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  • Serena withdraws from Stanford with elbow injury

    World number one and defending champion Serena Williams withdrew Friday from next week's WTA hardcourt tournament in Stanford with a right elbow injury, organizers said. "I'm disappointed to have to withdraw from the Bank of the West Classic, but I need to get my elbow back to 100 percent,”…

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  • Del Potro in dark over return

    Injury-plagued former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro admitted Thursday that he still cannot pinpoint a return to the tour after undergoing a fourth wrist operation. Del Potro underwent his latest wrist surgery in March. "The hardest moments of my career are gone, those in which I didn't…

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  • Tennis - Azarenka, Hantuchova withdraw from WTA event

    - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus has withdrawn from next week's WTA event in Washington because of a right shoulder injury, tournament officials said Thursday. Azarenka, the 2012 and 2013 Australian Open champion, has not been past the last eight at a Grand Slam event since…

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  • John Isner advances to Atlanta Open semifinals

    ATLANTA (AP) — Two-time defending champion John Isner ran his Atlanta Open winning streak to 10 matches Friday, riding his big serve to a 7-6 (4), 6-4 victory over Ricardis Berankis.

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  • Top-seeded Goffin advances to Swiss Open semifinals

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium advanced to the Swiss Open semifinals Friday, beating sixth-seeded Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-7 (7), 6-4, 7-6 (1).

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  • Tennis-Brasil Cup women's singles quarterfinal results

    July 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Brasil Cup Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday 5-Bethanie Mattek-Sands (U.S.) beat Tereza Martincova (Czech Republic) 7-6(2) 4-6 6-1 4-Teliana Pereira (Brazil) beat 7-Laura Siegemund (Germany) 6-3 7-5 Anastasija Sevastova (Latvia) beat…

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  • Nadal beats Cuevas, reaches semifinals of Hamburg Open

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal advanced to the semifinals of the Hamburg Open by beating fifth-seeded Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 6-2 Friday.

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  • All 8 seeds advance to Swiss Open quarterfinals

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — All eight seeds have reached the Swiss Open quarterfinals, making the clay-court tournament the first on the ATP circuit to achieve that feat in six years.

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  • Serena says plenty of room to improve at US Open

    Top-ranked Serena Williams, coming off her fourth consecutive Grand Slam triumph at Wimbledon, said Thursday she has plenty of room to improve before chasing more history at the US Open. My actual tennis I think I could play a lot better," Williams said. Before Williams takes a serious look at next…

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  • Top seeds Pavlyuchenkova, Knapp move into Baku Cup semis

    BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — To take their seeded place in the Baku Cup final, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia and Karin Knapp of Italy will have to pass two first-time semifinalists on the WTA tour.

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  • 2-time defending champ John Isner advances in Atlanta Open

    Two-time defending champion John Isner beat Radek Stepanek 7-6 (3), 7-6 (7) on Thursday night in his opening match in the Atlanta Open. The top-seeded Isner has made the Atlanta finals four of the last five years, winning the last two after losing to Mardy Fish in 2010 and 2011. While Isner's…

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  • Pospisil overcomes heat, cramps to beat Lu in Atlanta

    ATLANTA (AP) — Vasek Pospisil overcame sweltering heat and cramps to outlast Yen-Hsun Lu in the Atlanta Open on Wednesday.

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  • Nadal safely into Hamburg quarter-finals

    Rafael Nadal eased into the Hamburg Open quarter-finals Thursday with a 6-4, 7-6 (7/2) win over Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic as the Spaniard continues to try and resuscitate his flagging season. The top-seeded Mallorcan, playing the summer clay-court tournament for the first time in seven…

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  • Azarenka pulls out of Citi Open hard-court tournament in DC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Former No. 1 and two-time major champion Victoria Azarenka has pulled out of next week's Citi Open hard-court tournament because of an injured right shoulder.

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  • Nadal toils past Vesely to make Hamburg Open quarterfinals

    HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal toiled to beat Jiri Vesely 6-4, 7-6 (2) to reach the Hamburg Open quarterfinals on Thursday.

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