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

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

Wimbledon glance: Zverev brothers both in 3rd-round action

Day 6 at Wimbledon features Alexander and Mischa Zverev, the first pair of brothers in 33 years to both reach the third round at the All England Club

The Latest: Injured Mattek-Sands tweets about…

American tennis player Bethanie Mattek-Sands says she's been through a painful and emotional 36 hours after injuring her right knee during a match at Wimbledon

Federer, Djokovic, Nadal, Murray head to Week 2…

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal lead the men's field into Week 2 at Wimbledon

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Djokovic snaps at Wimbledon chair umpire en route…

Novak Djokovic snaps at Wimbledon chair umpire en route to Week 2

Venus Williams: Cops Holding Crash Video

The widow whose husband was killed in a fatal accident that involved Venus Williams is saying cops are refusing to release the surveillance video, which captured the entire accident.

The Latest: Thiem advances to 4th round at…

Dominic Thiem has now reached the fourth round in a fourth consecutive Grand Slam tournament, beating Donaldson at Wimbledon

Pyeongchang Olympics are icy path to warmer…

South Korea faces big obstacles in efforts to use Pyeongchang Winter Olympics to move toward reconciliation with North Korea

Wimbledon-area shops compete to design tennis storefronts

Wimbledon village shops are competing to design the best tennis-themed storefront, and you have to see them

The Latest: Vandeweghe upset about call in…

CoCo Vandeweghe argued with chair umpire Kelly Thomson about whether a point in her Wimbledon quarterfinal loss should have been replayed because a line judge's call was distracting

Sofia Carson and Djokovic headline Arthur Ashe…

"Descendants" star Sofia Carson and two-time U.S. Open champ Novak Djokovic will headline this year's Arthur Ashe Kids' Day, a stadium concert kickoff that organizers are hoping will increase interest in youth tennis

At 37, Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon semi…

Five-time champion Venus Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals for the 10th time by beating French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 7-5

Williams vs. Ostapenko at Wimbledon as court questions arise

A main topic of conversation at the All England Club was whether more women's matches should be on Centre Court or No. 1 Court

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Murray interrupts question at Wimbledon to point…

Andy Murray interrupted a reporter's question to make an important distinction during his post-match news conference at Wimbledon

Westbrook, Biles win athlete of year honors at…

Russell Westbrook won best male athlete at The ESPYS, while Olympic gymnast Simone Biles earned best female athlete honors

Fendrich on Tennis: 1 of Big 4 left at Wimbledon, Federer

Roger Federer is the only member of the Big 4 who reached the Wimbledon semifinals

Fans on Henman Hill watch Murray and Konta at Wimbledon

Fans on Henman Hill watch Andy Murray and Johanna Konta win their fourth-round matches at Wimbledon

The Latest: Britain will have a Wimbledon champ…

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

To play at Wimbledon, white underwear is a must

To play at Wimbledon, you have to be ready right down to your underpants

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

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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