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  1. Andy Murray returns to DC tournament for 1st time since 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | USA Today

    Andy Murray returns to DC tournament for 1st time since 2006 Check out this story on WASHINGTON - Andy Murray is back on hard courts for the first time in four months - and back at the Citi Open for the first time in nine years. The two-time major champion is seeded No.


  2. Heather Watson crashes out of Citi Open following straight sets...Read the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Daily Mail

    Heather Watson made an early exit from the Citi Open in Washington as she crashed to a first-round defeat against American wildcard Louisa Chirico. The 23-year-old lost the opening game on serve but broke back in the next and was then forced to save a break point in the third game.


  3. Topanga tennis court estate with star following lists for $2.5 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    Real estate investor, developer and legendary playboy Steven M. Powers has put a tennis court estate in Topanga on the market for $2.5 million. Powers, who once aspired to open the tunnel between the Grayhall and Pickfair estates so he could throw joint parties with late Lakers owner Jerry Buss, has used the property to host an annual tennis event timed with Wimbledon since 2012.


  4. Isner downs Marcos to win third straight Atlanta OpenRead the original story

    59 min ago | Fiji Times

    Big-serving American John Isner completed his Atlanta ATP hat-trick on Sunday with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Marcos Baghdatis. Top-seeded Isner won his third-straight title in the state where he once starred at university, cruising past the fifth-seeded Cypriot whose movement was increasingly limited as the match wore on by what appeared to be hip or leg trouble.


  5. Chirico upsets Watson at Citi OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... Heather Watson 6-3, 6-0 on Stadium Court. The upset was the first of the day to occur at the Rock Creek Park Tennis Center as Chirico who was just finding her game made a staunch effort. This was the first time both players met each other and since ...


  6. Tennis: Atherton teenager CiCi Bellis loses at Bank of the West ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    There was a brief moment Monday when it seemed as if Atherton tennis prodigy CiCi Bellis was about to stage a stirring comeback. Trailing much of the match against qualifier Misaki Doi of Japan in the first round of the Bank of the West Classic, the kid who stunned the tennis world at the U.S. Open last summer got back on serve late in the second set.


  7. Summer IntrigueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tennis

    ... a shock of bright yellow hair flopping around on top of his head. Of course, there are worse problems for a young tennis player to have. On Sunday, Thiem won his second straight tournament , in Gstaad, and bumped his ranking up to a career-high No. ...


  8. Murray focused on US missionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sky Sports

    Andy Murray hopes to carry his consistent form onto the American hard courts as he warms up for the US Open. The world No 3 has reached the latter stages of all three Grand Slam tournaments, losing to Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open final and in the French Open semis, while Roger Federer defeated him in the last four at Wimbledon.


  9. Bank of the West Classic Returns to Palo Alto August 3-9Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Bank of the West has been the title sponsor of the classic since 1971, and the tournament will again be played at The Classic has enjoyed a loyal following throughout its history, as it has brought world-class tennis to the Bay Area. The list of past champions includes several of the finest athletes in women's tennis, including , vice chairman of consumer banking, Bank of the West.


  10. Bodo: Can Nadal parlay German Open win into hard-court success?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ESPN

    Peter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for ESPN. He is a former WTA Writer of the Year and the author of numerous books, including the classic The Courts of Babylon and the New York Times bestseller , A Champion's Mind.


  11. Bedene beaten by wild cardRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    British No 2 Aljaz Bedene suffered a surprise defeat against wild card entry Dennis Novak in the first round of the Generali Open. The London-based 26-year-old reached the quarter-finals of last week's Hamburg Open, but he made an early exit from the Austrian tournament after a 6-7 6-4 6-1 loss to Novak in Kitzbuhel.


  12. Am a girl first, then a sportswoman: SaniaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    Few sportspersons are associated with glamour and fashion but tennis star Sania Mirza, who walked the ramp at the India International Jewellery Week , contends she has the same wishes and desires as a normal girl, despite being in a challenging sport. "I am a sportsperson but I'm a girl first.


  13. ESPN dropping French Open tennis, according to reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ESPN, the only network to have a part of all four tennis Grand Slam tournaments, is dropping the French Open after 13 years, SportsBusiness Journal reported. According to the report, an ESPN executive said that the decision is "based on the network's position as the second or third TV outlet covering the tournament - behind NBC and Tennis Channel."


  14. Leila Janah: The Harvard University graduate who is helping the...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    Aftab is student editor at The Independent and is keen to give the student community a voice. He has previously worked as editor-in-chief for Scotland's largest independent student publication, The Journal.


  15. Haase advances as Monaco injured at GeneraliRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN

    Two-time former champion Robin Haase of the Netherlands advanced to the second round of the Generali Open on Monday after his opponent Juan Monaco pulled out in the second set with a right wrist injury. The fifth-seeded Argentine, also a former winner in 2007, led 6-2, 1-1 when he walked off the court and sat down on his chair in tears.


  16. ESPN re-signs Jeremy Schaap, drops French Open, releases a GameDaya locationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... forward, as Sports Business Daily reported Monday morning that the network is "walking away" from its coverage of tennis's second Grand Slam event after 13 years. Roland Garros has long been an odd fit on ESPN's programming schedule and never ...


  17. Milos Veljkovic: Tottenham's Under-20 World Cup winner wants to...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Independent

    There is a balcony on Belgrade's city hall where victorious sportsmen parade their trophies. Despite Serbia's love of football, only tennis and basketball stars have graced that terrace.


  18. Nadal beats Fognini to win Hamburg OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame some sloppy play on his beloved clay to beat Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-5 and win the Hamburg Open for the second time on Sunday. Nadal squandered a 3-1 lead in the final set and saved two set points before prevailing in 2 hours and 34 minutes over the eighth-seeded Italian and the 2013 Hamburg winner.


  19. Rafael Nadal finally did something right in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... up for the U.S. Open on hard courts? Nadal avenged two previous 2015 clay losses to Fabio Fognini to win the German Tennis Championships in Hamburg (also ridiculously known as the bet-at-home Open) by a score of 7-5, 7-5. Though Nadal didn't face a ...


  20. Don't miss these five players at the Citi OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Andy Murray of Great Britain, shown here in July during a Davis Cup match, comes to Washington in August for the Citi Open. The 47th edition of the Citi Open is this week at Rock Creek Park Tennis Center and has one of the strongest men's fields in the tournament's history.