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Karolina Pliskova powers past Johanna Konta to take Rome title

Karolina Pliskova produced a dominant performance to defeat Johanna Konta in straight sets as she won the Italian Open title in Rome.The world No. 7 from the Czech Republic broke in the opening game of the first set...

John Isner to miss French Open as foot injury heals

The 2019 clay court season will be a washout for John Isner. The top-ranked American man announced Friday he will miss the French Open as he continues to recover from a foot injury incurred during the Miami Open...

Italian Open: Roger Federer withdraws before quarter-final with injury

Roger Federer had been competing at the Italian Open for the first time since 2016World number three Roger Federer has...

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal reach third round at Italian Open

Roger Federer last played at the Italian Open in 2016Roger Federer marked his Italian Open return with victory against Portugal's...

Finalists chosen to vie for Gimelstob’s ATP role

ROME -- Former top-10 player Nicolas Lapentti and former ATP executive Weller Evans are the finalists to replace Justin Gimelstob on the ATP board.The 10 voting members of the player council chose them from a list of six...

Italian Open: Caroline Wozniacki withdraws from first-round match with injury

Caroline Wozniacki won the 2018 Australian Open and has twice lost in US Open finalsFormer world number one Caroline Wozniacki...

Italian Open: Kyle Edmund loses to Fernando Verdasco in Rome

British number one Kyle Edmund is ranked 27th in the worldBritain's Kyle Edmund has suffered his fourth straight first-round defeat,...

‘For all the new athlete moms out there, just believe in yourself’

Serena Williams, speaking about an open letter she wrote to her mother in 2017, said: "Looking at my daughter and looking at my mom, how she went through the negative of myself and my body, I don't...

Madrid Open: Dominic Thiem beats Roger Federer to set up Novak Djokovic meeting

Dominic Thiem beat Roger Federer in the Indian Wells final in MarchDominic Thiem saved match points to end Roger Federer's...

Djokovic in Madrid semis after Cilic withdrawal

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic automatically progressed to the Madrid Open semifinals after his quarterfinal opponent Marin Cilic was forced to withdraw because of food poisoning on Friday."Dear fans, Madrid Open organisers, Novak Djokovic, I am sorry to...

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