Tennis

Pliskova, Kvitova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup semifinals

The Czech Republic will have two top-10 players available for next weekend's Fed Cup semifinals against Germany

US Open champ Stephens, runner-up Keys on US Fed Cup team

U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens, runner-up Madison Keys and semifinalist CoCo Vandeweghe will join former No. 1 doubles player Bethanie Mattek-Sands on the Americans' roster for a Fed Cup semifinal against host France

Steve Johnson wins US Men's Clay Court _ again

Steve Johnson shrugged off numerous missed opportunities to beat first-time ATP Tour finalist Tennys Sandgren 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-4 to become the first player to successfully defend the U.S. Men's Clay Court title in 16 years

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Johnson, Sandgren set up all-American final

Defending champion Steve Johnson wore down Taylor Fritz 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-2, breaking his 20-year-old countryman twice in the third set after letting two match points slip away in the second in the U.S. Men's Clay Court semifinals

Nadal doesn't see himself skipping tournaments like Federer

For now, Rafael Nadal doesn't see himself skipping Wimbledon the way Roger Federer has the French Open

Little Girl Shows Off Tennis Skills

This talented four-year-old took to the tennis court to show off her impressive footwork. As she hit the ball across the net, she deftly shuffled her feet back and forth.

Davis Cup: Croatia in semifinals after beating Kazakhstan

Marin Cilic has put away Mikhail Kukushkin 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 to send Croatia into the Davis Cup semifinals

Davis Cup: Spain beats Germany 3-2 to reach semifinals

With Rafael Nadal nervously cheering courtside, David Ferrer sealed Spain's 3-2 comeback win over Germany in the Davis Cup quarterfinals with a thrilling five-set victory against Philipp Kohlschreiber

Davis Cup: Pouille beats racket-throwing Fognini to seal win

Lucas Pouille kept his focus when Italy's Fabio Fognini began throwing his racket in frustration during a 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (3), 6-3 victory that put France into the Davis Cup semifinals Sunday

Top-seeded Ramos-Vinolas ousted by qualifier in Marrakech

Qualifier Alexey Vatutin beats top-seeded Albert Ramos-Vinolas to reach the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II in Morocco

Mladenovic, Parmentier named in France's Fed Cup team

Kristina Mladenovic, Pauline Parmentier and Amandine Hesse have been named in France's Fed Cup team for the semifinals against the United States

Top-seeded Ramos-Vinolas reaches 2nd round in Marrakech

Top-seeded Albert Ramos-Vinolas is near-perfect on his first serve to dispatch Moroccan wild card Amine Ahouda 6-1, 6-2 in just over an hour to reach the second round of the Grand Prix Hassan II

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Frenchmen Simon and Gasquet reach 2nd round at Hassan II

Gilles Simon beat Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-7 (1), 7-6 (5) in an erratic all-French match featuring 12 breaks of serve to reach the Grand Prix Hassan II second round Monday

Top-100 tennis pro sues WTA, ITF on blood testing procedure

American professional tennis player Madison Brengle has filed a lawsuit in Florida state court against the WTA and International Tennis Federation

Top seed Mladenovic injured at Samsung Open

Top seed Kristina Mladenovic retired with a back injury in the first round of the weather-affected Samsung Open

Edmund sets up Hassan II quarterfinal with Albot

Second seed Kyle Edmund has beaten Radu Albot of Moldova 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II clay-court tournament

Khachanov, Zverev and Medvedev reach Monte Carlo 2nd round

Karen Khachanov was clinical on his serve in a 7-5, 6-4 win against Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Sunday

Zverev, Dimitrov, Thiem rusty, reach Monte Carlo 3rd round

Grigor Dimitrov and Dominic Thiem looked a little rusty winning their second-round matches at the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday

Djokovic needs 10 match points to reach 3rd round in Monaco

Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal needed a combined 14 match points to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday