Tennis-Federer plans January return in Australia
NEW YORK, Aug 24 Roger Federer, who is sidelined for the rest of the year, said on Wednesday he plans to return to competition in Australia in January at the Hopman Cup and the Australian Open.
March 11 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Indian Wells Women's Singles Round 3 matches on Monday 17-Sloane Stephens (U.S.) beat 11-Ana Ivanovic (Serbia) 7-6(3) 6-4 12-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat 23-Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) 6-4 7-5 Alisa Kleybanova (Russia) beat Maria Teresa Torro (Spain) 6-1 6-3 8-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat 27-Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) 6-3 2-6 6-0 Camila Giorgi (Italy) beat 4-Maria Sharapova (Russia) 6-3 4-6 7-5 20-Flavia Pennetta (Italy) beat 16-Samantha Stosur (Australia) 6-4 3-6 6-1 Aleksandra Wozniak (Canada) beat 21-Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Russia) 6-1 6-7(3) 6-0 1-Li Na (China) beat Karolina Pliskova (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-4
NEW YORK, Aug 24 Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe, who met 22 times during their celebrated tennis rivalry, will break their 11-11 head-to-head tie when they captain the Europe and World teams in the inaugural Laver Cup next September.
Aug 24 (Gracenote) - Results from the Winston-Salem Open Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Tuesday 4-Steve Johnson (U.S.) beat Lukas Rosol (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-2 Jiri Vesely (Czech Republic) beat 5-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 7-6(5) 6-4 2-Roberto Bautista (Spain) beat Aljaz Bedene (Britain) 4-6 6-3 6-3 Bjorn Fratangelo (U.S.) beat 11-Paolo Lorenzi (Italy) 4-6 6-2 6-3 Diego Schwartzman (Argentina) beat 7-Gilles Simon (France) 7-6(2) 6-1 16-Pablo Ca