Tennis

Murray Wins Marathon Final in Valencia While Federer Cruises to Win Basel

Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after he won his final against David Goffin of Belgium at the Swiss Indoors ATP tennis tournament on October 26, 2014 in Basel. (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after he won his final against David Goffin of Belgium at the Swiss Indoors ATP tennis tournament on October 26, 2014 in Basel. (FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

ATP TOUR – After Shanghai the men’s ATP tour tournaments moved to Europe with the latest finals on Sunday Oct 26. In Basel Switzerland, two...




  • (L-R) Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland, Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic, Serena Williams of USA, Maria Sharapova of Russia, Ana Ivanovic of Serbia, Eugenie Bouchard of Canada and Simona Halep of Romania pose for a photo at the Gardens by the Bay during previews for the WTA Finals at Singapore Sports Hub on October 18, 2014 in Singapore. (Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

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  • Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot during his final match against Gilles Simon of France during the day 8 of the Shanghai Rolex Masters at the Qi Zhong Tennis Centre, Shanghai, China on Oct 12.  (Zhong Zhi/Getty Images)

    Federer Wins the Shanghai Masters

    SHANGHAI—Tennis fans around the world witnessed some spectacular tennis at the ATP Shanghai Rolex Masters. Eighteen players from the world top 20 were in the... Read more

  • Maria Sharapova of Russia and Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic pose with their trophies during the medal ceremony after the Women’s Single Final on day nine of the China Open at the China National Tennis Center on October 5, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

    Beijing, Capital of the Asian Tennis Swing Tour 2014

    BEIJING—The Asia Tennis Swing landed the ATP and WTA tennis player ‘stars’ in Beijing for the China Open 2014. It was a week full of... Read more

  • Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning the Men's Single Final on day nine of the China Open at the China National Tennis Center on October 5, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

    Djokovic, Sharapova Unbeatable at China Open 2014

    BEIJING—It was a warm and a sunny Sunday Oct 5, 2014 in Beijing, as the tennis fans entered the ground of the National Tennis Center... Read more

  • Peng Shuai of China and partner Andrea Hlavackova of the Czech Republic in action during the women's doubles final against Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Sania Mirza of India during day eight of the China Open at the China National Tennis Center on October 4, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

    Djokovic and Sharapova on Course for Titles in Beijing

    BEIJING— Novak Djokovic proved once again today (Saturday Oct 4, 2014) why he is the world’s No. 1 player. With a 6-3, 6-4 victory over... Read more

  • Martin Klizan of Slovakia returns a shot against Rafael Nadal of Spain during day seven of the China Open at the China National Tennis Center on October 3, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Emmanuel Wong/Getty Images)

    Sensation at China Open, Nadal Upset by a Qualifier

    BEIJING—Where did this Martin Klizan come from? The answer is, from the qualifiers. This is a player who was, just a few days earlier down... Read more

  • Rafael Nadal of Spain waves after winning against Peter Gojowczyk of Germany during men's singles second round match at the China Open tennis tournament in the National Tennis Center of Beijing on October 2, 2014. (WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

    Nadal Doesn’t Feel the Ball but Enters China Open Quarterfinals

    BEIJING—On day six of the tournament (Thursday Oct 2), the sun was shining and I was on my way to the tennis courts when I... Read more

  • BEIJING, CHINA - OCTOBER 01: Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot against Vasek Pospisil of Canada during day five of the China Open at the China National Tennis Center on October 1, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Feng Li/Getty Images)

    Rain in Beijing, Turns China Open Into an Indoor Tournament

    BEIJING—At the China Open, tennis players woke up to a grey sky over Beijing. As we arrived at the venue for Day-5 (Wednesday Oct 1),... Read more

  • BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 30: Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates winning his match against Richard Gasquet of France during day four of the China Open at the National Tennis Center on Sept 30, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

    From the Tennis Court to the Dance Floor

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  • BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 29: Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Rafael Nadal of Spain attend the China Open Player Party at the InterContinental hotel on September 29, 2014 in Beijing, China. (Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

    Beijing, The Capital of The Asian Tennis Swing Tour 2014

    BEIJING— The WTA and ATP tour has moved on to Beijing for the China Open 2014. It is going to be a long week, not... Read more

  • No.1 Seed, Sabine Lisicki of Germany hits a forehand return during her match against Karolina Pliskova, Seeded-3 in the Final of the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open 2014 at Hong Kong Tennis Stadium, Victoria Park on Sunday Sept 14, 2014. Lisicki won the competition 7-5, 6-3. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Lisicki Wins Inaugural WTA Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open

    HONG KONG—Drafted into the tournament at the last minute Sabine Lisicki of Germany, world ranked No.31 won the Inaugural Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open 2014... Read more

  • Francesca Schiavone of Italy in play during her Semi Final Match against Sabine Lisicki of Germany at the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open 2014 at Hong Kong Tennis Stadium, Victoria Park on Saturday Sept 13, 2014. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Lisicki and Schiavone Enthral, Light-up Hong Kong Tennis

    HONG KONG—The Semi Final between No 1 Seed Sabine Lisicki and Francesca Schiavone of Italy lit-up the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open with a fine... Read more

  • Sabine Lisicki of Germany returns a shot to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their US Open 2014 women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Center Aug 29 in New York. Lisicky is a late entry as No.1 Seed at the Hong Kong Open. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

    Lisicki Heads Tennis Open Draw

    HONG KONG—German Sabine Lisicki, World Ranked No.31, is an exciting late addition to the WTA Prudential Hong Kong open currently being played at Victoria Park... Read more

  • Marin Cilic, of Croatia, poses with the U.S. Open tennis men's singles trophy at the Top of the Rock Observation Deck at Rockefeller Center on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014. Cilic defeated Kei Nishikori, of Japan, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

    Cilic Jumps to No. 9 Ranking With US Open Title; Nishikori 8th

    NEW YORK— U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic’s first Grand Slam title moved him up to No. 9 from No. 16 in the ATP rankings Tuesday,... Read more

  • Marin Cilic of Croatia celebrates with the trophy after defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan to win the men's singles final match during their New York City Trophy Tour on September 8, 2014 in New York City. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

    Marin Cilic Tops Kei Nishikori at US Open for 1st Slam Title

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  • Marin Cilic, of Croatia, returns a shot against Roger Federer, of Switzerland, during the semifinals of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Kei Nishikori vs Marin Cilic: TV Channel, Live Stream, Time, Preview for US Open Men’s Tennis Final

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