• Stan Wawrinka, of Switzerland, returns the ball to Mikhail Youzhny, of Russia, at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Monfils, Berdych earn wins at Rogers Cup

    TORONTO (AP) — Gael Monfils of France defeated Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-3, 6-3 and fifth seed Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Croatia’s Borna Coric 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 at the Rogers Cup on Tuesday.

  • Martin reaches his 1st final, plays Fognini at Croatia Open

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Andrej Martin of Slovakia reached his first career ATP final after defeating Carlos Berlocq of Argentina 7-6 (4), 6-4 Saturday in the last four of the Croatian Open.

  • In this Thursday, July 7, 2016 photo, Miriam Nagl, of Brazil, looks over the 10th green during the first round of the U.S. Women's Open golf tournament at CordeValle in San Martin, Calif. Several athletes with limited connections to Brazil will be fulfilling their Olympic dream thanks to Brazil’s shortage of athletes in many of the sports in which it automatically qualified for the Rio Games as host despite a lack of Olympic tradition. Some have lived away for most of their lives but were born in Brazil.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

    Foreign athletes use Brazilian connections to make it to Rio

    SAO PAULO (AP) — Rugby player Isadora Cerullo never lived in Brazil. Fencer Ghislain Perrier speaks very little Portuguese. Golfer Miriam Nagl played abroad most of her life.

  • Berlocq, Elias advance to Croatia Open semifinals

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Carlos Berlocq put aside his poor form in quarterfinals at the Croatia Open to defeat third-seeded Jeremy Chardy of France 6-4, 6-2.

  • Marin Cilic splits with coach Goran Ivanisevic

    ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Marin Cilic has split with coach Goran Ivanisevic after nearly three years of cooperation that included winning the U.S. Open in 2014.

  • Elias recovers in time to upset top-seeded Cuevas in Umag

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Gastao Elias won a dramatic tiebreaker to upset top-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay in the second round of the Croatia Open on Thursday.

  • Chardy, Berlocq advance at Croatia Open

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Third-seeded Jeremy Chardy beat past Serbian qualifier Nikola Cacic 6-2, 6-0 on Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Croatia Open.

  • Bosnia’s Dzumhur upsets 5th-seeded Almagro at Croatia Open

    UMAG, Croatia (AP) — Damir Dzumhur of Bosnia-Herzegovina upset fifth-seeded Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-2, 5-7, 7-5 in the first round of the Croatia Open on Tuesday.