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Tennis broadcaster Justin Gimelstob pleads in assault case

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 22nd - 7:29pm

Prosecutors say tennis broadcaster and coach Justin Gimelstob pleaded no contest to misdemeanor assault for attacking a former friend in Los Angeles on Halloween 2017.

Nadal to face 63rd-ranked Mayer in Barcelona Open

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 22nd - 12:45pm

Defending champion Rafael Nadal will face Leonardo Mayer in his first match at the Barcelona Open.

Sofia Kenin helps US beat Switzerland 3-1 in Fed Cup

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 22nd - 7:43am

Sofia Kenin and Sloane Stephens won matches to give the United States a 3-1 victory over Switzerland on Sunday in a Fed Cup World Group playoff.

Australia beats Belarus 3-2 to face France in Fed Cup final

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 2:53pm

Australia advanced to the Fed Cup final for the first time in more than a quarter century after Ashleigh Barty and Samantha Stosur beat Aryna Sabalenka and Victoria Azarenka of Belarus 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 in a decisive doubles match Sunday.

France beats Romania in doubles to reach Fed Cup final

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 2:34pm

Caroline Garcia held her nerve on serve in the decisive doubles match as France reached the Fed Cup final with a nail-biting 3-2 win Sunday against a Simona Halep-inspired Romania.

Fognini realizes boyhood dream to win Monte Carlo Masters

Jerome Pugmire, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 21st - 12:44pm

On the clay courts where he once practiced as a youth with big dreams, Fabio Fognini won the biggest title of his erratic career by beating Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 Sunday in the Monte Carlo Masters final.

Fed Cup semi: Australia, Belarus tied 2-2 ahead of doubles

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 21st - 12:13am

The Fed Cup semifinal between Australia and Belarus is going to a doubles decider.

Stephens pulls US even with Swiss in FedCup after Keys upset

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 5:39pm

Sloane Stephens beat Timea Bacsinzsky after Viktorija Golubic upset Madison Keys in straight sets Saturday, leaving the United States and Switzerland tied 1-1 in their Fed Cup World Group playoff.

Fognini stuns Nadal 6-4, 6-2 to reach Monte Carlo final

Jerome Pugmire, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 20th - 12:49pm

Fabio Fognini ended Rafael Nadal's winning streak at the Monte Carlo Masters, stunning the defending champion 6-4, 6-2 Saturday to reach the final for the first time and hand Nadal his first defeat here since a loss to Novak Djokovic in the 2015 semifinals.

France and Romania level at 1-1 in Fed Cup semifinal

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 11:46am

Caroline Garcia beat Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3, 6-3 to draw France level at 1-1 with Romania after the opening singles matches of their Fed Cup semifinal on Saturday.

Fed Cup semifinal: Australia, Belarus level after 1st day

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 20th - 6:15am

Australian Ashleigh Barty beat doubles partner Victoria Azarenka of Belarus 7-6 (2), 6-3 to level their Fed Cup semifinal at 1-1 on Saturday.

Surprised Nadal sees 'super solid' Djokovic exit Monte Carlo

Jerome Pugmire, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 19th - 1:23pm

Surprised at seeing rival Novak Djokovic go out of the Monte Carlo Masters after an error-strewn performance, defending champion Rafael Nadal acknowledged he enjoyed some luck in reaching the semifinals on Friday.

Brazilian tennis player Souza provisionally suspended

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 19th - 10:09am

Brazilian tennis player Joao Souza has been provisionally suspended again amid a corruption investigation by the Tennis Integrity Unit.

Fed Cup semifinal: Mladenovic vs. Halep in opening singles

The Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 19th - 7:01am

Kristina Mladenovic of France will face second-ranked Simona Halep of Romania in the opening singles of their Fed Cup semifinal Saturday.

Fed Cup semifinal: Azarenka to play Ash Barty in singles

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:17pm

Samantha Stosur will open against Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus when singles play begins in a Fed Cup semifinal Saturday on hard courts at Pat Rafter Arena.

Nadal, Djokovic reach quarterfinals at Monte Carlo Masters

Jerome Pugmire, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 18th - 11:22am

Defending champion Rafael Nadal and top-ranked Novak Djokovic eased into the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals on Thursday, remaining on course to meet in the final of the clay-court tournament they've long dominated.

Nadal opens clay season with easy win at Monte Carlo Masters

Jerome Pugmire, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 17th - 11:20am

Back on his favorite surface, Rafael Nadal showed no lingering effects of a recent injury as he breezed into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday with a 6-1, 6-1 win against Roberto Bautista Agut.

Whistleblower spurned by players for exposing tennis crooks

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 17th - 4:00am

As a brave whistleblower, Marco Trungelliti should be feeling good about himself. The Argentine player exposed match-fixing crooks in tennis, helped the fight against the criminal gambling syndicates that are corroding his sport from within and testified about dishonest fellow professionals who, in part thanks to his evidence, are now banned.

Djokovic labors into Monte Carlo 3rd round with scrappy win

Jerome Pugmire, Associated Press  |  Updated Apr 16th - 12:42pm

Two-time champion Novak Djokovic struggled with his serve at times but reached the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters with a scrappy 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 win over Philipp Kohlschreiber on Tuesday.