Nick Kyrgios suffers a MAJOR blow just days out from Wimbledon and slams controversial rule change 

Nick Kyrgios suffers a MAJOR blow just days out from Wimbledon – as tennis bad boy slams sport’s bosses over controversial rule change World No.45 has had to withdraw from Mallorca Championships with injury  Bad news comes just days before Wimbledon begins, with Kyrgios unseeded Aussie lashed out at rule change that will see tennis … Read more

Graham Liddle was hit in the head by Nick Kyrgios and booted off court by John McEnroe

When Graham Liddle began his tennis officiating career at Wimbledon Ted Heath was Prime Minister and Ilie Nastase was the scourge of tennis officials everywhere. It was 1972 and John McEnroe was still at high school in New York but – as Liddle would come to learn first hand – another enfant terrible of the Centre … Read more

Wimbledon: Emma Raducanu is seeded 10th, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic take top men’s seedings

Emma Raducanu is seeded 10th for Wimbledon, British No 1 Cam Norrie rises to ninth, while Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are primed for a meeting in the final as they take top men’s seedings Emma Raducanu advances one place from her world ranking to 10th seed World No 6 Aryna Sabalenka is absent due … Read more

Andy Murray holds his nerve to overcome Alexander Bublik and reach quarter-finals in Stuttgart 

Andy Murray holds his nerve to overcome Alexander Bublik and book quarter-final clash with top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas at the Boss Open in Stuttgart  By Press Association Published: 18:04 BST, 9 June 2022 | Updated: 18:04 BST, 9 June 2022 Andy Murray defeated seventh seed Alexander Bublik to reach the quarter-finals of the Boss Open in Stuttgart. … Read more

World No 5 Maria Sakkari claims US Open champion Emma Raducanu ‘doesn’t get enough credit’

World No 5 Maria Sakkari claims US Open champion Emma Raducanu ‘doesn’t get enough credit’ as the injured Brit celebrates her first 12 months on the WTA circuit this week Maria Sakkari has said she does not think Emma Raducanu gets ‘enough credit’ British No 1 Raducanu is set to complete her first year on … Read more

Rafael Nadal fuels retirement talk by admitting this could be his LAST French Open

Rafael Nadal fuels talk that he could RETIRE by admitting this ‘could be his last French Open’, with Spanish legend’s chronic foot injury causing huge issues despite win over Novak Djokovic to reach semi-finals Rafael Nadal produced some of his best tennis to see off Novak Djokovic in Paris He has advanced to yet another … Read more

Tennis bad boys go to war as Nick Kyrgios brands Bernard Tomic ‘the most HATED athlete in Australia’

Nick Kyrgios has claimed Bernard Tomic is ‘the most hated athlete in Australia’ after his old rival said the reigning Australian Open men’s doubles champion has ‘always been living in my shadow’ as the pair’s feud reaches new heights. The war of words erupted on social media after Kyrgios responded to a fan who claimed … Read more

Carlos Alcaraz stages remarkable fightback to reach third round at the French Open

Teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz stages remarkable fightback to beat compatriot Albert Ramos-Vinolas in five-set thriller and reach third round at the French Open Carlos Alcaraz beat Albert Ramos-Vinolas in a four-and-a-half-hour epic Ramos-Vinolas served for the match in the fourth set in Paris on Wednesday  Alcaraz saved match point and rallied from 3-0 down to win the … Read more

French Open: Cameron Norrie marches into the third round after beating Jason Kubler in straight sets

Cameron Norrie marches into the third round of the French Open after beating Australian qualifier Jason Kubler in straight sets to keep the British flag flying after Emma Raducanu’s exit Cameron Norrie beat Jason Kubler 6-3 6-4 6-3 in the French Open second round The Brit will now face Russian Karen Khachanov, the 21st seed, in the … Read more

The French Open loses local hero Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in dramatic four set loss to Casper Ruud

Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga says goodbye to the French Open after a dramatic and emotional four-set defeat by Casper Ruud at Roland Garros – despite delivering a heroic performance in his final appearance Jo-Wilfried Tonga said goodbye to the French Open after an emotional defeat The Frenchman’s right arm appeared to seize up as he lost … Read more