tennis

Accountants explain Oscars envelope gaffe

Everybody’s making nice over Envelopegate. After Sunday’s flub -- the biggest in…

 

SFSU’s $5M plan to replace tennis courts with youth Giants academy on hold

A $5 million proposal to replace the tennis courts at San Francisco…

 

Johanna Konta wins her first WTA title by taking down Venus Williams

STANFORD — Johanna Konta seems to have Venus Williams’ number: She beat…

 

Venus Williams advances to finals at Bank of the West Classic

STANFORD — Flashes of a vintage Venus Williams delighted fans at the…

Venus Williams advances to quarterfinals at Bank of the West Classic

STANFORD — It wasn’t the quick second round victory Venus Williams would have liked,…

Venus Williams seeks 50th career title at Bank of the West Classic

Fresh off her first Wimbledon semifinal appearance in seven years, a resurgent…

Brad Gilbert maintains East Bay edge, fandom

LONDON — The tweet had nothing to do with tennis, but everything to…

Application to demolish SF’s last indoor tennis facility withdrawn

Plans to demolish San Francisco’s only remaining indoor tennis facilities to make…

How a tennis Grand Slam compares to other rare sports feats

LONDON — Two more wins. That's all Serena Williams needs to complete…

Serena Williams beats Venus at US Open to extend Slam bid

NEW YORK — For stretches of the 27th edition of Williams vs.…

Serena vs. Venus: Slam at stake

NEW YORK — So there's at least one person with zero interest…

The Serena Scam

Maybe people who attend tennis events don’t care about being suckered. Maybe…

Summer of Slam: Serena, Spieth unfazed by vision of double Grand Slams

The concept of sustained dominance in sports — anything Grand or Slammable…

Federer, Murray in Wimbledon showdown; Djokovic gets Gasquet

LONDON — Roger Federer and Andy Murray ran into each other Wednesday…

Serena’s next obstacle: Sharapova, who is called poor sport

LONDON — Even as Serena Williams piled up aces and groundstroke winners…

Serena will return to Indian Wells after 14-year absence

LOS ANGELES — After 14 years away, Serena Williams is ready to…

Same-gender couples' doubles tournaments sanctioned by USTA

WHITE PLAINS -- The U.S. Tennis Association will sanction same-gender couples' doubles…

Venus Williams, Ana Ivanovic reach Bank of the West quarterfinals

STANFORD — Venus Williams advanced to the Bank of the West quarterfinals…

Murray wins Wimbledon, beats Djokovic in 3 sets

LONDON — From the lawns of Wimbledon to the lochs of Scotland,…

Federer comes back to beat Simon at French Open

Chasing a shot, Roger Federer caught his right shoe in the French…