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Nishikori retires during first set against Khachanov

Kei Nishikori has once again left the Gerry Weber Open with fitness questions. The 27-year-oldretired from his second-round match against Russia’s Karen Khachanov while trailing 3-2 in the first set on Thursday. Nishikori began walking gingerly in the fourth game after he brought up match point against the 38th-ranked Khachanov. ...

Sugita falls to Federer in Gerry Weber Open

/ Jun 21, 2017

Sugita falls to Federer in Gerry Weber Open

Swiss superstar Roger Federer ushered Yuichi Sugita to a first-round exit Tuesday at the Gerry Weber Open. World No. 5 and top seed Federer needed just 52 minutes to beat the 66th-ranked Sugita 6-3, 6-1 for the 1,100th win of his career, second behind ...

Murray stunned by lucky loser in Wimbledon warmup

/ Jun 21, 2017

Murray stunned by lucky loser in Wimbledon warmup

Top-ranked Andy Murray headed a list of high-profile departures in the first round at Queen’s on Tuesday, with the Wimbledon champion losing to a player who found out he was competing only on the morning of the match. Murray put in a sloppy and ...

/ Jun 15, 2017

Sharapova invited to Stanford tournament

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has received an invitation to play at the WTA’s Bank of the West Classic at the end of July as the Russian star continues her return from a doping suspension. Sharapova’s comeback from a 15-month doping ban will ...

Kamiji wins French Open women's wheelchair title

/ Jun 11, 2017

Kamiji wins French Open women's wheelchair title

Yui Kamiji won the French Open women’s wheelchair championship on Saturday for her second straight Grand Slam title. The 23-year-old Kamiji, the Rio Paralympic bronze medalist, defeated Germany’s Sabine Ellerbrock 7-5, 6-4 for her fourth career Grand Slam championship. “Regardless of how well I ...

Injured Sharapova pulls out of Wimbledon

/ Jun 11, 2017

Injured Sharapova pulls out of Wimbledon

Maria Sharapova is skipping the grass-court season and will not try to qualify for Wimbledon because she has not recovered from an injured left thigh. The five-time major champion and former No. 1-ranked player announced Saturday in a posting on her official Facebook account ...

Ostapenko upsets Halep to win French Open title

/ Jun 11, 2017

Ostapenko upsets Halep to win French Open title

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia used bold strokes and an unbending will to come back and stun No. 3 Simona Halep 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in an enthralling French Open final Saturday for the first title of her career. Ostapenko, ranked only 47th and just ...