Tennis

Federer out of Cincinnati with bad back; Nadal to…

Wimbledon champ Roger Federer out of Masters event in Cincinnati because of ailing back

Halep in line for No. 1 after Cincinnati…

Simona Halep in position to take No. 1 ranking after Cincinnati semifinal win

Victoria Azarenka Could Miss U.S. Open Due to…

Victoria Azarenka could be forced to miss the U.S. Open due to a custody battle with her child's father, according to post the tennis start made Thursday.

Injuries, upsets for men in Cincinnati; Halep, Konta advance

Injuries and upsets are wrecking the men's side of the Western & Southern Open.

Zverev dominates Anderson in Washington to win Citi Open

Alexander Zverev finished off a dominating run at the Citi Open with an easy 6-4, 6-4 victory over Kevin Anderson for his fourth title of the year

Former French Open finalist Errani gets 2-month…

Former French Open finalist Sara Errani must serve a two-month ban for doping

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Murray out of Cincinnati event because of hip…

Andy Murray has pulled out of next week's Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati because of an ongoing hip injury

Errani insists she is not a cheat after 2-month doping ban

Former French Open finalist Sara Errani struggled to hold back the tears as she insisted she is not a cheat after being handed a two-month doping ban

Nadal, Federer win opening matches at Rogers Cup

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal and No. 2 Roger Federer cruised to easy victories in their opening matches at the Rogers Cup

Federer reaches Rogers Cup final

Roger Federer reaches Rogers Cup final with win against Robin Haase

Maria Sharapova granted wild-card entry into US…

Maria Sharapova granted wild-card invitation for U.S. Open main draw; her first major in 1 ½ years after sitting out 15 months for drug ban

Nadal, Pliskova advance at Cincinnati on day of…

Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova _ the No. 1 seeds in the Western & Southern Open _ advanced with straight-set wins on a day when other top players fell

'14 US Open runner-up Kei Nishikori latest out of…

Kei Nishikori is the latest top player to pull out of the U.S. Open because of an injury

2011 champ Stosur withdraws from US Open with injured hand

2011 champ Samantha Stosur withdraws from US Open with injured right hand

Surprise 2009 US Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin retires

Surprise 2009 U.S. Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin says she is retiring from tennis at age 25

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Azarenka says she might skip US Open because of…

Victoria Azarenka says her participation in the U.S. Open is in doubt because she might not be able to bring her baby son with her to New York as a result of her separation from the child's father

Pliskova sweeps into Cincinnati semis, Nadal…

Defending champion Karolina Pliskova pulled off a doubleheader sweep at the Western & Southern Open, reaching the semifinals by winning a pair of matches with little rest in-between

Madison Keys outslugs CoCo Vandeweghe to win at Stanford

Madison Keys and CoCo Vandeweghe had never played on opposite sides of the net, just together on Fed Cup for the U.S., bonding and becoming friends during that extended stay in Australia in April last year.

Bouchard loses in 1st round of Rogers Cup

Eugenie Bouchard loses to Donna Vekic in 1st round of Rogers Cup

Canadian Shapovalov advances to 2nd round of Rogers Cup

Canadian Denis Shapovalov advances to 2nd round of Rogers Cup

Kypson, Kratzer win 18-year-old titles, earn US Open spots

Patrick Kypson, Ashley Kratzer win 18-year-old titles, earn US Open spots

Svitolina beats Wozniacki 6-4, 6-0 for Rogers title

Elina Svitolina beats Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-0 for Rogers Cup title

New No. 1 Pliskova opens with second-round win in…

Karolina Pliskova began her run as world No. 1 on a positive note, beating Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-3, 6-3 on to reach the third round of the Rogers Cup

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Top seed Karolina Pliskova advances at Rogers Cup

Karolina Pliskova advanced to the quarterfinals at the Rogers Cup when Japanese qualifier Naomi Osaka was forced to retire because of an injury

US Open to test shot clock at junior, collegiate events

Tournament officials will test out shot-clock technology later this month at the U.S. Open, a USTA official has told USA TODAY

Wimbledon finalist Cilic withdraws from Cincinnati

Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic will miss the Cincinnati Masters after withdrawing from Rogers Cup in Montreal because of an abductor injury