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June 13 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Halle Open Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Friday 4-Kei Nishikori (Japan) beat Steve Johnson (U.S.) 6-1 7-6(4) 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) walkover Philipp Kohlschreiber (Germany) beat Dustin Brown (Germany) 6-4 5-7 7-6(16) Alejandro Falla (Colombia) beat Peter Gojowczyk (Germany) 7-6(4) 7-6(2)
June 12 (Reuters) - Top seed Ana Ivanovic breezed into the quarter-finals of the Aegon Classic in Birmingham, England with a 6-1 6-1 victory over American Lauren Davis on Thursday but second seed Samantha Stosur was knocked out.
June 12 (Reuters) - The switch from clay to grass did not go according to plan for Rafa Nadal on Thursday and the Spaniard was jettisoned from the Gerry Weber Open with a 6-4 6-1 second-round defeat by maverick German Dustin Brown.
LONDON, June 12 (Reuters) - Andy Murray's hopes of recreating the joyous British celebrations after winning Wimbledon 2013 did not look promising on Thursday as he lost to Czech Radek Stepanek in the Aegon Championships third round.
June 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Halle Open Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday Dustin Brown (Germany) beat 1-Rafa Nadal (Spain) 6-4 6-1 Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) beat Ivo Karlovic (Croatia) 7-6(2) 7-6(3) 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Joao Sousa (Portugal) 6-7(8) 6-4 6-2 Steve Johnson (U.S.) beat Teymuraz Gabashvili (Russia) walkover
LONDON, June 12 (Reuters) - Andy Murray was left to rue eight set points that went begging in the first set as he slumped to a shock 7-6(10) 6-2 defeat by Czech veteran Radek Stepanek in the third round of the Aegon Championships on Thursday.
June 12 (Reuters) - Roger Federer was not immune to suffering some grasscourt jitters on Thursday as the Swiss began his first match on the lush green surface this year with a 6-7(8) 6-4 6-2 second-round win over Portugal's Joao Sousa at the Gerry Webber Open.
June 11 (Reuters) - After washing the clay dust out of his socks following his ninth French Open crown, world number one Rafa Nadal switches to grass on Thursday with a second-round clash against wildcard Dustin Brown at the Gerry Weber Open.
By Tom Hayward Andy Murray began the next chapter of his colourful tennis story with a straightforward win over Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu in front of new coach Amelie Mauresmo at Queen's Club on Wednesday.
LONDON, June 11 (Reuters) - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka will return from a long injury lay-off at Eastbourne next week after receiving a wildcard for the Aegon International grasscourt tournament.
LONDON, June 11 (Reuters) - Former world number one Martina Hingis has been awarded a wildcard for the Wimbledon doubles competition as she continues her second comeback following her retirement in 2007.