Five times luck has played a part in sportThe outcome of most sporting event is decided by the level of skill or sheer determination, but there have been times when pure luck has influenced a sporting result.
Sep 11, 16:56
Rafael Nadal not eyeing Roger Federer record after US Open joyWorld number one Rafael Nadal suggests that Roger Federer is currently too far ahead in terms of career Grand Slam titles to think about overtaking the Swiss.
Sep 11, 14:27
Result: Rafael Nadal eases past Kevin Anderson to win US OpenRafael Nadal registers a straight-sets win over Kevin Anderson to win the US Open for the third time in his career.
Sep 11, 09:15
Result: Rafael Nadal to face Kevin Anderson in US Open finalRafael Nadal and Kevin Anderson will contest the US Open final after they claimed four-set victories on Friday.
Sep 9, 09:15
Result: Juan Martin del Potro stuns Roger Federer in US Open quarter-finalsRoger Federer misses out on a place in the US Open semi-finals after losing out in four sets to Juan Martin del Potro.
Sep 7, 09:17
Andy Murray expects to miss remainder of season due to injuryAndy Murray does not expect to return to the court again in a competitive event this season due to an ongoing hip complaint.
Sep 6, 11:07
Roger Federer expects "different" Juan Martin del Potro match at US OpenRoger Federer insists that his quarter-final showdown with Juan Martin del Potro will not be a replica of their 2009 final at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 5, 13:57
Result: Rafael Nadal ousts Alexandr Dolgopolov to reach US Open quarter-finalsRafael Nadal takes less than two hours to beat Alexandr Dolgopolov and grab a place in the quarter-finals of the US Open.
Sep 4, 19:39
Result: Rafael Nadal cruises through in US Open first roundWorld number one Rafael Nadal books his place in the second round of the US Open with a straight-sets victory over Dusan Lajovic.
Aug 29, 22:17
Andy Murray pulls out of US Open due to hip injuryAndy Murray is forced to pull out of next week's US Open due to the hip injury that has plagued his season.
Aug 26, 20:16
Andy Murray draws Tennys Sandgren at US OpenFormer world number one Andy Murray is drawn to play American Tennys Sandgren in the US Open first round.
Aug 25, 17:47
Rafael Nadal to become world number one for first time since July 2014Rafael Nadal will become world number one for the first time since July 2014 after Roger Federer withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters.
Aug 14, 19:48
Andy Murray withdraws from Cincinnati MastersAndy Murray announces his withdrawal from next week's Cincinnati Masters due to an ongoing hip injury.
Aug 9, 18:29
Stanislas Wawrinka to miss US Open to undergo knee surgeryThree-time Grand Slam winner Stanislas Wawrinka will miss the rest of 2017 after deciding to undergo knee surgery.
Aug 4, 16:13
Andy Murray withdraws from Rogers CupWorld number one Andy Murray is forced to withdraw from the Rogers Cup in Montreal due to a hip injury.
Aug 3, 20:30
Wimbledon men's final preview: Roger Federer vs. Marin CilicSports Mole previews Sunday's Wimbledon men's final between seven-time champion Roger Federer and first-time finalist Marin Cilic.
Jul 15, 23:31
Result: Roger Federer reaches 11th Wimbledon final with win over Tomas BerdychRoger Federer beats Tomas Berdych in straight sets to reach his 11th Wimbledon final.
Jul 14, 18:48
Roger Federer sends message to rivals who crashed out of WimbledonRoger Federer sends a message to his rivals after the Wimbledon campaigns of Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic ended before the semi-final stage.
Jul 12, 18:58
Result: Roger Federer sails into Wimbledon semi-finals by beating Milos RaonicRoger Federer moves into the semi-finals at Wimbledon with a straight-sets win over last year's finalist Milos Raonic.
Jul 12, 18:26
Why Andy Murray has toughest draw at Wimbledon, despite Rafael Nadal exitDefending champion Andy Murray is no longer required to face Rafael Nadal in order to reach the Wimbledon final, but he still remains with the toughest draw at SW19.
Jul 11, 16:44
Result: Novak Djokovic eases into Wimbledon quarter-finalsThree-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic eases into the quarter-finals with a straight-sets win over Adrian Mannarino.
