Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was injured by a knife-wielding attacker at her home on Tuesday and had to undergo surgery on her left hand.1 Comment
A foot injury has forced Petra Kvitova to withdraw from the Czech Republic team which will contest next month's Hopman Cup mixed teams tennis tournament.
Taiwanese world No. 1 Tai Tzu-ying on Thursday breezed through her Group A match to reach the semifinals at the Badminton World Federation's (BWF) Dubai World Superseries Finals, beating Ratchanok Intanon in two straight sets, 21-12 and 21-14 in 32 minutes.
Australian tennis authorities boosted measures to fight corruption Friday ahead of the opening Grand Slam of 2017 after a bombshell report this year alleging widespread match-fixing in the sport.
Tennis stars Roger Federer and Serena Williams have both pulled out of an exhibition tournament in India next week as a result of the country's cash crunch, organizers said Tuesday.
Argentina won its first Davis Cup title on Sunday when Federico Delbonis swept past Ivo Karlovic in straight sets to complete a stunning 3-2 comeback win over Croatia.
Croatia needs one more point to win its second Davis Cup title after winning the doubles against Argentina in straight sets on Saturday.
In a battle of big servers, Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro beat Croatia's Ivo Karlovic 6-4, 6-7 (6), 6-3, 7-5 on Friday to leave the two teams tied at 1-1 following the opening singles matches in the Davis Cup final.
Caroline Wozniacki and Ana Ivanovic will compete at the Auckland Classic in January, organizers said Wednesday, hailing "the strongest field ever" at the Australian Open warm-up tournament.
Andy Murray and Kei Nishikori tend to linger when they get together. Their latest matchup set a record.