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Sharapova out of Wimbledon due to wrist injury

MOSCOW -- A left wrist injury and psychological unpreparedness forced Maria Sharapova to retire from Wimbledon, Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) president Shamil Tarpishchev told TASS over the phone on Tuesday.

Wimbledon set for huge expansion

Wimbledon's expansion plans have taken a huge step forward after the neighbouring golf club in London voted to sell its land.

Grand Slams to keep 32 seeds in 2019

The four major tennis tournaments will continue to seed 32 players for men's and women's singles draws, after the Grand Slam Board (GSB) announced on Thursday it had reversed an earlier decision to halve the number.