Posts Tagged Tennis

ATP tournament in Duesseldorf cut from schedule

DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) — The ATP tournament in Duesseldorf has been canceled due to lack of funding.

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Berdych reaches quarterfinals at Paris Masters

Andy Murray of Britain, celebrates his victory after defeating Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria after their third round match at the ATP World Tour Masters tennis tournament at Bercy stadium in Paris, France, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

PARIS (AP) — Andy Murray clinched a spot in the ATP Finals on Thursday after beating Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets at the Paris Masters and then sent a message to his critics by scribbling “bad year” on a courtside television camera.

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Muguruza beats Pennetta at Tournament of Champions

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Garbine Muguruza moved a step closer to the semifinals by beating favorite Flavia Pennetta of Italy 0-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Thursday.

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Muguruza beats Makarova at Tournament of Champions

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Garbine Muguruza’s perfect serve helped her to a surprise 6-2, 6-1 victory over top-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Wednesday.

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Wozniacki confident she can finish NYC Marathon

Professional tennis player Caroline Wozniacki talks during a news conference, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in New York. The Danish tennis star, formerly top-ranked in the world,  will run the New York City Marathon, Sunday, Nov. 2, to raise funds for the New York Road Runners Team for Kids charity, which promotes youth running. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki started having nightmares of being rolled off the New York City Marathon course in a wheelchair.

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