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Serena Williams of the United States hits a forehand return during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Alize Cornet on June 28, 2014
Serena Williams named US Open top seed
World number one Serena Williams is named as women's top seed for this year's US Open at Flushing Meadows.
08:58
Britain's Andy Murray celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut on day five of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 27, 2014
Tim Henman: 'Andy Murray has great chance at US Open'
Tim Henman believes that Andy Murray still has a "great chance" of winning the US Open despite his form in 2014.
05:27
Britain's Andy Murray reacts to losing a point against Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov during their men's singles quarter-final match on day nine of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 2, 2014
Andy Murray seeded eighth for US Open
Andy Murray is seeded eighth for this year's US Open, while Novak Djokovic scoops the number one seeding.
Aug 19, 19:55
Rafael Nadal celebrates his win over Teymuraz Gabashvili in the Monte Carlo Masters second round on April 16, 2014
Rafael Nadal withdraws from US Open
A wrist injury will prevent Rafael Nadal from defending his US Open title later this month.
Aug 18, 14:06
Roger Federer reacts angrily during his French Open fourth round match against Ernests Gulbis on June 1, 2014
Roger Federer targets US Open after Cincinnati Masters win
Roger Federer eyes up a sixth US Open title after sealing his first Masters 1000 triumph in two years by beating David Ferrer on Sunday.
Aug 18, 05:50
Spain's David Ferrer celebrates beating Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta during their men's singles first round match on day one of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 23, 2014
David Ferrer into Cincinnati Open final
World number six David Ferrer beats Julien Benneteau 6-3 6-2 to advance to the final of the Cincinnati Open.
Aug 16, 22:17
Britain's Andy Murray celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut on day five of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 27, 2014
Andy Murray delighted after "big" win against John Isner
Andy Murray is delighted after a "big" win against American John Isner at the Cincinnati Masters.
Aug 15, 08:55
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning against Gael Monfils of France during Rogers Cup at Rexall Centre at York University on August 6, 2014
Novak Djokovic 'uncomfortable' after Tommy Robredo upset in Cincinnati Masters
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic admits that he "doesn't feel comfortable" at the moment after suffering a surprise defeat against Tommy Robredo in the Cincinnati Masters.
Aug 15, 06:10
Victoria Azarenka celebrates victory over Yvonne Meusburger in their Australian Open third round match on January 18, 2014
Victoria Azarenka withdraws from Cincinnati Open through injury
Defending champion Victoria Azarenka withdraws from the Cincinnati Open due to a knee injury.
Aug 12, 16:45
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates winning the Rogers Cup on August 10, 2014
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga delighted with Rogers Cup triumph
Rogers Cup winner Jo-Wilfried Tsonga says that he is proud of himself for eliminating a number of high-profile opponents en route to victory in Toronto.
Aug 11, 04:02
Switzerland's Roger Federer returns against Spain's Tommy Robredo during their men's singles fourth round match on day eight of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 1, 2014
Roger Federer frustrated by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeat
Roger Federer says that Jo-Wilfried Tsonga deserved to beat him in the final of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.
Aug 11, 01:35
France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga returns to Taiwan's Jimmy Wang during their men's singles third round match on day five of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 27, 2014
Andy Murray: Defeat to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is "disappointing"
British number one Andy Murray admits that losing to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Rogers Cup in Toronto was "disappointing".
Aug 9, 15:31
Serena Williams of the United States hits a forehand return during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Alize Cornet on June 28, 2014
Serena Williams reaches Rogers Cup semi-finals with win over Caroline Wozniacki
Serena Williams reaches the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup in Montreal after defeating Caroline Wozniacki.
Aug 9, 07:11
Britain's Andy Murray reacts after beating France's Paul-Henri Mathieu during their second round match on day three of the ATP Aegon Championships tennis tournament at The Queen's Club in west London, on June 11, 2014
Andy Murray walks into Rogers Cup quarter-finals as Richard Gasquet withdraws
Andy Murray walks into the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup without hitting a ball in the third round after Richard Gasquet withdraws with abdominal strain.
