Ex-tennis star Bob Hewitt guilty of raping girls in South Africa
Ex-tennis star Bob Hewitt guilty of raping girls in South Africa

Australian-born former tennis Grand Slam champion Bob Hewitt was found guilty Monday in South Africa of raping and assaulting young girls whom he was coaching in the early 1980s.

Rafael Nadal breezes into Indian Wells third round
Rafael Nadal breezes into Indian Wells third round

Rafael Nadal opened his Indian Wells campaign on a successful note Sunday, blitzing Igor Sijsling 6-4, 6-2 in the second round of the WTA and ATP hardcourt tournament.

Jordan Spieth sinks playoff birdie for second PGA title
Jordan Spieth sinks playoff birdie for second PGA title

Jordan Spieth sank a dramatic 28-foot birdie putt on the third playoff hole Sunday to win the $5.9 million Valspar Championship and capture his second career US PGA Tour title.

Serena Williams wins in emotional Indian Wells return
Serena Williams wins in emotional Indian Wells return

Serena Williams won her first match at Indian Wells since 2001 on Friday, beating Monica Niculescu in straight sets to end her 14-year self-imposed exile from the California desert event.

Murray, Nishikori to play in Washington before US Open
Murray, Nishikori to play in Washington before US Open

Britain`s Andy Murray and Japan`s Kei Nishikori will stop at the ATP event in Washington in their August preparations for this year`s US Open, tournament officials announced Thursday.

Grand Slam winners event moves to Los Angeles
Grand Slam winners event moves to Los Angeles

The PGA Grand Slam of Golf, a two-day showdown between each year`s major champions, will move to Trump National Los Angeles next October in a multi-year deal, organizers announced Tuesday.

Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open
Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open

World number three Rafael Nadal made an impressive return to competition after an Australian Open quarter-final loss, dispatching Brazil`s Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 6-1 Tuesday at the ATP Rio Open.

Roger Federer jumps on Indian bandwagon, flaunts team jersey
Roger Federer jumps on Indian bandwagon, flaunts team jersey

Swiss maestro Roger Federer on Sunday joined millions of cricket fans around the world and get himself ready with a Team India shirt. The tennis champ flaunt Team India's official shirt on social media site Facebook.

Ex-tennis champ Bob Hewitt allegedly told victim `rape is enjoyable`
Ex-tennis champ Bob Hewitt allegedly told victim `rape is enjoyable`

Australian-born former tennis champion Bob Hewitt who is standing trial for rape and sexual assault in South Africa allegedly told one of his victims "rape is enjoyable", a court heard on Wednesday.

Broken toe cause of early Australian Open exit: Ana Ivanovic
Broken toe cause of early Australian Open exit: Ana Ivanovic

Former women's World No.1 Ana Ivanovic Wednesday cited a broken toe as one of the reasons for her first round exit from the Australian Open tennis tournament, saying it interfered with her preparation.

I`ve no problem with Novak Djokovic: Andy Murray
I`ve no problem with Novak Djokovic: Andy Murray

Australian Open finalist Andy Murray says there is no need for Novak Djokovic to explain himself after their controversial Australian Open final.

Novak Djokovic relishing win after `physical crisis`
Novak Djokovic relishing win after `physical crisis`

Novak Djokovic feels in the prime of his career with more Grand Slams beckoning after winning a gripping Australian Open final in which he overcame "a physical crisis".

Oz Open: It's a treat to play with Martina, says Leander Paes
Oz Open: It's a treat to play with Martina, says Leander Paes

 Leander Paes and Martina Hingis, two legends of the game, were all praise for each other after wining their first Grand Slam together as Indian ace called it a "treat to win title" with the 'Swiss Miss'.

Andy Murray admits he got distracted but takes positives
Andy Murray admits he got distracted but takes positives

Andy Murray admitted he got distracted by Novak Djokovic`s injuries in their Australian Open final Sunday, but played down suggestions the Serb was faking them to throw him off his game.

Evergreen Serena Williams hungry for more Slams
Evergreen Serena Williams hungry for more Slams

With her name freshly engraved onto the Australian Open trophy, Serena Williams feels she can play on indefinitely and is intent on increasing her tally of 19 Grand Slams.

List of Leander Paes' Grand Slam titles
List of Leander Paes' Grand Slam titles

 Leander Paes won the mixed doubles crown at the 2015 Australian Open with Swiss partner Martina Hingis for his 15th career Grand Slam title.

Martina Hingis, 34, back in Aussie Open final, 20 years after debut
Martina Hingis, 34, back in Aussie Open final, 20 years after debut

When Martina Hingis came out retirement for the second time in her career two years ago, she set some ground rules for herself.

Australian Open Men's Final: Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic - Preview
Australian Open Men's Final: Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic - Preview

 For two men who have accomplished so much in their closely intertwined careers, the Australian Open final between friends Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray on Sunday could achieve a number of firsts.

Italy`s Fognini-Bolelli win Australian men`s doubles
Italy`s Fognini-Bolelli win Australian men`s doubles

Italian pair Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini won their first Grand Slam doubles title on Saturday when they beat the French challenge of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut in the Australian Open final.

Aus Open Women's Final Preview: Williams bids to continue tyranny of Sharapova
Aus Open Women's Final Preview: Williams bids to continue tyranny of Sharapova

One of the few players with the game to trouble Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova`s decade-long losing streak to the American great is one of the more curious anomalies in women`s tennis.