Tennis* en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:24:07 +1200 Yahoo New Zealand Sport 144 36 Stosur beaten in Fed Cup, Germany 1-0 up (AAP) Australia have suffered a horror start to their Fed Cup semi-final with Germany after Sam Stosur lost in straight sets to Andrea Petkovic in Brisbane. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 02:11:11 +1200 Aussies, Germany bid to end decades of Fed Cup pain (AFP) Paris (AFP) - Australia and Germany aim to end decades of Fed Cup pain when they clash in the semi-finals while Italy and the Czech Republic, the current tournament heavyweights, face off in the other last-four tie. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:36:49 +1200 Tennis: Monte Carlo loss worries Nadal (Newstalk ZB) Concerns for Rafael Nadal just a little over a month out from the French Open. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 01:07:11 +1200 Nadal out of Monte Carlo Masters (Newstalk ZB) Eight times champion Rafael Nadal has been sensationally dumped out of the Monte Carlo Masters by compatriot David Ferrer. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:23:30 +1200 Nadal crashes in Monte Carlo, Federer faces Djokovic (AFP) Monte Carlo (Monaco) (AFP) - Eight-time champion Rafael Nadal slumped to a shock Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final defeat to compatriot David Ferrer on Friday while Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic struggled into a semi-final showdown. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:10:00 +1200 Cibulkova scrapes into Malaysian Open semis (AFP) Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - World number 10 Dominika Cibulkova narrowly beat Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas Friday to advance into the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:03:31 +1200 Stosur to face Petkovic in Fed Cup opener (AAP) Australian No.1 Sam Stosur will take on Germany's Andrea Petkovic in the opening match of the Fed Cup semi-final in Brisbane on Saturday. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:17:18 +1200 British number one Robson to miss Wimbledon, French Open (Reuters) British women's number one Laura Robson will miss the French Open and Wimbledon after having surgery on her wrist, the 20-year-old announced on Thursday. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:02:29 +1200 Britain's Robson out of Wimbledon and French Open (AFP) London (AFP) - Britain's Laura Robson on Thursday revealed she will miss Wimbledon and the French Open after opting to have surgery on her troublesome wrist injury. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:55:16 +1200 Nadal, Djokovic, Federer cruise in Monte Carlo (AFP) Monte Carlo (Monaco) (AFP) - Rafael Nadal racked up his 300th career claycourt win to reach the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals on Thursday where he was joined by longtime rivals Novak Djokovic, the defending champion, and Roger Federer. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:16:27 +1200