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Tennis-Murray improves London chances with battling Valencia win

Oct 24th 2014
MADRID, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Andy Murray collected more points to aid his World Tour finals qualification bid when he fought back from a set down to beat Kevin Anderson 6-7(3) 6-4 6-4 in the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open on Friday.






UPDATE 3-Tennis-WTA Finals women's singles round robin results

Oct 24th 2014
Oct 24 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the WTA Finals Women's Singles Round Robin matches on Friday RESULTS Red Group 7-Ana Ivanovic (Serbia) beat 4-Simona Halep (Romania) 7-6(7) 3-6 6-3 White Group 8-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat 3-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) 6-2 6-3 2-Maria Sharapova (Russia) beat 6-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) 7-5 6-7(4) 6-2 STANDINGS P W L F A Pts Red Group 1. Simona Halep 3 2 1 5 2 4 2. Serena Williams 3 2 1 4






UPDATE 2-Tennis-Williams guaranteed year-end number one ranking

Oct 24th 2014
* Williams assured of year-end top ranking for fourth time






Tennis-Wozniacki never lacked self-belief against the best

Oct 24th 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Caroline Wozniacki arrived in Singapore as the eighth and bottom seed for the WTA Finals, but the Dane never doubted her ability to compete against the very best and goes into Saturday's semi-finals with a spotless record after round robin play.






Tennis-Kvitova targets Fed Cup win after WTA Finals exit

Oct 24th 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Petra Kvitova has set her sights on winning a third Fed Cup in four years for the Czech Republic after she was unceremoniously dumped out of the WTA Finals on Friday.






Tennis-Radwanska 'owes' Wozniacki after getting to semis

Oct 24th 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Agnieszka Radwanska has promised to take Caroline Wozniacki out on a shopping spree after the Dane saved her from making an early exit at the WTA Finals on Friday.






Tennis-No regrets for Sharapova after meltdown ends her season

Oct 24th 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova's final match of the year was a bittersweet moment for the Russian ace. She beat Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5 6-7(4) 6-2 in an enthralling match at the WTA Finals that encapsulated the best and worst of her game.






Tennis-Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters

Oct 24th 2014
LONDON, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the Paris Masters ahead of the tournament's start on Monday for "personal reasons", the French Tennis Federation announced on Friday.






UPDATE 5-Tennis-Basel International men's singles round 2 results

Oct 23rd 2014
Oct 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Basel International Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday 5-Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) beat Vasek Pospisil (Canada) 6-2 6-2 1-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Denis Istomin (Uzbekistan) 3-6 6-3 6-4 8-Ivo Karlovic (Croatia) beat Kenny De Schepper (France) 6-7(6) 6-4 6-3 4-Milos Raonic (Canada) beat Donald Young (U.S.) 6-4 6-7(5) 7-6(2)






UPDATE 4-Tennis-Valencia Open men's singles round 2 results

Oct 23rd 2014
Oct 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Valencia Open Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday Thomaz Bellucci (Brazil) beat 6-Roberto Bautista (Spain) walkover 1-David Ferrer (Spain) beat Fernando Verdasco (Spain) 6-3 6-2 Jeremy Chardy (France) beat Alexandr Dolgopolov (Ukraine) 3-6 7-6(4) 7-5 3-Andy Murray (Britain) beat Fabio Fognini (Italy) 6-2 6-4 Pablo Andujar (Spain) beat Dusan Lajovic (Serbia) 6-3 6-2






Tennis-Halep leaves a big impression on King

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Long before Simona Halep's demolition job on Serena Williams at the WTA Finals, the Romanian was already winning over another of the game's greats.






Tennis-Bouchard positive despite 'butt kicking' in Singapore

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Eugenie Bouchard has enjoyed a breakthrough season, reaching the Wimbledon final and climbing to number five in the world, and although she "got her butt kicked" at the season-ending WTA Finals, the 20-year-old Canadian has loved every minute of it.






Tennis-Williams reveals crisis of confidence after humiliation

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - World number one Serena Williams has rarely suffered a humiliating loss in her glittering career, so the 33-year-old American was quick to praise her coach for dragging her out of the pit of despair to return to winning ways.






UPDATE 2-Tennis-Sharapova falls to Kvitova as Williams bounces back

Oct 23rd 2014
* Williams thrashes Bouchard 6-1 6-1 (Updates with Williams winning)






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Serena Williams was on the verge of clinching the year-end world number one ranking for the fourth time on Thursday after Maria Sharapova, the only woman with any chance of overtaking her, lost for the second time at the WTA Finals.






Tennis-Williams back to her best in Bouchard battering

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - One day after suffering her heaviest defeat since she was a teenager, Serena Williams was back to her brilliant best as she swatted aside Eugenie Bouchard 6-1 6-1 in her final round robin match at the WTA Finals on Thursday.






REFILE-Tennis-Kvitova ends three-year losing streak against Sharapova

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova suffered her second straight defeat at the WTA Finals on Thursday, losing to Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 6-2 6-3.






UPDATE 2-Tennis-WTA Finals women's singles round robin results

Oct 23rd 2014
Oct 23 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the WTA Finals Women's Singles Round Robin matches on Thursday RESULTS Red Group 1-Serena Williams (U.S.) beat 5-Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) 6-1 6-1 White Group 3-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat 2-Maria Sharapova (Russia) 6-3 6-2 8-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat 6-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) 7-5 6-3 STANDINGS P W L F A Pts Red Group 1. Simona Halep 2 2 0 4 0 4 2. Serena Williams 3 2 1 4 2 4






Tennis-Wozniacki close to semis after Radwanska victory

Oct 23rd 2014
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki all but booked her place in the semi-finals of the WTA Finals with an impressive 7-5 6-3 win over Agnieszka Radwanska on Thursday.






CORRECTED-Tennis-Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking after Sharapova loses

Oct 23rd 2014
(Corrects with Williams not yet assured of finishing No. 1)