Tennis

Federer playing French Open with eye on Wimbledon, says McEnroe

Federer, who due to injury or schedule preference has not competed on the clay courts at Roland Garros in four of the ...

National wheelchair teams intensify preps ahead of qualifier

"European nations will be some of the formidable teams to look out for based on player pedigree and experience and we ...

Barcelona test can be a platform to success in claycourt season, says Nadal

The 34-year-old, who claimed a record-extending 12th Barcelona title, suffered a back injury in Melbourne earlier this ...

Halep targets Stuttgart success on return to clay

The Romanian pulled out of Miami, her first tournament since a quarter-final exit at the Australian Open in February, ...

Shock win over Nadal leaves Rublev with little time to rest

“When I confirmed to play Barcelona, it was right before the match with Rafa,” Rublev told reporters with a smile after ...

Nadal, Djokovic still find it difficult to maintain their intensity

“The crowd helps you to keep going. You want to show that you are in good shap,'—Nadal

Williams signs a first-look TV deal with Amazon

Serena has transformed her sport and become one of the most inspiring athletes

Medvedev tests Covid-19 positive, out of Monte Carlo Masters

“It’s a big disappointment not to play in Monte-Carlo,” said the 25-year-old.

Sinner on right path to becoming a champion, says Djokovic

Djokovic has not played since his record-extending ninth Australian Open title in Melbourne in February but does not ...

After Miami high, Barty ready for slow transition to clay

The Australian spent most of the last year at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Miami was her first tournament ...

I’m here to win, not just reach finals, says disappointed Sinner

The 19-year-old would have been the Miami event’s youngest winner had he defeated Hurkacz but lost 7-6(4) 6-4 to the ...

French Open postponement a possibility, says sports minister

The French Open, which last year was postponed by four months and took place in front of limited crowds, is due to ...

Barty, Andreescu set up first career meeting in Miami final

Australian Barty spent the last year at home because of the Covid-19 pandemic and Miami is her first tournament abroad ...

Owegi advances to second round of World Tour event in Accra

Owegi dominated the match from the start as her punishing serves and returns proved too much for the Egyptian.

Owegi to grace junior tournament in Accra

Owegi hopes to play many other tournaments despite the challenge caused by Covid 19- pandemic across the continent

Not much love for Covid-19 vaccine at Miami Open

“So far I don’t really trust it,” Sabalenka told reporters following her fourth round 6-1 6-2 mugging of Marketa ...

Depth in women’s game no surprise for top players

World number two Osaka, who has won four of the last six Grand Slams held on hardcourts, was not surprised there had ...