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AUSTRALIAN OPEN: No Djokovic; Nadal, Barty in action Monday

Jan. 16, 2022 04:47 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A glance at the Australian Open which begins Monday: SURFACE Hard courts SITE Melbourne Park SCHEDULE There are separate day and night sessions with the featured matches played at...

Muguruza beats Kontaveit to reach semifinals at WTA Finals

Nov. 14, 2021 23:40 PM EST

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — Garbiñe Muguruza ended Anett Kontaveit´s 12-match winning streak with a 6-4, 6-4 victory Sunday that propelled her into the semifinals at the WTA Finals. Muguruza, who will be playing in her first semifinals of this tournament since 2015,...

Kontaveit, Muguruza post wins at WTA Finals in Mexico

Nov. 13, 2021 09:27 AM EST

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) — Anett Kontaveit stretched her winning streak to 12 matches by beating Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 6-0 on Friday to secure a spot in the semifinals at the WTA Finals. The 25-year-old Estonian now has won 28 of her last 30 matches, including her...

Russia beats Switzerland 2-0 to win Billie Jean King Cup

Nov. 06, 2021 16:43 PM EDT

PRAGUE (AP) — Russia won both singles matches to defeat Switzerland 2-0 in the final of the Billie Jean King Cup on Saturday to claim the trophy for the fifth time. Liudmila Samsonova rallied to capture the decisive point with a 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Tokyo Olympics...