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  • Thursday's Sports In Brief

    By The Associated Press - Associated Press

    BASEBALL Published April 18, 2014

  • Djokovic, Nadal race into Monte Carlo quarters

    By JEROME PUGMIRE - Associated Press

    Defending champion Novak Djokovic raced into the Monte Carlo Masters quarterfinals in dispatching Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain 6-0, 6-1 in 47 minutes on Thursday. Published April 17, 2014

  • Cibulkova reaches Malaysian Open quarterfinals

    By Associated Press

    Top-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia needed just over an hour to beat Su-Wei Hsieh of Taiwan 6-1, 6-2 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of Malaysian Open. Published April 17, 2014

  • Federer would skip tennis to be with wife, newborn

    By Associated Press

    Roger Federer is prepared to skip tournaments - including possibly the French Open - to be with his wife when she gives birth again. Published April 16, 2014

  • Federer & Nadal into Monte Carlo Masters 3rd round

    By JEROME PUGMIRE - Associated Press

    Roger Federer was happier than eight-time champion Rafael Nadal after their straight-sets wins to reach the Monte Carlo Masters third round on Wednesday. Published April 16, 2014

  • Diyas reaches 1st WTA quarterfinals since 2012

    By Associated Press

    Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan reached her first WTA quarterfinals in two years by defeating Italian qualifier Giulia Gatto-Monticone 6-1, 6-4 in the second round of the Malaysian Open on Wednesday. Published April 16, 2014

  • French Open prize money goes up to $34.5M

    By Associated Press

    Prize money at the French Open will rise to more than 25 million euros ($34.5 million) this year, an increase of 3 million euros ($4.1 million) from last year. Published April 15, 2014

  • Speedy Djokovic eases into Monte Carlo 3rd round

    By JEROME PUGMIRE - Associated Press

    Novak Djokovic began the defense of his Monte Carlo Masters title in flamboyant style Tuesday, taking only 45 minutes to beat Albert Montanes 6-1, 6-0 and maintain his perfect record against the Spaniard. Published April 15, 2014

  • W.Va. resort names Sampras as tennis pro emeritus

    By Associated Press

    Tennis Hall of Famer Peter Sampras has been named tennis pro emeritus at The Greenbrier. Published April 14, 2014

  • Fognini and Robredo into Monte Carlo 2nd round

    By JEROME PUGMIRE - Associated Press

    Tenth-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy and 11th-seeded Tommy Robredo of Spain reached the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters in contrasting fashion on Monday. Published April 14, 2014

  • Cornet beats Giorgi to win Katowice Open

    By Associated Press

    Alize Cornet saved a match point before beating Camila Giorgi of Italy 7-6 (3), 5-7, 7-5 Sunday in a three-hour final to win the Katowice Open for her fourth career WTA title. Published April 13, 2014

  • Masters to distribute $9M in prize money

    By Associated Press

    The Masters will distribute a record $9 million in prize money. Published April 13, 2014

  • Garcia-Lopez wins Grand Prix Hassan II title

    By Associated Press

    Eighth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez won his first title in nearly four years after rallying to beat fourth-seeded Marcel Granollers 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 in an all-Spanish final on clay at the Grand Prix Hassan II on Sunday. Published April 13, 2014

  • Djokovic looks to maintain edge over rival Nadal

    By JEROME PUGMIRE - Associated Press

    Novak Djokovic looks to continue his recent dominance over archrival Rafael Nadal at the Monte Carlo Masters, where he beat the Spaniard in the final last year, and boost his confidence as he bids to win his only missing major at the French Open. Published April 13, 2014

  • Fernando Verdasco wins US Men's Clay Court

    By Associated Press

    Fernando Verdasco won the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship on Sunday for his sixth ATP World Tour title and first since 2010, beating Spanish countryman Nicolas Almagro 6-3, 7-6 (4). Published April 13, 2014

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