Men's tennis

May 24, 2017 - 2:44 pm
LYON, France (AP) — Juan Martin Del Potro could pull out of the French Open after the Argentine said he is struggling with shoulder and back problems. The 28-year-old Del Potro lost 7-6 (0), 6-4 to 125th-ranked Gastao Elias in the second round of the Lyon Open on Wednesday. "I feel pain in the...
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FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2017, file photo, Serena Williams holds up a finger and her trophy after defeating her sister, Venus, in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia. Williams wants to help diversify the tech industry now that she is joining a Silicon Valley boardroom for the first time. Online poll taking service SurveyMonkey announced Williams’ appointment to its board on Wednesday, May 24, along with Intuit CEO Brad Smith. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
May 24, 2017 - 11:06 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tennis star Serena Williams has 39 Grand Slam titles, four Olympic medals, major endorsement deals and her own line of clothing and accessories. Now she is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help tech companies diversify their workforces and solve one of the...
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This photo provided by Kevin Snyder show Kyle Snyder's damaged gold metal from the 2016 Rio Olympics on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Maryland. The medal will soon replaced by the IOC and Rio organizers because of damage. Snyder and Helen Maroulis, another U.S. gold medalist wrestler, are among a group of more than 100 athletes from around the world with defective Olympic medals. (Kevin Snyder via AP)
May 23, 2017 - 9:57 pm
More than 80 American athletes have sent medals they won at the Rio Olympics to U.S. Olympic Committee headquarters to be shipped to games organizers, who will replace them due to flaking, black spots and other damage, the USOC said Tuesday. The Americans, including gold-medal wrestlers Kyle Snyder...
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May 23, 2017 - 9:38 pm
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Virginia captured its third straight NCAA men's tennis championship, defeating Atlantic Coast Conference rival North Carolina 4-2 in a final that was forced inside because of rainy weather Tuesday. The second-seeded Cavaliers won the doubles point when Thai-Son Kwiatkowski and...
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This photo provided by Kevin Snyder show Kyle Snyder's damaged gold metal from the 2016 Rio Olympics on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Maryland. The medal will soon replaced by the IOC and Rio organizers because of damage. Snyder and Helen Maroulis, another U.S. gold medalist wrestler, are among a group of more than 100 athletes from around the world with defective Olympic medals. (Kevin Snyder via AP)
May 23, 2017 - 7:52 pm
Kyle Snyder made history at the Rio Olympics by becoming the youngest American wrestler to win a gold medal. The medal will soon be history as well, to be replaced by the IOC and Rio organizers because of damage. Snyder and Helen Maroulis, another U.S. gold medalist wrestler, are among a group of...
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FILE - In this Aug. 18, 2016, file photo, United States' Kerri Walsh Jennings stands on the podium after winning the bronze medal in the women's beach volleyball competition of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. More than 100 athletes from around the world say the medals they won at the Rio Olympics are damaged. The IOC and Rio organizers plan to replace them with new medals. Among those with defective medals are beach volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings who says her bronze medal from last summer is flaking and rusting. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
May 23, 2017 - 5:35 pm
Kyle Snyder made history at the Rio Olympics by becoming the youngest American wrestler to win a gold medal. The medal will soon be history as well, to be replaced by the IOC and Rio organizers because of damage. Snyder and Helen Maroulis, another U.S. gold medalist wrestler, are among a group of...
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Germany's Alexander Zverev kisses the trophy after winning his final match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Sunday, May 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
May 21, 2017 - 2:20 pm
ROME (AP) — Alexander Zverev signaled his anticipated arrival among the tennis elite by defeating Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 Sunday to win the Italian Open. The 20-year-old Zverev became the youngest player to win a Masters 1000 event since Djokovic won in Miami a decade ago at 19. "It's nice to know...
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Germany's Alexander Zverev kisses the trophy after winning his final match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Sunday, May 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
May 21, 2017 - 1:23 pm
ROME (AP) — Alexander Zverev signaled his anticipated arrival among the tennis elite by defeating Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 Sunday to win the Italian Open. The 20-year-old Zverev became the youngest player to win a Masters 1000 event since Djokovic won in Miami a decade ago at 19. "I don't know what...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 file photo, Hall of Fame tennis player Andre Agassi smiles during a visit to University Heights Charter School, in Newark, N.J. Novak Djokovic has announced that Andre Agassi will coach him at the French Open, which starts Sunday, May 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)
May 21, 2017 - 1:05 pm
ROME (AP) — Novak Djokovic is joining forces with Andre Agassi in an effort to return to No. 1. Djokovic announced Sunday that Agassi will coach him at the French Open, which starts next Sunday. "I spoke to Andre the last couple weeks on the phone, and we decided to get together in Paris," Djokovic...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns the ball during his semifinal match against Austria's Dominic Thiem at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Saturday, May 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
May 21, 2017 - 12:25 pm
ROME (AP) — Novak Djokovic has announced that Andre Agassi will coach him at the French Open, which starts next Sunday. Speaking after his loss to Alexander Zverev in the Italian Open final on Sunday, Djokovic says, "Andre is someone who I have tremendous respect for. ... He's someone who can...
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