Tennis

At the Net: Bautista Agut continues to make strides

Spain has cranked out its share of tennis stars over the years, most notably the great Rafael Nadal, so it should come as no surprise that the proud nation has yet another one on the rise in Roberto Bautista Agut.

Kvitova will lead Czechs in Fed Cup final against Germany

Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will lead the Czech Republic in next week's best-of-five Fed Cup final versus visiting Germany.

Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters

Rafael Nadal has decided to withdraw from next week's Paris Masters.

Williams to finish as year-end No. 1

Serena Williams didn't even lift a racket Friday, but still clinched the year-end No. 1 ranking on the WTA Tour.

Serena receives apology from Tarpischev

Serena Williams received a written apology from Russian tennis president Shamil Tarpischev, who made offensive comments last week when he called the American great and her older sister Venus the "Williams brothers."

At the Net: Promising Puig

Puerto Rico's Monica Puig was not one of this week's eight combatants at the prestigious WTA Finals, but that didn't keep her from coming away from Singapore as one of the big winners at the season-ending extravaganza.

Federer to play Dimitrov in MSG exhibition

Former world No. 1 great Roger Federer will play "Baby Fed" in an exhibition tennis match at Madison Square Garden in March.

Former world No. 3 Davydenko retires

One-time world No. 3 star Nikolay Davydenko announced his retirement on Thursday.

At the Net: Nishikori continues to climb

With China's Li Na no longer in the fold, Kei Nishikori is now the toast of the town in tennis-crazed Asia.

Former tennis pro, teacher Vic Braden dies

Vic Braden, a former tennis player who became one of the nation's top tennis instructors, died from complications of congestive heart failure at the age of 85.

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