Federer, No. 3 in the world, took the match. Then he took on the doubters.
Aug 29, 2019
On the marquees, it was Serena vs. Sharapova. How could that go wrong? It went very right, particularly for Williams.
Aug 28, 2019
With her lasting power and strong serves, she has yet another opportunity to win an eighth Wimbledon.
Jul 11, 2019
Wimbledon is as much a tournament built on gossip, celebrity and what scandal can be contrived as it is about tennis.
Jul 10, 2019
Serena the lady, the mother, is no less Serena the battler or, as someone mentioned, the warrior.
Jul 9, 2019
Just to reach Wimbledon’s second week is a major achievement. And while we watched, she achieved.
Jul 8, 2019
“I believed I could come back,” she said. “I just had to wait for my shots.”
Jul 6, 2019
At 37 and having won 23 Grand Slam singles, seven at Wimbledon, she was going nowhere except the third round.
Jul 4, 2019
“It’s fair to say I like playing on grass,” he observed.
Jul 2, 2019
Like that, the balance of tennis had changed from one generation to another.
Jul 1, 2019
Wimbledon does what it does. And why not? It is the oldest, most prestigious (and most pretentious) tour in existence.
Jun 30, 2019
A new kid surprises, maybe gets to the third round, but then he plays the big names.
Mar 15, 2019
A Federer-Nadal quarterfinal would be a gift of sorts, especially since the No. 1 seeds both were eliminated.
Mar 14, 2019
That rematch isn’t going to happen for a while.
Mar 13, 2019
She said she enjoys Indian Wells, at least now when fans seem to appreciate her longevity and make her feel welcome.
Mar 12, 2019
She didn’t sense anything was wrong with Williams until the end of the first set.
Mar 11, 2019
The older and more reserved of the Williamses, Venus goes about her business like an accountant, reserved and thinking.
Mar 10, 2019
Two weeks from her 26th birthday, Stephens had the icing symbolically flung into her face.
Mar 9, 2019
From No. 22 he has soared back to the top, where he had been after taking four straight Grand Slams.
Mar 8, 2019
He’ll remind us he’s still human, still imperfect.
Mar 7, 2019