Tennis

  • Florian Mayer of Germany pulls out of US Open

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Florian Mayer has pulled out of the U.S. Open.

    The Associated Press
  • Colombia's Castano reveals cancer battle

    Colombian tennis player Catalina Castano revealed on Thursday how she has been forced to retire from the sport as she battles breast cancer. Castano, 35, is the most decorated player in Colombia's Fed Cup history with the most ties played, years played and match wins. She helped Colombia to third…

    AFP
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  • Titleholder Youzhny advances at Swiss Open

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded Mikhail Youzhny began his Swiss Open title defense by beating Kenny De Schepper of France 6-3, 6-4 in a second-round match on Thursday.

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  • Top seed Cirstea falls, Svitolina advances in Baku

    Top-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania took a 6-1, 6-1, 50-minute beating from Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the Baku Cup second round on Thursday. Cirstea, who had won all four previous matches against Voegele, held serve only once. Her service game was woeful, while Voegele got away with…

    The Associated Press
  • Monaco beats 3rd seed Garcia-Lopez at Swiss Open

    GSTAAD, Switzerland (AP) -- Juan Monaco of Argentina beat third-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 in the Swiss Open second round on Wednesday.

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  • Qualifier Cuevas upsets Seppi in Umag 2nd round

    Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay upset sixth-seeded Andreas Seppi of Italy 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday to become the first qualifier to reach the Croatia Open quarterfinals in seven years. Also, a local wild card, Borna Coric, last year's Junior U.S. Open champion, beat qualifier Horacio Zeballos of Argentina 7-6…

    The Associated Press
  • Querrey ousted at Atlanta Open, Istomin also departs

    Big serving American Sam Querrey was bounced out of the Atlanta Open in the second round on Wednesday by Israel's Dudi Sela 6-2 6-4. Despite notching eight aces to none and winning 86 percent of points on his first serve, ninth seed Querrey won just six of 26 second serve points to be ousted by the…

    Reuters
  • Cilic, Rosol in Umag quarterfinals

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Third-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia beat Dutchman Igor Sijsling 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Croatia Open.

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  • Sock advances in Atlanta Open

    Jack Sock beat Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2, 6-4 in the first round of the BB&T Atlanta Open on Tuesday. Sock and partner Vasek Popisil won the doubles title at Wimbledon earlier this month, upsetting the top-ranked team of Mike and Bob Bryan in the finals.

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  • Tennis-Gstaad International men's singles results

    July 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Gstaad International Men's Singles matches on Wednesday Round 22-Marcel Granollers (Spain) beat Yann Marti (Switzerland) 6-1 6-4 Pablo Andujar (Spain) beat Blaz Rola (Slovenia) 6-3 6-3 Thomaz Bellucci (Brazil) beat 5-Federico Delbonis (Argentina) 6-4…

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  • Jovanovski, Peer reach Baku quarterfinals

    BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) -- - Former champion Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia returned to the Baku Cup quarterfinals by beating Katarzyna Piter of Poland 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday.

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  • Youzhny eases into Gstaad defence with opening win

    Top seed Mikhail Youzhny began his title defence at the Swiss Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-4 defeat of Frenchman Kenny De Schepper which put him into the quarter-finals. Youzhny set up a repeat of last year's final as he faces seventh seed Robin Haase after the Dutchman overcame the last Swiss in…

    AFP
  • Pospisil advances to Atlanta Open quarterfinals

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Fourth-seeded Vasek Pospisil of Canada advanced to the Atlanta Open quarterfinals, beating Ukrainian qualifier Illya Marchenko 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday.

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