Felix Auger-Aliassime outlasts fellow Canadian Pospisil in 1st round

CBC.caIn other early action Tuesday, 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic advanced with a 6-3, 7-6 (6) victory over qualifier Bradley Klahn of the United States. Seeded 14th in Montreal, Cilic made the quarter-finals at last year's Rogers Cup in Toronto before falling ...

August 7th 2019


Rogers Cup: Ashleigh Barty knocked out by Sofia Kenin

Fox SportsWorld number one Ashleigh Barty crashed out of the Rogers Cup in Toronto on Tuesday, falling in three sets in her second-round opener to 29th-ranked American Sofia Kenin. Australia's Barty, the French Open champion who was competing for the first time ...

August 7th 2019


World number one Ashleigh Barty loses to Sofia Kenin in Rogers Cup

BBC SportWorld number one Ashleigh Barty lost to American Sofia Kenin in the second round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto. The French Open champion was beaten 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 6-4 in one hour 56 minutes in her first match since a fourth-round defeat by Alison Riske at ...

August 7th 2019


Dan Evans sends Rogers Cup message to Rafael Nadal after De Minaur win seals first meeting

Express.co.ukDe Minaur has enjoyed an impressive year on the ATP Tour having won the Atlanta Open last month. But Evans made a fast start to the match by breaking De Minaur in the first game of the match after an unforced error from the Australian. Evans had to save ...

August 6th 2019


Rogers Cup: Dan Evans to meet Rafael Nadal after Alex de Minaur win

BBC SportBritain's Dan Evans will meet Rafael Nadal for the first time at tour level after beating Australian Alex de Minaur in straight sets at the Rogers Cup. Evans, 29, won 6-4 7-6 (8-6) to set up a second-round match against Spain's 18-time Grand Slam champion ...

August 6th 2019


Rogers Cup 2019 prize money: Tennis stars Nadal, Williams compete for top payouts

Fox BusinessThe total prize pool for the men's singles tournament at the Rogers Cup is $5.7 million, with more than $1 million earmarked for the winner. The women's singles event features a total prize pool of $2.8 million, with a grand prize of just over $520,000.

August 6th 2019


WTA stars school Rogers Cup hopefuls on the perfect press conference

WTA TennisLed by World No.1 Ashleigh Barty, the video also features defending Coupe Rogers champion Simona Halep and 2017 Rogers Cup winner Elina Svitolina, as well as former World No.1s Maria Sharapova, Naomi Osaka, and Karolina Pliskova, 2017 US Open ...

August 6th 2019


Canadian Fernandez drops Rogers Cup main draw debut 6-0, 6-1 to Bouzkova

Red Deer AdvocateThe 16-year-old from Laval, Que., flashed a bright smile at her press conference Monday following her main draw debut at the Rogers Cup — a swift 6-0, 6-1 loss to qualifier Marie Bouzkova on centre court. “Who wants to break the ice?” Fernandez said with a ...

August 6th 2019


Rafael Nadal addresses knee injury concerns ahead of Rogers Cup

Express.co.ukNadal will begin his build-up to the US Open on Wednesday when he plays the winner of Alex de Minaur and Dan Evans in the second round of the Rogers Cup. The Spaniard is the top seed in Montreal after Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer pulled out of ...

August 6th 2019


Maria Sharapova Lacking Confidence After Rogers Cup 2019 Loss

Essentially Sports (blog)The former finalist at Rogers Cup, Maria Sharapova and the 16th seed, Anett Kontaveit put up an evening show on Toronto's Centre Centre. With Sharapova taking a lead by a set and a break, the Estonian roared back to eliminate the famous tennis star, 4-6, ...

August 6th 2019


Rogers Cup: Maria Sharapova suffers defeat in first round against Anett Kontaveit; Daria Kasatkina downs Angelique ...

FirstpostAnett Kontaveit spoiled Maria Sharapova's return from injury on Monday, rallying to beat the five-time Grand Slam champion 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 at the WTA tournament in Toronto. Sharapova appeared to be on course for just a fourth match win since January when ...

August 6th 2019


Konta, Sharapova fall at Rogers Cup in Toronto

Malay MailTORONTO, Aug 6 ― Upsets bookended the Rogers Cup yesterday with Ukrainian teen Dayana Yastremska beating British 13th seed Johanna Konta 6-3 6-2 early on in Toronto before Maria Sharapova fell 4-6 6-3 6-4 to Anett Kontaveit under the lights in the ...

August 6th 2019