The ATP World Tour hard-court tournament in the nation's capital is changing its name to the Citi Open, after being known as the Legg Mason Tennis Classic since 1994.
Roger Federer showed he can compete against Rafael Nadal on clay, but it's still not good enough.
Top-seeded James Blake rallied past Jarkko Nieminen 6-7 (1), 6-4, 6-2 Friday to reach the semifinals in the Stockholm Open.
The Spanish capital Madrid won the right to retain the WTA Championships after what was widely regarded as one of the most successful and entertaining women's tournaments in recent years.
A one-year extension will keep the season-ending Masters Cup will stay in Shanghai through 2008.