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Latest Tennis News


Delpo puts Slam thoughts to one side

22nd March 2018, 11:43

Juan Martin del Potro says he adding to his solitary Grand Slam crown is not his top priority as his main aim is to remain fit.


Osaka revels in Serena scalp

22nd March 2018, 08:30

Naomi Osaka has revealed her delight after she managed to beat her icon Serena Williams in the first round of the Miami Open.


Djokovic playing 'pain free'

21st March 2018, 17:39

Former world number one Novak Djokovic says he will play without any pain at the upcoming Miami Open.


Rising British star prepares to take on Nadal, Murray in London

21st March 2018, 15:28

Kyle Edmund will play at the Queen's Club Championships in June - an event he sees as crucial to his preparations for Wimbledon.


Del Potro to move on from Federer scalp in Miami

20th March 2018, 18:00

Juan Martin Del Potro is hoping to please what he feels will be a partisan crowd in Florida when he begins his quest at the Miami Open.


French Open bid up in air for Fed

20th March 2018, 17:14

Roger Federer has yet to make a decision on whether he will play any clay-court tournaments but will make an announcement soon.


Monfils pulls out of Miami event

19th March 2018, 15:23

Gael Monfils will miss the Miami Masters for the second year in succession after withdrawing from this week's event with a back injury.


Del Potro beats Federer

19th March 2018, 00:13

Juan Martin Del Potro produced a fine display of tennis to win the BNP Paribas Open and end Roger Federer's unbeaten start to 2018.


Thiem to miss Miami

18th March 2018, 17:09

Dominic Thiem's coach has confirmed the Austrian will miss next week's Miami Masters due to his ankle injury.


Nadal set to be back next month

18th March 2018, 16:35

Rafa Nadal's uncle and former coach, Toni Nadal, has revealed the Spanish star could be fit for the Davis Cup next month.


Bartoli's comeback on hold

17th March 2018, 18:28

Marion Bartoli will need to wait a little longer to make her comeback after it was announced she will not play in Miami.


Clay may not be the way for Delpo

17th March 2018, 12:38

Juan Martin del Potro says he may opt to skip the entirety of the clay-court campaign, including the French Open.


Haas calls it a day

16th March 2018, 19:24

Former world number two Tommy Haas has announced his decision to retire from tennis after 20 years in the game.


Injured Sharapova pulls out

16th March 2018, 17:32

Maria Sharapova has pulled out of next week's Miami Open tennis tournament, citing a forearm injury.


Williams advances at Indian Wells

16th March 2018, 09:15

Venus Williams looked in fine fettle as she thumped Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the BNP Paribas Open quarter-final.


Five more years for Stephens

15th March 2018, 18:36

Sloane Stephens has revealed she is hoping to play for five more years and is aiming to enjoy more high-profile wins.


Halep sets up Osaka clash

15th March 2018, 12:26

Simona Halep overcame Croatia's Petra Martic and gusty winds to book her place in the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open.


Federer marches on

15th March 2018, 11:45

Roger Federer has reached the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open and is delighted with the start he has made to 2018.


Cilic falls to Kohlschreiber

14th March 2018, 12:55

Second seed Marin Cilic is out of the BNP Paribas Open after a surprise straight-sets loss to Philipp Kohlschreiber at Indian Wells.


Halep books quarters spot

14th March 2018, 00:47

Simona Halep says Serena Williams should have been number one seed at Indian Wells after she booked her place in the quarter-finals.


Murray could make Glasgow comeback

13th March 2018, 17:56

It has been revealed there will be a new ATP Challenger Tour in Glasgow next month, giving Andy Murray a chance to make his comeback.


Serena out of Indian Wells after Venus loss

13th March 2018, 09:32

Serena Williams is confident of getting back to playing her best tennis despite losing to sister Venus in third round of Indian Wells.


Federer crushes Krajinovic

13th March 2018, 00:26

Roger Federer cruised into the fourth round of the BNP Paribis Open with a straight sets win over Filip Krajinovic.


Spirited victory delights Halep

12th March 2018, 13:15

Simona Halep says she was pleased by the flexibility she showed in Sunday's 1-6 7-6(3) 6-2 win over Caroline Dolehide.


