Tennis

Johanna Konta defeats Venus, gets Caroline Wozniacki in final

Venus Williams' bid for a fourth Key Biscayne title came to an end Thursday night, when she fell to No. 10 Johanna Konta 6-4, 7-5 in the semifinals.

Konta moves on to Saturday's championship match, where she will face 12th-seeded Caroline Wozniacki, who topped second-seeded Karolina Pliskova 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 …

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Pro tennis to get structural shake-up following ITF review

The number of players competing in professional tennis events will reduce drastically following a major structural shake-up aimed at helping more competitors earn a living and improving the pathway from junior level to the top of the sport.

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) undertook a three-year review of the professional …

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Roger Federer fights off match points to tame Tomas Berdych at Miami Masters

Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki rolled through the first few matches of the Miami Open, never facing any significant challenges.

That changed Thursday, and both survived.

The fourth-seeded Federer fought off two match points before beating No10 Tomas Berdych 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (6) in a quarterfinal matchup. Wozniacki rallied with …

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