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Fed Cup Final 2014: Czech Republic vs. Germany Results and Scores

Wins for Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova gave Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Germany at the conclusion of the first day of the 2014 Fed Cup final. The German pair of Andrea Petkovic and Angelique Kerber were no match for their opponents,...Show More Summary

ATP World Tour Finals 2014 Prize Money: Complete Purse and Earnings from London

Although the major championship season ended in September, the men's tennis season is still featuring tournaments with elite fields. Even without the same attention and stakes as a major, the 2014 World Tour Finals provides an opportunity...Show More Summary

ATP World Tour Finals 2014: Format, Rules, Players and Draw Schedule

Most tennis tournaments feature a long list of players who could pass even the most ardent tennis fans on the street with no problem. For those looking for a tournament featuring only the highest-quality tennis with the world's best players, look no further than the season-ending 2014 ATP World Tour Finals. Show More Summary

Can Anyone Stop Novak Djokovic Winning World Tour Finals Except Roger Federer?

Heading into the ATP Tour’s end-of-season spectacle of breath-taking ball-striking and intense drama and emotion, Novak Djokovic is a firm favourite to triumph at the O2 Arena for the third consecutive year. Djokovic has had a terrific last few months. Show More Summary

2014 ATP World Tour Finals: Odds for Each Player to Win in London

It's time for the ATP World Tour Finals, the aptly-named final ATP event of the year. This is one of my favorite events of the season, since the unique format and elite top-eight field ensures plenty of great matches and non-stop drama from Sunday to Sunday. Here's how the format works: The top eight men of the year are split into two groups. Show More Summary

Why Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki's Friendship is Good for Women's Sports

Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki appear to be on a friendship tour. When Wozniacki crossed the finish line of the New York City marathon, Williams was there to greet her. They've been spotted together at hockey games, fashion shows,...Show More Summary

2014 ATP BNP Paribas Masters: Winners and Losers from Paris

Novak Djokovic is the king of 2014's BNP Paribas Masters 1000 tournament. The world No. 1 virtually locked up his top ranking for the duration of the year by slamming Milos Raonic and putting more distance between himself and Roger Federer. There...Show More Summary

Men's Tennis Players Whose Stock Is Soaring After 2014 ATP BNP Paribas Masters

Just seven days in tennis can guarantee the type of movement that changes a season. The 2014 BNP Paribas Masters has enabled the stock of several players to soar. Just ask Lucas Pouille. The Frenchman picked the perfect moment to announce...Show More Summary

Early Storylines Emerging Ahead of the 2014 ATP World Tour Finals

With the ATP Tour World Finals beginning in London on Sunday, we look ahead to the early storylines emerging from the annual end-of-season championships, generally considered the fifth-greatest title in tennis behind the four Slams. Can...Show More Summary

Rafael Nadal Injury: Updates on Star's Recovery from Appendix Surgery

As expected, world No. 3 Rafael Nadal underwent a successful appendectomy Monday morning in Barcelona, ??the Spaniard's public relations team Told Ben Rothenberg of The New York Times : " Thanks for all your support! On my way to the...Show More Summary

ATP World Tour Finals 2014: Draw, Groups, Fixtures, Dates, Live Stream, TV Info

Novak Djokovic heads into this year's ATP World Tour Finals in London as world No. 1 and looking to win the season-ending tournament for a third consecutive year in the elite eight-man event. He will battle with Stan Wawrinka, TomasShow More Summary

Novak Djokovic Heads into ATP World Tour Finals as the Best of the Big Four

Novak Djokovic heads into the ATP World Tour Finals as the clear favorite. He's also distinguishing himself as the best of the Big Four. Djokovic solidified his No. 1 ranking with a comprehensive 6-2, 6-3 win over Milos Raonic at the Paris Masters. Show More Summary

ATP World Tour Finals 2014: Final Race to London Rankings and Qualifiers

Aside from the four Grand Slam competitions, a victory at the ATP World Tour Finals is the most coveted amongst the world’s elite tennis players. And after the conclusion of the Paris Masters, won by world No. 1 Novak Djokovic, the eight...Show More Summary

How 2014 Paris Masters Title Adds to Novak Djokovic's Legacy

Novak Djokovic added a few firsts to his already legendary career on Sunday in Paris: He became the first man to defend his title at the BNP Paribas Masters, and he won his first tournament as a father. Along the way, he won the 600th match and 20th Masters title of his career. Show More Summary

Andy Murray Proving He's Back in Elite Form at 2014 BNP Paribas Masters

Andy Murray's not fooling around. A couple of months after his season appeared to be a lost cause, Murray has bounced back. Yesterday he qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals with an impressive 6-3, 6-3 win over Grigor Dimitrov. Ignore the scoreline. Show More Summary

Will Roger Federer Take over the No. 1 ATP Ranking from Novak Djokovic in 2014?

Here at the end of 2014, Roger Federer is in a familiar yet unexpected position: It's the second-to-last tournament of the year, and he could finish it ranked No. 1. Only one very familiar foe stands in his way: Novak Djokovic. Here's...Show More Summary

Hard Work Pays off for Andy Murray in Sealing World Tour Finals Berth

Six straight weeks of constant tournament play for Andy Murray has finally yielded the desired result, as the British No. 1 booked his place at the ATP end-of-season extravaganza at London’s O2 Arena on Thursday. The two-time Grand Slam...Show More Summary

The Biggest Storylines That Will Surround the Top WTA Stars in 2015

Excluding the Fed Cup in November, the most iconic names in women’s tennis are finished hitting serves and pummelling returns for another year. For the second year in a row, it’s the great Serena Williams who ends the year on top of the rankings. Show More Summary

Darian King Disqualified After Frightening Lineswoman by Slamming His Racket

Darian King learned a valuable lesson in anger management and perhaps a bit of sensitivity over those who are easily frightened. During the Charlottesville Challenger tournament, King became very, very upset and slammed his racket into the wall behind him. Unfortunately, there was a lineswoman standing very close to said wall. Show More Summary

BNP Paribas Masters 2014: Daily Scores, Results and Paris Masters Draw Schedule

Some of the world’s finest players will be battling to lift the BNP Paribas Masters title—the final tournament of the men’s regular tennis season—but with the ATP Tour Finals looming, it’s also a wonderful chance to accrue some vital...Show More Summary

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