• Breaking: Federer beats Nadal to win Australia Open

    Roger Federer won his 18th Grand Slam title and his first in five years with a thrilling five-set victory over Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open final on Sunday. The...

  • Serena beats Venus Williams to win Australian Open

    Tennis – Australian Open – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – 28/1/17 Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts during her Women’s singles final match against Venus Williams of the U.S. .REUTERS/Edgar...

  • Williams sisters meet in Australian Open final

    Venus and Serena Williams will meet in a Grand Slam final for the ninth time after the American sisters came through their semi-finals in Melbourne. Thirteenth seed Venus, 36, beat...

  • Australian Open 2017: Venus Williams beats Mona Barthel to reach quarter-finals

    Venus WilliamsVenus Williams on Sunday swept aside Germany’s Mona Barthel to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open for the seventh time. The 36 year-old seven-time Grand Slam champion won...

  • Australian Open 2017: Andy Murray suffers shocking defeat

    Andy MurrayAndy Murray, the World number one tennis player, has suffered a shocking defeat in the hand of world number 50, Mischa Zverev of Germany, in the fourth round of...

  • Australian Open: Serena marches on to fourth round

    Serena Williams Serena Williams gave compatriot Nicole Gibbs a lesson in grand slam tennis with a 6-1 6-3 thrashing to charge into the fourth round of the Australian Open on...

  • Djokovic beats Murray to win Qatar Open

    Novak-DjokovicNovak Djokovic withstood a comeback from Andy Murray on Saturday to defend his Qatar Open title and end the Briton’s winning streak of 28 consecutive ATP Tour matches. But Murray...

  • Serena Williams announces her engagement

    Serena Williams Thirty-five-year-old tennis star Serena Williams says she is engaged to Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of social news website Reddit. The tennis superstar made the announcement in the form...

  • Serena Williams engaged to Reddit co-founder

    The tennis star and the social media co-founder got engaged in Rome, where they first met.Serena Williams has used the social media platform Reddit to announce that she is engaged...

  • Nadal beats Berdych on return to action

    Rafael NadalRafael Nadal beat Tomas Berdych 6-0 6-4 on Thursday in his first match since October at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship. The Spaniard, who ended last season early because...

  • Former French Open winner, Ivanovic retires at 29

    Ana IvanovicFormer world number one and 2008 French Open champion Ana Ivanovic has retired from tennis at the age of 29. The Serb has been out with injury since August...

  • Djokovic splits with coach

    Novak Djokovic Tennis world number two Novak Djokovic has split with his coach, Boris Becker, three years after adding the German multiple Grand Slam winner to his team. Djokovic won...

  • NCC Tennis League resumes Oct. 28

    NCC Tennis League The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) Tennis League will resume on Oct. 28 with a high-stake tie between Team Lead Way and defending champions, Team Tombim, at the...

  • Kerber beats Halep to close on WTA Finals last four

    Angelique KerberWorld number one, Angelique Kerber beat Romania’s Simona Halep 6-4 6-2 to all but book her place in the last four of the WTA Finals in Singapore. The German,...

  • Wawrinka beats Djokovic to win US Open title

    Stan Wawrinka poses with his trophy after defeating Novak Djokovic at the 2016 US Open final on September 11, 2016 Stan Wawrinka became the oldest US Open men’s champion in...

  • Omotayo wins silver at Westchester Open tournament

    Olajide Omotayo A national table tennis player, Olajide Omotayo, on Tuesday attributed the silver medal he won at the Westchester Open tournament in the U.S. to hard work. He defeated...

  • Rio Olympics: Murray wins tennis gold

    Andy Murray Britain’s Andy Murray became the first tennis player to win two Olympic singles titles by beating Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro on Sunday in Rio. An emotional 29-year-old...

  • Rio Olympics: Murray, Nadal proceed to quarter-finals

    Andy Murray Defending champion Andy Murray survived a scare to reach the Rio Olympics men’s singles quarter-finals, while Rafael Nadal and Juan del Potro also advanced. Murray fought back after...

  • Toriola’s exit from Olympics too early and saddening- Oladapo

    Segun Toriola Olabanji Oladapo, Executive Secretary of African Table Tennis Federation (ATTF), says Saturday’s elimination of Africa’s greatest table tennis player Segun Toriola from the Rio Olympics was too early...

  • Dalung urges support for grassroots sports

    The Minister of Youth andSports,Solomon Dalung, has served off the 2nd Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) Tennis League with an appealed to individuals, private and public companies to support sports growth...