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.
The notion of extra privileges for players has been dismissed by Victoria state premier Daniel Andrews. Novak Djokovic asked for fewer days in isolation while others have expressed their frustration at the conditions.
The Serbian player struck a line judge with a tennis ball in a moment of frustration. Djokovic's departure means that whoever emerges as US Open champion will be the first first-time Grand Slam winner since 2014.
The two tennis legends seem to be at loggerheads with the current world number one over the sport's future. Reports suggest that Djokovic is looking to form a breakaway, spearheading a new organization away from the ATP.