The 24-team ATP Cup will take place in January 2020, a week before the start of the Australian Open and only two months after the revamped Davis Cup tournament.
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Radwanska, who reached the 2012 Wimbledon final and No. 2 in the rankings, the first Polish woman to reach a Grand Slam final in the Open era, won 20 WTA titles in her career.
While Bob was injured this season, his twin, Mike, won two Grand Slam titles in men’s doubles with Jack Sock and rose to No. 1 in the rankings.
He is one win away from the century mark, but the big reach will be the 109 titles of Jimmy Connors.
Coaches, players, former players and analysts made their picks, and Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic consistently come out on top.
Sloane Stephens, CoCo Vandeweghe and Madison Keys carried the United States in the semifinals, but none of them will take the court against the Czech Republic this weekend.
Rafael Nadal withdrew from the ATP Finals because of an abdominal injury, guaranteeing that Novak Djokovic would be ranked No. 1 at the end of the season.
Working with four partners, Demi Schuurs won a WTA-leading seven titles this year in women’s doubles.
Women’s tennis allows in-match coaching once a set in its regular tour events, and it is banned at all events on the men’s tour. But coaches find a way.
It’s only his second year on tour, and he’s already Australia’s top tennis player, topping Nick Kyrgios.
The 31-year-old has had a challenging couple of years since he last held the top spot in 2016.
The All England Club says it will introduce tiebreakers at Wimbledon next year when a match reaches 12-12 in the fifth set for men and the third set for women.
O’Brien is in her second year in charge of the Citi Open, a combined ATP-WTA event in Washington, the type of job that tends to go to men.
The women’s game remains delightfully difficult to categorize with its rich multigenerational mix of genuine contenders and week-to-week suspense.
A poll of 20 coaches, players, former players and analysts narrow down the field. Ashleigh Barty’s name keeps coming up.
She won the French Open, she’s ranked No. 1, but a herniated disk has intruded. She discusses the injury and her mental approach to the game.
Carlos Ramos was an average tennis player from humble beginnings, but his knack for following rules propelled him to the highest ranks of the sport. He even got rid of a lisp to have more authority.
The WTA decided to cut short the United States portion of its worldwide rights deal with beIN Sports, which was often criticized for intermittent coverage.
There is far from universal awareness for the tournament in the country, but the surprise consolation prize this year will be Tiger Woods.
At the Laver Cup, there was tense tennis and maybe even the birth of another bromance in the sport.