Simona Halep divorcing Toni Iuruc one year after wedding

Wimbledon champion Simona Halep is reportedly getting divorced from her billionaire husband, Romanian business tycoon Toni Iuruc, less than a year after they tied the knot. Iuruc confirmed the split, telling Romanian reporters that it was a mutual decision, according to news.com.au. They would have celebrated their first wedding anniversary on Sept. 15. “We decided … Read more

Rafael Nadal moves closer to Roger Federer

Scoring a bagel is always helpful, especially when someone delivers it on the most notable scene at Majors. Since the start of the Open era in 1968, six players have achieved at least 42 6-0 sets at the Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon and the US Open. Andre Agassi leads the field with 50, followed … Read more

Rafael Nadal follows Novak Djokovic’s record

Since the start of the Open era, there have been six rivalries with 17 victories for one player and none for the other. Bjorn Borg beat Vitas Gerulaitis 17 times without a loss, and Ivan Lendl repeated that against Tim Mayotte in the upcoming years. Roger Federer is 17-0 against David Ferrer and Mikhail Youzhny, … Read more

Serena Williams amazing career comes to an end at US Open

Serena Williams bids farewell to the sport she dominated for so longPhoto: Getty Images The first time I wrote “professionally” about Serena Williams, back when Bleacher Report was still an onslaught of slideshows, I called her overrated. I was just out of college, and my terrible, awful, horrendous take was she didn’t win as much … Read more