Posts Tagged Tennis

Djokovic extends China Open winning streak to 21

Novak Djokovic of Serbia return a shots to Vasek Pospisil from Canada during the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

BEIJING (AP) — 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.

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Kvitova, V. Williams rematch set at China Open

Novak Djokovic of Serbia return a shots to Vasek Pospisil from Canada during the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium in Beijing, China, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

BEIJING (AP) — 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.

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Nishikori beats Dodig to advance at Japan Open

Kei Nishikori of Japan watches the ball while playing against Ivan Dodig of Croatia during their first round match of Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

TOKYO (AP) — Fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan beat Ivan Dodig of Croatia 6-3, 6-4 to advance to the second round of the Japan Open on Wednesday.

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Serena Williams headlines Hopman Cup field

Serena Williams of the United States return a shots to Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain during the first round of China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium in Beijing, China, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Top-ranked Serena Williams will combine with Wimbledon doubles champion Jack Sock in the United States team which will compete in a star-studded Hopman Cup tournament in January.

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Ito upsets top-seeded Wawrinka at Japan Open

Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland watches the ball while playing against Tatsuma Ito of Japan during their first round match of Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese wild card Tatsuma Ito upset Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka 7-5, 6-2 in the first round of the Japan Open on Tuesday.

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