As the second edition of the Laver Cup begins on Friday in Chicago, tennis's warring administrators have come up with yet another format: a 64-man, winner-takes-all event that goes under the working title of the Majesty Cup. The new idea is…
Los Angeles Times
– Sep 20, 2:00 PM
When she wasn't playing tennis, she was dreaming of Dodgers. As a kid in Long Beach in the mid-1950s, Billie Jean King would sit across from her father at the kitchen table and excitedly listen to him reading newspaper accounts of a blue-clad squad…
The New York Times
– Sep 19, 2:30 AM
There are no guarantees in tennis. Roger Federer is all too aware of that after just losing in a puddle of his own sweat to John Millman in the fourth round of the United States Open. But Federer wants to do all he can to ensure that his tennis…
^ If the competition is tied after 12 matches – a final overtime doubles match will be played as a regular set with ad scoring and a tie break. * In the event that only one match is required, a doubles exhibition match will be played.