Tennis http://au.rd.yahoo.com/news/rss/top_stories/*http://au.news.yahoo.com/top/ en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 01:22:57 +1200 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Querrey edges doubles partner Johnson in Atlanta opener (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24520122 Sam Querrey put aside his partnership with doubles team mate Steve Johnson to start his Atlanta Open with a 7-6 7-5 win on Monday.
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Wozniacki moves up WTA chart after Istanbul success (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24514648 Paris (AFP) - Caroline Wozniacki, who opened her 2014 account with victory in Istanbul, climbed two places to 13 in the latest WTA rankings published on Monday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:17:14 +1200 Tomic hails 'huge' Bogota win over Karlovic (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24508414 Bogota (AFP) - Australia's Bernard Tomic described as "huge" Sunday's 7-6 (7/5), 3-6, 7-6 (7/4) defeat of defending champion Ivo Karlovic in the Colombia Open final which secured his return to the world top 100. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:35:48 +1200 Wozniacki routs Vinci for Istanbul title (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24514023 Istanbul (AFP) - Top seed Caroline Wozniacki won her first title of the year and 22nd of her career on Sunday when she defeated second-seeded Italian Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 in the Istanbul WTA final. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:32:21 +1200 Tomic tantalises wary Australia with Bogota win (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24513850 MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia's frosty relationship with bad boy Bernard Tomic looks set to thaw after the 21-year-old displayed grit and passion to grind down big-serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic 7-6 ... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:12:13 +1200 Tomic stakes claim for US Open wildcard (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24507587 Tennis great Todd Woodbridge believes Bernard Tomic is deserving of Australia's US Open wildcard after winning his second career ATP title in Colombia. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:11:15 +1200 Tomic claims second ATP title (The West Australian) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24507577 Wild card Bernard Tomic denied Ivo Karlovic’s attempt to retain his Claro Open Colombia title, beating the second-seeded Croat 7-6 (5), 3-6, 7-6 (4) in the final Sunday. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:32:55 +1200 Mayer stuns Ferrer to win maiden title in Hamburg (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24506404 Hamburg (AFP) - Argentina's world number 46 Leonardo Mayer captured his first ATP title on Sunday when he fought back to defeat top seeded Spaniard David Ferrer, 6-7 (3/7), 6-1, 7-6 (7/4) in the Hamburg final. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:41:09 +1200 Wozniacki routs Vinci for Istanbul title (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24506349 Istanbul (AFP) - Top seed Caroline Wozniacki won her first title of the year and 22nd of her career on Sunday when she defeated second-seeded Italian Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 in the Istanbul WTA final. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:54:37 +1200 Tomic into final in Colombia (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/24504924 Bernard Tomic will return to the world's top 100 after reaching the final of the ATP event in Bogota, Colombia. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 04:52:10 +1200