Ashleigh Barty of Australia reacts after winning her women’s final match against Karolina Pliskova  at the Wimbledon Championships. Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA

Evonne Goolagong Cawley sent “little sister” Ashleigh Barty a message ahead of the Wimbledon final telling her that “dreams do come true”. Fifty year(...)

Martina Navratilova discusses her glittering tennis career, being a gay role model, the ‘rigged’ US election, and how she wishes she had Twitter wh(...)

 Ashleigh Barty: “It is always a goal to try and be the best. It’s ultimately why we train, why we compete and play, but for it to happen in this way has been amazing.” Photograph:  Shaun Botterill/Getty

Two years ago Australian Margaret Court came out with a view that would redefine her to the millions, who did not know of her record 24 Grand Slam win(...)

Tennis player Serena Williams and fiance Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian have welcomed a baby girl. Photograph: Mike Coppola/Getty Images

Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl, the first child for the former world number one tennis player, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou said on T(...)