Monday, February 24, 2014
Venus Williams won her 45th career WTA title at the Dubai Championships in an impressive 6-3, 6-0 victory over Alize Cornet of France in the final on Saturday.
Sunday, February 23, 2014
Top-seeded Rafael Nadal reached the semifinals of the Rio Open, showing no problems with a sore back in defeating Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-1, 6-0 on Friday.
The hope of an all-Williams final at the Dubai Championships ended on the racket of Frenchwoman Alize Cornet on Friday.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Rafael Nadal showed no problem with his tender back in his second match since returning from the injury, defeating fellow Spaniard Albert Montanes 6-1, 6-2 to reach the quarterfinals of the Rio Open on Thursday.
Friday, February 21, 2014
Second-seeded David Ferrer overcame a tough first set to advance to the Rio Open quarterfinals with a 7-6 (2), 6-1 win over Argentina's Federico Delbonis on Wednesday.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Rafael Nadal showed no signs of a tender back Tuesday, defeating fellow Spaniard Daniel Gimeno-Traver 6-3, 7-5 in the first round of the Rio Open.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Taiwanese tennis star Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) and her Chinese partner Peng Shuai (彭帥) have climbed to the top two positions in doubles on the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) tour, following their latest win in the Qatar Open finals.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Australia's Lleyton Hewitt Tuesday said Kei Nishikori was developing into a serious contender at Grand Slams as he bids to emulate China's Li Na by becoming an Asian major-winner.
Venus Williams, who won the WTA season-end championships here six years ago, made a winning start to the Qatar Open which brought back great memories at a familiar venue.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Medical scans have revealed no serious problems as Rafael Nadal continues his recovery from a back injury sustained at the Australian Open.