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Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is back from injury and looking forward to getting on the court at this year's Rogers Cup in Montreal.
The left-handed American arrived at the hard-court tuneup for the U.S. Open on a four-match losing streak.
Donald Young reached his first ATP semifinal in three years by beating seventh-seeded Kevin Anderson 3-6, 7-6 , 6-2 Friday at the Citi Open.
U.S. and French Open champ Rafael Nadal announced he will skip the Masters events/big U.S. Open tune-ups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury suffered this week during practice.
The 20-year-old Thiem, the youngest player in the top 50, will next play 2008 champion Juan Monaco of Argentina, who defeated the fourth-seeded Andreas Seppi of Italy 6-2, 3-6, 6-3.
Li Na of China reacts after defeating Paula Kania of Poland in their women's singles tennis match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London June 23, 2014.
The Rogers Cup begins with qualifying Saturday and the first round begins Monday at Rexall Centre at York University.
American Varvara Lepchenko upset second-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 in a grueling second round match at the Bank of the West Classic Wednesday.
Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki plans to play a full tournament schedule this fall while fitting in time to train for the New York City Marathon.
In this June 27, 2014 file photo, Li Na of China plays a return to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic during their women's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.
The 78th-ranked Goffin held on to an early break to win the opening set and saved three set points for the German after dropping 5-2 down in the second.
Speaking to reporters moments after losing his opening match at the Citi Open, John Isner swore, gave clipped answers and complained that he and fellow American Steve Johnson played on a secondary court instead of in the main stadium.
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Japan's Kei Nishikori won his opening match on the pre-U.S. Open hard-court circuit, beating Sam Querrey 6-4, 5-7, 6-4 in the Citi Open's second round Wednesday.
If Andy Roddick is willing to go through the necessary steps to return to competitive tennis, the U.S. Open would offer him and pal Mardy Fish a doubles wild card next year.
In this July 1, 2014 file photo, Rafael Nadal of Spain loses a point to Nick Kyrgios of Australia during their men's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 12:10 am
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