Novak Djokovic’s large lead in the rollicking Wimbledon final was slipping away, due in no small part to Roger Federer’s regal presence and resurgent play. No man has won tennis’ oldest major tournament more often […]
Andy Murray’s reign as Wimbledon champion ended Wednesday with a straight-set loss in the quarterfinals to Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov, who is making his breakthrough after years of being touted as the game’s next top player. […]
Roger Federer won a record sixth Dubai Championships – and 78th career title – by beating Tomas Berdych 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the final on Saturday. Federer, who maintains a home in Dubai, delighted a […]
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For a full two sets and nine games, Roger Federer was the picture of poise, picking up half-volleys with vintage panache and placing winners past Andy Murray. Then, in the bounce of a ball – […]
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LONDON (AP) Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will have surgery on a long-standing back problem and miss the rest of the season. “The aim is to be fully fit for the new season,” said a statement […]
LONDON (AP) The Davis Cup’s oldest rivalry will resume next year when the United States hosts Britain. The teams met in the first Davis Cup match in 1900, with the Americans going on to win […]
NEW YORK (AP) Rafael Nadal was not quite ready to contemplate his place in tennis history. It had been less than two hours since a gripping victory over Novak Djokovic earned Nadal his second U.S. […]
NEW YORK (AP) The stakes are always high, the encounters always memorable. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have built the best rivalry in tennis on a mountain of big-time matches, the likes of which they’ll […]
NEW YORK (AP) Serena Williams won her first major title at the 1999 U.S. Open, when she was just 17. She won her 17th at the same site, at age 31. Given the way she’s […]
NEW YORK (AP) There’s video evidence out there that Rafael Nadal did, indeed, lose a tennis match to Richard Gasquet. OK, so it was half a lifetime ago, and it was at a tournament in […]