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18 min ago | Rock Hill Herald

2-time champ Bellucci wins 1st match at Swiss Open

The 93rd-ranked Brazilian, who next plays fifth-seeded Federico Delbonis of Argentina, won two of his three career titles on clay in the Swiss mountains, in 2009 and 2012.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Thomaz Bellucci, Robin Haase, Mikhail Youzhny, Filippo Volandri

2 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

Rory McIlroy is poised to be golf's next big thing

Golf has been looking for the next big star the last five years, and Rory McIlroy is the most obvious candidate.


Related Topix: More Sports, Rory McIlroy, Golf, Golfers, PGA Golf, Sports, US Open

5 hrs ago |

Top seeds Cirstea, Svitolina win openers in Baku

Cirstea previously had trouble with Jabeur in Doha last year. This time, they shared 15 double faults and 11 service breaks before Cirstea prevailed.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Magdalena Rybarikova, Kristina Mladenovic

6 hrs ago | Evening News

Photo gallery: Norfolk make winning start to Aegon Summer County Cup at Cromer

The Aegon Summer County Cup tennis competition at Cromer. James Auckland and Barry Fulcher for Norfolk playing against Berkshire on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, James Auckland, More Sports, Richard Bloomfield

10 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Ex-Cat Quigley edged out in 1st round of Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships

What started out as mediocre tennis, turned into a full-blown, lengthy battle in the third set, with Australian James Duckworth often using his serve to dig himself out of many key points in the match against former University of Kentucky standout and wild card entry Eric Quigley to win 7-6 , 3-6, 7-5 at the Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships on ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Jesse Witten, Melanie Oudin, Tennis Players, Madison Brengle, Julie Ditty

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

Querrey advances in Atlanta

The ninth seed launched 20 aces in getting past two-time NCAA singles champion and fellow American Steve Johnson, 7-6 , 7-5, in 1 hour, 32 minutes on the hardcourts at Atlantic Station.


Related Topix: Dudi Sela, Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Donald Young, John Isner

Carreno Busta, Coric reach 2nd round in Umag

Pablo Carreno Busta saved two match points to defeat Italy's Paolo Lorenzi 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 and reach the second round of the Croatia Open on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Paolo Lorenzi, Tennis Players, Edouard Roger-Vasselin


Victory for Viktor on return

Viktor Troicki enjoyed a winning-return to competitive tennis as he beat Austrian Dominic Thiem in the first round of the Swiss Open at Gstaad.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Viktor Troicki

Lexington Herald-Leader

Kirilenko ends engagement to NHL star Ovechkin

In this Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 file photo, Russian ice hockey player Alexander Ovechkin, left, and retired Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko attend the pairs short program figure skating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Maria Kirilenko, Olympic Tennis, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Olympic Hockey, Alexander Ovechkin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympic Winter Games, More Sports, Tennis Players

Jovanovski advances in Azerbaijan

Fifth seed and 2012 champion Bojana Jovanovski was a come-from-behind opening-round winner Monday at the Baku Cup tennis event.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Yvonne Meusburger

Globe and Mail

Caroline Wozniacki clinches her first WTA title of 2014

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark holds up her trophy after her victory against Roberta Vinci of Italy in their tennis final match at the Istanbul Cup in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, July 20, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Roberta Vinci


Tomic stakes claim for US Open wildcard

Bernard Tomic has put himself in the box seat for Australia's US Open wildcard after claiming his second career title on the ATP tour in Colombia.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Bernard Tomic, Ivo Karlovic, Lleyton Hewitt, Jarkko Nieminen, French Open

Daily Journal

McIlroy has silver cup, now he wants green jacket

With a grind-it-out performance on the final day of the British Open, McIlroy checked off another requirement for joining perhaps the most exclusive club in the game.


Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, PGA Golf, Sergio Garcia, Golfers, Rickie Fowler, Sports, US Open, Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Stakhovsky wins LG&T Tennis Challenger singlesa

Stakhovsky wins LG&T Tennis Challenger singles title The 28-year-old Ukrainian completed an impressive week at Recreation Park.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Sergiy Stakhovsky, Wayne Odesnik, Daniel Cox, Paul Capdeville

Tennis Panorama

Barthel Tops Scheepers for Swedish Open Title

In a battle between tow unseeded players, Mona Barthel beat Chanelle Scheepers 6-3, 7-6 to win the Swedish Open on Sunday.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Chanelle Scheepers


Fans boo McIlroy during Open Championship winner's speech

It was the greatest moment of Rory McIlroy's life. Stepping up to the microphone after an astonishing week of golf at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake, and being presented to the crowd - in the R&A's quaint choice of words - the "champion golfer of the year".


Related Topix: Rory McIlroy, More Sports, Golf, Golfers, Sports, Tennis Players, Andy Murray

The News Tribune

Mayer upsets Ferrer in Hamburg for 1st title

The 46th-ranked Mayer saved five of the eight break points he faced and converted five of his seven chances to beat the seventh-ranked Spaniard in 2 hours, 20 minutes.


Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, David Ferrer, More Sports

Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

Youth Tennis: Ethan Miller misses out in Road to Wimbledon qualifier

CRICKLADE tennis starlet Ethan Miller insists he is hungrier than ever to see his name in lights after falling just short of booking his spot at a prestigious Wimbledon tournament, writes Chris Bailey.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Wimbledon

The new woman in Thorpie's life

MEL McLaughlin will be by Ian Thorpe's side for his very public re-entry into sporting life after a tough few months.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Australian Open, Olympics, Summer Olympics, FIFA World Cup, FIFA Soccer World Cup, Summer Olympic, Olympic Swimming, Swimming

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Age

Why the Glasgow Commonwealth Games will make great TV

In the know: Steve Hooker, Melanie McLaughlin, Ian Thorpe and Leisel Jones will be commentating on the Commonwealth Games for Ten.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Wimbledon, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Anna Meares, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Matt Ryan