From Bobby Riggs and his chauvinistic crowing to the entrances worthy of the Roman Colosseum, the imagery was war. But Billie Jean King prefers to remember how the match “brought everybody together.”
With the 55th and last swing on the longest of many long points in the U.S. Open final, Rafael Nadal pushed a backhand into the net to get broken by Novak Djokovic.
Serena Williams put aside everything and did what she does best. She came through in the clutch to win another major match, facing her only test in the past two weeks.
Trying to become only the second men’s doubles team to win all four Grand Slam tournaments in a single year, Bob and Mike Bryan saw their bid end on Thursday.
U.S. Open rain delays at Arthur Ashe Stadium will be no more by 2017. The Grand Slam tournament’s center court could be covered by a retractable roof as soon as the 2016 tournament.
The Wild could be playing for a chance to host the WTT Western Conference championship match when they wrap up the regular season at 7:30 p.m. next Wednesday against the Sacramento Capitals, a match to be televised live on TXA 21.
The Washington Kastles of World TeamTennis lost on Wednesday night to the Texas Wild, ending a run of 34 straight wins that had lasted since 2010.
There’s a new game in town. It’s called team tennis. There’s a new team in town. It’s called the Texas Wild.
Rafael Nadal captured an unprecedented eighth French Open title on Sunday with a straight-set win over fellow Spaniard David Ferrer.
Serena Williams is again the French Open champion, winning the title for the second time with a straight-set victory over defending champion Maria Sharapova in Saturday’s final.
Rafael Nadal won an epic semifinal against Novak Djokovic at the French Open to remain the King of Clay _ for another couple of days, at least.
Roger Federer defeated qualifier Somdev Devvarman in the second round of the French Open, winning 6-2, 6-1, 6-1 Wednesday.