Rafael Nadal of Spain walks off the court after being defeated by Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in their men’s singles quarter-final match at the Australian Open 2015. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters

A fourth-round thrashing of big-serving South African Kevin Anderson had given Rafa Nadal hope he might be back to his best, but the Spaniard’s limite(...)

Roger Federer is through to the second round of the Australian Open after a straight sets win over Yen-Hsun Lu(Photograph: EPA/JOE CASTRO)

Roger Federer eased into the second round of the Australian Open on Monday with a straight-sets victory over Yen-Hsun Lu, win number 1,001 of his amaz(...)

 Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria prepares to serve against Tommy Haas of Germany  in Rome. Photo:  Julian Finney/Getty

Grigor Dimitrov would seem to have it all by the standards of modern celebrity: movie star looks, the richest and most glamorous girlfriend in tennis,(...)

Mikhail Youzhny of Russia celebrates after defeating Viktor Troicki of Serbia at Wimbledon. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Bernard Tomic secured his place in Wimbledon’s second week after winning a wonderful match against ninth seed Richard Gasquet. Much has been said of t(...)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia on his way to beating  Philipp Kohlschreiber  at the French Open yesterday. Photograph: Vincent Kessler/Reuters

Novak Djokovic is carrying the sort of emotional baggage into the second week of the French Open that might bury a lesser individual and which could y(...)

World number one  Novak Djokovic will test his injured ankle in the Monte Carlo Masters. Photograph: Jim Urquhart/Reuters

Novak Djokovic will be hoping his gamble to play in the Monte Carlo Masters does not leave his claycourt season going bust after he decided to (...)