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1 hr ago | Washington Times

Young beats Anderson to reach Citi Open semifinals

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Donald Young, Tennis, US Open, Kevin Anderson

6 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

At the Net: This week in tennis

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Rafael Nadal, French Open, Wimbledon, Li Na, Conchita Martinez

10 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

Thiem, Monaco reach semifinals in Kitzbuehel

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Marcel Granollers, Tennis, Juan Monaco, Andreas Seppi

12 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

Li Na withdraws from Rogers Cup; Bouchard moves up

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.

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Related Topix: Olympic Fencing, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, More Sports, Li Na, Tennis, Rogers Cup, US Open, Aleksandra Wozniak, Petra Kvitova

16 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Williams, Ivanovic reach Bank of West quarters

She has enjoyed a lot of success here, made her professional debut at the event, and the crowd was clearly supporting her.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Venus Williams, Victoria Azarenka, US Open

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Brandon Sun

Djokovic, Raonic among five players to watch at Rogers Cup in Toronto

The Rogers Cup begins with qualifying Saturday and the first round begins Monday at Rexall Centre at York University.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Rogers Cup, Wimbledon, Rafael Nadal

Marin Independent Journal

Bank of the West: No. 2 seed Agnieszka Radwanska upset

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Agnieszka Radwanska, Varvara Lepchenko, Angelique Kerber

DurhamRegion.com

Tennis star Wozniacki to run NYC Marathon

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.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Sports, More Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Tennis, Wimbledon

SFGate

China's Li Na pulls out of US Open because of knee

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Olympic Fencing, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Na Li, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Li Na, Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova, Rafael Nadal

Bradenton.com

Goffin beats top-seed Kohlschreiber in Kitzbuehel

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Pablo Andujar

The Washington Post

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Top-ranked Serena Williams won in her first match since defaulting in a doubles match with sister Venus at Wimbledon, beating Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-2 in the second round of the Bank of the West Classic.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Wimbledon, Usain Bolt, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Wed Jul 30, 2014

USA Today

John Isner loses to Steve Johnson at Washington

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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Related Topix: Sports, John Isner, More Sports, Tennis, US Open, Tomas Berdych, Milos Raonic, Kei Nishikori

NewsOK.com

Lepchenko upsets second-seeded Radwanska

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Varvara Lepchenko, Tennis, US Open

Washington Times

Nishikori beats Querrey in 3 sets in Washington

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Kei Nishikori, Tennis, US Open, Sam Querrey, Wimbledon, Feliciano Lopez

The Washington Post

US Open would offer Roddick, Fish '15 doubles spot

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Andy Roddick, Mardy Fish

The News Tribune

Nadal out of 2 tournaments because of right wrist

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, Soccer Players, Nadal, Summer Olympic, Rafael Nadal, Olympic Tennis, Olympics, Summer Olympics, More Sports, Tennis, US Open, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer

Sunherald.com

Rosol beats Haider-Maurer in Kitzbuehel

The third-seeded Czech, who also reached the last eight in Stuttgart, Hamburg and Umag, had nine aces.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Lukas Rosol, Andreas Haider-Maurer

NewsOK.com

Baghdatis gets US Open spot to replace Haas

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Related Topix: Tommy Haas, Sports, More Sports, Marcos Baghdatis

Reuters

No backhanded compliments for Federer from Edberg

Roger Federer's backhand has been described as a thing of beauty and perhaps the most exquisite stroke the tennis world has seen, but his coach Stefan Edberg feels his was a little better.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Roger Federer, Tennis, US Open, Rogers Cup, Wimbledon, Australian Open

Yahoo!

Venus advances, Serena set for WTA return at Stanford

Seven-time Grand Slam singles champion Venus Williams advanced to the second round of the WTA Stanford hardcourt tournament Tuesday by defeating Poland's Paula Kania 6-3, 6-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Venus Williams, Victoria Azarenka, Serena Williams, Wimbledon, Ana Ivanovic

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