DEMENTIEVA VS GRANVILLE IN ROUND ONE ACTION OF US OPEN
Laura Granville (USA) returns the ball to Elena Dementieva of Russia, who is seeded fourth, during first round action at the US Open held at the USTA National Tennis Center in on August 28, 2006 in New York. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)...
The United States Tennis Association announced Wednesday Lindsay Davenport has joined the American Fed Cup team.
Ashley Harkleroad routed eighth-seeded Emilie Loit Monday in first-round play of the $145,000 ASB Classic tennis tournament in New Zealand.
Austrian Sybille Bammer, a 27-year-old mother, was among Monday's first-round winners at the $600,000 East West Bank Classic.
World No. 1 Justine Henin and seventh-seeded Serena Williams won Monday, setting up a quarterfinal match between 2007's Grand Slam champions at Wimbledon.
Anna Chakvetadze and Martina Hingis were both upset Friday in third-round play of The Championships at Wimbledon.
Martina Hingis beat back two match points in claiming a first-round victory at Wimbledon while Justine Henin and Serena Williams had easy wins Monday.
Ninth-seeded Julia Vakulenko rolled to a straight-set, first-round win Monday in the $200,000 DFS Classic grass-court tournament in England.
Two-time defending champion Justine Henin was a straight-set victor Wednesday in the second round of the French Open.
Rain hampered the German Open again Tuesday but seeded Russians Anna Chakvetadze and Elena Dementieva managed to complete first-round victories.
Russian Vera Zvonareva was among the first-round winners Monday at the women's $1.34 million Family Circle Cup.