Men's tennis

Switzerland's Roger Federer gestures to a line umpire during his quarterfinal against Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
January 24, 2018 - 5:55 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Wednesday at the Australian Open (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Roger Federer has swept aside Tomas Berdych 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-4 to reach his 14th semifinal at the Australian Open. The 36-year-old Federer also became the oldest man to reach the semifinals at...
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South Korea's Chung Hyeon celebrates after defeating United States' Tennys Sandgren in their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
January 24, 2018 - 3:24 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serving for a spot in the Australian Open semifinals and with the score at 40-love, Hyeon Chung started thinking how he might celebrate being the first Korean to reach the last four of a Grand Slam. Not so fast. He hadn't let up when upsetting No. 4 Alexander Zverev or...
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January 24, 2018 - 2:03 am
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2017 file photo Germany's Mischa Zverev makes a backhand return to Switzerland's Roger Federer during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia.Zverev was assessed a fine of US$45,000 at the Australian Open on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, for a poor performance in his first-round match against South Korea's Chung Hyeon, the largest penalty ever assessed to an individual for an on-site transgression at a Grand Slam tournament. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila, File)
January 23, 2018 - 10:05 pm
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Mischa Zverev was fined $36,000 at the Australian Open on Tuesday for a poor performance in his first-round match against Hyeon Chung, the largest penalty ever assessed to an individual during a Grand Slam tournament for an on-site transgression. Zverev was punished...
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January 23, 2018 - 2:28 pm
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Spain's Rafael Nadal, right, walks from Croatia's Marin Cilic after he withdrew injured from their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
January 23, 2018 - 10:11 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — One point after his medical timeout in the fourth set, Rafael Nadal went to the rear of the court to squat and do a knee-raise, trying to stretch out his injured right leg. Three games later — one point after his subsequent visit from the trainer — Nadal had to delay...
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January 23, 2018 - 6:31 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Rockets rely on "D'' to beat Heat...Bucks win after dumping Kidd UNDATED (AP) — The Houston Rockets entered Monday's NBA schedule with an 0-6 record when scoring fewer than 105 points. They managed to buck that trend as James Harden scored 28 points and Chris Paul added 16 in a 99-90...
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January 22, 2018 - 2:52 pm
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South Korea's Chung Hyeon reacts after winning a point against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
January 22, 2018 - 10:48 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Even by Australian Open standards, back-to-back shockers have resulted in a most unexpected quarterfinal. The season-opening Grand Slam has a tendency to be unpredictable, but losing six-time champion Novak Djokovic and fifth-ranked Dominic Thiem within a few hours on...
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