Tennis

  • Novak Djokovic faces spell out with wrist injury

    MONACO (AP) -- Six-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic will take a break from tennis to treat his sore right wrist.

    The Associated Press
  • Federer ousts ailing Djokovic in Monaco semis

    Roger Federer beat an injured Novak Djokovic 7-5 6-2 to set up an all-Swiss Monte Carlo Masters final with Stanislas Wawrinka after the Australian Open champion ousted David Ferrer 6-1 7-6 (3) on Saturday. Holder Djokovic resisted for one set before pain in his right wrist was just too much to bear…

    Reuters
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  • France, United States tied at 1 in Fed Cup

    Madison Keys rallied for a three-set victory over Alize Cornet on Saturday, giving the United States a split of the opening two matches in its Fed Cup weekend against France. France's Caroline Garcia began the day with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Sloane Stephens. The United States is playing without…

    The Associated Press
  • Nadal admits lack of confidence

    (Reuters) - Despite going into the Monte Carlo Masters on the back of another impressive unbeaten run on clay, Rafael Nadal admitted six weeks before his beloved French Open that he has been struggling with his confidence for months. The world number one, who was knocked out in the quarter-finals…

    Reuters
  • Czech Republic leads Italy 2-0 in Fed Cup semis

    The Czech Republic took a commanding 2-0 lead over defending champion Italy in their Fed Cup semifinal Saturday after Lucie Safarova and Petra Kvitova won the opening singles matches in straight sets. Safarova gave the Czechs a 1-0 lead by upsetting Sara Errani 6-4, 6-1, and Kvitova used her…

    The Associated Press
  • Cibulkova reaches Malaysian Open semis

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia rallied to beat Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 Friday and reach the semifinals of the Malaysian Open.

    The Associated Press
  • UPDATE 4-Tennis-Nadal's claycourt streak ended by bold Ferrer

    Rafael Nadal's 30-match claycourt winning streak ended on Friday when the world number one was stunned 7-6(1) 6-4 by fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals. Sixth seed Ferrer, who had beaten Nadal on clay only once 10 years ago and was brushed aside by the muscular…

    Reuters
  • Tennis-Djokovic out for "some time" with wrist injury

    Novak Djokovic said on Saturday he would not be able to play tennis "for some time" after being hampered by a wrist injury at the Monte Carlo Masters. The Serbian second seed was knocked out 7-5 6-2 by former world number one Roger Federer in the semi-finals, being clearly bothered by his sore…

    Reuters
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  • Radwanska gives Poland 1-0 over Spain in Fed Cup

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Agnieszka Radwanska eased to a 6-2, 6-2 win over Silvia Soler-Espinosa to give Poland a 1-0 lead over Spain in their Fed Cup World Group playoff on Saturday.

    Associated Press
  • Federer beats injured Djokovic to reach final

    MONACO (AP) — Roger Federer ousted defending Monte Carlo Masters champion Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 Saturday, and the second-ranked Serb said he plans to take a break to let his injured wrist heal.

    Associated Press
  • Fed Cup: Petkovic gives Germany 1-0 lead in semi

    BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Andrea Petkovic closed out a 6-1, 7-6 (7) win over Sam Stosur on her fifth match point Saturday to give Germany a 1-0 lead over Australia in a Fed Cup semifinal.

    Associated Press
  • Nadal ousted by Ferrer in Monte Carlo quarters

    MONACO (AP) — Top-ranked Rafael Nadal lost to Spanish compatriot David Ferrer 7-6 (1), 6-4 in the quarterfinals on Friday, his earliest exit at the Monte Carlo Masters in 11 years.

    Associated Press
  • Nadal loses in quarterfinals in Monte Carlo

    PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal's mastery of the Monte Carlo clay courts seems to be over.

    Associated Press
  • Federer beats Djokovic to reach Monte Carlo final

    MONACO (AP) — Roger Federer will try to win the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time and Stanislas Wawrinka his first Masters title anywhere when they meet in an all-Swiss final on Sunday.

    Associated Press
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  • Federer, Wawrinka into all-Swiss Monte Carlo final

    Monte Carlo (Monaco) (AFP) - Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka eased into the Monte Carlo Masters final on Saturday, setting up the first all-Swiss title showdown in 14 years. Federer, who has never won the trophy in the principality, beat Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-2 as the defending champion and…

    AFP
  • Nadal claycourt winning run ended by bold Ferrer

    (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal's 30-match winning streak ended on Friday when the world number one was upset 7-6(1) 6-4 by fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals. Sixth seed Ferrer, who had beaten Nadal on clay only once 10 years ago and was brushed aside by the muscular…

    Reuters
  • Poland and Spain split points for 1-1 in Fed Cup

    BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Agnieszka Radwanska beat Silvia Soler-Espinosa to give Poland the first point of its Fed Cup World Group playoff against Spain on Saturday, only for sister Urszula Radwanska to surrender a one-set lead and lose to Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor.

    Associated Press
  • Nadal crashes in Monte Carlo, Federer faces Djokovic

    Monte Carlo (Monaco) (AFP) - Eight-time champion Rafael Nadal slumped to a shock Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final defeat to compatriot David Ferrer on Friday while Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic struggled into a semi-final showdown. Ferrer claimed a famous 7-6 (7/1), 6-4 win to hand the top seed…

    AFP
  • Safarova opens Fed Cup for Czechs against Errani

    OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic will face Sara Errani of defending champion Italy in the opening singles of their Fed Cup semifinal on Saturday.

    Associated Press
  • Cibulkova to play Vekic in Malaysian Open final

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia overcame a fighting Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-3 in the semifinals of the Malaysian Open on Saturday.

    Associated Press
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