Monday, April 24, 2017

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Nadal Wins Record 10th Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Title Over Ramos-Vinolas

MONTE-CARLO ROLEX MASTERS—MONTE CARLO, MONACO No. 4 seed Rafael Nadal captured his record 10th title at the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters on Sunday in Monaco, defeating countryman Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-1, 6-3. In a match that lasted one hour and 16...

Johnson Captures Houston Crown; Coric Claims Maiden ATP World Tour Title in Marrakech

CLAY COURT CHAMPIONSHIP—HOUSTON, TX, U.S.A. American Steve Johnson put forth a tremendous effort on Sunday to capture the Clay Court Championship in Houston, Texas, dismissing No. 8 seed Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 4-6, 7-6(5). Beginning to cramp at 4-2 in third set,...

Federer Wins Third Miami Open Title Over Nadal

MIAMI OPEN PRESENTED BY ITAÚ—MIAMI, FL, U.S.A. No. 4 seed Roger Federer continued his masterful start to the 2017 season after defeating No. 5 seed Rafa Nadal at the Miami Open on Sunday. Dismissing his longtime rival 6-3, 6-4, Federer...

Konta Claims Miami Open Title Over Wozniacki

MIAMI OPEN PRESENTED BY ITAÚ—MIAMI, FL, U.S.A. No. 10 seed Johanna Konta captured the biggest title of her career on Saturday at the Miami Open in Key Biscayne, Florida, defeating No. 12 seed Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-3. Needing one hour...

Q&A with #NextGen ATP World Tour Star Alexander Bublik

by: Nima Naderi Young #NextGen ATP World Tour star Alexander Bublik is ready to make a name for himself on the circuit. After upending World No. 15 Lucas Pouille at the Australian Open in January, winning a Challenger event in...

Federer, Vesnina Claim BNP Paribas Open Titles

BNP Paribas Open—Indian Wells, California No. 9 seed Roger Federer and No. 14th seed Elena Vesnina won respective BNP Paribas Open titles in Indian Wells, California on Sunday. First up, Vesnina captured the biggest title of her career by fending off...

Serena Williams & Patrick Mouratoglou prepare for March Madness in Indian Wells & Miami

by: Nima Naderi After her dynamic performance at the Australian Open where she won her 23rd career Major and broke Stephanie Graf's record, world No. 1 Serena Williams returns to action in Indian Wells this week with a sweep of March...

Murray wins Dubai Open; Querrey upsets Nadal for Acapulco Title

DUBAI DUTY FREE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS—DUBAI, U.A.E. Top seed Andy Murray claimed his first ever Dubai Open title on Saturday, defeating Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-2. In a match that was dominated by Murray from start to finish, the Scot broke serve...

Thiem takes Rio Crown; Tsonga wins third Marseille Title; Sock Claims Delray Beach after...

RIO OPEN PRESENTED BY CLARO—RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL Second seed Dominic Thiem won his ninth career title on the ATP World Tour on Sunday, defeating Pablo Carreno Busta 7-5, 6-4. Taking control of the match from the onset, Thiem broke...

Tsonga captures Rotterdam title; Dolgopolov claims Argentina Open; Harrison wins maiden title in Memphis

ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament—Rotterdam, Netherlands No. 6 seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga turned back the clock in Rotterdam, Netherlands on Sunday to capture his 13th career title over third seeded David Goffin, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. After losing the first set, Tsonga...

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Nadal Wins Record 10th Monte Carlo Rolex Masters Title Over Ramos-Vinolas

MONTE-CARLO ROLEX MASTERS—MONTE CARLO, MONACO No. 4 seed Rafael Nadal captured his record 10th title at the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters on Sunday in Monaco,...