Tennis

Nadal up to No. 2; Djokovic slides to No. 4, worst since '09

French Open men's champion Rafael Nadal has moved up two spots to No. 2 in the ATP rankings

Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title…

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Ashleigh Barty 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the Aegon Classic final to win 1st title since playing hand injured in knife attack at her home

Mellower now, John McEnroe wants today's players…

Mellower now, John McEnroe wants today's players to get mad

Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest

French Open champion Rafael Nadal says he will miss next week's tournament at Queen's Club as he needs to rest ahead of Wimbledon

Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th…

Roger Federer defeated Germany's Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 to win the Gerry Weber Open for the ninth time on Sunday

Kvitova reaches first final since attack

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Lucie Safarova in the Aegon Classic semifinals on Saturday to reach the first final since her playing hand was injured in a knife attack at her home

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McCartney, Rowling promoted in the queen's…

Paul McCartney and JK Rowling just got promoted, so to speak, in Britain's hierarchy

Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of…

Billie Jean King celebrates 45th anniversary of landmark Title IX at New York museum

Boris Becker declared bankrupt by British court

Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt by a British court after the former tennis player failed to pay a long-standing debt

Del Potro withdraws from Queen's Club tournament with injury

Juan Martin del Potro has withdrawn from the grass-court tournament at Queen's Club because of injury

Kvitova puts on confident display in Birmingham

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova produced her most encouraging result since returning from a knife attack to advance to the quarterfinals of the Aegon Classic

Madrid Open owner won't hand out trophies, upset…

Madrid Open organizer Ion Tiriac says he won't award any more trophies at his tournament because he's upset by the way his friend Ilie Nastase has been treated by the WTA

Billie Jean King praises Northwestern grads on…

Tennis great Billie Jean King praises millennials on issues of diversity and inclusion in speech to Northwestern University graduates

Olympic stars Phelps, Biles among finalists for…

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps and Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook are among the finalists for best male athlete at The ESPYS

James Blake agrees not to sue NYC in exchange for…

Tennis star James Blake has agreed to drop his right to sue New York after he was mistakenly arrested and tackled by police

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Haas gets Wimbledon wild card; Marcus Willis in qualifying

Past semifinalist Tommy Haas, 2016 junior champion Denis Shapovalov and British women Laura Robson, Heather Watson and Naomi Broady are among the players receiving wild-card invitations to Wimbledon

Sharapova to return in July for World Team Tennis matches

Maria Sharapova will return to competitive tennis in July for two World Team Tennis matches

Muguruza barely gets through grass opener in Birmingham

Garbine Muguruza, trying to find good times in tennis again after losing her French Open title in the last 16, barely survived her first grass match of the season at the Aegon Classic

7-Month Pregnant Serena Williams Sends WARNING to…

The tennis GOAT put the field on notice that she's not even close to being finished. Rack up those wins now, ladies, Serena will be back soon.

Time Crunchers - The Honey Deuce

The signature cocktail of the U.S. Open, the Honey Deuce is the ultimate summer drink, made with raspberry liqueur, vodka, and tasty refreshing lemonade. Drink up, and responsibly, tennis fans!

Caroline Wozniacki’s New BF

Caroline Wozniacki may have a new boyfriend and they look great together.

Steve Johnson, Mischa Zverev progress at Stuttgart Open

Seeded players Steve Johnson of the United States and Mischa Zverev of Germany both progressed to the second round of the Stuttgart Open on Monday

Roger Federer to play veteran Tommy Haas at Stuttgart Open

Tommy Haas lined up a second-round meeting with Roger Federer, while seeded players Gilles Simon and Viktor Troicki both made an early exit from the Stuttgart Open

Nadal withdraws from Wimbledon tuneup for extra rest

French Open champion Rafael Nadal says he has withdrawn from Queen's Club to get some rest

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Roger Federer comeback halted by Tommy Haas in Stuttgart

Roger Federer was beaten on his return from a two-month break 2-6, 7-6 (8), 6-4 by German veteran Tommy Haas in the second round of the Stuttgart Open on Wednesday

Janowicz beats Dimitrov, Berdych advances in Stuttgart

Jerzy Janowicz advanced to the quarterfinals of the Stuttgart Open by beating second-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (4), 6-3

Pouille to face Feliciano Lopez in Stuttgart Open final

Lucas Pouille will play Feliciano Lopez in the final of the Stuttgart Open after both came through their respective semifinals on Saturday