Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic raised the ire of Andy Murray and Serena Williams when he said men should take a greater cut in prize money than women. Speaking repentantly at the Miami Open, he expressed respect for his female colleagues.
Rafael Nadal overwhelmed his South African opponent Kevin Anderson to win his third US Open singles title at Flushing Meadows. He has confirmed his place at the top of the world rankings.
The next big thing in German tennis was bitterly disappointed by his second-round defeat. Following his recent success, Alexander Zverev knows he missed an excellent chance to take the next big step in his career.
The German tennis association has named Boris Becker as its head of men's tennis. The three-time Wimbledon champion had most recently made the headlines in reports that he had gone bankrupt.
Novak Djokovic booked his spot in the Wimbledon quarterfinals after defeating Adrian Mannarino on Tuesday. Johanna Konta beat Simona Halep to become the first female British semifinalist since 1978.
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