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Today in History

Oct. 10, 2021 00:04 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, Oct. 10, the 283rd day of 2021. There are 82 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 10, 2014, Malala Yousafzai (mah-LAH’-lah YOO’-suhf-zeye), a 17-year-old Pakistani...

Djokovic, Barty, Osaka, Gauff headline Indian Wells field

Sep. 08, 2021 14:34 PM EDT

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Ash Barty, the top-ranked men’s and women’s players in the world, headline the entry list for the BNP Paribas Open, which is being played in the fall for the first time after being delayed twice because of the pandemic. ...

For 1st time, no US singles players in US Open quarterfinals

Sep. 07, 2021 16:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — On the day that the U.S. Open quarterfinals began without any Americans left in singles — the first time that's ever happened at an event first held in 1881 — the man in charge of finding and grooming the country's Grand Slam champions sought to look on the bright side....

2020 Australian champ Sofia Kenin out of US Open with COVID

Aug. 25, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

Fifth-ranked Sofia Kenin pulled out of the U.S. Open on Wednesday because she recently tested positive for COVID-19, even though she said she has received a vaccine. Kenin announced what she called “disappointing news” on social media. ...

Western & Southern Open returns to Cincinnati with fans

Aug. 15, 2021 21:39 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Despite losing some big-name stars, the main draw of the Western & Southern Open got underway Sunday night, with the tournament returning to the Lindner Family Tennis Center after a one-year absence, and at full capacity. “We are thrilled this...

Foot injury keeps Rafael Nadal out of Cincinnati tournament

Aug. 11, 2021 13:41 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — After pulling out of the hard-court tournament in Toronto this week, Rafael Nadal said Wednesday he was also withdrawing from the upcoming event in Cincinnati because of an injured left foot that has troubled him for months. The decision by the 20-time...

Williams sisters, Kenin withdraw from Cincinnati tournament

Aug. 10, 2021 20:42 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Serena Williams, Venus Williams and Sofia Kenin on Tuesday withdrew from the upcoming Western & Southern Open. Kenin and Serena Williams are hampered by injuries. The reason for Venus Williams' withdrawal was not disclosed. ...