Former tennis world No 1 Maria Sharapova has announced the birth of her first child, sharing a picture of the newborn along with her fiancé.
Martina Navratilova missed out on attending the 100th anniversary of Wimbledon’s Centre Court on Sunday after testing positive for Covid-19.
Wimbledon has decided to replace the Grand Slam’s honours board to remove “Miss” and “Mrs” in front of the names of female winners.
Former world number one, Japan’s Naomi Osaka, pulled out of Wimbledon on Saturday with an Achilles injury.
Former world No 1 Maria Sharapova used the occasion of her 35th birthday to announce that she was pregnant with her first child.
British tennis star Emma Raducanu reportedly had just £44 in her company account before striking it rich with her sensational success.
Wimbledon got under way on Monday, 28 June under overcast and rainy skies with near capacity crowds not requiring masks.
Serena Williams turns 40 in September and the arrival of that landmark birthday will be all the sweeter if she has at last equaled Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles.
Losing French Open finalist Stefanos Tsitsipas jumped up one place to fourth in the latest ATP rankings, while Novak Djokovic stayed at No 1.
South African teenage tennis sensation Zoe Kruger fell short at the last hurdle, in the final of the Women’s $15 000 ITF World Tennis Tour event in Turkey on Sunday.
The WTA Tour unveiled an early-season calendar that revolves around the Australian Open and covers the first seven weeks of the 2021 term.