Novak Djokovic aims to emulate Roger Federer and return stronger
Anything that worked for Roger Federer will do for Novak Djokovic.
Anything that worked for Roger Federer will do for Novak Djokovic.
Peter Corrie is into the last 32 of the European Under-18 Championships after securing the best win of his career to date in Switzerland yesterday.
Peter Bothwell earned himself another valuable world ranking point yesterday after booking his place in the quarter-finals of the $25,000 ITF Futures 2 tournament at Fitzwilliam in Dublin.
Novak Djokovic has announced he will miss the rest of the 2017 season to recover from an elbow injury.
Novak Djokovic is set to miss the US Open after one of his doctors indicated he will need six to 12 weeks to recover from an elbow injury. But Andy Murray's chances of playing at Flushing Meadows would appear more positive, with the Scot continuing his...
Peter Bothwell posted one of the best wins of his career yesterday as he sensationally dumped the top seed out of the $25,000 ITF tournament in Dublin.
Olympic champion Adam Peaty claimed an expected title before proving the inspiration for Great Britain team-mate Ben Proud to secure a surprise gold medal at the World Championships in Budapest last night.
Karola Bejenaru made a first-round exit from the ITF $15,000 tournament at Fitzwilliam in Dublin yesterday. The Windsor player lost 7-6 6-1 to Rosalie van der Hoek, a Dutch woman who has a higher world ranking than Bejenaru but is regarded as a doubles...
David Ferrer beat Alexandr Dolgopolov to become the Swedish Open champion. It was the Spaniard's first ATP Tour title since winning the Vienna Open almost two years ago.
Karola Bejenaru is available for Ulster and will make a return to the line-up after a two-year absence to boost her team's chances of improving upon last year's third place finish at the senior inter-provincial tournament.
English Grand Slam star Heather Watson was among the spectators in Dublin last night to cheer on her boyfriend Lloyd Glasspool and local man Peter Bothwell in the $25,000 ITF Futures Tour doubles final.
Jessica Leeman claimed her first junior ITF title when she shared success in the girls' doubles final at Malahide in Co. Dublin yesterday.
Three matches at this month's Wimbledon will be investigated for possible match-fixing, the Tennis Integrity Unit has announced. Alerts were triggered on two matches at the qualifying event at Roehampton and one from the main draw at SW19 after some...
Jessica Leeman is set to climb up the world junior rankings after reaching the doubles final at the ITF Under-18 tournament in Malahide, Co. Dublin yesterday. The Hawarden teenager forged a winning partnership with Zara Ryan as the pair defeated another...
Hillsborough brothers Sam and Peter Bothwell made a first round exit at the $25,000 world ranking tournament in Dublin yesterday.
A Wimbledon and internet star who squeezed into Kim Clijsters' skirt after shouting advice from the crowd is to auction it for charity.
Jordan McKeown and Jessica Leeman are each one win away from securing a world ranking point after coming through their first-round matches at the Malahide junior ITF tournament in Co Dublin yesterday.
Roger Federer landed another Wimbledon title on Sunday. Here's a look at his victory in numbers.
Garbine Muguruza is only 23 but has already played in three Grand Slam finals and won two of them. However, after her 7-5, 6-0 victory here on Saturday over Venus Williams the Spaniard admitted that she has a love-hate relationship with her sport.
Peter Bothwell is hoping that a partisan home crowd can help him climb further up the world rankings when he takes part in a $25,000 tournament at Carrickmines in Co Dublin this week.
Gareth McGreevy bridged a 10-year gap to land his first Co Antrim senior men's singles title in his adopted home town of Ballycastle at the weekend - and then revealed he owed a debt of gratitude to his fiancee, Lizzie.
Jordan McKeown continued his impressive season by booking his place in the main draw at the Malahide junior ITF tournament yesterday after coming through qualifying without dropping a set.
Veteran Roger Federer admitted he had amazed himself after making yet more tennis history with an eighth Wimbledon title yesterday, his second Grand Slam win this year and five years after his last All England club win.
Roger Federer trounced a tearful Marin Cilic to become the first man ever to win eight singles titles at Wimbledon.
Garbine Muguruza won a battle of the generations by thrashing Venus Williams to secure her first Wimbledon title.
Budding pop star Gareth McGreevy shunned the chance of an early night to prepare for his first appearance in a Co Antrim Championship men's singles final by playing a pre-arranged gig in a pub at the tournament venue in Ballycastle.
