MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) All 100 top-ranked men and 99 of the top 100 women have entered to play the Australian Open in January.
Tennis Australia chief executive Craig Tiley said in a statement Saturday that the field for the tournament beginning Jan. 19 was one of the ''deepest and strongest'' in the Grand Slam event's history.
Tiley said the only absentee from the women's draw...
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RESULTS – THURSDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2014
Singles – Second Round
 [WC] D Ferrer (ESP) d S Giraldo (COL) 64 76(1)
 N Almagro (ESP) d D Gimeno-Traver (ESP) 16 75 64
 J Chardy (FRA) d A Dolgopolov (UKR) 63 36 76(3)
A Ramos (ESP) d F Volandri (ITA) 62 61
Doubles – Quarter-finals
 P Cuevas (URU) / H Zeballos (ARG) d D Gimeno-Traver (ESP) / A Montanes (ESP) 64...
Australian Open champion Li Na was upset by Czech qualifier Petra Cetkovska 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-4 in the Qatar Open third round on Thursday.
''She played well. I don't think I was playing so bad,'' Li said. ''Maybe, sometimes the wrong choice made me lose a lot of important points.''
It was the top-seeded Li's first loss of the year having won her two previous tournaments: Shenzhen...
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February 12, 2014
(February 10, 2014) Venus Williams returned to the court for the first time since losing in the first round of the Australian Open, while countrywoman Sloane Stephens fell in Doha on Monday.
Williams bested qualifier Petra Martic 6-2, 6-2 to set up a second-round match with former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova.
No. 2 American Stephens could not find any consistency and lost to...