Men's tennis

Serena Williams of the U.S. screams after scoring a point against Australia's Ashleigh Barty during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Thursday, May 31, 2018. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
May 31, 2018 - 3:51 pm
PARIS (AP) — Eventually, this looked a little bit like one of those Serena Williams comebacks of old, filled with top-notch strokes and full-throated screams of "Come on!" For the first half-hour in the French Open's second round Wednesday, the 23-time Grand Slam champion generally played the way...
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Serena Williams of the U.S. returns a shot against Australia's Ashleigh Barty during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Thursday, May 31, 2018. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
May 31, 2018 - 2:34 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): ___ 8:30 p.m. Serena Williams has turned the match around and pushed Ashleigh Barty to a third set in the French Open's second round. Williams won the second set 6-3 after dropping the first by the same score. The 36-year-old American...
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot against Spain's Jaume Munar during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Wednesday, May 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
May 30, 2018 - 3:14 pm
PARIS (AP) — Despite all of Novak Djokovic's success over the years — the 12 major championships, the career Grand Slam, the time ranked No. 1 — he still finds himself searching for self-confidence these days. That's what an elbow injury and forced absence from the ATP tour can do to a player...
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Sam Querrey of the U.S returns the ball to France's Gilles Simon during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
May 30, 2018 - 1:37 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest from the French Open (all times local): ___ 7:30 p.m. The French Open is Sam Querrey's least successful Grand Slam tournament and the American bowed out early again as this year's No. 12 seed. He was beaten 1-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4, 6-1 by Gilles Simon of France in the second round...
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Serena Williams of the U.S., right, shakes hands with Kristyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic after their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
May 29, 2018 - 2:15 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open, the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament (all times local): 8 p.m. That story that made the rounds about Serena Williams playing beer pong as part of the royal wedding festivities? "Not even remotely true," Williams says. The tennis star adds: "I...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal returns a shot against Italy's Simone Bolelli during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Monday, May 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
May 29, 2018 - 4:57 am
PARIS (AP) — It's a big day at the French Open as Serena Williams makes her comeback on Day 3 of the clay-court Grand Slam following the birth of her daughter in September. Williams hasn't played in a major since winning her 23rd Grand Slam title at the 2017 Australian Open and a big question mark...
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Rain suspended first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Monday, May 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
May 28, 2018 - 1:54 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open, the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Play has been interrupted at the French Open as rain falls. Among the first-round action being delayed is 10-time champion Rafael Nadal's matchup against Simone Bolelli on Court...
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Spain's Rafael Nadal prepares to serve the ball, during his semifinal match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Saturday, May 19, 2018. Nadal came out on top in a matchup of this year's top two clay-court players Sunday, beating defending champion Zverev 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 Sunday to win a record-extending eighth Italian Open title. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
May 28, 2018 - 4:37 am
PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal headlines the second day at the French Open, beginning his bid for an 11th title at Roland Garros. The "King of Clay" is 79-2 in Paris and is the title favorite again. He has lost only one match on his favorite surface this season, claiming titles in Monte Carlo, Barcelona...
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A pigeon flies over center court where Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko plays Ukraine's Kateryna Kozlova during their first round match of French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros Stadium, Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Paris. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
May 27, 2018 - 3:43 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open, the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament (all times local): 9:35 p.m. Two matches have been left unfinished at the French Open as play was suspended Sunday night due to darkness. Qualifier Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania and American Christina McHale...
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A tennis ball is pictured on a court at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Friday, May 25, 2018. The French Open tennis tournament starts Sunday. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
May 26, 2018 - 10:06 am
PARIS (AP) — It's an oft-cited and oft-updated stat in men's tennis: The so-called Big 4 — Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray — have won 47 of the past 52 Grand Slam titles, a run of dominance that began in 2005. Add in Stan Wawrinka to make it a Big 5, and the number...
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