Millman making comeback in must-win clash

Australia’s John Millman has lost his opening set against Thiago Monteiro in a tie-break as Brazil continue their comeback in the Davis Cup tie. Millman was not performing at his strongest on Saturday afternoon, his Brazilian opponent proving too strong. However, the 30-year-old bounced back to claim the second set

Monterrey Open: Johanna Konta saves match point to reach semi-final in Mexico

British number one Johanna Konta saved two match points before sealing a place in the Monterrey Open semi-finals by beating Russia’s Anastasia Potapova. Konta trailed 5-2 in the deciding set and saved match point on the 18-year-old’s serve at 5-4 before levelling. The second seed, ranked 16th in the world,

Coronavirus: Ball boys and girls to wear gloves at Indian Wells in response to virus

Ball boys and girls will wear gloves, and will not be required to touch players’ towels, at Indian Wells because of the coronavirus outbreak. Player and fan interaction will be limited and 250 hand sanitising stations have also been installed. Spectators who have already bought tickets, but are now be

Millman’s great escape leaves Australia with one leg in Davis Cup finals

Stalwart John Millman produced a great escape to deliver Australia a 2-0 lead over Brazil in their Davis Cup tie. Millman was staring at defeat when his opponent Thiago Seyboth Wild served for a straight-sets victory at Adelaide’s Memorial Drive. But the Australian conjured a break, then romped through the

Johanna Konta through to last eight of the Monterrey Open

Johanna Konta booked her place in the last eight of the Monterrey Open with a 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 victory over Tatjana Maria on Thursday. The Brit, who kicked off the week with a straight-sets win against Kim Clijsters, had 10 break points without converting a single one on her way

Monterrey Open: Johanna Konta beats Kim Clijsters as Heather Watson loses

British number one Johanna Konta beat Kim Clijsters 6-3 7-5 at the Monterrey Open to claim her first win of 2020. Konta failed to convert two early break points, but made the breakthrough in the seventh as she won four straight games to take the first set. The second set

Andy Murray provides positive injury update after new hip surgery fears

Andy Murray has taken to Instagram to provide fans with an update on his recovery as he bids to return to action. Murray has not played since November at the Davis Cup for Great Britain due to a pelvic problem. The three-time Grand Slam winner has since missed the ATP

Andy Murray completes gruelling rally in training amid fears over more surgery

Andy Murray could be back on the ATP Tour sooner than first thought after the former world number one shared footage of a gruelling rally in training. The two-time Wimbledon champion has been out of action with a pelvic injury since helping Great Britain reach the semi-finals of the revamped

Margaret Court shows support for anti-gay country

Former Australian tennis star Margaret Court has thrown her support behind an African country that has been accused of the horrific abuse and torture of gay people. With the help of the Pentecostal church, where Court is a pastor, she and her husband Barry have assisted in establishing a consulate

Federer withdraws from French Open after undergoing knee surgery

Roger Federer has announced he will miss this year's French Open after undergoing knee surgery. The 20-time grand slam champion went under the knife in Switzerland yesterday. Federer, 38, wrote on Twitter: "My right knee has been bothering me for a little while. "I hoped it would go away but