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Rogers Cup 2016: Friday Scores, Results and Updated Toronto Masters Schedule

Quarterfinal action took center stage in both draws Friday at the 2016 Rogers Cup. The men's matches included each of the tournament's top five seeds, including top-ranked Novak Djokovic, while the women's side featured Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber. One thing is for sure: This weekend will crown new champions. Show More Summary

Which Tennis Stars Have the Most to Gain by Winning the 2016 Rogers Cup?

The Rogers Cup is missing legends such as Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams, but that only opens up more opportunity for the rest of the ATP and WTA fields. This tournament, the Canadian Open, is one of the 10 most important...Show More Summary

Rogers Cup 2016: Thursday Scores, Results and Updated Toronto Masters Schedule

Three rounds into the 2016 Rogers Cup, things are looking awfully good for the top players in the field. Novak Djokovic, Angelique Kerber and Stan Wawrinka moved their way into the quarterfinals Thursday, though it wasn't a completeShow More Summary

Rafael Nadal Injury: Updates on Tennis Star's Wrist and Recovery

Rafael Nadal has been in training and recovering from a wrist injury, with the hopes of playing at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Continue for updates. Nadal on Schedule to Appear in Rio Games Thursday, July 28 Nadal "appears on course to play...Show More Summary

Will Roger Federer Still Be an Elite Player When He Returns in 2017?

Tennis is about to receive its first extended preview of a post-Roger Federer reality. Days after withdrawing from the Rogers Cup, Federer unexpectedly announced on his Facebook page that he’ll sit out the rest of the season to nurse...Show More Summary

Rogers Cup 2016: Wednesday Scores, Results and Updated Toronto Masters Schedule

The 2016 Rogers Cup continued Wednesday in Toronto, with some of the biggest names in the sport taking the court. Top-seeded Novak Djokovic opened his tournament against Gilles Muller, while Kei Nishikori took on qualifier Dennis Novikov. Show More Summary

Rogers Cup 2016: Tuesday Scores, Results and Updated Toronto Masters Schedule

Tuesday was a story of two disparate brackets at the 2016 Rogers Cup, as the seeded women mostly advanced with ease while the men spent their day struggling. No. 14 seed Benoit Paire and No. 15 seed Steve Johnson bowed out in their first-round match, while fifth-seeded Tomas Berdych needed three sets to move on. Show More Summary

Tennis Lacks the Star Power to Fill Roger Federer's Absence for the Rest of 2016

Roger Federer’s 2016 knee injury is a huge blow to tennis. The Swiss star announced that he will not play the rest of 2016, ending a troubled year that saw him miss the majority of the year’s biggest tournaments including the French Open. Show More Summary

Roger Federer Injury: Updates on Tennis Star's Knee and Recovery

Roger Federer announced Tuesday via his Facebook page he will miss the remainder of the tennis season—including the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and the U.S. Open—to rehabilitate his knee: Federer had arthroscopic surgery on a torn meniscus in his left knee on Feb. Show More Summary

Has Gael Monfils Finally Found the Balance Between Flash and Focus?

Gael Monfils, the tennis world's ultimate showman, is finally performing the balancing act fans longed to see. After years of dazzling tennis fans with acrobatic shots and defensive wizardry, Monfils seems to have found focus without losing his flash. On Sunday, Monfils defeated Ivo Karlovic 5-7, 7-6(6), 6-4 to win the Citi Open. Show More Summary

Rogers Cup 2016: Monday Scores, Results and Updated Toronto Masters Schedule

The main draw of the 2016 Rogers Cup in Toronto kicked off Monday with men's singles action. John Isner, Nick Kyrgios, Jack Sock and Bernard Tomic were the four ranked players to take the court on the first day, with Novak Djokovic,Show More Summary

Gael Monfils and Feliciano Lopez Top Winners and Losers in Late July

July has a bit of everything for tennis fans. There's Wimbledon, Davis Cup and tournaments on all three primary surfaces ranging from Croatia to Washington, D.C. Plenty of veteran stars such as Gael Monfils look to regain their timing, while youngsters such as Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev Jr. Show More Summary

Serena Williams Injury: Updates on Tennis Star's Shoulder and Return

Serena Williams' battles with injuries this season continue, as the world's top-ranked player is dealing with shoulder inflammation. Continue for updates. Williams Withdraws from the Rogers Cup Sunday, July 24 Per the Coupe Rogers' official...Show More Summary

Will Rio 2016 Lead to a Nightmare Summer for Tennis Fans?

The 2016 Summer Olympics may impact tennis far beyond the shores of Rio. In fact, a slew of withdrawals from the Olympic Games and other major tournaments could spell disaster for tennis fans. There's a growing list of top players who plan to skip the summer games for reasons varying from the Zika virus to in-country conflict. Show More Summary

Teen Phenom Borna Coric Has What it Takes To Be the ATP's Next Superstar

Shortly after Croatian star Borna Coric had defeated American Jack Sock in the fifth and decisive rubber at the Davis Cup quarterfinal in Beaverton, Oregon, he arrived at the press conference wearing a T-shirt that read, “Shut Up And...Show More Summary

Will Novak Djokovic Return to Form and Win Elusive Titles Before 2016 US Open?

We’ ve become so accustomed to seeing machine-like perfection from Novak Djokovic that when he loses a match it feels like the Earth might stop spinning on its axis. But he’s not some cyborg sent from the tennis gods to hunt down every...Show More Summary

Is Jack Sock Ready to Be the Face of American Men's Tennis?

Jack Sock is that Midwest athlete who appeals to Americans. He’s got rugged charisma and a gunslinger’s mentality when he cracks his big forehand. In Friday’s epic five-set win over 2014 U.S. champion Marin Cilic, Sock fought like he was defending the O.K. Show More Summary

USA and Croatia Top Winners and Losers at 2016 Davis Cup Quarterfinals

The 2016 Davis Cup quarterfinals was highlighted by a competitive tie between the U.S. and Croatian teams. Both teams had thrilling wins and disappointments at a packed stadium in Beaverton, Oregon, during pleasant weather and a terrific...Show More Summary

Davis Cup Tennis 2016: Final Scores and Results from Quarterfinals Bracket

Kyle Edmund secured Great Britain's place in the semi-finals of the 2016 Davis Cup with a three-set victory over Serbia's Dusan Lajovic in Belgrade, Serbia, on Sunday. Edmund won 6-3 6-4 7-6 (7-5) to down his opponent and confirm anShow More Summary

German Tennis Championships 2016: Pablo Cuevas vs. Martin Klizan Score, Reaction

Martin Klizan won his second ATP 500 title of the 2016 season on Sunday, beating Pablo Cuevas 6-1, 6-4 in the final of the German Tennis Championships. The 27-year-old maintained his perfect record in ATP finals with clean, powerfulShow More Summary

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