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Kyle Edmund, of Britain, reacts after defeating Andreas Seppi, of Italy, in the finals of the New York Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, in Uniondale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Edmund beats Seppi to win title at New York Open

Feb. 16, 2020 7:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — First, there was a five-match losing streak, and later things got even worse for Kyle Edmund. He dropped seven straight matches during a difficult 2019 that sent him tumbling down the rankings, just a year after he enjoyed his greatest success in tennis. That's what made Edmund appreciate...

Kyle Edmund, of Britain, serves to Miomir Kecmanovic, of Serbia, during his semifinal match at the New York Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, in Uniondale, NY. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Resurgent Edmund, Seppi reach final at New York Open

Feb. 15, 2020 8:57 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Kyle Edmund feels the strength back in his body, the kind a player needs for those moments when he has to dig his deepest. And with his health returning, his game is looking good again, too. Edmund powered into his first ATP final since 2018, beating Miomir Kecmanovic 6-1, 6-4 on...

Defending champ Opelka falls to Jung at New York Open

Feb. 15, 2020 12:26 AM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Reilly Opelka was knocked out of the New York Open on Friday night by Jason Jung, who has beaten both of the tournament's past champions en route to his first career semifinal. Jung eliminated the third-seeded Opelka 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 and will face Andreas Seppi, who rallied in the...

Top-seed Isner upset in his first match at New York Open

Feb. 13, 2020 10:46 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Top-seeded John Isner was upset in the second round of the New York Open, losing to Jordan Thompson 7-6 (2), 6-7 (3), 6-3 on Thursday night. Isner, who had a first-round bye, was playing his first match since having to retire from his third-round match at the Australian Open against...

No. 2 seed Raonic ousted in first match at New York Open

Feb. 12, 2020 11:23 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — No. 2 seed Milos Raonic was upset in his opening match at the New York Open, falling 7-6 (4), 6-7 (4) 6-4 on Wednesday night to Soonwoo Kwon. The Canadian was playing his first match since losing to eventual champion Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. He ran...

Past champion Anderson ousted in return to New York Open

Feb. 11, 2020 11:17 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Kevin Anderson lost in his return to the New York Open, falling 7-6 (6), 6-4 to Jason Jung on Tuesday night. Anderson was the first champion when the tournament moved from Memphis to Long Island in 2018, but was unable to defend his title last year because of injury. The two-time...

Johnson edges Tennys Sandgren in 1st round of New York Open

Feb. 11, 2020 12:23 AM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Steve Johnson edged fellow American Tennys Sandgren 6-7 (5), 6-3, 7-6 (3) on Monday night in the first round of the New York Open. It was Sandgren's first match since falling to Roger Federer in the Australian Open quarterfinals. Sandgren had seven match points but couldn't put away...

Mike Bryan, left, of the U.S. makes a backhand return as his brother Bob watches during their third round doubles match against Croatia's Ivan Dodig and Slovakia's Filip Polasek at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

Bryan brothers to make 1 last Davis Cup appearance for US

Feb. 10, 2020 6:35 PM EST

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Twins Bob and Mike Bryan will bid farewell to the Davis Cup by playing in the team competition for the final time when the United States hosts Uzbekistan in Hawaii next month. U.S. captain Mardy Fish announced his roster on Monday, with the Bryan brothers joined by Taylor Fritz,...

Australia's Nick Kyrgios waves after losing his their fourth round singles match to Spain's Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

Kyrgios pulls out of New York Open with shoulder injury

Feb. 8, 2020 4:02 PM EST

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Nick Kyrgios has pulled out of the New York Open because of a shoulder injury. Kyrgios had moved back into the top 20 of the ATP rankings this week for the first time since August 2018 after a fourth-round appearance in the Australian Open, where he lost to top-seeded Rafael Nadal....

Rafael Nadal, left, jumps the net while Roger Federer watches on during their exhibition tennis match held at the Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town, South Africa, Friday Feb. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Halden Krog)

Federer tops Nadal in South Africa & 51,000 turn up to watch

Feb. 8, 2020 1:14 PM EST

Roger Federer wasn't going to lose this one to Rafael Nadal. Not on what felt like a homecoming for Federer, who beat his great rival 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 in a three-set exhibition match at a soccer stadium in Cape Town, South Africa, on Friday. It was Federer's first match in his mother's country of birth, and the...