Murray extra motivated for Paris slam

2017-05-25 12:45

World number one Andy Murray revealed that while motivation has been an issue of late, he always finds that extra gear for the grand slams.


Keep up to date with all the latest, breaking sports news from around the world from South Africa's biggest sporting website. Sign up today!
French Open

Missing stars let French Open pretenders dream

2017-05-25 12:43

Serena Williams' bombshell pregnancy announcement last month triggered a sequence of events that has left this year's women's draw at Roland Garros wide open.

ATP Tour

Agassi 'good for Djokovic and tennis', says Murray

2017-05-24 21:58

World number one Andy Murray has admitted he was surprised by Novak Djokovic's appointment of Andre Agassi as coach at the French Open.

French Open

Injured Halep '50-50' for French Open

2017-05-24 14:04

Simona Halep says she has only a "50-50" chance of being fit for the French Open after injuring her ankle during the Italian Open final last week in Rome.

French Open

Nishikori no closer to Grand Slam breakthrough

2017-05-24 08:50

Kei Nishikori stood on the brink of history after sweeping into the 2014 US Open final, but three years later he is no closer to winning a Grand Slam singles title.

French Open

Kvitova to make 'last-minute decision' on French Open

2017-05-23 14:17

Petra Kvitova will make a "last-minute decision" whether to compete in the French Open as she prepares a comeback after her attack, her spokesperson has said.

French Open

Zverev shrugs off expectations at French Open

2017-05-23 08:54

Despite his stunning demolition of Novak Djokovic in Rome, Alexander Zverev insists he is not the French Open champion in waiting.

WTA Tour

New mum Azarenka to return for Wimbledon

2017-05-22 14:28

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka said Monday she will return earlier than planned to compete at Wimbledon this July, seven months after giving birth to son Leo.

WTA Tour

Ex-tennis great boycotts Qantas over gay marriage

2017-05-25 09:26

Australian tennis great Margaret Court says she will stop flying Qantas "where possible" in protest of the airline's support of same-sex marriage.

French Open

Going, going, gone at French Open

2017-05-25 07:55

The French Open gets underway at Roland Garros on Sunday with a host of stars sidelined and others fighting races against time to be fit.

French Open

Kvitova to decide soon on French Open

2017-05-24 20:19

Petra Kvitova will decide on Friday whether or not she will play in the French Open as she recovers from a knife attack fighting off a burglar in December.

ATP Tour

Kyrgios suffers early exit in Lyon

2017-05-24 11:52

Nick Kyrgios suffered a setback in his preparations for the French Open when he was sent packing from the Lyon Open by qualifier Nicolas Kicker.

French Open

No Federer, Serena, Sharapova, no problem for Roland Garros

2017-05-24 07:05

Roland Garros organisers are confident that the absence from the 2017 French Open of Roger Federer, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will just be a footnote.

WTA Tour

Kvitova set for Wimbledon after stabbing

2017-05-23 13:23

Twice champion Petra Kvitova is set to play at Wimbledon this summer, a member of her support team has said.


Former OZ junior champ fined for fixing match

2017-05-23 08:30

Former Australian Open junior champion Oliver Anderson has been fined $374 for fixing a match.

French Open

Rome ruler Zverev backs Nadal for French Open

2017-05-22 08:24

Alexander Zverev refused to back himself to add a maiden Grand Slam, insisting Rafael Nadal remained the man to beat at the French Open.

WTA Tour

New mum Azarenka to return next month

2017-05-25 09:26

Victoria Azarenka looks set to make Wimbledon after announcing she will return to tennis at the Mallorca Open next month.

French Open

Injury-plagued Del Potro in French Open doubt

2017-05-25 07:29

Juan Martin del Potro, whose career has been plagued by injuries, admitted that problems with his shoulder and back may force him out of the French Open.

WTA Tour

Serena Williams accepts new challenge - in Silicon Valley

2017-05-24 14:51

Tennis star Serena Williams wants to help diversify the tech industry now that she is joining a Silicon Valley boardroom for the first time.

French Open

Nadal closing in on La Decima

2017-05-24 10:21

The video of Dominic Thiem's win over Rafael Nadal will be in high demand for those harbouring hopes of stopping the Spaniard's march towards a 10th French Open crown.

WTA Tour

Sharapova gets wildcard into WTA Toronto event

2017-05-23 20:42

Former world number one Maria Sharapova, making a comeback after a 15-month doping ban, has been awarded a wildcard entry into the Toronto WTA tournament.

ATP Tour

Financial boost for SA tennis young gun

2017-05-23 08:20

South African tennis star Lloyd Harris has received a major financial boost from the Grand Slam Development Fund.

French Open

Wozniacki suffers French Open injury scare

2017-05-22 18:05

Caroline Wozniacki was forced to retire from her first-round match against Shelby Rogers in Strasbourg, throwing her status for the French Open into doubt.

French Open

Zverev downplays French Open chances

2017-05-22 13:05

German Alexander Zverev says he cannot rest on his laurels after beating Novak Djokovic to win the Italian Open.


Love 2 Meet

Which is your favourite Grand Slam of the year?

Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


With the Absa Premiership nearing its conclusion, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Bidvest Wits hold them off? A bridge too far for new boys Cape Town City FC? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.