Ukrainian brothers Gleb and Vadim Alekseenko have been given life bans from tennis for fixing multiple matches between June 2015 and January 2016. Read more The twins were also fined $ 250,000 after being found guilty of multiple match-fixing violations during an investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit. The brothers, who are both ranked outside […]

German tennis ace Zverev terrifies ballboy with celebration at Shanghai Masters (VIDEO)

Published time: 10 Oct, 2018 13:04 German tennis star Alexander Zverev gave a ballboy the fright of his life when he let out a massive roar while celebrating a point winner during his second-round match at the Shanghai Masters in China. READ MORE: ‘Disgusting’: Spaniard Fernando Verdasco under fire for berating ball boy The world number […]

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 […]