Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Rankings, schedule, calendar

   Players with Northern California ties ranked in the top 1,000 in the world (change from last week in parentheses):
   Bob Bryan, 38-year-old former NCAA singles and doubles champion from Stanford -- No. 6 in doubles (no change), unranked in singles.
   Mike Bryan, 38-year-old former NCAA doubles champion from Stanford -- No. 7 in doubles (no change), unranked in singles.
   John Paul Fruttero, 35-year-old former Cal All-American -- No. 378 in doubles (+2).
   Ryan Haviland, 35-year-old former Stanford All-American -- No. 721 in singles (+45).
   John Lamble, 24-year-old Saratoga resident and former Santa Clara star -- No. 652 in doubles (+3), career-high No. 809 in singles (+3). 
   Scott Lipsky, 35-year-old former Stanford All-American -- No. 44 in doubles (no change).
   Mackenzie McDonald, 21-year-old resident of Piedmont in San Francisco Bay Area -- No. 385 in singles (+14), career-high No. 468 in doubles (+3).
   Dennis Novikov, 22-year-old resident of Milpitas in San Francisco Bay Area -- No. 133 in singles (-7), No. 216 in doubles (-3).
   Sam Querrey, 28-year-old San Francisco native -- No. 29 in singles (no change), No. 73 in doubles (-1).
   Dmitry Tursunov, 33-year-old resident of Folsom in Sacramento area -- No. 409 in singles (-5), No. 270 in doubles (+2).
   Kristie Ahn, 24-year-old former Stanford All-American -- No. 214 in singles (+16), No. 481 in doubles (no change).
   Raquel Atawo (formerly Kops-Jones), 33-year-old San Jose resident and 2003 NCAA doubles champion from Cal -- No. 20 in doubles (no change).
   CiCi Bellis, 17-year-old product of Atherton in San Francisco Bay Area -- Career-high No. 115 in singles (+5), No. 248 in doubles (-5).
   Alexandra Facey, 23-year-old product of Cameron Park in Sacramento area -- No. 645 in doubles (-1). 
   Kat Facey, 23-year-old product of Cameron Park in Sacramento area -- No. 645 in doubles (-1).
   Nicole Gibbs, 23-year-old former NCAA singles and doubles champion from Stanford -- No. 72 in singles (+1), career-high No. 107 in doubles (+2).
   Michaela Gordon, 17-year-old resident of Saratoga in San Francisco Bay Area -- No. 619 in doubles (-1), No. 774 in singles (-6). 
   Maegan Manasse, 21-year-old Cal junior -- No. 607 in doubles (-2), No. 960 in singles (-1).
   Maria Sanchez, 26-year-old Modesto product -- No. 61 in doubles (+1), No. 295 in singles (-13).
   Sloane Stephens, 23-year-old Fresno product -- No. 27 in singles (+1), No. 872 in doubles (-6).
   Karina Vyrlan, 17-year-old Sacramentan -- No. 912 in doubles (-5).
   Carol Zhao, 21-year-old Stanford junior -- No. 304 in doubles (+1), No. 361 in singles (-1).
(All times in California; all broadcasts on Tennis Channel)
   Metz (men), St. Petersburg (men), Tokyo (women), 1:30 a.m.
   Metz (men), St. Petersburg (men), Tokyo (women), 3 a.m.
   Metz (men), St. Petersburg (men), Tokyo (women), 8 p.m. (live).
   Metz (men), St. Petersburg (men), Tokyo (women), 9 a.m.
   Metz (men), St. Petersburg (men), Tokyo (women), Guangzhao, 8 p.m. (live).  
   Monday-Oct.2 -- $100,000 Wells Fargo Tiburon Challenger (men), Tiburon Peninsula Club, Tiburon, Calif. Qualifying begins Saturday. Champions in 2015: Tim Smyczek, Johan Brunstrom/Frederik Nielsen. 
   Oct. 1 -- Exhibition (Mark Knowles, Brian MacPhie, Rick Leach, Jonathan Stark, host Wayne Bryan), 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Antelope Community Tennis Center in Sacramento area. Pro-am 10 a.m.-noon, kids clinic noon-1 p.m., junior exhibition 2-3 p.m., pro players 4-6 p.m. (search for SCTA Big Event), (916) 757-3739. 
   Oct. 3-9 -- $100,000 Stockton Challenger (men), Eve Zimmerman Tennis Center, University of the Pacific. Qualifying begins Oct. 1. Champions in 2015 (Sacramento): Taylor Fritz, Blaz Kavcic/Grega Zemlja.
   Oct. 3-9 -- $25,000 Redding Challenger (women), Sun Oaks Tennis & Fitness. Qualifying begins Oct. 1. Champions in 2015: Heidi El Tabakh, Ashley Weinhold-Caitlin Whoriskey. 
   Oct. 10-16 -- $50,000 Fairfield Challenger (men), Solano College, Fairfield, Calif. Qualifying begins Oct. 8. Champions in 2015: Taylor Fritz, Johan Brunstrom/Frederik Nielsen.
   Oct. 23-30 -- WTA Finals, Singapore. 2015 champions: Agnieszka Radwanska, Martina Hingis/Sania Mirza.
   Nov. 12-13 -- Fed Cup final, Czech Republic at France.
   Nov. 13-20 -- ATP World Tour Finals, London. 2015 champions: Novak Djokovic, Jean-Julien Rojer/Horia Tecau.
   Nov. 25-27 -- Davis Cup final, Argentina at Croatia.

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