• Arkansas State women’s tennis in back-to-back contests

    JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas State University women’s tennis team opens the 2016 dual match season this weekend with back-to-back contests.

  • Williams beats Radwanska to reach quarterfinals in Taiwan

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams overpowered Urszula Radwanska of Poland 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the Taiwan Open quarterfinals on Thursday.

    Updated: 6:00 am

  • Williams coasts in 1st round of Taiwan Open

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams had a 6-3, 6-2 win over Taiwanese wildcard Lee Pei-chi in her opening match at the Taiwan Open on Wednesday.

  • Mladenovic falls to Siegemund in round 1 in St Petersburg

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Roberta Vinci secured her place in the quarterfinals of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy by beating Belgium’s Yanina Wickmayer 6-2, 7-6 (2) on Wednesday.

  • Williams coasts to 6-3, 6-2 win over Lee at Taiwan Open

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) — Top-seeded Venus Williams had a 6-3, 6-2 win over Lee Pei-chi in her opening match at the Taiwan Open on Wednesday.

  • Pavlyuchenkova reaches round 2 in St. Petersburg

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova was made to fight for a place in the second round of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Tuesday, beating Czech veteran Klara Koukalova in three sets.

  • US drawn against Australia in Fed Cup playoffs

    LONDON (AP) — The United States will travel to Australia in April as they try to win back their place in the top tier of the Fed Cup.

  • Venus Williams advances US team in Fed Cup

    KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — Venus Williams clinched victory for the U.S. Fed Cup team against Poland on Sunday in the Group II first round, advancing her team to the World Group Playoff in April.

  • Garcia tops Giorgi to seal France’s Fed Cup win over Italy

    MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Caroline Garcia followed Kristina Mladenovic’s earlier win by beating Camila Giorgi 6-3, 6-4 as France clinched a spot in the Fed Cup semifinals on Sunday with a comprehensive 4-1 win against Italy in their first-round tie.

  • Romania leads Czech Republic 2-1 in Fed Cup

    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Karolina Pliskova won her second singles match to put defending champion Czech Republic level at 2-2 with host Romania in their Fed Cup first-round match.