Tennis

New Zealand’s one-armed tennis player takes on Thailand

New Zealand’s one-armed tennis player...

June 09

BANGKOK — Under blazing tropical skies, Alex Hunt tosses the ball high into air and smashes down a serve at a Bangkok tennis court, a feat made possible by a carbon-fibre...

Serena Williams accepts a new challenge - in Silicon Valley

Serena Williams accepts a new...

May 24

SAN FRANCISCO — Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is...

Bouchard claims victory over Sharapova in thriller

Bouchard claims victory over...

May 09

MADRID — Eugenie Bouchard pulled off her first win over Maria Sharapova with a 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 triumph in the Madrid Open on Monday (May 8) in a thrilling contest full of tension...

Players ‘scared’ to criticise Sharapova, says Bouchard

Players ‘scared’ to criticise...

May 09

Madrid — Tennis player Eugenie Bouchard claimed plenty of other players on the WTA Tour share her outspoken views on Maria Sharapova’s return from a 15-month doping ban, but are...

Expect expecting Serena Williams to draw more sponsors on board

Expect expecting Serena Williams to...

April 21

DETRIOT - A pregnant Serena Williams makes the tennis superstar even more attractive to corporate sponsors, allowing her to extend her reach into maternity wear and motherhood...

Sharapova boxes clever as return nears

Sharapova boxes clever as return nears

February 02

MOSCOW — Maria Sharapova said on Wednesday (Feb 1) she refused to feel sorry for herself during her doping ban, occupying her time by studying at Harvard, writing a book and...