MIAMI - World number one Novak Djokovic recovered from another slow start to beat Spain's David Ferrer 7-5 7-5 and move into the last four of the Miami Open, where he will face big-hitting American John Isner.
MIAMI - Big-hitting American John Isner blasted his way to a 6-4 6-3 win over Japan's Kei Nishikori on Thursday and into the semi-finals of the Miami Open.
- Tennis legend John McEnroe faces James Blake on Wednesday in a match in which they will call their own lines - declaring whether the ball is in or out - a wrinkle that McEnroe knows may draw more than casual interest from fans and former linesmen.
MELBOURNE - Factbox on Serbia's Novak Djokovic who will contest his fifth Australian Open men's singles final against Andy Murray on Sunday.
NEW DELHI - The sorry state of American men's tennis will continue for some time with no real talent on the horizon, said Pete Sampras who dominated the game in the 1990s with fellow American Andre Agassi.
LONDON - Andy Roddick has been made an honorary member of the All England Club, according to former British number one Tim Henman.
DUBAI - The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an already-crowded schedule, the head of the sport’s governing body said on Tuesday.
SYDNEY - Basketball Australia have reacted furiously to allegations their team deliberately lost a game at the World Cup last week, saying they were "downright wrong" and an insult to the country's sporting culture.
NEW YORK - Patrick McEnroe said on Wednesday he was stepping down from his role as head of player development for the U.S. Tennis Association after more than six years in the job.