• Two tennis officials banned and four more investigated over match-fixing

    The ITF has confirmed that two umpires received bans last year for match-fixing, while a further four are under investigation.

  • Murray joins fathers' club after wife Kim gives birth

    Former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has joined the fathers' club at the top of men's tennis after his wife Kim gave birth to a daughter at the weekend. World number two Murray, 28, joins top-ranked Novak Djokovic, 17-times grand slam champion Roger Federer and reigning French Open champion…

  • Andy Murray Welcomes a Daughter

    Tennis star Andy Murray is a dad!

  • Two umpires banned, four investigated over corruption: ITF

    Two tennis umpires were banned, one for life, last year for breaches of the sport's code of conduct for officials, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Tuesday. Four other umpires are under investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU), the London-based world ruling body for the…

  • Nadal to warm up for Wimbledon at Queen's Club

    Spaniard Rafael Nadal will sharpen his grasscourt game at London's Queen's Club ahead of Wimbledon in June, organizers of the Aegon Championships said on Tuesday. The 14-times grand slam champion, ranked fifth in the world, has fond memories of Queen's, having won the title there in 2008 before…

  • Two tennis umpires banned, four probed over corruption

    Two tennis umpires have been banned for corruption and four more are currently suspended while under investigation, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) announced on Tuesday. Kirill Parfenov of Kazakhstan was banned for life in February 2015 for contacting another official in a bid to…

  • Baby girl for British ace Murray

    British tennis star Andy Murray has become a father for the first time after his wife Kim Sears gave birth to a baby girl on Sunday, the BBC reported Tuesday. Murray and Sears, who are both 28, got married in the world number two's home town of Dunblane in Scotland in April last year. The Scot, who…