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Japan's Kei Nishikori won his first clay match of the season returning from a three week absence due to a groin injury with a 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 victory over Roberto Bautista Agut to reach the third-round of the Barcelona Open on Tuesday.
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Tennis star Andy Murray is to receive the freedom of Stirling and an honorary degree from the university where he trained as a boy.
Defending champion Maria Sharapova survived a first-round scare at the Porsche Grand Prix by defeating Lucie Safarova 7-6 , 6-7 , 7-6 on Tuesday.
Defending champion Francesca Schiavone of Italy lost to Spanish qualifier Beatriz Garcia Vidagany 6-3, 6-2 in the first round of the Grand Prix SAR on Tuesday.
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal will look to get his clay court season back on track against Albert Ramos at the Barcelona Open after his fellow Spaniard won on Tuesday in the first round.
The 19-year-old was highly thought of as a junior and has made encouraging progress up the senior rankings under the tutelage of Lawn Tennis Association coach Colin Beecher.
Novak Djokovic of Serbia loses his racket during their semifinal match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament against Roger Federer of Switzerland, in Monaco, Saturday, April, 19, 2014.
Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.
A city man died Saturday afternoon from injuries he received while working at his home.
David Ferrer will begin a 12th quest for a first Barcelona Open title by facing Teymuraz Gabashvili after the Russian beat Michal Przysiezny 6-3, 6-4 in the first round on Monday.
Eighth-seeded Nieminen prevailed 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 on the outdoor clay at BNR Arenas against the Vina del Mar finalist.
Australian Davis Cup coach Josh Eagle says Canberra young gun Nick Kyrgios' Sarasota Open win in the US on Monday has helped his chances of getting a French Open wildcard, but he still has two more Challenger Tour events on green clay to prove he deserves it.
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became a symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday.
Seventh seed Donna Vekic of Croatia won her first WTA title on Sunday after defeating top seed and Ausralian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 in the Malaysian Open final in Kuala Lumpur.
Maria Sharapova opens her claycourt season in Germany this week where she hopes to claim a hat-trick of Stuttgart titles and her 30th WTA career trophy.
Stanislas Wawrinka won the Monte Carlo Masters for the first time Sunday, rallying to beat Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 , 6-2 in a rare all-Swiss final.