| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:49 AM
SEOUL (Reuters) - Czech Karolina Pliskova defeated American Varvara Lepchenko to win the Korea Open title on Sunday, ending her run of defeats in WTA finals this year at her fourth attempt.
| Sep 20, 2014
| 9:38 PM
7:30 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One: Singapore Grand Prix.--NBCSN
8 a.m. Golf: Wales Open final round (d. in Newport).--Golf
8:30 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Manchester United at Leicester City.--CNBC
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d....
| Aug 31, 2014
We may now have to think about Serena Williams as Custer, because she represents the last stand at the U.S. Open tennis tournament.
That is, the last U.S. player standing.
When the day began Saturday at the USTA Billie Jean King Tennis Center, there...
| Sep 2, 2014
The best is yet to come, Varvara Lepchenko said.
She's played on the U.S. Olympic Team at the 2012 Summer Games in London. She's been ranked as high as No. 19 in the world. She's defeated top-10 players.
Still, at age 28, Lepchenko is searching for...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:18 PM
The dark clouds that have hung over U.S. men's tennis for a while now lifted just a bit Thursday. Think of it mostly as the sun peeking through.
The highest-ranked U.S. male, big-serving, 6-foot-9 John Isner, cruised through to the third round and was...