Johanna Konta

57 results

In all there are eight men’s and eight women’s matches played at Wimbledon on Monday.

If Wimbledon ever had a moving day, this is it. The top four male players in the world, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and a resurgent Raf(...)

Germany’s Angelique Kerber plays a forehand during her first-round match  against Irina Falconi of the United States on day two of  Wimbledon. Photograph:    Michael Steele/Getty Images

Angelique Kerber’s battle to hold on to the world number one spot got off to a smooth start as she opened her Wimbledon campaign with an easy win over(...)

Defending champion Andy Murray could meet Rafael Nadal in the semi-finals of Wimbledon. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Andy Murray will begin his Wimbledon title defence against either a qualifier or lucky loser and has been drawn in the same half as French Open champi(...)

Ilie Nastase in  a Davis Cup tournament. “It disappoints me to know we live in a society where people like Ilie Nastase can make such racist comments,” said Serena Williams. “This world has come so far, but yet we have so much further to go.” Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Where have all the old “characters” gone from sport? You know. The sort of men who could smoke 20 fags, shag a Miss World, insult a racial minority, d(...)

 Romania’s Fed Cup team captain Ilie Nastase argues with an ITF official during the Fed Cup World Group II playoff tie against Britain in Constanta. Photograph: PA

Ilie Nastase again insisted on Tuesday that he has not made any racist remarks following a controversial weekend which could result in the Romanian lo(...)

Serena Williams has spoken about the Ilie Nastase controversy, writing on Instagram: “It disappoints me to know we live in a society where people like Ilie Nastase can make such racist comments towards myself and unborn child and sexist comments against my peers.” Photograph: PA

American tennis player Serena Williams has accused Ilie Nastase of racially abusing her and her unborn baby as she made her first response to comments(...)

Romania head coach Ilie Nastase is escorted from the arena by stewards during the  Fed Cup  match between Romania and Britain on Saturday. Photograph: George Calin/Inquam Photos via Reuters

Ilie Nastase has been handed a provisional suspension from the Fed Cup by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) – but that did not stop him brazen(...)

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 (...)

Great Britain head coach Anne Keothavong gestures towards Romania’s head coach Ilie Nastase during the FedCup Group II playoff match  in Constanta , Romania. Photograph: George Calin/Inquam Photos via Reuters

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has launched an investigation into Romanian Fed Cup coach Ilie Nastase after allegations the former world n(...)

Roger Federer holds the trophy after defeating Rafael Nadal in the Miami Open final. Photograph: Getty Images

Roger Federer assured Rafael Nadal that he will win the Miami Open one day after the Swiss beat the Spaniard to claim his third title of 2017. The 35(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • Next
  • Last »