Djokovic out as Federer progresses

12th March 2018, 12:12

Roger Federer remained on course to defend his BNP Paribas Open title but Novak Djokovic's comeback ended in a disappointing defeat.


Berdych has no desire to retire

11th March 2018, 14:57

Tomas Berdych says he isn't thinking about calling time on his career any time soon .


Serena to face Venus in California

11th March 2018, 08:37

Serena and Venus Williams are set to meet at the Indian Wells Masters after both progressing to round three.


Konta stays positive after Indian Wells exit

10th March 2018, 13:11

Johanna Konta refuses to be too downbeat despite a straight-sets defeat to 18-year-old Marketa Vondrousova at Indian Wells.


Sharapova ends Groeneveld partnership

10th March 2018, 13:09

Former world number one Maria Sharapova says she has split with coach Sven Groeneveld after four years together.


Players backing Davis Cup changes - Cilic

9th March 2018, 17:07

Marin Cilic has backed a proposed radical Davis Cup revamp and believes most of the other top players will also like it.


Rafa staying positive

9th March 2018, 11:15

Rafael Nadal is remaining upbeat for the season ahead despite his injury setback keeping him out of action.


Serena pleased with comeback win

9th March 2018, 09:16

Serena Williams admitted to being "rusty" but felt "good" as she defeated Zarina Diyas on her return to the WTA Tour at Indian Wells.


Miami misery for Tsonga

8th March 2018, 16:09

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has been forced to withdraw from the Miami Open as he is yet to recover from a knee injury.


First-round exit for Sharapova

8th March 2018, 10:44

Former world number one Maria Sharapova has crashed out of Indian Wells in the first round after losing to Naomi Osaka.


Nadal's doctor urges him not to rush back

7th March 2018, 15:53

Rafael Nadal's doctor, Angel Ruiz-Cotorro, insists the Spaniard needs to take his time as he prepares to come back from injury.


British number three on cusp of breakthrough

7th March 2018, 08:48

Cameron Norrie is one win away from qualifying for the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells after overcoming American Christian Harrison.


Confident Bartoli ready to rumble

6th March 2018, 16:45

Marion Bartoli is ready to make her comeback at the age of 33 and is confident she can mix it with the best around.


Williams happy to play it by ear

6th March 2018, 11:08

Serena Williams admits she will know a lot more about her fitness levels after playing at Indian Wells this week.


Pouille close to breaking into top-10

5th March 2018, 16:07

Lucas Pouille believes he can break into the world's top-10 as he prepares to play in one of his favourite tournaments at Indian Wells.


Serena set for French Open

5th March 2018, 13:16

Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou says the former world number one will be ready for the French Open later this year.


Edmund overtakes Murray in world rankings

5th March 2018, 12:16

Kyle Edmund has overtaken Andy Murray in the latest world rankings and he is now the British number one.


Fognini overcomes Jarry to win Brasil Open

4th March 2018, 19:46

Second seed Fabio Fognini came from behind to win the Brasil Open in Sao Paulo against Chile's Nicolas Jarry.


Del Potro hails 'important' win

4th March 2018, 14:26

Juan Martin del Potro says his Mexico Open success over Kevin Anderson in Acapulco is a "very important title".


Bautista Agut seals Dubai success

3rd March 2018, 20:05

Roberto Bautista Agut has won his second tournament of 2018 after seeing off Lucas Pouille in the Dubai Tennis Championships final.


Miami and Indian Wells off Nadal agenda

3rd March 2018, 12:07

Rafael Nadal will not play in Indian Wells or Miami due to his hip problem, with the French Open now his main target.


Del Potro and Anderson in Mexico final

3rd March 2018, 12:06

Juan Martin del Potro will play Kevin Anderson in the final of the Mexico Open after beating Alexander Zverev in straight sets.


Del Potro maintains dominance over Thiem

2nd March 2018, 14:52

Juan Martin del Potro will face Alexander Zverev in the semi-finals of the Mexico Open after a straight-sets win over Dominic Thiem.


Wawrinka remains on the sidelines

2nd March 2018, 11:24

Stanislas Wawrinka has confirmed he will miss the Miami Open and Indian Wells because of an ongoing knee injury.