Tennis

Erakovic gives airport a serve

Marina Erakovic was unhappy about having to check her racquets in for a flight.

Kiwi tennis ace frustrated after being told her racquets can't come on plane because they're weapons.

McEnroe earning big bucks

American tennis great John McEnroe is being well looked after to commentate tennis for the BBC.

Tennis great John McEnroe is earning a sweet living from the BBC.

Three suspicious Wimbledon matches

Unusual betting patterns are not necessarily evidence of match-fixing.

Unusual betting patterns during three matches at All England Club triggers match-fixing investigation.

US Open prizes top $68m

Wimbledon champion Roger Federer is one of the favourites in the men's singles draw for the US Open.

Nine per cent prize pool increase boosts tennis major singles winners' purse to $5m each.

Becker lost millions in oil deals

Boris Becker made several bad investments in the Nigerian oil and gas industry.

A series of dodgy investments in the Nigerian oil industry may have cost former tennis star his fortune.

Hungover Federer's honest advice

Roger Federer was a touch worse for wear but in good spirits after celebrating his Wimbledon triumph until 5am.

Nursing a sore head after celebrating Wimbledon triumph, Swiss maestro tells next generation how to beat him.

Age, family shape Federer's game

Wimbledon champion Roger Federer holds the trophy after winning at the All-England club for an eighth time.

"Filling a bathtub for my girls changed the whole next year of my tennis life, really,'' Wimbledon champ says.

Federer up to No 3

Wimbledon champions both rose in the world rankings, Roger Federer to No 3 and Garbine Muguruza to No 5.

Roger Federer has the No 1 world ranking in his sights after record Wimbledon victory.

Federer poised to reclaim No 1

Roger Federer could be atop the world rankings again.

"Superhuman" Roger Federer indulges in triumph, knowing he could be atop the world at 36.

No chance against Federer

Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates victory with the trophy alongside runner-up Marin Cilic of Croatia after the ...

He battled on with a blister on his left foot, but was no match for his opponent.

Federer won't guarantee return

Will Roger Federer return to Wimbledon in 2018 to defend his title.

Wimbledon winner dangles the unpalatable possibility that he may not grace fabled lawns again.

Federer wins eighth Wimbledon title

Roger Federer kisses the trophy as he celebrates an eighth Wimbledon title.

The tennis maestro took the lead after 20 minutes. It was never in doubt after that.

Muguruza topples 'role model'

Garbine Muguruza of Spain celebrates victory with the trophy after the women's singles final against Venus Williams.

Dream of sixth Wimbledon title evaporates for Venus Williams, beaten by someone who used to watch her in awe.

Muguruza claims Wimbledon crown video

Garbine Muguruza has won her second grand slam title.

Venus Williams denied fairtytale sixth win as Spaniard takes her second grand slam title.

Sitak splits with doubles partner

Artem Sitak wants to join Michael Venus in the top tournaments in the world.

Artem Sitak has joined up with Wesley Koolhof and wants to break into the top 30.

Wimbledon fan gets a shot video

Kim Clijsters gives the tennis fan a hand at pulling on his regulation white skirt for a hit on the Wimbledon lawns in ...

Man pulls on a white skirt to face a Kim Clijsters serve as the tennis star puts his courtside advice to the test.

Federer's the GOAT video

Roger Federer acknowledges the crowd after another Wimbledon win.

OPINION: Win or lose the Wimbledon final, the Swiss maestro has again proved he's the greatest.

Federer into Wimbledon final

Switzerland's Roger Federer is the second-oldest man to reach the Wimbledon final, behind Ken Rosewall.

The 35-year-old defeats Tomas Berdych in straight sets and will play Marin Cilic in the final.

Cilic soars into first final

Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates after winning match point to reach his first final at Wimbledon.

​Croatian powerhouse wears down American in four sets in to reach his maiden Wimbledon final.

Rosewall slams Tomic, Kyrgios

Ken Rosewall: "The players of today, because they've made more money, they think that they don't need that discipline, ...

​Nick Kyrgios hits back after tennis legend claimed he and Bernard Tomic had hit "self destruct" button.

White underwear a must at Wimbledon

Players have been reminded that white underwear is expected at Wimbledon.

Players run foul of strict standards at Wimbledon, with one pair handed white underwear and told to change.

Specialist 'wanted' to cry' for Murray

Andy Murray was frequently in pain during his quarter final match against Sam Querrey.

Hip expert says tennis star Andy Murray has only a 50-50 chance of playing at the US Open.

Williams through to ninth final

Venus Williams is the oldest women's finalist at Wimbledon since Martina Navratilova in 1994.

Venus Williams reaches first Wimbledon final since 2009, turning in another display of gutsy serving.

Muguruza routs Rybarikova

Garbine Muguruza lost just 12 points in the first five games as she marched into the Wimbledon final.

​Garbine Muguruza marches into second Wimbledon final with a brutal straight-sets win.

Andy Murray told 'forget ranking'

Andy Murray in pain during his quarterfinal.

Tennis legend Boris Becker says Scot needs to focus on getting fit again after losing at Wimbledon.

Federer in charge

Roger Federer celebrates victory over Milos Raonic of Canada at Wimbledon.

Federer in majestic form as injuries to main rivals take their toll.

Murray points out sexist mistake video

Andy Murray was quick to correct a journalist who ignored the women's game at his press conference.

Defending champ wasn't going to ignore casual dismissal of women's game.

Venus, Harrison lose quarterfinal video

Ryan Harrison along with Michael Venus came desperately close to making the semifinals.

They had a match point, but Michael Venus and Ryan Harrison are out of Wimbledon.

Murray, Djokovic bounced video

Sam Querrey came from a set down to defeat world No 1 Andy Murray in the quarterfinals at Wimbledon.

Roger Federer the last of tennis's 'Big 4' as Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic eliminated.

Poncho Man swoops in video

No that's not a ghost. It's just man struggling to done a poncho.

Tennis fan proves that not all heroes wear capes... some can't put them on in the first place

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