Serena Williams only had three days to make the transition from hard courts to clay, and it showed a few times as she won her opening match at the Family Circle Cup.
American Varvara Lepchenko won in her Fed Cup singles debut to lift the United States to a 1-1 tie against Italy on Saturday.
American Jamie Hampton will face Sara Errani in the opening match of Fed Cup series against Italy on Saturday.
Sloane Stephens is pulling out of the U.S. Fed Cup team's upcoming first-round matches against Italy because of a strained abdominal muscle.
Canadian star Aleksandra Wozniak injured her right shoulder during a warm-up session and withdrew from Bell Challenge on Thursday before her scheduled second-round match against Melanie Oudin
Former U.S. Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin has received a wild card into this year's tournament.
No. 3 Sloane Stephens survived a three-set fight in her opening match. Fellow American Brian Baker didn't.
Three years after she reached the U.S. Open quarterfinals, American Melanie Oudin won't earn direct entry into the tournament because her ranking has fallen to 121st in the world.
Melanie Oudin of the United States won her first WTA tournament, defeating Jelena Jankovic 6-4, 6-2 Monday in the rain-delayed, grass-court final of the Aegon Classic.
Melanie Oudin was sucked into the black hole that comes with fame. But slowly, she's starting to show flashes of her full potential.
American Melanie Oudin has received a wild card into Wimbledon.
American Melanie Oudin will play former top-ranked player Jelena Jankovic of Serbia in the rain-delayed Aegon Classic final after both players won quarterfinal and semifinal matches Sunday.
Jelena Jankovic kept alive her bid to win her first title in more than two years by beating Misaki Doi of Japan 6-3, 6-4 to reach the semifinals of the Aegon Classic on Sunday.
Melanie Oudin of the United States ousted 10th-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 Tuesday at the Aegon Classic grass-court tournament.
Venus Williams was eliminated from the French Open in a second-round loss Wednesday to Agnieszka Radwanska.
Surprise 2009 U.S. Open quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin ended a five-match Grand Slam losing streak by beating Johanna Larsson of Sweden 6-3, 6-3 in the French Open's first round Sunday.