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. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:24:07 +1200 Yahoo New Zealand Sport https://s.yimg.com/ao/i/hp/nz2/test/ynz.gif 144 36 Stosur beaten in Fed Cup, Germany 1-0 up (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22750987 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22750827 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22750115 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22744930 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22741328 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22743496 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22732704 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22729896 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22726543 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) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/tennis/news/article/-/22724927 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