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From The42 Irish teenager Georgia Drummy into second round of US Open girls' singles Flushing Meadows

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

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

From The42 My worst time? This is not even close, says Sharapova Perspective

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.

From The42 Australian Millman in 'disbelief' after sensational win over his 'hero' Federer Upset

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.

From The42 Sister Act 30: Serena drops just three games in quick win against Venus US Open

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.

From The42 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.

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.

From The42 Serena and Venus to clash for 30th time as Cornet shrugs off US Open sexism storm Rematch

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.

From The42 'I checked the rules beforehand, and I spoke to my team. We were clear you don't speak to your coaches.' Hitting Out

'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.

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.

From The42 It was a total joke – Federer plays down retirement talk after impressive display Funny How

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

Novak Djokovic battled through as well, meanwhile.

From The42 Wozniacki and Ostapenko stop the rot in stifling New York heat US Open

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.

From The42 Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director Controversy

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”.

From The42 Nadal through as Ferrer retires in final grand slam match US Open

Nadal through as Ferrer retires in final grand slam match

Serena Williams is up and running too meanwhile.

From The42 Andy Murray enjoys winning Grand Slam return at US Open Victory

Andy Murray enjoys winning Grand Slam return at US Open

Murray last featured in a major at Wimbledon in 2017.

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.

From The42 French Open to ban Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit Controversy

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

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

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.

From The42 'I felt like I was not a good mom' - Serena Williams shares challenge of postpartum emotions Opening Up

'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.

From The42 Bothwell rules the roost on home soil while Britain's Appleton takes women's Irish Open crown Irish Open Tennis

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.

From The42 Down native Bothwell defeats British rival to book place in Irish Open final Tennis

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.

From The42 Andy Murray breaks down in tears after 3am finish at Washington Open Closing Time

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.

From The42 Emotional Andy Murray makes triumphant hardcourt return Tennis

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.

From The42 Serena Williams claims 'discrimination' is to blame for frequent drug tests Break Point

Serena Williams claims 'discrimination' is to blame for frequent drug tests

“Out of all the players, it’s been proven I’m the one getting tested the most,” the 36-year-old said.

From The42 Kerber stuns Serena's history bid in Wimbledon final as German records first ever title Wimbledon

Kerber stuns Serena's history bid in Wimbledon final as German records first ever title

Angelique Kerber became the first German woman to win Wimbledon in 22 years after defeating Serena Williams.

From The42 Djokovic sees off Nadal in epic Wimbledon semi-final Classic

Djokovic sees off Nadal in epic Wimbledon semi-final

Novak Djokovic is through to his fifth Wimbledon final after overcoming long-time rival Rafael Nadal in a five-set thriller.

From The42 Anderson demands rule change after winning longest semi-final in Wimbledon history Epic

Anderson demands rule change after winning longest semi-final in Wimbledon history

He beat John Isner 7-6 (8/6), 6-7 (5/7), 6-7 (9/11), 6-4, 26-24 in six hours and 36 minutes.

From The42 Federer bemoans missed chances as Wimbledon defence ends in disappointment Regrets

Federer bemoans missed chances as Wimbledon defence ends in disappointment

Roger Federer lost out to Kevin Anderson in a five-set thriller at the quarter-final stage.

'Follow your dreams': Anderson issues South Africa rallying call after stunning Federer

Next up is a semi-final on Friday against John Isner, the ninth seeded American.

From The42 Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts 'unnecessary' warnings Sw19

Djokovic into Wimbledon semi-final, blasts 'unnecessary' warnings

The 12-time major winner prevailed despite picking up two code violations and accusing the umpire of “double standards”.

From The42 18-in-a-row! Serena extends Wimbledon winning run to make quarters Staying Power

18-in-a-row! Serena extends Wimbledon winning run to make quarters

The 36-year-old faces Italian world number 52 Camila Giorgi on Tuesday.

From The42 Flying ants cause mayhem as world no.2 Wozniacki is dumped out of Wimbledon Ant And Decked

Flying ants cause mayhem as world no.2 Wozniacki is dumped out of Wimbledon

An ant infestation made things more difficult for the Dane as she was beaten by Ekaterina Makarova.

From The42 Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit Trust The Process

Sharapova insists she's made 'a lot of progress' after shock first round Wimbledon exit

The 31-year-old tasted defeat in the opening round of a Grand Slam for the first time since 2010.

From The42 'I wanted it too much': The women's favourite for Wimbledon is out in the first round Petra Kvitová

'I wanted it too much': The women's favourite for Wimbledon is out in the first round

Petra Kvitova lost 6-4, 4-6, 6-0 to unheralded Belarusian Aliaksandra Sasnovich.

From The42 Roger Federer kicks off Wimbledon with quick win - and shows off new $300m clothes deal RF

Roger Federer kicks off Wimbledon with quick win - and shows off new $300m clothes deal

Defending champion cruises past world number 57 Dusan Lajovic in just 79 minutes.

From The42 Serena Williams asks for fair treatment around drug testing Level Playing Field

Serena Williams asks for fair treatment around drug testing

“If that’s testing everyone five times, let’s do it,” said the American great as she addressed her recent ‘missed’ test.

From The42 Andy Murray hoping to avoid hip flare-up and make grand slam return at Wimbledon Sw19

Andy Murray hoping to avoid hip flare-up and make grand slam return at Wimbledon

‘If I feel like I do today in a couple of days, I’ll be playing.’

From The42 183rd-ranked Serena Williams seeded for Wimbledon, Andy Murray misses out Sw19

183rd-ranked Serena Williams seeded for Wimbledon, Andy Murray misses out

Two-time winner Murray only recently returned from an 11-month absence, but 36-year-old Williams is seeded 25th after giving birth last September.

From TheJournal.ie Boris Becker's diplomatic passport is 'fake' says Central Africa Republic Causing A Racket

Boris Becker's diplomatic passport is 'fake' says Central Africa Republic

The document’s serial number corresponded to one of a batch of new passports that were stolen in 2014.

From The42 As if he was never away! Federer makes winning return after three-month break The Goat

As if he was never away! Federer makes winning return after three-month break

Federer is gearing up for Wimbledon with an appearance at the Stuttgart Open this week.

From The42 Federer hails Nadal's 'unimaginable' achievement but targets reclaiming top spot Roland Garros

Federer hails Nadal's 'unimaginable' achievement but targets reclaiming top spot

Rafael Nadal’s French Open heroics on Sunday earned praise from on-court foe Roger Federer.