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Djokovic criticised by Murray and Serena over equal pay
Novak Djokovic has come under criticism from Serena Williams and Andy Murray for saying men deserve more prize money than women. The world No.1's comments came after Indian Wells chief executive Raymond Moore sparked outrage by remarking on Sunday that women players ride on the coat-tails of the
Oosthuizen Latest Top Golfer to Pull out of Rio Olympics
Louis Oosthuizen becomes the third major champion to withdraw from the Olympics because of scheduling
Novak Djokovic attempts to clarify comments about prize money
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic apologized on Tuesday for comments he made earlier in the week that suggested men deserve to be paid more than women. In a Facebook post titled "Better game for all," Djokovic said he sought to clarify his initial comments from Sunday, which he made following his victory
Serena Williams Fires Back After Tournament Director's 'Offensive' Remarks
After a tennis tournament director said female pro players "ride on the coattails of the men" and are "lucky" and "don't make any decisions," Serena Williams called the director's remarks "very much mistaken and very, very, very inaccurate." The initial remarks came from BNP Paribas Open tournament
Maria Sharapova Admits She Failed Drug Test
The world's highest-paid female athlete and Russian tennis champion has lost endorsements in the wake of the announcement.
Tennis icon Bud Collins dies at 86
Bud Collins, who wrote his way into the International Tennis Hall of Fame, died on Friday. He was 86. Famous for his deep love of the game, and for his colorful and sometimes outlandish mode of dress, Collins was a writer for The Boston Globe and, beginning in 1968, an analyst for CBS and NBC. He
Novak Djokovic says report that he purposely lost match 'absurd'
MELBOURNE, Australia -- No. 1-ranked Novak Djokovic was put on the spot Wednesday during an Australian Open postmatch news conference, where a reporter told him an Italian newspaper had just reported that he "wanted to lose" a match in Paris in 2007. "You can pick any match that you like that the
Venus Williams ousted in first round; Madison Keys advances
A day after her younger sister swept into the second round of the Australian Open , Venus Williams failed to match that seemingly modest achievement. On Tuesday, the No. 8-seeded Williams was forcefully dispatched by Johanna Konta of Great Britain 6-4, 6-2. It was the third major main-draw win of
NBA Star Kobe Bryant on His Post-Retirement Plans
The Los Angeles Lakers stars looks towards the future after two decades in the NBA.