| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:22 AM
Harvard-Westlake’s Michael Genender went out on top in playing his final match at the Ojai Tennis Tournament as a Junior player, defeating Corona del Mar’s Bjorn Hoffmann, 6-1, 6-4, in the CIF boys’ singles vhampionship of the 115th...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 2:20 PM
The 115th Ojai Tennis Tournament begins Thursday in Ojai. The high school singles and doubles divisions sports a bracket of 64 entries and finishes Saturday at Libbey Park in Ojai.
Founded in 1896 by William Thacher, The Ojai is North America’s...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 8:35 PM
A U.S. District Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a tennis umpire against the Los Angeles Police Department and county coroner's office alleging she was falsely arrested and wrongfully accused of bludgeoning her husband to death with a coffee...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 6:22 PM
Not long after 15-year-old San Franciso native CiCi Bellis was given a stern lesson on Stadium Court by the world's No. 1 Serena Williams, the lower half of the men's draw registered a 5.0 on the Richter scale when second-seeded Rafael Nadal was rocked by...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 5:33 PM
El Abierto de Miami se quedó sin su segundo preclasificado cuando Rafael Nadal se despidió el domingo en la tercera ronda al sucumbir 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 frente a su compatriota español Fernando Verdasco.
Nadal sigue con una asignatura pendiente en el torneo,...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:55 PM
Because world No. 1 Novak Djokovic usually reaches the final weekend in every tournament he enters, he rarely plays doubles.
But when it comes to supporting his close friend's plight to return to the top of the sport after two years of a series of...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 5:13 PM
Madison Keys, this year's hyped-up version of Sloane Stephens as the future face of American tennis, had her tear-stained visage covered by a towel during a second-set changeover Friday afteroon on Stadium Court at the Miami Open.
Already down a set and...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 8:38 PM
Daria Gavrilova was so bubbly in her postmatch press conference after the 97th-ranked wild card entrant's shocking second-round victory over Russian countrywoman Maria Sharapova that a champagne toast wasn't needed.
Gavrilova, a 5-foot-5, fiery, fist-...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:16 PM
For the past six years Jack Sock has had to bear the weight of filling the void in American mens' tennis in the aftermath of Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Jim Courier and most recently fellow Nebraskan Andy Roddick.
At 22 and coming off pelvic surgery,...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Tennis can be cruel.
Just ask Juan Martin del Potro. At 20 years old, the 6-foot-6 affable Argentine stunned Roger Federer to win the 2009 U.S. Open and announced his arrival as a direct threat to the top four players of this generation.
| Mar 22, 2015
| 9:42 PM
At the cradle of tennis, they celebrate Breakfast at Wimbledon. Sunday, at the BNP Paribas Open, they established a similar catchphrase.
Break-fest at Indian Wells.
Simona Halep, a 23-year-old from Romania, won the women's singles title in a match...