German tennis player Angelique Kerber stormed to the top of the world rankings a few months ago. And her success has led to a tennis renaissance in her native country. DW looks back at Kerber's breakthrough year.
Maria Sharapova has been named as part of a broader Indian police investigation into alleged cheating and criminal conspiracy. The tennis star endorsed a luxury apartment project that was never built.
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.
Germany's Angelique Kerber made it safely through but third seed Karolina Pliskova suffered a shock defeat. On the men's side, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic delivered straight sets wins at the All England Club.
A recent incident labelled ‘sexist’ and a ‘disgrace’ has added another chapter to a sorry 2017 story for tennis. DW's Ed McCambridge takes a look at what exactly is going on within the sport.
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