Tennis

Federer out of Cincinnati with bad back; Nadal to…

Wimbledon champ Roger Federer out of Masters event in Cincinnati because of ailing back

Pliskova sweeps into Cincinnati semis, Nadal…

Defending champion Karolina Pliskova pulled off a doubleheader sweep at the Western & Southern Open, reaching the semifinals by winning a pair of matches with little rest in-between

Victoria Azarenka Could Miss U.S. Open Due to…

Victoria Azarenka could be forced to miss the U.S. Open due to a custody battle with her child's father, according to post the tennis start made Thursday.

Injuries, upsets for men in Cincinnati; Halep, Konta advance

Injuries and upsets are wrecking the men's side of the Western & Southern Open.

Orange County beats San Diego in World TeamTennis finals

The Orange County Breakers defeated the defending champion San Diego Aviators 22-18 to win their first Mylan World TeamTennis championship

Sock calls Citi Open surface probably 'worst court on tour'

American Jack Sock called the surface at the Citi Open "probably the worst court on tour" after losing to Kevin Anderson in the semifinals on Saturday

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Zverev dominates Anderson in Washington to win Citi Open

Alexander Zverev finished off a dominating run at the Citi Open with an easy 6-4, 6-4 victory over Kevin Anderson for his fourth title of the year

Former French Open finalist Errani gets 2-month…

Former French Open finalist Sara Errani must serve a two-month ban for doping

Murray out of Cincinnati event because of hip…

Andy Murray has pulled out of next week's Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati because of an ongoing hip injury

Errani insists she is not a cheat after 2-month doping ban

Former French Open finalist Sara Errani struggled to hold back the tears as she insisted she is not a cheat after being handed a two-month doping ban

Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal and No. 2 Roger Federer cruised to easy victories in their opening matches at the Rogers Cup

Federer reaches Rogers Cup final

Roger Federer reaches Rogers Cup final with win against Robin Haase

Maria Sharapova granted wild-card entry into US…

Maria Sharapova granted wild-card invitation for U.S. Open main draw; her first major in 1 ½ years after sitting out 15 months for drug ban

Nadal, Pliskova advance at Cincinnati on day of…

Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova _ the No. 1 seeds in the Western & Southern Open _ advanced with straight-set wins on a day when other top players fell

'14 US Open runner-up Kei Nishikori latest out of…

Kei Nishikori is the latest top player to pull out of the U.S. Open because of an injury

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Azarenka says she might skip US Open because of…

Victoria Azarenka says her participation in the U.S. Open is in doubt because she might not be able to bring her baby son with her to New York as a result of her separation from the child's father

Nadal, Pliskova get matches rained out in…

The top seeds at the Western & Southern Open waited hours through rain before their matches were postponed late Thursday night, setting up a chaotic finish

2011 champ Stosur withdraws from US Open with injured hand

2011 champ Samantha Stosur withdraws from US Open with injured right hand

Surprise 2009 US Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin retires

Surprise 2009 U.S. Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin says she is retiring from tennis at age 25

Keys, Vandeweghe advance to finals at Stanford Classic

Madison Keys and Coco Vandeweghe each won in straight sets to advance to the finals of the Stanford Bank of the West Classic

Lochte finishes fifth in 100-meter backstroke

In his first USA Swimming-sanctioned event after a 10-month suspension for his behavior at Rio de Janeiro Olympics, Ryan Lochte finished fifth in the men's 100 meter backstroke final with a time of 55.16 seconds at the U.S. Open

Madison Keys outslugs CoCo Vandeweghe to win at Stanford

Madison Keys and CoCo Vandeweghe had never played on opposite sides of the net, just together on Fed Cup for the U.S., bonding and becoming friends during that extended stay in Australia in April last year.

Kohlschreiber beats Sousa for Generali Open title

Kohlschreiber earns 8th career title by defeating Sousa 6-3, 6-4 in final of Generali Open

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Bouchard loses in 1st round of Rogers Cup

Eugenie Bouchard loses to Donna Vekic in 1st round of Rogers Cup

Canadian Shapovalov advances to 2nd round of Rogers Cup

Canadian Denis Shapovalov advances to 2nd round of Rogers Cup

Kypson, Kratzer win 18-year-old titles, earn US Open spots

Patrick Kypson, Ashley Kratzer win 18-year-old titles, earn US Open spots