Angelique Kerber reached the Western & Southern Open final Saturday, leaving her one win away from unseating Serena Williams at No. 1.
Rafael Nadal gave up his ambitious dream of an Olympic golden treble Thursday after spending an exhausting four hours on court to reach the singles quarter-finals and men's doubles final.
Hsieh Tzu-lung (謝子龍), father of Taiwanese tennis player Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇), speaks to the press after meeting with Sports Administration Director-General Ho Jow-fei (何卓飛) in Taipei, late Friday, Aug. 5.
Taiwan's Olympic delegation member and tennis star Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) on Thursday dropped a bombshell after she announced her retirement from the national team only a few days ahead of the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.2 Comments
Taiwan's top woman tennis player Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇), announced Thursday that she is pulling out of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, over a row with the country's sports governing body.
Novak Djokovic paused after accepting the Rogers Cup trophy for the fourth time, scanned the stands Sunday at York University's Aviva Centre and asked everyone in the crowd to hug the person beside them.
Angelique Kerber put any concerns about her left elbow to rest Friday in the Rogers Cup.
Venus Williams opened play in the Rogers Cup on Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Barbora Strycova.
Top-ranked Novak Djokovic survived a scare to beat Gilles Muller 7-5, 7-6 (3) on Wednesday in the Rogers Cup, his final event before the Rio Olympics.
Stanislas Wawrinka had to pass a stern test lasting two hours before emerging with a 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (10/8) victory over Mikhail Youzhny for a third-round berth at the Toronto Masters.