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#Tennis

# tennis - Yesterday’s News

Serena says women could not get away with 'even half of what a guy can do'

The fallout continues from the controversial US Open final but WIlliams is trying to move on.

# tennis - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

ATP suspends umpire over Kyrgios mid-match 'pep talk' at US Open

The ATP said Mohamed Lahyani’s mid-match chat with the Australian was “well-intended”, but has still suspended him.

# tennis - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Mistakes were made in Serena's US Open row - Federer

The saga continues to rumble on and the Swiss star has had his say.

# tennis - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Tiger's twilight, farewell Captain Cook and all the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite sports articles from this week.

# tennis - Friday 14 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge 'It's time we let Serena Williams just be Serena Williams, imperfect and complex as she may be' Goat

'It's time we let Serena Williams just be Serena Williams, imperfect and complex as she may be'

Why are we so quick to vilify certain athletes over others?

Serena Williams' sexism claims 'a bit far-fetched,' says US Open mixed doubles champion

US Open mixed doubles champion Jamie Murray believes the umpire Carlos Ramos

# tennis - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Serena umpire breaks his silence, says 'à la carte arbitration does not exist'

Carlos Ramos tells Portuguese media that he is “fine, given the circumstances”.

# tennis - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

'Ramos could have used his discretion to de-escalate the situation. Instead, he chose to escalate it'

Eoin Butler believes Serena Williams was well within her rights to take issue with Carlos Ramos’ umpiring.

Serena acted with 'grace and class' in US Open final - NBA star Steph Curry

NBA star Stephen Curry is backing Serena Williams following a dispute with an umpire in the US Open final.

# tennis - Monday 10 September, 2018

Umpire acted with 'professionalism and integrity' during Serena row - ITF

The ITF has backed umpire Carlos Ramos after Saturday’s controversial US Open final.

Djokovic has sympathy for Serena, but does not see double standards in tennis

The Serbian was left puzzled by a statement released by the WTA.

Djokovic wins third US Open to equal Sampras on 14 Grand Slams

The 31-year-old missed last year’s tournament with an elbow injury which sent his career into a mini-crisis.

# tennis - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Serena Williams fined $17,000 for outburst during controversial US Open final defeat

The American star was fined for coaching, racquet abuse and for verbal abuse.

'I'm going to continue to fight for women,' vows Serena after US Open final controversy US Open This post contains videos

'I'm going to continue to fight for women,' vows Serena after US Open final controversy

Williams accuses umpire Carlos Ramos of sexism after she was penalised in her defeat to Naomi Osaka.

# tennis - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Djokovic dominates Nishikori in straight sets to book US Open final date with Del Potro

Novak Djokovic produced a clinical display against Kei Nishikori to set up a final with Juan Martin del Potro.

# tennis - Friday 7 September, 2018

'Last year I was literally fighting for my life' - Serena Williams secures US Open final berth

The 36-year-old held back tears as she celebrated her semi-final victory.

# tennis - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Djokovic reaches US Open semis but calls for action after 'sweat break' in sauna-like conditions

Australia’s John Millman had to ask the umpire to stop play so he could change his sweat-soaked clothes.

# tennis - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Nadal outlasts Thiem in US Open classic to reach semi-final

Rafael Nadal played the longest match of this year’s US Open as he survived to beat Dominic Thiem in the quarters.

# tennis - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Irish teenager Georgia Drummy into second round of US Open girls' singles

The Dubliner faces the ninth seed at Flushing Meadows on Wednesday.

My worst time? This is not even close, says Sharapova

“What’s challenging is when you’re a teenager and you have a few hundred dollars and you’ve got no sense of the future,” she said.

Australian Millman in 'disbelief' after sensational win over his 'hero' Federer

John Millman was left surprised by his incredible upset win over Roger Federer at the US Open.

# tennis - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Sister Act 30: Serena drops just three games in quick win against Venus

Serena to face Kaia Kanepi in US Open last 16 after straight-sets win on Friday night.

# tennis - Friday 31 August, 2018

No disciplinary action for US Open umpire despite controversial Kyrgios pep talk Pep Talk This post contains videos

No disciplinary action for US Open umpire despite controversial Kyrgios pep talk

A review found Mohamed Lahyani went “beyond protocol”, but the umpire won’t be disciplined.

From The Daily Edge Serena Williams has been playing tennis in a tutu after she was told she shouldn't wear a catsuit Serena Williams

Serena Williams has been playing tennis in a tutu after she was told she shouldn't wear a catsuit

The president of the French Open said he will ban Serena’s catsuit next year.

# tennis - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Serena and Venus to clash for 30th time as Cornet shrugs off US Open sexism storm

It will be the sixth clash between the sisters since the 1998 Australian Open.

'I checked the rules beforehand, and I spoke to my team. We were clear you don't speak to your coaches.'

Andy Murray was unhappy with US Open officials, but Fernando Verdasco denied breaking the rules.

# tennis - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Sexism row at US Open after female player penalised for removing her shirt Double Standards This post contains videos

Sexism row at US Open after female player penalised for removing her shirt

Alize Cornet’s shirt was on back-to-front in 38 degree heat.

It was a total joke – Federer plays down retirement talk after impressive display

Novak Djokovic battled through as well, meanwhile.

Wozniacki and Ostapenko stop the rot in stifling New York heat

The duo headed into the final major of the year on losing streaks, but made it into round two.

# tennis - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director

The “Black Panther” catsuit American star Williams wore at the French Open in May was described as “going too far”.

Nadal through as Ferrer retires in final grand slam match

Serena Williams is up and running too meanwhile.

Andy Murray enjoys winning Grand Slam return at US Open

Murray last featured in a major at Wimbledon in 2017.

# tennis - Saturday 25 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit Tennis

French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit

The player said the suit helped her to prevent blood clots.

French Open to ban Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit

The 36-year-old American star stunned Paris this year in her body-hugging outfit.

# tennis - Monday 13 August, 2018

Bjorn Borg's 15-year-old son won another Swedish junior title yesterday

Leo Borg looks on course to follow his father’s footsteps into the pro ranks.

# tennis - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

'I felt like I was not a good mom' - Serena Williams shares challenge of postpartum emotions

Talking to friends and family is a good solution to mental health issues experienced after giving birth, she says.

# tennis - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Bothwell rules the roost on home soil while Britain's Appleton takes women's Irish Open crown

Co. Down’s Peter Bothwell and Bromley’s Emily Appleton won the men’s and women’s Irish Open Tennis Championships in Carrickmines.

# tennis - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Down native Bothwell defeats British rival to book place in Irish Open final

The national tennis title is down for decision in Carrickmines on Sunday.

# tennis - Friday 3 August, 2018

Andy Murray breaks down in tears after 3am finish at Washington Open

Murray unsure if he will play in quarter-finals following late-night finish in Washington.

# tennis - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Emotional Andy Murray makes triumphant hardcourt return

Former world number one Andy Murray overcame rain delays and a gruelling three-setter to prevail 3-6 6-4 7-5 on Monday.

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