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Anyone for equality? Unseen archive featuring Sue Barker shows how tennis served women's cause
For female tennis players and their fans, the road to true equality may seem long and hard. Go back a century, though, and the seeds of parity between the sexes had already been sown, according to an unseen archive of films. A treasure trove of tennis ...
Tennis: McEnroe ranks Serena 700th on men's tour
LOS ANGELES—Tennis legend John McEnroe says while he has great respect for Serena Williams as the best of her gender, the 23-time Grand Slam winner would be the 700th ranked player in the men's game. Speaking as part of a tour to promote his new ...
Mellower now, John McEnroe wants today's players to get mad
John McEnroe: Serena Williams world's best female tennis player but would rank 'like 700' among men
John McEnroe Says Serena Williams Would Be Ranked 'Like 700' in Men's Tennis
Roger Federer warms up for Wimbledon with 92nd career title
HALLE, Germany -- Roger Federer defeated Germany's Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 to win the Gerry Weber Open for the ninth time on Sunday and claim his 92nd career title. Playing in his 140th career final, Federer saved the only break point he faced and ...
Tennis: Federer demolishes Zverev to win 9th Halle title
Federer demolishes Zverev to win ninth Halle title
Roger Federer routs Sascha Zverev for ninth Halle title
Tennis - Wimbledon most open for a decade, says contender Lopez
Left-hander Lopez said he is playing the best tennis of his career and few would argue with that after victories against world number three Stan Wawrinka, Tomas Berdych, Grigor Dimitrov and finally Marin Cilic in the space of a week. "Considering the ...
Feliciano Lopez enjoying benefits of experience on tour
Tennis Podcast: Is it written in the stars for Feliciano Lopez in Queen's final?
Lopez Saves MP For Queen's Club Crown
Tennis - Sevastova follows Ostapenko as Latvian winner
FILE PHOTO: Jun 1, 2017; Paris, France; Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) celebrates match point during her match against Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) (not pictured) match on day five of the 2017 French Open tennis tournament at Stade Roland Garros.
Sevastovs Wins Mallorca Title, Her First Since 2017
Sevastova seals Goerges for first grass court title in Mallorca
Sevastova faces Goerges in Mallorca final as Bellis falls
Insider Analysis: Comeback Kvitova inspires en route to Birmingham victory
WTA Insider breaks down the main takeaways from Petra Kvitova's emphatic comeback win at the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, and what it means for the field heading into the Wimbledon Championships. -A +A. WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen. June 25, 2017.
Petra Kvitova beats Ash Barty for Birmingham title
Kvitova, Barty into Birmingham WTA final
Tennis: Kvitova sends Wimbledon warning with Birmingham title
Tennis star Dan Evans in drugs test scandal
A statement from the International Tennis Federations read: “On 24 April 2017, Mr Evans provided an anti-doping sample to the TADP in association with his participation in the Barcelona Open, an ATP World Tour event, held in Barcelona, Spain.
Brit tennis star Evans fails drug test
Dan Evans fails drugs test: Other high profile drugs cases in tennis
Grigor Dimitrov Says Dan Evans Positive Test is Sad for Tennis
Federer wielding SABR with devastating effect
At 35, after six months out following knee surgery, Federer stunned the tennis world with his victory in Melbourne, but it was the way he attacked his backhand, especially in the final against Rafael Nadal, that was such a revelation. "Roger did ...
Ash Barty on cusp of completing remarkable rise from WBBL to tennis top 50
ASHLEIGH Barty could break into the world's top 50 by the end of the British grasscourt season, a prospect almost unthinkable 18 months ago as she switched back to tennis from cricket. The gifted Queenslander sits at a provisional career-high mark of ...
Britain hopes Konta's cosmopolitan journey could end in glory
Konta began to play tennis as an eight-year-old near to the family's home of Collaroy, on Sydney's northern beaches, but the wandering life of the tennis player started in her schooldays, with frequent flights to Melbourne, to the national tennis ...