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Serena Williams wins in her return
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- Serena Williams looked healthy and played sharp in her first tournament since defaulting during a doubles match with sister Venus at Wimbledon....

John Isner loses to Steve Johnson at Washington
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Speaking to reporters moments after losing his opening match at the Citi Open, John Isner swore, gave clipped answers and complained that he and fellow American Steve Johnson played on a secondary court instead of in the main stadium....

US Open would offer Roddick, Fish '15 doubles spot
NEW YORK (AP) -- If Andy Roddick is willing to go through the necessary steps to return to competitive tennis, the U.S. Open would offer him and pal Mardy Fish a doubles wild card next year....

Nadal out of 2 tournaments because of right wrist
Rafael Nadal withdrew Wednesday from U.S. Open tuneups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury, putting in doubt his status for a title defense at the year's last Grand Slam tournament....

Rosol beats Haider-Maurer in Kitzbuehel
KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) -- Lukas Rosol advanced to his fourth quarterfinal of the month by beating Andreas Haider-Maurer of Austria 6-3, 7-6 (4) at the Bet-at-Home Cup on Wednesday....

Baghdatis gets US Open spot to replace Haas
Tommy Haas has officially withdrawn from the U.S. Open because of surgery on his right shoulder, opening up a spot on the main draw for Marcos Baghdatis....

Fitz and The Tantrums headline US Open ceremony
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fitz and The Tantrums and 3 Winans Brothers will be the headlining acts for the opening ceremony at the U.S. Open tennis tournament....

WTA: Lisicki hit record 131 mph (211 kph) serve
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- The WTA says Sabine Lisicki has hit the fastest record serve in the history of the women's tennis tour, reaching 131 mph (211 kph)....