Tags: Stephens, Sloane

In Tennis, Another Battle Over Prize Money Looms

Professional tennis players are up in arms again about prize money, and a large group of them, including Novak Djokovic and Sloane Stephens, are attempting to push the four Grand Slam tournaments to commit a greater percentage of their revenue to the players. The group, led by the veteran Vasek Pospisil of Canada but lacking…

2019 French Open: Johanna Konta and Marketa Vondrousova Reach Semifinals

PARIS — On her first four trips to the French Open, Johanna Konta could seemingly do nothing right. This time, she can do no wrong. The 26th-seeded Konta reached the semifinals with a 6-1, 6-4 demolition of the seventh-seeded Sloane Stephens on Tuesday afternoon, taking firm control of the match early in the first set…