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On This Day: Happy Birthday Vika

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:14pm
July 31, 1989 - Tom Hanks was on the case with a slobbery new partner, Prince was partying in Gotham City and one of the all-time greats was coming into the world.

Halep To Rise To World No.2

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:14pm
WTA Rising Star Simona Halep will pass Li Na in two weeks on Monday, August 11, to become the new World No.2. Who are some other famous names to get to No.2?

Li Out Of Montréal, Cincy & US Open

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:14pm
Li Na, No.2 on the WTA Rankings and No.3 on the Road To Singapore leaderboard, will unfortunately miss all of her scheduled stops this summer - including the US Open.

Kuznetsova Books Citi Open QF Berth

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:13pm
Svetlana Kuznetsova joined two other Russians in the Washington DC quarterfinals by holding off Kirsten Flipkens on Thursday.

Kerber Overcomes Vandeweghe In Stanford Vandeweghe v Kerber Highlights: WTA Stanford 2R

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:13pm
Angelique Kerber didn't win a game in the second set, but managed to beat CoCo Vandeweghe to reach the quarterfinals of the Bank of the West Classic.

Azarenka Making Up For Lost Time

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:12pm
Now fully recovered from the foot injury that ruined the start of 2014, Victoria Azarenka is relishing being back on court and competing again.

Wozniacki To Run NYC Marathon

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:12pm
Former World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki announced Thursday morning she will be running the 2014 New York City Marathon.

Washington Post: Asians' Continued Rise

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:11pm
Asia continues to have a huge influence on the WTA, and vice-versa. What are the latest examples of that trend?

Nadal (wrist) pulls out of two Open tuneups

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:37pm
Rafael Nadal withdrew Wednesday from U.S. Open tuneups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting in doubt his status for a title defense at the year's last Grand Slam tournament.

Caple: Venus Williams content with losing record

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:51pm
Sabine Lisicki broke Venus Williams' record for fastest recorded serve, but the American is focused on playing smarter -- not bigger, writes Jim Caple.

Lisicki sets WTA record with 131 mph serve

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:41pm
The WTA says Sabine Lisicki has hit the fastest serve in the history of the women's tennis tour, reaching 131 mph (211 kph).

Federer Celebrates 2 Million Followers With #AskRF

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:39pm
In commemoration of passing 2 million Twitter followers, Roger Federer conducted an impromptu #AskRF session that became the No. 1 worldwide trending topic Wednesday.

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Baghdatis gets Open spot after Haas bows out

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 12:43pm
Tommy Haas has officially withdrawn from the U.S. Open because of surgery on his right shoulder, opening up a spot on the main draw for Marcos Baghdatis.

Caple: Test begins for Serena Williams

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:30am
For now, the questions surrounding Serena Williams' mysterious illness will be put on hold, but another concern looms for the world No. 1: confidence.

Serena feeling fine after virus at Wimbledon

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:19am
Serena Williams said Monday that she feels fine and is ready to play again after a disturbing performance that scared even her during a doubles match at Wimbledon four weeks ago.

Nishikori Overcomes Querrey, Raonic Edges Sock In Washington

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 8:50am
Fourth seed Kei Nishikori survived a tricky opener against American Sam Querrey on Wednesday afternoon at the Citi Open, prevailing 6-4, 5-7, 6-4 in one hour and 52 minutes.

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Top Seed Berdych Claims Opener in Washington; Isner Falls To Johnson

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 5:45am
Top seed Tomas Berdych opened his campaign for a first Citi Open crown with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Robby Ginepri in Citi Open second round on Wednesday evening.

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Berdych, Nishikori Watch Manchester United In Washington

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 5:10am
After meeting Juan Mata, Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia on Monday at the Washington, D.C. W Hotel, the ATP World Tour stars at the Citi Open went to FedEx Field on Tuesday night to watch Manchester United in action against Inter Milan.

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Rosol Advances To Kitzbühel QFs, Heavy Rain Dents Schedule

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:51am
Third seed Lukas Rosol and qualifier Maximo Gonzalez were the only winners on a rain-plagued Wednesday at the bet-at-home Cup Kitzbühel.

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Top seed Safarova falls in first round at Citi

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 2:19am
Top-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic in the first round of the Citi Open on Tuesday.