Latest Sofia Kenin News

Can tennis, pickleball and padel co-exist? The folks in charge of the French Open think so

Jun. 07, 2024 06:01 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Amélie Mauresmo removed her black blazer and prepared to get into the swing of things on the grounds of the French Open. Tennis, anyone? Nope, not on this day. Instead of a racket, Mauresmo — a two-time major champion and former No. 1-ranked tennis player — was...

Djokovic wins his opener at the Italian Open after a month off. Defending champ Rybakina withdraws

May. 10, 2024 16:40 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — Novak Djokovic took a little while to get going in his first match in nearly a month. He cleaned up his game after dropping his first two service games with some sloppy play, though, and completed a 6-3, 6-1 win over left-handed French qualifier Corentin Moutet in his...

A jury awards $9 million to a player who sued the US Tennis Association over sexual abuse by a coach

May. 07, 2024 13:03 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A tennis player was awarded $9 million in damages by a jury in federal court in Florida after accusing the U.S. Tennis Association of failing to protect her from a coach she said sexually abused her at one of its training centers when she was a teenager. The...