Cornet beats Makarova in Kremlin Cup first round
MOSCOW (AP) -- Alize Cornet of France beat hometown favorite Ekaterina Makarova 6-3, 6-3 at the Kremlin Cup on Monday to set up a possible second-round meeting with Maria Sharapova....

Sharapova wins her 1st title since doping ban
TIANJIN, China (AP) -- Maria Sharapova won her first WTA title since returning from a doping ban after defeating Aryna Sabalenka to win the Tianjin Open on Sunday....

Strycova beats Rybarikova in Linz final for 2nd career title
LINZ, Austria (AP) -- Barbora Strycova ended a six-year wait for her second WTA singles title on Sunday by defeating Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia 6-4, 6-1 at the Ladies Linz....

Federer beats Nadal to win Shanghai Masters title
SHANGHAI (AP) -- Roger Federer extended his winning streak over Rafael Nadal this year to four matches after beating the top-ranked Spaniard 6-4, 6-3 to win the Shanghai Masters on Sunday....

Pavlyuchenkova faces Gavrilova in Hong Kong Open final
HONG KONG (AP) -- Playing in windy conditions, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova defeated Wang Qiang 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to advance to the final of the Hong Kong Open....

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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A medical examiner says a Florida man died from complications of blunt force trauma suffered in a June car crash with tennis star Venus Williams....

Garcia secures WTA Finals spot after injured Konta withdraws
MOSCOW (AP) -- The WTA says Johanna Konta has withdrawn from the Kremlin Cup next week, meaning Caroline Garcia has secured the eighth and last berth in the WTA Finals....

Fognini found guilty of major offenses by Grand Slam board
LONDON (AP) -- Italian tennis player Fabio Fognini was handed a suspended ban of two Grand Slam tournaments on Wednesday for insulting a chair umpire at the U.S. Open....