Posts Tagged Tennis

Black-Mirza win doubles title at WTA Finals

India's Sania Mirza, left, and Zimbabwe's Cara Black hold their trophy aloft after defeating Taiwain's Hsieh Su-Wei and China's Peng Shuai in the doubles final at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — In their last match together, Cara Black and Sania Mirza cruised to the doubles title at the WTA Finals with an authoritative 6-1, 6-0 win over defending champions Peng Shuai and Hsieh Su-Wei on Sunday.

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Goffin beats Coric to reach Swiss Indoors final

Switzerland's Roger Federer returns a ball to Croatia's Ivo Karlovic during their semifinal match at the Swiss Indoors tennis tournament  in Basel, Switzerland, on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone,Georgios Kefalas)

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Top-seeded Roger Federer beat big-serving Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (8), 3-6, 6-3 Saturday to reach a ninth consecutive Swiss Indoors final and his 11th overall in his hometown of Basel.

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Murray beats Ferrer to reach Valencia final

VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Andy Murray beat top-seeded David Ferrer 6-4, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Valencia Open.

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Williams beats Wozniacki to reach champs final

Serena Williams of the US reacts after winning a point against Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki during their semifinal match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Williams defeated Wozniacki 2-6 6-3 7-6. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — After Serena Williams’ embarrassing defeat to Simona Halep in the WTA Finals group stage, the American narrowed her eyes at the post-match news conference and said she was looking forward to having a chance to avenge the loss.

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WTA plans World Cup teams event

Serbia's Ana Ivanovic celebrates after winning a point against Romania's Simona Halep during their singles match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE (AP) — The WTA is considering setting up its own World Cup team event, separate from the existing Fed Cup organized by the ITF.

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