Nick Kyrgios beats Stefanos Tsitsipas, shows why he can win Wimbledon

Nick Kyrgios beats Stefanos Tsitsipas, shows why he can win Wimbledon

Well, that was entertaining, huh? After his four-set victory over No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas on Saturday at Wimbledon, Nick Kyrgios told the crowd, “The media loves to write that I’m bad [for] the sport, but I’m clearly not.” The match had everything: high-powered serving from both players, trick shots (Kyrgios), arguments with chair umpire … Read more

Wimbledon: The ‘brutal’ world of doubles tennis

Wimbledon: The 'brutal' world of doubles tennis

American Venus Williams, a five-time singles champion, is making an unexpected appearance at the All England Club 11 months after she last played a match Venue: All England Club Dates: June 27-July 10 Coverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and online with extensive coverage on BBC iPlayer, Red Button, Connected TVs and mobile app. Venus … Read more

Weekly Sports Newsletter: Has reverse swing become a Covid victim?

Weekly Sports Newsletter: Has reverse swing become a Covid victim?

Late one October evening in 1990 during a long net session at Faisalabad towards the end of New Zealand-Pakistan Test series, master batsman Martin Crowe swung the ball miles in the air. It was to prove an eureka moment for his team that had been blown away by reverse swing of Waqar Younis and Wasim … Read more