1-1 in Davis Cup after Day 1

18 September 2015

THE DAVID CUP tennis tie between Barbados and Ecuador is tied 1-1 at the end of the first day. In the second singles match today, Ecuador’s Emilio Gomez defeated Haydn Lewis 6-1, 6-4, 6-4. Read More


Barbados up 1-0 in Davis Cup

18 September 2015

BARBADOS HAVE TAKEN a 1-0 lead in the Davis Cup Americas Zone Group 1 tennis match against Ecuador. Earlier today at the National Tennis Centre, Wildey, St Michael, King defeated Ivan Endara 6-4, 6-4, 6-2. Read More

Novak Djokovic

US Open is tenth major for Djokovic

14 September 2015

NEW YORK – Novak Djokovic vanquished long-time rival Roger Federer 6-4 5-7 6-4 6-4 to win the U.S. Open tennis tournament on Sunday to cap one of greatest grand slam seasons of all-time. The victory gave Djokovic three of the year’s four grand slam titles with a loss... Read More


Serena falls in US Open semis

11 September 2015

NEW YORK – Serena Williams’ bid for a rare calendar-year Grand Slam came to a shocking halt at the U.S. Open on Friday when the defending champion suffered one of the greatest tennis upsets to unseeded Italian Roberta Vinci. The 32-year-old Vinci ended Williams’ run... Read More


US Open semis set

10 September 2015

NEW YORK – Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka shrugged off the threat of rain to storm into the U.S. Open semi-finals on Wednesday, while Simona Halep stood up for the younger generation to complete a women’s final four that will feature three thirtysomethings. Moved... Read More


James Blake wrongfully held by police

10 September 2015

NEW YORK –Former tennis star James Blake was slammed to the ground, handcuffed and detained for about 15 minutes in New York City on Wednesday before police realised they had the wrong man in an identity theft ring, New York’s Daily News reported. The incident occurred... Read More


Serena beats Venus to stay on track for calendar slam

09 September 2015

NEW YORK – Serena Williams kept her bid for a calendar-year grand slam on track, powering past big sister Venus 6-2 1-6 6-3 on a steamy star-studded night at the U.S. Open tennis tournament on Tuesday. Serena moved into the semi-finals, just two wins from history,... Read More


Darian focusing on Davis Cup win

07 September 2015

IT’S ON to the next one for Darian King. Barbados’ top ranked tennis pro is home and ready to get back to work, having already put the heartache of his US Open loss behind him as he prepares for next week’s Davis Cup encounter with Ecuador. Read More


Murray survives US Open scare

04 September 2015

NEW YORK – Andy Murray made another of his trademark stirring fightbacks as the third-seeded Scot powered past Frenchman Adrian Mannarino after dropping the first two sets of their second round encounter at a sweltering U.S. Open on Thursday. Read More


. . . To push road tennis forward

16 August 2015

It’s all about the development of this country’s lone indigenous sport, and not about making big bucks. That’s the forehand return from founder of the Professional Road Tennis Association (PRTA), Dale Clarke, after he was heavily criticised last week by popular player... Read More


Third Wimbledon for Djokovic

12 July 2015

LONDON – Novak Djokovic displayed his full acrobatic repertoire to capture a third Wimbledon tennis title with a 7-6(1) 6-7(10) 6-4 6-3 victory over seven-time champion Roger Federer on Sunday. Read More


Wilson finishes fifth at Pan Am Games

12 July 2015

JASON WILSON finished in fifth place today in the triathlon at the Pan American Games in Canada. Read More


Serena wins Wimbledon

11 July 2015

LONDON – Serena Williams claimed a sixth Wimbledon tennis title and fourth successive grand slam crown by suppressing the spirited attacking instincts of 20th-seeded Spaniard Garbine Muguruza to win Saturday’s final 6-4 6-4. Read More


Moseley keeps winning streak going

11 July 2015

RUSSELL MOSELEY is on another of those runs. Read More


Darian proves why he is tennis king

30 June 2015

THE KING IS BACK on his throne. Read More


Serena Williams chasing Grand Slam

29 June 2015

SERENA WILLIAMS heads to Wimbledon halfway to a Grand Slam. If it were up to her, no one would notice. Read More


Andy Murray wins Queen’s Club

21 June 2015

LONDON (AP) – Andy Murray claimed his 34th tennis career title on Sunday with a 6-3, 6-4 victory over unseeded South African Kevin Anderson in the final of the grass-court Queen’s Club tournament. Read More


Murray in Queen’s final

21 June 2015

LONDON (AP) – Andy Murray reached his fifth tennis final of the year and 50th of his career when he completed a 6-3, 7-6 (4) win over Serbia’s Viktor Troicki at the grass-court Queen’s Club on Sunday. Read More


Injured Tsonga may miss Wimbledon

20 June 2015

PARIS (AP) – Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has pulled out of the Nottingham Open tennis tournament with an abdominal injury, casting doubts on his participation at Wimbledon. Read More


Kim is holder of road tennis crown

14 June 2015

Kim Holder is the undisputed queen of road tennis in Barbados. Mixing finesse with raw power, Holder retained the Touch of Class Freida Nicholls Road Tennis crown in front of a large crowd on Friday night at the Deighton “Pa” Road Centre in Bush Hall. Read More


Wawrinka stuns Djokovic to win French Open

07 June 2015

PARIS (AP) – Stan Wawrinka won the French Open tennis tournament by beating No. 1-seeded Novak Djokovic 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 in the final Sunday, thwarting Djokovic’s bid to complete a career Grand Slam. Read More




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