Category Archives: Tennis

Osaka overpowers champ Angelique Kerber

US Open, Naomi Osaka decisively shut down defending champion Angelique Kerber, 6-3, 6-1, in just over an hour, making it look disturbingly easy. At just 19 years old, she has…

Murray feels alone in battle for equality in Tennis

Andy Murray has admitted that he feels ‘a little bit’ alone in his battle for equality in tennis. Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray given major US Open boost…

Serena sixth-best black athlete ever

The Undefeated and SurveyMonkey recently took on the daunting task of ranking the 50 greatest black athletes of all time. Stat-tastic site FiveThirtyEight posted thoughts about the findings, and a…

Shapovalov reach semifinals

He broke service for a 2-1 lead in the third set Friday only to hand it back in the next game, but a roar went up when Mannarino wasted a…

Lewis defends $500k tennis funding boost

Jade Lewis’ father David has defended the rising tennis star’s funding from the Seed Foundation, saying there was no chance of the young Kiwi making it as a professional without…

Siniakova defeats Caroline Wozniacki

The 56th-ranked Siniakova, who had injury problems of her own, took advantage of Wozniacki’s inconsistent serving to win 6-3, 6-4 for her second career title. Both players took medical timeouts…