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  • Sidney Anne Willson, 87, amateur athlete and horse trader

    Sidney Anne Willson, 87, amateur athlete and horse trader
    Sidney Anne Willson, a stellar multisport athlete who went on to help her son run a horse-breeding farm in Howard County, died in her sleep Tuesday of natural causes at Shady Grove Center in Rockville. She was 87. In addition to tennis, a sport in which...
  • Federer tops Simon for Shanghai title

    Federer tops Simon for Shanghai title
    SHANGHAI, China - Roger Federer outlasted Gilles Simon to win the Shanghai Masters on Sunday for his fourth title of the season. The Swiss star will move to No. 2 in the world following a 7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (7-2) victory. Federer, 33, was broken on his...
  • Billie Jean King returns to Cal State L.A. to give life, tennis advice

    Billie Jean King returns to Cal State L.A. to give life, tennis advice
    Before she arrived, many of the kids didn't know who she was — "A neat lady who helps people and stuff," was one of the best guesses — but Billie Jean King was hardly deterred. The tennis great and equal rights icon walked carefully across...
  • Federer beats world No. 1 Djokovic

    Federer beats world No. 1 Djokovic
    SHANGHAI -- Roger Federer brought world No. 1 Novak Djokovic's winning streak to a halt when a 6-4, 6-4 victory in the Shanghai Masters on Saturday set up a final against unseeded Frenchman Gilles Simon. The 33-year-old Swiss was in aggressive mood...
  • Especialista recomienda a Nadal que pase por el quirófano

    Especialista recomienda a Nadal que pase por el quirófano
    Madrid, 7 oct (EFE).- Gonzalo Guerra Flecha, fundador y cirujano de aparato digestivo del Centro Médico-Quirúrgico de Enfermedades Digestivas, señaló a EFE sobre "el principio de apendicitis" del tenista español Rafael Nadal, que los "antibióticos son...
  • Murray not entertaining thoughts of ATP World Tour Finals qualification

    (Reuters) - Andy Murray does not want to become too fixated with his chances of securing a place in next month's ATP World Tour Finals in London despite ending his 15-month title drought recently. The Briton was in danger of missing out on playing in...
  • China Open stunners: Nadal knocked out, Serena drops out

    China Open stunners: Nadal knocked out, Serena drops out
    BEIJING -- Rafa Nadal's return to action came to a shuddering halt on Friday when the Spaniard was beaten by Slovakia's Martin Klizan in a late-night quarter-final duel at the China Open. After world No. 1 Novak Djokovic had continued his march through...
  • Williams withdraws from China with knee injury

    BEIJING (Reuters) - World number one Serena Williams will head to Europe to undergo tests on a left knee injury after she was forced to pull out of the China Open hours before her quarter-final against Sam Stosur on Friday. The 33-year-old American...
  • Serena and Cilic advance in China, Nadal loses on return

    BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. Open champions Marin Cilic and Serena Williams kicked off their China Open campaigns with straight sets victories against battling underdogs on Monday, but Rafa Nadal suffered defeat in a rare doubles outing on his return from...
  • ATP World Tour Finals race hots up as Murray reaches Shenzen semis

    (Reuters) - Andy Murray moved a step closer to his first title in more than a year with a 6-3 7-5 defeat of Slovakian Lukas Lacko to reach the semi-finals of the Shenzen Open on Friday. The Briton, trophy-less since winning Wimbledon last year, eased...
  • Nadal puzzled as Spain pick female Davis Cup captain

    (Reuters) - Toni Nadal has given a lukewarm response to the decision by the Spanish Tennis Federation (RFET) to appoint former women's Tour player Gala Leon as Spain's new Davis Cup captain. The RFET handed the 40-year-old Leon responsibility for the...