Tennis

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 24th-August 28th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/28/2015

Chris Evert arrives on court before the final during day seven of the BNP Paribas WTA Finals tennis at the Singapore Sports Hub on October 26, 2014 in Singapore.  (Source: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tennis Instructor Jimmy Evret, Father Of Chris, Dies At 91

Jimmy Evert, a highly regarded tennis instructor whose students included his Grand Slam champion daughter, has died at age 91.

08/23/2015

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates his victory against Sergiy Stakhovsky of Ukraine during day three of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 12, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  (Source: Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Rafael Nadal Hopes To End Tough Season On High Note

Rafael Nadal hopes his hard work will pay off in a rewarding end of the season, starting this week in Cincinnati and extending into the U.S. Open.

08/18/2015

INDIAN WELLS, CA - MARCH 12:  Mardy Fish reacts to his overhead to win a point in his match against Ryan Harrison during the BNP Parisbas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 12, 2015 in Indian Wells, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Mardy Fish Says US Open To Be Last Tournament Of Career

Former top-10 player Mardy Fish says the U.S. Open will be the last tennis tournament of his career.

07/22/2015

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with the trophy after winning the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015 in London, England.  (Source: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Djokovic Beats Federer For Third Wimbledon Title

For the second year in a row, Novak Djokovic solved Roger Federer’s superb serve in the Wimbledon final.

07/12/2015

Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a forehand in his Gentlemens Singles Quarter Final match against Marin Cilic of Croatia during day nine of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2015 in London, England.  (Source: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Wimbledon Semis Set With Three Former Winners

Three of the four participants in the men’s semifinals Friday at Wimbledon – Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray – already have their names etched on the trophy.

07/09/2015

A view of the Arthur Ashe Stadium where the final piece of steel for the roof structure is being installed at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City on June 10, 2015.         (Source: KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Arthur Ashe Stadium A Step Closer To Finishing Retractable Roof

Tennis fans will notice a major change to the venue when attending this year’s U.S. Open.

06/11/2015

Rafael Nadal of Spain in action against Andy Murray of Great Britain in the final during day nine of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 10, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.  (Source: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Nadal: ‘I’m Not As Good’ As I Used To Be

Rafael Nadal is one of the most popular tennis players of this millennium.

05/12/2015

Tennis player Roger Federer attends "Moet Tiny Tennis" event at the French Embassy on May 5, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.  (Source: Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

Roger Federer Hologram To Debut At Tennis Hall Of Fame Museum

One of most popular players in tennis is getting some extra special recognition.

05/11/2015

Miami Open Tennis - Day 14

Djokovic Wins 5th Key Biscayne Title By Beating Murray

Novak Djokovic earned his fifth Key Biscayne title Sunday, beating Andy Murray for the seventh straight time and showing superior stamina in the heat to win the Miami Open final 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-0.

04/05/2015

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