| Jun 29, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The United States Tennis Assn. should be thanking its lucky stars for Serena Williams.
It should be eternally grateful that Richard Williams dragged his two little girls out to the tennis courts of Compton some 25 years ago, that he got them...
| Jun 21, 2015
| 11:20 AM
Roger Federer defeated Italy's Andreas Seppi 7-6 (1), 6-4 on Sunday to claim a record eighth Gerry Weber Open title in Halle, Germany, in his 10th final at the event.
Despite not replicating the free-flowing tennis of previous rounds, Federer dug deep...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 9:30 AM
NEW HAVEN — For a few months after the 2013 U.S. Open, James Blake purposely avoided tennis.
He didn't pick up a racket, he didn't step on a court or hang around the game. Instead, he spent the early weeks of his retirement with his wife and...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 5:49 PM
After dealing with anxiety issues, former top-10 player Mardy Fish is going to give professional tennis another try. And this time, he's bringing pal Andy Roddick along with him.
Roddick, who retired in 2012, and Fish will play doubles together next...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 5:38 PM
In February, the Connecticut Open secured one of the rising stars in tennis when Madison Keys committed to New Haven.
Keys is a marquee name and considered among the faces of the next wave of U.S. tennis. The other fresh face of U.S. tennis is Sloane...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 4:31 AM
NEW HAVEN — For a tournament selling tennis and star power, the Thursday announcement was significant.
The Connecticut Open, a WTA event at New Haven's Connecticut Tennis Center, will hold a men's legends event for the second year in a row. This...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 1:33 PM
NEW HAVEN —Over the past 62 years, Connecticut's professional golf tournament has generated in excess of $32 million for charities.
Last year, the Travelers Championship raised $1.6 million for 140 charities. The tournament has been cited by the...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 7:48 AM
The United States Tennis Association Florida Bobby Curtis Junior State Championships for the 12-and-under through 18U age groups starts on Saturday at four Central Florida sites. It continues through Wednesday, June 10, at the Florida Tennis Center in...
| May 19, 2015
| 2:32 PM
Virginia captured its second national tennis team title — and, just as in 2013, Mitchell Frank clinched it.
The senior beat Andrew Harris, the nation’s seventh-ranked player, 7-5, 7-5 Tuesday on line 2 to give the third-seeded Cavaliers (29-...
| May 13, 2015
| 5:19 PM
The reigning Connecticut Open champion is returning to New Haven this summer.
Tournament director Anne Worcester announced Wednesday that Petra Kvitova, ranked No. 4 in the world, will be part of the 2015 Connecticut Open field. The tournament will be...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 9:48 PM
The Norfolk Tides built a four-run lead and held on to beat Gwinnett 4-3 Thursday in a matinee at Harbor Park.
Nolan Reimold and Rey Navarro belted two-run homers off Matt Wisler for the Tides (9-6),...