Posts Tagged Men’s tennis

Young beats Anderson to reach Citi Open semifinals

Donald Young reaches for the ball against Kevin Anderson, of South Africa, during a match at the Citi Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Young reached his first ATP semifinal in three years by beating seventh-seeded Kevin Anderson 3-6, 7-6 (3), 6-2 Friday at the Citi Open.

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Thiem, Monaco reach semifinals in Kitzbuehel

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — David Goffin of Belgium rallied to beat Maximo Gonzalez of Argentina 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 and advance to his first career ATP Tour final at the Kitzbuehel Cup on Friday.

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Johnson beats Karlovic, Raonic wins at Citi Open

Vasek Pospisil, of Canada,  returns the ball to Tomas Berdych, of the Czech Republic, at the Citi Open tennis tournament, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vasek Pospisil got the best of Tomas Berdych — again.

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Goffin beats top-seed Kohlschreiber in Kitzbuehel

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Defending champion Marcel Granollers of Spain defeated Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 6-3, 6-4 to reach the quarterfinals of the Kitzbuehel Cup on Thursday, while top-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany lost.

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China’s Li Na pulls out of US Open because of knee

In this June 27, 2014 file photo, Li Na of China plays a return to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic during their women's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London. Li is pulling out of the U.S. Open because of a knee injury. Li says Thursday, July 31, 2014, in a posting on Facebook that she has "been struggling" with her knee since March "and it is just not where I need it to be in order to play at the highest level."(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time major champion Li Na pulled out of the U.S. Open on Thursday because of a knee injury she said has bothered her for several months.

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