Tennis

Nadal wants extra practice after reaching Monte…

Rafael Nadal's priority after reaching his 12th Monte Carlo Masters final was to whip out his phone and frantically text coach Carlos Moya

Fed Cup: France and US 1-1 in semifinals

Kristina Mladenovic has rallied to beat CoCo Vandeweghe 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 and draw France level with defending champion United States in their Fed Cup semifinal in Aix-en-Provence

Nadal's bid for an 11th Monte Carlo title gaining…

Rafael Nadal's bid for a record-extending 11th Monte Carlo Masters title if proving more comfortable than he imagined after his latest return from injury.

Fed Cup: Kvitova, Pliskova give Czechs 2-0 lead over Germany

Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova have given the Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Germany in the Fed Cup semifinals with dominant displays in their opening rubbers

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Fed Cup: Stephens to open for US against France…

US Open champion Sloane Stephens will open play for the U.S. Fed Cup team against 122nd-ranked Pauline Parmentier of France in the Fed Cup semifinals

Fed Cup: Japan and Britain 1-1 after opening day

Johanna Konta has leveled Britain's Fed Cup World Group playoff against Japan with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Kurumi Nara

Venus, Serena Williams join Billie Jean King…

Venus and Serena Williams are adding their names and voices to the push for equal pay championed by the Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative

Nadal advances at Monte Carlo as Djokovic goes out

Rafael Nadal remains on course to retain his Monte Carlo Masters title and won't have Novak Djokovic standing in his way

Djokovic to play at Barcelona Open next week

Novak Djokovic has confirmed he will play at the Barcelona Open next week

Pliskova, Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup semifinals

The Czech Republic will have two top-10 players available for next weekend's Fed Cup semifinals against Germany

Nadal wary of saying he's fully recovered from…

Rafael Nadal is wary of saying he's fully recovered from a troublesome right thigh injury as he defends his Monte Carlo Masters title

Nadal doesn't see himself skipping tournaments like Federer

For now, Rafael Nadal doesn't see himself skipping Wimbledon the way Roger Federer has the French Open

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US Open champ Stephens, runner-up Keys on US Fed Cup team

U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens, runner-up Madison Keys and semifinalist CoCo Vandeweghe will join former No. 1 doubles player Bethanie Mattek-Sands on the Americans' roster for a Fed Cup semifinal against host France

Bertens powers past Goerges to win Charleston…

Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands overpowered Germany's Julia Goerges to cap a long Sunday in Charleston with her fourth career WTA title

Djokovic needs 10 match points to reach 3rd round in Monaco

Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal needed a combined 14 match points to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday

Steve Johnson wins US Men's Clay Court _ again

Steve Johnson shrugged off numerous missed opportunities to beat first-time ATP Tour finalist Tennys Sandgren 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-4 to become the first player to successfully defend the U.S. Men's Clay Court title in 16 years

US now waits after clinching 1st Davis Cup semi…

The United States is off to a perfect start in Davis Cup play this year, and the Americans now have to wait and see if they can continue this momentum when they play in the semifinals for the first time since 2012

Zverev, Dimitrov, Thiem rusty, reach Monte Carlo 3rd round

Grigor Dimitrov and Dominic Thiem looked a little rusty winning their second-round matches at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday

Johnson, Sandgren set up all-American final

Defending champion Steve Johnson wore down Taylor Fritz 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-2, breaking his 20-year-old countryman twice in the third set after letting two match points slip away in the second in the U.S. Men's Clay Court semifinals

Donaldson fined 5,000 euros ($6,200) for ranting at umpire

Jared Donaldson has been fined 5,000 euros ($6,200) for unsportsmanlike conduct after angrily ranting at the chair umpire during his first-round loss to Albert Ramos-Vinolas at the Monte Carlo Masters

Little Girl Shows Off Tennis Skills

This talented four-year-old took to the tennis court to show off her impressive footwork. As she hit the ball across the net, she deftly shuffled her feet back and forth.

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Maria Sharapova commits to play in new Bay Area tour event

Maria Sharapova has committed to play in the Bay Area this summer as the former Stanford WTA stop moves to San Jose State University

Doubles' win by Sock, Harrison puts US in Davis Cup semis

Jack Sock and Ryan Harrison put the United States in the Davis Cup semifinals for the first time since 2012 by beating Sander Gille and Joran Vliegen 5-7, 7-6 (1), 7-6 (3), 6-4 to finish off an American sweep.

Djokovic relieved to reach Monte Carlo 2nd round

After easing into the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters, a relieved Novak Djokovic says his troublesome right elbow no longer bothers him