British hope Konta sent packing by 'lucky loser'

2018-01-18 07:50

British hope Johanna Konta's love affair with the Australian Open came to an abrupt end y when she was bundled out in the second round.

Konta sees positives in 'open' women's Grand Slam

2018-01-14 19:05

Johanna Konta believes that the lack of a clear favourite for the Australian Open reflects the growing strength in depth of women's tennis.

Radwanska ends Konta's Sydney International defence

2018-01-09 10:40

Former champion Agnieszka Radwanska ended Johanna Konta's Sydney International defense with a 6-3, 7-5 win Tuesday to advance to the second round.

Konta: Do NOT rule Serena out

2017-12-17 21:27

Johanna Konta says no-one should rule out Serena Williams successfully defending her Australian Open crown next month.

Konta splits from coach, cuts season short

2017-10-18 19:39

Johanna Konta has split from her coach and says she will not play in the remaining tennis tournaments this season.

Muguruza advances, Konta out as Sharapova returns at US Open

2017-08-28 23:07

Reigning Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza advanced while British seventh seed Johanna Konta was ousted at the US Open.

Venus stands in way of Konta's history bid

2017-07-12 19:05

Johanna Konta is bidding to become the first British woman to reach the Wimbledon final for 40 years when she faces Venus Williams.

Venus rising as Konta eyes Halep revenge

2017-07-11 08:15

Venus Williams is ready to roll back the years as the American star eyes a place in the Wimbledon semi-finals.

Konta first British woman in last-eight for 33 years

2017-07-10 16:34

Sixth seed Johanna Konta has became the first British woman for 33 years to make the Wimbledon quarter-finals.

Wimbledon favourite Konta books Round 4 spot

2017-07-07 18:25

Johanna Konta, the bookmakers' new favourite to win the Wimbledon women's title, cruised into the fourth round with a straight sets win over Maria Sakkari.


Rejuvenated Konta off to fast start at Open

2018-01-16 08:55

Johanna Konta showed no signs of her recent injury troubles as she dismantled Madison Brengle to continue the dismal US start to the year's first Grand Slam.

Konta 'facing challenges' after poor start to year

2018-01-10 08:31

Johanna Konta admitted she was facing "challenges" at the start of the season but insisted she would take the positives after injury.

Konta retires injured from Brisbane quarter-final

2018-01-04 10:24

British number one Johanna Konta became the latest casualty ahead of the Australian Open when she retired during her Brisbane International quarter-final.

Stephens, Konta to play Sydney International

2017-11-10 07:14

US Open titlist Sloane Stephens and defending champion Johanna Konta will boost a strong women's draw for the Sydney International in January.

Konta thrashed in China Open first round

2017-10-01 16:51

The China Open claimed its first high-profile victims with Britain's Johanna Konta and Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia falling.

History on line as Konta faces Venus showdown

2017-07-13 09:07

Johanna Konta has set her sights on Wimbledon history as the world No 7 aims to become the first British woman to reach the final for 40 years when she faces Venus Williams.

Konta ends Britain's 39-year wait for women's Wimbledon semi-finalist

2017-07-11 20:04

Johanna Konta became the first British woman to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals for 39 years as she beat Simona Halep in three tight sets.

Konta, Halep trade barbs ahead of Wimbledon clash

2017-07-10 19:19

Johanna Konta and Simona Halep warmed up for their Wimbledon quarter-final grudge match by trading verbal volleys.

Wimbledon defends shunting women off top courts

2017-07-10 16:31

Wimbledon defended shunting top women players onto the outside courts on "Manic Monday".

Konta can win Wimbledon after ‘most important win’

2017-07-06 11:38

Johanna Konta won what could well be the most important match of her career, and can go on to become the first British woman to win Wimbledon in 40 years.

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