US Open – Serena Williams loses to 19 year-old Bianca Andreescu

Bianca Andreescu, a 19-year-old rising star from Canada, defeated Williams 6-3, 7-5 to win the 2019 U.S. Open women’s singles tournament, becoming the first teenager to capture a major since Maria Sharapova won here in 2006. It was a not-so-close-match which turned thrillingly competitive late. Showing a champion’s heart, Williams rallied from a 1-5 second…

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win 12th French Open title

When Rafael Nadal speaks about what he does on a tennis court, the word he chooses is “fight.” It is the only way the Spaniard knows how to practice, battling for every ball for two and three hours at a time — the more oppressive the heat, the better. And it is the only way…

Serena Wlliams Makes History as Forbes Richest Woman Athlete

Serena Williams has made history as the first athlete to land herself a spot on Forbes' list of the World's Richest Self-Made Women, according to the global media company. The 23-time Grand Slam champion made the list as a result of her estimated fortune of $224m (about £177m), with Forbes stating that the sports star's…

Andy Murray set to retire from tennis

Andy Murray today announced he would likely retire this year due to severe pain from a hip injury, saying next week’s Australian Open could be the last tournament of a glittering career. The former world number one and three-time Grand Slam winner broke down at a press conference in Melbourne as he said the pain had become almost unbearable.