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  • Roger Federer unhappy after fan rushes court at French Open

    Roger Federer was not amused. As Federer finished an interview after his first-round French Open victory Sunday, an overzealous fan left his seat and approached the 17-time major champion right there on the main stadium court in search of the most...
  • The Latest: French Open loses 4 seeds on Day 1

    8:22 p.m. Seeded players, for the most part, earned their crust by living up to expectations on Day 1 of the French Open. Just four of the 17 seeds — two men and two women — in action Sunday failed to advance to the second round. The last to...
  • Clock ticks but fortune smiles for Federer at French Open

    There are two distinct sounds when Roger Federer graces the courts of Roland Garros. One is the pop of backhands and forehands kicking up puffs of red clay. The other, getting ever louder, is the scratchy tick of life's clock. At age 33, with 34...
  • Saturday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Bills' GM says Tyrod Taylor will get some first-team reps at QB

    Saturday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Bills' GM says Tyrod Taylor will get some first-team reps at QB
    NFL: Tyrod Taylor will get some first-team repetitions during offseason practices with his new team, Buffalo, Bills general manager Doug Whaley confirmed on a story on rotoworld.com. Taylor, a former Hampton High and Virginia Tech standout quarterback...
  • Novak Djokovic looms in Rafael Nadal's toughest-ever draw at French Open; Lehigh Valley's Varvar Lephenko faces No. 16 seed

    The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris. The draw Friday could hardly have been more unkind for...
  • Five things to know about French Open

    Five things to know about French Open
    The French Open begins Sunday.  Here are five things to look for while watching: SERENA"S BID FOR 20: The very day that Serena Williams won this year's Australian Open for her 19th Grand Slam championship, she was thinking ahead. “I would...
  • Nadal Faces Tough Road In French Open

    PARIS — The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris. The draw Friday could hardly have been more...
  • Djokovic looms in Nadal's toughest-ever draw at French Open

    The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Never have the obstacles loomed so large between Rafael Nadal and another trophy on the red clay of Paris. The draw Friday could hardly have been more unkind for...
  • Serena's bid for 20, other things to know about French Open

    The very day that Serena Williams won this year's Australian Open for her 19th Grand Slam championship, she was thinking ahead. "I would love," Williams said then, "to get to 22." Her next chance to move closer to that goal — equaling Steffi Graf'...
  • Verdugo Views: Love for tennis drove player's success

    Verdugo Views: Love for tennis drove player's success
    Glendale High alum Gene Mako was a world-class tennis player and a colorful character, according to two longtime locals who knew him well: Reggie Perry and Jim Pagliuso. Perry contacted me a few months ago to talk about Mako, a “fantastic tennis...
  • Defending Champ Kvitova Will Defend Connecticut Open Title

    Defending Champ Kvitova Will Defend Connecticut Open Title
    The reigning Connecticut Open champion is returning to New Haven this summer. Tournament director Anne Worcester announced Wednesday that Petra Kvitova, ranked No. 4 in the world, will be part of the 2015 Connecticut Open field. The tournament will be...