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Kim Clijsters of Belgium speaks to the media following her defeat to Laura Robson of Great Britain after their women's singles second round match on Day 3 of the 2012 U.S. Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2012 in the Flushing neigborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Career Ends For Clijsters At U.S. Open

Three-time champion Kim Clijsters, playing in her final WTA event, came up a second-round loser Wednesday at the U.S. Open.

08/30/2012

Roberta Vinci of Italy lines up a shot during her Ladies' Singles second round match against  Marina Erakovic of New Zealand on day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 28, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Roberta Vinci Advances To Texas Open Final

Third-seeded Roberta Vinci of Italy advanced to the Texas Open final on Thursday after routing Bojana Jovanovski 6-0, 6-0. She will face second-seeded Jelena Jankovic in the final.

08/24/2012

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia hits a forehand shot. (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Jankovic Advances To Texas Open Semifinals

Second-seeded Jelena Jankovic advanced to the semifinals of the Texas Open on Thursday night, beating eighth-seeded Sorana Cirstea 6-2, 6-1 in the hard-court tournament.

08/23/2012

Roger Federer of Switzerland plays Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 18, 2012 in Mason, Ohio. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Federer Is Top Seed For U.S. Open

Roger Federer has been installed as the top seed for the 2012 U.S. Open, which will commence Monday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

08/22/2012

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia hits a forehand shot. (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Jankovic Advances At Texas Open

Second-seeded Jelena Jankovic of Serbia outlasted Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan 6-7 (7), 7-6 (4), 6-1 to advance to the second round of the Texas Open on Monday.

08/21/2012

Aleksandra Wozniak of Canada plays a backhand in her first round match against Shuai Zhang of China during day two of the 2012 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 17, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (credit: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Wozniak Advances In Texas Open

Canada’s Aleksandra Wozniak beat fifth-seeded Klara Zakopalova of the Czech Republic 6-0, 7-6 (2) on Sunday in the first round of the Texas Open.

08/20/2012

Jack Sock warming up at the YP Contender at the T bar M Racquet Club (CBSDFW Photo by Adrienne Roark)

Teen Star In Challenger Of Dallas Final

19 year old Jack Sock, who teamed with Melanie Oudin to win the 2011 U.S. Open mixed doubles title, has advanced to tonight’s doubles final of the YP Challenger of Dallas at T Bar M Racquet Club.

02/11/2012

YP Challenger of Dallas

Through The Lens: Tennis For Everyone

When I was younger I tried my hand at tennis but found I had no talent for that. I couldn’t control the ball off my racquet. I would try to hit it like I was a pro and the ball would fly out of the courts. In today’s Through the Lens I went to the YP Challenger of Dallas where they’re mission is to take tennis to everyone.

02/10/2012

(credit: Pascal Guyot/AFP/Getty Images)

Biggest North Texas Pro Men’s Tennis Event Underway

Some of the best tennis players in the world are in Dallas this week for the 2012 Challenger of Dallas tennis tournament.

02/06/2012

Richie Whitt can be heard weekdays from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on 105.3 The Fan. (credit: KRLD-FM)

The Sportatorium Is Back! (What’s A Sportatorium?)

After 18 years at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and six more at the Dallas Observer, sportswriter Richie Whitt has found a new home here at CBSDFW.COM. Come in. Have a seat. Prop up your feet. Take a load off. And enjoy the almost daily blog ramblings of a true sports fanatic.

11/01/2011

Sabine Lisicki of Germany tosses the ball up before serving. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Lisicki Tops Texas Open Semifinals Field

Fifth-seeded Sabine Lisicki continued her roll through the Texas Open, going into the semifinals as the top seed remaining.

08/26/2011

The Championships - Wimbledon 2011: Day Four

Second-Seeded Cibulkova Upset At Texas Open

Kateryna Bondarenko routed second-seeded Dominikia Cibulkova 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday in the second round of the Texas Open.

08/25/2011

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