US Open: Top-seeded Rafael Nadal got a stern test from 93rd-ranked Teymuraz Gabashvili of Russia at the US Open and needed three minutes short of 3 hours to defeat him 7-6.
Tomas Berdych, who defeated six-time champion Roger Federer in the quarterfinals, upset third-seeded Novak Djokovic after winning a dramatic tiebreaker in the second set.
Wimbledon tennis action is on a break today. Tennis at Wimbledon will start up again Monday after a wild week one.
Kim Clijsters, Justine Henin began their professional rivalry 12 years ago. Next, they meet in the 4th round of Wimbledon.
An avid tennis fan weighs whether his fascination is sliding into delectable obsession.
This week will tell whether Roger Federer, the Fred Astaire of tennis, can regain his footing after losing the No. 1 ranking to the hustling Spaniard, or whether a once-in-a-generation shift is under way.
Wimbledon's Serb dominance, an armchair scientist's ticket to outer space, Inspector Wexford's renewed sleuthing, and more.
Things are looking up: Practice is no longer held in the drained Olympic-size pool.
Despite poor funding and coaching, Serbs are excelling in a variety of sports.