1. 2016 US Open Draw: Complete Bracket Analysis and Review

    The 2016 U.S. Open arrives with No. 1 on the line for the women and men in the tournament. Serena Williams , Angelique Kerber and Garbine Muguruza will battle for the WTA Tour's No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 4 days ago 6,437 reads 56 comments

  2. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Players Heading into the 2016 US Open

    The WTA Tour finally has what it's lacked for much of the last three years: a serious tussle for the No. 1 ranking going into a Grand Slam...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 4 days ago 1,830 reads 2 comments

  3. With US Open Looming, the Window's Closing for Anyone to Catch Serena Williams

    Angelique Kerber came within one match of ending Serena Williams ' streak of 183 consecutive weeks at No. 1. It may have been Kerber's best chance to overtake Williams this season...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 days ago 3,508 reads 14 comments

  4. Andy Murray Quietly Enjoying the Greatest Stretch of His Career

    After Andy Murray became the first tennis player to win two Olympic gold medals in singles, the British press raised the idea of a knighthood in 2017. If that happens, Sir Andrew Murray can credit his 2016 season, the greatest stretch of his career...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 14 days ago 1,596 reads 3 comments

  5. Olympic Tennis 2016: Preview and Prediction for Monica Puig vs. Angelique Kerber

    No matter who wins the gold at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, women's tennis will have three first-time medalists...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 17 days ago 4,084 reads 8 comments

  6. Was Ill-Fated Rio Olympics Appearance a Mistake for Serena Williams?

    After a dismal stay in Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Summer Olympics, Serena Williams might consider this altered greeting for the standard postcard home: Wish I weren't here...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 20 days ago 24,732 reads 21 comments

  7. The Best and Worst Dressed Tennis Players at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Tennis players who participated in the parade of nations during the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympics wore the same outfit as their compatriots...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 22 days ago 3,055 reads 2 comments

  8. The Silver Lining in Venus and Serena Williams' Shocking Olympic Loss in Doubles

    Venus and Serena Williams ' stunning first-round loss at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro may seem like the end of an era. Instead, it's a silver lining, especially for the former...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 22 days ago 13,377 reads 4 comments

  9. Olympic Tennis 2016: Complete Guide to Women's Tournament in Rio

    Tennis fans may remember the 2016 Rio Olympic Games more for who didn't attend than who won. Players concerned about the Zika virus, injuries or scheduling conflicts have withdrawn from the Summer Olympics in large numbers...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 26 days ago 1,971 reads 4 comments

  10. Is Novak Djokovic Ready to Be the People's Champion with Federer, Nadal Fading?

    Novak Djokovic loves entertaining tennis crowds, and with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal fading from the scene, the spotlight on the Serbian shines bright. But can Djokovic finally play the lead? He's clearly the No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 4,410 reads 47 comments

  11. Has Gael Monfils Finally Found the Balance Between Flash and Focus?

    Gael Monfils , the tennis world's ultimate showman, is finally performing the balancing act fans longed to see...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 1,129 reads 2 comments

  12. Will Rio 2016 Lead to a Nightmare Summer for Tennis Fans?

    The 2016 Summer Olympics may impact tennis far beyond the shores of Rio de Janeiro. In fact, a slew of withdrawals from the Olympic Games and other major tournaments could spell disaster for tennis fans...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 2,144 reads 9 comments

  13. The Most Intriguing Matches to Watch at Davis Cup 2016

    The 2016 Davis Cup quarterfinals get underway Friday and although most of the top-ranked players will sit this round out, there will still be some sweet rubbers to watch. Serbia hosts Great Britain in Belgrade...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 464 reads 0 comments

  14. US Open 2016: Early Predictions Post-Wimbledon

    The 2016 U.S. Open is less than two months away, and players have a couple of hundred thousand more reasons to get excited. The United States Tennis Association announced Tuesday that singles winners will each receive a record $3...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 8,989 reads 51 comments

  15. How Many More Grand Slam Titles Can Serena Williams Win?

    Serena Williams exhausted plenty of sweat equity in attempts to win Grand Slam title No. 22. Now that she's done it, how many more Slams can she win? Williams ended her major-title ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 7,358 reads 27 comments

  16. Wimbledon 2016: Winners and Losers from the All-England Club

    Wimbledon 2016 produced historical milestones and memorable matches. Serena Williams and Andy Murray were the biggest winners. Williams won her 22nd Grand Slam title to tie Steffi Graf for most Slams in the open era...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 10,789 reads 21 comments

  17. Case Closed: Serena Williams Is the G.O.A.T. After 22nd Grand Slam at Wimbledon

    If Serena Williams had retired with 21 Grand Slam titles, many would consider her the greatest female tennis player of all time. By winning 22, Williams slams the door on the argument...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 12,811 reads 104 comments

  18. Wimbledon 2016 Men's Final: Milos Raonic vs. Andy Murray Preview, Prediction

    Andy Murray can offer Milos Raonic some advice about the pressure of playing for country. The two face off Sunday in the Wimbledon men's final...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 8,285 reads 17 comments

  19. A Familiar Final Foe Is Exactly What Serena Williams Needs to Win Wimbledon 2016

    On Saturday, Angelique Kerber and Serena Williams will meet in a Grand Slam final for the second time this year, providing the perfect opportunity for Williams to avenge her loss ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 5,008 reads 10 comments

  20. Wimbledon 2016 Men's Semifinals: Berdych vs. Murray Preview, Predictions

    When Andy Murray and Tomas Berdych face off in the semifinals of Wimbledon 2016, it will be a match between guys whose careers fall on opposite sides of that line that separates great players from Grand Slam champions...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 5,073 reads 14 comments

  21. Wimbledon 2016: Best and Worst Dressed in London

    Fashion became a prominent storyline of Wimbledon 2016 before the tournament even started, with dresses designed by Nike drawing " player complaints about the cut of the dress and ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 6,014 reads 4 comments

  22. Meet Sam Querrey: The Awkward, Quirky American Who Upset Novak Djokovic

    Until Saturday, Sam Querrey 's most notable television appearance was as a bachelor on Bravo's The Millionaire Matchmaker . But Querrey upset Novak Djokovic in the third round of Wimbledon 2016, one-upping his time on the reality show...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 10,950 reads 26 comments

  23. Serena Williams Can Keep Denying but She Is Feeling the Pressure in Grand Slams

    Serena Williams once talked about going into acting after finishing up her tennis career. She's doing a fine job playing the role of the stress-free champion with nothing to lose...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 1 month ago 2,431 reads 12 comments

  24. How Many Magical Wimbledon Moments Does Roger Federer Have Left?

    Roger Federer , the grass-court sorcerer, pulled off a few tricks yesterday in his first-round win at Wimbledon. Wielding his racket like a magic wand, Federer vanquished Guido Pella, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3), 6-3...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 2 months ago 4,308 reads 12 comments

  25. Wimbledon 2016 Draw: Complete Bracket Analysis and Review

    The 2016 Wimbledon draw includes prickly paths for Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams in their quests to make history. Djokovic is trying to complete a calendar-year Grand Slam...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 2 months ago 5,633 reads 2 comments