May 13, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

In his first match since a wrist injury, Novak Djokovic beat Radek Stepanek to advance at the Italian Open.

May 13, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The same thigh injury that forced Serena Williams out of the Mutua Madrid Open last week may also keep her out of play in Rome, Italy.

May 12, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Rafael Nadal defended his Mutua Madrid Open title on Sunday as he defeated Japan’s Kei Nishikori who retired early due to injury. 

May 12, 2014
By Brian Coleman

Maria Sharapova delivered a furious comeback defeat to Simona Halep in the Mutua Madrid Open final 1-6, 6-2, 6-3 on Sunday.

May 9, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Serena Williams was forced to pull out of the Mutua Madrid Open on Friday due to a left thigh injury. She suffered the injury during her opening match of the event and experienced a setback as she was preparing for her third-round clash with Petra Kvitova.

May 9, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

While the quarterfinal action of the Mutua Madrid Open picks up later today, eighth-ranked Andy Murray will be absent from the field as the Wimbledon champion was knocked out in the third round in Madrid Thursday by Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-2.

May 9, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Rafael Nadal cruised into the semifinals of the Mutua Madrid Open Friday, taking down Tomas Berdych 6-4, 6-2. The world number one is going after his fourth title at this event and has now beaten Berdych in 17 of the last 21 meetings.

May 9, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Maria Sharapova used a remarkable comeback Friday to defeat Li Na to advance to the semifinals of the Mutua Madrid Open. The Russian is seeking her first ever title at the Madrid tournament, but nearly saw it come to an end as she fell behind early to Li.

May 8, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Rafael Nadal withstood a strong second set fight from Jarkko Nieminen to come out victorious and reach the quarterfinals of the Mutua Madrid Open. The world number one beat Finland’s Nieminen 6-1, 6-4 in a match that lasted 80 minutes.

May 8, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Serena Williams picked up her 650th career win on Thursday at the Mutua Madrid Open, moving into 11th place on the all-time match wins list. The 32-year-old Serena knocked off Carla Suarez-Navarro 6-2, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals in Madrid.

May 7, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Top seed Rafael Nadal got off to a strong start in round one of the Mutua Madrid Open on Wednesday, a 6-1, 6-0 win over Argentina’s Juan Monaco in the second round. 

May 7, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Serena Williams moved another step closer to winning her third straight Mutua Madrid Open title as she beat China’s Peng Shuai 6-2, 6-3 in the second round matchup.

May 7, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The third ranked player in the world and defending Australian Open Champion Stanislas Wawrinka saw his Mutua Madrid Open tournament come to a halting stop on Tuesday night as Austrian qualifier Dominic Thiem pulled off a major upset and defeated Wawrinka 1-6, 6-2, 6-4. 

May 6, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The action in Madrid, Spain heats up today as Day 3 and the first round of the Mutua Madrid Open rolls on. While many of the sport’s big names will take to the court later today, a number of matches have concluded so far.

May 6, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

A number of the world’s top players, including Stanislas Wawrinka and David Ferrer, will begin play at the Mutua Madrid open today. One top five player who will not be in action is Roger Federer who withdrew from the tournament to spend time with his wife, Mirka, as they await the birth of their third child.

May 5, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Former British number one women’s player Elena Baltacha passed away Sunday morning at the age of 30, two months after being diagnosed with liver cancer. She was surrounded by family and friends as she passed away peacefully.

May 5, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Former world number 15 and 2005 U.S. Open semifinalist Robby Ginepri of Kennesaw, Ga., will return to the highest level of the game after earning a main draw wild card into the French Open by winning the 2014 Har-Tru USTA Pro Circuit Wild Card Challenge.

May 5, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Martin Klizan just barely qualified for the BMW Open by FWU AG final earlier in the week, but pushed through eight matches in nine days to lift the championship trophy on Sunday, defeating the 15th ranked player in the world, Fabio Fognini, 2-6, 6-1, 6-2.

May 2, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Last year’s BMW Open by FWU AG title winner began his defense of that title on Thursday, as the 16th ranked player in the world Tommy Haas took down Alejandro Fallo. 

May 2, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The final round is set in Oerias, Portugal, as the semifinals of the Portgual Open came to a close on Friday. Spain’s Carla Suarez-Navarro had to hold off the surprise of the tournament, 117th ranked Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania, while Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia beat fellow Russian Elena Vesnina to advance into the championship.

May 1, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Last year’s BMW Open by FWU AG title winner began his defense of that title on Thursday, as the 16th ranked player in the world Tommy Haas took down Alejandro Fallo. 

May 1, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The quarterfinals of the Portgual Open began on Thursday morning as a clash between young and old headlined the round in Oerias, Portugal. Former French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova battled with the young Canadian Eugene Bouchard, who was the second seed in the tournament, for the first time in the two player’s careers.

April 30, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Second seeded Eugenie Bouchard fought back after getting off to a slow start to defeat Yaroslava Shvedova in round two of the Portugal Open 6-4, 6-2 to move on to the quarterfinals.

April 30, 2014
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Two of the lower seeds at the BMW Open by FWU AG in Munich, Germany moved on Wednesday afternoon as the second round of the tournament picked up.