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After another loss, Serena Williams heads to US Open with no momentum

Serena Williams lost a tough match at the Western & Southern Open, a setback that only adds more doubt to her form heading into the US Open.

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Kvitova shocks Serena Williams in Cincinnati

Petra Kvitova overcame Serena Williams in an epic three-set encounter in the second round at the Cincinnati Open winning 6-3, 2-6, 6-3.


Kvitova 'confident' about Cinci chances after beating Serena

Petra Kvitova revealed her confidence has increased after knocking out one of the world's best in Serena Williams at the Cincinnati Open.


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Cincinnati results

Federer eases into Cinci Masters second round

Roger Federer made light work of Peter Gojowczyk, beating him in straight sets 6-4, 6-4 at the Cincinnati Masters.


Kyrgios forgets his shoes ahead of win over Kudla

Nick Kyrgios arrived before his first round win over Denis Kudla without his tennis shoes after the Australian walked out in his pair of basketball shoes.


Pliskova takes down Radwanska in Cinci

Karolina Pliskova has recorded her first ever career victory over Agnieszka Radwanska in the WTA Tour's Western and Southern Open.


Garcia battles past Azarenka in Cinci

Caroline Garcia began her Cincinnati campaign with a brutal 6-4 7-5 win over Victoria Azarenka in the second round.


Rogers Cup

If her opponent wasn't enough, Simona Halep had to overcome bout of negativity

World No. 1 Simona Halep had to fight off her own negative emotions as much as Sloane Stephens in the final of the Rogers Cup.

Nadal spoils Tsitsipas' birthday with Rogers win

Rafael Nadal won his 80th ATP World Tour title Sunday, beating unseeded Greek upstart Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-2, 7-6 (4) for his fourth Rogers Cup crown.

Nadal hails 'ugly but important' Rogers Cup win

Rafael Nadal believes his win in the Rogers Cup was important as it showed him he could win ugly when he wasn't playing his best tennis.


Numbers behind Kerber

How data-driven coaching helped Angelique Kerber to latest crown

Hard work and dedication? Sure, there was some of that, but Angelique Kerber's run to the Wimbledon title was largely a result of a deep dive into the numbers behind her game.

Atlanta Open

Isner wins Atlanta Open for 5th time in 6 years

John Isner won the BB&T Atlanta Open for the fifth time in six years Sunday, beating fellow American Ryan Harrison in the final for the second straight year.

Onward and upward: John Isner won't let his Wimbledon loss foil his summer

As far as John Isner is concerned, his Wimbledon semifinal loss never happened. It's time to move on.

Hall of Fame

Be like Mike: Why rising stars should follow in the footsteps of Hall of Famer Stich

Overshadowed for most of his career, 2018 Hall of Fame inductee Michael Stich quietly put together a blueprint for success that could help today's rising tennis stars reach a new level.

Wimbledon Wrap

Anderson: 'My belief is greater than it has ever been'

South Africa's Kevin Anderson has credited mental conditioning for his ability to focus for long hours during his epic Wimbledon run, and lauds his psychologist for his recent surge in form.

Djokovic hoping to take confidence from Wimbledon to New York

ESPN's Chris McKendry and Brad Gilbert sit down with Novak Djokovic after his 2018 Wimbledon singles title win.


Djokovic details mental struggles in open letter

Novak Djokovic has published an open letter on his website explaining the mental struggles he has overcome in order to claim his fourth Wimbledon title.

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