| Mar 30, 2015
| 6:37 PM
The white hair beads are long gone but surprisingly, Venus Williams is still here.
When Williams made her debut in Miami in 1997, she was a sinewy, 6-foot-1 beanpole with flailing arms that cracked powerful strokes that had never been seen before on the...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 4:15 PM
David Ferrer estuvo a solo un punto de ganar el Abierto de Miami en 2013, pero una mala decisión en aquella final ante el escocés Andy Murray le costó el campeonato en Key Biscayne.
Y aunque entonces el tenista español aseguró que "un partido no...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:55 PM
The Big Four of men's tennis were all at it on the same day and the same place Wednesday. Fans at Indian Wells, for the BNP Paribas Open, undoubtedly were looking for excellence and dominance.
From, in order of ranking, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer,...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:19 AM
American tennis player Wayne Odesnik was banned Wednesday for 15 years after a second doping violation.
The International Tennis Federation said the 29-year-old Odesnik tested positive for several banned substances, including steroids, during tests in...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 11:23 PM
Often lost in the glitz and glamour of Maria Sharapova is her competitive fire on the tennis court.
That has taken her to five major titles, and made her one of a handful of tennis players to win each Grand Slam event title at least once. She will...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 8:10 PM
The 2014 U.S. Open men's tennis champion did not make his triumphant return to the 2015 tour until Saturday's BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.
It turned out not to be triumphant.
Croatia's Marin Cilic, who took out Roger Federer in the U.S. Open...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 12:04 AM
Laurel Park-based trainer King Leatherbury, who turns 82 this month, is one of 10 finalists for induction to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. It's Leatherbury's first appearance on the ballot. The class of 2015 will be announced April 20,...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 6:57 PM
Last year's U.S. Open men's tennis title was won by a tall, lanky Croatian with a heavy beard and friendly, slightly goofy smile.
This Croat star could make a tennis ball crack a windshield. When he met the media, he smiled a lot, pretended to hate it...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:31 PM
5:30 a.m. Golf: Joburg Open third round (in Johannesburg, South Africa).--Golf
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Crystal Palace at West Ham.--NBCSN
8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina basketball.--MASN
9 a.m. Motorsports: NASCAR...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:23 PM
Seven years ago at this tournament a then petulant 18-year-old Donald Young blew a 5-0 lead in the first set of a first-round loss and then blew his cool, heaving his racket out of the stadium where it sent a few spectators scrambling.
That's when Young...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 2:29 PM
Kevin Anderson was the outsider when he defeated home-grown Andy Roddick on the way to winning his second title on the ATP World Tour at Delray Beach Tennis Center in 2012.
The lanky South African became so enamored by the tennis and the surroundings...