Tennis

9.17.19

Why It's So Easy For Pro Athletes To Blow Their Millions

Bianca Andreescu is now a multimillionaire. Here’s expert advice for the teenage tennis star and anyone else who suddenly becomes ultra-wealthy overnight.

9.5.19

I Watch Serena Williams Work Her Ass Off to Do Literally Any of My Own Work

If she can win 23 Grand Slam titles, perhaps I can sit down to write, say, 1,000 words.

9.11.18

Serena Williams Can't Force the Racism Out of Tennis

Saturday's US Open upset is a reminder that the sport is still not welcoming to women of colour.

9.4.18

Nick Kyrgios Melts Down, Gets Pep Talk From Chair Umpire

Kyrgios is playing Pierre-Hugues Herbert at the U.S. Open, and decided to become a real baby-man about it.

1.24.18

Tennys Sandgren Lashes Out at Media for Dragging Up His Twitter History

Sandgren has cozied up to some pretty reprehensible characters on Twitter, and tweeted some pretty reprehensible things himself.

1.15.18

Denis Shapovalov Trying to Open a Banana Is a Battle of David vs. Goliath

These bananas proved to be a much tougher opponent than his first-round matchup at the Australian Open.

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10.10.17

What Life Is Like at 'Disneyland for Athletes'

Nico Mejia and Emiliana Arango takes us inside Florida's IMG Academy, where elite teenage athletes have access to high-class amenities and staffs dedicated to ensuring they're ready for a career in pro sports.

9.13.17

Serena and Fiancé Filmed Incredibly Sweet Pregnancy Video Diary for New Baby

Serena Williams and Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian documented her pregnancy in a video for their daughter (whose name is Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr., btw). It's downright adorable.

7.19.17

The Cult: Roger Federer

Our society has lost all perspective when it comes to the importance we place on athletes. But with Roger Federer and his godlike tennis, perhaps we're not far off.

7.17.17

Roger Federer Becomes First Man to Win Eight Wimbledon Titles

Not to mention the first man to reach 19 Grand Slam titles.

7.17.17

Venus on Playing at 37: "I'm Doing Exactly What I'm Supposed to Be Doing"

A reporter came at her with a question about how she's "not supposed to be here at 37." Venus Williams didn't take kindly to that.

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