Men's tennis

Serbia's Novak Djokovic laughs during a practice session ahead of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Sunday, June 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
June 30, 2019 - 10:18 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A year ago, Novak Djokovic arrived at Wimbledon in a rut. Still working his way back from elbow surgery, still fine-tuning a new service motion, he was more than 24 months removed from his most recent Grand Slam title. His ranking had tumbled out of the top 20 for the...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic laughs during a practice session ahead of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Sunday, June 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
June 30, 2019 - 10:18 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A year ago, Novak Djokovic arrived at Wimbledon in a rut. Still working his way back from elbow surgery, still fine-tuning a new service motion, he was more than 24 months removed from his most recent Grand Slam title. His ranking had tumbled out of the top 20 for the...
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Andy Murray of Britain signs a large tennis ball for a young fan after a doubles practice session ahead of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Saturday, June 29, 2019. The Wimbledon Tennis Championships starts on Monday, July 1 and runs until Sunday, July 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
June 29, 2019 - 1:41 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Clearly, Andy Murray's tearful farewell to tennis was premature. So, too, was tennis' farewell to Murray. About five months since Murray discussed retirement because of pain in his surgically repaired hip — and everyone wished him well in any future endeavors — he is once...
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Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland, right, talks to Serena Williams of the United States during a training session at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday, June 27, 2019. The Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2019 will be held in London from 1 July to 14 July. (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)
June 28, 2019 - 3:58 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon in Friday's draw, while Serena Williams was placed in what shapes up as by far the toughest quarter of the women's field. With defending champion Novak Djokovic in the top half of the men's...
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FILE - In this July 15, 2018, Serbia's Novak Djokovic lifts the trophy after winning the men's singles final against Kevin Anderson, of South Africa, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Djokovic will be competing in the 2019 Wimbledon tournament. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
June 27, 2019 - 11:51 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Men to watch at Wimbledon, where play begins Monday: NOVAK DJOKOVIC Seeded: 1 Ranked: 1 Country: Serbia Age: 32 2019 Match Record: 28-6 2019 Singles Titles: 2 Career Singles Titles: 74 Grand Slam Singles Titles: 15 — Wimbledon (4: 2011, 2014, 2015, 2018), Australian Open (...
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Alize Cornet of France in action during the singles match against Ons Jabeur of Tunisia during day five of the Eastbourne Open tennis tournament at Devonshire Park, Eastbourne, England, Thursday June 27, 2019. (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP)
June 27, 2019 - 11:28 am
LONDON (AP) — The Fed Cup is following the Davis Cup with a new tournament format. Starting next year, the women's tennis event will be a six-day final tournament in April with 12 teams playing for an $18 million prize on clay courts in Budapest, Hungary, the International Tennis Federation said...
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FILE - In this July 16, 2017, file photo, Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates with the trophy after defeating Croatia's Marin Cilic in the men's singles final match on day thirteen at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. As the start of play at the All England Club approaches, nothing captures the completely disparate states of men's and women's tennis at the moment than these two recent trends: The Big 3 of Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have combined to win the past 10 Grand Slam tournaments, while nine women have collected major trophies in that span, including a half-dozen first-time champions. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland, File)
June 27, 2019 - 10:25 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — As the start of Wimbledon approaches, two recent trends capture the completely disparate states of men's and women's tennis at the moment. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have combined to win the past 10 Grand Slam tournaments, while nine women collected...
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FILE - In this July 13, 2017, file photo, Ben Sidgwick wrings out his mop on Center Court at the All England Club at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. Wimbledon was first played in 1877 and is the oldest Grand Slam tennis tournament. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File)
June 26, 2019 - 7:39 am
How well do you know Wimbledon, where play begins Monday? Give this quiz a try: ___ 1st Round: How many women won at least one of the first 18 WTA tournaments this season? a.) 8 b.) 12 c.) 16 d.) 18 ___ 2nd Round: Tiebreakers will be played at the All England Club in the third sets of women's...
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Swiss Roger Federer hits a backhand in the tennis ATP final against Belgium David Goffin in Halle, Germany, Sunday, June 23, 2019. (Friso Gentsch/dpa via AP)
June 26, 2019 - 5:48 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings and creating a debate about whether the All England Club's seeding system should be changed. Top-ranked Novak Djokovic, the...
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Britain's Andy Murray gestures after losing his Men's Doubles tennis match with partner Brazil's Marcelo Melo against Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah of Colombia, during day three of the Nature Valley International at Devonshire Park, Eastbourne, England, Tuesday, June 25, 2019. (Steven Paston/PA via AP)
June 25, 2019 - 4:23 pm
EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Andy Murray has lost in men's doubles for the first time since returning from hip surgery in January. Murray and his Brazilian partner Marcelo Melo were defeated 6-2, 6-4 in the first round at Eastbourne by top-seeded Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah on Tuesday...
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