Tennis

Quarterfinal time at the Australian Open: Federer…

It's the start of quarterfinals at the Australian Open on Tuesday, and none of the other three will likely be as compelling as the one between Roger Federer and Mischa Zverev

The Latest: Navratilova says pressure of No 1 got to Kerber

Martina Navratilova believes the pressure of being No. 1 got to Angelique Kerber, who was ousted in her fourth-round match by CoCo Vandeweghe on Sunday night

Australian Open: Williams has added incentive for…

If Serena Williams needed any more incentive to win her seventh Australian Open title and a record 23rd Grand Slam major, she may have got it with top-ranked Angelique Kerber's fourth-round loss

The Latest: Serena Williams through to Australian Open QFs

Serena Williams has advanced to the Australian Open quarterfinals with a very unconvincing 7-5, 6-4 win over Barbora Strycova to open play at Rod Laver Arena on Monday

Federer, Kerber look for quarterfinal spots at…

Defending champion Angelique Kerber and four-time winner Roger Federer attempt to book quarterfinal spots Sunday on Day 7 of the Australian Open

Bryan brothers announce retirement from Davis Cup

Bob and Mike Bryan are retiring from playing Davis Cup for the United States after 14 years with the team

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Serena Williams, Barbora Strycova renew Grand…

Serena Williams and Barbora Strycova meet for the third time on Monday, and once again it's on the grandest stage in tennis

The Latest: Tsonga ends Evans' strong run in Melbourne

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has ended Daniel Evans' strong run at the Australian Open, beating the British player 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-4, 6-4 to advance to the quarterfinals

Djokovic to lead Serbia against Russia in Davis…

Novak Djokovic will lead his native Serbia against Russia in the first round of the Davis Cup next month

Zverev's win over Murray caps dramatic career…

Mischa Zverev still remembers one of his earliest losses to Andy Murray, when the two were rising juniors and playing in the semifinals of the 2004 U.S. Open boys' tournament

Matthew Dellavedova, tennis player? Nope, it's…

Basketball fans may have done a double take upon seeing the Australian Open schedule on Sunday: Matthew Dellavedova was playing his first-round match on Court 7. It wasn't the Australian-born NBA player, though

The Latest: Djokovic conqueror Istomin wins again

Denis Istomin has followed his upset win over defending champion Novak Djokovic with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 win over Pablo Carreno Busta, reaching the fourth round of the Australian Open

Welcome to the last 16: US qualifier Brady…

Jennifer Brady had never played in one of the four Grand Slam events in tennis before she qualified for the Australian Open

Agassi relates to Kyrgios _ but doesn't want to coach him

Troubled Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios acknowledged after his testy loss to Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open this week that he could certainly benefit from having a coach

Federer gracious in praise of Sunday opponent at…

As befitting his status as a 17-time Grand Slam champion and as an astute judge of the sport, Roger Federer's reply to a simple question about his next opponent was handled with the same aplomb as one of his stylish backhands

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Coco Vandeweghe beats Bouchard, into 4th round in…

Coco Vandeweghe was the first player into the round of 16 at the Australian Open on Friday when she recovered from an early break in the third set to beat Eugenie Bouchard 6-4, 3-6, 7-5

Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis…

Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis players

Venus focused on tennis, not age, in record 73rd…

One could never accuse Venus Williams of being sensitive about her age

The Latest: Evans has best Grand Slam result, beats Tomic

Daniel Evans reached the fourth round at the Australian Open for the first time and achieved his best Grand Slam result with a 7-5, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (3 ) win over Bernard Tomic, knocking the last Australian male out of the singles draw

Pliskova, Strycova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup against Spain

Karolina Pliskova and Barbora Strycova will lead defending champion Czech Republic against Spain in the first round of Fed Cup