Tennis

Garcia-Lopez Outlasts Young In 3 Sets

Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, of Spain, reacts after defeating Donald Young 6-7 (4), 6-3, 7-6 (6) in a match at the Winston-Salem Open tennis tournament in Winston-Salem, N.C., Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, of Spain, reacts after defeating Donald Young 6-7 (4), 6-3, 7-6 (6) in a match at the Winston-Salem Open tennis tournament in Winston-Salem, N.C., Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.— Guillermo Garcia-Lopez battled through a third-set tiebreaker before beating 11th-seeded Donald Young of the 6-7 (4-7), 6-3, 7-6 (8-6) on Wednesday in the...

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Wozniacki Upset By Giorgi At Connecticut Open

NEW HAVEN, Conn.— Four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki was upset 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday by Camila Giorgi of Italy in the second round of the Connecticut Open. Giorgi, who beat Wozniacki in last year’s U.S. Open, dominated the service game, facing just …... Read More

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U.S. Open Seeds List

1. Novak Djokovic, Serbia 2. Roger Federer, Switzerland 3. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland 4. David Ferrer, Spain 5. Milos Raonic, Canada 6. Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic 7. Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria 8. Andy Murray, Great Britain 9. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, France 10. Kei …... Read More




  • WTA Connecticut Open Results

    Alison Riske, United States, def. Flavia Pennetta (6), Italy, 6-1, 7-6 (3). Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, def. Caroline Garcia, France, 7-5, 6-2. Magdalena Rybarikova,... Read more

  • Isner Wins In Straight Sets At Winston-Salem Open

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.— John Isner admits that he usually has a rough time in his first tournament match. After the way he bounced back in his... Read more

  • WTA Connecticut Open Results

    Alison Riske, United States, def. Flavia Pennetta (6), Italy, 6-1, 7-6 (3). Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, def. Caroline Garcia, France, 7-5, 6-2. Magdalena Rybarikova,... Read more

  • U.S. Open Seeds List

    1. Novak Djokovic, Serbia 2. Roger Federer, Switzerland 3. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland 4. David Ferrer, Spain 5. Milos Raonic, Canada 6. Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic... Read more

  • FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2013, file photo, Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller watches from the sidelines as Ohio plays against Florida A&M during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Columbus, Ohio. Miller, among the top contenders for the Heisman Trophy, reportedly reinjured his throwing shoulder during practice. The report about the two-time Big Ten offensive player of the year comes with just more than two weeks before the No. 5 Buckeyes open the season. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)

    Miller’s Injury Sting Big Ten’s Playoff Hopes

    This is bigger than the Buckeyes. Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller is done for the season because of a shoulder injury. The senior needs surgery... Read more

  • Robredo Upset At Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.— Tommy Robredo became the first high seed eliminated at the Winston-Salem Open, falling to France’s Nicolas Mahut 6-1, 7-6 (7-0) in the second... Read more

  • Anderson Wins In 3 Sets Vs. Mannarino

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.— South Africa’s Kevin Anderson had to overcome a shaky second set Tuesday to beat France’s Adrian Mannarino 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 in the second... Read more

  • American Riske Upsets Pennetta In New Haven

    NEW HAVEN, Conn.— American Alison Riske upset sixth-seeded Italian Flavia Pennetta 6-1. 7-6 (3)Tuesday in the second round of the Connecticut Open, the final tuneup... Read more

  • Miami Open New Name For Key Biscayne Tennis

    MIAMI— It’s not uncommon for the top stars in tennis to refer to South Florida’s premier tournament simply as Miami, even though that has never... Read more

  • Roger Federer, from Switzerland, celebrates after defeating David Ferrer, from Spain, 6-3, 1-6, 6-2, in a final match at the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

    Past US Open Champs Djokovic, Federer Seeded 1-2

    NEW YORK— Top-ranked Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open, and five-time champion Roger Federer is No. 2, meaning they could meet... Read more

  • Miami Open New Name For Key Biscayne Tennis

    MIAMI— South Florida’s biggest tennis tournament is being renamed. The annual event on Key Biscayne will be known for the next five years as The... Read more

  • Rafael Nadal of Spain lifts the US Open Championship trophy as he celebrates winning the 2013 US Open. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

    Nadal Won’t Defend U.S. Open Title Because of Wrist

    Reigning champion Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open because of an injury for the second time in three years Monday, leaving Novak Djokovic... Read more

  • Ukraine-Belgium Davis Cup Playoff To Be In Estonia

    LONDON— The Davis Cup playoff between Ukraine and Belgium will be held at a neutral venue in Estonia because of security issues in Kiev. The... Read more

  • Wozniacki Rallies For Win At New Haven

    NEW HAVEN, Conn.— Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark rallied to defeat Timea Bacsinszky 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 Monday night in the first round at the Connecticut Open... Read more

  • Querrey Beats Riba In 1st Round Of Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.— Sam Querrey didn’t play his best tennis Monday — except when it counted. Querrey got two key services breaks to beat Spain’s Pere... Read more

  • Wozniacki Rallies For Win At New Haven

    NEW HAVEN, Conn.— Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark rallied to defeat Timea Bacsinszky 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 Monday night in the first round at the Connecticut Open... Read more


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