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  • Cibulkova home and dry in rain-soaked Malaysia

    Cibulkova home and dry in rain-soaked Malaysia

    16 Apr 2014 17:12

    Top seed Dominika Cibulkova finally got on court Wednesday and registered a crushing 6-1, 6-3 win over Turkey's Pemra Ãzgen in another rain-interrupted day at the BMW Malaysian Open.The Slovakian world number 10's game was delayed due to

  • defending champ Pliskova cruises through Malaysian Open fir

    defending champ Pliskova cruises through Malaysian Open fir

    15 Apr 2014 17:16

    Czech tennis star Karolina Pliskova easily beat Serbia's Aleksandra Krunic Tuesday in the first round of the BMW Malaysian Open.The third seed, who won the competition last year as her first and only WTA title, thrashed her opponent 6-2,

  • French Open prize money up by over 10 percent

    French Open prize money up by over 10 percent

    15 Apr 2014 17:15

    Prize money for this year's French Open will top 25 million euros ($34.5 million), more than 10 percent up on 2013, the French Tennis Federation announced on Tuesday.The men's and women's singles champions will each receive 1.65 million

  • Verdasco powers into Houston semi-finals

    Verdasco powers into Houston semi-finals

    12 Apr 2014 05:02

    Fernando Verdasco booked his first ATP semi-final of 2014 on Friday, powering home to beat Donald Young 7-6 (7/1), 6-1 in the US Men's Clay Cour

  • Federer back in Monte Carlo

    Federer back in Monte Carlo

    08 Apr 2014 20:01

    Roger Federer, fresh from helping Switzerland into the Davis Cup semi-finals, has accepted a late invitation to play in the Monte Carlo Masters,

  • Andy Murray embarks on search for new coach

    Andy Murray embarks on search for new coach

    08 Apr 2014 14:58

    Wimbledon champion Andy Murray revealed on Tuesday that he will soon begin his search for a new coach and hopes to have appointed one by the Fre

  • Federer fires Switzerland into Davis Cup semi-finals

    Federer fires Switzerland into Davis Cup semi-finals

    07 Apr 2014 09:18

    Roger Federer, the 17-time Grand Slam title winner, and Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka won their reverse singles as Switzerland be

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  • Alize Cornet wins fourth career title in Poland

    Alize Cornet wins fourth career title in Poland

    14 Apr 2014 08:57

    France's Alize Cornet won her fourth career title on Sunday when she saved a match point on her way to a 7-6 (7/3), 5-7, 7-5 victory over Italy's Camila Giorgi in the Katowice final.Cornet, the world 22, added the Poland title to trophie

  • Caroline Garcia upsets Jankovic to open WTA account in Bogo

    Caroline Garcia upsets Jankovic to open WTA account in Bogo

    14 Apr 2014 08:51

    France's Caroline Garcia opened her WTA account in Bogota on Sunday, the world number 74 taking her first title with a 6-3, 6-4 upset over Serbian top seed and former world number one Jelena Jankovic.Garcia, the 20-year-old fifth seed, m

  • Second-seeded Robredo ousted in Houston

    Second-seeded Robredo ousted in Houston

    11 Apr 2014 09:49

    Colombia's Santiago Giraldo sent second-seeded Tommy Robredo packing Thursday, while two other seeded Spaniards made it safely into the quarter-finals of the US Men's Clay Court Championship.Giraldo saved all four break points he faced e

  • Rafa Nadal still king in claycourt game of thrones

    Rafa Nadal still king in claycourt game of thrones

    11 Apr 2014 09:47

    It's not quite mission impossible, but the first shots in the battle to dethrone Rafael Nadal as French Open champion are about to be fired in the upmarket surrounds of the Monte Carlo Country Club.These skirmishes follow a similar pat

  • Germany's Dustin Brown ousts top seed Isner in Houston

    Germany's Dustin Brown ousts top seed Isner in Houston

    10 Apr 2014 09:00

    Germany's Dustin Brown upset top seeded American John Isner in three sets to reach the quarter-finals of the US men's clay court championships on Wednesday.The world number 101 Brown outlasted the hard-hitting defending champ Isner 6-4,

  • Sloane Stephens to lead US Fed Cup team against France

    Sloane Stephens to lead US Fed Cup team against France

    10 Apr 2014 08:56

    World number 18 Sloane Stephens will lead the United States when they host France in a Fed Cup World Group playoff in St. Louis, Missouri, this month.The US Tennis Association and Fed Cup captain Mary Joe Fernandez announced the US squ

  • Stepanek upbeat on Berdych's Davis Cup comeback

    Stepanek upbeat on Berdych's Davis Cup comeback

    09 Apr 2014 11:25

    Radek Stepanek said Tuesday he believed Tomas Berdych will return for the semi-final against France in September after missing holders the Czech Republic's quarter-final win over Japan last weekend."We know that if we want to succeed a

  • Veteran Lleyton Hewitt eases past Polansky

    Veteran Lleyton Hewitt eases past Polansky

    09 Apr 2014 11:24

    Aussie veteran Lleyton Hewitt continues to turn back the clock in 2014 by toppling Canadian Peter Polansky in three sets Tuesday in the first round of the US men's clay court championships.The 33-year-old Australian No. 1 has enjoyed a

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