Serena Williams says female players "love Andy Murray" for his efforts to ensure women's tennis is treated on equal terms with the men's game.
Amy Rothwell admits she won't start as favourite in today's Co Antrim Championship ladies' singles semi-final with the experienced Ballynafeigh player Christine Duncan in Ballycastle.
It was a good day for the big British names in the mixed doubles as first Jamie Murray and Martina Hingis and then reigning champions Heather Watson and Henri Kontinen progressed to the semi-finals, raising the exciting prospect of them facing each other in the...
The millions of Roger Federer fans around the world will not be the only ones happy at the prospect of their hero playing in his 42nd Grand Slam semi-final here today.
Garbine Muguruza stormed into the Wimbledon final with an utterly comprehensive straight set win over Magdalena Rybarikova on Centre Court yesterday. The match lasted one hour and four minutes, Rybarikova winning just two games and broken five times out of...
Virginia Wade's 40-year-old record as the last British woman to win the Wimbledon singles title will stay intact for at least another 12 months as Johanna Konta's remarkable run finally came to an end here yesterday.
Virginia Wade told Johanna Konta to be proud of her efforts after she fell just short of giving Britain another women's singles finalist at Wimbledon 40 years on. Konta was looking to emulate 1977 champion Wade but was beaten 6-4 6-2 by five-time former...
Johanna Konta's disappointment at losing her Wimbledon semi-final to Venus Williams is tempered by the fact that her performances have strengthened her belief that she can win a Grand Slam title.
A leading hip specialist believes Andy Murray only has a 50/50 chance of playing at the US Open. Giles Stafford, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in sports-related hip disorders, watched Murray's quarter-final loss to Sam Querrey at Wimbledon...
Van Morrison sought to ease the pain of Johanna Konta’s Wimbledon defeat by inviting her to one of his concerts.
Venus Williams is through to the Wimbledon final after defeating Johanna Konta in straight sets 6-4, 6-2.
Roger Federer has declared himself fit and raring to go after he did what Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic could not by cruising through to the Wimbledon semi-finals.
Challenges do not come much greater than a Wimbledon semi-final against a five-time champion, but Johanna Konta insists she is preparing for her Centre Court confrontation with Venus Williams here today in the same way that she would for a match against...
Virginia Wade believes Johanna Konta has a great chance of ending her reign as the last British winner of the women's singles title at Wimbledon.
Ronan McKeever certainly felt at home in the searing heat of Ballycastle yesterday as he booked his place in the semi-finals of the Co. Antrim Championship with a surprise win over Michael Blease.
Marin Cilic rained down 33 aces as he reached the Wimbledon semi-finals for the first time with a five-set win over Gilles Muller. Croatian World No.6 Cilic has been tipped for the title since day one by his compatriot and former coach Goran Ivanisevic, the 2001...
Tim Henman and Virginia Wade have both urged Andy Murray to take a break following his shock Wimbledon exit. American Sam Querrey inflicted a surprise 3-6 6-4 6-7 (4-7) 6-1 6-1 defeat on Murray, who has been battling a hip injury all tournament.
Novak Djokovic will consider taking up to six months off after retiring injured from his Wimbledon quarter-final against Tomas Berdych. Djokovic, who was bidding to win his fourth Wimbledon title, pulled out with an elbow injury on Court One while Berdych...
Andy Murray's painful hip finally caught up with him as the defence of his Wimbledon title came to an end with a quarter-final defeat by Sam Querrey.
Roger Federer has warned his quarter-final foe Milos Raonic he is a completely different player to the one who lost to the Canadian at Wimbledon 12 months ago.
Jakob Robb was involved in one of the closest matches of the day as the quarter-final line-up was determined at the Co Antrim Championship in Ballycastle yesterday. The Windsor teenager overcame his fellow teen Ben Cree 6-1 5-7 6-0 to earn a meeting...
Lleyton Hewitt, the last man to win Wimbledon outside the big four, tipped Roger Federer to face Andy Murray in this year's final, though Marin Cilic could break their stranglehold.
Wimbledon felt the wrath of a worked-up Novak Djokovic as the Serbian accused the tournament of bungling their scheduling and allowing the grass on Centre Court to fall into a shabby state.
Unseeded Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova stormed into the Wimbledon semi-finals by routing Coco Vandeweghe 6-3 6-3 yesterday in a rain-plagued match that was halted for hours before being moved beneath the roof of Centre Court.