Tennis

In 'Battle of the Sexes,' King passes a baton to…

In "Battle of the Sexes," Billie Jean King passes a baton to Emma Stone, who is now pushing for pay equality in Hollywood

Federer beats Kyrgios as Europe wins 1st Laver Cup

Roger Federer rallied to beat Nick Kyrgios 4-6, 7-6, 11-9 and clinch the new Laver Cup tournament for Europe

Billie Jean King, Emma Stone discuss 'Battle of…

The star and subject of the upcoming film 'Battle of the Sexes' open up to Jon Wertheim about that famous tennis match, the film that portrays it, and how women's rights have advanced since Billie Jean King defeated Bobby Riggs in 1973.

Bosnian Damir Dzumhur wins 1st title in St. Petersburg

Unseeded Damir Dzumhur became the first player from Bosnia-Herzegovina to win an ATP World Tour singles title

Muguruza joins US Open champion Nadal at No. 1…

Garbine Muguruza made her debut at No. 1 and joined U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal in making Spain the first country since United States in 2003 to top the WTA and ATP rankings simultaneously

Banned from tennis, Nastase starts new career as…

Ilie Nastase is taking on a new role as a diplomat for the Czech Republic

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Qualifier Gojowczyk wins maiden title at Moselle Open

Qualifier Peter Gojowczyk won his maiden ATP title at the Moselle Open in his first final after defeating seventh-seeded Benoit Paire 7-5, 6-2

Former No. 1 Karolina Pliskova fires coach David Kotyza

Former world No. 1 Karolina Pliskova says she's no longer working with coach David Kotyza

Top-seeded Muguruza advances to Pan Pacific Open…

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza advanced to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open by beating Caroline Garcia 6-2, 6-4

Siniakova beats top-20 player for 6th time in 2017 in Wuhan

Katerina Siniakova has beaten a top-20 player for the sixth time this year after ousting Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-3, 6-2 in the first round of the Wuhan Open

Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken…

Former pro tennis star James Blake says a New York Police Department officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him during a mistaken arrest in 2015.

New mom Serena Williams thanks mother for being a…

New mom Serena Williams is thanking her own mother for being the role model she says she needed

Wozniacki beats Pavlyuchenkova to retain Pan Pacific title

Caroline Wozniacki overwhelmed Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-0, 7-5 to retain her Pan Pacific Open title on Sunday

Kerber ousts local favorite Osaka at Pan-Pacific Open

Seventh-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany beat local favorite Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 on Monday to advance to the second round of the Pan-Pacific Open

Belgium sets up Davis Cup final against France

David Goffin and Steve Darcis won their reverse singles matches to defeat 28-time champion Australia 3-2 in the Davis Cup semifinals

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Nadal, Federer team up for first victorious doubles

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have joined forces to win the doubles in the new Laver Cup in Prague

The Latest: Police officer says he ID'd himself to Blake

A New York City police officer who mistakenly arrested former pro tennis star James Blake says he identified himself as soon as he put his hands on him

Grand Slam Titles: 1; Serena Williams announces…

Serena Williams says on social media that she gave birth to a baby girl named Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr

Fognini, Dzumhur reach final of St. Petersburg Open

Fabio Fognini will play for his second ATP title of the year and Damir Dzumhur for the first of his career in the final of the St. Petersburg Open

AP Was There: Battle of the Sexes

AP Was There: Battle of the Sexes

Paire faces qualifier Gojowczyk in Moselle Open final

Benoit Paire reached his first final of the year at the Moselle Open by defeating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-1, 7-6

Column: We've still got a long way to go, baby

Column: Forty-four years after the "Battle of the Sexes," the landmark tennis match in which Billie Jean King routed Bobby Riggs, there's still much that needs to be done to bring about true gender equality in sports

Wozniacki upsets Muguruza to reach final of Pan Pacific Open

Defending champion Caroline Wozniacki upset top-ranked Garbine Muguruza 6-2, 6-0 to advance to the final of the Pan Pacific Open on Saturday

Judge briefly closes courtroom in ex-tennis star case

An administrative judge hearing a disciplinary case against a police officer who wrongly arrested tennis star James Blake briefly sealed the New York courtroom

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Paire saves match point to beat Goffin at Moselle Open

Frenchman Benoit Paire came out on top of a tight battle with David Goffin to reach the semifinals of the Moselle Open after saving one match point

Review: 'Battle of the Sexes' serves up a…

Review: 'Battle of the Sexes' serves up a too-timely story

Goffin rallies past Almagro at Moselle Open

Second-seeded David Goffin hit 13 aces to rally past Nicolas Almagro 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 and reach the quarterfinals at the Moselle Open