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  • Fleeting fame against Nadal is tennis' counterpoint to 'Deflategate'

    Fleeting fame against Nadal is tennis' counterpoint to 'Deflategate'
    Tim Smyczek's name is a little hard to spell and a little hard to pronounce. Here's a story that will make him a little hard to forget. Smyczek, 27, is a tennis pro. He comes from Milwaukee, hardly a tennis hotbed. He plays the violin, and when he...
  • Serena Williams Advances To Australian Open Semis; Sister Venus Out

    Serena Williams Advances To Australian Open Semis; Sister Venus Out
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Venus Williams lost her quarterfinal match against Madison Keys on Wednesday at the Australian Open. Serena Williams, the other sister in a family that has won a combined 25 Grand Slam singles titles, will attempt to right the...
  • Rafael Nadal Loses In Australian Open Quarters; Maria Sharapove Advances

    Rafael Nadal Loses In Australian Open Quarters; Maria Sharapove Advances
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal kept telling anyone who would listen that his fitness levels wouldn't stand up to the rigors of a two-week Grand Slam tournament. Tomas Berdych proved him right. Nadal, who had played only eight matches since...
  • Rafael Nadal ousted in Australian Open quarterfinals

    Rafael Nadal ousted in Australian Open quarterfinals
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal has joined Roger Federer on the sidelines at the Australian Open, taking their combined 31 Grand Slam singles titles with them. On the women's side, second-seeded Maria Sharapova, who beat Eugenie Bouchard on...
  • Nadal, Sharapova advance at Australian Open

    Nadal, Sharapova advance at Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal put earlier stumbles behind them to complete convincing wins Sunday and move into the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. French Open champion Sharapova was broken once in the first set...
  • Azaranka Knocks Off Wozniacki; Serena Advances At Australian Open

    Azaranka Knocks Off Wozniacki; Serena Advances At Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Just like Serena Williams eight years ago, Victoria Azarenka entered the Australian Open as an unseeded player after an injury-plagued season. Williams had won the Australian title twice before then — Azarenka can...
  • Rafael Nadal survives in five-set thriller at Australian Open

    Rafael Nadal survives in five-set thriller at Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal dropped to his knees, clasping his hands tightly and appearing to be on the verge of tears as he celebrated a win at the Australian Open. The 14-time Grand Slam champion has played some epic matches on Rod Laver...
  • Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova Survive At Australian Open

    Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova Survive At Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia — An agitated Roger Federer spat out the question that Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova easily could have asked the players who pushed them to the limits in the second round of the Australian Open. "Do you have to be that...
  • Returning Nadal regains some confidence at Australian Open

      MELBOURNE, Australia — If Rafael Nadal needed any reminding of how long it has been since he won the Australian Open, he only needed to look at the "09" on the back of his left shoe. After spending most of the last six months on the...
  • Rafael Nadal rolls through first round at Australian Open

    Rafael Nadal rolls through first round at Australian Open
    MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal didn't give the impression he was lacking any confidence as he raced through the first round of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 win Monday over Russian veteran Mikhail Youzhny. Coming back from a...
  • "Luchar por mi país me da una fuerza especial"

    "Luchar por mi país me da una fuerza especial"
    MADRID — Ganadora de los dos últimos Juegos Centroamericanos y del Caribe, en Mayagüez (Puerto Rico 2010) y Veracruz (México, 2014), la tenista puertorriqueña Mónica Puig asegura que jugar con la camiseta de su país le proporciona "una fuerza...