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Tomic to skip Rio 2016 due to “extremely busy” playing schedule

Australia’s Bernard Tomic has brought the ongoing saga over his participation at Rio 2016 to an end after he confirmed he would not play...

Winner of first-ever wheelchair singles title at Wimbledon to receive £25,000

The winner of the wheelchair singles at the Wimbledon Championships when it makes its debut later this year will earn £25,000 ($36,000/€32,000), the All-England...

ITF President Haggerty reveals 48 possible match-fixing cases flagged in first quarter of 2016

A total of 48 possible match-fixing cases have been flagged by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) in the first quarter of this year, the...

Italian prosecutor calls for investigation into 24 leading tennis players linked to match-fixing

Italian prosecutor Roberto Di Martino has called for more top tennis players to be investigated for possible involvement in match fixing rings, claiming he...

Djokovic and Nishikori each win in straight sets to reach Miami Open final

World number one Novak Djokovic is one victory away from a sixth Miami Open title after easing past Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets...

Indian Wells chief executive resigns following controversial comments about women’s tennis

Indian Wells' chief executive Raymond Moore has resigned from his position following controversial comments he made about women’s tennis in a news conference. On the...

Azarenka upsets world number one Williams to claim second Indian Wells singles crown

Belarus’ Victoria Azarenka claimed her second BNP Paribas Open title after defeating world number one Serena Williams in Indian Wells. The 13th seed, who first...

Renewed battle of the Sexes (Tennis)

On September 20, 1973 women’s tennis star Billy Jean King squared off against Bobby Riggs in an exhibition match that was called the “Battle...

Tennis racket manufacturer question WADA decision to add meldonium to banned list and reiterate...

Dutch racket manufacturers Head have caused further controversy in the ongoing saga surrounding Maria Sharapova testing positive for meldonium after they released a statement...

Secret files exposing evidence of widespread suspected match-fixing at the top level of world...

Secret files exposing evidence of widespread suspected match-fixing at the top level of world tennis, including at Wimbledon, were revealed by the BBC and...

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