Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Remember when Gauff shocked the world?

Day 14 of BBC Sport's advent calendar looking back at the sporting decade features the latest teenage tennis sensation to announce herself at Wimbledon. In 2019 Coco Gauff, 15, reached a Grand Slam main draw for the first time and...

Australian Open: Johann Konta, Dan Evans & Kyle Edmund to start 2020 challenge .

British number one Johanna Konta says she is not concerned by a lack of court time before launching her Australian Open campaign on Monday. Konta, seeded 12th, faces tricky Tunisian Ons Jabeur, while compatriots Dan Evans and Kyle Edmund also...

Sharapova career in balance after Melbourne humiliation .

Maria Sharapova burst onto the scene as a supremely gifted teenager and won five Grand Slams before serving a drugs ban, but at age 32 a persistent injury has now thrown her turbulent career into grave doubt. The Russian former...

Australian Open: Ashleigh Barty focusing on semi-final not making history .

Barty, 23, faces American Sofia Kenin in the semi-finals on Thursday. Romanian fourth seed Simona Halep and Spain's Garbine Muguruza meet in the other last-four match. "Obviously it's exciting. But I don't pay attention to it, honestly," French Open champion Barty...

Heather Watson column: Fed Cup player on feeling ‘confident’ with her game .

This time last year I was watching the Fed Cup from my bed - it was a really bad experience for me. It was such a shame - after playing Fed Cup for all those years I had never been...

Still have a lot of fire ; Maria Sharapova

Former world number one Maria Sharapova said yesterday she still had “a lot of fire” as she attempts to resurrect her career after an injury-plagued 2019. The five-time major winner will open her 2020 campaign in Brisbane after being awarded...

Coronavirus: ATP Tour shuts down for six weeks because of outbreak .

All tournaments on the men's ATP Tour and ATP Challenger Tour have been cancelled until 27 April. The Miami Open was cancelled earlier on Thursday, following the postponement of Indian Wells and the Fed Cup Finals. "This is not a decision...

Australian Open: Heather Watson into second round but Dan Evans loses

2020 Australian Open Venue: Melbourne Park Dates: 20 January to 2 February Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra and online; Live text on selected matches on the BBC Sport website and app. Britain's Heather Watson showed tremendous fight to reach the Australian Open...

Nadal overcomes Kyrgios; Kerber knocked out

Rafael Nadal may not end up winning a third Wimbledon singles title but he will take joy from having beaten his ‘bete noire’ Nick Kyrgios in an engrossing but bad-tempered grudge match on Thursday. The 33-year-old Spaniard came through in...

Caroline Wozniacki announces she will retire after Australian Open .

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki has announced she will retire after the Australian Open in January. The 29-year-old is currently ranked 37th in the world and last competed in the China Open in October. Wozniacki, who enrolled at Harvard Business School in...
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