Maria Sharapova: Admitted failing a drugs test. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire.

In August 2007 the world’s then number four tennis player, Russian Nikolay Davydenko, faced the journeyman Argentinian Martin Arguello (then ranked 87(...)

The CEO of Indian Wells Raymond Moore has stepped down from his role after comments he made about women’s tennis. Photograph: Afp

Raymond Moore, the CEO of the Indian Wells tennis tournament, has resigned from his role, one day after saying that the women’s tour “rides on the coa(...)

 US tennis player Serena Williams (L) stands with Raymond Moore, Indian Wells CEO. Photograph: Paul Buck/EPA

Martina Navratilova says she would not be surprised if women players boycotted Indian Wells following the sexism row which has engulfed the tournament(...)

Novak Djokovic after his victory over Milos Raonic at Indian Wells. Photograph: Getty

World number one Novak Djokovic believes men should be awarded more prize money than women following a row sparked by comments from chief executive of(...)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia hits a return during his men’s singles second round match against Martin Klizan of Slovakia at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai on October 14th, 2015. Photograoh: Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images

Novak Djokovic breezed into the third round with a 6-2 6-1 victory over Martin Klizan yesterday but Ivo Karlovic made sure Rafael Nadal had to work a (...)

 Novak Djokovic of Serbia in action against Richard Gasquet of France during their fourth round match for the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris. Photo: EPA

Novak Djokovic demolished Frenchman Richard Gasquet 6-1 6-2 6-3 in an awe-inspiring performance at the French Open on Monday to set up a much-anticipa(...)

Brian O’Driscoll and his wife Amy Huberman (left) in the Royal Box during day 12 of the Wimbledon championships yesterday: Photograph: Anthony Devlin/Pool/PA Wire.

By Johnny WattersonNeither being a father nor Father Time had any say on Centre Court. Roger Federer, one step closer to becoming the first man in his(...)

Nick Kyrgios reacts to beating Rafa Nadal and causing one of the biggest upsets in Wimbledon history. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

No respect, no fear and no first gear caused one of the biggest upsets in Wimbledon history. Nick Kyrgios, 19-years-old with an ear stud, a pattern s(...)

 Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates during his  third round win over Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships . Photograph:   Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

The four top men’s seeds will congregate over the next two days with Grigor Dimitrov shuffling up beside them to make up the numbers and add a less(...)

Britain’s reigning men’s singles champion Andy Murray in action against Belgium’s David Goffin during the opening day of the Wimbledon Championships yesterday. Photograph: John Walton/PA

A lush and pristine Centre Court surface that turned to a dark green smear each time Andy Murray and Belgian opponent David Goffin screeched across th(...)