| Aug 10, 2013
| 1:08 PM
On the green clay tennis courts of Chartwell Country Club in Severna Park during a Wednesday afternoon in early August, Patrick Daciek is bursting with energy, ready for a challenge.
The Severna Park graduate is about to play in the quarterfinals of the...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Serena Williams won the Rogers Cup women's title for the third time and Rafael Nadal matched that feat while playing spoiler in the men's tournament to capture his eighth title of the year.
Williams routed unseeded Romanian Sorana Cirstea, 6-2, 6-0,...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 11:03 PM
My picks for the U.S. Open, which starts Monday at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.:
Round of 16:
(1) Novak Djokovic over (24) Benoit Paire; (6) Juan Martin Del Potro over (12) Tommy Haas; (3) Andy Murray over...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:07 PM
NEW YORK -- Rafael Nadal, who missed the U.S. Open last summer because of a knee injury, will play in Monday's final against top-seeded Novak Djokovic.
Nadal, seeded second, won in straight sets, 6-4, 7-6 (1), 6-2, over eighth-seeded Richard Gasquet,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:45 AM
A semblance of order was restored at Wimbledon on Thursday, a contrast to Wednesday’s wild upsets and withdrawals.
No. 1 seed Serena Williams eased past Caroline Garcia of France, 6-3, 6-2, in 67 minutes in her second-round match Williams’...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:39 AM
Order was generally restored among the top seeds Tuesday at Wimbledon, where the No. 1 men’s and women’s players easily won their opening matches one day after No. 5 Rafael Nadal had been eliminated in a shocking straight-set defeat....
| May 24, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Looking for signs of a rebound for U.S. men's tennis? Don't look at the seedings for this year's French Open, which begins Sunday.
The highest seeded American male is Sam Querrey of Thousand Oaks, who is seeded 18th.
Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 11:26 PM
7:30 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: West Ham at Manchester City.--ESPN2
7:30 a.m. Tennis: Barcelona semifinals: Philipp Kohlschreiber vs. Nicolas Almagro winner, then Rafael Nadal vs. Milos Raonic.--Tennis Ch.
9 a.m. Golf: Ballantine’...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:23 PM
5:30 a.m. College highlights: Hampton football, with Donovan Rose.-- WVBT 43
7 a.m. Tennis: China Open women’s semis (Maria Sharapova vs. Li Na, then Victoria Azarenka vs. Marion Bartoli), then men’s semis (Jo-Wilfried Tsonga vs....
| Sep 1, 2012
| 6:35 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-ranked Roger Federer continued his dynamic U.S. Open form in near-tropical conditions on Saturday while fourth seed Serena Williams braved the steaming heat to avenge a shock defeat she suffered in January.
With a potential semi-...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Round of 16:
(1) Novak Djokovic over Victor Troicki;
(6) Tomas Berdych over (18) Richard Gasquet;
(3) Roger Federer over (17) Fernando Verdasco;
(11) John Isner over (8) Janko Tipsarevic;
(9) Juan Martin Del Potro over (7) David...