• 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.

  • Djokovic dominant but it's still tight at the top: Henman

    By Sudipto Ganguly MUMBAI (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic's domination of 2016 is not as inevitable as it might appear, former British number one Tim Henman believes, even if the other members of the "Big Four" will have to raise their game and hope the Serbian falters. Djokovic won 11 titles including…

  • 2nd-seeded Cilic beats Muller to reach last 8 in Rotterdam

    ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) -- Second-seeded Marin Cilic reached the World Tennis Tournament quarterfinals by defeating Gilles Muller of Luxembourg 7-6 (2), 7-6 (7) in the second round on Wednesday.

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  • Andy Murray Welcomes a Daughter

    Tennis star Andy Murray is a dad!

  • Williams coasts in 1st round of Taiwan Open

    Top-seeded Venus Williams had a 6-3, 6-2 win over Taiwanese wildcard Lee Pei-chi in her opening match at the Taiwan Open on Wednesday. ''It was exciting to compete against a local player - the crowd were super involved and made things exciting,'' Williams said. Williams broke her opponent's serve…

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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…