Simona Halep moved within a victory of the No. 1 ranking.
The second-ranked Halep needed just 54 minutes to cruise past Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday in the Western & Southern Open semifinals, and can displace Karolina Pliskova as the top of the ranking with a victory over Garbine Muguruza on Sunday.more
"Fighting, picking toys and hiding clothes" - Agnieszka and Urszula Radwański were often on a war path in their childhood. In adult life the relationships of Polish tennis players are quite different.more
Stan Wawrinka was promoted from fifth to fourth in the ATP World Tour ranking. The leader is still the British Andy Murray, who is ahead of Spaniard Rafael Nadal and Swiss Roger Federer. Serb Novak Djokovic fell to fifth place.more
Alicja Rosolska of Poland and Oksana Kalashnikov of Georgia advanced to the quarter-finals of the WTA tennis tournament in the Swedish Bastad. In the 1st round were beaten Irina Bara and Varatchaya Wongteanchai of Thailand 6: 2, 3: 6, 10-7.more
The captain of the Romanian tennis player in the Federation Cup, Ilie Nastase, has been given a three-year ban on all official duties during the tournament under the aegis of the International Tennis Federation (ITF). This is a penalty for improper behavior during the April game.more