NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) -- Maria Sharapova will return to competitive tennis in July for two World Team Tennis matches.
World number five Elina Svitolina said she could miss Wimbledon with a heel injury, after slumping to a second-round defeat by qualifier Camila Giorgi in Birmingham on Thursday. The 22-year-old Ukrainian was clearly struggling as she slid to a 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 loss to a player ranked outside the top 100
Japanese world number nine Kei Nishikori was forced to retire injured in the second round at Halle on Thursday but insisted he was hopeful of being fit for Wimbledon which starts on July 3. Nishikori, seeded third in the grass court tournament, was trailing 3-2 to Russia's Karen Khachanov when he