Rafael Nadal and his wife Mery Perello ‘are expecting a baby boy’

They are expecting their first child together after a 17-year romance. And Rafael Nadal and his wife Mery Perello are reportedly expecting a son from a Spanish magazine Hello! revealed the sex of their baby on Thursday. The publication first broke the news of Mery’s pregnancy in June, after weeks of speculation that Rafael’s childhood … Read more

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal: Behind the ‘raw’ photo that captures their enduring friendship

CNN — It was a moment in time – as brief as half a second – that captured the intensity of the relationship and rivalry between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Poised on the side of the court with her camera at the ready, photographer Ella Ling expected Federer’s farewell from tennis to be charged … Read more

Pickleball, the sport taking the US by storm, explained

Maybe you played it in middle school? Perhaps you’ve seen people playing “tiny tennis” on a public court near you? Pickleball is becoming one of the fastest-growing sports phenomena in US sports, and now it’s attracting big money. You might be wondering what the heck Pickleball is, how a 57-year-old sport is now so hot, … Read more

‘Queens Supporting Queens’ – Taylor Swift’s Ingenious Reference to Serena Williams Gave Tennis Fans a Mini-Meltdown

Serena Williams is an icon, both on the tennis court as well as off it. The trailblazer’s every accomplishment, failure, and outburst draws attention and is always a matter of debate. Unsurprisingly, her argument with the chair umpire in the 2018 US Open is still fresh in the minds of people. The matter again caught … Read more

How Venus Williams Maintains Balance While Owning A Business

This past New York Fashion Week season, a certain tennis icon brought her on-court heat to the Big Apple. IMG and Spring Studios partnered with Chase Sapphire on September 10 for the curation of a customer activation called Grand Slama fashion-tennis hybrid experience featuring Venus Williams’ fashion-forward activewear brand EleVen by Venus Williams. During two … Read more

Rafael Nadal on Roger Federer: ‘An important part of my life is leaving too’

Tennis great Roger Federer Roger Federer hits a backhand during the Wimbledon final in 2017. Tennis great Roger Federer Tennis great Roger Federer A teenage Federer hits a shot while on his way to winning the junior title at Wimbledon in 1998. Tennis great Roger Federer Federer with his parents, Robert and Lynette, in 1998. … Read more

Roger Federer takes to court for the final time as storied career comes to a close

CNN — After more than 1,500 matches, 103 singles titles and 20 grand slams, it is time for Roger Federer’s last dance. The tennis great will take to the court for the final time to play with longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal in a doubles match in the Laver Cup at London’s O2 Arena … Read more

Andy Murray: the home side’s fearless teammate

There are few more inspirational modern tennis stories than Andy Murray’s. The Scot’s career has run parallel to three Grand Slam-winning greats: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic, a trio that became The Big Four after Murray won his first major in 2012 at the US Open and finished as the year-end No .1 … Read more