Serbia’s Novak Djokovic won the tournament despite playing with a tear in his right oblique abdominal muscle. Photograph: Getty Images

The longest Grand Slam tournament in tennis history is finally at an end. The Australian Open, which truly began over five weeks ago when the first pl(...)

Australian Open winner Sofia Kenin and runner-up Garbine Muguruza. Photograph:  Cameron Spencer/Getty

Tennis celebrated another brilliant young female star in Melbourne as 21-year-old Sofia Kenin defeated Garbine Muguruza to win the Australian Open tit(...)

 Serena Williams celebrates winning a point against Czech Republic’s Barbora Strycova during their women’s singles semi-final match. Photograph: Getty Images

A match away from title number eight and if Serena Williams showed a hint of slowing down it wasn’t on show as she broke into a canter against unseede(...)

Spain’s Garbine Muguruza after beating Venus Williams to claim her first Wimbledon title. Photo: Gerry Penny/EPA

Centre Court isn't always the dream factory. Venus Williams, hoping to become one of the oldest players to win the Wimbledon title, in the end fell me(...)