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What Roger Federer Must Do at Monte Carlo to Build Momentum for 2014 French Open

Roger Federer has never won the Monte Carlo Masters title, but the Swiss star is ready to compete.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, French Open, Roger Federer

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Furman Women Favored in SoCon Tennis

On Tuesday, the Furman women's tennis team took home important Southern Conference hardware - Player, Freshman and Coach of the Year honors.


Related Topix: Melanie Oudin, Sports, More Sports, Tennis


Garber: Will Serena dominate on dirt again?

Greg Garber discusses the biggest names in women's tennis and who he thinks is "trending up" or "trending down" for the clay-court season.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, French Open, Victoria Azarenka, Li Na, Australian Open, Roland Garros

Rafael Nadal admits playing on clay courts after hard court season is not an easy task

"Let's not forget that I only play five or six tournaments on clay a year," Nadal said in a press conference.


Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Nadal, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Tomas Berdych, David Ferrer, French Open


Djokovic reaches 3rd round at Monte Carlo Masters

Novak Djokovic began the defense of his Monte Carlo Masters title on Tuesday with a quick 6-1, 6-0 win over Albert Montanes in the second round, maintaining his perfect record against the Spaniard.


Related Topix: Sports, Albert Montanes, More Sports, Rafael Nadal


How Serena Williams has - learned to love her body'

Tennis superstar Serena Williams has said how positive and proud she now feels about the body that has seen her dominate women's sport for so long.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Serena Williams, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis

Tiafoe and Bellis win 2014 ASICS Easter Bowl 18s Singles in Indian Wells

Almost every American tennis great has played in the Easter Bowl including: Sampras, Agassi, McEnroe, Connors, Davenport, Capriati, Austin, Roddick, Ginepri and Querrey and current Top 100 players John Isner, Ryan Harrison, Christina McHale and Sloane Stephens.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, John Isner, Ryan Harrison, Christina McHale, Sloane Stephens, French Open

Mon Apr 14, 2014

John Isner appearance highlights main draw opener at Sarasota Open tennis tournament

But Isner has made his mark in tennis, boasting a No. 11 world ranking -- the highest for any American male tennis player.


Related Topix: Sports, John Isner, More Sports, Tennis, French Open, Roland Garros, Donald Young, Michael Russell

International Business Times

Sharapova's BF Grigor Dimitrov Rises to the 14th Place, Complete List of Latest ATP World Rankings

Pete Sampras once said that he will be surprised if Grigor Dimitrov doesn't make it to the top 10 or the top five of the Association of Tennis Professionals rankings before the year 2014 has come to an end, and it looks like the Bulgarian athlete is certainly working his way up to the top.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Grigor Dimitrov, Tennis, Michael Llodra, Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters


Fernando Verdasco wins U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship, his sixth ATP title

Fernando Verdasco won the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship on Sunday for his sixth ATP World Tour title and first since 2010, beating Spanish countryman Nicolas Almagro 6-3, 7-6 .


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Fernando Verdasco, US Men's Clay Court Championship, Tennis, Nicolas Almagro

CBC News

Vasek Pospisil drops 1st-round match at Monte Carlo Masters

Canada's Vasek Pospisil returns the ball to Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut in their first-round match at the Monte Carlo Masters in Monaco on Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Milos Raonic, Tennis, Davis Cup, French Open, Fabio Fognini

Fognini advances at Monte Carlo Masters

Fabio Fognini of Italy was two points away from defeat before rallying to beat Joao Sousa 5-7, 7-5, 6-4 in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters.


Related Topix: Fabio Fognini, Sports, More Sports, Novak Djokovic

Nadal still leads rankings

Rafael Nadal maintained first place lead in the men's tennis rankings ahead of Novak Djokovic into the first clay-court Masters of the season starting Monday in Monte Carlo.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Novak Djokovic, Australian Open

Sky Sports

Dolgopolov powers past Gulbis

The 17th seed rolled over Gulbis 6-2 6-4 in 83 minutes at the clay-court Masters event, dropping only one service game and breaking the Latvian four times on his way to victory.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Jeremy Chardy, Igor Sijsling, David Ferrer

Sun Apr 13, 2014

ABC News

Samantha Stosur wary of Germany's Andrea Petkovic ahead of Fed Cup semi-final in Brisbane

Samantha Stosur has singled out Germany's Andrea Petkovic as a serious threat to Australia's hopes of winning the Fed Cup for the first time in 40 years.


Related Topix: Sports, Samantha Stosur, More Sports, Fed Cup, Tennis, Angelique Kerber, Brisbane International

Caroline Garcia stuns Jelena Jankovic for first WTA title

Caroline Garcia captured her first WTA title and her first top 10 win with a 6-3, 6-4 triumph over top seed and defending champion Jelena Jankovic Sunday at the Claro Open.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Jelena Jankovic, Tennis, Serena Williams, Alize Cornet, Maria Sharapova, Karin Knapp, Australian Open


Cornet survives match point, beats Giorgi to win Katowice Open

Alize Cornet saved a match point before beating Camila Giorgi of Italy 7-6 , 5-7, 7-5 Sunday in a three-hour final to win the Katowice Open for her fourth career WTA title.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Alize Cornet, Tennis

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Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki washes away pink hair, goes back to blonde at Masters

The Danish tennis star, who is engaged to golfer Roy McIlroy, showed up for the final round of the Masters on Sunday with her hair dyed to its typical blonde colour.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Tennis, Larry Mize, Golf, Golfers, Rory McIlroy

The Miami Herald

Garcia-Lopez wins Grand Prix Hassan II title

Eighth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez won his first title in nearly four years after rallying to beat fourth-seeded Marcel Granollers 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 in an all-Spanish final on clay at the Grand Prix Hassan II on Sunday.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Grand Prix Hassan II, Tennis, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez


ATP Masters Series: Monte Carlo Rolex Masters - Day One

APRIL 13: Milos Raonic of Canada watches some tennis after speaking to the media during day one of the ATP Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Tennis at Monte-Carlo Sporting Club on April 13, 2014 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.


Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters, Tennis, Milos Raonic, ATP Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters