WTA Rankings Report – Feb. 17, 2020

With three top-10 players in action last week (and many more this week), the rankings moved again after a brief post-Oz/Fed Cup lull. Kiki Bertens, who won the St. Petersburg tournament for the...

Jack is back at the NY Open

Jack Sock, at 27, is at a career crossroads. But he's a tough one to figure out. At the moment, he has no singles ranking, although he can play with an injury protected ranking of No. 119. ...

Beatriz Haddad Maia gets 10 months

Brazilian lefty Beatriz Haddad Maia, who was provisionally suspended on July 22, 2019 stemming from a positive test in a urine sample taken June 4 of that year, has had her case adjudicated. The...

Team Tennis hits Chicago this summer

Chicago, a huge market long undeserved by tennis of any description, will be home to a new World Team Tennis expansion franchise this summer. The Chicago Smash will be coached by Chicago native...

ITF clears Farah for doping violation

When it's first announced that a player has come up with a positive doping test, some of the subsequent defenses can raise a few eyebrows. Notably, we all remember the Sara Errani tortellini...

ATP Rankings Report – Feb. 10, 2020

There was no change in the top 20, as the week after the first major of the season featured tournaments in Montpellier, Cordoba and Pune, India. All offered 250-level points and opportunities for...

Auger-Aliassime makes every point count

A super initiative from 19-year-old Félix Auger-Aliassime, as he announces a charitable endeavor to help children in his father's homeland of Togo. "I feel very lucky to have had a hugely...

More calendar changes for the WTA Tour

Last week's WTA drama was the cancellation of a tournament in Debrecen, Hungary. That event, moved a few weeks prior from Budapest, ran into significant logistical problems and now will not be...

WTA Rankings Report – Feb. 3, 2020

After the Australian Open, with all the ranking points at stake, the rankings move quite a bit. Notable on the women's side is champion Sofia Kenin. Kenin came into the tournament ranked a...

ATP Rankings Report – Feb. 3, 2020

The No. 1 ranking was at stake at this Australian Open, with defending champion Novak Djokovic poised to wrest it back from Rafael Nadal if he could defend his title. The odds were excellent; seven...

McCoco just happy to be here

The teen team reach the Australian Open doubles quarterfinals with an impressive comeback win Monday.

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How do you prepare for John Isner?

MELBOURNE, Australia – A huge crowd tried in vain to catch even a glimpse of Novak Djokovic a couple of courts over. But Stan Wawrinka had a more manageable, but still impressive, crowd on Court...