Great Britain's Johanna Konta has been eliminated from the French Open at the first-round stage for the third year in succession, despite taking a commanding early lead over Hsieh Su-Wei on day three at Roland Garros. Seventh seed Konta breezed through the first set on Philippe Chatrier Court, winning
Boris Becker has made Roger Federer the favourite to win his 19th Grand Slam title at the 2017 Wimbledon Championships and labeled Swiss ace's decision to skip the second Grand Slam of the season at Roland Garros a 'great move'. Federer decided to skip the entire clay court swing of the
Having defected to represent Great Britain in 2015, Aljaz Bedene says a dream run at the Olympics could prompt him to go back to Slovenia.
By Linda Sieg and Ami Miyazaki TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is challenging Japan's old-boy network in the capital, where she thrashed a ruling party rival to win her post and now aims to lead reform-minded candidates to victory in a city-wide July election. A popular former TV