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Britain’s Johanna Konta fears tennis might not get back to normal for the rest of her playing career. Photograph: Victoria Jones/PA Wire

Johanna Konta will again lead Britain’s charge at a grand slam title next week when she opens her Roland Garros campaign against the American prodigy (...)

Benoit Paire has reportedly withdrawn from the US Open after a positive coronavirus test. Photograph: Victoria Jones/PA

Benoît Paire, one of the game’s most entertaining and controversial players, has tested positive for Covid-19 on the eve of the US Open and been confi(...)

Coco Gauff during her win against Romania’s Sorana Cirstea at the Australian Open. Photograph: AP

Coco Gauff will have another shot at defending champion Naomi Osaka after battling past Sorana Cirstea and into the third round of the Australian Open(...)

 Andy Murray celebrates with his mother Judy after winning in Wimbledon in 2013. Photograph: PA

It is a poignant oddity that Andy Murray’s tennis career is ending as it began: in pain, struggle and confusion. When the thin, hairy teenager from Du(...)

Serena Williams during the first round of the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells, California. Photograph: PA

Serena Williams conceded she had been rusty on her return to professional tennis after more than a year away from the game but still did enough to sec(...)

Maria Sharapova of Russia arrives on court with the the Daphne Akhurst Trophy during the 2018 Australian Open Official Draw at Melbourne Park. Photo: Scott Barbour/Getty Images

If Johanna Konta wants to win her first grand slam title in the country where she was born – and she is among a slew of contenders hoping the absence (...)

A general view inside Centre Court as Roger Federer of Switzerland plays his men’s  quarter-final match against Marin Cilic of Croatia last year.  Photograph: Adam Pretty/Getty Images

The stage is set. The actors primed. At Wimbledon everything has been Championship ready since last Saturday. The grass has been trimmed to precisely (...)

Maria Sharapova has been denied a wildcard entry for the French Open. Photograph: Andreas Solaro/Afp

The French decision, a stunning one, not to award Maria Sharapova a wildcard entry to the second Grand Slam of the year at Roland Garros sets up the A(...)

An emotional  Johanna Konta leaves the  court  after  Saturday’s action at the Fed Cup match against Romania in Constanta. Photograph: George Calin/Inquam Photos via Reuters

Johanna Konta admitted the abuse she received at the Fed Cup tie in Romania will take time to get over as Britain slipped to defeat. Konta gave full (...)

Serena Williams reacts after winning her Women’s Singles first round match against Belinda Bencic of Switzerland at the Australian Open in Melbourne. Photo: Made Nagi/EPA

Serena Williams delivered an emphatic message about her form and fitness as the American breezed through a fiendish Australian Open first round agains(...)

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