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Jun 06, 2019
French Open 2019: Teenager Amanda Anisimova shows maturity beyond her age in clinical showing against Simona HalepAmanda Anisimova has already drawn comparisons in style to Maria Sharapova and already is being heralded as part of the future of American tennis.
Jun 04, 2019
French Open 2019: Chris Evert left 'speechless' by Johanna Konta's dominant quarter-final win over Sloane StephensJohanna Konta became the first British woman in 36 years to reach the Roland Garros semi-finals on Tuesday in a performance which left US legend and seven-time Paris champion Chris Evert "speechless".
May 25, 2019
French Open 2019: With Roland Garros beginning in earnest, take quiz to test your knowledge of terre battue's main eventWith the potential for history to be made on several fronts at this year's French Open, we here at Firstpost have decided to put together a quiz about the tournament.
Jan 10, 2019
Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams' legacy secure despite 2018 US Open final meltdown, says Chris EvertChris Evert believes it is Serena Williams' remarkable journey from Compton to the top of the tennis world that will be remembered most.
Sep 09, 2018
US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka's first Grand Slam title won't be overshadowed by Serena Williams' clash with chair umpireAgainst a rich, mustard backdrop, a 20-year-old Japanese woman's name has already been embossed on the US Open longlist of champions: N. Osaka, it reads.
Jul 04, 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Venus Williams lauds organisers for giving female stars top billing in show courtsAfter years of being criticised for prioritising male stars like Roger Federer and Andy Murray, Wimbledon bosses have bowed to pressure and Venus, a five-time champion at the grass-court Grand Slam, was quick to salute the move.
Jul 02, 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Organisers deny former winner Chris Evert's claim that tournament scheduling is sexistFormer Wimbledon winner Chris Evert suggested that Wimbledon could consider closing the tournament with the final of the women's singles, stating that the current order is rooted in the sexist notion that women are second-class.
Jun 30, 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Tennis legend Chris Evert picks Serena Williams as top contender to win ChampionshipSerena Williams, who had to retire in the pre-quaters of the French Open will be eyeing her eighth Wimbledon title when she opens her campaign on Monday.
Oct 03, 2017
Serena Williams will be less intimidating when she returns to 'more competitive' tour, says Chris Evert"There's so many things we don't know about Serena (Williams), how it's going to feel to her being a mother coming back, is it going to distract her, is it going to motivate her more?" Evert said.
Sep 09, 2017
US Open 2017: Madison Keys builds on early promise to stand a step away from 1st Grand Slam titleIn July 2009, and still a high school student with braces on her teeth, Madison Keys was beating Serena Williams in a Team Tennis event.