<![CDATA[Tennis Match Scores & Championship News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/tennis/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:17:56 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:17:56 CST Tennis 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Overland Park executive search firm finds new niche in tennis http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article91900377.html#storylink=rss Steve Snodgrass, president and founder of the Overland Park firm, has a long tennis background

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Kyrgios upset, Querrey wins in Toronto http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91847337.html#storylink=rss Denis Shapovalov upset Australia's Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-3 on Monday night in the first round of the Rogers Cup men's tennis tournament.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 23:06:02 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91847337.html
Stosur defeats Watson in 1st round of Rogers Cup http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91843467.html#storylink=rss Australia's Samantha Stosur won a hard-fought opening match in the first round of the Rogers Cup women's tennis tournament on Monday.

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:36:03 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91843467.html
Johanna Konta tops Venus Williams for first singles crown http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91629762.html#storylink=rss As Johanna Konta pounded the ball from every spot on the court Sunday and rarely missed, there were moments Venus Williams could do little more than applaud her opponent's stellar day as winners whipped down the line and drop shots fell perfectly.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:36:02 CDT By JANIE McCAULEY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91629762.html
Wickmayer tops Davis, wins Citi Open singles and doubles http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91631707.html#storylink=rss Yanina Wickmayer beat Lauren Davis 6-4, 6-2 in the Citi Open final Sunday to win the fifth WTA title of her career.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:06:00 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91631707.html
Monfils wins 1st title in 2 1/2 years, edging Karlovic in DC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91607277.html#storylink=rss Things were looking bleak for Gael Monfils, a man with a long history of losing tournament finals.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:46:07 CDT By HOWARD FENDRICH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91607277.html
Italy's Fognini beats Martin to win Croatia Open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91598367.html#storylink=rss Fabio Fognini defeated Andrej Martin 6-4, 6-1 to win the Croatia Open on Sunday.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:45:39 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91598367.html
Siegemund clinches 1st WTA title with Swedish Open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91574107.html#storylink=rss Sixth-seeded Laura Siegemund clinched her first WTA title Sunday with a 7-5, 6-1 victory over Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic in the Swedish Open final.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 13:01:03 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91574107.html
Serena Williams out of Rogers Cup with inflamed shoulder http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91580392.html#storylink=rss Serena Williams has pulled out of the Rogers Cup because of shoulder inflammation.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 12:51:07 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91580392.html
Feliciano Lopez wins Swiss Open for 1st clay-court title http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91563332.html#storylink=rss Top-seeded Feliciano Lopez of Spain won his first career clay-court title on Sunday, beating Robin Haase of the Netherlands 6-4, 7-5 in the Swiss Open final.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 06:50:33 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91563332.html
Venus Williams holds off Riske, reaches Stanford final http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91535707.html#storylink=rss Venus Williams is having such a blast with her tennis again at age 36, she has many more tournament titles in mind before she's done.

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Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:01:01 CDT By JANIE McCAULEY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91535707.html
At age 37, Ivo Karlovic to face Monfils in Citi Open final http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91488252.html#storylink=rss Even Ivo Karlovic willingly admits that whatever success he has on a tennis court is due mainly to his big serve.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:51:02 CDT By HOWARD FENDRICH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91488252.html
Martin reaches his 1st final, plays Fognini at Croatia Open http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91491327.html#storylink=rss Andrej Martin of Slovakia reached his first career ATP final after defeating Carlos Berlocq of Argentina 7-6 (4), 6-4 Saturday in the last four of the Croatian Open.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 15:15:35 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91491327.html
Siniakova, Siegemund advance to Swedish Open final http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90988727.html#storylink=rss Katerina Siniakova ousted defending champion Johanna Larsson 7-5, 6-1 Saturday in the Swedish Open semifinals as the 20-year-old Czech chases her first WTA title.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 13:31:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90988727.html
Lorenzi beats Basilashvili, is oldest 1st-time ATP winner http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91461862.html#storylink=rss Paolo Lorenzi of Italy became the oldest first-time winner of an ATP event on Saturday after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia 6-3, 6-4 in the Generali Open final.

