Tennis

In 'Battle of the Sexes,' King passes a baton to…

In "Battle of the Sexes," Billie Jean King passes a baton to Emma Stone, who is now pushing for pay equality in Hollywood

New mom Serena Williams thanks mother for being a…

New mom Serena Williams is thanking her own mother for being the role model she says she needed

The Latest: Keys routs Vandeweghe, reaches US…

Madison Keys easily took the first set 6-1 in her semifinal match against No. 20 CoCo Vandeweghe

The Latest: Nadal says no in-match coaching…

Rafael Nadal thinks it's "a little bit stupid" that players can't talk to their coaches during matches

The Latest: Nadal wins US Open for 16th major…

Rafael Nadal won his 16th Grand Slam title by sweeping Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 in the U.S. Open final

US Open: Nadal-Anderson seems a mismatch, but…

U.S. Open finalists Rafael Nadal and Kevin Anderson are both professional tennis players who were born in 1986

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Hingis earns 25th Grand Slam title with women's doubles win

Martina Hingis won her 25th Grand Slam title and second in two days, teaming with Chan Yung-Jan of Taiwan to beat Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-2 on in the women's doubles final

Muguruza joins US Open champion Nadal at No. 1…

Garbine Muguruza made her debut at No. 1 and joined U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal in making Spain the first country since United States in 2003 to top the WTA and ATP rankings simultaneously

Former No. 1 Karolina Pliskova fires coach David Kotyza

Former world No. 1 Karolina Pliskova says she's no longer working with coach David Kotyza

Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken…

Former pro tennis star James Blake says a New York Police Department officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him during a mistaken arrest in 2015.

Kerber ousts local favorite Osaka at Pan-Pacific Open

Seventh-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany beat local favorite Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 on Monday to advance to the second round of the Pan-Pacific Open

The Latest: Police officer says he ID'd himself to Blake

A New York City police officer who mistakenly arrested former pro tennis star James Blake says he identified himself as soon as he put his hands on him

Nadal vs. del Potro, Carreno Busta vs. Anderson…

Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro will meet in the U.S. Open semifinals

US Open doubles champ raises social issues with…

Dutch tennis player Jean-Julien Rojer wore a shirt showing the Statue of Liberty while winning the U.S. Open men's doubles championship to send a message about peace and freedom

US Open finalists Keys, Stephens commiserated…

Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens will each be in her first Grand Slam final when they meet for the U.S. Open title

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Behind the shadowy practice of 'courtsiding' at the US Open

The arrest of an Estonian man last week for trespassing at the U.S. Open has renewed questions about a practice called courtsiding

Perfect partnership: Hingis, Murray win US Open…

Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray won the U.S. Open mixed doubles title, beating Michael Venus of New Zealand and Chan Hao-Ching of Taiwan 6-1, 4-6, 10-8 in a match tiebreaker for their second Grand Slam title in two tournaments as a team

The Latest: Stephens' friend Altidore has big day…

Sloane Stephens' boyfriend had a good day, too.

Rafael Nadal beats Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to win third U.S. Open, 16th Grand Slam title

Rafael Nadal beats Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to win third U.S. Open, 16th Grand Slam title

Anderson falls short at US Open in first Grand Slam final

Kevin Anderson will have to hope for another chance to win a major title

Sweet 16: After 2 rough years, Nadal back on top…

Rafael Nadal overwhelmed first-time major finalist Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to win his third U.S. Open championship

Grand Slam Titles: 1; Serena Williams announces…

Serena Williams says on social media that she gave birth to a baby girl named Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr

Judge briefly closes courtroom in ex-tennis star case

An administrative judge hearing a disciplinary case against a police officer who wrongly arrested tennis star James Blake briefly sealed the New York courtroom

Review: 'Battle of the Sexes' serves up a…

Review: 'Battle of the Sexes' serves up a too-timely story

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Tsonga and Kyrgios level for France, Australia in Davis Cup

France and Serbia are level at 1-1 in their Davis Cup semifinal after Jo-Wilfried Tsonga dispatched 22-year-old debutant Laslo Djere in straight sets on Friday following Lucas Pouille's shock defeat in the opening singles match

Davis Cup: Kazakhstan wins doubles to lead Argentina 2-1

Kazakhstan is on the verge of sending last year's Davis Cup champion Argentina out of the top-tier World Group after winning a doubles match Saturday

Brazilian Clezar apologizes for racist gesture in Japan

Brazilian tennis player Guilherme Clezar has apologized after making a racist gesture in a Davis Cup match in Japan