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Read more French Open draw: Andy Murray To Play Stan Wawrinka Andy Murray will meet fellow three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka in the French Open first round – the man whom the Briton played in his last match on the Paris...... Read more Novak Djokovic Through To Italian Open Final World number one Novak Djokovic booked his place in the final of the Italian Open with victory over Casper Ruud. The Serbian, who has won the clay court tournament four times,...... Read more Djokovic Into Italian Open Last Eight Novak Djokovic battled to a straight-sets win over Filip Krajinovic to reach the quarter-finals of the Italian Open for the 14th year in a row. Djokovic saved five break points on...... Read more Injured Thiem Battles To The End, Wins US Open Dominic Thiem produced a historic comeback to beat Alexander Zverev in a nervy five-setter and win the US Open on Sunday for his first Grand Slam title. The second seeded Austrian...... Read more Osaka Beats Azarenka To Win US Open And Third Grand Slam Japan’s Naomi Osaka came from a set down to beat Victoria Azarenka of Belarus to win the US Open on Saturday and clinch her third Grand Slam title. Osaka, the fourth...... Read more Serena Falls; Osaka, Azarenka To Contest US Open Final Serena Williams was beaten 1-6 6-3 6-3 in the semifinals of the US Open by Victoria AzarenkaThursday, denying her the chance of winning a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title on...... Read more Serena, Thiem Move Into US Open Semifinals Serena Williams battled into a US Open semifinal showdown with Victoria Azarenka on Wednesday as top men’s seeds Dominic Thiem and Daniil Medvedev booked their spots in the last four. Williams,...... Read more Champion Barty Pulls Out Of French Open Over Coronavirus World number one Ashleigh Barty has decided not to defend her French Open tennis title this year, pulling out of the tournament because of coronavirus. 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Read more Djokovic Beats Struff To Qualify For Last 16 Of US Open Novak Djokovic sailed into the last 16 of the US Open on Friday as off-court intrigue forced the delay of a men’s singles match over issues linked to coronavirus.   Djokovic...... Read more US Open: Serena Williams Through After Stephens Battle Six-time champion Serena Williams fought back from a slow start to beat fellow American Sloane Stephens and reach the last 16 of the US Open. Third seed Williams, 38, was sluggish...... Read more Murray Makes Stunning US Open Comeback Andy Murray staged a stunning comeback against Yoshihito Nishioka in the US Open first round on his long-awaited return to Grand Slam singles tennis. The 33-year-old came from two sets and...... Read more Williams Wins In Straight Sets At US Open Serena Williams began her pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title with a dominant 7-5 6-3 win over fellow American Kristie Ahn. The 38-year-old went a break down in...... Read more Wounded Osaka Climbs To Ninth In WTA Rankings Naomi Osaka climbed one place to number nine in the new WTA rankings, which were released on Monday ahead of the US Open, after withdrawing from the Western & Southern Open...... Read more Djokovic Maintains Winning Streak, Equals Nadal’s Record 35 Masters 1,000 Wins Novak Djokovic kept his unbeaten streak in 2020 alive as he survived a terrible start to defeat Milos Raonic 1-6 6-3 6-4 in the final of the Western & Southern Open...... Read more Osaka Makes U-Turn, Will Play WTA Semi-Final Japan’s Naomi Osaka reversed her decision to withdraw from the WTA Western & Southern Open semi-finals on Thursday, saying she will now play the match that has been rearranged for Friday....... Read more Fit-Again Murray Hopes To Inspire Others Britain’s former world number one Andy Murray says he hopes to prove to other athletes they can still compete at the highest level with a metal hip. Murray, 33, is making...... Read more Kei Nishikori Tests Positive For Coronavirus For Second Time Japan’s Kei Nishikori has tested positive for coronavirus for a second time, 10 days before the US Open. The 2014 US Open runner-up, 30, has been in isolation since last weekend...... Read more Important To Play At US Open — Djokovic Serbia’s world number one Novak Djokovic says one of the reasons he decided to play the US Open was to help the sport “keep going”. Djokovic, 33, is in New York...... Read more US Open: Ankle Injury Threatens Muguruza’s Appearance Spanish world number 16 Garbine Muguruza is a doubt for the US Open because of an ankle injury. Six of the top 10 players have already pulled out of the women's...... Read more


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