Marion Bartoli danced in the locker room before the Wimbledon final, and ended up playing her best match of the tournament as she brushed aside Sabine Lisicki to clinch France’s first major tennis championship in seven years.
Jelena Gencic never really stopped coaching Novak Djokovic right up until her death last weekend at age 76.
Kim Clijsters is closing in on her third straight title at the U.S. Open.
Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli quit professional tennis less than six weeks after winning her first Grand Slam title and 12 days before the U.S. Open starts.
Serena Williams has an advantage over every other woman who has played tennis: She never has had to face her own serve.
Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova joined men’s top seed Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the French Open without dropping a set.
Top seed Serena Williams beat No. 2 Victoria Azarenka in a three-set U.S. Open final for the second straight year to close in on the career Grand Slam champions.