• Tennis-Fed Cup world group quarterfinal Romania v Czech Republic result

    Feb 7 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Fed Cup World Group Quarterfinal match between Romania and Czech Republic on Sunday 1-Czech Republic beat Romania 3-2 On SundayKarolina Pliskova/Barbora Strycova (Czech Republic) beat Andreea Mitu/Raluca Olaru (Romania) 6-2 6-3 Karolina Pliskova (Czech…

  • Bencic, Hingis help Switzerland beat Germany 3-2 in Fed Cup

    Belinda Bencic and Australian Open doubles champion Martina Hingis sent Switzerland to the Fed Cup semifinals with a 3-2 win over Germany on Sunday. The 18-year-old Bencic and Hingis, who won with Sania Mirza in Melbourne, converted four of their five break points to defeat Andrea Petkovic and…

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  • Bertens gives Dutch a surprise win over Russia in Fed Cup

    Last year's finalist Russia suffered a surprise first-round defeat in the Fed Cup on Sunday as the Netherlands built an unassailable 3-0 lead when Kiki Bertens beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 6-4 in the first reverse singles match. Russian No. 1 Maria Sharapova had been scheduled to play only the…

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  • Williams, Stephens give US 2-0 Fed Cup lead over Poland

    KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) -- Venus Williams beat Paula Kania 7-5, 6-2, and Sloane Stephens beat Magda Linette, 6-2 6-4 on Saturday to give the U.S. a 2-0 lead over Poland after the opening day of their Fed Cup first round. Williams overcame a shaky start against Kania, who served for the first set…

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    If you drive less than 50 miles per day, there is a way to pay less for auto insurance that few people realize. Are you overpaying?

  • Bautista Agut lifts second 2016 title in Sofia

    World number 18 Roberto Bautista Agut lifted his second title of 2016 at the Sofia Open by beating Viktor Troicki in straight sets.

  • Gasquet beats Mathieu to retain Montpellier title

    PARIS (Reuters) - Richard Gasquet won a 13th career singles title by beating fellow Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu 7-5 6-4 in the Open Sud de France final in Montpellier on Sunday. The top seeded world number 10 appeared to be suffering from abdominal pains and went 3-0 down in the opening set before…

  • Tennis-Dutch stun Russia to reach Fed Cup semi-finals

    The Netherlands' dream Fed Cup run continued as Kiki Bertens crushed Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1 6-4 in Moscow on Sunday to send the Dutch into the semi-finals of the team competition for the first time since 1997. Bertens, the highest-ranked Dutch player but still a lowly 106, took her Fed…

  • Hingis joy as Switzerland set up Czech Fed Cup semi-final

    Martina Hingis rolled back the years on Sunday as her doubles win alongside sealed a 3-2 win over Germany to put Switzerland in the Fed Cup semi-finals for the first time since 1998. Teenager and Hingis, 35, who won her 12th Grand Slam doubles title in last weekend's Australian Open final alongside…

  • Record-breaking Dutch stun Russia, champs Czechs struggle

    The Netherlands took a shock 2-0 lead over Russia in the Fed Cup on Saturday on the back of a four-hour win for Richel Hogenkamp against Svetlana Kuznetsova in the tournament's longest ever singles rubber. Hogenkamp, the world number 141, survived a match point to win 7-6 (7/4), 5-7, 10-8 against…

  • Tennis-Bautista Agut wins Sofia title after beating Troicki

    Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut beat Serbian Viktor Troicki 6-3 6-4 on Sunday to win the inaugural Sofia Open and take his fourth ATP title. Bautista Agut, who won last month's Auckland Classic and reached the last 16 at the Australian Open, is enjoying his best start to an ATP World Tour season…

  • Garcia tops Giorgi to seal France's Fed Cup win over Italy

    MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Caroline Garcia followed Kristina Mladenovic's earlier win by beating Camila Giorgi 6-3, 6-4 as France clinched a spot in the Fed Cup semifinals on Sunday with a comprehensive 4-1 win against Italy in their first-round tie.

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