Tennis

Decision on Sharapova's French Open wild card set for May 16

Maria Sharapova will find out next month if she can compete at the French Open

Nastase issues apology for remarks about Serena…

Ilie Nastase made an attempt at apologizing for his comments about Serena Williams and his outburst during a Fed Cup match

Nadal and Murray reach quarterfinals in Barcelona Open

Defending champion Rafael Nadal defeated Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-4 to reach the quarterfinals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday, while Andy Murray advanced to the final eight by getting past Feliciano Lopez 6-4, 6-4

French Open prize money increased 12 percent to 36 million

French Open prize money will increase by 12 percent this year

Bouchard: 'Cheater' Sharapova should be banned…

If Eugenie Bouchard had her way, Maria Sharapova would have been banned from tennis for life

Sharapova reaches quarterfinals after 2nd win since return

Maria Sharapova won again to reach the Porsche Grand Prix quarterfinals while another major obstacle to a deep run departed

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Schiavone puts retirement off a bit longer with Bogota title

Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone captured her eighth career title at the Claro Open Colsanitas with a 6-4, 7-5 win over fourth-seeded Lara Arruabarrena on Saturday

Sharapova wins 1st match on return from 15-month…

Maria Sharapova has won her first match on return from a 15-month doping ban, beating Roberta Vinci 7-5, 6-3 in the opening round of the Porsche Grand Prix

Nadal and Murray advance to 3rd round in Barcelona Open

Defending champion Rafael Nadal cruised past Rogerio Dutra Silva of Brazil 6-1, 6-2 to reach the third round of the Barcelona Open on Wednesday

Murray blows 4-0 lead in 3rd set and loses at Monte Carlo

Andy Murray blew a 4-0 lead in the deciding set and lost to Albert Ramos-Vinolas 2-6, 6-2, 7-5 in the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday

Halep, Cornet give Sharapova wild-card debate new…

The debate about Maria Sharapova's wild-card entry for the Porsche Grand Prix continued with Simona Halep and Alize Cornet joining the growing legion of players criticizing tournament organizers for offering the Russian a direct spot in their main draws

Gullikson retires as full-time USTA player development coach

U.S. Tennis Association lead national coach Tom Gullikson is retiring from full-time coaching with the group's development program

Months after attack, Kvitova hopes to play French Open

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova says she has been making "good progress" in her recovery after being attacked by a knife-wielding intruder last year and hopes to be able to compete at the French Open next month

Nastase will be the 'bad boy' if he says more…

Ilie Nastase says he would be considered the "bad boy" if he says anything more about Serena Williams

Thiem beats Edmund to reach 3rd round in Barcelona

Fourth-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria has cruised to a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Kyle Edmund of Britain to advance to the third round of the Barcelona Open

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Nadal overcomes strong rally from Edmund to reach 3rd round

Defending champion Rafael Nadal has withstood a determined comeback from Britain's Kyle Edmund to win 6-0, 5-7, 6-3 in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters

Siniakova, Vandeweghe win; Czechs tie US in Fed…

Katerina Siniakova beat Shelby Rogers in straight sets to bring the defending champion Czech Republic even with the United States at 1-1 in the Fed Cup semifinals

Some questions and answers about Maria Sharapova's return

Handed a much-debated wild card, Maria Sharapova will return to competitive tennis at the Porsche Grand Prix on Wednesday evening, less than 24 hours after her 15-month suspension for a doping offense has ended

Sharapova told week of May 15 if she can play at French Open

Maria Sharapova is going to find out the week starting May 15 if she can compete at the French Open two weeks later

Rafael Nadal beats David Goffin to reach Monte…

Defending champion Rafael Nadal beat David Goffin 6-3, 6-1 to move within one more win of a 10th Monte Carlo Masters title and first of the season on Saturday

Montanes wins opener in Barcelona and delays retirement

Albert Montanes defeated Spanish countryman Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-4, 6-4 in the Barcelona Open on Monday to begin his final ATP tournament

Murray looks to rebound on Barcelona's clay, Nishikori out

Needing to make up for lost time before the French Open, Andy Murray decided at the last minute to squeeze in another clay-court tournament in Barcelona

Love game for Serena: Spox says Williams is…

A spokeswoman for Serena Williams confirms that the tennis player is pregnant

Sharapova's 1st opponent opposes wild cards after doping ban

Maria Sharapova's first opponent after her 15-month doping suspension says the Russian should not have been granted a wild card for the Porsche Grand Prix or upcoming tournaments

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Nadal beats Ramos-Vinolas to win 10th Monte Carlo Masters

As the first men's tennis player in the Open era to win the same title 10 times, Rafael Nadal showed Sunday he's likely the best ever on clay

Belarus stuns Switzerland to reach 1st Fed Cup final

Belarus surprised a higher-rated Swiss team to reach its first-ever Fed Cup final Sunday

Coric downs No. 2 seed to reach semis in Morocco

Borna Coric of Croatia rallied past second-seeded Albert Ramos-Vinolas of Spain 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the semifinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II on Friday