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Rafael Nadal in action during the first round of the US Open on August 29, 2017
Amazon lands US Open tennis rights
Amazon lands the UK rights to broadcast the US Open in a five-year deal.
Nov 16, 08:06
Jack Sock returns a forehand to Denis Kudla during the BB&T Atlanta Open at Atlantic Station on July 30, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Jack Sock wins at ATP World Tour Finals despite 4am fire alarm
Jack Sock beats Marin Cilic to record his first-ever win at the ATP World Tour Finals, despite having to be evacuated from his hotel at 4am due to a fire alarm.
Nov 14, 19:36
Rafael Nadal at the Italian Open on May 16, 2017
Rafael Nadal withdraws from ATP World Tour Finals
World number one Rafael Nadal withdraws from the ATP World Tour Finals after suffering a recurrence of a knee injury during his defeat to David Goffin.
Nov 14, 10:11
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates victory in his men's singles match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during day three of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena on November 17, 2015
Roger Federer "really happy" with opening win at ATP World Tour Finals
Roger Federer admits that he was "really happy" with his performance in his straight-sets win over Jack Sock at the ATP World Tour Finals.
Nov 13, 11:30
Andy Murray celebrates during his match against Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open in June 3, 2017
Andy Murray eyes New Year's Eve return
Andy Murray reveals that he hopes to be back in action in time for the start of the new season, having been sidelined since Wimbledon with a hip injury.
Nov 7, 17:30
Rafael Nadal in action during the first round of the US Open on August 29, 2017
Rafael Nadal could be fit for ATP World Tour Finals
Rafael Nadal's doctor talks up the possibility of the world number one being fit in time to feature in the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals in London.
Nov 4, 21:17
Rafael Nadal in action during the first round of the US Open on August 29, 2017
Rafael Nadal to face Roger Federer in Shanghai Masters final
Roger Federer beats Juan Martin del Potro in three sets to book a place in the Shanghai Masters final, where he is to face Rafael Nadal for a fourth time this season.
Oct 14, 20:36
Fabio Fognini in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Fabio Fognini fined for US Open outburst
Fabio Fognini is handed a fine and a suspended ban for his outburst at the US Open.
Oct 12, 22:21
Johanna Konta in action in round one of the US Open on August 28, 2017
Johanna Konta to miss WTA Championships
British number one Johanna Konta withdraws from next week's Kremlin Cup, resulting in her absence from this year's WTA Championships.
Oct 12, 10:08
Nick Kyrgios is hungry on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Nick Kyrgios fined, loses prize money for storming out of Shanghai opener
Nick Kyrgios is fined £7,500 and loses £16,000 prize money for quitting his first-round tie at the Shanghai Masters midway through the match.
Oct 11, 09:53
Nick Kyrgios in action at the French Open on May 27, 2016
Nick Kyrgios blames Shanghai Masters forfeit on stomach bug
Nick Kyrgios claims that his decision to quit his Shanghai Masters first-round match with Steve Johnson after the first set was due to a stomach bug.
Oct 10, 22:47
Andy Murray celebrates during his match against Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open in June 3, 2017
Andy Murray, Serena Williams expected to play in Australian Open
Australian Open director Craig Tiley says that Andy Murray and Serena Williams are expected to play in Melbourne in January.
Oct 10, 10:59
Simona Halep of Romania celebrates winning a point against Falvia Pennetta of Italy during their season-ending tennis WTA Final in Singapore on October 25, 2015
Simona Halep ends wait to become world number one
Simona Halep ends her wait to top the WTA World Rankings by reaching the final of the China Open with a win over Jelena Ostapenko.
Oct 7, 12:55
Dan Evans during his men's singles match against Ricardas Berankis during day two of the ATP Aegon Open Nottingham on June 21, 2016
Dan Evans handed one-year ban from tennis
Britain's Dan Evans is handed a one-year ban from tennis after testing positive for cocaine.
Oct 3, 16:14
Rafael Nadal in action during the first round of the US Open on August 29, 2017
Rafael Nadal not eyeing Roger Federer record after US Open joy
World number one Rafael Nadal suggests that Roger Federer is currently too far ahead in terms of career Grand Slam titles to think about overtaking the Swiss.
Sep 11, 14:27
Andy Murray hits a backhand during his semi-final match against Marin Cilic at Queen's on June 18, 2016
Andy Murray expects to miss remainder of season due to injury
Andy Murray does not expect to return to the court again in a competitive event this season due to an ongoing hip complaint.
Sep 6, 11:07
Roger Federer celebrates during the second round of the US Open on August 31, 2017
Roger Federer expects "different" Juan Martin del Potro match at US Open
Roger Federer insists that his quarter-final showdown with Juan Martin del Potro will not be a replica of their 2009 final at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 5, 13:57
Russia's Maria Sharapova celebrates after beating Italy's Flavia Pennetta during their women's singles round robin tennis match at the WTA Finals in Singapore on October 29, 2015
Maria Sharapova proud of US Open run
Five-time Major champion Maria Sharapova says that she is proud of reaching the last 16 at the US Open after a spell out of the sport due to a doping suspension.
