Jelena Jankovic

Winning Wawrinka bristles as Peng causes upset


NEW YORK - Second round action at the U.S. Open began with a shock and ended with some late-night drama as men's third seed Stan Wawrinka barked at fans before shouting for joy at his 6-3 6-4 3-6 7-6 (1) win over Thomaz Bellucci on Wednesday.

Radwanska out, Sharapova survives Open threat

NEW YORK - The U.S. Open heated up on Wednesday with China's Peng Shuai upsetting fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska and fifth seed Maria Sharapova averting an early exit on a sweltering day in Flushing Meadows.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 27 Aug 2014

Murray, Venus grind out wins at steamy U.S. Open

NEW YORK - Some busy bees made life difficult for two grizzled veterans and a pair of favorites were forced to work extra hard on a steamy opening day at the U.S. Open on Monday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 25 Aug 2014

Federer turns back Murray, Serena romps in Cincinnati

- Five times Cincinnati winner Roger Federer blunted Andy Murray's attempt at a comeback, while women's world number one Serena Williams roared to victory as they moved into the semi-finals at the Western & Southern Open on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Aug 2014

Serena romps through, Benneteau stuns Wawrinka in Cincinnati

- World number one Serena Williams stormed into the semi-finals with a 58-minute thrashing of Jelena Jankovic but men's third seed Stan Wawrinka was stunned by Frenchman Julien Benneteau at the Western & Southern Open on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Aug 2014

Robredo ends Djokovic bid for elusive Cincinnati title

- Spain's Tommy Robredo shocked world number one Novak Djokovic 7-6(6) 7-5 on Thursday to move into the quarter-finals of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Aug 2014

Serena battles past Stosur in Cincinnati

- World number one Serena Williams won a tense battle of U.S. Open champions by beating Australia's Samantha Stosur 7-6(7) 7-6(7) on Wednesday to reach the third round of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 13 Aug 2014

Nadal survives fright on parade of champions

LONDON - Rafa Nadal and Maria Sharapova led a parade of former champions into the Wimbledon second round on Tuesday after Marion Bartoli briefly lit up Centre Court without swinging her racket.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 24 Jun 2014

Azarenka endures losing return in Eastbourne

EASTBOURNE England - Former world No.1 Victoria Azarenka made a disappointing return from injury when she lost to plucky Italian Camila Giorgi 4-6 6-3 7-5 in the first round of the Aegon International grasscourt tournament on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 17 Jun 2014

Nadal shows no sign of relinquishing King of Clay crown

PARIS - Concerns that Rafa Nadal's reign as king of Roland Garros might be in jeopardy due to an aching back proved wide of the mark on Monday as the world number one led a mini Spanish charge into the French Open quarter-finals.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 02 Jun 2014
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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