Simon beat Troicki, 6-3, 6-4, improving his career record against the Serb to 6-0. (AP) MONACO (AP) Gilles Simon saved six of seven break points to advance to the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Sunday. Read more
''I played at a great level today,'' said Delbonis, who did not drop a set all week. Read more
''He's going to be the favorite for every tournament (until) somebody shows something different,'' Nadal said Sunday. Read more
The world No. 10 is suffering from a back injury. (AP) BERN, Switzerland (AP) Switzerland’s No. 1 Belinda Bencic has withdrawn due to a back injury from a Fed Cup semifinal against defending champion Czech Republic next weekend. Read more
AP HOUSTON (AP) Fourth-seeded defending champion Jack Sock beat top-seeded John Isner 7-6 (4), 6-3 on Saturday in an all-American semifinal in the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship. Sock will face Argentina’s Juan Monaco in the final Sunday at River Oaks. Read more
Giorgi, who seeks her second WTA title, has won both of their previous encounters. (AP) KATOWICE, Poland (AP) Fifth-seeded Camila Giorgi of Italy and eighth-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia advanced to the Katowice Open final on Saturday. Read more
The third-seeded Croat beat Vesely, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5). (AP) MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) Third-seeded Borna Coric beat eighth-seeded Jiri Vesely 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5) on Saturday to reach the Grand Prix Hassan II final, where he will bid for his first career title. Read more
None HOUSTON (AP) Argentina’s Juan Monaco beat fifth-seeded Sam Querrey 6-4, 6-4 of the United States on Friday in the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship quarterfinals. The 32-year-old Monaco won the event at River Oaks in 2012. Read more
MARRAKECH, Morocco (AP) Eighth-seeded Jiri Vesely beat top-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain 6-4, 7-6 (2) Friday to reach the Grand Prix Hassan II semifinals. Read more
The Australian Open champ beat Irina Camelia Begu, 6-2, 6-3. (AP Photo) CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Australian Open champion Angelique Kerber moved a step closer to her second straight Volvo Car Open title, moving into the semifinals with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Irina Camelia Begu on Friday. ”I’m feeling... Read more