Aug 8, 09:58
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates during his Gentlemen's Singles fourth round match against Kevin Anderson of South Africa on day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 30, 2014
Andy Murray: 'I'm feeling good after intense training'
Andy Murray says that he is 'feeling much better' after a training stint in Miami ahead of the Rogers Cup.
Aug 7, 08:55
Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts after beating Novak Djokovic of Serbia in their semi-final match in the ATP Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on February 28, 2014
Roger Federer "relieved" to get off to flying start at Rogers Cup in Toronto
Roger Federer admits that he is "relieved" to have started his Rogers Cup campaign strongly after a swift straight-sets win over Peter Polansky.
Aug 6, 11:24
Former French tennis player Amelie Mauresmo speaks at a press conference on January 31, 2013.
Andy Murray confirms long-term Amelie Mauresmo partnership
British number one Andy Murray announces that he intends to work with coach Amelie Mauresmo for the long term.
Aug 3, 22:46
Li Na of China plays a backhand return during the Ladies' Singles third round match Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of Czech Republic on day five of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 27, 2014
Li Na pulls out of US Open, Rogers Cup, Western & Southern Open through injury
La Na pulls out of the US Open, Western & Southern Open and the Rogers Cup after being advised to take time off to rest her injured knee.
Jul 31, 16:30
Serena Williams of the United States hits a forehand return during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Alize Cornet on June 28, 2014
Serena Williams 'feeling good' after return from virus
World number one Serena Williams insists that she is 'feeling good' after making her comeback from a virus with a straight-sets victory over Karolina Pliskova.
Jul 31, 08:05
Sabine Lisicki of Germany celebrates during her Ladies' Singles fourth round match against Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan on day eight of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 1, 2014
Sabine Lisicki breaks serve speed record
Germany's Sabine Lisicki hits the fastest ever serve on the WTA tour at 131mph during a match against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia.
Jul 30, 20:22
Rafael Nadal puts his head in his hands during the Australian Open final in Melbourne on January 26, 2014
Rafael Nadal pulls out of Rogers Cup, Cincinnati Open through injury
World number two Rafael Nadal is forced to pull out of the Rogers Cup and the Cincinnati Open because of a wrist injury.
Jul 30, 17:42
Serena Williams in action against Sloane Stephens during their US Open third round match on September 1, 2013
Serena Williams fit to defend US Open title after recovering from virus
Serena Williams says that she is ready to defend her US Open title after recovering from the virus that ended her Wimbledon challenge.
Jul 29, 14:18
Judith Murray arrives at 10 Downing Street on July 8, 2013
Judy Murray: 'Andy and Jamie wish they could have competed in Glasgow'
Andy and Jamie Murray's mother Judy reveals that her sons "would have loved to have been competing in the Commonwealth Games" if tennis were included.
Jul 28, 19:01
Nick Kyrgios of Australia celebrates during his Gentlemen's Singles second round match against Richard Gasquet of France on day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 26, 2014
Nick Kyrgios splits with coach
Australia's Nick Kyrgios parts ways with coach Simon Rea despite reaching the Wimbledon quarter-finals earlier this month.
Jul 12, 11:57
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning Wimbledon on July 6, 2014
Novak Djokovic pleased to return to top of rankings
Serbia's Novak Djokovic admits that it "feels great" to return to the top of the ATP world rankings.
Jul 7, 21:19
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning Wimbledon on July 6, 2014
Novak Djokovic reclaims world number one spot after Wimbledon triumph
Novak Djokovic returns to the world number one ranking, surpassing Rafael Nadal, after his Wimbledon triumph over Roger Federer on Sunday.
Jul 7, 06:52
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning Wimbledon on July 6, 2014
Novak Djokovic: 'I came through major test'
Novak Djokovic admits that he was forced to come through major adversity to beat Roger Federer in five sets to win his second Wimbledon title.
