| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:20 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia— Roger Federer kept his cool on a scorching second day at the Australian Open, starting his record 57th consecutive Grand Slam tournament with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 victory in his first match with Stefan Edberg as a coach.
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Novak Djokovic and Boris Becker have each won six Grand Slam singles championships.
But Djokovic wants more, so he has brought in the retired Becker as his head coach, joining a team that already includes Marian Vajda, Miljan Amanovic and Gebhard Phil-...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 2:53 PM
Serena Williams nearly owned women's tennis in 2013, and the Associated Press took notice by selecting her the female athlete of the year for the third time in her storied career.
Williams has won the award three times, tying golfer Annika Sorenstam and...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:16 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- A controversial luxury waterfront development project was soundly defeated Tuesday, an apparent victim of skyrocketing housing prices that have generated anxiety over just who gets to live in a city long identified with tolerance and...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:16 PM
As the new Court 2 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden nears completion so does the newest dining option at California's largest tennis venue.
The New York sushi restaurant Nobu will have an outlet near the new court, which holds one of only two ATP or...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Kaley Cuoco donned a bridal veil on Thursday's episode of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" to "marry" fiance Ryan Sweeting.
DeGeneres, who loves to revel in her guest stars' latest good news, allowed her studio audience, daytime viewers and anyone with access...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Tennis isn't much of a big deal at South L.A.'s struggling Jefferson High.
The two dozen kids who play on the boys' and girls' teams practice on a pair of beaten courts at a gang-riddled, graffiti-tagged park.
It wasn't long ago that both squads...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Tennis legend Pete Sampras and his wife, actress Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, have quietly sold their Lake Sherwood-area compound near Thousand Oaks in an off-market deal. The purchase price was not disclosed.
The hilltop estate had been listed at $19.95...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Bob and Mike Bryan, the tennis doubles-playing twins from Camarillo, were named by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) as the 2012-13 team of the year for its gold medal at the 2012 Olympics.
After winning Wimbledon in 2013, the Bryans became the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Who says art and sports don’t mix?
On Saturday afternoon, the MAK Center for Art and Architecture will host an invitational tennis tournament at which art world and entertainment figures will compete on the newly completed Goldstein Court of the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:22 AM
Surrounded by friends and fraternity brothers, Thayer Holbrook, 19-year-old University of Southern California freshman cools his feet after playing table tennis for 50 hours at Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity house....