US Open Championship in New York
Andy Roddick, U.S.A, eighth seed, servesl to Italy's Andreas Seppi in the second set of third-round action during U.S. Open tennis championship at the U.S. National Tennis Center on August 31, 2008 in Flushing Meadows, New York. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
Lu Yen-Hsun claimed a three-set upset victory Monday in a first-round match at the Nice Open tennis tournament in France.
Seeded players Marin Cilic and Kei Nishikori collected first-round wins Monday at the Italian Masters tennis tournament in Rome.
Top-seeded David Ferrer of Spain reached the finals of the Portugal Open with a 6-1, 6-4 semifinal victory Saturday over Andreas Seppi of Italy.
World No. 228 Pablo Carreno-Busta used a three-set win Friday to join the top three seeds in the semifinals of the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
No. 2-seed Stanislas Wawrinka overcame a poor start and claimed a second-round win over Albert Ramos Thursday at the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
Defending champion Gilles Simon took a tight three-set win Wednesday in a second-round match of the BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy tennis tournament in Romania.
Fabio Fognini and Roberto Bautista-Agut posted upset wins Monday in first-round play of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters tennis tournament.
Milos Raonic doused Andreas Seppi in four sets Sunday, propelling Canada into the semifinals of the Davis Cup with an insurmountable 3-1 lead over Italy.
Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil battled through a marathon final set Saturday to give Canada a 2-1 lead over Italy in the Davis Cup quarterfinals.
Milos Raonic recorded a straight-sets win over Fabio Fognini Friday, lifting Canada into a 1-1 tie after the first day of the Davis Cup quarterfinals.
United Press International