Novak Djokovic has criticized Wimbledon for banning Russian and Belarusian players from the tournament.
Yahoo Sports reports 27th seed Amanda Anisimova defeated the four-time major champion 7-5, 6-4 in a first-round match on May 23.
Andy Murray has pulled out of the French Open in order to focus on Wimbledon.
Novak Djokovic will be allowed to defend his Wimbledon title despite not being vaccinated against COVID-19.
The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) announced on April 20 that it would ban both Russian and Belarusian players from Wimbledon 2022.
Tennis players from Russia and Belarus will not be allowed to play at Wimbledon this year because of the war in Ukraine, the All England Club announced Wednesday. Here are some of the prominent players banned from the tournament:
MONACO — Novak Djokovic is ready to move on from the controversy surrounding his refusal to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
LONDON — Tennis great Boris Becker could face a jail sentence after being found guilty on Friday of illicitly moving thousands of dollars from a bank account after he was declared bankrupt.
Carlos Alcaraz became the youngest winner of the Miami Open after beating Norway's Casper Ruud in the final.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Iga Swiatek ended her journey to the women’s No. 1 ranking in fitting fashion.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Making the quarterfinals at a tournament used to be no big deal for Naomi Osaka. It was only a shock if it didn’t happen.
Australian tennis player Ash Barty has announced that she is retiring from professional tennis at the age of 25.
Novak Djokovic withdrew from the BNB Paribas Open saying that he is unable to travel to the United States because he is unvaccinated.
BRIDGETON — DJ Germann has created some questions for himself this spring track and field season.
The Mainland Regional High School boys tennis team won the Cape-Atlantic League American Conference for a second year in a row Friday, beating Ocean City 5-0.
Eight local high school crews were finalists at the Stotesbury Cup Regatta on Saturday on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia.
With 13 weeks until college football season kicks off, FrontPageBets is taking a look at the favorites to win the national championship.
Jimbo Fisher should have thanked Nick Saban; not disparaged him.
Djokovic said he believes in "the freedom to choose what you put into your body. And, for me, that is essential."
Novak Djokovic says he is willing to miss Wimbledon and the French Open over his stance on the COVID-19 vaccine.
Men’s tennis had its second big event of 2022, and its biggest player was at home, probably maskless and definitely shotless.
Rafael Nadal roared back from two sets down to win a titanic five-set duel with Daniil Medvedev and make history with "a special" 21st Grand Slam men's title in the Australian Open final on Sunday.
France will soon require a vaccine pass for practically any activity -- from eating in restaurants, attending the theater or getting on an airplane. If Novak Djokovic wants to play in the French Open, he’s likely to need one too.
A person familiar with the negotiations tells AP that David Njoku has agreed to a four-year contract extension with the Cleveland Browns. Njoku, who figures to have a more prominent role in this season, will be among the NFL’s highest-paid tight ends, said the person who spoke on condition of anonymity because the sides were still finalizing the package. Financial terms were not immediately known. A first-round pick in 2017, Njoku has had an eventful stay in Cleveland. Two years ago, he asked to be traded but has become a dependable player and now a core piece for a team with Super Bowl ambitions.
The Los Angeles Chargers concluded the first week of organized team activities with first-round pick Zion Johnson signing his rookie contract. The guard got the standard four-year deal with the team holding a fifth-year option. The 17th overall pick in last month’s NFL draft, Johnson is expected to start at right guard when the Chargers open the season at home against the Las Vegas Raiders on Sept. 11. The Chargers have signed six of their eight draft picks. Safety JT Woods, a third-round pick, and running back Isaiah Spiller, a fourth-round selection, remain unsigned.
Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Omar Khan is embracing his new role with the club. Khan was recently promoted to take over for Kevin Colbert, who is retiring after a long run with the team that included a pair of Super Bowl victories. Khan is no stranger to the Steelers. He has been with the team for more than 20 years, most recently serving as a vice president of football operations and business administration. Khan says he's excited about the trajectory of the team, adding that while he is bringing in some new faces to the team's front office, the club's high standards will not change.