Wawrinka and Zverev cruise into St Petersburg Open final

Published : 8:49 am  September 25, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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US Open champion Stan Wawrinka and Alexander Zverev of Germany cruised into the Saint Petersburg Open final on Saturday beating Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain and the Czech Thomas Berdych respectively.

Neutral venue for Davis Cup finals unappealing to Murray

Published : 12:09 am  September 23, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is not overly enthusiastic about the possibility of a neutral venue hosting the Davis Cup finals, but backed proposals to shorten matches in the competition.

Exhausted Murray desperate for a break

Published : 9:36 pm  September 19, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray is itching for a break after an exhausting few months, the world number two said, after defending champions Britain were knocked out by Argentina 3-2 in the Davis Cup semi-final.

Spain back in World Group where they belong, says Nadal

Published : 8:48 pm  September 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Two years after Spain’s stunning fall from grace in Davis Cup tennis, Rafa Nadal has hailed his nation’s return to the World Group after victory in the playoff against India.

Bug keeps Nadal out of opening Davis Cup playoff singles

Published : 8:19 pm  September 17, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Spanish number one Rafa Nadal has pulled out of Friday’s opening Davis Cup playoff singles against India with an upset stomach, said the tournament website.

Murray in ‘one more push’ as Britain eye final

Published : 9:47 pm  September 15, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray is ready for “one more big push” this week as he tries to steer defending champions Britain into the Davis Cup final.

Nothing left for me to prove, says new world number one Kerber

Published : 8:57 pm  September 13, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Newly-crowned world number one Angelique Kerber has nothing left to prove after clinching the U.S. Open for a second grand slam this year and securing a place in the record books, the German said on Tuesday.

Kerber begins reign as number one with U.S. Open win

Published : 8:27 pm  September 12, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Germany’s Angelique Kerber began her reign as world number one in imperious style battling past a determined Karolina Pliskova 6-3 4-6 6-4 to win the U.S. Open final on Saturday and claim her second grand slam title of the year.

Wawrinka conquers nerves, pain, Djokovic for US Open title

Published : 4:51 pm  September 12, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Stan Wawrinka’s US Open triumph over world number one Novak Djokovic gave him a third Grand Slam title in as many finals, but the 31-year-old Swiss says they don’t get any easier.

Murray and Soares sweep to U.S. Open doubles title

Published : 11:58 pm  September 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Britain’s Jamie Murray and Brazil’s Bruno Soares swept the Spanish duo of Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2 6-3 to win the U.S. Open doubles on Saturday for their second grand slam title of the year.

‘Tired’ Nishikori takes positives out of Open despite loss

Published : 9:35 pm  September 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Japan’s Kei Nishikori notched one of the biggest wins of the year’s grand slam with his five-set upset of world number two Andy Murray in the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open but that four-hour victory took its toll on him on Friday.

Wawrinka tops Nishikori to reach final versus Djokovic

Published : 8:23 pm  September 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Stan Wawrinka outslugged Japanese sixth seed Kei Nishikori 4-6 7-5 6-4 6-2 in energy-sapping humidity at Flushing Meadows on Friday to set up a U.S. Open final against world number one Novak Djokovic.

New No. 1 Kerber eyes revenge against Pliskova in final

Published : 3:21 pm  September 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Angelique Kerber, who fulfilled a dream by completing her rise to the rank of world number one in women’s tennis, now has a chance to satisfy a more basic urge – revenge – in the U.S. Open final on Saturday.

Djokovic deciphers Monfils, faces Wawrinka in US Open final

Published : 9:45 am  September 10, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic’s strange US Open path took another odd turn as the defending champion defied stultifying humidity and the controversial tactics of Gael Monfilsto book a title showdown with Stan Wawrinka.

Rested Djokovic big favourite against Monfils

Published : 8:10 am  September 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Novak Djokovic, the only member of the so-called “Big Four” to reach Friday’s semi-finals of the U.S. Open, also has the distinction of being the least tested of the last four at Flushing Meadows.

Serena stunned by Pliskova in U.S. Open semis

Published : 8:06 am  September 9, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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For the second straight year Serena Williams saw her bid for a record seventh U.S. Open title halted in the semi-finals with a 6-2 7-6(5) loss to Karolina Pliskova on Thursday that also ended the American’s long reign as world number one.

Serena holds off Halep to reach US Open semi-finals

Published : 11:45 am  September 8, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Serena Williams fended off spirited Simona Halep, downing the fifth-seeded Romanian 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 to reach the US Open semi-finals.

Nishikori shocks Murray to reach US Open semi-finals

Published : 11:35 am  September 8, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Former finalist Kei Nishikori of Japan shocked second-seeded Andy Murray in five sets on Wednesday to reach the semi-finals of the US Open.

Djokovic into semis after another opponent retires

Published : 12:34 am  September 8, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic’s strange U.S. Open took another bizarre turn as he advanced to the semi-finals on Tuesday when Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retired at the start of the third set, trailing 6-3 6-2.

Wozniacki drops wounded Sevastova to reach U.S. Open semis

Published : 8:10 am  September 7, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki eased into the semi-finals of the U.S. Open on Tuesday with a ruthless 6-0 6-2 win over wounded Latvian Anastasija Sevastova.

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