METZ, France (AP) -- French player Benoit Paire came out on top of a tight battle with David Goffin to reach the semifinals of the Moselle Open on Friday after saving one match point.
It wasn’t a revolution, exactly. But the first session of Laver Cup tennis – which starred the European duo of Marin Cilic and Dominic Thiem – did enough to suggest there is a slick new contender in town. Two big questions loomed over Friday’s action. Would the players care enough to make this feel like
HOUSTON (AP) -- ''The Battle of the Sexes'' was a 1973 exhibition tennis match pitting 55-year-old Bobby Riggs, self-proclaimed male chauvinist pig, against Billy Jean King, a 29-year-old feminist icon and a top female player. A boorish Riggs exploited women's stereotypes for laughs