Federer withdraws from Montreal ATP event

Roger Federer withdrew from next month's Rogers Cup ATP Masters event in Montreal as he builds toward the US Open.

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. …

Thiem wins Umag as Djokovic looks on

Umag (Croatia) (AFP) - Austria's Dominic Thiem won his second career title on Sunday when he defeated Portugal's Joao Sousa 6-4, 6-1 in a Croatia Open final watched by world number one Novak Djokovic.

Stosur defeats Knapp for Bad Gastein title

Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur came from a set down to win the Bad Gastein WTA Open on Sunday with a 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 triumph over Italian Karin Knapp.

Tsurenko wins first WTA title in Istanbul

Istanbul (AFP) - Ukraine's Lesia Tsurenko, ranked 71 in the world, won her first WTA tournament, the Istanbul Cup on Sunday, when she defeated Poland's Urszula Radwanska 7-5, 6-1.

First tournament win for Paire

Bastad (Sweden) (AFP) - Frenchman Benoit Paire won the first ATP Tour title of his career at the Bastad Open on Sunday, defeating Spanish veteran Tommy Roberdo 7-6 (9/7), 6-3 in the final.

Nadal faces Verdasco in tough return

Hamburg (AFP) - Rafael Nadal will mark his return to Hamburg after a seven-year absence with a tough opener against compatriot Fernando Verdasco.