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John Isner loses to Steve Johnson at Washington

| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

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

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

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.

Kohlschreiber, Rosol ousted in Kitzbuhel

| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

Third-seeded Czech slugger Lukas Rosol was one of only two second-round winners on a rainy Wednesday at the Kitzbuhel Cup.

Nadal pulls out of Canada and Cincy Masters

| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

World No. 2 Rafael Nadal withdrew from the Canada Masters and Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday after suffering a right wrist injury during practice on Tuesday.

Rosol beats Haider-Maurer in Kitzbuehel

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

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.

Nadal out of 2 tournaments because of right wrist

| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

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.

Baghdatis gets US Open spot to replace Haas

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

Tommy Haas has officially withdrawn from the U.S. Open because of surgery on his right shoulder, opening up a spot on the main draw for Marcos Baghdatis.

WTA: Lisicki hit record 131 mph (211 kph) serve

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

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).

Fitz and The Tantrums headline US Open ceremony

|Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

Fitz and The Tantrums and 3 Winans Brothers will be the headlining acts for the opening ceremony at the U.S. Open tennis tournament.

Ivanovic, Venus are first round winners

| |Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

Ana Ivanovic has a new coach and a better outlook. Venus Williams continues to work toward another possible Grand Slam title.