Jul 11, 14:27
Gilles Muller "glad" dramatic Wimbledon win over Rafael Nadal is overGilles Muller says that he is "just glad it's over" after beating Rafael Nadal in the fourth round of Wimbledon in a match that lasted almost five hours.
Jul 10, 21:20
Result: Rafael Nadal knocked out of Wimbledon by Gilles Muller in dramatic fourth roundGilles Muller knocks Rafael Nadal out of Wimbledon in a gruelling five-set battle in the fourth round.
Jul 10, 20:34
Roger Federer pleased to see 'big four' progress at WimbledonSeven-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer is pleased to see the 'big four' of himself, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal all reach the second week at SW19.
Jul 8, 23:00
Result: Aljaz Bedene's Wimbledon run ended by Gilles MullerBritain's Aljaz Bedene suffers a 7-6(4) 7-5 6-4 defeat to Gilles Muller in the third round of Wimbledon.
Jul 7, 14:24
Result: Rafael Nadal beats Donald Young to reach Wimbledon third roundTwo-time champion Rafael Nadal marks his return to Centre Court with a 6-4 6-2 7-5 victory over Donald Young to reach the third round at Wimbledon.
Jul 5, 21:27
Andy Murray returns to practice courts ahead of Wimbledon defenceAndy Murray is on course to win his battle against injury in time to face Alexander Bublik in the opening round of Wimbledon.
Jul 1, 16:58
Andy Murray to play lucky loser at WimbledonWorld number one Andy Murray will face a qualifier in the first round at this year's Wimbledon.
Jun 30, 10:09
Andy Murray named top seed in men's draw for WimbledonAndy Murray is named as the number one seed in the men's draw at Wimbledon as he prepares to defend his title.
Jun 28, 10:42
Juan Martin del Potro, Dan Evans pull out of Queen'sJuan Martin del Potro and home favourite Dan Evans withdraw from next week's Aegon Championships at Queen's due to injury.
Jun 16, 14:24
Rafael Nadal withdraws from Queen'sFormer world number one Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Aegon Championships at Queen's after being advised to rest ahead of Wimbledon.
Jun 14, 13:26
Rafael Nadal: 'It has been a perfect French Open'Rafael Nadal says his 2017 French Open campaign was "perfect" after scooping a record 10th title at Roland Garros with a straight-sets victory over Stanislas Wawrinka.
Jun 11, 22:40
Result: Rafael Nadal wins record 10th French Open titleRafael Nadal wins his 10th French Open title with a 6-2 6-3 6-1 victory over Stanislas Wawrinka at Roland Garros.
Jun 11, 16:27
Result: Rafael Nadal eases into French Open final with straight-sets winRafael Nadal books his place in the final of the French Open with a straight-sets win over Dominic Thiem.
Jun 9, 20:06
The Back Pages: Friday's newspapersPeruse the back pages of today's newspapers in the UK and across Europe.
Jun 9, 05:29
Result: Dominic Thiem stuns Novak Djokovic at French OpenDominic Thiem beats Novak Djokovic in straight sets in the French Open quarter-finals, to set up a last-four showdown with Rafael Nadal.
Jun 7, 12:30
Result: Rafael Nadal hammers Roberto Bautista Agut to reach French Open quartersRafael Nadal eases into a record-equalling 11th French Open quarter-final with a 6-1 6-2 6-2 win over Spanish compatriot Roberto Bautista Agut.
Jun 4, 17:29
Andy Murray to face Andrey Kuznetsov at French OpenTop seed Andy Murray will face world number 85 Andrey Kuznetsov in the first round of the French Open at Roland Garros.
May 26, 13:46
Marco Asensio: 'Rafael Nadal key to Real Madrid move'Marco Asensio claims that tennis player Rafael Nadal convinced Real Madrid president Florentino Perez to sign him from Mallorca.
May 26, 10:52
Result: Novak Djokovic powers past Dominic Thiem into Italian Open finalWorld number two Novak Djokovic cruises into the final of the Italian Open with a straightforward 6-1 6-0 victory over Dominic Thiem.
May 20, 20:44