Nadal sets up Fognini rematch in Hamburg final

Top seed Rafael Nadal won through to the final of the claycourt tournament in Hamburg on Saturday with a comfortable 6-1, 6-2 semi-final win against Andreas Seppi of Italy.

Defending champ Isner into Atlanta semis

Atlanta (AFP) - Top-seeded John Isner kept his bid for a third straight ATP Atlanta Open crown on track, booking a semi-final clash with fellow American Denis Kudla.

Nadal safely into Hamburg quarter-finals

Rafael Nadal eased into the Hamburg Open quarter-finals Thursday with a 6-4, 7-6 (7/2) win over Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic as the Spaniard continues to try and resuscitate his flagging season.

Serena says plenty of room to improve at US Open

Top-ranked Serena Williams, coming off her fourth consecutive Grand Slam triumph at Wimbledon, said Thursday she has plenty of room to improve before chasing more history at the US Open.

Del Potro in dark over return

Injury-plagued former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro admitted Thursday that he still cannot pinpoint a return to the tour after undergoing a fourth wrist operation.

Nadal battles past Verdasco in Hamburg

Hamburg (AFP) - Top seed Rafael Nadal bidding to rediscover some semblance of his former all-conquering form recovered from losing the first set to beat fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 3-6, 6-1 …

Australia exile Tomic goes back-to-back in Bogota

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australian bad boy Bernard Tomic has shrugged off his Miami arrest and banishment from the Davis Cup team to successfully defend his ATP title in Bogota. …