Federer and Nadal face German qualifiers at French Open

Sports 05/29/19, 02:17

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal play German qualifiers in second-round matches at the French Open.Federer faces 144th-ranked Oscar Otte in the main stadium, Court Philippe Chatrier.Nadal meets 114th-ranked Yannick Maden on Court Suzanne Lenglen.Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a shot against ...

Konta beats Bertens to reach Italian Open semifinals

Sports 05/18/19, 08:31

Johanna Konta rallied past sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours on Saturday to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career.Konta's only previous final on clay came recently in Rabat, Morocco, ...

Djokovic beats Thiem to reach Madrid Open final

Sports 05/11/19, 11:57

Novak Djokovic defeated Dominic Thiem 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) to reach the Madrid Open final for the third time.Djokovic outplayed Thiem in both tiebreakers, converting on his first match point to set up a final against either Rafael Nadal or ...

Nadal beats Struff to reach Barcelona Open semifinals

Tennis 04/26/19, 12:04

Rafael Nadal brushed off a challenge from German Jan-Lennard Struff to earn a 7-5, 7-5 win and a place in the Barcelona Open semifinals on Friday.The top-seeded Nadal will next face either Dominic Thiem or Guido Pella as he seeks ...

Teen Shapovalov earns early morning win at Miami Open

Sports 03/27/19, 08:04

Denis Shapovalov worked the late-night shift to reach the quarterfinals at the Miami Open.The 19-year-old Canadian left-hander beat 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (3) in a match that started following a two-hour rain delay and ended shortly ...

In-form Tsitsipas reaches final of Dubai Championships

Sports 03/01/19, 11:37

Stefanos Tsitsipas reached the final of the Dubai Championships by beating Gael Monfils 4-6, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4) on Friday, keeping the rising star from Greece on course for back-to-back ATP titles.Roger Federer, who is looking to win his 100th ...

Federer reaches semis in Dubai as he chases 100th title

Sports 02/28/19, 14:12

Roger Federer is two matches away from his 100th career title after beating Marton Fucsovics 7-6 (6), 6-4 on Thursday to reach the Dubai Championships semifinals.Federer faced two set points in the tiebreaker but Fucsovics hit two forehands into the ...

Nadal keeps heavy Australian loss to Djokovic in perspective

Tennis 01/27/19, 09:16

Lesser experienced players than Rafael Nadal have felt destroyed by the kind of defeat Novak Djokovic inflicted on him in the Australian Open final.Nadal secured his spot in Sunday's championship match by conceding just six games in an overwhelming semifinal ...

Update: Djokovic, Pouille start Australian Open semi

Tennis 01/25/19, 03:47

The Latest at the Australian Open on Friday (all times local):7:45 p.m.Novak Djokovic and Lucas Pouille have started their Australian Open semifinal under the lights at Rod Laver Arena.The top-seeded Djokovic is contesting his 34th career Grand Slam semifinal. He ...

Column: Don’t write off Serena or Federer just yet

Sports 01/23/19, 09:34

Tempting as it might be, don't write off Serena Williams or Roger Federer just yet.Sure, both are 37, and they're showing their age.Yes, both are gone from the Australian Open, each with a loss to a far-younger opponent. Williams exited ...

Federer, 37, shocked by Tsitsipas, 20, at Australian Open

Tennis 01/20/19, 07:20

Roger Federer's bid for a third consecutive Australian Open title ended in a surprising 6-7 (11), 7-6 (3), 7-5, 7-6 (5) loss to 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas, the first player from Greece to reach a Grand Slam quarterfinal.The key stat Sunday ...

Australian Open: Kvitova, Federer, Nadal in action

Tennis 01/19/19, 19:32

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova opens play at Rod Laver Arena on Day 7 of the Australian Open with a match against 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova.Anisimova has beaten two seeded players on her way to the fourth round and a ...

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