TENNIS

Thiem out of sync, out of French Open with 10th loss in row

Two-time French Open finalist Dominic Thiem’s losing streak reached 10 matches with a first-round exit at Roland Garros as he works his way back from a torn tendon in his right wrist

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 22, 2022

French Open updates | 2016 champ Muguruza out in 1st round

Two-time French Open finalist Dominic Thiem’s losing streak has reached 10 matches with a first-round exit at Roland Garros

By Associated PressMay 22, 2022

Ruud retains Geneva Open title beating Sousa in 3-hour final

Casper Ruud retained his Geneva Open title by beating Joao Sousa 7-6 (3), 4-6, 7-6 (1) in the final on Saturday

By Associated PressMay 21, 2022

Stefanos Tsitsipas might be the best bet in a powerhouse French Open field

Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Carlos Alcaraz were all drawn in the same half, which could open a path for Tsitsipas.

By Neil GreenbergMay 21, 2022

Kerber outlasts Juvan in Strasbourg final for 14th title

Former No. 1 Angelique Kerber outlasted first-time WTA finalist Kaja Juvan 7-6 (5), 6-7 (0), 7-6 (5) over more than three hours in the Strasbourg International final

By Associated PressMay 21, 2022

FRENCH OPEN 2022: Teen Alcaraz starts bid on Day 1 in Paris

The French Open gets started with an end-of-day chance for the world to watch Carlos Alcaraz, the Spaniard who recently turned 19 and is generally considered a future champion

By Associated PressMay 21, 2022

EXPLAINER: Why will Russia's Ukraine war affect Wimbledon?

The usual trophies and prize money will be on the line for Novak Djokovic, Iga Swiatek and other top players at Wimbledon, but there is a significant change there this year

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 21, 2022

Italy's Trevisan wins her first WTA title in Rabat

Martina Trevisan of Italy has won her first WTA title after beating Claire Liu of the United States 6-2, 6-1 in the final of the Grand Prix Sar La Princesse Lalla Meryem in Rabat

By Associated PressMay 21, 2022

Norrie wins first ATP title on clay in Lyon

Cameron Norrie of Britain has won his second ATP title of the year after beating Alex Molcan of Slovakia 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-1 in the Lyon Open final

By Associated PressMay 21, 2022

FRENCH OPEN: No. 1 Swiatek enters on 28-match winning streak

Top-ranked Iga Swiatek carries a 28-match winning streak into the French Open

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 21, 2022

Rafael Nadal’s clay-court reign faces fresh challenge at French Open

At French Open, defending champion Novak Djokovic and rising star Carlos Alcarez seek to wrest Rafael Nadal's crown in a loaded half of the draw

By Liz ClarkeMay 21, 2022

ATP, WTA won’t award ranking points for Wimbledon after Russia ban

The governing bodies of men’s and women’s tennis are penalizing the oldest Grand Slam tournament after its decision to bar players from Russia and Belarus from this year’s competition.

By Glynn A. HillMay 20, 2022

Wimbledon's Russia ban prompts tours to cut ranking points

The women’s and men’s professional tennis tours say they will not award ranking points for Wimbledon this year because of the All England Club’s ban on players from Russia and Belarus over the invasion of Ukraine

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 20, 2022

Defending champ Ruud and Sousa advance to Geneva Open final

Casper Ruud will defend his Geneva Open title against unseeded Joao Sousa after both had straight sets wins in the semifinals

By Associated PressMay 20, 2022

FRENCH OPEN: Djokovic, Krejcikova try to defend Paris titles

Novak Djokovic will be trying to win a second consecutive French Open title when play begins on the red clay of Roland Garros

By Associated PressMay 20, 2022

FRENCH OPEN 2022: Djokovic, Nadal, Alcaraz lead men's field

The AP takes a look at some of the men to watch at the 2022 French Open tennis tournament

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 20, 2022

FRENCH OPEN 2022: No. 1 Swiatek, Osaka among top players

The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2022 French Open tennis tournament

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 20, 2022

Naomi Osaka at French Open news conference: 'I think I'm OK'

Naomi Osaka is back at Roland Garros, and she spent time smiling and laughing at her own jokes during her pre-tournament news conference

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 20, 2022

FRENCH OPEN: More buzz about Alcaraz than Nadal, Djokovic

The French Open marks the first time in a year that Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are both entered in a Grand Slam tournament

By Howard Fendrich | APMay 20, 2022

Ruud, Opelka advance to semifinals meeting at Geneva Open

Second-seeded Casper Ruud has advanced to the Geneva Open semifinals in defense of his title by beating Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-4, 7-6 (3)

By Associated PressMay 19, 2022