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Soccer-Tsonga banks on home support to topple Czech champions in Davis Cup

Sep 1st 2014
Sept 1 (Reuters) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga expects a raucous home crowd to help inspire France to a first Davis Cup final since 2010 when they meet holders Czech Republic at Roland Garros in Paris from September 12 to 14.






Tennis-Pennetta returns to quarters with win over Dellacqua

Sep 1st 2014
NEW YORK, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Flavia Pennetta reached the U.S. Open quarter-finals for the fifth time in seven years on Monday, beating Australian Casey Dellacqua 7-5 6-2.






Tennis-Federer to return to Brisbane to start 2015 season

Sep 1st 2014
MELBOURNE, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Roger Federer will return to the Brisbane International next January to start his 2015 season and warm up for the year's first grand slam at the Australian Open, organisers said on Monday.






WRAPUP-Tennis-Federer marches on as wild weather, upsets hit U.S. Open

Sep 1st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Baking heat, rain and the threat of lightning all forced stoppages in play at the U.S. Open on Sunday but Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki marched on through a day of wild weather and upsets.






Tennis-China's Peng, Swiss teen set up U.S. Open quarter-final

Sep 1st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - China's Peng Shuai knocked out her third seeded player in a row and Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic beat a former world number one in fourth-round wins on Sunday to set up an unlikely U.S. Open quarter-final.






UPDATE 5-Tennis-U.S. Open men's singles round 3 results

Sep 1st 2014
Sept 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the U.S. Open Men's Singles Round 3 matches on Sunday 14-Marin Cilic (Croatia) beat 18-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 6-3 3-6 6-3 6-4 26-Gilles Simon (France) beat 4-David Ferrer (Spain) 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-3 7-Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) beat David Goffin (Belgium) 0-6 6-3 6-4 6-1 20-Gael Monfils (France) beat 12-Richard Gasquet (France) 6-4 6-2 6-2 17-Roberto Bautista (Spain) beat Adrian Mannarino (France) 7-5 6-2 6-3 Dom






UPDATE 1-Tennis-U.S. Open women's singles round 4 results

Sep 1st 2014
Sept 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the U.S. Open Women's Singles Round 4 matches on Sunday Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) beat 9-Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) 7-6(6) 6-3 10-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat 5-Maria Sharapova (Russia) 6-4 2-6 6-2 13-Sara Errani (Italy) beat Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (Croatia) 6-3 2-6 6-0 Peng Shuai (China) beat 14-Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-4






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Federer roars into fourth round after rain delay

Sep 1st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Grand slam king Roger Federer came back with renewed vigor after a weather delay to rout Spaniard Marcel Granollers 4-6 6-1 6-1 6-1 and charge into the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Sunday.






Tennis-Federer roars into fourth round after weather delay

Sep 1st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Grand slam king Roger Federer came back with renewed vigor after a weather delay to rout Spaniard Marcel Granollers 4-6 6-1 6-1 6-1 and charge into the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Sunday.






PREVIEW-Tennis-Murray looks to continue success against French

Sep 1st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - No one loves beating up on French players quite like Andy Murray.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Wozniacki beats heat and Sharapova to reach quarters

Sep 1st 2014
* Officials invoke heat rule stop match (Adds quotes, detail)






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Wozniacki upsets Sharapova, Ferrer falls at Open

Sep 1st 2014
* Federer match suspended due to lightning, rain (Adds details, quotes)






Tennis-Monday's order of play at U.S. Open

Aug 31st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Order of play on the showcourts at the U.S. Open on Monday (prefix denotes seeding):






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Simon beats Ferrer to register first men's upset

Aug 31st 2014
* Ferrer hunched over timing board (Adds quotes, detail)






Tennis-Wozniacki upsets Sharapova, and Ferrer falls at U.S. Open

Aug 31st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Caroline Wozniacki upset French Open champion Maria Sharapova in a groundstroke marathon to reach the U.S. Open quarter-finals, while Gilles Simon registered the first big surprise in the men's draw on Sunday.






Tennis-Wozniacki beats heat and Sharapova to reach quarters

Aug 31st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki beat the heat and Maria Sharapova 6-4 2-6 6-2 to move into the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open on Sunday as another top seed disappeared under a broiling Flushing Meadows sun.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-U.S. Open women's singles round 4 results

Aug 31st 2014
Aug 31 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the U.S. Open Women's Singles Round 4 matches on Sunday 10-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat 5-Maria Sharapova (Russia) 6-4 2-6 6-2 13-Sara Errani (Italy) beat Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (Croatia) 6-3 2-6 6-0






UPDATE 1-Tennis-U.S. Open men's singles round 3 results

Aug 31st 2014
Aug 31 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the U.S. Open Men's Singles Round 3 matches on Sunday 14-Marin Cilic (Croatia) beat 18-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 6-3 3-6 6-3 6-4 26-Gilles Simon (France) beat 4-David Ferrer (Spain) 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-3






Tennis-Simon delivers first men's upset with win over Ferrer

Aug 31st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Frenchman Gilles Simon delivered the first big surprise in the men's draw at the U.S. Open, taking down fourth seed David Ferrer of Spain 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-3 to move into the fourth round on a sweltering Sunday at Flushing Meadows.






Tennis-Errani claims first quarter-finals berth at U.S. Open

Aug 31st 2014
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Italian 13th seed Sara Errani became the first player to reach the quarter-finals at the U.S. Open by ending the rejuvenated run of veteran Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia on Sunday.