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Osaka withdraws from French Open with hamstring injury

(Reuters) - Japan's Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from the upcoming French Open with...

Andy Murray backs calls to remove Margaret Court’s name from arena

(Reuters) - Andy Murray thinks the Australian Open should consider removing Margaret Court's name from the arena at Melbourne Park as he says the multiple...

Osaka wins U.S. Open to confirm status as new star

By Amy Tennery NEW YORK (Reuters) - Naomi Osaka ended Victoria Azarenka's dream run to claim her second U.S. Open title in...

French Open to allow 11,500 fans per day between the three showcourts

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The French Open will allow a maximum of 11,500 spectators per day to adhere to strict health protocols and curb the...

Djokovic urges angry fanbase not to turn on U.S. Open line judge

(Reuters) - Novak Djokovic has pleaded for compassion for the line judge he...
Novak Djokovic

Reports: Line judge threatened after Djokovic disqualification

The U.S. Open line judge who was hit by an errant ball that led to the disqualification of world No. 1 Novak Djokovic has received...

Rogers upsets sixth seed Kvitova in U.S. Open fourth round

NEW YORK (Reuters) - American Shelby Rogers ousted sixth seed Petra Kvitova in the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Sunday, winning 7-6(5) 3-6...

Osaka survives scare to reach last 16 in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former champion Naomi Osaka survived a third-round scare before...

Highlights: U.S. Open day four

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Highlights of the fourth day at the U.S. Open...

Anisimova fights off nerves to win battle of U.S. teens in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Amanda Anisimova has confessed that she was a bundle of nerves after staring down the barrel of an early exit from...

Kenin finds groove and reaches U.S. Open third round

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Second seed Sofia Kenin has put a lacklustre U.S....

Factbox: The masks of Naomi Osaka at the U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former champion Naomi Osaka is wearing a different facemask...

Top seed Pliskova humbled by inspired Garcia at U.S. Open

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top seed Karolina Pliskova suffered a shock 6-1 7-6(2)...

‘Black Lives Matter’ banners swapped out as U.S. Open honors ‘frontline workers,’ NYPD

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Large banners with the words "Black Lives Matter" were removed from Arthur Ashe Stadium at the U.S. Open on Tuesday as...

With no fans at US Open, Serena cheers herself to victory

By Steve Keating (Reuters) - With no fans to cheer her on, Serena Williams was left to push herself to a record-breaking...
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Sports world reacts to Wimbledon being canceled for first time since World War II

Wimbledon has been canceled. For the first time since World War II, the Grand Slam will not take place due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic....

WATCH: Roger Federer shares awesome trick-shot video as he practices social distancing at home

Tennis legend Roger Federer is doing his part to practice social distancing while staying at home amid the coronavirus pandemic, and as a side bonus...

AELTC announces Wimbledon could be postponed, or even canceled, due to COVID-19

The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club announced Wednesday that it is actively weighing postponing or canceling Wimbledon in 2020.
Caption: Mar 12, 2017; Indian Wells, CA, USA; Rafael Nadal (ESP) bounces the ball as he gets set to serve during his second round match as he defeated Guido Pella (not pictured) in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Nadal won 6-3, 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

BNP Paribas Open cancelled due to coronavirus

In a stunning move Sunday, the BNP Paribas Open announced it would not be held at this time due to a confirmed case of COVID-19,...
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LOOK: Fan wears Patriots helmet to US Open tennis match

It's officially tennis season in Queens, New York, as the US Open major championship is underway. Someone forgot to tell that to an apparent die-hard...
Roger Federer Novak Djokovic 2019 Wimbledon Final

WATCH: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic give master class in pure class after historic Wimbledon...

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic dueled for five hours Sunday during a historic Wimbledon Final that saw Djokovic win his fifth Wimbledon title.