Sep 4, 11:24
Fabio Fognini in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Fabio Fognini kicked out of US Open for abusing umpire
World number 26 Fabio Fognini is suspended from the US Open for verbally abusing an umpire during his first-round defeat to Stefano Travaglia.
Sep 2, 22:01
Russia's Maria Sharapova celebrates after beating Italy's Flavia Pennetta during their women's singles round robin tennis match at the WTA Finals in Singapore on October 29, 2015
Maria Sharapova dismisses Caroline Wozniacki criticism
Maria Sharapova dismisses criticism from Caroline Wozniacki after the Russian won her third successive match at the US Open on Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Sep 2, 12:26
Johanna Konta collapses during the US Open on August 31, 2016
Johanna Konta stunned by Aleksandra Krunic in first-round exit at US Open
Johanna Konta is knocked out of the US Open in the first round following a three-set defeat to world number 78 Aleksandra Krunic.
Aug 28, 21:44
Andy Murray goes for a forehand during the quarter-final match against Kyle Edmund at Queen's on June 17, 2016
Andy Murray pulls out of US Open due to hip injury
Andy Murray is forced to pull out of next week's US Open due to the hip injury that has plagued his season.
Aug 26, 20:16
Andy Murray in action at the US Open on August 30, 2016
Andy Murray draws Tennys Sandgren at US Open
Former world number one Andy Murray is drawn to play American Tennys Sandgren in the US Open first round.
Aug 25, 17:47
Victoria Azarenka plays an amusing forehand in her fourth-round match against Barbora Strycova during day eight of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 25, 2016
Victoria Azarenka to miss US Open due to custody issues involving son
Victoria Azarenka withdraws from the US Open due to issues surrounding the custody battle for her son.
Aug 21, 21:55
Kei Nishikori in action against Andy Murray at the French Open on June 7, 2017
Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season through injury
Kei Nishikori is to miss the remainder of the tennis season after injuring his wrist.
Aug 16, 22:35
Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan in the final match during day seven of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell at the Real Club de Tenis Barcelona on April 24, 2016
Rafael Nadal to become world number one for first time since July 2014
Rafael Nadal will become world number one for the first time since July 2014 after Roger Federer withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters.
Aug 14, 19:48
Andy Murray celebrates during his match against Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open in June 3, 2017
Andy Murray withdraws from Cincinnati Masters
Andy Murray announces his withdrawal from next week's Cincinnati Masters due to an ongoing hip injury.
Aug 9, 18:29
Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns a shot to Donald Young of the US during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 4 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 7, 2015 in New York.
Stanislas Wawrinka to miss US Open to undergo knee surgery
Three-time Grand Slam winner Stanislas Wawrinka will miss the rest of 2017 after deciding to undergo knee surgery.
Aug 4, 16:13
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts after scoring a point on Gilles Muller of Luxembourg during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Andy Murray withdraws from Rogers Cup
World number one Andy Murray is forced to withdraw from the Rogers Cup in Montreal due to a hip injury.
Aug 3, 20:30
Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts after a point against Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka during their men's final match of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 7, 2015
Novak Djokovic ruled out for rest of 2017
Twelve-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic is ruled out for rest of the year due to an elbow injury.
Jul 26, 13:34
Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Steve Darcis at the French Open in Paris on May 26, 2016
Novak Djokovic set to miss US Open with elbow injury
Novak Djokovic is set to miss up to 12 weeks with an elbow injury, ruling him out of this year's US Open.
Jul 25, 21:52
Johanna Konta collapses during the US Open on August 31, 2016
Ilie Nastase handed lengthy ban from ITF events over Fed Cup remarks
Ilie Nastase will not attend any International Tennis Federation events in an official capacity until 2021 after being found guilty of a series of breaches.
Jul 21, 18:56
Johanna Konta of Britain hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the China Open on October 9, 2016
Johanna Konta: 'I still have plenty of improving to do'
World number four Johanna Konta believes that she must become both mentally and physically stronger if she is to win a Grand Slam title.
Jul 18, 22:21
Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts during his Gentlemens Singles Second Round match against Sam Querry of the United States during day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 2, 2015
Roger Federer hails "wonderful" eighth Wimbledon title triumph
Wimbledon champion Roger Federer admits that he feels for Marin Cilic after seeing his opponent struggle in the final, but is delighted to have won an eighth title.
Jul 16, 17:10
Detail shot of Kei Nishikori of Japan's racquet and slazenger tennis balls during his Gentlemen's Singles third round match against Simone Bolelli of Italy on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Cl
Amazon to challenge Sky for live tennis rights?
Amazon is allegedly readying a bid to bring live tennis to its streaming packages.
Jul 15, 13:14
Johanna Konta of Great Britain looks down in her match against Karolina Pliskova on March 15, 2016
Johanna Konta: 'No reason why I cannot win Wimbledon one day'
Great Britain's Johanna Konta says that there is no reason why she cannot win Wimbledon in the future after losing to Venus Williams in this year's semi-finals.
Jul 13, 20:24