Sunday, October 5, 2014
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.
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
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.
Friday, October 3, 2014
Novak Djokovic extended his winning streak at the China Open to 21 straight matches, beating Canada's Vasek Pospisil 6-3, 7-5 under the roof on center court on a cold, rainy Wednesday.
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Rafael Nadal made a dominant return to tennis after a two-month injury layoff, beating Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-0 at the China Open on Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The Taiwanese pairing of Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) and Chan Chin-wei (詹謹瑋) had to settle for silver in the women's doubles at the Asian Games, falling in the finals Monday to a team from Thailand that got better as the match went on.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
World number three Petra Kvitova overcame Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets Saturday to win the inaugural US$2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open, her third title of the year.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
French players Caroline Garcia and Alize Cornet made it through to the quarterfinals of the US$2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open Wednesday, and will fancy their chances in a tournament in which seeds have tumbled.
Austrlian Marinko Matosevic produced the first upset in the Malaysian Open on Tuesday when he downed eighth-seeded compatriot Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (7/4), 7-6 (7/3) in just over 90 minutes.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Without its naturalized center Quincy Davis, Taiwan national basketball team proved no match for the much taller team from Kazakhstan yesterday as the team lost by six points at the Asian Games held at Incheon, South Korea.