Female Tennis Player Makes History, Has To Answer Sexist Question

This is Eugenie Bouchard. She is a 19-year-old professional tennis player and she just made history, by becoming the first Canadian woman to advance to the semi-finals of the Australian Open in nearly thirty years. But who cares about that, because what's apparently most important about her is who she's dating! » 1/21/14 11:30pm 1/21/14 11:30pm

Racket-Toting Tornado Serena Williams is AP Female Athlete of the Year

For the third time in her 18-year professional career, Serena Williams has been awarded AP's Female Athlete of the Year. With a record of 78-4 (with a 34-match winning streak), 11 titles, and a couple more Grand Slams under her belt, she racked up 55 of the 96 votes. 2012 AP women's college basketball Player of the… » 12/25/13 4:00pm 12/25/13 4:00pm

Pippa Middleton Loves Day Drinking, Hates Watching Women's Tennis

Pippa Middleton's latest column for the British political rag the Spectator (she has a column for the British political rag the Spectator) takes on the topic of Wimbledon. "Wimbers is tennis at its best, the grandest of all slams," writes the younger Middleton sister. "Which is why I like to go every year, at least… » 6/28/13 4:40pm 6/28/13 4:40pm

Tennis Ref Accused Of Killing Husband With A Coffee Mug Did Not Kill…

This summer we told you the odd tale of Lois Goodman, a 70-year old tennis official that had been on her way to officiate a day of matches at the U.S. Open when police re-routed her to jail, arrested on suspicion of bludgeoning her husband to death with a coffee mug. Today, Goodman is a free woman, and has been… » 12/23/12 4:20pm 12/23/12 4:20pm

Dumb White Tennis Player Thinks It's a Great Idea to Mock Serena…

During a recent match against Maria Sharapova, 22-year-old Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki decided to break out a hilarious impression of Serena Williams in which she stuffed the bust and butt of her uniform with towels to mimic Williams' body shape. Even better, this was a repeat performance. Wozniacki has… » 12/11/12 4:50pm 12/11/12 4:50pm

The World's No. 1 Junior Tennis Player, Taylor Townsend, Has Been Told…

Taylor Townsend, a 16-year-old tennis prodigy from Chicago, is the numero uno junior girls' tennis player in the world, the reigning Australian Open singles champion and the junior Wimbledon doubles champion, and on Thursday she won two matches at the U.S. Open's junior tournament. She's awesome, is what we're getting… » 9/07/12 3:20pm 9/07/12 3:20pm

French Tennis Pro Gilles Simon Is Ripped A New One For Saying Female…

To say that Gilles Simon, currently seeded 13th in France and just elected to the ATP Player Council, "put his foot in his mouth" in an interview on Monday would be inaccurate; more aptly, he intentionally, with forethought and hubris, said something fucking dumb as a rock. Right after the anniversary of Title IX,… » 6/30/12 5:30pm 6/30/12 5:30pm