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Top-seeded Muguruza advances to Pan Pacific Open semifinals

Tokyo (AP) — Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza advanced to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open by beating Caroline Garcia 6-2, 6-4 Friday. A rare...

Banned from tennis, Nastase starts new career as diplomat

Prague (AP) — Ilie Nastase is taking on a new role as a diplomat for the Czech Republic. The Romanian tennis great has been banned...

Strycova advances to quarterfinals at Pan Pacific Open

TOKYO (AP) — Barbora Strycova advanced to the quarterfinals at the Pan Pacific Open by beating fourth-seeded Jo Konta 7-5, 7-6 (5) Thursday. At 31,...

Federer, Nadal happy to play doubles, Borg to decide

Prague (AP) — With Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal at the Laver Cup team tennis tournament, expectations are running high about the chance of...

Kerber ousts local favorite Osaka at Pan-Pacific Open

Tokyo (AP) — Seventh-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany got a measure of revenge for a U.S. Open loss by beating Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4...

Sweet 16: Nadal beats Anderson for 3rd US Open, 16th major

New York (AP) — Rafael Nadal against Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final shaped up as quite a mismatch — and that's exactly...

Stephens tops Keys in US Open final for 1st Grand Slam...

New York (AP) — Sloane Stephens' remarkably rapid rise from a ranking of 957th in early August to U.S. Open champion on Saturday began...

Nadal overwhelms del Potro; faces Anderson in US Open final

New York (AP) — Once Rafael Nadal went from passive to aggressive and got his uppercut of a forehand going, it didn't take long...

Del Potro beats Federer in US Open QF

New York (AP) — So much for the first U.S. Open matchup between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Federer failed to live up to his...

Williams edges Kvitova for 1st US Open semifinal since 2010

New York (AP) — When her work was done, her first trip to the U.S. Open semifinals since 2010 secured, if just barely, Venus...

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An emotional return to Irish soil for British Open

Portrush, Northern Ireland (AP) — Darren Clarke never hit a tee shot at Royal Portrush quite like this. The silver claret jug on display next...

Suspected arson in Japan anime studio leaves up to 13 dead

Tokyo (AP) - A man burst into an animation production studio in Kyoto and set it on fire early Thursday, killing one person, leaving...

PM expresses concern about drought situation

Bangkok - The Prime Minister has instructed relevant agencies to help alleviate people’s suffering as a result of the current drought problem and called...

Absent senators to receive meeting alerts

Bangkok - The Senate Speaker said clear measures have been put in place in the wake of criticism of a photo showing only a...

Labour Ministry opens automation center

Bangkok – The Ministry of Labour has announced the establishment of a human resources development center on automation and robots at the Institute for...