| May 31, 2015
| 12:27 PM
PARIS -- Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man in more than 80 years to reach the quarterfinals at the French Open, breezing past Teymuraz Gabashvili of Russia 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 as rain played havoc with other matches at Roland Garros on Sunday.
| May 24, 2015
| 4:23 PM
Roger Federer was not amused.
As Federer finished an interview after his first-round French Open victory Sunday, an overzealous fan left his seat and approached the 17-time major champion right there on the main stadium court in search of the most...
| May 28, 2015
| 11:38 AM
Novak Djokovic came through an injury scare Thursday and made his way into the third round at the French Open by beating Gilles Muller, 6-1, 6-4, 6-4.
The top-ranked Serb slipped near the end of the second set and needed treatment for several minutes on...
| May 23, 2015
| 3:22 PM
PARIS — There are two distinct sounds when Roger Federer graces the courts of Roland Garros. One is the pop of backhands and forehands kicking up puffs of red clay. The other, getting ever louder, is the scratchy tick of life's clock.
At age 33,...
| May 22, 2015
| 5:09 PM
The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris.
The draw Friday could hardly have been more unkind for...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 12:52 AM
6 a.m. Golf: China Open final round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
8:25 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United at Everton.--NBCSN
8:30 a.m. Tennis: Barcelona (Pablo Andujar vs. Kei Nishikori) and Stuttgart (Caroline Wozniacki vs....
| Mar 26, 2015
| 1:19 PM
KEY BISCAYNE --- El viernes 27 fue otro de esos días en los que el sol zumbaba en Miami. Y también llovió.
El calor y la humedad, sin embargo, no fueron óbice para que las amantes del buen tenis disfrutaran de una gran jornada en el Abierto de Miami...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:34 PM
KEY BISCAYNE — There was a stretch this earlier this year where John Isner was struggling.
He lost four straight matches entering last month's BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, including two in Davis Cup play in England. But after a plane ride...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 1:08 AM
9 a.m. Exhibition baseball: L.A. Angels vs. Oakland (d.).--MLB Net.
Noon Basketball: Dick’s Sporting Goods High School Nationals’ quarterfinals: Findlay Prep (Nev.) vs. Blanche Ely (Fla.), then Huntington Prep (W.Va.) vs. Wheeler (Ga.)...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 7:48 PM
For once, on the rare occasion, Serena Williams was not herself. Williams' serve was inconsistent and she was challenged by the power of Sabine Lisicki.
Yet the brilliance of Williams, and what makes her such a daunting opponent, is how she performs...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 7:21 PM
For once, on the rare occasion, Serena Williams was not herself. Williams’ serve was inconsistent and she was challenged by the power of Sabine Lisicki.
Yet the brilliance of Williams, and what makes her such a daunting opponent, is how she...