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  • Federer to return to Brisbane to start 2015 season

    MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Roger Federer will return to the Brisbane International next January to start his 2015 season and warm up for the year's first grand slam at the Australian Open, organizers said on Monday. The 33-year-old lost to local favorite...
  • Unmarked trophy serves clue to lost tennis champion

    Unmarked trophy serves clue to lost tennis champion
    On a cluttered card table at a Westside estate sale, Sandy Marks spotted an antique silver trophy. It was a large bowl, so deeply tarnished that she struggled to read the inscription: Ojai Valley Tennis Club Men's Intercollegiate Singles Champion...
  • Pennetta returns to quarters with win over Dellacqua

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Flavia Pennetta reached the U.S. Open quarter-finals for the fifth time in seven years on Monday, beating Australian Casey Dellacqua 7-5 6-2. A semi-finalist 12 months ago, the Italian was two points away from losing the opening set,...
  • For Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, happiness is just being here, at U.S. Open

    For Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, happiness is just being here, at U.S. Open
    The glamour match, Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki, took center court Sunday, each player seeking to further her fame, fortune and happiness. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, match and tournament over, had already found hers. Happiness, that is. Certainly...
  • Federer advances to fourth round at U.S. Open

    Federer advances to fourth round at U.S. Open
    NEW YORK -- Grand slam king Roger Federer came back with renewed vigor after a weather delay to rout Spaniard Marcel Granollers 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 and charge into the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Sunday. The 42nd-ranked Granollers surprisingly led...
  • Federer roars into fourth round after rain delay

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Grand slam king Roger Federer came back with renewed vigour after a weather delay to rout Spaniard Marcel Granollers 4-6 6-1 6-1 6-1 and charge into the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Sunday. The 42nd-ranked Granollers surprisingly...
  • Wimbledon champ Kvitova upset in U.S. Open

    Wimbledon champ Kvitova upset in U.S. Open
    NEW YORK -- Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova joined a long list of women's upset victims at the U.S. Open when she was ousted in the third round on Saturday by 145th-ranked qualifier Aleksandra Krunic. The 21-year-old Serb fell onto her back in...
  • Serena Williams is only U.S. singles player still in the U.S. Open

    Serena Williams is only U.S. singles player still in the U.S. Open
    We may now have to think about Serena Williams as Custer, because she represents the last stand at the U.S. Open tennis tournament. That is, the last U.S. player standing. When the day began Saturday at the USTA Billie Jean King Tennis Center, there...
  • Wozniacki beats heat and Sharapova to reach quarters

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki beat the heat and Maria Sharapova 6-4 2-6 6-2 to move into the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open on Sunday as another top seed disappeared under a broiling Flushing Meadows sun. The brutal conditions turned...
  • Simon beats Ferrer to register first men's upset

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Frenchman Gilles Simon delivered the first big surprise in the men's draw at the U.S. Open, taking down fourth seed David Ferrer of Spain 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-3 to move into the fourth round on a sweltering Sunday at Flushing Meadows....
  • Wozniacki upsets Sharapova at U.S. Open

    Wozniacki upsets Sharapova at U.S. Open
    FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y. -- No. 10 Caroline Wozniacki upset former champion Maria Sharapova on Sunday to advance to the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open. Wozniacki was a 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 winner over the fifth-seeded Russian at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Sharapova...
  • On The Fly

    Final cut day around the NFL, and Michael Sam was one of them. He's trying to become the first openly gay player in the league, and he said, via Twitter, "the journey continues." Sam, a seventh-round draft pick, has always been considered a borderline...