Barty beats Bouchard in 3 sets in 1st round at Key Biscayne (Yahoo Sports)
Ashleigh Barty stretched her winning streak to eight matches by handing former top-5 player Eugenie Bouchard a fourth consecutive loss, 6-4, 5-7, 6-3 in the first round of the Miami Open on Wednesday. Barty claimed the last three games of the match between two past junior Wimbledon champions whose careers have both been filled with ups and downs. Barty, a 20-year-old Australian, was off the tour for about 1 1/2 years, including a stint playing cricket.
03/22/2017 - 06:29 PM
Angelique Kerber retakes No. 1 ranking from Serena Williams (Yahoo Sports)
Angelique Kerber is back at No. 1 in the WTA rankings, reclaiming that spot from Serena Williams. Williams reclaimed No. 1 in late January when she won the Australian Open for her 23rd Grand Slam title.
03/20/2017 - 04:35 PM
Federer on 'dream start' after winning Indian Wells title (Yahoo Sports)
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) -- Forget the comeback talk. Roger Federer is back.
03/20/2017 - 09:27 AM
Hong Kong forfeits Davis Cup at Pakistan, citing security (Yahoo Sports)
LONDON (AP) -- Citing security concerns, Hong Kong is forfeiting its Davis Cup matches against Pakistan, scheduled for next month in Islamabad.
03/21/2017 - 12:24 PM
Wawrinka calls laughing Federer expletive on court (Yahoo Sports)
Roger Federer has a reputation as one of the nicest pro athletes among his fellow tennis players and fans. When Stan Wawrinka got emotional in his post-match comments to the crowd after losing the BNP Paribas Open final, Federer sat courtside laughing. ''I would like to congratulate Roger,'' Wawrinka said, glancing at his countryman and friend.
03/20/2017 - 04:54 AM
Djokovic withdraws from Miami Open because of elbow injury (Yahoo Sports)
MIAMI (AP) -- Six-time champion Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from the upcoming Miami Open because of a lingering right elbow injury.
03/19/2017 - 05:04 PM
Game, set, match: Billie Jean King sells World TeamTennis (Yahoo Sports)
Billie Jean King said Monday she is selling World TeamTennis 42 years after the sports icon co-founded the league that features men and women competing together. King sold her majority interest in the league to Mark Ein and Fred Luddy. Ein is the founder and owner of the Washington Kastles, and Luddy owns the San Diego Aviators.
03/13/2017 - 06:37 PM
Errani edges Bencic at Miami Open in former top-10 matchup (Yahoo Sports)
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) -- Former French Open runner-up Sara Errani edged Belinda Bencic 6-3, 4-6, 6-3 in the Miami Open's first round Tuesday to win a match between former top-10 players.
03/21/2017 - 09:23 PM
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