Men's tennis

Danielle Collins, of the United States, celebrates after defeating Venus Williams, of the United States, 6-2, 6-3 at the Miami Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
March 28, 2018 - 8:57 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Danielle Collins' favorite player, for as long as she can remember, has been Venus Williams. Clearly, she wasn't star-struck when facing her idol. Collins got the biggest win of her pro career Wednesday night, shocking the eighth-seeded Williams 6-2, 6-3 in the Miami Open...
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Jelena Ostapenko, of Latvia, hits a return against Elina Svitolina, of Ukraine, during the Miami Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Key Biscayne, Fla. Ostapenko won 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5). (AP Photo/Gaston De Cardenas)
March 28, 2018 - 5:09 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Nothing was coming easily to John Isner over the first three months of this year, and he was essentially a nonfactor in every tournament he entered. Until now. The big-serving American is in the semifinals of the Miami Open for the second time in the past four years, after...
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Jelena Ostapenko, of Latvia, hits a return against Elina Svitolina, of Ukraine, during the Miami Open tennis tournament Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Key Biscayne, Fla. Ostapenko won 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5). (AP Photo/Gaston De Cardenas)
March 28, 2018 - 4:13 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — No. 6 seed Jelena Ostapenko is headed to the semifinals of the Miami Open. Ostapenko ousted fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina 7-6, 7-6 on Wednesday to reach the semifinals at Key Biscayne for the first time. Next up for Ostapenko is either No. 8 seed Venus Williams or...
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March 27, 2018 - 1:31 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — American John Isner upset second-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia 7-6 (0), 6-3 on Tuesday to reach the Miami Open quarterfinals. The departure of Cilic, the 2014 U.S. Open champion, leaves fourth-seeded Alexander Zverev of Germany as the highest seed remaining in the draw...
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Venus Williams reacts after defeating Johanna Konta of Germany 5-7, 6-1, 6-2 during the Miami Open tennis tournament, Monday, March 26, 2018, in Key Biscayne, Fla. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)
March 27, 2018 - 9:28 am
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Sloane Stephens' loudest fan kept shouting advice and encouragement from the upper deck Monday, perhaps providing the nudge she needed to shake a post-U.S. Open slump. Stephens earned her biggest victory since winning last year's Open, beating No. 3-ranked Garbine Muguruza...
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March 24, 2018 - 7:13 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Roger Federer lost his second consecutive match and the No. 1 ranking Saturday. Big-serving Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis, a qualifier ranked 175th, rallied to upset Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4). The 36-year-old Federer had been the oldest No. 1 man ever, but he'll lose that...
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March 24, 2018 - 6:48 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Roger Federer lost his second consecutive match and the No. 1 ranking Saturday. Big-serving Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis, a qualifier ranked 175th, rallied to upset Federer 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4). The 36-year-old Federer had been the oldest No. 1 man ever, but he'll lose that...
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March 24, 2018 - 6:29 pm
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — Roger Federer lost his second match in a row Saturday following a 17-0 start to the year, this time squandering a lead against a qualifier ranked 175th. Federer was eliminated at the Miami Open by big-serving Thanasi Kokkinakis of Australia, 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4). Kokkinakis...
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Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra gestures to his team during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, in Miami. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)
March 21, 2018 - 9:50 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Kelly Olynyk scored 22 points and handed out a career-high 10 assists, Tyler Johnson added 22 points and the Miami Heat had little trouble on the way to beating the New York Knicks 119-98 on Wednesday night. Wayne Ellington scored 16, Justise Winslow added 15, Goran Dragic had 14 and...
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El argentino Juan Martín del Potro gesticula durante las semifinales del torneo de Indian Wells, el sábado 17 de marzo de 2018. (AP Foto/Mark J. Terrill)
March 18, 2018 - 8:14 pm
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Juan Martin del Potro rallied from three match points down in the third set and beat top-ranked Roger Federer 6-4, 6-7 (8), 7-6 (2) to win the BNP Paribas Open, handing the Swiss superstar his first loss of the year. Del Potro became the first Argentine winner in the 42-...
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