Latest Marco Cecchinato News

Del Potro in doubt for Wimbledon after injury at Queen's

Jun. 19, 2019 5:29 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Juan Martin del Potro could be in doubt for Wimbledon after withdrawing from the Queen's Club grass-court event because of a right knee injury on Wednesday. The 12th-ranked Del Potro beat Denis Shapovalov 7-5, 6-4 in the first round but finished the match with pain and swelling in his right...

Djokovic has tennis history within grasp at the French Open

Jun. 6, 2019 2:45 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Sure, Novak Djokovic wants to win each match he plays. And, yes, he wants to come through at key moments, such as when he got broken early in his French Open quarterfinal and was in danger of dropping a set for the first time in the tournament. What matters most to Djokovic, though, is the big...

French Open glance: Serena, Nadal, Djokovic all play Day 2

May. 26, 2019 2:33 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A quick look at the French Open: LOOKAHEAD TO MONDAY Quite a lineup for Day 2 in Court Philippe Chatrier, where Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams — owners of a combined collection of 55 Grand Slam singles titles — are scheduled to play in the first round. Each is...

A year after semifinal run, Cecchinato loses in 1st round

May. 26, 2019 2:16 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Marco Cecchinato's achievements at Grand Slam tournaments still start and end with his stunning run to the semifinals of last year's French Open, which included an upset win over Novak Djokovic. The Italian clay-courter wasted a two sets-to-none lead in a 2-6, 6-7 (6), 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 loss to...

The Latest: Venus Williams loses in straight sets in Paris

May. 26, 2019 12:55 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 6:43 p.m. Venus Williams' 22nd appearance at the French Open did not last long. The 2002 runner-up lost her opening match at Roland Garros for the second year in a row, beaten 6-3, 6-3 by ninth-seeded Elina Svitolina in 1 hour, 13 minutes....