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Sampras rules out immediate American resurgence

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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.

Roddick made honorary member of Wimbledon, says Henman

LONDON - Andy Roddick has been made an honorary member of the All England Club, according to former British number one Tim Henman.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 06 Dec 2014

Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief

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.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 16 Sep 2014

Furious Australia slam deliberate defeat allegations

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.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 09 Sep 2014

Patrick McEnroe steps down as head of U.S. development

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.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 03 Sep 2014

Dark day but bright hopes for American tennis at U.S. Open

NEW YORK - Brilliant sunshine was unable to hide a dark day for American men at the U.S. Open on Tuesday as five home grown hopes packed their bags and headed for the exits.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 26 Aug 2014

United States hit 103-year Wimbledon low as Isner goes out

LONDON - John Isner's defeat against Spain's Feliciano Lopez at Wimbledon on Monday left the United States with no survivors in the fourth round of the men's or women's singles for the first time since 1911.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 30 Jun 2014

Djokovic, Serena keep it quick to beat the heat

MELBOURNE - Tournament favorites Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams raced into the third round of the Australian Open and out of the heat on Wednesday as controversy over play continuing in scorching temperatures rumbled on for a second day.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Jan 2014

No more meltdowns for 'more efficient' Djokovic

MELBOURNE - The Novak Djokovic that bowed out of his first Australian Open title defense with heat sickness in 2009 has now been replaced by a mentally and physically tougher upgrade not prone to meltdowns, the world number two said.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Jan 2014

Russian gay-rights groups seek more pressure on Olympic Committee

NEW YORK - Russian gay rights advocates called for increased pressure on the International Olympic Committee ahead of the 2014 winter games in Sochi in light of Russia's anti-gay laws, telling a gathering on Wednesday that anti-gay violence is increasing.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 11 Dec 2013
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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