Sky Sports
Maria Sharapova has hit back at suggestions she received five separate warnings about changes to tennis anti-doping rules which ultimately led to her testing positive for a banned drug. A defiant Sharapova defended herself in a post on her Facebook page, saying that she received one clear notice in December titled "Main Changes to the Tennis Anti-Doping Programme for...

Sky Sports
Injury has forced Maria Sharapova to withdraw from next week’s WTA Tour event in Canada. The world No 2 is suffering from right leg strain and has had to pull out from the Rogers Cup in Totonto. The 28-year-old Russian has not played since she lost to Serena Williams in the semi-finals at Wimbledon on July 9 and...

Sky Sports
Romanian second seed Simona Halep beat the heat and Italian Sara Errani 6-4 6-4 on Saturday to move into the final of the Rogers Cup and a potential showdown with world No 1 Serena Williams. Halep will play for her 12th career title and fourth of the year in Sunday's championship match and will await the winner of the...

Sky Sports
The temperature might be about to plummet but the Erste Bank Open action will be hotter than ever as it comes to your screen this week in Vienna. Seven of the world's top 20 players will jet into Austria seeking glory at the tournament that has recently been upgraded into an ATP 500 event. You can watch every ace...

Sky Sports
Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber cruised into the WTA clay court semi-finals in Charleston on Friday with a 6-2 6-3 victory over Irina-Camelia Begu. The top seed from Germany had lost two of her prior three meetings with Begu but the Romanian looked tired after saving a match point in her third-round win over Monica Puig on Thursday. "I...

Sky Sports
His career has spanned two decades and taken him - via Lithuania and Leyton Orient - to 14 different clubs, but Adebayo Akinfenwa anticipated this season with the relish of a rookie. There was a brief summer flirtation with Major League Soccer but the Kingsmeadow side - "that felt the right fit because it's had to work hard to...

Sky Sports
Roger Federer is approaching the New Year with optimism as he prepares to defend his Brisbane International title. The 17-time Grand Slam champion collected six titles in 2015, including the Brisbane trophy, and believes he is playing at a consistent high level after overcoming his past back problems. World No 8 Kei Nishikori, No 14 Milos Raonic and No...

Sky Sports
Agnieszka Radwanska claimed her maiden WTA Finals title with a 6-2 4-6 6-3 victory over Petra Kvitova in Singapore. Poland's Radwanska created history by becoming the first woman to win the season-ending event after completing round-robin play with a record of one victory and two defeats. In contrast to her semi-final victory over Maria Sharapova, Kvitova made a poor...

Sky Sports
Garbine Muguruza says she is keeping her feet firmly on the ground ahead of the Australian Open, following a watershed 2015. The 22-year-old Venezuelan-born Spaniard won her second career title last year, advanced to her first Grand Slam final at Wimbledon and moved up the rankings to a career-best third in the world. She also made the semi-finals of the...

Sky Sports
Serena Williams dispelled any doubts over her fitness with a 6-4 7-5 win over Camila Giorgi in the Australian Open first round. Maria Sharapova then romped to her own straight sets victory over Japan's Nao Hibino later in the day, meaning a potential quarter-final against Williams remains on the cards. The world No 1 Williams, who had spent four...

More