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Sat, 23 Jul 2016 08:31:01 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91461862.html
Venus Williams reaches Bank of the West semifinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91427522.html#storylink=rss Top-seeded Venus Williams reached the Bank of the West Classic semifinals, beating 17-year-old wild-card entry CiCi Bellis 6-4, 6-1 in an all-American match Friday night.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 23:16:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91427522.html
Sam Stosur upset by Pegula, whose parents own Bills, Sabres http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91414097.html#storylink=rss A day before the Citi Open started, 2011 U.S. Open champion Sam Stosur spent an hour hitting on court with 173rd-ranked Jessica Pegula.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 21:26:04 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91414097.html
Lobbing 6-foot-10 Isner, Steve Johnson into Citi Open SF http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91326932.html#storylink=rss Trailing in a tiebreaker against top-seeded John Isner, Steve Johnson managed to put a 146 mph serve into play and then decided to try something even more audacious: lob his 6-foot-10 opponent.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 21:26:03 CDT By HOWARD FENDRICH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91326932.html
Berlocq, Elias advance to Croatia Open semifinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91335837.html#storylink=rss Carlos Berlocq put aside his poor form in quarterfinals at the Croatia Open to defeat third-seeded Jeremy Chardy of France 6-4, 6-2.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 15:25:36 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91335837.html
Lorenzi beats Melzer, plays Basilashvili in Kitzbuehel final http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91221592.html#storylink=rss Fourth-seeded Paolo Lorenzi missed 12 match points before defeating Gerald Melzer of Austria 7-6 (4), 7-6 (13) on Friday and setting up a final against Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia at the Generali Open.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:56:03 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91221592.html
Top-seeded Feliciano Lopez advances to Swiss Open semifinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91264987.html#storylink=rss Top-seeded Feliciano Lopez of Spain set up a Swiss Open semifinal against Dustin Brown by beating Elias Ymer of Sweden in the quarterfinals on Friday.

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:05:42 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91264987.html
Dominika Cibulkova reaches Bank of the West quarterfinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91182402.html#storylink=rss Second-seeded Dominika Cibulkova beat Urszula Radwanska 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Thursday to advance to the Bank of the West Classic quarterfinals.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:11:03 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91182402.html
Up late, Steve Johnson not excited about early start in DC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91125187.html#storylink=rss After playing doubles past midnight and getting to sleep at about 3 a.m., Steve Johnson was less than thrilled to be playing in the first Citi Open men's match in the main stadium at 4 p.m. Thursday.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 20:51:02 CDT By HOWARD FENDRICH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91125187.html
Marin Cilic splits with coach Goran Ivanisevic http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91121712.html#storylink=rss Marin Cilic has split with coach Goran Ivanisevic after nearly three years of cooperation that included winning the U.S. Open in 2014.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:50:35 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91121712.html
Elias recovers in time to upset top-seeded Cuevas in Umag http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91052347.html#storylink=rss Gastao Elias won a dramatic tiebreaker to upset top-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay in the second round of the Croatia Open on Thursday.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:21:02 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91052347.html
Gerald Melzer beats brother Jurgen to reach Kitzbuehel semis http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91005882.html#storylink=rss Gerald Melzer of Austria won 10 of the last 11 games to beat his older brother Jurgen 3-6, 6-3, 6-1 and reach his second career semifinal at the Generali Open on Thursday.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 13:41:03 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91005882.html
Integrity unit to investigate 3 Italians for match-fixing http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91014237.html#storylink=rss Three Italian players will be investigated by world tennis' anti-corruption unit after they were suspended by their national federation for match-fixing.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 12:06:06 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article91014237.html
Wozniacki stops match in Washington with injured left arm http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90959117.html#storylink=rss Former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki retired from her second-round match at the Citi Open against Sam Stosur because of an injured left arm.

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:11:04 CDT By HOWARD FENDRICH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90959117.html
Venus Williams advances Bank of the West quarterfinals http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90958327.html#storylink=rss Top-seeded Venus Williams beat Magda Linette 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-2 on Wednesday in the second round of the Bank of the West Classic.

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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:40:33 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90958327.html
All these years later, American Harrison beats Troicki in DC http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90920927.html#storylink=rss Back when Ryan Harrison participated in the 2011 edition of the hard-court ATP tournament in the nation's capital, he was still a teen, still considered the next big thing in American men's tennis, and still talking about wanting to be, in his words at the time, a "multiple Grand Slam champion."

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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:36:01 CDT By HOWARD FENDRICH ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article90920927.html