James Blake said he’ll focus on the positives from his 14-year professional tennis career rather than the U.S. Open loss that sent him into retirement.
Andy Murray waited three days to open defense of his title at the U.S. Open tennis championship. He didn’t let a few extra hours’ delay affect his performance.
Seventeen-year-old Victoria Duval, an American qualifier ranked 296th in the world, upset 2011 champion Samantha Stosur in a first-round U.S. Open match on a day otherwise dominated by favorites.
Maria Sharapova overcame a scare to advance to the third round of the Wimbledon tennis tournament while another former champion, Serena Williams, also won. Fourth-seeded Andy Murray got past Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic.
Roger Federer was eliminated in the second round at Wimbledon by Sergiy Stakhovsky, the earliest defeat since 2002 for the seven-time champion at the grass-court Grand Slam tournament.
Andy Murray defeated Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic in a second-round match at the Wimbledon tennis tournament.
John Isner and Nicolas Mahut are playing the longest tennis match in history at Wimbledon.
At first, John Isner thought it was a joke, and not a particularly funny one.
The sequel rarely matches the original, and John Isner’s not upset about that.
Brothers Mike and Bob Bryan were eliminated in the first round of men’s doubles at the U.S. Open today, their earliest exit from a Grand Slam tournament in 10 years.