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The Latest: Lucic-Baroni reaches 1st GS semifinal since '99

AP 9:07 p.m. ET Jan. 24, 2017 Croatia’s Mirjana Lucic-Baroni makes a backhand return to Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)(Photo: The Associated Press) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday from the Australian Open […]

Top-seeded Simona Halep beats Ana Konjuh in St. Petersburg

AP Published 6:32 a.m. ET Feb. 1, 2017 | Updated 2 hours ago Simona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Ana Konjuh of Croatia during the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy.(Photo: Dmitri Lovetsky, AP) ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Top-seeded Simona Halep won her first match since an opening-round exit at the Australian Open, beating […]

Davis Cup: Spain-Croatia level at 2-2 ahead of decider

AP 1:40 p.m. ET Feb. 5, 2017 OSIJEK, Croatia (AP) — Roberto Bautista Agut beat Croatia’s Franko Skugor 6-1, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 7-6 (6) to put Spain level at 2-2 in the Davis Cup first-round match on Sunday. The fifth rubber between Spain’s Pablo Carreno Busta and Nikola Mektic will decide the winner. Croatia won […]

Bertens fightback leaves Belarus, Dutch level in Fed Cup

AP 10:00 a.m. ET Feb. 11, 2017 MINSK, Belarus (AP) — Kiki Bertens saved a match point on Saturday before beating Aryna Sabalenka to level the Netherlands’ Fed Cup match against Belarus at 1-1. Aliaksandra Sasnovich gave Belarus the lead with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 win over Michaella Krajicek in the opening rubber of the […]

Jack Sock to play for Missouri squad in World Team Tennis

AP 4:46 p.m. ET Feb. 17, 2017 NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Sock will play for the Springfield (Missouri) Lasers in World Team Tennis after he was selected first in the preliminary draft. He won gold in mixed doubles at the Rio Olympics and is the highest-ranked American man at No. 21 in the summer […]

Mahut beats 5th-seeded Zverev, while 6th-seeded Gasquet wins

AP 5:52 p.m. ET Feb. 21, 2017 MARSEILLE, France (AP) — French veteran Nicolas Mahut beat German teen Alexander Zverev 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5) to reach the second round of the Open 13 on Tuesday. The 35-year-old Mahut withstood 10 aces from the 19-year-old Zverev, seeded fifth and considered one of the rising stars of […]

Injured Milos Raonic withdraws, Sock wins Delray Beach Open

Jack Sock speaks during a news conference at the Delray Open tennis tournament in Delray Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017. Sock’s opponent in the final, Milos Raonic, of Canada, pulled out because of an injury. (Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP)(Photo: The Associated Press) DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Top-seeded Milos Raonic has withdrawn […]

Last seeds eliminated in Malaysian Open quarterfinals

AP 11:30 a.m. ET March 3, 2017 KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Magda Linette of Poland knocked out the last remaining seed in the Malaysian Open when she beat No. 5 Duan Ying Ying of China 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-1 in the quarterfinals on Friday. One match earlier, No. 6 Wang Qiang of China lost […]