Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Rafael Nadal extended his sizzling summer with his first Cincinnati title Sunday, while No. 1 Serena Williams wilted just one set away from a breakthrough of her own.
Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei and her Chinese partner Peng Shui won the 2013 Western and Southern Open women's doubles title Sunday, their third doubles title of the year.
Monday, August 19, 2013
Spain's Rafael Nadal rolled over sixth seed Tomas Berdych 7-5, 7-6 (7/4) on Saturday to set up a Cincinnati Masters final with John Isner.
World number one Serena Williams fought her way to a 7-5, 7-5 win over defending champion Li Na to reach the final of the Western and Southern Open on Saturday and close in on one of the few titles to elude her.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
The world's top two tennis players, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray, both suffered shock defeats Friday, while Rafael Nadal stormed back to beat longtime rival Roger Federer at the Cincinnati Masters.
Saturday, August 17, 2013
Roger Federer put aside his recent struggles with a come-from-behind win over veteran Tommy Haas on Thursday, booking a quarterfinal against long-time rival Rafael Nadal at the Western & Southern Open.
U.S. Open rain delays at Arthur Ashe Stadium will be no more by 2017.
Marion Bartoli's shock retirement just weeks after her Wimbledon triumph sparked fond farewells, mixed with fears the French star was walking away from tennis too soon.
Friday, August 16, 2013
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray overcame some anxious moments to post straight-set victories Wednesday in their opening matches at the ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters.
Thursday, August 15, 2013
American Sloane Stephens snatched her second major scalp of the season as she toppled former champion Maria Sharapova in the second round at Cincinnti on Tuesday.