STRASBOURG, France, May 25 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Alize Cornet of France dominated the second set Saturday to defeat Lucie Hradecka in the championship match at the Strasbourg International.
NICE, France, May 25 (UPI) -- Spain's Albert Montanes won the Nice Open Saturday with a straight-set victory of Frenchman Giles Monfils.
MONTE CARLO, Monaco, May 25 (UPI) -- Nico Rosberg will be on the pole for the third time this season when the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix takes place this weekend.
TIBLISI, Georgia, May 25 (UPI) -- The prime minister of Georgia said his country is willing to "provide maximum assistance" with security during the 2014 Winter Olympics in neighboring Russia.
DUSSELDORF, Germany, May 25 (UPI) -- Juan Monaco capped a Power Horse Cup tennis tournament without dropping a set, beating Jarkko Nieminen 6-4, 6-3 in Saturday's final in Germany.
SEATTLE, May 25 (UPI) -- Home runs by Jeff Baker and Lance Berkman staked Texas to an early lead Friday and the Rangers went on to down Seattle 9-5.
LOS ANGELES, May 25 (UPI) -- Lance Lynn struck out nine over six innings Friday and received plenty of offensive help in carrying St. Louis to a 7-0 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 25 (UPI) -- Tyler Chatwood and three relievers teamed to throw a five-hit shutout Friday in sending Colorado to its third straight win -- 5-0 over San Francisco.
PHOENIX, May 25 (UPI) -- Miguel Montero produced the first of four Arizona doubles during a five-run seventh inning Friday that lifted the Diamondbacks over San Diego 5-2.
NEW YORK, May 25 (UPI) -- Ruben Tejada raced home with the tying run on a wild pitch during an eighth-inning rainstorm Friday, after which the New York Mets-Atlanta game was suspended.
HOUSTON, May 25 (UPI) -- Chris Young hit a three-run homer with one away in the ninth inning Friday, rallying Oakland to a 6-5 triumph over Houston.
CHICAGO, May 25 (UPI) -- Jeff Keppinger delivered a bases-loaded single with one out in the 11th Friday, giving the Chicago White Sox a 4-3 win over Miami.
LOS ANGELES, May 25 (UPI) -- Robbie Rogers, who came out as homosexual when he announced his retirement from soccer, tells USA Today he has decided to return to the field.