LONDON -- Rafael Nadal and Garbine Muguruza have won the International Tennis Federation's Player of the Year awards. At 31, Nadal becomes the oldest men's world champion after a season in which he won a 10th French Open and a third US Open. - -
The wildcard lost in five sets to former world number 10 Ernests Gulbis of Latvia, going down 4-6 6-3 7-6 (7-3) 3-6 6-4 in three hours 16 minutes. Naomi Broady lost 6-2 7-5 to defending champion Garbine Muguruza on Centre Court, while Gabriella Taylor
Nadal leads series 2-0. Ranked 129, the 33-year-old Sela has just three wins on the main tour in 2018 but made the last-16 at Wimbledon in 2009 where he was knocked out by Novak Djokovic. Also made the third round last year where injury forced him to
She's struggled since to regain her winning ways and hasn't advanced past the third round at any Grand Slam since 2015. A highly publicized fall in a locker room at the US Open in 2015, which resulted in a concussion and a lawsuit against the USTA, ...
The 66-year-old was lauded for her distinguished life at an International Tennis Federation function in Paris that also saw current champions Rafael Nadal and Garbine Muguruza receive awards. The presented the 1971 French Open champion with the
As for Women's Tennis Association (WTA), there were four Grand Slam champions in 2017: Serena Williams, Jelena Ostapenko, Muguruza and Sloane Stephens, and five No. 1s: Serena, Angelique Kerber, Karolina Pliskova, Muguruza and Simona Halep
The next challenge for the 25-year-old came in the form of the Russian Vitalia Diatchenko. She is much higher ranked (132) compared to Ankita (213) in Women's singles. However, Ankita gave her a tough fight, even winning the second set. She ultimately ...
MELBOURNE — Reigning Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza was upset by 88th-ranked Hsieh Su-Wei of Tapiei 7-6 (7-1), 6-4 in the second round of the Australian Open on a Thursday. The third-seeded Muguruza is the highest seed to fall in the ...
In what would arguably be the biggest change to the Davis Cup since its creation in 1900, the International Tennis Federation announced plans to transform the annual national-team competition through what it called a 25-year, $3 billion partnership
Muguruza said it was great to be world champion alongside compatriot Nadal. "Becoming world champion in such a competitive year is amazing for me and is even more special because Rafa has also been awarded on the men's side," she said.
If the ATP had an MVP for 2017, would the honor go to muscular Nadal or meteoric Federer? Let's go through the details and pick one: Overall record: Advantage, Federer. The magic number when it comes to winning percentage in tennis is .900, or a 90 ...
At the end of 2017, the unveiled a handful of Grand Slam modifications that would go into effect in 2018 and 2019: an increased time limit between points; an adjustment to tournament-withdrawal policies, in the hopes of encouraging withdrawal for
Sadly, (Garbine) Muguruza is the opposite', Cornet told France TV Sport. The French player was cleared by the over her three no shows to doping cases last month. Speaking about it, in an interview with L'Equipe she added: 'I know that everything
There are only two rounds remaining in the French Open. Two of these four players will compete for the crown here in Paris. Who will it be? Our team offers their insights on both matches. Predicting today are writers Brett Margolies, Ryan Schick, and
At the root of this is the saga of Bedene's failure to persuade the International Tennis Federation to allow him to play in the Davis Cup for Great Britain, and after exploring all legal avenues - with the assistance of the Lawn Tennis Association – he