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Murray, Djokovic in action in Shanghai

Andy Murray kicks off a star-studded Wednesday at the Shanghai Masters, and Novak Djokovic highlights the evening session. Coverage begins at 1:30 a.m. ET on ESPN3.

12hPeter Bodo

Bodo: Roger Federer shows rust after long hiatus

The defending champ against a qualifier. What seemed like a routine matchup turned into a stunning upset as Roger Federer fell to Albert Ramos-Vinolas at the Shanghai Masters.


Mitu upsets top-seeded Safarova at Generali

Seventh-ranked Lucie Safarova of Czech Republic crashed out of the Generali Ladies in straight sets on Tuesday, losing her first match back on tour after a bacterial infection had kept her sideli

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World No. 414 shocks US Open champ Pennetta

US Open champion Flavia Pennetta lost in the first round of the Tianjin Open on Tuesday, falling to Ukrainian qualifier Lyudmyla Kichenok 6-3, 7-5.


Australian Open to honor likely retiree Hewitt

Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt has a wild card into January's Australian Open to mark a record 20th straight appearance in his national tennis Grand Slam, which is also likely to be his last.

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Murray to risk Tour Finals for Davis Cup glory

Andy Murray is likely to play in the World Tour Finals but admitted he could jeopardise his chances by practising on clay in preparation for his main target, the Davis Cup final.

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7dPeter Bodo

Serena stands to lose big bucks from WTA exit

Serena Williams' world No. 1 ranking is not in jeopardy, but she could lose up to $3 million as a result of her early withdrawal from the rest of the WTA season.

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Officers in Blake arrest face administrative trial

Two police officers involved in the mistaken arrest of James Blake, including one who allegedly tackled the former professional tennis player, will face an administrative trial.

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11dJim Caple

Caple: Our can't-miss tennis movies

Sure, there hasn't been a plethora of tennis-centric movies to hit the box offices, but a few have had a presence on the big screen. Here are some that caught our eye.

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Berdych wins first title of season at Shenzhen

Top-seeded Tomas Berdych won his 11th career ATP Tour title -- and first of the season -- by defeating Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-3, 7-6 (7) in the Shenzhen Open final on Monday.

14dKamakshi Tandon

Tandon: Tight race shaping up for WTA Finals

With only a few events left before the prestigious year-end finals, a host of players will be fighting for the final five spots. Who will come up big?


Chris Evert @ChrissieEvert

I learned so much more tonight about issues and stances than the Republican debates.. Very civil and respectful... Thank you!👏👏👏

Brad Gilbert @bgtennisnation

So pumped my man Matt dominated once again on jeopardy tonight, never seen a streak that he has it one every time before final jeopardy

Brad Gilbert @bgtennisnation

For the record I am not a republican or democrat I would vote for the best candidate, but have no clue who that is ATM

Brad Gilbert @bgtennisnation

The only reason I bothered to watch the republican debate was to see the Donald then the thing went forever with 11 candidates = not again

Brad Gilbert @bgtennisnation

I would pay 100$ or watch reruns of Matt dominating on Jeopardy before I would ever watch Hillary Clinton and democratic debate tonight

Brad Gilbert @bgtennisnation

Wondering if the real regular season guy Kershaw will show up, or all time mystery in the playoffs that he has never won for Dodgers