| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:25 PM
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:06 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams weathered a barrage of big serves and heavy groundstrokes early and needed nine match points before beating Madison Keys 7-6 (5), 6-2 to set up an Australian Open final against second-seeded Maria Sharapova....
| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:47 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams claims to suffer from nerves and jitters before her first-round matches at the Grand Slams.
She certainly didn't show it, winning her first set in 21 minutes on Tuesday night on the way to a 6-0, 6-4 win over...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:57 PM
After a year which featured eight Grand Slam singles champions, there's been plenty of talk ahead of the Australian Open about the new guard vs. the old guard in both men's and women's tennis. The champions recently have been, well, just different.
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:47 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Top-seeded Serena Williams will play Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium in the first round of the Australian Open as she begins her attempt to win a 19th Grand Slam singles title.
Williams could meet former No. 1-ranked Caroline...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 8:21 AM
The City of Weston recently showcased tennis players and professionals from around the world at the USTA Men's Pro Circuit 10K Midtown Weston Futures Tennis Tournament.
The tournament, which took place Jan. 19 through 25, featured singles draw winner, as...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:46 PM
Connecticut Open tennis tournament director Anne Worcester has been trying to get American teenage sensation Madison Keys to come to New Haven for the past few years.
After Keys, 19, advanced to the semifinals of the Australian Open last week, she became...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:42 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic did enough to beat defending champion Stan Wawrinka in a semifinal match that lacked the intensity of their recent five-setters, setting up an Australian Open final against long-time friend and rival Andy...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Five major sporting upsets in 2014:
1. Brazil suffer 7-1 World Cup humiliation against Germany
"Historic Disgrace" screamed the Folha de S.Paulo's headline, as a shocked nation digested a 7-1 World Cup semifinal defeat by Germany on home soil.
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:25 PM
NEW YORK — Work crews are scrambling underneath New York City to finish the city's first major new subway stop in 25 years, a fast-track project intended to revitalize a long-neglected slice of Manhattan.
The city's transit authority has been...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Martina Navratilova and girlfriend Julia Lemigova were married Monday in New York City
"I'm 58 years old, and I got married for the first time," the nine-time Wimbledon winner told the BBC, confirming the news shortly after tying the knot in a small...