• Kvitova withdraws from Indian Wells

    Reigning Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova has pulled out of next week's Indian Wells hardcourt tournament, saying she is fatigued and needs more time to rest. Kvitova has won 15 singles titles and earned more than $17 million in her career, including a second Wimbledon crown last year.

    AFP
  • Davis Cup draws for the 1st round

    Draw for the first round of the Davis Cup:

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  • Wozniacki beats Zhu to reach quarterfinals at Malaysian Open

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki advanced to the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open by beating Zhu Lin of China 6-4, 6-1 Thursday.

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  • Former No. 1 Rios asks for doping check of Korda from 1998

    Chile officials will back a request by former world No. 1 Marcelo Rios to have the International Tennis Federation investigate whether Petr Korda committed a doping violation in the 1998 Australian Open. Korda beat Rios 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 in the final. ''Chile Tennis Federation will support Marcelo…

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  • Timea Bacsinszky advances to Monterrey Open quarterfinals

    MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Fourth-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland advanced to the Monterrey Open quarterfinals Thursday, beating Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.

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  • Andy Murray drawn to play Donald Young in Davis Cup

    GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- Former Wimbledon and U.S. Open champion Andy Murray will play No. 47-ranked Donald Young in the opening singles of Britain's Davis Cup match against the United States.

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  • Mad Dash: Young fan sends adorable letter to Georgia Tech football

    In today's Mad Dash: The Yellow Jackets get a charming little note from a fan, huge crowds show up for Novak Djokovic in Serbia, and little Russian hockey players brawl.

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  • Tennis - Del Potro receives Indian Wells wildcard

    - Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has received a wild card into Indian Wells, the first ATP Masters tournament of 2015, organizers said. Tournament director Steve Simon announced the invitation to del Potro along with 11 other wildcards a week before women's first-round play begins in…

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  • Murray banks on home boost in USA Davis Cup tie

    Andy Murray said on Wednesday that the support of the Glasgow crowd could give Great Britain the edge in this weekend's Davis Cup World Group tie against the United States. "I would say that's the nicest thing about the Davis Cup -- when you get a home tie, you get the whole crowd behind you.

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  • Lukas Rosol opens Davis Cup against Thanasi Kokkinakis

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) -- Lukas Rosol will open against Thanasi Kokkinakis on Friday when the Czech Republic faces Australia in the first round of the Davis Cup.

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  • 6th-seeded Nara beats Linette in 3 sets at Malaysian Open

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Sixth-seeded Kurumi Nara reached the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open by beating Polish qualifier Magda Linette 7-5, 5-7, 7-6 (6) Wednesday.

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  • Bemelmans v Laaksonen in Belgium-Switzerland opener

    With both teams missing their top players, 132nd-ranked Ruben Bemelmans of Belgium will play No. 344 Henri Laaksonen in the opening singles of the Davis Cup tie against defending champion Switzerland on Friday. Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka are skipping the event this year after leading…

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  • Djokovic and Serbia back in Davis Cup title hunt

    LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic is back for the Davis Cup, making Serbia the favorite.

    Associated Press
  • Murray defends commitment to Britain before Davis Cup match

    Andy Murray has represented British teams since he was 12 and was playing for the country when he won Olympic gold at the 2012 London Games.

    Associated Press
  • Del Potro of Argentina given wild card at Indian Wells

    INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Former U.S. Open winner Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina, along with 10 Americans, has been given wild cards into the main draw of the BNP Paribas Open next week.

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  • Wozniacki powers past Lin Zhu to reach Malaysia quarter-finals

    Danish star Caroline Wozniacki booked a place in the quarter-finals of the Malaysian Open after dispatching China's Lin Zhu in straight sets on Thursday. “That was my first time playing Zhu and she played a flat game...she was aggressive throughout the match and credit to her for playing a good…

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  • Del Potro receives Indian Wells wildcard

    Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has received a wild card into Indian Wells, the first ATP Masters tournament of 2015, organizers said Wednesday. Tournament director Steve Simon announced the invitation to del Potro along with 11 other wildcards a week before women's first-round play…

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  • Little-known Kulichkova advances in Malaysia

    Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova cruised through to the quarter-final stage after knocking out Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva on Wednesday at the WTA Malaysian Open. The Russian, ranked 171th in the world and who defeated seventh-seeded Bojana Jovanovski on Monday, beat Putintseva in straight sets…

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