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Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Djokovic also knocked out

Aug. 17, 2019 9:13 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Ashleigh Barty's chance to move back to No. 1 was only one victory away. At the end of an up-and-down week, she didn't have another comeback left. Neither did Novak Djokovic, who came away with yet another disappointment in Cincinnati. Barty lost to Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-2, 6-4 in the...

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances

Aug. 15, 2019 9:35 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — For Roger Federer, it was one big blur. The seven-time champion was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in barely over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced. Andre Rublev — with only one career win over a top-five player to his...

Murray loses in first round at Cincinnati in singles return

Aug. 12, 2019 11:53 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Andy Murray moved well in his first singles match since January, but not well enough to move on — even to the U.S. Open. Using a bottomless arsenal of drop shots, Richard Gasquet snapped a five-match losing streak against Murray with a 6-4, 6-4 win in the first round of the...

He's back: Andy Murray returns to singles with healing hip

Aug. 11, 2019 9:36 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Andy Murray smiled as he walked off the court after a brisk practice session, pain-free and moving better all the time. Retirement? Out of mind for now. Instead, the three-time major champion is back to playing singles at a Masters event. Murray is the first-day focus at the Western...

Andy Murray to make singles return at Cincinnati next week

Aug. 9, 2019 2:36 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Andy Murray says he has accepted a wild-card invitation to make his return to singles competition at the Western & Southern Open next week. Murray announced the news on his Facebook page Friday. The three-time major champion and former No. 1 hasn't played a singles match on tour...

Teens Gauff, McNally reach Citi Open women's doubles final

Aug. 3, 2019 1:23 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Coco Gauff reached the Citi Open women's doubles final Friday with fellow teenager Caty McNally, who also is into the singles semifinals in her first appearance in the main draw of a WTA tournament. Gauff and McNally routed the third-seeded team of Russian Anna Kalinskaya and Miyu Kato of...

Andy Murray, brother Jamie advance in doubles at Citi Open

Jul. 31, 2019 11:10 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Brothers Andy and Jamie Murray have advanced in doubles at the Citi Open. The Scottish brothers beat France's Nicolas Mahut and Edouard Roger-Vasselin 6-4, 6-7(7), 10-5 on Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals. They rallied to win on their fourth match point. Former No. 1-ranked Andy...

Andy Murray to play doubles with brother Jamie in Washington

Jul. 24, 2019 10:53 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray will team up with brother Jamie to play doubles at the Citi Open in Washington as he continues his comeback from hip surgery. Murray posted a video on Twitter confirming he will partner with Jamie in the tournament, which starts Saturday. The former No. 1-ranked singles player has...

The Latest: Halep says Slam losses helped her beat Williams

Jul. 13, 2019 5:39 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Simona Halep figures her past problems in Grand Slam finals allowed her to come through against Serena Williams at Wimbledon. Halep lost the first three times she appeared in a major final, twice at the French Open and once at...

The Latest: Federer tops Nadal, reaches 12th Wimbledon final

Jul. 12, 2019 2:45 PM EDT

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 7:43 p.m. Roger Federer will play for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title in his 12 final at the All England Club after beating Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Centre Court. The 20-time Grand Slam singles champion will face...