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.
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.
Novak Djokovic eased into the fourth round of Wimbledon after an early exit in the Grand Slam last year. Germany's Angelique Kerber topped American Shelby Rogers to advance into the last 16.
After crashing out in the quarterfinals, the reigning champion insisted he had the desire to bounce back. But having now failed to win any of his last four grand slams, Djokovic is mulling a shake-up ahead of Wimbledon.
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