Tennis

Novak Djokovic celebrates beating Roger Federer during their men's singles final match at Wimbledon on July 12, 2015.  Credit: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images)

Novak Djokovic Repeats As Wimbledon Champ

The top-seeded Serb beat Federer 7-6 (1), 6-7 (10), 6-4, 6-3 Sunday on Centre Court to win his third title overall at the All England Club.

07/12/2015

Serena Williams after beating her sister, Venus Williams, during their women's singles fourth round match on Day 7 of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships on July 6, 2015. Serena Williams won the match 6-4, 6-3. (Photo by Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images)

Serena Beats Venus At Wimbledon, Stays On Track For Grand Slam

In the 26th career meeting between the siblings, Serena Williams dominated with her steady serve and big hitting from the back of the court to win 6-4, 6-3 on Centre Court in 1 hour, 8 minutes.

07/06/2015

Novak Djokovic during a practice session prior to the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 27, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Novak Djokovic Ready To Defend Wimbledon Title

After losing in the French Open final, Djokovic wanted nothing to do with tennis. For about a week, anyway.

06/29/2015

US Serena Williams celebrates with the trophy following her victory over Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova at the end of the women's final match of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 6, 2015. AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOT        (Photo credit should read PASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Williams Beats Safarova In 3 Sets At French Open For 20th Major

The top-ranked Williams took the last six games and added to her championships on the red clay of Roland Garros in 2002 and 2013.

06/06/2015

Rafael Nadal beats Nicolas Almagro during the second round of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 28, 2015. (Photo by Patrick Kovarik/AFP/Getty Images)

Rafael Nadal Gets Into Gear, Moves On At French Open

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal of Spain eased into the third round of the French Open with a 6-4, 6-3, 6-1 win against countryman Nicolas Almagro on Thursday.

05/28/2015

Simona Halep plays a backhand in her women's singles loss to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni during Day 4 of the 2015 French Open at Roland Garros on May 27, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Halep Bounced Early At French Open; Sharapova, Federer Advance

Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year’s runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round on Wednesday.

05/27/2015

Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds the Norman Brookes Challenge Cup after winning his men's final match against Andy Murray of Great Britain at the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on February 1, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Djokovic Wins 5th Australian Open Title, Denies Murray His 1st

Djokovic swung momentum in a close match with a service break in the eighth game of the third set, winning four straight points.

02/01/2015

Rafael Nadal addresses the press after losing his men's singles match against Tomas Berdych on Day 9 of the 2015 Australian Open on January 27, 2015. (Photo by Greg Wood/AFP/Getty Images)

Rafael Nadal Bounced From Australian Open; Sharapova Advances To Semis

Rafael Nadal has joined Roger Federer on the sidelines at the Australian Open, taking their combined 31 Grand Slam singles titles with them.

01/27/2015

Rafael Nadal (R) shakes hands with Tim Smyczek of the US after winning their men's singles match on Day 3 of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015. (Photo by William West/AFP/Getty Images)

Rafael Nadal Blown Away By U.S. Qualifier’s ‘Amazing’ Sportsmanship

For more than four hours, Tim Smyczek fought desperately for every point against Nadal at the Australian Open. Then, in the fifth set, he gave his opponent a break.

01/21/2015

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki celebrates alongside Serena Williams after crossing the finish line of the TCS New York City Marathon in Central Park on November 2, 2014. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Caroline Wozniacki Thrilled With Time At NYC Marathon

The tennis star was somewhat amazed that she had done so well since she admitted that she didn’t really prepare as well as she could have for Sunday’s 26.2-mile race.

11/03/2014

Serena Williams talks to the media during previews for the WTA Finals at the ArtScience Museum on October 19, 2014 in Singapore. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Slams Russian Official For ‘Sexist’ And ‘Racist’ Remarks

In a statement released by the Russian Tennis Federation, Shamil Tarpischev denied any “malicious intent” and said his quotes had been taken out of context.

10/20/2014

Marin Cilic of Croatia reacts in the third set against Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles semifinal match on Day Thirteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 6, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Liguori: Marin Cilic Dominates To Win First Grand Slam Title

Marin Cilic won his very first Grand Slam title. The towering 25- year-old from Croatia dominated Kay Nishikori in straights sets, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.

09/08/2014

Marin Cilic (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) and Kei Nishikori (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) will face off in Monday's men's final at the US Open.

Kei Nishikori, Marin Cilic Meet In Surprising US Open Final

It’s among the most unexpected championship matchups in tennis history. Neither is currently ranked in the top 10. And neither has played in a major final, let alone won one.

09/08/2014

Serena Williams (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Serena Williams Wins 18th Grand Slam Title

Serena Williams dominated Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-3 in a match that took only an hour and 15 minutes. Serena smacked over 7 times the number of winners (29 winners to Wozniacki’s 4).

09/07/2014

Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot against Gael Monfils of France during their men's singles quarterfinal match on Day Eleven of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Federer Saves 2 Match Points, Reaches US Open Semis

Frustrated by Monfils’ unpredictable style, flummoxed by the swirling wind, and missing shots he normally makes, Federer twice was a single point from losing while down 5-4 in the fourth set.

09/04/2014

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