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Exclusive: Wimbledon, Australian Open considering final-set tiebreaks

Sep 04 2018

NEW YORK Wimbledon and the Australian Open are considering introducing final-set tiebreaks in 2019.

Tsitsipas wants to bring ATP event back to Greece

Sep 02 2018

NEW YORK Stefanos Tsitsipas is hoping to use his rising fame and popularity to bring an ATP tournament back to Greece.

Serena returns to Wimbledon seeking eighth title

Jun 28 2018

Four weeks on from her run to the last 16 at the French Open, Serena Williams is back at Wimbledon, having missed last year's event as she prepared for the birth of her daughter.

Laver and King launched Wimbledon into new era

Jun 26 2018

LONDON In the debate about the greatest players of all time, the names of Rod Laver and Billie Jean King crop up again and again.

Give Serena Williams time to find top form, says Clijsters

May 26 2018

PARIS Former world number one Kim Clijsters believes Serena Williams will get back to the top, but warned it may take time for her to regain full strength after childbirth.

When Roland Garros embraced 'Open' grand slam tennis

May 25 2018

LONDON When the singles champions at this year's French Open each pocket their 2.2 million euros ($2.7 million) in prize money, they might spare a thought for the players who made it all possible.

Returning Serena Williams ready to deny Paris convention

May 23 2018

LONDON Convention would have it that to succeed on the gruelling clay courts of Roland Garros requires playing a stack of matches and having miles in your legs.

Tennis: Volatile times ahead as slams plan return to 16 seeds

Jan 24 2018

MELBOURNE, Jan 24 - Roger Federer took on Tomas Berdych in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Wednesday, a blockbuster clash at the business end of a grand slam event.

Meet the press: how Federer finds an edge where rivals see problems

Jan 20 2018

MELBOURNE, Maria Sharapova once used a pithy obscenity to describe them, Nick Kyrgios says he hates them, but every professional tennis player, when requested, has to do them.

Tennis: Returning Djokovic still managing elbow injury

Jan 13 2018

Jan 13 Former world number one Novak Djokovic admits his elbow is not yet 100 percent as the Serb prepares to return from six months out at the Australian Open.

World News

Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people after Easter bombings

Sri Lankan police are trying to track down 140 people believed linked to Islamic State, which claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday suicide bombings of churches and hotels that killed 253 people, President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday.