Tennis

Photo credit FILE - In this June 8, 2019, file photo, Australia's Ash Barty holds the trophy as she celebrates winning her women's final match of the French Open tennis tournament against Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic in two sets 6-1, 6-3, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Top-ranked Ash Barty has withdrawn from the U.S. Open because she is not comfortable with traveling during the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
July 30, 2020 - 1:17 am
Top-ranked Barty pulls out of US Open, citing travel risks…
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Photo credit Fans wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus watch the KBO league game between Doosan Bears and LG Twins in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, July 27, 2020. Masked fans hopped, sang and shouted cheering slogans in baseball stadiums in South Korea on Sunday as authorities began bringing back spectators in professional sports games amid the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
July 28, 2020 - 6:21 pm
The Latest: Texas has zero active coronavirus infections…
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Photo credit A security guard peers out from behind NHL-branded fencing at the entrance where players arrive at Toronto's Royal York hotel, which is acting as the "bubble" ahead of the return of the league's season following disruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Sunday, July 26, 2020. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 27, 2020 - 6:18 pm
The Latest: 49ers wide receiver James on COVID-19 list…
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Dan Mennella
June 23, 2020 - 10:45 am
The 2020 Australian Open winner revealed he tested positive for coronavirus after a weekend exhibition event in Croatia and his native Serbia.
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Photo credit FILE - This is a Sept. 12, 2015, file photo showing former tennis star James Blake discussing his mistaken arrest by the New York City Police Department during an interview in New York. Nearly five years later, Blake says he never suspected the large man running toward him was a plainclothes New York City policeman. But Blake, who is black, had been mistakenly identified as a suspect in a credit card fraud scheme. Video captured the undercover officer grabbing him by the arm, throwing him to the sidewalk face down and handcuffing him. All of which intensified Blake's reaction to video of George Floyd's death shortly after being detained by Minneapolis police last week. (AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith, File)
June 02, 2020 - 3:08 pm
Former tennis star still shaken by encounter with cop in ‘15…
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Jordan Cohn
May 06, 2020 - 2:16 pm
An upcoming UTR Pro Match Series tennis tournament, held from May 8 to May 10, marks the first live major American sports event since the coronavirus shutdown put the sporting universe at a standstill.
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Dan Mennella
April 20, 2020 - 8:23 am
The 17-time Grand Slam winner said he disagrees with vaccines, and he isn’t sure if he would get one if it were required in order to get back on the tennis court.
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Nelly Korda hits her tee shot on the 11th hole during the pro-am round of the LPGA Tour ANA Inspiration golf tournament at Mission Hills Country Club Wednesday, April 3, 2019, in Rancho Mirage, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 03, 2019 - 6:04 pm
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Nelly Korda is ready to take a major step at the ANA Inspiration. She's also trying not to get too far ahead of herself, barely letting herself think about the traditional victory leap into Poppy's Pond. "I'm not going to think about it too much," Korda said Wednesday...
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United States' Tobin Heath, second from right, is congratulated on her goal by Mallory Pugh (11), Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan (13) during the first half of a SheBelieves Cup soccer match against Brazil Tuesday, March 5, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)
March 11, 2019 - 2:12 am
While Serena Williams admittedly doesn't follow soccer, the U.S. women's national team caught her attention with its lawsuit seeking equitable pay. The players accuse the U.S. Soccer Federation of "institutionalized gender discrimination" that includes unequal pay with their counterparts on the men...
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United States midfielder Samantha Mewis (3) and forward Megan Rapinoe (15) play against England during the second half of a SheBelieves Cup women's soccer match Saturday, March 2, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. Mewis honors Mia Hamm and Rapine honors Audre Lorde by wearing their names on the back of their jerseys. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)
March 02, 2019 - 7:43 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Goalkeeper Adrianna Franch could think of no one else's name she would rather wear on her back than that of Briana Scurry. Especially in her first cap for the U.S. women's soccer team. "That's who I looked up to as a kid growing up," Franch said Saturday of the Hall of Fame...
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