Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Top-ranked Serena Williams breezed to her third Rogers Cup title Sunday with a 6-2, 6-0 victory over unseeded Romanian Sorana Cirstea.
Rafa Nadal thumped Canada's Milos Raonic 6-2, 6-2 in the final of the men's Rogers Cup on Sunday to capture his eighth ATP title this season and boost his confidence ahead of the U.S. Open, starting later this month.
Monday, August 12, 2013
Top seed Serena Williams shook off a spirited attempt by Agnieszka Radwanska and moved into the final of the Rogers Cup with a 7-6(3) 6-4 victory on Saturday and will meet Romania's Sorana Cirstea, whose surprising run continued when she beat China's Li Na 6-1 7-6(5).
Rafael Nadal held off Novak Djokovic in three tense sets Saturday and will now try and stop Canadian Milos Raonic from making more tennis history at the Montreal Masters.
Sunday, August 11, 2013
World No.1 Serena Williams, who is seeking her eighth title of the year, stormed into the semifinals at the WTA Rogers Cup with a crushing straight-set win over Magdalena Rybarikova.
Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal delivered crushing defeats on Friday to set up their 36th career clash in the semifinals of the Montreal Masters.
Saturday, August 10, 2013
Andy Murray's U.S. Open preparations suffered a setback when he was upset 6-4 6-3 by an inspired Ernests Gulbis in the third round of the Rogers Cup on Thursday.
Top seed Serena Williams avenged her older sister's defeat by Kirsten Flipkens with a 6-0, 6-3 pounding of the Belgian to move into the quarterfinals of the Rogers Cup on Thursday.
Friday, August 9, 2013
Andy Murray shook off some early rust to beat Marcel Granollers 6-4, 7-6(2) in his first match since winning Wimbledon and Rafael Nadal blazed past Canadian wildcard Jesse Levine in the second round of the Rogers Cup on Wednesday.
Serena Williams, who captured the Rogers Cup in 2001 and 2011, easily won her opening match this year by beating former French Open champ Francesca Schiavone in straight sets Wednesday.