IPTL: Easy day out for Japan Warriors; Roger Federer leads UAE Royals to win

IPTL: Easy day out for Japan Warriors; Roger Federer leads UAE Royals to win

The Swiss great won the deciding men's singles 6-4 against compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka. 

Indian Aces pip Philippine Mavericks 24-23 in IPTL

Indian Aces pip Philippine Mavericks 24-23 in IPTL

The end of the set saw a heavy downpour and the match was stopped temporarily.

Ex-tennis star James Blake says New York cop should be fired for abuse

Ex-tennis star James Blake says New York cop should be fired for abuse

Former professional tennis player James Blake said on Saturday that an undercover policeman who body-slammed him outside a Manhattan hotel in a case of mistaken identity did not deserve to wear an officer`s badge, and he told CNN he should be fired for abusing his powers.

New York police release video of ex-tennis star James Blake's mistaken arrest

New York police release video of ex-tennis star James Blake's mistaken arrest

The New York City Police Department on Friday released a security camera video showing ex-tennis star James Blake being tackled, thrown to the ground and handcuffed by an undercover officer in a now infamous case of mistaken identity.

Police apologize to ex-player James Blake over detention

Police apologize to ex-player James Blake over detention

New York Police Department commissioner William Bratton apologized Thursday to former tennis star James Blake for an officer`s rough actions in detaining him in a case of mistaken identity.

Ex-player James Blake detained by police in `scary` incident

Ex-player James Blake detained by police in `scary` incident

Former tennis star James Blake was detained by New York police, handcuffed and thrown to the floor in a case of mistaken identity, it was reported Wednesday.

''You cannot be serious'': John McEnroe to call his own lines

''You cannot be serious'': John McEnroe to call his own lines

Tennis legend John McEnroe faces James Blake on Wednesday in a match in which they will call their own lines - declaring whether the ball is in or out - a wrinkle that McEnroe knows may draw more than casual interest from fans and former linesmen.

Serena Williams, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga headline Hopman Cup

Serena Williams, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga headline Hopman Cup

World number one Serena Williams will play in January`s mixed teams Hopman Cup in Australia, joining defending champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, tournament organisers said Wednesday.

James Blake happy to avoid bowing out on historic anniversary

James Blake just about achieved his wish of avoiding defeat on the 50th anniversary of the Great March On Washington when his career-ending loss at the U.S. Open concluded past midnight at Flushing Meadows on Thursday.

Blake happy to avoid bowing out on historic anniversary

James Blake just about achieved his wish of avoiding defeat on the 50th anniversary of the Great March On Washington when his career-ending loss at the U.S. Open concluded past midnight at Flushing Meadows on Thursday.

US Open: Roger Federer says retirement is way off radar

Roger Federer believes becoming a father of twins keeps his love of tennis alive, so much so that retirement still remains way off his radar even if he is 32 and his powers appear to be waning.

James Blake to retire after US Open

James Blake, who snuck into the US Open as a youth by crawling under a fence, said Monday that he will end his 14-year career at his hometown Grand Slam event.

James Blake, Lleyton Hewitt advance in Sony Open

James Blake advanced to the second round of the Sony Open, beating fellow American Ryan Harrison 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday night.

US Open: Murray, Williams reach fourth round

London Olympic champions Andy Murray and Serena Williams beat their opponents in the third round of the US Open at the Flushing Meadows here.

James Blake out of Australian Open

Tournament director says James Blake has withdrawn from next month’s Australian Open, the first grand slam of 2012.

Blake stuns Del Potro, reaches Swedish quarters

American James Blake upset second-seeded Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina 6-4, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Swedish Open.

American Blake shocked to still inspire at US Open

James Blake shrugs off the suggestion that he can still inspire others after overcoming serious childhood health problems to carve an unlikely career in tennis.

American Blake shocked to still inspire at US Open

James Blake shrugs off the suggestion that he can still inspire others after overcoming serious childhood health problems to carve an unlikely career in tennis.

All smiles for Blake after crushing win at LA Open

American wildcard James Blake was all smiles after winning his first match since March with a crushing 6-1, 6-4 demolition of Argentina`s Leonardo Mayer at the LA Open on Tuesday.

All smiles for Blake after crushing win at LA Open

American wildcard James Blake was all smiles after winning his first match since March with a crushing 6-1, 6-4 demolition of Argentina`s Leonardo Mayer at the LA Open on Tuesday.