Serena Williams: ‘Almost the end of an era’ with American icon set to retire....

It is almost the end of an era. Serena Williams, the 23-time Grand Slam singles champion, one of the greatest tennis players of all time and a sporting icon, is set to retire. It is difficult to imagine tennis without the...

Roger Federer to retire after Laver Cup in September

Roger Federer, one of the greatest players of all time, will retire from top-level tennis after the Laver Cup in London this month. The 20-time Grand Slam champion has not played since Wimbledon 2021, after which he had a third...

Carlos Alcaraz: Meet the US Open champion compared to Roger Federer – and salad

He has been compared to Roger Federer by his coach. And his mix of talents, according to Rafael Nadal, are like the ingredients of a good salad. There are many ways to describe Carlos Alcaraz - but there is no...

Covid: First rise in infections in UK since July

Covid infection rates have increased in the UK for the first time since the middle of July, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). One in 70 tested positive, with the largest rise in secondary school children in the...

Can the NHS learn from Germany’s health system?

We love the NHS. We clapped for health workers and carers in the first wave of the pandemic. A large majority of us want to keep an NHS which is free at the point of use for all. But public...

Roger Federer ‘stopped believing’ he could continue playing amid injury problems

Roger Federer says his decision to retire came after he "stopped believing" he could continue playing because of injuries. The 20-time Grand Slam champion is retiring from the sport after this weekend's Laver Cup in London. The Swiss, 41, has not...

Roger Federer hopes to ‘party again together’ with fans after retirement

Roger Federer hopes he "can party together" in the future with his legions of fans across the world after retiring from professional tennis. The 20-time major champion played his last competitive match in emotional scenes at the Laver Cup on...

Roger Federer retires: Swiss great played tennis with a balletic grace beyond modern compare

I was barely a month into this job when I suggested Roger Federer would never win another Grand Slam title. The then 17-time Grand Slam champion had just turned 32, lost to Sergiy Stakhovsky in the second round of Wimbledon...

Tyson Fury claims Anthony Joshua fight is off | ‘It’s officially over for Joshua!’

Tyson Fury took to social media to announce that his proposed fight with Anthony Joshua would not be happening. Fury has declared on social media that his fight against Joshua is off after a contract was not finalised by a...

Dillian Whyte says Tyson Fury must ‘shut up’ on social media if he wants...

Dillian Whyte says he is ready to step in and fight Anthony Joshua if his meeting with Tyson Fury falls through; Whyte is eyeing a return to the ring in December having lost to Fury at Wembley earlier this...