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September 5, 2015 8:27 PM US Open 2015: Roger Federer & Petra Kvitova reach fourth round

Five-time champion Roger Federer brushed aside the challenge of Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber to reach the US Open fourth round. Second seed Federer lost his serve for the first time since Wimbledon in a commanding 6-3 6-4 6-4 victory. The Swiss, 34, will next play 13th seed John Isner, 30, of the United States. In the women's draw, Czech fifth seed Petra 8

June 25, 2015 12:33 AM Bouchard retires injured in Eastbourne

Eugenie Bouchard said the abdominal injury that forced her to retire from a third-round match at Eastbourne on Wednesday would not stop her lining up next week at Wimbledon, where she was runner-up last year. “I’m going to play no matter what, even if I’m on one leg,” said Bouchard, who was losing 6-4, 3-0 to Belinda Bencic of Switzerland when she retired 73

June 23, 2015 10:57 PM Ferrer falls to Baghdatis

Top seed David Ferrer lost to Marcos Baghdatis 6-2, 7-6(4) in the second round of the Aegon Nottingham Open here on Tuesday. It was the Cypriot’s first win against a top-10 player in two years. The 33-year-old Ferrer was making his first Nottingham appearance in 11 years. Important results: At Nottingham: ATP Aegon Open: Second round: Marcos Baghdatis 16

April 20, 2015 8:44 PM Sharapova's perfect Stuttgart record goes on the line

Reigning French Open champion Maria Sharapova will begin her clay-court campaign, as she looks to continue her dominance at the Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart. The world number two has never lost at the WTA Premier event in Germany, claiming the title at her first attempt in 2012 - and defending it each of the following two years. The event has been one propeller

April 20, 2015 7:33 PM Andrea Petkovic withdraws from Tennis Grand Prix

Andrea Petkovic withdraws from Tennis Grand Prix World number 11 Andrea Petkovic has withdrawn from the Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, which got under way on Monday. Petkovic competed for Germany in their 3-2 Fed Cup defeat to Russia at the weekend but has withdrawn from this week's WTA Premier event with an apparent thigh problem. "Really sorry to announce

April 20, 2015 7:12 PM Petkovic withdraws from Tennis Grand Prix

World number 11 Andrea Petkovic has withdrawn from the Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, which got under way on Monday. Petkovic competed for Germany in their 3-2 Fed Cup defeat to Russia at the weekend but has withdrawn from this week's WTA Premier event with an apparent thigh problem. "Really sorry to announce that I have withdrawn from the Porsche Tennis

April 20, 2015 12:22 AM Czech Republic, Russia in Fed Cup final

OSTRAVA - Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova sent holders the Czech Republic into their fourth Fed Cup final in five years after breezing past France's Caroline Garcia in straight sets here on Sunday. On the hardcourt of the CEZ Arena in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava, the left-handed world number four beat 29th-ranked Garcia 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 32 minutes 5

April 19, 2015 5:52 PM Czech Rep, Russia in Fed Cup final

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic: Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova sent holders the Czech Republic into their fourth Fed Cup final in five years after breezing past France’s Caroline Garcia in straight sets here on Sunday. On the hardcourt of the CEZ Arena in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava, the left-handed world number four beat 29th-ranked Garcia 6-4, 6-4 in an hour and 32 minutes 9

April 13, 2015 1:20 AM American Keys to play for Family Circle title against Kerber

Madison Keys hopes to show she can play championship tennis on any surface out there. The 20-year-old American reached the Family Circle Cup final with a dominating, 6-1, 6-4 victory over Lucie Hradecka on Saturday. It extended an unlikely run of success for the seventh-seeded Keys on what she's acknowledged is not her favorite type of court. "It's still 13

April 12, 2015 8:07 PM Angelique Kerber storms back to win Family Circle Cup over Madison Keys

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Angelique Kerber rallied past Madison Keys to win the Family Circle Cup on Sunday, capturing six of the last seven games for a 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 victory. This was Kerber's fourth WTA title and first since Linz in 2013. The German broke serve five times against an opponent who hadn't lost serve all week. She fell to the ground and covered 9