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Victoria Azarenka plays an amusing forehand in her fourth-round match against Barbora Strycova during day eight of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 25, 2016
Victoria Azarenka to miss US Open due to custody issues involving son
Victoria Azarenka withdraws from the US Open due to issues surrounding the custody battle for her son.
Aug 21, 21:55
Kei Nishikori in action against Andy Murray at the French Open on June 7, 2017
Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season through injury
Kei Nishikori is to miss the remainder of the tennis season after injuring his wrist.
Aug 16, 22:35
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan in the final match during day seven of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona on April 24, 2016
Rafael Nadal to become world number one for first time since July 2014
Rafael 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 celebrates during his match against Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open in June 3, 2017
Andy Murray withdraws from Cincinnati Masters
Andy Murray announces his withdrawal from next week's Cincinnati Masters due to an ongoing hip injury.
Aug 9, 18:29
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Stanislas Wawrinka to miss US Open to undergo knee surgery
Three-time Grand Slam winner Stanislas Wawrinka will miss the rest of 2017 after deciding to undergo knee surgery.
Aug 4, 16:13
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts after scoring a point on Gilles Muller of Luxembourg during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Andy Murray withdraws from Rogers Cup
World number one Andy Murray is forced to withdraw from the Rogers Cup in Montreal due to a hip injury.
Aug 3, 20:30
Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after a point against Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka during their men's final match of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 7, 2015
Novak Djokovic ruled out for rest of 2017
Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic is ruled out for rest of the year due to an elbow injury.
Jul 26, 13:34
Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Steve Darcis at the French Open in Paris on May 26, 2016
Novak Djokovic set to miss US Open with elbow injury
Novak Djokovic is set to miss up to 12 weeks with an elbow injury, ruling him out of this year's US Open.
Jul 25, 21:52
Johanna Konta collapses during the US Open on August 31, 2016
Ilie Nastase handed lengthy ban from ITF events over Fed Cup remarks
Ilie Nastase will not attend any International Tennis Federation events in an official capacity until 2021 after being found guilty of a series of breaches.
Jul 21, 18:56
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta: 'I still have plenty of improving to do'
World number four Johanna Konta believes that she must become both mentally and physically stronger if she is to win a Grand Slam title.
Jul 18, 22:21
Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts during his Gentlemens Singles Second Round match against Sam Querry of the United States during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2015
Roger Federer hails "wonderful" eighth Wimbledon title triumph
Wimbledon champion Roger Federer admits that he feels for Marin Cilic after seeing his opponent struggle in the final, but is delighted to have won an eighth title.
Jul 16, 17:10
Detail shot of Kei Nishikori of Japan's racquet and slazenger tennis balls during his Gentlemen's Singles third round match against Simone Bolelli of Italy on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Cl
Amazon to challenge Sky for live tennis rights?
Amazon is allegedly readying a bid to bring live tennis to its streaming packages.
Jul 15, 13:14
Johanna Konta of Great Britain looks down in her match against Karolina Pliskova on March 15, 2016
Johanna Konta: 'No reason why I cannot win Wimbledon one day'
Great Britain's Johanna Konta says that there is no reason why she cannot win Wimbledon in the future after losing to Venus Williams in this year's semi-finals.
Jul 13, 20:24
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after winning the second set against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match on Centre Court on day thirteen of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwe
Roger Federer sends message to rivals who crashed out of Wimbledon
Roger 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
Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a backhand volley in the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015
Novak Djokovic retires from Wimbledon quarter-final, Tomas Berdych through
Novak Djokovic retires from his Wimbledon quarter-final clash against Tomas Berdych through injury.
Jul 12, 18:11
Andy Murray celebrates during his match against Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open in June 3, 2017
Andy Murray corrects reporter after 'casually sexist' question
Andy Murray shoots down a casually sexist remark made by a journalist following his quarter-final Wimbledon exit.
Jul 12, 18:02
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Tim Henman: 'Andy Murray's injury has deteriorated'
Tim Henman claims that Andy Murray's hip injury has "deteriorated" following his quarter-final exit at Wimbledon.
Jul 12, 16:35
Sam Querrey of USA returns the ball to Tigre Hank of Mexico during the Mexico ATP Open men's single tennis match, in Acapulco, Guerrero state, Mexico on February 24, 2014
Sam Querrey in "shock" after beating Andy Murray in Wimbledon quarter-finals
Sam Querrey admits that he is in "shock" after ousting defending Wimbledon champion Andy Murray in the quarter-finals.
Jul 12, 16:25
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning a point in the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015
Novak Djokovic can snatch back world number one ranking from Andy Murray
Novak Djokovic will regain his world number one ranking if he wins Wimbledon following Andy Murray's quarter-final exit.
