Dementieva win Rogers Cup title, beats Sharapova

"I just feel so happy to finally win this title. It means a lot to me."

"I just feel so happy to finally win this title. It means a lot to me."

"I hope it's going to be good preparation. For sure, this kind of win gives you a lot of confidence, so right now it's all about recovering and getting  ready for New York."

"I hope it's going to be good preparation. For sure, this kind of win gives you a lot of confidence, so right now it's all about recovering and getting ready for New York."

 Elena Dementieva beat Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-3 in the first all-Russian final on Sunday in the final of the US$2-million Rogers Cup.

Elena Dementieva beat Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-3 in the first all-Russian final on Sunday in the final of the US$2-million Rogers Cup.

Sixth-seeded Spanish tandem of Nuria Llagostero Vives and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez beat third-seeded Australians Samantha Stosur and Rennae Stubbs 2-6, 7-5, 11-9 for the women's double title.

Sixth-seeded Spanish tandem of Nuria Llagostero Vives and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez beat third-seeded Australians Samantha Stosur and Rennae Stubbs 2-6, 7-5, 11-9 for the women's double title.

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Federer win Cincinnati Masters, beats Djokovic

"A good start always helps," said Federer. "That was the case today."

"A good start always helps," said Federer. "That was the case today."

Number one Roger Federer defeated fourth-seeded Novak Djokovic 6-1, 7-5 to win the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters title Sunday.

Number one Roger Federer defeated fourth-seeded Novak Djokovic 6-1, 7-5 to win the Western & Southern Financial Group Masters title Sunday.

Nestor and  Zimonjic win doubles title at Cincinnati Open.

Canadian Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia defeated the Americans Bob and Mike Bryan 3-6, 7-6 (7-2), 15-13

Canadian Daniel Nestor and Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia defeated the Americans Bob and Mike Bryan 3-6, 7-6 (7-2), 15-13

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Jankovic win Cincinnati Open, beats Safina

“My smile is back and I’m having fun playing the matches,” she said. “This is what I missed. I   missed this for maybe seven months this year.”

“My smile is back and I’m having fun playing the matches,” she said. “This is what I missed. I missed this for maybe seven months this year.”

Jelena Jankovic beats No. 1 Dinara Safina 6-4, 6-2 to win the Western & Southern Women's Open @ Cincinnati.

Jelena Jankovic beats No. 1 Dinara Safina 6-4, 6-2 to win the Western & Southern Women's Open @ Cincinnati.

Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Liezel Huber of USA won the Cincinnati Open doubles beating Nuria Llagostera Vives and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez of Spain.

Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Liezel Huber of USA won the Cincinnati Open doubles beating Nuria Llagostera Vives and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez of Spain.

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Murray win Rogers Cup title, defeats Del Potro

“I love winning tournaments, it’s great, and every player will tell you the same thing,”  “But it’s tough because I’ve never been to No. 2 in the world before, so that’s new to me. I’ve won   a couple of Masters Series (events) now, and it still feels great. But getting to No. 2, maybe because it’s something different it means a little bit more.” Murray Said.

“I love winning tournaments, it’s great, and every player will tell you the same thing,”

“But it’s tough because I’ve never been to No. 2 in the world before, so that’s new to me. I’ve won a couple of Masters Series (events) now, and it still feels great. But getting to No. 2, maybe because it’s something different it means a little bit more.” Murray Said.

Andy Murray defeats Juan Martin Del Potro to capture the Roger Cup 6-7 (4), 7-6 (3), 6-1 Sunday.   Murray will soon be ranked No. 2 in the world just for making into finals at the tournament.

Andy Murray defeats Juan Martin Del Potro to capture the Rogers Cup 6-7 (4), 7-6 (3), 6-1 Sunday. Murray will soon be ranked No. 2 in the world just for making into finals at the tournament.

Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Mark Knowles of the Bahamas won doubles at Rogers Cup defeating  Mix   Mirnyi of Belarus and Andy Ram of Isreal.

Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Mark Knowles of the Bahamas won doubles at Rogers Cup defeating Mix Mirnyi of Belarus and Andy Ram of Isreal.

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Pennetta defeat Stosur to captured LA Women’s Tennis Championship

Flavia Pennetta defeated Samantha Stosur of Australia 6-4, 6-3 in the  final of the WTA Los Angeles Women's Tennis Championship on Sunday.

Flavia Pennetta defeated Samantha Stosur of Australia 6-4, 6-3 in the final of the WTA Los Angeles Women's Tennis Championship on Sunday.

Samantha Stosur of Australia and Flavia Pennetta of Italy during the LA Womens Tennis Championships

Samantha Stosur of Australia and Flavia Pennetta of Italy during the LA Womens Tennis Championships

In the doubles final, Chia-Jung Chang of Taipei and Zi Yan of China beat Russia's Maria Kirilenko and Agnieszka Radwanska, 6-0, 4-6, 10-7.  This Chang second consecutive titles wont with Yung-Jan Chan last year)

In the doubles final, Chia-Jung Chang of Taipei and Zi Yan of China beat Russia's Maria Kirilenko and Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland, 6-0, 4-6, 10-7. This Chang second consecutive titles wont with Yung-Jan Chan last year)

Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and Maria Kirilenko of Russia, during LA Women's Tennis Championships - Doubles finals

Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and Maria Kirilenko of Russia, during LA Women's Tennis Championships - Doubles finals

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Del Potro beat Roddick to defend Legg Mason Tennis Classic title

Juan Martin Del Potro beat Andy Roddick 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (8/6) and win his second consecutive ATP Washington Classic title.

Juan Martin Del Potro beat Andy Roddick 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (8/6) and win his second consecutive ATP Washington Classic title.

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Damm/Lindstedt capture 2009 Men’s Doubles Title @ Legg Mason Tennis Classic.  ATP World Tour 500 tennis tournament.

The Czech-Swedish duo Martin Damm and Robert Lindstedt beats fifth seeds Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski 7-5, 7-6(3) in the final Legg Mason Tennis Classic

The Czech-Swedish duo Martin Damm and Robert Lindstedt beats fifth seeds Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski 7-5, 7-6(3) in the final Legg Mason Tennis Classic

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Bartoli wins Bank of the West Classic title, beating V. Williams

Marion Bartoli upset Venus Williams 6-2, 5-7, 6-4 in the championship match of the Bank of the West   Classic to win her first WTA Premier Tour title.

Marion Bartoli upset Venus Williams 6-2, 5-7, 6-4 in the championship match of the Bank of the West Classic to win her first WTA Premier Tour title.

Serena and Venus Williams of USA beats Yung-Jan Chan of Taipei, Monica Niculescu of Romania 6-2, 6-2.

Serena and Venus Williams of USA beats Yung-Jan Chan of Taipei, Monica Niculescu of Romania 6-2, 6-2.

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