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Murray and Serena advance in Miami, Venus withdraws

Top ranked Serena overcame a slow start to turn away Japan’s Ayumi Morita 6-3 6-3 in third round play, but Venus was forced to withdraw from the tournament with a…

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal absence at Miami Masters

17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and King of Clay Rafael Nadal absence at the Miami Masters might affect the tournament and it will be a huge lose for the…

Justin Rose aims for WGC Cadillac Championship double

Justin Rose is bidding to do the double at the Doral this week when he tees off in the WGC Cadillac Championship. The defending champion is aiming to emulate Tiger…

Clarke’s team wins IPL-inspired league

Former British Open champion Darren Clarke on Sunday led his four-man team to victory in a franchise-based golf tournament inspired by cricket’s Indian Premier League. Clarke’s Uttarakhand Lions picked up…

Arthur David Larsen, Tennis Champion, Dies at 87

With a solid if not overly powerful left-handed serve, reliable groundstrokes, excellent foot speed and quick hands at the net, Larsen was the top-ranked player in the country in 1950,…

Tennis-Murray’s Tokyo loss provides perspective.

Andy Murray’s shock semi-final defeat to Milos Raonic at the Japan Open on Saturday raised the same questions many thought had been answered by his Olympic gold medal and last…