• In this Sunday, April 24, 2016 file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal returns a ball to Japan’s Kei Nishikori during the Barcelona Open tennis tournament final in Barcelona, Spain. Fed up with being accused of doping, Rafael Nadal has written to the president of the International Tennis Federation and asked for all of his drug-test results and blood profile records to be made public. "It can't be free anymore in our tennis world to speak and to accuse without evidence," the 14-time Grand Slam champion said in a letter obtained Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File)

    Nadal to be Spain’s flag-bearer at Rio Games

    MADRID (AP) — Rafael Nadal is getting a second chance to be Spain’s Olympic flag-bearer.

  • Pittsburgh’s Fratangelo earns USTA wild card for French Open

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Tennis Association says that 2011 French Open junior champion Bjorn Fratangelo of Pittsburgh has earned a wild-card entry for the main draw at Roland Garros.

  • Safarova, Pliskova advance at Prague Open

    PRAGUE (AP) — Second-seeded Lucie Safarova rallied to advance to the second round of the Prague Open on Tuesday, beating Mariana Duque-Marino 3-6, 6-3, 6-4.

  • In this Sunday, April 24, 2016 file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal returns a ball to Japan’s Kei Nishikori during the Barcelona Open tennis tournament final in Barcelona, Spain. Fed up with being accused of doping, Rafael Nadal has written to the president of the International Tennis Federation and asked for all of his drug-test results and blood profile records to be made public. "It can't be free anymore in our tennis world to speak and to accuse without evidence," the 14-time Grand Slam champion said in a letter obtained Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File)

    Rafael Nadal wants his drug-test results made public

    LONDON (AP) — Fed up with being accused of doping, Rafael Nadal has written to the president of the International Tennis Federation and asked for all of his drug-test results and blood profile records to be made public.

  • In this Sunday, July 12, 2015 file photo, Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates winning the men's singles final against Roger Federer of Switzerland at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.  Prize money at Wimbledon is increasing 5 percent this year, with the men's and women's singles champions to receive 2 million pounds ($2.9 million). Organizers announced Tuesday, April 26, 2016 that total prize money for the grass-court Grand Slam is going up to 28.1 million pounds ($40 million).  The prize for the singles champions has been raised by 6.4 percent, or 120,000 pounds ($175,000). (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, File)

    Wimbledon prize money increased by 5 percent for 2016

    LONDON (AP) — This year’s men’s and women’s singles champions at Wimbledon will each receive nearly $3 million, as the Grand Slam tournament increases overall prize money by 5 percent.

  • Coric, Mayer, Almagro advance to 2nd round at Estoril Open

    ESTORIL, Portugal (AP) — Sixth-seeded Borna Coric defeated Italian qualifier Andrea Arnaboldi of Italy 6-4, 6-1 on Monday to reach the second round of the Estoril Open.

  • Bellucci advances as bad weather disrupts BMW Open

    MUNICH (AP) — Sixth-seeded Thomaz Bellucci advanced to the second round of the BMW Open when Mikhail Youzhny fell ill and retired Monday as bad weather, including light snowfall, disrupted the opening day.

  • Spain's Rafael Nadal sprays sparkling wine as he celebrates after winning the Barcelona Open tennis tournament in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, April 24, 2016. Spain's Rafael Nadal defeated Japan’s Kei Nishikori 6-4 and 7-5, in the final. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

    Nadal suing former French minister who accused him of doping

    MADRID (AP) — Rafael Nadal filed suit Monday against a former French minister who accused him of doping, saying he needs to defend his integrity and image as an athlete.

  • 6th-seeded Ostapenko eliminated from Prague Open

    PRAGUE (AP) — Sixth-seeded Jelena Ostapenko was eliminated from the Prague Open on Monday, losing to Ana Konjuh 5-7, 6-2, 6-1 in the first round.

  • Spain's Rafael Nadal returns a ball to Japan’s Kei Nishikori during the Barcelona Open tennis tournament final in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, April 24, 2016. Spain's Rafael Nadal defeated Japan’s Kei Nishikori 6-4 and 7-5, in the final. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

    Official wary of athletes staying outside Olympic village

    MADRID (AP) — Extra security measures may be needed to protect some athletes staying outside of the Olympic Village during the Rio de Janeiro Games, one of Brazil’s top security officials said Monday.