Breaking News, World News and Taiwan News.
Sunday Post Sample PDF
Subscribe Sunday Post
 
 
In Other Sports
  American Football    Baseball    Basketball    
  Boxing    Golf    Hockey    Motor Sports    
  Olympics    Pool    Rugby    Skating    Soccer    
  Volleyball    Other    
 
 
Friday, October 10, 2014
Roger Federer saved five match points and rallied from a 5-2 deficit in the third-set tiebreaker before finally beating Leonardo Mayer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (7) in a thrilling second-round match at the Shanghai Masters on Wednesday.
Top-seeded Eugenie Bouchard overcame a slow start to beat Patricia Mayr-Achleitner of Austria 6-4, 6-1 in the opening round of the Generali Ladies on Wednesday.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Andy Murray's bid to make the end of season ATP World Tour Finals remains on course as he powered through his Shanghai Masters opener Tuesday, defeating Russia's Teymuraz Gabashvili 6-1, 7-5.
Murray wins Shanghai opener
Ana Ivanovic overcame a left thigh injury to beat Pauline Parmentier of France 6-3, 6-2, while Italy's Camila Giorgi routed fourth-seeded Andrea Petkovic 6-1, 6-2 in the opening round of the Generali Ladies on Tuesday.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Australian Open organizers are confident they have weather proofed the first tennis major of the season with the unveiling of the third stadium with a retractable roof at Melbourne Park.
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal enter this week's Shanghai Masters bidding to unseat current champion Novak Djokovic, who appears on an unstoppable march to ending the year as number one for the third time.
Monday, October 6, 2014
French Open and Wimbledon champions Maria Sharapova and Petra Kvitova will battle for the China Open title after they both powered through their semifinal matches Saturday.
Wins for Djokovic and Sharapova in the China Open
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Nadal upset by big-hitting qualifier in quarterfinals of the China Open
Rafael Nadal was knocked out of the China Open in his third match back from an extended injury layoff, falling to big-hitting qualifier Martin Klizan of Slovakia 6-7 (7), 6-4, 6-3 on Friday.
Nishikori to face Raonic in the Japan Open final
Fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori advanced to the final of the Japan Open with a 4-6, 6-0, 7-6 (7-2) victory over unseeded Benjamin Becker of Germany on Saturday.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Injured Serena withdraws in China, unsure if season must draw to close
China Open champion Serena Williams spoke of her frustration at withdrawing early from a second consecutive tournament Friday, but said it was too early to say if her season was over.
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
3
  
  
  
   Calendar  
Sitemap | Top Stories | Taiwan | China | Business | Asia | World | Sports | Life | Arts & Leisure | Health | Editorial | Commentary | Travel | Movies | TV Listings
Classifieds | Bookstore | Getting Around | Weather | Guide Post | Student Post | English Courses | Subscribe | Advertise | About Us | Career | Contact Us
Copyright © 1999 – 2014 The China Post. Breaking news from Taiwan, China and the world.
The China Post  Terms of use