Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from Wimbledon to take some personal time with friend and family

Naomi Osaka withdraws from Wimbledon to spend time with friends and family following French Open media boycott, but insists she WILL be at the Olympics in her homeland of Japan By Charlotte Daly For Mailonline Published: 19:38 BST, 17 June 2021 | Updated: 19:52 BST, 17 June 2021 Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from Wimbledon to ‘take some … Read more

Rafael Nadal PULLS OUT of Wimbledon and the Olympics to ‘prolong my career’

Rafael Nadal has announced he will not be playing at Wimbledon or the Olympic Games this summer in order to protect his body. The 35-year-old, who won the last of his two titles at the All England Club in 2010, revealed his decision on Twitter, much to the disappointment of his 15.5million followers. Nadal wrote: … Read more

US Open to become first major tournament to be played in front of full capacity crowds

US Open to become first major tournament to be played in front of full capacity crowds, tournament organisers confirm… with tickets for August event at Flushing Meadows to go on sale next month The US Open was the first of the grand slams to be played during the pandemic However, it was held behind closed doors … Read more

Rafael Nadal PULLS OUT of Wimbledon and the Olympics

BREAKING NEWS: Rafael Nadal PULLS OUT of Wimbledon and the Olympics ‘after listening to my body’ and having struggled to cope with just a two-week break after the French Open semi-final By Jordan Seward For Mailonline Published: 12:39 BST, 17 June 2021 | Updated: 12:53 BST, 17 June 2021 Rafael Nadal has announced he will not … Read more

Novak Djokovic shows champion’s mentality as he comes from two sets down to win the French Open

There are those who cast Novak Djokovic as the pantomime villain of tennis, in which case they should be telling Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal: ‘He’s behind you!’ Another indefatigable comeback saw him win the French Open final, putting Djokovic on 19 Grand Slam titles versus the 20 of his two great rivals. This, however, … Read more

British No 1 Johanna Konta wins fourth WTA Tour title after hammering Shuai Zhang in straight sets

British No 1 Johanna Konta wins her fourth WTA Tour title after hammering Shuai Zhang in straight sets… with Viking Open victory in Nottingham her first such title since Miami success in 2017 Johanna Konta has won the Nottingham Open after defeating Shuai Zhang  The British No 1 suffered a first-round exit at the French Open … Read more

Alexander Zverev involved in fresh umpire row before Stefanos Tsitsipas beats him in five sets

‘That’s b*******!’ Alexander Zverev involved in fresh umpire row as he fumes at overturned line call… before opponent Stefanos Tsitsipas beats him in five sets to reach the French Open final A shot by Stefanos Tsitsipas was called out by a line judge deep in the third setHowever, umpire Renaud Lichtenstein checked the mark and … Read more

Joe Salisbury ends Britain’s 39-year wait for a main draw title at the French Open

Joe Salisbury ends Britain’s 39-year wait for a main draw title at the French Open by winning the mixed doubles alongside American Desirae Krawczyk Joe Salisbury and Desirae Krawczyk beat Elena Vesnina and Aslan KaratsevThe trumped the Russian duo 2-6 6-4 10-5 in the final on Thursday afternoon  Salisbury is GB’s first French Open winner in one … Read more

British No 1 Dan Evans finding it hard to adjust to UK coronavirus bubble

British No 1 Dan Evans finding it hard to adjust to UK coronavirus bubble as players must not leave hotel rooms after they return from the venue Evans travelled to Nottingham after his first-round exit in the French OpenPlayers are not allowed to leave hotel rooms once they return from the venue The British No 1 was … Read more

Rami Malek cuts a cool figure in black as he takes in action-packed French Open quarter-final

Rami Malek cuts a cool figure in black as he takes in action-packed French Open quarter-final match in Paris By Eve Buckland For Mailonline Published: 18:29 BST, 8 June 2021 | Updated: 19:20 BST, 8 June 2021 Rami Malek cut a casual figure in all-black as he took in the action-packed women’s singles quarter-final match … Read more

Naomi Osaka’s withdrawal from Berlin tournament confirmed… casting doubt on Wimbledon appearance

German Open grass-court tournament confirms Naomi Osaka won’t take part next week following the 23-year-old’s withdrawal from the French Open due to mental health concerns… with Wimbledon just three weeks away The tournament organisers wished Naomi Osaka the best for the rest of 2021The German Open starts on 14 June – just two weeks before … Read more

Novak Djokovic battles back from two sets down in the French Open fourth round

Novak Djokovic battles back from two sets down in the French Open fourth round after being stunned by 19-year-old Lorenzo Musetti as world No 1 wins 16 out of the last 17 games before rival retires Novak Djokovic is into the quarter finals of the French Open but was testedLorenzo Musetti won the first two … Read more

Serena Williams suffers straight sets defeat to Elena Rybakina fourth-round of the French Open  

Serena Williams suffers shock straight sets defeat to Elena Rybakina fourth-round of the French Open as wait for a 24th grand slam singles title goes on Serena Williams was beaten by Elena Rybakina in fourth round of French OpenWilliams looked solid in her first three matches but suffered a shock defeatRybakina prevailed with a 6-3 … Read more