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  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Rafael Nadal failed to reach a quarterfinal for the first time this year, as he was upset by Jurgen Melzer in the third round of the 2010 Shanghai Rolex Masters on Thursday. The top-seeded Nadal had never dropped a set to the Austrian in three previous meetings but went down in three sets, 6-1, 3-6...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Serena Williams and John Isner will team up for the United States in the Hyundai Hopman Cup Jan.1-8. The team tennis-style event and tune-up for the Australian Open will take place in January and features mixed teams from eight nations. Each matchup features men’s singles, women’s singles and mixed...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Number one-seeded Novak Djokovic defeated David Ferrer in straight sets 6-2, 6-4 on Monday to defend his China Open title and win his second championship of the year. The win improves Djokovic’s record against Ferrer to 5-4. Djokovic,who is currently ranked number two in the world, won the first...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The following is Serena Williams' message to her fans on Twitter after she found out she'd be unable to return to action as soon as anticipated. Serena was set to return to the WTA Tour at this week's Generali Ladies Linz after being sidelined since July by a cut on her right foot. Williams had...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal defeated fifth-seeded Gael Monfils 6-1, 7-5 to win his first Japan Open title Sunday and rebound from a surprise semifinal loss in Bangkok last week. Nadal roared out in the first set, breaking Monfils in the second and sixth games and keeping the Frenchman off the net with...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark has taken over the top ranking in the world from Serena Williams on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic at the China Open in Beijing. The rise to number one comes shortly after Wozniacki made a run to the semifinals at last month's...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal and American Andy Roddick advanced to the quarterfinals of the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships with straight-set victories on Thursday. Nadal, who has won three Grand Slam titles this year, beat Canada's Milos Raonic, 6-4, 6-4, while second-seeded Roddick downed...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Venus Williams will miss the remainder of the 2010 season due to a left knee injury. The seven-time Grand Slam champion will miss the WTA Tour Championships at the end of October, and the Fed Cup final between the United States and Italy at San Diego in November. Currently ranked number three in...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Serena Williams is returning to the WTA Tour at next week’s Generali Ladies Linz after being sidelined since July by a cut on her right foot. Organizers of the event said the Wimbledon and Australian Open champion confirmed her entry Thursday, the same day she lost her number one WTA ranking...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2011 Australian Open will offer a record $25 million in prize money, up 3.8 percent on the previous year, with the men’s and women’s winners to each pocket $2.2 million. Rafael Nadal’s bid for a non-calendar grand slam will headline the first grand slam of the 2011 season. The tournament’s...Read more