Jul 7, 03:47
Roger Federer of Switzerland stretches to make a return during the Gentlemen's Singles Final match against Novak Djokovic on July 6, 2014
Roger Federer confident of future success
Roger Federer says that he believes his performances at Wimbledon this year can inspire him to success in the future.
Jul 7, 00:28
Roger Federer of Switzerland stretches to make a return during the Gentlemen's Singles Final match against Novak Djokovic on July 6, 2014
Roger Federer "can't believe" he got to five sets in Wimbledon final
Beaten Wimbledon finalist Roger Federer admits that he didn't think he would take Novak Djokovic to five sets on Centre Court.
Jul 6, 19:36
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning Wimbledon on July 6, 2014
Novak Djokovic: "I don't know how I did it"
Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic admits that he does not know how he beat Roger Federer in five sets in the final.
Jul 6, 19:10
Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates championship point during the Ladies' Singles final match against Eugenie Bouchard on July 5, 2014
Petra Kvitova pleased to handle pressure
Petra Kvitova reveals that she was pleased to have reacted positively to the pressure during her triumph in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 6, 17:27
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles semi-final match against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 4, 2014
John McEnroe backs Novak Djokovic for Wimbledon glory
Former Wimbledon champion John McEnroe believes that Novak Djokovic will beat Roger Federer in this year's final.
Jul 6, 12:12
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating his Gentlemen's Singles first round match against Paolo Lorenzi of Italy on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 24,
Barry Cowan: 'Roger Federer favourite for Wimbledon title'
Barry Cowan says that Roger Federer is the favourite for his Wimbledon final clash against Novak Djokovic.
Jul 6, 10:59
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles semi-final match against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria on day eleven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 4, 2014
Novak Djokovic out to stifle Roger Federer in Wimbledon final
Novak Djokovic believes that he must stifle Roger Federer if he wants to win Sunday's Wimbledon final.
Jul 5, 16:23
Canada's Eugenie Bouchard serves to Germany's Angelique Kerber during their women's singles quarter-final match on day nine of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 2, 2014
John McEnroe: 'Eugenie Bouchard will be back'
John McEnroe is confident that Eugenie Bouchard will bounce back from her defeat to Petra Kvitova in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 5, 16:03
Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates championship point during the Ladies' Singles final match against Eugenie Bouchard on July 5, 2014
Petra Kvitova delighted by "special" Wimbledon triumph
Petra Kvitova describes her 6-3 6-0 triumph over Eugenie Bouchard in the Wimbledon final as "so special".
Jul 5, 15:46
Eugenie Bouchard of Canada stands dejected during the Ladies' Singles final match against Petra Kvitova on July 5, 2014
Eugenie Bouchard proud despite Wimbledon final defeat
Eugenie Bouchard insists that she is proud of her run at this year's Wimbledon despite being comfortably beaten by Petra Kvitova in the final.
Jul 5, 15:33
Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates championship point during the Ladies' Singles final match against Eugenie Bouchard on July 5, 2014
Lindsay Davenport hails "amazing" Petra Kvitova
Former Wimbledon champion Lindsay Davenport hails the performance of Petra Kvitova following the Czech's dominant triumph in the Wimbledon final.
Jul 5, 15:21
Victoria Duval of the United States reacts during the Ladies' Singles second round match against Belinda Bencic on June 27, 2014
Victoria Duval diagnosed with cancer
American tennis player Victoria Duval announces that she is taking a break from the sport after being diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Jul 5, 12:29
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after defeating his Gentlemen's Singles first round match against Paolo Lorenzi of Italy on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 24,
Roger Federer expects "great" Wimbledon final against Novak Djokovic
Roger Federer expects a mouthwatering Wimbledon final against Novak Djokovic as the Swiss bids to claim his eighth title.
Jul 4, 18:56