| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:58 PM
MIAMI (Reuters) - World number two Li Na powered her way past 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki 7-5 7-5 and into the semi-finals of the Sony Open on Wednesday, setting up another rematch of the Australian Open final against Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova.
| Mar 30, 2014
| 5:34 PM
It's inarguably the most prolific, if not the greatest, most riveting rivalry in tennis.
However, on this splendid, sun-splashed Sunday afternoon in the Sony Open final, most of the sensational shot-making and defense came from one side of the purple...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Call it the Serena switch.
It seems about this time every year a sluggish Serena Williams gets off to a flat start in the Sony Open final before she flicks the imaginary switch in her brain. And on this hazy, humid Saturday afternoon at a packed Crandon...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:33 PM
The old guy, Father Time, will triumph in the end. He always does. But for the moment Roger Federer is holding serve against him, which in a sport primarily of the young is no small achievement.
Federer has come to terms with reality. "If I can't play...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Remember when we used to have exciting, successful men’s tennis players from the United States? Come on. Think hard. Press those thumbs to your temples.
Some hints. John McEnroe. Jimmy Connors. Pete Sampras. Michael Chang. Jim Courier. Andre...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:30 PM
Around the start of Thursday's nonleague match, Palos Verdes High boys' tennis coach Danny Moscovici had a question for Corona del Mar Coach Jamie Gresh.
Moscovici inquired about the whereabouts of CdM junior Chaz Downing, an integral part of the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:07 PM
It wasn't clear Thursday at Indian Wells whether Martina Hingis was making a comeback or just having a little fun with some hit-and-giggle tennis.
Last year, she was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. That usually indicates that a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:06 PM
If you are heading to the desert for some tennis viewing over the next 12 days, get ready for more of the same. In the case of the prestigious BNP Paribas Open, that's not a bad thing.
There will be some radical differences in the physical plant,...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Lindsay Davenport has been elected to the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Knowing her, when word got out, she probably asked for a recount, just to make sure she hadn't bumped out somebody else more deserving.
She is 37 now, lives in Orange County,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Tony Stewart is not only one of the best drivers in all of NASCAR; he should also be put in charge of the sport's merchandising and marketing wing.
Stewart can only be described as a promotional genius for his incredible idea earlier this week of...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray beat Sam Querrey, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (3), 6-1, 6-3, to clinch Britain's first-round Davis Cup victory against the United States at Petco Park in San Diego.
Murray won his 18th straight Davis Cup singles match, and Britain beat...