Holder Rafael Nadal out of US Open with wrist injury

Rafa Nadal has pulled out of his U.S. Open title defence this month because of a wrist problem, the world number two said on Monday.

Cincinnati Open: Sania Mirza, Cara Black pair loses in second round

India`s campaign ended at the Cincinnati Masters tennis tournament after Sania Mirza and Cara Black went down to Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain and Kazakhstan`s Yaroslave Shvedova in their women`s doubles second round match here.

Serena Williams closing in on first Cincinnati title

World number one Serena Williams continued her march towards a first Western and Southern Open title, easing into the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati tournament with a 6-2 6-2 demolition of 13th seeded Italian Flavia Pennetta on Thursday.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashes out of Cincinnati in first round

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Tuesday, suffering a humbling 6-1 6-4 opening-round loss to Russia`s Mikhail Youzhny two days after winning the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

Venus Williams falls at the first hurdle in Cincinnati

Venus Williams, fresh off a stirring run to last week`s Montreal final, ran out of gas in Cincinnati as she fell 6-7 (2) 6-3 6-4 to 16th seeded Czech Lucie Safarova in first-round action at the Western and Southern Open on Tuesday.

Caroline Wozniacki, Ana Ivanovic advance in Cincinnati Open

Caroline Wozniacki and Ana Ivanovic advanced to the second round of the Western & Southern Open women`s singles with straight-set victories over the respective opening round opponents.

John Isner through to Cincinnati Open second round

Local favourite John Isner breezed past Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-4 to open his Western & Southern Open campaign.

Tests show Rafael Nadal recovery from wrist injury on track

Rafa Nadal`s recovery from a wrist injury that ruled him out of two U.S. Open tune-up events is on track, the Spanish tennis federation (RFET) said on Tuesday after the world number two underwent tests.

Sharapova happy with `baby step` return

Maria Sharapova described her comeback after a four-month injury absence as a `baby step` forward in her recovery.

Cincinnati Open: Victoria Azarenka outshines world No 1 Serena Williams

Victoria Azarenka won a showdown between the world`s two top players by beating number one Serena Williams in a three-set thriller.

Rafael Nadal overtakes Andy Murray as new World No. 2 after Cincinnati win

Rafael Nadal won his ninth title out of his last 11 finals after beating John Isner 7-6, 7-6 in the Cincinnati Open final.

Rafael Nadal beats John Isner to win first Cincinnati crown

Rafael Nadal continued his outstanding hardcourt form beating John Isner 7-6, 7-6 in the final of the Western and Southern Open on Sunday.

Nadal making hard court look easy as US Open approaches

For many seasons Rafa Nadal has arrived at the tail end of the tennis schedule with his knees creaking like two rusty gates and nursing the aches and pains that are payment for his action-packed style.

Big names begin final US Open tune-up in Cincinnati

Former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur continued her buildup to the season`s final grand slam with a convincing 6-1 7-5 win over Russia`s Svetlana Kuznetsova in first round action at the Western and Southern Open on Monday.

Djokovic, Federer in Cincinnati finals

Novak Djokovic will meet Roger Federer in the final of Cincinnati Open after beating Juan Martin del Potro 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday.

Sharapova sinks Jankovic in Cincinnati final

Russia`s Maria Sharapova beat Serbia`s Jelena Jankovic 4-6, 7-6, 6-3 to win the Cincinnati Open.

Sharapova sinks Jankovic in Cincinnati final

Russia`s Maria Sharapova beat Serbia`s Jelena Jankovic 4-6, 7-6, 6-3 to win the Cincinnati Open.

Lee-Hesh gun down Cincinnati title

Paes and Bhupathi got their game right ahead of the US Open as they beat Llodra and Nenad , 7-6 (4), 7-6 (2) in the doubles final of the Cincinnati Open.

Lee-Hesh gun down Cincinnati title

Paes and Bhupathi got their game right ahead of the US Open as they beat Llodra and Nenad , 7-6 (4), 7-6 (2) in the doubles final of the Cincinnati Open.

Murray wins Cincinnati Open after Djokovic quits

Britain`s Andy Murray won the Cincinnati Open when his opponent, Serbia`s world number one Novak Djokovic, retired injured.