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Nadal cruises in opener

Rafael Nadal cruised to victory in his first match since clinching a return to world No.1 while ­Alexander Zverev's 10-match win streak was halted Wednesday at the WTA and ATP Cincinnati Masters.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/17 22:28:39

Bacsinszky out of Open

Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky has withdrawn from the US Open due to a lingering hand injury, the world No.24 said.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/8/16 23:23:40

2nd roof at Wimbledon

Wimbledon will have a second retractable roof to keep away the summer rain by 2019 as the All England Club revealed Tuesday it has secured a required 175 million pound ($226.6 million) loan.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/8/15 22:33:40

Old guard march on

American 15th seed Sam Querrey cruised into the second round of the Cincinnati Open with a routine 6-3, 6-0 win over compatriot Stefan Kozlov on Monday on a day when the old guard dominated the younger players.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/8/15 22:28:39

Svitolina moves to 4th

Elina Svitolina and Caroline Wozniacki both moved up a place in the WTA rankings released on Monday after reaching the final of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/8/14 23:18:40

Federer stunned by Zverev in Montreal Masters final

German fourth seed Alexander Zverev upset Roger Federer 6-3, 6-4 in the Rogers Cup final in Montreal on Sunday to join the Swiss right-hander as the most trophy-laden player on the ATP Tour this year with five titles.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/8/14 23:18:39

Federer beats Haase in Montreal semi

Roger Federer used a dominant service game to beat Dutchman Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) in Montreal on Saturday, setting up a Rogers Cup final against German Alexander Zverev.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/8/13 23:33:39

Federer strolls in Montreal

Roger Federer needed less than an hour to defeat Canadian Peter Polansky 6-2, 6-1 at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Wednesday in his first appearance since winning a record eighth Wimbledon title in July.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/8/10 23:03:39

2 stars to play Laver Cup

World No.6 Marin Cilic and 20th-ranked Sam Querrey have joined the teams for September's inaugural Laver Cup in Prague, organizers said on their website on Wednesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/8/9 23:18:40

Schwartzman shocks Thiem in Montreal

Argentina's Diego Schwartzman saved four match points to shock third-seeded Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-7 (7/9), 7-5 on Tuesday in the second round of the ATP Montreal Masters.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/9 23:18:40

Venus prevails against young challenger

Venus Williams prevailed in a three-­setter but French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko and 13th seed Kristina Mladenovic crashed out of the Rogers Cup with first-round defeats on Monday.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/8/8 23:13:39

Zverev takes 4th title of year

Alexander Zverev issued a warning to top ATP rivals on Sunday after winning the Citi Open for his fourth title of the year: He's not the next generation, he's the now generation.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/7 23:28:40

Zverev rips Nishikori

Germany's Alexander Zverev dominated Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday in a showdown of top-10 rivals to reach the Citi Open final.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/8/6 23:28:40

'Bit dead' Halep beats the heat

World No.2 Simona Halep battled through extreme heat to reach the quarter-finals of the WTA Citi Open while Canada's Eugenie Bouchard was ousted Thursday by Germany's Andrea Petkovic.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/4 22:38:39

Thiem, Halep march on in Washington

Top seeds Dominic Thiem and Simona Halep cruised into the round of 16 at the ATP and WTA Citi Open with straight-set triumphs on Tuesday at the US Open tuneup event.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/2 23:43:39

Isner out of Washington

New US No.1 John Isner, who took back-to-back titles the past two weeks in Newport and Atlanta, withdrew from the ATP Citi Open on Monday with a right knee injury.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/8/1 23:18:39

Sharapova barges into 2nd round

Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova made a battling return to US hard courts on Monday with a 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 victory over American Jennifer Brady in Stanford, California.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/1 22:58:39

Djokovic drops a place

Novak Djokovic dropped one place to fifth with Stan Wawrinka moving up to fourth in the ATP rankings published on Monday. Former world No.1 Djokovic will likely fall further by the end of the year as he has already announced he will not play again this season due to an elbow injury.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/7/31 22:43:40