21 hrs ago
The Dirty Dozen: Roland Garros Dark Horses Preview
While attention focuses annually on a small group of contenders, Roland Garros would be much less intriguing without the upset threats that populate each year's draw.
Thu May 16, 2013
Back slows Murray; Air-Kei fallsMay 17, 2013 ROME (AP)--Back pain...
Back pain forced Andy Murray to retire midway through his second-round match at the Italian Open on Wednesday.
Fans take on Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in Twitter-powered tennis game
Tennis fans have been given the chance to take part in a training session with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, the world number eight, ahead of the French Open, using a Twitter-controlled robot to position shots to him.
Wed May 15, 2013
Janowicz ousts Tsonga, Simon to face Federer
Frenchmen experience mixed fortunes on Wednesday in Rome. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga goes down to Jerzy Janowicz in straight sets but Gilles Simon sets up a third-round showdown against Roger Federer.
Andy Murray likely to skip French Open after suffering injury
Andy Murray of Great Britain speaks with trainer Clay Sniteman during Wednesday's match in Rome.
ATP World Tour
Nadal, Murray In Action Wednesday In Rome
ROME WEDNESDAY PREVIEW THREE OF TOP FIVE, MURRAY, FERRER, NADAL, PLAY OPENING MATCHES The second round concludes on Wednesday at the Internazionali BNL D'Italia with 10 matches on the schedule.
Tue May 14, 2013
Gasquet handles Dimitrov, first into Rome third round
Richard Gasquet takes care of Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets on Tuesday in Rome.
Sun May 12, 2013
Murray joins the jet set in attempt to conquer Rome
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The Star Online
Nadal wins Madrid to lay down French Open marker
Clay king Rafa Nadal sent another reminder he is not about to surrender his Roland Garros crown without a fight when he crushed Swiss 15th seed Stanislas Wawrinka 6-2 6-4 to win the Madrid Open on Sunday.
Players cope with chronic Madrid late nights
Late nights seem to be an integral part of the landscape in Madrid, with the quarter-final ATP programme not over until nearly 2 a.m. Players on the "early morning" shift did not leave the courts until around 4 a.m. after media, stretching, massage, food and ice baths for recovery.
Sat May 11, 2013
5 Men's Tennis Players Most Likely to Break Up Big Four's Run on Grand Slams
As Federer enters the waning stages of his career, now is the best chance for a fresh face to break the run the Big Four have on Grand Slams.
Fri May 10, 2013
Black Country Bugle
Murray beaten in Madrid
Tomas Berdych ended Andy Murray's hopes at the Mutua Madrid Open with a 7-6 6-4 win in their quarter-final. Murray led by a break in the opening set but lost it on a tie-break and was unable to replicate Thursday night's comeback against Gilles Simon.
Thu May 09, 2013
Tsonga stops Verdasco short of Madrid quarterfinals
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga overcomes Fernando Verdasco in three sets on Thursday in Madrid.
ATP World Tour
Milestone Men Murray, Berdych To Clash In Madrid
Andy Murray and Tomas Berdych both joined the 400 match wins club with their opening wins at the Mutua Madrid Open , and the two will now face off for a semi-final spot on Friday at the ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament.
The Miami Herald
Nadal lands in Madrid Masters quarters
Former champion Rafael Nadal was an easy third-round winner Thursday at the $4.425 million Madrid Open, an ATP Masters event.
Wed May 08, 2013
Tsonga wins, Haase tiebreak record hits 17
The tiebreaker woes continue for Robin Haase as he goes down to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets on Wednesday in Madrid.
Grigor Dimitrov: Slow and Steady Leads to Greatness
During Wimbledon 2011, three young players that were expected by many to someday be top tennis players were all playing their second-round matches at the same time.
Tue May 07, 2013
ATP World Tour
Nadal, Ferrer Open Madrid Campaigns Wednesday
MADRID WEDNESDAY PREVIEW TOP FOUR ACTIVE CLAY COURT WIN LEADERS IN ACTION Second round play concludes on Wednesday at the Mutua Madrid Open with the top four active clay court match win leaders in action, including the top two Spaniards David Ferrer and Rafael Nadal .
Mon May 06, 2013
Top 5 Most Entertaining Straight-Set Matches Since 2012
Though many entertaining matches last several hours, points and sets, there is no doubt that some straight-set matches can provide just as much viewing enjoyment.
Who steps in if father-son act splits?
The father of Bernard Tomic is set to face a Spanish court after an altercation with the hitting partner of Australia's top-ranked player.