Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
World number one Serena Williams lashed out at "sexist" and racist" comments from the head of Russian tennis Sunday after he jokingly called her and her sister Venus the "Williams brothers".
BEIJING – Agence France-Presse
Maria Sharapova overcame a fierce challenge from Petra Kvitova on Oct. 5 to win the China Open, her first title since she claimed victory at Roland Garros earlier this year.
Pioneering Chinese tennis star Li Na said Sunday she has "no regrets" about her decision to retire over persistent knee injuries, but wiped away tears as she acknowledged she thought long and hard about the decision.
TOKYO - Agence France-Presse
Kei Nishikori won the Japan Open title for the second time in three years on Sunday, collapsing in joy on the court as he defeated Milos Raonic 7-6 (7/5), 4-6, 6-4.
WUHAN, China – Agence France-Presse
China's Li Na announced her retirement at the age of 32 over persistent knee injuries on Sept. 19, prompting a wave of adulation for Asia's greatest and most influential tennis player.
BEIJING - The Associated Press
Novak Djokovic extended his winning streak at the China Open to 21 straight matches, beating Canada's Vasek Pospisil 6-3, 7-5 under the roof on center court on a cold, rainy Wednesday.
NEW YORK - Reuters
Croatia's Marin Cilic swept past Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3 6-3 6-3 to win the US Open on Sept. 8 and reach the pinnacle of the sport one year after a doping ban kept him out of the year's final grand slam
World number one men's player Novak Djokovic powered through his opening game of the $5.4 million China Open Tuesday following a shaky start, while five-times Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova also won.
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
World number one Serena Williams won her 18th Grand Slam title at last, overpowering Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 to capture her sixth US Open crown
Marcel Granollers knocked fellow Spaniard and former champion David Ferrer out of the Japan Open in a first-round upset on Monday 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.
NEW YORK - Anadolu Agency
İpek Soylu, in action with Switzerland’s Teichmann, claimed victory at the Junior Girls’ Doubles Final at the US Open
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