Polona Hercog

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Serena Williams hits a backhand during her third-round victory over Danielle Collins at the French Open in Paris on Friday. Photograph: Pete Kiehart/The New York Times

Serena Williams laid down a marker in what is becoming a wide open women’s French Open with a straight-sets victory over fellow American Danielle Coll(...)

 Serena Williams in action against  Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania in front of an empty stadium due to Covid-19 restrictions in France on day two of the  French Open at Roland Garros  in Paris, France. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Serena Williams survived a scare in the first ever night session match at the French Open as she edged out Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu 7-6(6) 6-2 in t(...)

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(...)

 Cori Gauff during her women’s singles fourth round match against Simona Halep. Photograph: Getty Images

In the end it was a desultory shrug from Coco Gauff. A dreamlike run, a whirlwind at Wimbledon for the 15-year-old that hadn’t touched land for a week(...)

Cori Gauff celebrates her victory over Slovenia’s Polona Hercog. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty

Already a storied life, 15-year-old Coco Gauff saved two match points to continue her extraordinary journey through the first Wimbledon week, now fest(...)

Roger Federer. Photograph: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images

Double defending champion Roger Federer will start his bid for a hat-trick of Australian Open titles next week against unseeded Uzbek Denis Istomin, w(...)

 Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Belarus returns to Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic in their first-round match at  Wimbledon. Photograph: Nic Bothma/EPA

Two-time champion Petra Kvitova slumped out of Wimbledon in the first round on Tuesday, beaten by inspired world number 50 Aliaksandra Sasnovich of Be(...)

Germany’s  Angelique Kerber  celebrates match point against Shelby Rogers of the United States in their third-round match at Wimbledon. Photograph:  Michael Steele/Getty Images

World number one Angelique Kerber and fellow title hopefuls Caroline Wozniacki and Agnieszka Radwanska survived major scares to reach the fourth round(...)