Tennis

Wimbledon: Vote for your favourite men’s singles final

When the clock strikes 2pm, you know you need to be parked on the sofa in front of the television, or if you’ve got an engagement you really can’t avoid, within listening or touching distance of radio and online commentaries. This year is very different. With Wimbledon not happening, Sue …

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Simona Halep: Wimbledon champion expresses US Open worries

Watch weekdays at 20:00 BST on BBC Two With Wimbledon cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, the US Open is set to be the first Grand Slam played since the tennis tours were suspended. The event will be played behind closed doors in New York from 31 August. On her …

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Wimbledon champion Simona Halep talks dancing and cooking in lockdown

Wimbledon champion Simona Halep talks about her nerves before the Wimbledon Champions’ Dinner and why she definitely hasn’t been learning to cook during lockdown. Watch Wimbledon: The Best of the Championships – BBC Two, Monday to Friday from 20:00 BST WATCH MORE: Murray v Novotna: Who is your Wimbledon tears-to-triumph …

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ATP announces revised system for men’s tennis rankings

The rankings are usually determined by a player’s best 18 results over a 12-month period but this will now be extended to 22 months. International tennis halted in mid-March, with Wimbledon being cancelled and the French Open moved to September. The new rules increase Novak Djokovic’s chances of extending his …

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Wimbledon: Vote for your favourite women’s singles final

That has made it hard to choose the very best, but our expert panel have done exactly that. A BBC One programme called Wimbledon: The Greatest Final on Saturday, 11 July (13:15 BST) will be counting down their choices. Before that, though, we thought we’d ask you which one from …

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