Novak Djokovic is out of form.  Miguel  Medina/AFP/Getty Images

Novak Djokovic is reported to have turned to a spiritual guru who specialises in meditation and extremely long hugs as he bids to hold on to his world(...)

Serena Williams cruised into the second round of Wimbledon. Photograph: Reuters

A breezy Centre Court and Serena Williams is ripping through her first round opponent Amra Sadikovic. The two players have been facing opposition othe(...)

Andy Murray’s father-in-law Nigel Sears is stretchered out of the stands after collapsing while watching Ana Ivanovic play Madison Keys. Photograph: Reuters

Andy Murray’s father-in-law, Nigel Sears, collapsed in the stands at the Australian Open on Saturday night and was taken to hospital, conscious but in(...)

British number one Heather Watson has slammed the abuse she receives on social media. Photograph: Afp

The British No 1 tennis player Heather Watson has hit back at the “cowards” who have sent her death threats on social media. Following an emphatic str(...)

Maria Sharapova  hits a forehand during her match against Richel Hogenkamp at Wimbledon. Photograph: Henry Browne/Reuters

It was an unusual entrance for the 2004 title holder, Maria Sharapova. Because of the heat and humidity many of the fans that had come to court two(...)

Ana Ivanovic of Serbia  on her way to an upset victory over world number one Serena Williams of the USA in round four of the Australian Open in Melbourne. Photograph: Joe Castro/EPA

Ana Ivanovic ‘broke a spell’ to post a magical win over Serena Williams in the fourth round of the Australian Open. Ivanovic had never won a set again(...)

 Serena Williams  celebrates after winning her third-round match against Daniela Hantuchova  at the Australian Open  in Melbourne. Photograph: Mast Irham/EPA

Novak Djokovic bared his teeth to finish off Denis Istomin and extend the hottest winning streak in tennis to 27 matches in the third round of the Au(...)

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus returns a shot during her fourth round  singles match against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia   in the US Openat Flushing Meadows. Photograph: Elsa/Getty Images

Second seed Victoria Azarenka kept her title hopes alive at the US Open with another battling performance to defeat Ana Ivanovic and reach the quarter(...)

Roberta Vinci of Italy serves to compatriot Camila Giorgi at the US Open. Photograph: Reuters/Kena Betancur

Roberta Vinci beat her opponent and the rain to storm into the quarter-finals of the US Open yesterday just before a thunderstorm forced play to be su(...)