| Jun 11, 2013
| 11:29 AM
ARDMORE, Pa. -- Tiger Woods held his mandatory news conference Tuesday at noon, said his mandatory stuff and now we are ready to play the U.S. Open.
The event begins Thursday. It will be played at historic Merion Golf Club, a place that will test the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:48 AM
Yes, it's that time of year again. Time for Forbes magazine to unveil its list of the 100 highest-paid athletes in the world.
After losing the top spot last year to boxer Floyd Mayweather, Tiger Woods reclaims the top spot, earning $78.1 million from...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 11:23 AM
PARIS — Rafael Nadal won an epic semifinal against Novak Djokovic at the French Open to remain the King of Clay — for another couple of days, at least.
The seven-time champion twice let a lead slip away in the fourth set Friday, then came...
| May 28, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Comcast Corp. is the Serena Williams of cable.
The nation's largest cable operator with more than 21 million subscribers outlasted and out-muscled the tiny Tennis Channel to win a marathon legal dispute that went from the Federal Communications...
| May 31, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Serena Williams advanced to the fourth round at the French Open by beating Sorana Cirstea, 6-0, 6-2, Friday in Paris.
Williams, a 15-time Grand Slam champion, seeks her first French Open title since 2002. She hasn't reached the semifinals since 2003....
| May 24, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Looking for signs of a rebound for U.S. men's tennis? Don't look at the seedings for this year's French Open, which begins Sunday.
The highest seeded American male is Sam Querrey of Thousand Oaks, who is seeded 18th.
Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for...
| May 18, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Serena Williams continued her career-best winning streak, now at 23 matches, on Saturday to advance to the Italian Open championship match in Rome.
The top-ranked American stopped Simona Halep of Romania, 6-3, 6-0, in the semifinals and will try to...
| May 19, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Serena Williams extended the best run of her career on Sunday by winning the Italian Open title in a rout of third-seeded Victoria Azarenka on the clay in Rome.
The top-ranked American has now won 24 matches in a row and four consecutive tournament...
| May 12, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Serena Williams retained her No. 1 ranking in the world on Sunday when she defeated second-ranked Maria Sharapova in straight sets to win the Madrid Open.
Williams claimed the 50th tournament title in her illustrious career with the 6-1, 6-4 victory....
| May 9, 2013
| 4:00 PM
What could be more improbable than the linked triumph of Venus and Serena Williams?
African American sisters born 15 months apart, raised in the gritty environs of Compton, these women not only took on the genteel, predominantly white sport of...
| May 11, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Maria Sharapova, the epitome of grace and elegance on and off the court, has kept her private life rather private over the years, including her romance and subsequent engagement to former Laker Sasha Vujacic.
Since the former No. 1 women's tennis player...