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  • ATP World Tour/WTA, Mutua Madrid Open Results

    Wednesday At Caja Magica Madrid, Spain Purse: $4,185,405 Surface: Clay-outdoor Singles Men Second Round John Isner (16), United States, def. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (11), 6-1. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (12), France, def. Jack Sock,…

  • Kyrgios knocks Federer out of 2nd round at Madrid Open

    MADRID (AP) — Top-seeded Roger Federer made an early exit from the Madrid Open on Wednesday after a second-round defeat to Nick Kyrgios of Australia. The 20-year-old from Canberra ended Federer’s hopes of a fourth…

  • Serena beats Azarenka to reach Madrid quarters, Nadal wins

    MADRID (AP) — Victoria Azarenka squandered triple match point, double-faulting on the last one, and Serena Williams rallied to reach the Madrid Open quarterfinals with a 7-6 (5), 3-6, 7-6 (1) win on Wednesday. Trying…

  • Nadal beats Johnson to reach Madrid Open 3rd round

    MADRID (AP) — Rafael Nadal broke Steve Johnson’s serve three times and advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open by defeating the American 6-4, 6-3 on Wednesday. Third-seeded Nadal extended his record of…

  • ATP World Tour/WTA, Mutua Madrid Open Results

    Tuesday At Caja Magica Madrid, Spain Purse: $4,185,405 Surface: Clay-outdoor Singles Men First Round Grigor Dimitrov (10), Bulgaria, def. Donald Young, United States, 6-4, 3-0, retired. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (12), France, def. Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic,…

  • Maria Sharapova advances to 3rd round of Madrid Open

    MADRID (AP) — Maria Sharapova advanced to the third round of the Madrid Open by beating Mariana Duque-Marino of Colombia 6-1, 6-2 on Tuesday. The third-seeded Russian and defending champion broke Duque-Marino’s serve four times…

  • Hewitt to skip French Open to focus on Wimbledon, Davis Cup

    SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time Grand Slam champion and former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt will not play this month’s French Open in what is likely to be his last year on tour. Hewitt’s manager, David Drysdale,…

  • Hewitt to skip French Open to focus on Wimbledon, Davis Cup

    SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time Grand Slam champion and former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt will not play this month’s French Open in what is likely to be his last year on tour. Hewitt’s manager, David Drysdale,…

  • Hewitt to skip French Open to focus on Wimbledon, Davis Cup

    SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time Grand Slam champion and former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt will not play this month’s French Open in what is likely to be his last year on tour. Hewitt’s manager, David Drysdale,…

  • Williams beats Stephens, advances to Madrid Open 3rd round

    MADRID (AP) — Serena Williams needed just 58 minutes to beat fellow American Sloane Stephens 6-4, 6-0 Monday and reach the third round of the Madrid Open. The top-ranked Williams broke Stephens four times and…

  • Money Leaders

    HORSE RACING Through May 3 National Thoroughbred Racing Association Jockeys Sts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings Victor Espinoza 210 46 37 28 $8,918,532 Javier Castellano 506 129 93 69 $6,291,363 John Velazquez 268 55 44 43…

  • ATP Schedule

    H-hard, C-clay, G-grass Jan. 4-11 — Brisbane International, HO (Roger Federer) Jan. 5-10 — Qatar ExxonMobil Open, HO (David Ferrer) Jan. 5-11 — Aircel Chennai Open, HO (Stan Wawrinka) Jan. 12-17 — Apia International, HO…

  • ATP World Tour Money Leaders

    Through May 4 1. Novak Djokovic $5,289,777 2. Andy Murray $2,085,719 3. Tomas Berdych $1,586,096 4. David Ferrer $1,375,531 5. Roger Federer $1,243,971 6. Kei Nishikori $1,235,261 7. Stan Wawrinka $1,144,010 8. Rafael Nadal $839,012…

  • WTA Schedule

    H-hard, RC-red clay, GC-green clay, G-grass Jan. 4-10 — Shenzhen Open, HO (Simona Halep) Jan. 4-10 — Brisbane International, HO (Maria Sharapova) Jan. 5-10 — ASB Classic, HO (Venus Williams) Jan. 11-16 — Apia International,…

  • WTA Money Leaders

    Through May 3 1. Serena Williams $3,777,399 2. Simona Halep $2,017,326 3. Maria Sharapova $1,645,525 4. Ekaterina Makarova $948,776 5. Carla Suarez Navarro $843,347 6. Madison Keys $713,288 7. Karolina Pliskova $683,647 8. Lucie Safarova…