John Isner is a daddy

On Saturday, Hunter Grace Isner was born, weighing eight pounds, one ounce and quite possibly headed for some fabulous heights (literally). "Life changed forever when this little one entered the...

Oopsie – draw complications in Tokyo

The draw was complete for the qualifying at the Toray Pan-Pacific Open in Tokyo. But there were two openings, after a pair of players – Miyu Kato and Ying Ying Duan – were held back playing...

WTA Rankings Report – Sept. 17, 2018

It was one of those post-Slam weeks where there are smaller events on the WTA without any of the top players. So there are no changes in the top 25 on the women's side this week. But it's a great...

Fung-A-Ling still courting at 100

They say tennis is the sport for a lifetime. In Claude Fung-A-Ling's case, that means ... a century. The Montrealer, who came from British Guyana more than 80 years ago and never left, turns 100...

One last Davis Cup semi-final round

If all goes as the International Federation (and the money men) plan it, this weekend's Davis Cup semi-final ties will be the last ones in its 118-year history. Teams will go straight from a first...

Grand Slams vote to keep 32 seeds

Back in November, the Grand Slam committee made the announcement that the four major tournaments "intend to revert to 16 seeds in 2019. Ten months later, no doubt having had all the feedback on...

Ramos and Adams meet again in Croatia

The ITF finally got around to issuing a statement in support of its longtime chair umpire Carlos Ramos late Monday. But it may well be making another statement by maintaining his next planned...

Serena vs. Ramos: drama at the US Open

NEW YORK – The gap between social media and real life was glaringly evident Saturday night, when Serena Williams essentially bombed out of the US Open final against neophyte Naomi Osaka. The...