Serena Williams retires with viral illness at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Serena Williams’ return to tennis after a five-week break ended early with…

Serena Williams, Halep win; Stephens ousted at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Serena Williams beat Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-3 in the second round…

SYDNEY | Media watchdog says Williams cartoon didn’t breach standards

SYDNEY (AP) — A media watchdog has ruled that a cartoon of tennis star Serena Williams…

LOS ANGELES | Oscars: Stars and stand-ins rehearse for the big show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars from Charlize Theron and Samuel L. Jackson to Serena Williams and…

MELBOURNE, Australia | Australian Open champ Osaka is Asia’s 1st No. 1 in tennis

MELBOURNE, Australia —Jan 28, 2019— Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka is the youngest woman to make…

MELBOURNE, Australia | 1 point away, Serena stunned by Pliskova at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia—Jan 23, 2019—Four times, Serena Williams was only one point — a single point —…

MELBOURNE, Australia | 17-year-old from Jersey, Anisimova, wins at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia —Jan 18, 2019—All of 17, never the winner of a Grand Slam match until…

MELBOURNE, Australia | No. 1 Halep has new-found confidence ahead of Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia—Jan 12, 2019—Simona Halep was trying on her new shoes when she got the news…

WARSAW, Poland | Former Wimbledon finalist Radwanska retires from tennis

WARSAW, Poland  — Former Wimbledon finalist Agnieszka Radwanska says she is retiring from tennis after a…

TOKYO | Osaka beats Strycova to reach semifinals at Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO — Naomi Osaka raised her game when she needed to, and it landed her a…

LAS VEGAS | Serena Williams talks fashion, not fouls at Las Vegas event

LAS VEGAS — Tennis star Serena Williams talked about her fashion business, not tennis fouls during…

MELBOURNE, Australia | Newspaper reprints controversial cartoon of Serena Williams

MELBOURNE, Australia — A cartoon of Serena Williams that has been widely condemned as a racist…

US Open final chair ump Ramos to work US-Croatia Davis Cup

The chair umpire who penalized Serena Williams a game in the U.S. Open final has been…

NEW YORK | The Latest: Djokovic: Umpire changed course of Serena match

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 10:15 p.m.…

NEW YORK | The Latest: WTA favors coaching, equal treatment for players

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 8:10 p.m.…

NEW YORK | Serena Williams fined $17K for rules violations at US Open

NEW YORK— Serena Williams was fined a total of $17,000 for three code violations during her…

NEW YORK | Williams loses game for arguing during US Open loss to Osaka

NEW YORK — The events and the arguing and the booing that would make this a…

NEW YORK | The Latest: US Open says umpire’s calls final on Williams

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 8:45 p.m.…

NEW YORK | Williams: Umpire treated her differently than a male player

NEW YORK — Serena Williams thought she was treated more harshly by the chair umpire in…

NEW YORK | Serena Williams faces Osaka at Open, eyes record-tying title

NEW YORK— A year after giving birth, Serena Williams has made a memorable run to another…

NEW YORK | Serena faces Osaka at US Open, aims for record-tying title

NEW YORK — For Serena Williams, there was no “wait until next year” during the last…

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. | Woods calls Nike Kaepernick ad a ‘beautiful spot’

NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. — Tiger Woods endorsed Nike’s latest “Just Do It” ad narrated by Colin…

NEW YORK | The Latest: Woods, Williams admire each other’s comeback

NEW YORK  — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 2:30 p.m.…

NEW YORK | The Latest: Djokovic beats Millman to reach US Open semis

NEW YORK— The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12 a.m. Novak…

Nike unveils Kaepernick ad to air during NFL season opener

Nike has unveiled its first “Just Do It” ad narrated by Colin Kaepernick, a spot scheduled…

NEW YORK | Serena Williams: Athletes should be grateful for Kaepernick

NEW YORK — Serena Williams said every athlete “should be completely grateful and honored” for the…

NEW YORK | Serena Williams wins in tutus at US Open

NEW YORK — It’s all about the tutu for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open. Just…

NEW YORK | The Latest: Isner’s 38 aces help him get to US Open’s 3rd Rd

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 9:10 p.m.…

NEW YORK | Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal on schedule as US Open begins

NEW YORK — A long list of returns highlights Day 1 at the U.S. Open as…

MASON, Ohio | Federer wins, Serena loses in Cincy tourney

MASON, Ohio  — Roger Federer made a successful return to the Western & Southern Open on…