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Cibulkova Comes From Behind To Reach Strasbourg Final

– Slovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova battled back from a set and a break down to beat Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu 2-6 7-6(5) 6-1 and secure her place in the...

Slovak Police May Have Destroyed Evidence In Slain Journalist Case Lawyer

BRATISLAVA – Slovak police may have inadvertently destroyed evidence through negligence at the scene of the murder of an investigative journalist, his...

China Says Eastern European Summits Are Good For Eu

BEIJING – Annual summits between China and central and eastern European countries are beneficial to the European Union as a whole, the Chinese government’s...

Furious Pliskova Damages Umpires Chair Halep Cruises

– World number five Karolina Pliskova lost her cool over a line call and bashed a hole into the umpire’s chair with her racket after suffering a 3-6 6-3 7-5...

Tennis Halep Races Past Osaka In Rome Wozniacki Advances In Italian Open

– World number one Simona Halep produced a ruthless display to see off Japan’s Naomi Osaka 6-1 6-0 in the second round of the Italian Open on Wednesday....

Slovak Authorities Seize Phone Of Murdered Journalists Colleague

BRATISLAVA – Slovakian authorities said on Wednesday they have taken the cell phone of a colleague of a journalist whose murder in February sparked mass protests...

Osaka Eases Past Azarenka In Rome As Vinci Calls Time On Career

– Rising Japanese sensation Naomi Osaka eased into the second round of the Italian Open on Monday with a 6-0 6-3 victory over former world number one Victoria...

Russia Blanks Slovakia South Korea Relegated At Ice Hockey

Russia shut out Slovakia 4-0 at the ice hockey world championship while Norway beat South Korea 3-0 to relegate the Asian debutant on Monday. Maxim Mamin and Nikita...

Bertens Eases Past Garcia Into Madrid Final Kvitova Beats Pliskova

MADRID – Kiki Bertens continued her sparkling week with an emphatic 6-2 6-2 victory over Caroline Garcia on Friday to reach the Madrid Open final, where she will...