Category Archives: Tennis

Serena Williams (AP photo)

Federer, Serena reaches Wimbledon quarters

Serena Williams is back in the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the 13th time after beating Russian qualifier Evgeniya Rodina 6-4, 6-2.

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Madis scores ‘double’ at PPS Digos, bags MVP

Tenielle Madis hacked out a pair of victories in contrasting fashions, including a tense-filled 2-6, 6-3, 10-7 escape over fancied Minette Bentillo in the girls’ 14-and-under division to clinch the MVP honors in the PPS-PEPP Digos City regional age-group tennis tournament at the Digos City Tennis Courts recently

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Serena lashes out at multiple drug-tests

Serena Williams says she thinks it isn’t fair that she has been drug-tested more than other American tennis players this year.

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Murray pulls out of Wimbledon

Two-time champion Andy Murray has pulled out of Wimbledon because of a hip injury.

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Wozniacki gets pre-Wimbledon boost

Denmark’s world number two Caroline Wozniacki gave herself the perfect confidence-booster ahead of Wimbledon with a hard fought 7-5, 7-6 (7/5) victory over Belarus’ Aryna Sabalenka to take her second WTA Eastbourne title on Saturday.

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Serena ‘so proud’ of Wozniacki

Serena Williams says she is “so proud” of her long-time friend Caroline Wozniacki after the Dane succeeded her to become the Australian Open champion on Saturday.

Novak Djokovic (photo by Yann Caradec/ Flickr)

Djokovic of world’s top 10

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic will drop out of the world’s top 10 for the first time in more than a decade next week.

Garbine Muguruza | photo by Tatiana via Flickr

Muguruza takes WTA Cincinnati title

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza humbled second-ranked Simona Halep 6-1, 6-0 in Sunday’s final of the WTA Cincinnati Open, denying the Romanian the world number one spot in the process.

Murray demolishes Groth to reach third round

World number two Andy Murray demolished big-serving Australian Sam Groth in straight sets to reach the third round at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Raonic serves up storm to pummel Pouille at Open

Canada’s big-serving Milos Raonic pounded Frenchman Lucas Pouille to glide into the second round at the Australian Open on Tuesday.