Tennis

US Open singles champs to earn record $3.7 million

Total player compensation at the U.S. Open will top $50 million for the first time this year, with a record $3.7 million going to each of the singles champions

Father of Australian tennis star accused of child…

The father of retired Australian tennis star Mark Philippoussis is being held on $2.5 million bail in San Diego after being arrested on suspicion of molesting two children

Pliskova, Murray lead direct-entry fields for US Open

New WTA No. 1 Karolina Pliskova and top-ranked man Andy Murray headline the direct entry lists for the U.S. Open

Nastase banned from Fed Cup and Davis Cup until…

Ilie Nastase has been banned from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019 because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad behavior as Romania's captain during a Fed Cup match against Britain

Hall of Famer Roddick asked more about '09 loss…

Andy Roddick says he gets asked more about his loss to Roger Federer in the 2009 Wimbledon final than his victory in the 2003 U.S. Open final

Djokovic will sit out rest of 2017 because of…

Novak Djokovic is going to sit out the rest of this season because of an injured right elbow and plans to return to the tour in January

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The Latest: Britain will have a Wimbledon champ…

Britain is guaranteed a champion at Wimbledon this year _ in mixed doubles

Venus Williams to play World TeamTennis for Washington

Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova, John Isner headline World TeamTennis season

Every morning, they mow, paint, mop Wimbledon's grass courts

Elite lawn care: Keeping Wimbledon's grass just right means lots of mowing, painting and even mopping

The Latest: Makarova and Vesnina win doubles at…

Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won the women's doubles title at Wimbledon by beating Chan Hao-ching and Monica Niculescu 6-0, 6-0 under a closed roof on Centre Court

Kubot-Melo, Makarova-Vesnina win doubles titles at Wimbledon

Kubot and Melo win men's doubles title; Makarova and Vesnina win women's doubles at Wimbledon

Fendrich on Tennis: Is Muguruza heir to Williams…

Garbine Muguruza is the only player to beat each Williams sister in a Grand Slam final

Sharapova makes first US match appearance since drug ban

Maria Sharapova is realistic as she tries to regain her form after a 15-month drug suspension

Hingis and Murray win mixed doubles title at Wimbledon

Hingis and Murray win Wimbledon mixed doubles title, beating Henri Kontinen and Heather Watson 6-4, 6-4

Federer up to ATP No. 3 after Wimbledon; Muguruza…

Roger Federer's eighth Wimbledon title pushed him back up to No. 3 in the rankings

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Kudla tops fellow American Krueger in Hall of Fame tourney

Denis Kudla beat fellow American Mitchell Krueger 6-4, 5-7, 6-0 in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships

Federer tells AP he 'can't think too far ahead…

Roger Federer said he knows he 'can't think too far ahead' nowadays

Seeds 5, 7 upset in 1st round of Hall of Fame tournament

Seeds 5, 7 upset in 1st round of Hall of Fame tournament

Roddick, Clijsters among Tennis Hall of Fame inductees

Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters are the latest class in the International Tennis Hall of Fame

Tennis star Novak Djokovic will miss rest of 2017, including U.S. Open, because of injured right elbow

Tennis star Novak Djokovic will miss rest of 2017, including U.S. Open, because of injured right elbow

10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know Friday: Confession in Pennsylvania case, GOP health bill on brink, Trump defends son

At 37, Venus Williams looking for a 6th Wimbledon…

Even at 37 and with five Wimbledon titles to her name, Venus Williams still has that overwhelming desire to win

Into 11th Wimbledon final, Federer faces Cilic…

Federer goes for record 8th men's Wimbledon title when he faces Marin Cilic in final

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Count him in: Sam Querrey looks toward next year's Wimbledon

Feeling good and looking forward, Querrey can't wait to give Wimbledon another shot next year

Former pitcher Derek Lowe leads celebrity golf event

Former major league pitcher Derek Lowe took the first-round lead in the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe

Roger Federer reaches record 11th Wimbledon men's final, will play Marin Cilic for 8th title

Roger Federer reaches record 11th Wimbledon men's final, will play Marin Cilic for 8th title