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Qualifier Cuevas Upsets Seppi In Umag 2nd Round

UMAG, Croatia— Uruguay qualifier Pablo Cuevas upset sixth-seeded Andreas Seppi 6-3, 6-1 to make the Croatia Open quarterfinals on Thursday. Cuevas, held serve, played patiently...

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Top Seed Cirstea Falls, Svitolina Advances In Baku

BAKU, Azerbaijan— Top-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania took a 6-1, 6-1, 50-minute beating from Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the Baku Cup second round on Thursday. Cirstea, who had won all four previous matches against Voegele, held serve only once. …... Read More

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Pospisil Advances To Atlanta Open Quarterfinals

ATLANTA— Fourth-seeded Vasek Pospisil of Canada advanced to the Atlanta Open quarterfinals, beating Ukrainian qualifier Illya Marchenko 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday. In other second-round matches, Slovakia’s Lukas Lacko beat sixth-seeded Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 5-7, 6-1, 6-4; Israel’s Dudi Sela …... Read More

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Popisil Advances To Atlanta Open Quarterfinals

ATLANTA— Fourth-seeded Vasek Popisil of Canada advanced to the Atlanta Open quarterfinals, beating Ukrainian qualifier Illya Marchenko 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday. American Jack Sock topped New Zealand’s Michael Venus 6-4, 6-2 in another second-round match, and seventh-seeded Yen-hsun Lu of …... Read More




  • Robredo, Cilic, Rosol In Umag Quarterfinals

    UMAG, Croatia— Defending champion Tommy Robredo beat fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-4, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Croatia Open. Robredo, seeded... Read more

  • Cilic, Rosol In Umag Quarterfinals

    UMAG, Croatia— Third-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia beat Dutchman Igor Sijsling 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Croatia Open. It was... Read more

  • Bojanovski, Peer Reach Baku Quarterfinals

    BAKU, Azerbaijan— Former champion Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia returned to the Baku Cup quarterfinals by beating Katarzyna Piter of Poland 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday. Jovanovski,... Read more

  • Sock Advances In Atlanta Open

    ATLANTA— Jack Sock beat Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2, 6-4 in the first round of the BB&T Atlanta Open on Tuesday. Sock and partner Vasek Popisil won... Read more

  • Rosol, Berlocq And Montanes Win In Umag

    UMAG, Croatia— Fifth-seeded Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic needed a late rally to beat 100th-ranked Diego Sebastian Schwartzman 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (2) in the... Read more

  • 2-time Champ Bellucci Wins 1st Match At Swiss Open

    GSTAAD, Switzerland— Two-time champion Thomaz Bellucci won his first-round match at the Swiss Open on Tuesday, beating Gerald Melzer of Austria 6-3, 6-4. The 93rd-ranked... Read more

  • Top Seeds Cirstea, Svitolina Win Openers In Baku

    BAKU, Azerbaijan— Top seed Sorana Cirstea of Romania struggled past wild card Ons Jabeur of Tunisia 6-3, 6-3 to open her account in the Baku... Read more

  • Querrey Beats Johnson At Atlanta Open

    ATLANTA— Sam Querrey beat hometown buddy Steve Johnson 7-6 (3), 7-5 to open the BB&T Atlanta Open on Monday. Fellow American Donald Young lost in... Read more

  • Jovanovski Advances At Baku Cup

    BAKU, Azerbaijan— Fifth-seeded Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia survived a scare against Patricia Mayr-Achleitner of Austria, winning 2-6, 7-5, 6-3 Monday to advance to the second... Read more

  • Wild Card Tomic Wins Bogota Final

    BOGOTA, Colombia— Wild card Bernard Tomic denied Ivo Karlovic’s attempt to retain his Claro Open Colombia title, beating the second-seeded Croat 7-6 (5), 3-6, 7-6... Read more

  • Wozniacki Defeats Vinci To Win Istanbul Cup Title

    ISTANBUL— Caroline Wozniacki overpowered second-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 Sunday to win the Istanbul Cup final and clinch her first WTA title of the year... Read more

  • Wozniacki Through To Istanbul Semifinals

    ISTANBUL— Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark advanced to the semifinals of the Istanbul Cup on Friday after being taken to three sets by eighth-seeded Karolina... Read more

  • Nicolas Almagro Of Spain Withdraws From US Open

    NEW YORK— Nicolas Almagro has withdrawn from the U.S. Open. The 27th-ranked Spaniard hasn’t played since retiring from his first-round match at the French Open... Read more

  • Barthel Advances To Swedish Open Semifinals

    BASTAD, Sweden— Mona Barthel of Germany beat Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 6-2, 7-6 in the Swedish Open quarterfinals on Friday. The 54th-ranked Kanepi was the... Read more

  • Barthel Advances To Swedish Open Semisfinals

    BASTAD, Sweden— Mona Barthel of Germany beat Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 6-2, 7-6 in the Swedish Open quarterfinals on Friday. The 54th-ranked Kanepi was the... Read more

  • 6 Men Arrested Over International Match Fixing

    MELBOURNE, Australia— Australia’s Victoria state police say six men have been arrested over an alleged international tennis match-fixing syndicate. The Victoria Police said in a... Read more


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