After the 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 defeat to Gael Monfils in the US Open fourth round, Marcos Baghdatis said he was actually composing a message to his wife, former WTA top-20 player Karolina Sprem
Stan Wawrinka claimed the 13th title of his career and second of the season after Chennai, improving to 13-2 in 2016.
Punjab Marshalls rode on Marcos Baghdatis' superb display in the last set to defeat Hyderabad Aces 22-21 in the final of the Champions Tennis League
The Punjab Marshalls clinched the tie 23-15 after it went into 'overtime', in which Marcos Baghdatis won the last game to seal the deal at the CLTA Stadium.
Marcos Baghdatis played superb tennis against Feliciano Lopez to win the super tie-breaker as the five-match contest ended 24-24.
Serbia and Canada are level at 1-1 as Janko Tipsarevic failed to follow up Novak Djokovic's opening rout of Vasek Pospisil.
CAS says Troicki has not asked for his 18-month ban to be frozen during the procedure, which could have cleared him to continue playing in events such as the U.S. Open.
Verdasco, who pushed eventual Wimbledon champion Andy Murray to five sets in the quarterfinals, had 12 aces in eliminating Sweden's Andreas Vinciguerra 6-4, 7-6 (3). Vinciguerra was the last Swede remaining in the clay-court ATP tournament in Bastad.
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic got 2010 champions Serbia off to a fast start against the United States, with a 7-6 (7/5), 6-2, 7-5 victory over John Isner.
Julien Benneteau was among three French winners in the opening round of the Paris Masters on Monday, downing Victor Troicki of Serbia 6-4, 7-5 to set up a match against countryman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Gael Monfils made back-to-back quarterfinals by ousting sixth-seeded Victor Troicki of Serbia 7-5 7-5 in the second round of the Thailand Open on Thursday.
Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna, who took on the All India Tennis Association to compete as a team in the London Olympics, have been seeded seventh in the men's doubles event of the sporting spectacle that will unfold with an opening ceremony here on Friday.
Good thing Wimbledon schedules its middle Sunday as a day off. This year, that gave everyone a chance to catch their breath after an eventful Week 1. Really, when action resumes Monday with all 16 men's and women's fourth-round matches, what could Week 2 possibly have in store to equal what the first six days offered?
Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic avoided another Czech Republic Centre Court ambush when he reached the last 16 with a 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2 win over veteran Radek Stepanek on Friday.
Fourth-seeded Viktor Troicki of Serbia and fifth-seeded Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus both lost second-round matches at the Nastase Tiriac Trophy on Thursday.
Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia saved three match points to overcome Czech opponent Radek Stepanek 5-7, 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 9-7 in a heated Davis Cup encounter that ended in accusations of improper conduct.