Maria Sharapova showed plenty of grit to beat Belarusian teenager Aryna Sabalenka and claim her first WTA title in more than two years at the Tianjin Open.
Roger Federer has brushed aside world No 1 Rafael Nadal to win the Shanghai Masters and register his fourth victory of the year over his Spanish rival.
Anderson's Bay and Otago Boys’ High Blue prevailed in close ties in Dunedin club tennis on Saturday, beating North Otago and Balmacewen respectively.
Australia's Nick Kyrgios has been fined following his decision to walk off after losing the first set against Steve Johnson in the Shanghai Masters.
A switch in nationality is paying off for Queenstown's Ben McLachlan.
The feature of Dunedin club tennis on Saturday was the successful return of coach Shaun Paringatai as a guest player for North Otago.
It is a case of back to the past for Dunedin club tennis as the two-tier system of recent seasons has been scrapped.
Former world women's tennis No1 Caroline Wozniacki will return for another shot at the ASB Classic.
There used to be an American cigarette for women called Virginia Slims, the slogan for which was "You’ve come a long way baby".
James Watt’s monster serve proved the defining factor in yesterday’s Otago indoor open men’s final.
Ilana Goossens (16), of Dunedin, on the court in action against Mackenzie Phillips, of Oamaru, in preliminary qualifying for the Otago Indoor Tennis Open at the Edgar Centre.
The 2017 Otago Indoor Tennis Open has attracted the largest field in its 30-year history and the titles look to be wide open.
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will set aside their long-time rivalry when they play for Europe against the rest of the world in the inaugural Laver Cup tournament which starts on Friday.
George Scott (5), of Waikouaiti, keeps his eye on the ball during a tennis fun day at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Sunday.
American tennis star Serena Williams announced the name and released first pictures of her baby girl, revealing that they had spent a week in the hospital following the birth in Florida because of complications.
Two former champions are returning to Auckland for next year's ASB Classic tennis tournament.
A relentless Rafael Nadal has thumped Kevin Anderson to win the US Open, earning the Spaniard his second grand slam title of the season and 16th of his career.
Sloane Stephens stayed composed throughout an all American US Open final and played near-perfect tennis to win her maiden grand slam title with a 6-3 6-0 victory against Madison Keys.
Rafa Nadal was at his awe-inspiring best as he recovered from a first set wobble to crush Juan Martin del Potro 4-6 6-0 6-3 6-2 in the U.S. Open semi-finals on Friday and move within reach of a...
A new grand slam champion will be crowned at the US Open after Sloane Stephens beat Venus Williams in a rollercoaster of a semi-final.