On the surface, tennis seems like a lucrative sport. But for the non-elite, costs can become exorbitant, to the extent that some players have to make some tough choices, writes Jim Caple.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands underwent hip surgery in New York on Monday, according to her agent Chuck Vine.
Maria Sharapova's opening victory over Bethanie Mattek-Sands made a very clear, and often loud, statement. The former Australian Open champion is back.
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal got a challenging draw at the Australian Open, with Andy Murray, Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro all drawn into his half Friday.
American qualifier Bethanie Mattek-Sands defeated top-seeded and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 7-5, 6-3 at the Sydney International on Tuesday.
Top-seeded Americans Serena Williams, Sloane Stephens and Jamie Hampton all advanced to the third round of the US Open. Unfortunately, only one has the possibility to advance to the quarterfinals due to the draw.
Tennis iconoclast Bethanie Mattek-Sands has been seeing some of the best singles results of her career at age 28 because of a scientific approach to training and a radical change to her diet.
Flavia Pennetta defeated Urszula Radwanska 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 Monday to advance to the second round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands focused on her fitness between the French Open and Wimbledon and is now hoping to make a splash on the grass.
From Serena's dominance to the strong showing of other U.S. players, here are 10 takeaways from the women's draw in Paris.
The U.S. sent four women into the fourth round in Paris. Unfortunately, the three who played Monday all lost in straight sets.
Victoria Azarenka swept the final nine games and advanced to the women's quarterfinals by beating 2010 champion Francesca Schiavone 6-3, 6-0 at the French Open Monday.
From Serena Williams' 28th straight win to Roger Federer advancing to a 36th consecutive quarterfinal, it was just another day at Roland Garros.
Although the last of the U.S. men have bid adieu to Roland Garros, four American women have advanced to the second week and make up a quarter of the field left in the French Open.
The Americans are making a statement at Roland Garros. Has it been just a good few days or a sign of things to come?
Bethanie Mattek-Sands might not don proper tennis attire, but she wore 2011 champ Li Na out at the French Open Thursday.