Serena Williams says she`s `nowhere near 100 percent`
Serena Williams says she`s `nowhere near 100 percent`

Serena Williams admitted her fitness was "nowhere near 100 percent" as her WTA Finals hopes receded after one of the heaviest defeats of her career on Wednesday.

Serena Williams qualifies for WTA Finals in Singapore
Serena Williams qualifies for WTA Finals in Singapore

Four-time and defending champion Serena Williams is the first player to qualify for the year-ending WTA Finals to be held in Singapore Oct 17-26, the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced Saturday.

Ana Ivanovic stunned by Czech Pliskova at US Open
Ana Ivanovic stunned by Czech Pliskova at US Open

Former world number one Ana Ivanovic was upset 7-5 6-4 by 42nd-ranked Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic in the second round of the U.S. Open on Thursday.

US Open: Roger Federer poised for fairytale of New York

Roger Federer hopes to mark the 10th anniversary of his first US Open title with a sixth triumph in New York and become the oldest Grand Slam champion in more than 40 years.

Novak Djokovic aims to translate personal joy to professional success

Marriage and preparations for the birth of his first child left Novak Djokovic "a little flat" on the tennis court of late -- where better to turn things around than at the US Open.

Fitness concerns plague Kei Nishikori ahead of US Open

U.S. Open 10th seed Kei Nishikori remains concerned over his fitness following a three-week injury break with the Japanese number one raising doubts about his prospects of making it past the first round in New York.

Serena beats Wozniacki to reach Cincinnati final

World number one Serena Williams battled past Caroline Wozniacki 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday and reach the final of the Cincinnati hardcourt tournament.

Serena Williams storms into semis at Cincinnati

World number one Serena Williams powered into the semi-finals of the US Open tune-up at Cincinnati on Friday with a 6-1, 6-3 win over Jelena Jankovic.

Roger Federer passes tough test to reach last 16 in Cincinnati

Roger Federer survived an opening-match fright by outlasting Canada`s Vasek Pospisil 7-6 (4) 5-7 6-2 on Wednesday to claim his 300th Masters Series win and reach the third round of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Roger Federer wins milestone 300th ATP Masters match

Roger Federer became the first man to win 300 matches at the ATP Masters 1000 level, beating Vasek Pospisil 7-6 (7/4), 5-7, 6-2 on Wednesday in Cincinnati.

Serena Williams battles on in Cincinnati, Petra Kvitova falls

World number one Serena Williams won a tense battle of U.S. Open champions by taming Australia`s Samantha Stosur 7-6 (7) 7-6 (7) on Wednesday to reach the third round of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Novak Djokovic outlasts Gilles Simon to advance at Cincinnati

Novak Djokovic pulled his championship tennis back together after last week`s early exit, beating Gilles Simon 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 to reach the third round of the ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters here Tuesday.

Rafael Nadal aiming to recover for US Open

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal Monday said he is working hard to be able to play in the US Open, although he admits doubts over his backhand may be decisive in keeping him from defending the title he won last year.

Some`licking their chops`at Rafael Nadal absence

Rafael Nadal`s announcement Wednesday that he will miss key US Open warm-up events at Toronto and Cincinnati with a right wrist injury will have some rivals "licking their chops."

Some `licking their chops` at Rafael Nadal absence

Rafael Nadal`s announcement Wednesday that he will miss key US Open warm-up events at Toronto and Cincinnati with a right wrist injury will have some rivals "licking their chops."

Six-year-old girl mauled by dog in Cincinnati

A six-year-old girl in the US state of Cincinnati has been mauled by a pair of pit bulls and was fighting for life, her family said today.

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer for Indian Wells crown

World number two Novak Djokovic rallied to beat Roger Federer in a three-set thriller on Sunday to win his first title of 2014 at the Indian Wells ATP Masters.

Sharapova makes no promises over Brisbane return

Having pulled out of the Brisbane International tournament through injury for the last two years, Maria Sharapova might consider it a victory in itself if she actually gets out on court at the Pat Rafter arena on Monday.

South Koren star outfielder Choo joins Rangers

South Korean outfielder Choo Shin-Soo, among the most prized free agents this year, has signed a seven-year contract worth $130 million with Major League Baseball`s Texas Rangers, the club announced Friday.

Rafael Nadal is red-hot favourite for US Open

The undisputed King of Clay, Rafa Nadal could soon extend his reign to the hardcourt after establishing himself as the red-hot favourite for the US Open with back-to-back wins in Montreal and Cincinnati.