Serena Williams announces she will ‘evolve away from tennis’ after upcoming US Open

Serena Williams announces she will 'evolve away from tennis' after upcoming US Open

In an article in Vogue, the 23-time grand slam winner said that, although she will try to win at the US Open, it is time for her to move “in a different direction.” “There comes a time in life when we have to decide to move in a different direction,” Williams posted on Instagram with … Read more

Serena Williams says ‘countdown has begun’ to retire

Serena Williams says 'countdown has begun' to retire

Saying “the countdown has begun,” 23-time Grand Slam Champion Serena Williams announced Tuesday she is ready to step away from tennis so she can turn her focus to having another child and her business interests, presaging the end of a career that transcended sports. In an essay released Tuesday by Vogue magazine, and a post … Read more

‘Emotional,’ motivated Nick Kyrgios ends three-year title drought, tops Yoshihito Nishioka at Citi Open

'Emotional,' motivated Nick Kyrgios ends three-year title drought, tops Yoshihito Nishioka at Citi Open

WASHINGTON — As Nick Kyrgios rambled through a lengthy list of people he wanted to thank Sunday after ending a three-year title drought by claiming the trophy at the site of his last triumph, the Citi Open, he made a mention of the match officials . Then, catching himself, the Wimbledon runner-up added with a … Read more