| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Maria Sharapova, who missed the U.S. Open with the same problem, withdrew from the season-ending WTA Championships on Monday because of a right shoulder injury.
Sharapova, ranked No. 3 in the world, will miss the tournament in Istanbul from Oct. 22-27....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Novak Djokovic gained a measure of revenge by defeating Rafael Nadal, the world's newly minted No. 1 tennis player, in the China Open championship match Sunday in Beijing.
Djokovic almost made it look easy with a 6-3, 6-4 victory, although he...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Kim Clijsters gave birth to her second child, Jack Leon Lynch, on Wednesday, both the retired Belgian tennis great and husband Brian Lynch announced on Twitter.
Jack Leon Lynch is born! Born at 7.06 pm tonight and we are both doing well... His big...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Here's a twist for tennis fans: The road to Davis Cup glory for India now goes through Calabasas.
On Sept. 21, in a country where tennis plays second fiddle only to cricket, India's tennis federation announced a surprising departure from its traditional...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 12:00 PM
According to US Weekly magazine, rumors during the U.S. Open tennis tournament were true.
Actress Kaley Cuoco, best known for her starring role in the highly popular TV comedy "The Big Bang Theory" and her role in Priceline commercials with actor...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 2:20 PM
The Women's Tennis Assn. tournament that has been played in Carlsbad since 1984 will move to in Tokyo in 2014, the WTA confirmed Thursday.
The move was first reported by Tennisreporters.com.
The WTA tournament that is currently at Stanford will take...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Tennis umpire Lois Goodman, once accused of fatally bludgeoning her 80-year-old husband with a coffee cup, told the "Today" show Tuesday that while she is grateful to her attorneys, her life will never be the same.
Goodman, who is working as a umpire at...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Forty years ago, Billie Jean King played Bobby Riggs in the most famous tennis match in American history. Dubbed "The Battle of the Sexes," it was as much a contest of ideologies as athleticism.
King represented the fight for women's rights, and Riggs,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:07 PM
NEW YORK -- Rafael Nadal, who missed the U.S. Open last summer because of a knee injury, will play in Monday's final against top-seeded Novak Djokovic.
Nadal, seeded second, won in straight sets, 6-4, 7-6 (1), 6-2, over eighth-seeded Richard Gasquet,...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Novak Djokovic announced his engagement to longtime girlfriend Jelena Ristic on Wednesday.
Of course, the top-ranked tennis player in the world did it in the most modern way, taking to Twitter.
A photo was included of Ristic giving Djokovic a kiss...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:37 PM
The United States will host Britain in the first round of the 2014 Davis Cup, according to the United States Tennis Assn.
The competition will be held from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 at a venue and on a surface to be determined by the USTA.