Posts Tagged Men’s tennis

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic advances at Dubai Championships

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Playing for the first time since winning the Australian Open, Novak Djokovic came through with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Vasek Pospisil on Tuesday in the first round of the Dubai Tennis Championships.

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Monfils included in France team for Davis Cup 1st round

PARIS (AP) — France captain Arnaud Clement surprisingly included Gael Monfils on Tuesday in his team to face Germany in the first round of the Davis Cup next week.

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Murray to lead Britain in 1st round of Davis Cup in Glasgow

Donald Young reacts after losing a point to Ivo Karlovic, of Croatia, during the final tennis match at the Delray Beach Open, in Delray Beach, Fla., Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. Karlovic won 6-3, 6-3. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray will return to his native Scotland next week to lead Britain against the United States in the first round of the Davis Cup.

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Switzerland picks team without stars for Davis Cup defense

Roger Federer of Switzerland returns the ball to Mikhail Youzhny of Russia during the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Without Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, Switzerland begins its Davis Cup defense in Belgium with no player ranked in the top 250.

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Mayer into 2nd round in Buenos Aires; Nadal tries to rebound

Spain's tennis player Rafael Nadal listens to a question during a press conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Nadal will play at the Argentina Open that starts Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — No. 5-seeded Leonardo Mayer of Argentina reached the second round of the Argentina Open on Monday, defeating Stephane Robert of France 6-0, 6-1.

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