Tennis

Coco Gauff says she had depression a year before stunning Wimbledon run

Coco Gauff reached the last 16 at Wimbledon in 2019, losing to eventual champion Simona Halep Coco Gauff says she had depression because of the "pressure that she needed to do well" little more than a year...

BRAZILIAN TENNIS PLAYER DIEGO MATOS BANNED FOR LIFE FOR MATCH FIXING

Brazilian tennis player Diego Matos has been banned from professional tennis for life and fined $125,000 (£100,600) after being convicted of multiple match-fixing offences. Matos has also been ordered to repay...

ANDERSON TO SKIP REST OF 2019 SEASON

Kevin Anderson has said he will not play any more tennis this year to give himself enough time to recover from injury. The South African, who dropped one place to 18 in the latest ATP world rankings, has not played...

Rafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam title

Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals. Spain's Nadal, 33, won 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 against the fifth seed in...

Dubai Championships: World number one Naomi Osaka will learn to deal with fame says Kei Nishikori

Kei Nishikori spent part of 2018 injured, starting his season a month late with a Challenger, He started 2019 with the Brisbane trophy, his 12th title. Kei Nishikori is confident his Japanese compatriot Naomi...

Roger Federer Takes Century Quest ‘home’ to Dubai Championships

Roger Federer will being his quest for a record eighth Dubai title as he takes a 14-0 record into his first-round contest on Monday night against longtime friend and rival Philipp Kohlschreiber. Roger Federer heads...

Andy Murray: Judy Murray backs her son to return to tennis after undergoing hip surgery

Andy Murray could return to competitive tennis after undergoing hip resurfacing surgery last month but the former world number one also knows his career might already be over, his mother Judy has...

Roger Federer isn’t the GOAT, and neither is Rafael Nadal nor Novak Djokovic

Shortly after Novak Djokovic mastered Rafael Nadal at this year's Australian Open final to lock down his 15th Grand Slam singles title, the simmering GOAT debate came to a boil again. We immediately asked whether we...

Novak Djokovic Admits He Almost Gave Tennis Away After His 2017 Injury

Novak Djokovic has been red hot since his return from injury last year but the Serbian superstar dropped a bombshell about his state of mind. 15-time grand slam champion Novak Djokovic has revealed just how close he...

5 Strong Success Lessons From Serena Williams

Serena Williams is arguably the best female tennis player of all time. At the age of 37, she still has the skills to win championships; even with younger players coming through, her sheer will and dominant energy prove...