Jul 12, 16:14
Luxembourg's Gilles Muller celebrates a point in his men's singles match against John Isner of the US on day six of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 24, 2015
Gilles Muller "glad" dramatic Wimbledon win over Rafael Nadal is over
Gilles 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
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta elated to edge out 'in-form' Caroline Garcia
British number one Johanna Konta admits that she was elated to edge out Caroline Garcia in three sets in order to reach the Wimbledon quarter-finals.
Jul 10, 16:09
Switzerland's Roger Federer reacts after winning the second set against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match on Centre Court on day thirteen of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwe
Roger Federer pleased to see 'big four' progress at Wimbledon
Seven-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
Venus Williams of the United States returns a shot against Anett Kontaveit of Estonia during their Women's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open
Tennis star Venus Williams 'drove lawfully' in fatal car crash
Footage emerges showing that Venus Williams was 'driving lawfully' during a car crash in Florida last month that led to the death of a 78-year-old male.
Jul 8, 12:59
Jack Sock returns a forehand to Denis Kudla during the BB&T Atlanta Open at Atlantic Station on July 30, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Judy Murray, Jack Sock launch search for Wimbledon towel boy
Judy Murray and Jack Sock ask fans to find out the identity of the boy who had the tennis player's towel taken from his grasp during a match at Wimbledon.
Jul 5, 13:28
Bernard Tomic of Australia in action in his Gentlemen’s Singles first round match against Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany during day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 29, 2015
Bernard Tomic "felt bored" during defeat to Mischa Zverev
Bernard Tomic confesses that he called a medical timeout against Mischa Zverev for illegal reasons, while also claiming that he "felt bored" during the match.
Jul 4, 22:12
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta 'feeling well' after win over Hsieh Su-Wei
British number one Johanna Konta admits that she is delighted to have breezed past Hsieh Su-Wei in the Wimbledon first round.
Jul 3, 19:02
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray happy with opening Wimbledon display
World number one Andy Murray says that he was happy with his performance in the win over Alexander Bublik in the Wimbledon first round.
Jul 3, 16:33
Andy Murray celebrates during his match against Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open in June 3, 2017
Andy Murray declares himself fit for Wimbledon title defence
Andy Murray has overcome his recent injury struggles in time to take part in Wimbledon, as he attempts to defend the title he won for a second time last year.
Jul 2, 13:31
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Andy Murray returns to practice courts ahead of Wimbledon defence
Andy 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
Venus Williams in action at the French Open on May 28, 2016
Venus Williams facing wrongful death lawsuit following fatal car crash
Venus Williams is being sued over a fatal car crash in Florida last month which she was allegedly at fault for.
Jul 1, 11:39
Johanna Konta of Great Britain looks down in her match against Karolina Pliskova on March 15, 2016
Johanna Konta withdraws from Eastbourne with back injury
British number one Johanna Konta emerges as a doubt for Wimbledon after withdrawing from her semi-final match in Eastbourne with a back injury.
Jun 30, 11:09
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta handed Hsieh Su-Wei rematch at Wimbledon
British number one Johanna Konta will face Hsieh Su-Wei - her conqueror at last month's French Open - in the Wimbledon first round.
Jun 30, 10:44
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray to play lucky loser at Wimbledon
World number one Andy Murray will face a qualifier in the first round at this year's Wimbledon.
Jun 30, 10:09
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on winning the men's final match at the French Open on June 5, 2016
Novak Djokovic: 'Andy Murray will do everything to be fit for Wimbledon'
Novak Djokovic backs Andy Murray to do "everything in his power" to be fit to defend his Wimbledon title amid concerns over a hip injury.
Jun 29, 22:06
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Andy Murray pulls out of Hurlingham match
World number one Andy Murray pulls out of a second exhibition match at Hurlingham in order to rest his hip ahead of Wimbledon.
Jun 29, 15:43
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory during the Men's Singles first round match against Liam Broady of Great Britain on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2016 in Londo
Andy Murray named top seed in men's draw for Wimbledon
Andy 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
Paolo Maldini attends the Serie A match between AC Milan and Cagliari Calcio at San Siro Stadium on September 1, 2013
Paulo Maldini's professional tennis debut ends in defeat
Paulo Maldini and partner Stefano Landonio lose 6-1 6-1 at the Aspria Tennis Cup, as the AC Milan legend's professional tennis debut ends in a one-sided defeat.
Jun 27, 21:33
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray withdraws from exhibition match due to concerns over hip problem
Andy Murray withdraws from an exhibition match at the Hurlingham Club due to a sore hip.
Jun 27, 12:22
Serena Williams in action at the Australian Open on January 26, 2017
Serena Williams hits back at John McEnroe's controversial comments
Serena Williams hits back at John McEnroe for claiming that she would be 700th in the world if she played on the men's circuit.
Jun 27, 10:03
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 tips sons to play doubles together at Wimbledon
Judy Murray believes that her sons Andy and Jamie will play doubles together at Wimbledon before the end of their careers.
Jun 25, 13:59