Tennis is one of the most popular sports in Germany. Since the days of high profile German tennis legends Boris Becker and Steffi Graf, however, interest has somewhat waned.
These days Germany's women are highest up the rankings, where players Andrea Petkovic and Sabine Lisicki regularly have success. Below is a collection of recent DW Sports articles on tennis.
In 2010, John Isner won the longest match in tennis history at Wimbledon. Eight years on, the American was on the losing side of another epic, as Kevin Anderson reached the final in a match that took 6 hours 36 minutes.
Germany's Angelique Kerber is in to the semifinals at Wimbledon for the third time as she sets her sights on a third Grand Slam win. After a number of shocks, the 30-year-old is the highest ranked woman left in the draw.
As Wimbledon begins, Roger Federer, 36, and 32-year-old Rafael Nadal lead the men's draw, while Serena Williams is to try to reclaim her grass title. However, two-time champion Andy Murray has withdrawn due to injury.