Alison Riske

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Coco  Gauff  arrives at Aorangi Park for a practice session at Wimbledon. ‘I don’t really believe in fate and destiny.’ Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Coco Gauff will change nothing when she meets Simona Halep on court one on Monday. The 15-year-old’s first run in Wimbledon still has the tournament g(...)

Romania’s Simona Halep returns the ball to Alison Riske  during their women’s singles first-round match at the Franch Open. Photograph: Eric Feferberg/AFP/Getty Images

Top seed Simona Halep recovered from a slow start to reach the second round of the French Open. The Romanian, a two-time runner-up at Roland Garros, (...)

 Belinda Bencic celebrates her victory over Venus Williams in the Australian Open at the  Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne. Photograph: Thomas Peter/Reuters

Top-seed Rafa Nadal and world number three Grigor Dimitrov progressed to the second round of the Australian Open with easy victories on Monday while t(...)

Germany’s  Angelique Kerber  celebrates match point against Shelby Rogers of the United States in their third-round match at Wimbledon. Photograph:  Michael Steele/Getty Images

World number one Angelique Kerber and fellow title hopefuls Caroline Wozniacki and Agnieszka Radwanska survived major scares to reach the fourth round(...)

 The German team is introduced to the crowd during the opening ceremony of the Fed Cup match against the United States  in  Maui, Hawaii. Photograph:   Bruce Ormori/EPA

The United States Tennis Association (USTA) has apologised after a version of Germany’s historic national anthem associated with the Nazi regime was p(...)

 Andy Murray’s wedding ring attached to his tennis shoes during his match against  Jeremy Chardy of France during the Rome Masters. Photo:   Ian Walton/Getty Images

Andy Murray is more afraid of losing his wedding ring than a tennis match these days but that did not stop him from storming to a 10th successive win(...)

Catherine Bellis of the United States reacts after defeating Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia during their women’s singles first round match on Day Two of the 2014 US Open. Photograph: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Fifteen-year-old American wild card Cici Bellis stunned Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova in the biggest upset of the US Open so far. Bellis(...)

Laura Robson  hits a return to Mariana Duque-Marino of Colombia during their women’s singles tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth /Reuters

Laura Robson can thank Andy Murray for shouldering the lion’s share of expectation. As the more celebrated names have fallen, Murray’s chances of meet(...)