Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

Three to See: Federer-Tsitsipas, Kvitova-Anisimova, Tiafoe-Dimitrov

Three young stars will try to make big statements against battle-tested veterans.

Jan 19, 2019
by Steve Tignor

For Tsitsipas, tennis is as much about learning as it is about winning

For this 20-year-old Greek, life on tour is as much about learning as it is winning.

Jan 18, 2019
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 6: Djokovic-Shapovalov, Venus-Halep, Osaka-Hsieh

The world No. 1 and the young Canadian have never met before.

Jan 18, 2019
by Steve Tignor

After two rounds, Serena and Novak remain the clear-cut Oz favorites

Their similarly systematic second-round wins augur more Australian Open hardware.

Jan 17, 2019
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 5: Rising stars Anisimova, Sabalenka meet Down Under

Also: Caroline Wozniacki will meet Maria Sharapova, and Rafael Nadal faces Alex de Minaur.

Jan 17, 2019
by Steve Tignor

As player & person, there’s more to Alex de Minaur than meets the eye

As player & person, there’s more to Alex de Minaur than meets the eye

Jan 16, 2019
by Steve Tignor

Three to See, Day 4: Serena-Bouchard, Djokovic-Tsonga, Halep-Kenin

Serena Williams will have her form tested by the resurgent Canadian. 

Jan 16, 2019
by Steve Tignor

What’s Venus Williams’ secret to everlasting tennis life?

Always knowing who she is—as she showed in her three-set win over Mihaela Buzarnescu.

Jan 15, 2019
by Steve Tignor