1. Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova and the Winners and Losers to Open Australia

    It looks like the No. 2 players in the world, Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova , are hungry to begin the 2015 Australian Open . They have started off the year winning titles at Brisbane and defeating impressive younger challengers...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 15 days ago 6,719 reads 41 comments

  2. Stock Watch for Top Men's Tennis Players Ahead of the 2015 Australian Open

    The new year may be young, but success waits for no one. The first Grand Slam of the year starts on January 19, so an analysis of top players' stock in early 2015 seems timely...

    Will Medlock Written by Will Medlock about 15 days ago 23,875 reads 141 comments

  3. Federer One Away from 1,000th Win

    Top seed Roger Federer moved to within one win of his 1,000th career victory as he beat Grigor Dimitrov to reach the Brisbane International final...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 16 days ago 162 reads 1 comments

  4. Venus Defeats Wozniacki to Win ASB Classic in Auckland

    AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) -- Venus Williams turned back the clock with a vintage performance to beat Caroline Wozniacki 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 in Saturday's final of the ASB Classic, displaying her advanced preparation for the upcoming Australian Open...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 16 days ago 346 reads 0 comments

  5. Sharapova Beats Ivanovic for Brisbane Title

    BRISBANE, Australia -- Maria Sharapova claimed her 34th career title and closed the gap on the No. 1 ranking with a 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 win over Ana Ivanovic on Saturday in the Brisbane International final...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 16 days ago 406 reads 0 comments

  6. Hopman Cup 2015 Results: USA vs. Poland Score and Recap

    Team USA suffered a shock defeat to Poland at the 2015 Hopman Cup. Serena Williams and John Isner couldn't overcome Agnieszka Radwanska and Jerzy Janowicz, who claimed their country's first win in this competition...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 16 days ago 4,933 reads 4 comments

  7. Nadal Claims 4th Doha Doubles Crown with Monaco

    Rafael Nadal made history once again on Friday at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open – this time on the doubles court...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 17 days ago 506 reads 0 comments

  8. 'Puppy Love' Is a Racket as Doggy Ball Boys in New Zealand

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 239 reads 0 comments

  9. Berdych to Face Ferrer in Doha Finals

    Tomas Berdych storms into Doha final with 6-2 6-3 win over Andreas Seppi. Unbroken this week, will face David Ferrer in the final...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 17 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  10. Ferrer into Qatar Final with Win over Karlovic

    DOHA, Qatar -- Fourth-seeded David Ferrer defeated seventh-seeded Ivo Karlovic of Croatia 6-7 (2), 7-6 (5), 7-6 (4) to make the Qatar Open final on Friday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 17 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  11. Wozniacki, Venus to Clash in Auckland Final

    After Wozniacki needed three sets to beat Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the first semifinal of the ASB Classic, Williams cruised into the final with a 6-0, 6-3 win over fellow American Lauren Davis...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 17 days ago 377 reads 0 comments

  12. Why Novak Djokovic Is the Clear Favorite at the 2015 Australian Open

    When the first ball is struck in the blistering Melbourne heat, the 128-player field will begin clawing their way toward the final. The Australian Open is not just a test of tennis skill, but of mental endurance and physical fitness...

    Joe Kennard Written by Joe Kennard about 17 days ago 8,838 reads 58 comments

  13. Hopman Cup 2015: USA vs. Poland Preview and Predictions

    Serena Williams will look for her record third Hopman Cup title when she and USA teammate John Isner take on Poland in the final of the 2015 edition on Saturday. The world No...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 17 days ago 4,223 reads 3 comments

  14. Who's More Likely to Be No. 1 at End of 2015: Serena Williams or Novak Djokovic?

    Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic entered 2015 ranked No. 1. How likely is it that they end the year still on top? Each won a Grand Slam last year and faced a number of ups and downs...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 18 days ago 3,012 reads 19 comments

  15. Monfils, Isner Withdraw from Heineken Open

    Next week's Heineken Open has suffered two major blows with Gael Monfils and John Isner both pulling out...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 18 days ago 186 reads 0 comments

  16. USA Reach Hopman Cop Final After Win over Czech Republic

    Serena Williams and John Isner sent the United States into the Hopman Cup final after completing a 3-0 win over the Czech Republic in Perth...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 18 days ago 402 reads 0 comments

  17. Del Potro to Return in Sydney, Play Australian Open

    Juan Martin del Potro, who withdrew from this week's event in Brisbane, is now scheduled to return to the tour in Sydney, followed by the Australian Open...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 18 days ago 213 reads 2 comments

  18. Sluggish Serena Downs Safarova in Hopman Cup

    (Reuters) - The promised "two thousand times better" improvement did not materialize as a sluggish Serena Williams eked out a narrow 6-3 6-7(1) 7-6(6) win over Lucie Safarova at the Hopman Cup in Perth on Thursday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 18 days ago 307 reads 0 comments

  19. Djokovic Upset in Qatar Open Quarterfinals

    Karlovic upsets No. 1 Djokovic 6-7 (2), 7-6 (6), 6-4 in the quarterfinals at the #QatarOpen. It's his 2nd career win on HC against Djokovic...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 18 days ago 31 reads 5 comments

  20. Azarenka on 2014: 'In My Mind, I Skipped the Whole Season'

    Former world No. 1 Victoria Azarenka says 2014 was a very difficult year for her and perhaps she should have skipped the tennis season altogether.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 19 days ago 528 reads 1 comments

  21. Why Roger Federer Will Win a Grand Slam Tournament in 2015

    At 33 years old, world number two Roger Federer is playing better than most could have expected at this stage of his career. A 17-time Grand Slam winner already, Federer will continue to defy the odds and contend for Majors in 2015...

    Chris Kudialis Written by Chris Kudialis about 19 days ago 11,192 reads 45 comments

  22. What Rafa Nadal's Latest Defeat Means for Australian Open Hopes

    Rafael Nadal 's hopes of a strong showing at the Australian Open can be called into question after the Spaniard suffered a shock defeat to Michael Berrer in Round 1 of the Qatar Open on Tuesday...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 19 days ago 1,015 reads 15 comments

  23. ATP Burning Question No. 1: Is Grigor Dimitrov for Real?

    Over the next two weeks, as the new season begins and the Australian Open nears, our panel of writers and editors will debate the five burning questions on each tour...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 19 days ago 21 reads 1 comments

  24. Wawrinka Makes Strong Start at Chennai Open

    CHENNAI, India (AP) Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka advanced to the quarterfinals of the Chennai Open by beating Croatian teenager Borna Coric 6-1, 6-4 Wednesday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 19 days ago 108 reads 0 comments

  25. Djokovic, Ferrer Cruise Into Doha QF

    Novak Djokovic and David Ferrer are on a collision course for a semi-final clash at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open and neither player slowed down as the second round got underway on Wednesday...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 19 days ago 159 reads 0 comments