Olga Govortsova of Belarus returns a shot to Samantha Stosur of Australia during their match on Day 2 of the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford University Taube Family Tennis Stadium on July 23, 2013. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Govortsova Tops Stosur At Bank Of The West Classic

Olga Govortsova, ranked 83rd in the world, ended a frustrating streak with a convincing 6-2, 6-4 victory over No. 2 seed Samantha Stosur in the second round at the Bank of the West Classic on Tuesday night.


Daniela Hantuchova  on Day 2 of the 2013 Bank of the West Classic at Stanford.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Hantuchova Wins 1st Round Match At Stanford

Daniela Hantuchova beat Yanina Wickmayer 6-2, 4-6, 6-0 in the first round of the Bank of the West Classic on Tuesday.


Marion Bartoli of France celebrates a point against Mallory Burdette during the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford University Taube Family Tennis Stadium on July 12, 2012 in Stanford. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Wimbledon Champ Marion Bartoli Withdraws From Bank Of The West

Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli withdrew from the Bank of the West Classic on Thursday because of a hamstring strain.


Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia during the Bank of the West Classic at the Taube Family Tennis Stadium at Stanford University on July 27, 2011. (Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Sharapova To Skip Bank Of The West Classic At Stanford

Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from next week’s Bank of the West Classic at Stanford because of a left hip injury suffered during Wimbledon.


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Britain’s Murray Wins Wimbledon, Beats Djokovic In 3 Sets

Andy Murray won his country’s hallowed tennis tournament to become the first British man in 77 years to raise the trophy at the All England Club.


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Daily Madden: Serena Or The Field No Longer An Option

Defending champion and top seed Serena Williams was knocked out of Wimbledon Monday in a stunning upset by Sabine Lisicki. “Everyone was on (the Serena) bandwagon, including me,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.


Stefan 'Redfoo' Gordy (credit: Graham Denholm/Getty Images)

Redfoo’s US Open Qualifying Attempt Is Great for Tennis

More commonly known by his stage name, Redfoo of the pop band, LMFAO, Stefan Gordy will be playing this week at the sectional qualifying tournament in Salinas…


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Stanford’s Gibbs Repeats As NCAA Singles Tennis Champ

Nicole Gibbs of Stanford repeated as NCAA women’s tennis singles champion after routing a hobbled Mary Weatherholt of Nebraska 6-2, 6-4. Rola, who is from Slovenia, became the first men’s tennis champion for the Buckeyes, beating Jarmere Jenkins of Virginia 7-6 (8), 6-4.


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LMFAO’s Redfoo & ‘Heroes’ Actor To Make US Open Bids

Redfoo of LMFAO & “Heroes” actor Sendhil Ramamurthy have entered the U.S. Open national playoffs in their bids to earn berths in the final Grand Slam tournament…


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Isner Rallies Past Malisse Into SAP Open Semis

John Isner advanced to the SAP Open semifinals for the first time Friday, rallying in a first-set tiebreaker before overpowering Xavier Malisse 7-6 (8), 6-2 behind his booming serve.