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Unstoppable Kuznetsova Into Semis, Kerber v Keys Thursday at WTA Finals

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 02:58:51 +0000

"After my journey here, and all the support of the fans and my team, I couldn't let everybody down," Kuznetsova said on court after the match. "It's from my heart. I have not been at my best these past years, but something just changed this year. I enjoy my game, I enjoy the crowd, I'm playing against the best players in the world and I really appreciate and am blessed to be here today."

Del Potro Wins Basel Opener, Faces Goffin; 3 US Open Champions In Action Thursday

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:25:06 +0000

Juan Martin Del Potro will face David Goffin Thursday in Basel. The Belgian just beat Delpo in Shanghai.

Murray Wins In 3, Meets Simon Next In Vienna; Khachanov Advances

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:10:57 +0000

Andy Murray kept the pressure on Novak Djokovic in the No. 1 race.

Wawrinka A 3-Set Winner In Basel, Raonic, Dimitrov Upset; Del Potro, Nishikori Wednesday

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:14:09 +0000

Stan Wawrinka ending a 4-match first round losing streak in Basel Tuesday.

No. 1 Hopeful Murray Opens Play Wednesday In Vienna Against Klizan; RBA, Pouille Fall

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 04:01:51 +0000

Andy Murray resumes his bid for the No. 1 ranking.

Keys Locks Out Cibulkova, Kerber Gets Low on Halep Tuesday at WTA Finals

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:57:54 +0000

"It makes it a little more comfortable when you're not facing break points, and you're able to get those games," Keys said of steamrolling ahead in the match. "That gives me the ability to focus a little more on the return, and trying to take advantage when I get break points."

Kuznetsova, Pliskova Save Match Points In WTA Finals Thrillers; Kerber-Halep Tuesday

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:41:12 +0000

It was one of the most thrilling days in the history of the WTA Finals Monday in Singapore.

Kerber Squeaks By, Halep Tops Keys in WTA Final Openers; Monday Schedule

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:34:04 +0000

"I felt very well on court today," Halep said after the match. "It was better that I knew her. I played few times this year. I won every time, so I had an advantage.

Carreno Busta’s Out His 2nd Title, Beating Fognini at ATP Moscow

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:58:25 +0000

"I always play good here," Fognini said. "So Russia brings me luck."

Gasquet Wins Title, Goffin Rues Chances at ATP Antwerp

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:42:36 +0000

"It was a tough match, especially in the first set when I was leading 5-4, 40-love on my serve [and lost serve]," said Gasquet.

Del Potro Wins ATP Stockholm, 1st Title in Almost 3 Years

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:03:30 +0000

"I've been trying to fix my problems for the past two years and I didn't expect to win a title at this moment in my career," said the Argentine, who had last won a title when he beat troubled Aussie Bernard Tomic in the 2014 Sydney final.

Niculescu Upsets Kvitova, Knots 1st Title in Over 2 Years at WTA Luxembourg

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:34:17 +0000

"I just have to congratulate Moni on a great week," Kvitova said in the on-court ceremony. "You caught everything today, it's too bad I had to play against you. Congrats to your team and enjoy your off-season."

Kuznetsova Wins Moscow, Ends 7-Year Drought with WTA Finals Appearance

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:38:33 +0000

Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova has reached the No. 2 world ranking, and collected two slam titles at the U.S. and French opens. Coming into this week the veteran was told she needed to win the Kremlin Cup in her home country to qualify for the year-end WTA Finals, and she responded.

Wawrinka Leads, Year-end Hopefuls Gather Next Week at Basel Swiss Indoors

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 19:22:27 +0000

Homegrown champ Stan Wawrinka is the top seed, and players Marin Cilic and David Goffin are looking to use Basel to boost their qualifying chances for the year-end championships at the Swiss Indoors next week.

Murray Looks to Close Further on No. 1 Djokovic at Vienna Open

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 18:23:39 +0000

Andy Murray is closing on world No. 1 Novak Djokovic, and Vienna this week could be a big part of the Brit having a shot at catching the Serb at the year-end championships.

It’s Win And In For Svetlana Kuznetsova In The Moscow Final Saturday

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:31:10 +0000

If Svetlana Kuznetsova wins Moscow she'll also qualify for the WTA Finals in Singapore.

Del Potro v Dimitrov, Zverev v Sock In Stockholm SFs Saturday; Edmund Into First ATP SF In Antwerp

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:23:17 +0000

A pair of good semifinals are on tap in Stockholm on Saturday.

Rafael Nadal Opens Academy With Special Guest Roger Federer

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:08:34 +0000

Rafael Nadal academy is now open!

WTA Finals Groups: Radwanska Lone Former Champion, Kerber Slight Favorite In Wide-Open Field

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:36:56 +0000

The WTA Finals groupings are out even though not all the spots have been filled.

Rafael Nadal’s 2016 Season Is Over Due To His Left Wrist

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:25:56 +0000

Rafael Nadal has pulled the plug on 2016.