7hPeter Bodo

Ilie Nastase taking 'nasty' to a new level

There's simply no place for any of the remarks Ilie Nastase made, not on the tennis court and not in life.

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Montanes begins final ATP tourney with victory

Albert Montanes began his final ATP tournament with a victory, defeating Spanish countryman Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-4, 6-4 in the Barcelona Open on Monday.

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U.S. advances to first Fed Cup final in 7 years

Coco Vandeweghe and Bethanie Mattek-Sands won their doubles match in straight sets Sunday to send the U.S. to its first Fed Cup final in seven years with a semifinal win over Czech Republic.

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Sharapova learns about French Open in May

Maria Sharapova will find out the week starting May 15 if she can compete at the French Open, which starts two weeks later, the French Tennis Federation said.

Nadal wins historic 10th Monte-Carlo title (1:51)
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Cirstea: We are tougher than the British

Johanna Konta was accused of gamesmanship after being reduced to tears by abuse from Romania Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase and the crowd on an extraordinary afternoon in Constanta.

Serena on break, not retirement (0:51)
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Poll: Who is our next supernova?

We'll just come right out and say it: There's a sudden void in our summer. No Serena Williams? On top of the already-missing Ronda Rousey? Vote for your pick to fill those sneakers.

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5dGreg Garber

Andy Murray finding life at No. 1 anything but charmed

With a surprising loss at the Monte Carlo Masters, world No. 1 Andy Murray is beginning to understand just how difficult it is to be the most hunted player on tour.

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Garza wins appeal in match-fixing case

Mexican tennis player Daniel Garza has been reinstated after being suspended for six months and fined $5,000 in October when he was found guilty of a match-fixing offense.

Could Federer end the year as number one? (0:37)


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With Serena out for the remainder of the 2017 season, the door in women's tennis is wide open...for Maria Sharapova? es.pn/2pZ2S5o

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Serena Williams releases a comment on racial remarks made by retired tennis player Ilie Nastase. es.pn/2oZ8pr8

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Russell Westbrook claps back, Serena shares baby joy & a Hall of Famer's unimpressed by Myles Garrett. 20 Questions: es.pn/2oF3Vna

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Led by Nadal, claycourt 'specialists' having a bit of a resurgence at Monte Carlo -- Ramos, Goffin, Schwartzman, Cuevas. Goffin noted it.

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Also noting whether Sharapova gets asked whether she was abusing a (legal) drug to enhance her performance. Has not answered that.