Tennis News

Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his men's singles final match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa during day seven of the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club on June 21, 2015
Andy Murray part of star-studded lineup to compete at Queen's in June
Defending champion Andy Murray will join 16 of the world's top 30 players to compete at Queen's next month.
18:09
Roger Federer in action at the Australian Open on January 26, 2016
Roger Federer withdraws from Madrid Masters
Roger Federer announces that he has pulled out of the Madrid Masters with a back injury.
May 2, 14:43
Dan Evans in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 19, 2016
Dan Evans moves into top 100 after victory in Taipei
British number four Dan Evans moves into the top 100 of the ATP world rankings for the first time in his career after winning a Challenger event in Taipei.
May 1, 18:13
Johanna Konta of Great Britain looks down in her match against Karolina Pliskova on March 15, 2016
British trio fall to defeat at Madrid Open
Johanna Konta, Heather Watson and Laura Robson all suffer defeat in the opening round of the Madrid Open.
May 1, 17:53
Rafael Nadal practises prior to the Australian Open on January 17, 2016
Rafael Nadal to carry Spain flag at Rio Olympics
Rafael Nadal is selected as Spain's flag bearer for the 2016 Rio Olympics, four years after he missed the London Games through injury.
Apr 27, 16:25
Rafael Nadal serves against Fabio Fognini during day five of the Barcelona Open on April 22, 2016
Rafael Nadal requests for drugs test results to be made public
Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal requests for all of his drugs test results to be made public by the International Tennis Federation.
Apr 26, 18:13
Rafael Nadal serves against Fabio Fognini during day five of the Barcelona Open on April 22, 2016
Rafael Nadal sues former minister over doping allegations
World number five Rafael Nadal sues Roselyne Bachelot over the ex-minister's doping claims.
Apr 25, 20:11
The mighty Rafael Nadal in action at the Barcelona Open on April 20, 2016
Rafael Nadal expecting "tough" Fabio Fognini test in Barcelona
World number five Rafael Nadal admits that he will have to be at his best in order to reach the final four of the Barcelona Open.
Apr 21, 21:43
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles second round match against Sam Querrey of the United States on day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon o
Jo Wilfried-Tsonga joins star-studded cast at Queen's
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga becomes the fourth top-10 player to commit to this summer's Aegon Championships at Queen's Club.
Apr 21, 11:55
Boris Becker watches the men's singles semifinal match between Rafael Nadal of Spain and Richard Gasquet of France on Day Thirteen of the 2013 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2013
Boris Becker slams Andy Murray as "out of order" for doping remarks
Boris Becker says that Andy Murray is "out of order" for admitting that he sometimes suspects his opponents of doping.
Apr 18, 10:35
Laura Robson of Great Britain reacts against Elena Vesnina of Russia during their Women's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015
Laura Robson to enter French Open main draw
Laura Robson will use her protected ranking of 58 to gain direct access to the main draw at the French Open.
Apr 14, 20:06
Andy Murray in action at Indian Wells on March 14, 2016
Andy Murray targets improvement at Monte Carlo
British number one Andy Murray admits that he was not at his best against Benoit Paire.
Apr 14, 19:29
Jiri Vesely celebrates defeating Novak Djokovic at the Monte Carlo Masters on April 13, 2016
Jiri Vesely admits he had "no idea" he could beat Novak Djokovic
Jiri Vesely admits that he had "no idea" he could topple world number one Novak Djokovic in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters.
Apr 13, 21:13
Juan Martin Del Potro celebrates his win against Paul-Henri Mathieu during their Swiss Indoors quarter-final tennis match on October 25, 2013
Juan Martin del Potro: "I was close to quitting tennis"
Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro concedes that he was "close" to retiring because of a persistent wrist injury.
Apr 7, 12:31
Former French tennis player Amelie Mauresmo speaks at a press conference on January 31, 2013.
Andy Murray: 'No Amelie Mauresmo rift'
Andy Murray insists that he has not fallen out with coach Amelie Mauresmo after she watched the loss to Grigor Dimitrov from a different part of the stadium to his team.
Mar 29, 09:55
Jamie Murray in action alongside Bruno Soares in the Australian Open men's doubles final on January 30, 2016
Jamie Murray to become first British tennis world number one
Jamie Murray will become the first British tennis player ranked number one in the world when the men's doubles standings are updated next month.
Mar 27, 20:47
Great Britain's Kyle Edmund on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Kyle Edmund looking forward to Novak Djokovic clash
British number three Kyle Edmund admits that he is looking forward to the challenge of facing Novak Djokovic in the second round of the Miami Masters.
Mar 25, 20:15
Roger Federer in action on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Roger Federer withdraws from Miami Open with a stomach virus
Roger Federer withdraws from his second-round match against Juan Martin del Potro at the Miami Open with a stomach virus.
Mar 25, 18:03
Roger Federer in action against Grigor Dimitrov during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
Roger Federer "all for equal prize money" in tennis
Roger Federer believes that men and women should be given the same amount of prize money as the equal-pay row continues.
Mar 25, 11:35
Roger Federer in action at the Australian Open on January 26, 2016
Roger Federer: 'No major drug problem in tennis'
Roger Federer says that he does not believe that tennis has a drug problem but calls for testing to be increased.
Mar 25, 10:13
Novak Djokovic plays a backhand stroke during the French Open semi-final against Andy Murray at Roland Garros on June 5, 2015
Novak Djokovic backtracks further on comments about equal pay in tennis
World number one Novak Djokovic further backtracks on his suggestion that men's prize money should be higher than that paid in women's tennis.
Mar 24, 10:01
Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene plays a shot during his men's singles match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day two of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 20, 2015
Aljaz Bedene loses appeal to represent Great Britain at Davis Cup
Aljaz Bedene's hopes of playing Davis Cup tennis for Great Britain are dashed once again after he lost his latest appeal to the International Tennis Federation.
Mar 23, 16:55
Andy Murray in action at Indian Wells on March 12, 2016
Andy Murray in Twitter row with Sergiy Stakhovsky over equal pay in tennis
Andy Murray and Sergiy Stakhovsky row on Twitter about the controversial equal-pay debate in tennis.
Mar 23, 14:05
Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the Australian Open on January 31, 2016
Novak Djokovic clarifies unequal pay comments
World number one Novak Djokovic clarifies comments appearing to suggest that he thought men should be paid more than women.
Mar 22, 22:56
Serena Williams during the women's Australian Open final on January 30, 2016
Serena Williams questions Novak Djokovic unequal prize money comments
Serena Williams questions Novak Djokovic's suggestions that men should be paid more prize money than women.
Mar 22, 22:43
Andy Murray in action at Indian Wells on March 14, 2016
Andy Murray: 'Women tennis players deserve equal pay'
Andy Murray says that he is "100%" behind equal pay for male and female tennis players at all combined events.
Mar 22, 22:28
Indian Wells director Raymond Moore next to Serena Williams on March 20, 2016
WTA welcomes Raymond Moore resignation
The WTA welcomes Raymond Moore's decision to step down as tournament director of Indian Wells following his controversial comments about women's tennis.
Mar 22, 15:57
Indian Wells director Raymond Moore next to Serena Williams on March 20, 2016
Indian Wells chief Raymond Moore quits after 'sexist' comments on women's tennis
Raymond Moore resigns as Indian Wells tournament director after his comments that women's tennis "rides on the coat-tails" of the men's game.
Mar 22, 09:41
Martina Navratilova watches the Ladies Singles Final at Wimbledon on July 6, 2013
Martina Navratilova: 'Women could boycott Indian Wells if Raymond Moore in charge'
Martina Navratilova says that she would not be surprised if women players boycotted Indian Wells following the sexism row which engulfed the tournament.
Mar 21, 16:22
Novak Djokovic of Serbia lifts the trophy following his victory during the men's singles final against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day eight of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena on November 22, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'Men should get more prize money than women'
World number one Novak Djokovic thinks that men should be awarded more prize money than women, after a row was sparked by comments from Indian Wells chief executive Raymond Moore.
Mar 21, 09:38
Great Britain captain Judy Murray watches on during a practice session ahead of the start of the Fed Cup  on February 3, 2016
Judy Murray steps down as Great Britain's Fed Cup captain
Judy Murray calls time on her five-year stint as the captain of Great Britain's Fed Cup side.
Mar 15, 16:22
Maria Sharapova at a press conference on March 7, 2016
United Nations suspend Maria Sharapova
Maria Sharapova sees her role as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations suspended by the intergovernmental organisation.
Mar 15, 15:36
Rafael Nadal to sue over drugs claims
Rafael Nadal confirms that he will sue the French ex-sports minister who claimed that he had tested positive for drugs.
Mar 14, 09:18
Novak Djokovic in action during his US Open semi-final on September 11, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'I do not read all emails sent by World Anti-Doping Agency'
Eleven-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic admits that he does not personally read every email sent to him by the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Mar 12, 11:43
Maria Sharapova at a press conference on March 7, 2016
Maria Sharapova denies missing five warnings about meldonium ban
Tennis star Maria Sharapova denies reports that she was warned five times that meldonium was going to be added to the banned drug list.
Mar 12, 11:09
Maria Sharapova of Russia plays a forehand in her second-round match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus during day three of the 2016 Australian Open  on January 20, 2016
Head chief questions WADA's meldonium stance after Maria Sharapova admission
Head's chairman and chief executive believes that WADA should not have fully banned the drug that Maria Sharapova tested positive for at the Australian Open in January.
Mar 11, 16:44
Andy Murray practices ahead of the Australian Open on January 11, 2016
Andy Murray condemns conduct of Maria Sharapova for failing drug test
Andy Murray condems the conduct of Maria Sharapova and says that the Russian deserves to be banned for failing a test for a performance-enhancing drug.
Mar 10, 21:35
Russia's Maria Sharapova reacts after winning her women's singles first round match against Britain's Johanna Kontaduring on day one of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 29, 2015
Maria Sharapova thanks fans for "support and loyalty"
Maria Sharapova takes to Facebook to thank the people that have been supporting her since news of her failed drugs test was made public.
Mar 10, 10:25
Rafael Nadal: "I am a completely clean guy"
Former world number one Rafael Nadal defends himself against accusations of doping in the wake of Maria Sharapova's failed drugs test.
Mar 10, 09:59
Maria Sharapova at a press conference on March 7, 2016
Racket sponsor Head stands by Maria Sharapova
After losing three big sponsors, Maria Sharapova receives backing from racket sponsors Head following her failed drugs test.
Mar 10, 09:46