Tennis

Pliskova, Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup semifinals

The Czech Republic will have two top-10 players available for next weekend's Fed Cup semifinals against Germany

US Open champ Stephens, runner-up Keys on US Fed Cup team

U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens, runner-up Madison Keys and semifinalist CoCo Vandeweghe will join former No. 1 doubles player Bethanie Mattek-Sands on the Americans' roster for a Fed Cup semifinal against host France

Johnson, Sandgren set up all-American final

Defending champion Steve Johnson wore down Taylor Fritz 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-2, breaking his 20-year-old countryman twice in the third set after letting two match points slip away in the second in the U.S. Men's Clay Court semifinals

Nadal wary of saying he's fully recovered from…

Rafael Nadal is wary of saying he's fully recovered from a troublesome right thigh injury as he defends his Monte Carlo Masters title

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Steve Johnson wins US Men's Clay Court _ again

Steve Johnson shrugged off numerous missed opportunities to beat first-time ATP Tour finalist Tennys Sandgren 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-4 to become the first player to successfully defend the U.S. Men's Clay Court title in 16 years

Nadal doesn't see himself skipping tournaments like Federer

For now, Rafael Nadal doesn't see himself skipping Wimbledon the way Roger Federer has the French Open

Fed Cup: Stephens to open for US against France…

US Open champion Sloane Stephens will open play for the U.S. Fed Cup team against 122nd-ranked Pauline Parmentier of France in the Fed Cup semifinals

Nadal wants extra practice after reaching Monte…

Rafael Nadal's priority after reaching his 12th Monte Carlo Masters final was to whip out his phone and frantically text coach Carlos Moya

Fed Cup: France and US 1-1 in semifinals

Kristina Mladenovic has rallied to beat CoCo Vandeweghe 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 and draw France level with defending champion United States in their Fed Cup semifinal in Aix-en-Provence

Even modest Nadal impressed by record 31st…

Usually modest about his achievements, Rafael Nadal allowed himself a moment to appreciate his record 31st Masters title on Sunday

Mladenovic, Parmentier named in France's Fed Cup team

Kristina Mladenovic, Pauline Parmentier and Amandine Hesse have been named in France's Fed Cup team for the semifinals against the United States

Top-seeded Ramos-Vinolas ousted by qualifier in Marrakech

Qualifier Alexey Vatutin beats top-seeded Albert Ramos-Vinolas to reach the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II in Morocco

Top seed Mladenovic injured at Samsung Open

Top seed Kristina Mladenovic retired with a back injury in the first round of the weather-affected Samsung Open

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Edmund sets up Hassan II quarterfinal with Albot

Second seed Kyle Edmund has beaten Radu Albot of Moldova 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II clay-court tournament

Khachanov, Zverev and Medvedev reach Monte Carlo 2nd round

Karen Khachanov was clinical on his serve in a 7-5, 6-4 win against Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Sunday

Maria Sharapova commits to play in new Bay Area tour event

Maria Sharapova has committed to play in the Bay Area this summer as the former Stanford WTA stop moves to San Jose State University

Djokovic relieved to reach Monte Carlo 2nd round

After easing into the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters, a relieved Novak Djokovic says his troublesome right elbow no longer bothers him

Zverev, Dimitrov, Thiem rusty, reach Monte Carlo 3rd round

Grigor Dimitrov and Dominic Thiem looked a little rusty winning their second-round matches at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday

Djokovic needs 10 match points to reach 3rd round in Monaco

Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal needed a combined 14 match points to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday

Djokovic to play at Barcelona Open next week

Novak Djokovic has confirmed he will play at the Barcelona Open next week

Fed Cup: Kvitova, Pliskova give Czechs 2-0 lead over Germany

Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova have given the Czech Republic a 2-0 lead over Germany in the Fed Cup semifinals with dominant displays in their opening rubbers

Nadal's bid for an 11th Monte Carlo title gaining…

Rafael Nadal's bid for a record-extending 11th Monte Carlo Masters title if proving more comfortable than he imagined after his latest return from injury.

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Fed Cup: Japan and Britain 1-1 after opening day

Johanna Konta has leveled Britain's Fed Cup World Group playoff against Japan with a 6-4, 6-2 win over Kurumi Nara

Nadal advances at Monte Carlo as Djokovic goes out

Rafael Nadal remains on course to retain his Monte Carlo Masters title and won't have Novak Djokovic standing in his way

Fed Cup: Belgium leads Italy 2-0 in World Group playoffs

Belgium is firmly in control of its Fed Cup World Group playoff against Italy after Elise Mertens and Alison van Uytvanck gave it a 2-0 lead in Genoa