Garbine Muguruza hails new generation, in awe of Serena Williams
Garbine Muguruza hails new generation, in awe of Serena Williams

Spanish prospect Garbine Muguruza Monday said it was time for the new generation of younger players to step up after narrowly losing to "amazing" world number one Serena Williams in Melbourne.

Serena Williams completes 100th ​consecutive week as World No. 1
Serena Williams completes 100th ​consecutive week as World No. 1

Serena Williams on Tuesday completed her 100th consecutive week as the world number one women's singles player.

My body could not take more training: Mario Bartoli
My body could not take more training: Mario Bartoli

She sprang a surprise by retiring from tennis after winning the 2013 Wimbledon women's singles title and France's Marion Bartoli on Thursday said she took the decision as she was unable to endure the physically tough training process that makes a champion.

Advantage, fault, love, tennis uses the language of life, says Andre Agassi
Advantage, fault, love, tennis uses the language of life, says Andre Agassi

Considered one of the most flamboyant and an all-time great tennis player, Andre Agassi said on Wednesday that the game used the language of life.

Germany desperate to end 22-year wait for Fed Cup title
Germany desperate to end 22-year wait for Fed Cup title

Germany tackle favourites Czech Republic this weekend looking for a first Fed Cup title since 1992, their heady days of tennis when Steffi Graf was in her prime.

Maria Sharapova concedes No.1 ranking to Serena Williams
Maria Sharapova concedes No.1 ranking to Serena Williams

Maria Sharapova failed to advance out of the WTA Finals groups and conceded the year-end No.1 ranking to Serena Williams despite a three-set victory over Agnieszka Radwanska on Friday.

Blockbuster Serena Williams show set to run and run
Blockbuster Serena Williams show set to run and run

Serena Williams put herself among the game`s greats with her 18th Grand Slam title at the US Open, and there doesn`t seem to be anyone in women`s tennis poised to stop her building on that legacy.

Serena `better than Graf`, says Schiavone
Serena `better than Graf`, says Schiavone

Francesca Schiavone Monday said she regarded Serena Williams as better than Steffi Graf after she drew within four Grand Slam titles of the German great`s Open-era record.

Serena says she is like fine wine, after winning Italian Open

Serena Williams says that she is like wine and getting better with age as she glided into the French Open, after a triumphant win at the Italian Open last week.

Germany, Czech Republic into Fed Cup final

Germany reached their first Fed Cup final since 1992 on Sunday -- where they will face the Czech Republic, who will be playing in a third title match in four years.

Kerber puts Germany into Fed Cup final

Angelique Kerber put Germany into their first Fed Cup final in 22 years with a fighting victory over Australia`s Samantha Stosur in the semi-final in Brisbane on Sunday.

Top-ranked Serena out of Doha with back injury

World number one Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week`s $2.4 million Qatar Open because of a back injury, the WTA Tour announced on Friday.

Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova stumble; leave women`s draw wide open

Women`s tennis has been unpredictable over last few years.

Australian Open 2014: Ivanovic shatters Serena's dream of 18th major title

An injury-hit Serena Williams crashed out of the Australian Open against Ana Ivanovic on Sunday, denying her an 18th major title and the chance to win a rare calendar-year Grand Slam.

Australian Open: Who can beat Serena Williams?

Serena Williams is the ace leader at the Australian Open 2014, till now. She has moved into the round four comfortably, eliminating all her opponents in straight sets. Also, she is not complaining much about the heat.

Serena Williams mulls coaching after retirement

Tennis great Serena Williams on Wednesday said she would consider coaching after calling it quits -- but she admitted she`s not sure she would be any good.

Serena eyes sixth coronation at Melbourne Park

If players, pundits and bookmakers are to be believed, Serena Williams has already sewn up her sixth Australian Open title and the other 127 women in the draw may as well pick up their racquets and head home.

Coach backs Serena to be `first woman since 1988` to win four Grand Slams in one year

The coach of world number one Serena Williams has backed her to become the first female player since 1988 to win all four Grand Slam titles in the same year, in 2014.

Serena should surpass 20 grand slam titles, says Navratilova

World number one Serena Williams shows no sign of slowing down with age and should win more than 20 grand slam singles titles, former great Martina Navratilova has said.

Tennis legend Steffi Graf`s father dies

Peter Graf, the father, former coach and ex-manager of legendary German tennis player Steffi Graf, died in Mannheim from cancer late Sunday, media reports said. He was 75.