OSTRAVA, Czech Republic (AP) — Defending champion Czech Republic took a commanding 2-0 lead over France in the Fed Cup World Group semifinals after Lucie Safarova and Petra Kvitova won the opening singles matches on Saturday.
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MONACO (AP) — Winning a game against Novak Djokovic these days is quite an achievement. Even when you’re an U.S. Open champion.
BRINDISI, Italy (AP) — Having learned to play on rock-hard cement in Compton, California, Serena Williams could easily be excused if she didn’t like the slow, red clay courts of Europe.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A South African judge on Friday postponed the sentencing hearing of former doubles tennis champion Bob Hewitt, who was convicted of rape and sexual assault.
ZIELONA GORA, Poland (AP) — Five-time Grand Slam champion Martina Hingis will play her first competitive singles match since 2007 in a Fed Cup playoff on Saturday.