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 has got the equality debate in tennis horribly wrong. Photograph: AP

The first point that needs to be made about Ray Moore and female tennis players is that they are worth a good deal more than he is. The second is tha(...)

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(...)

Maria Sharapova promoting Tag Heuer watches: Of the estimated $30 million that Sharapova earns each year, about $23 million comes from sponsorship and endorsement deals

It was a classic Maria Sharapova power play: it had control, pace, pinpoint accuracy and judicious spin. When the world’s wealthiest woman athlete sp(...)

Andy Murray has lost 11 of his last 12 encounters with Novak Djokovic. Photograph: Getty

Just after seven o’clock on a winter evening, at the end of a long day in which he has returned to his old life of being the second best tennis player(...)

Roger Federer faces a month out after injuring his knee the day after his Australian Open defeat to Novak Djokovic. Photograph: Reuters

Roger Federer has undergone knee surgery after suffering an injury the day after his Australian Open semi-final defeat. The 17-time grand slam winner(...)

Novak Djokovic raced out of the blocks to beat Roger Federer in the Australian Open semi-final. Photograph: Reuters

Novak Djokovic goes into his sixth Australian Open final as mercurial as he is potent. He will surely start favourite because he always does, yet he c(...)

Milos Raonic will play Andy Murray in the Australian Open semi-finals after beating Gael Monfils in straight sets. Photograph: Getty

Canada’s Milos Raonic wants to lay to rest the ghost of his last grand slam semi-final exit at Wimbledon in 2014 by beating Andy Murray at the Austral(...)