T/tennis

  1. Carlos Alcaraz Recently Beat Nadal and Djokovic on Clay. Could This French Open Be His? Sports, Yesterday

    Alcaraz, 19, has arrived in Paris with an unusual level of buzz and momentum for his age.

  2. Tennis Tours Penalize Wimbledon Over Ban on Russian Players Sports, May 20

    In an unprecedented move, the ATP and WTA will strip the Grand Slam tournament of ranking points, effectively making it an exhibition event. Most top players are still expected to participate.

  3. What the Italian Open Is Foretelling About the French Open Sports, May 15

    Though at opposite poles of their careers, the top singles players, Iga Swiatek and Novak Djokovic, both cruised to titles in Rome and are looking strong heading into Paris.

  4. Bianca Andreescu’s Extended Break From Tennis Has Served Her Well Sports, May 13

    Despite losing to Iga Swiatek, the top women’s player, at the Italian Open, Andreescu is heading to the French Open in a healthier place, mentally and physically.

  5. Rafael Nadal Falls Apart on Clay, Just in Time for the French Open Sports, May 12

    Nadal, playing in pain in a loss to Denis Shapovalov at the Italian Open, came away downbeat and pensive with the year’s second Grand Slam event less than two weeks away.

  6. Naomi Osaka Takes Control of Her Business Interests Off the Tennis Court Sports, May 11

    Already the world’s top-earning female athlete, Osaka is leaving IMG to start a sports representation company with her longtime agent, Stuart Duguid.

  7. Are the Next Global Tennis Stars Among These Tweens? Sports, May 1

    The search for elite players is so competitive that IMG, the agency that once ruled tennis, is cultivating preteens to find the next prodigy, giving them access to representatives from the pro tours and Nike.

  8. History on the Line at the U.S. Open Finals 🎾 Interactive, September 11

    There’s an unexpected all-teenage women’s final, and the men’s top seeds meet with a Grand Slam on the line.

  9. U.S. Open Quiz: Put Your Tennis Knowledge to the Test Interactive, August 30

    Here’s a challenge for any tennis fan.

  10. The Real Star of the French Open Interactive, June 10

    Our photographer takes an inside look at where the clay for the world famous Roland Garros tennis courts comes from.

  11. A Brief Australian Open Recap: Osaka Beats Brady Interactive, February 20

    Naomi Osaka won her fourth Grand Slam singles championship on Saturday by defeating Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 at the Australian Open. Here’s how she did it.

  12. The Other Serena at the Australian Open Interactive, February 19

    Ever wished you could be a ball kid at a tennis tournament? Here’s what Serena Aponso’s days are like. (And yes, she’s named after Serena Williams.)

  13. How, and When, to Watch the U.S. Open Interactive, September 6

    Tennis has returned. Here’s what to expect for the rest of the month.

  14. The Bryan Brothers Were Ready to Call It Quits. Now They Might Need One Last Hug. Sports, July 11

    2020 was supposed to be a farewell tour for Bob and Mike Bryan, the incomparable tennis twins, who have long been the darlings of doubles. Then coronavirus canceled it. Will they try again?