Monday, May 22, 2017

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Elina Svitolina, Alexander Zverev Win Italian Open Titles

Internazionali BNL d’Italia—Rome, Italy Elina Svitolina and Alexander Zverev won respective Italian Open titles on Sunday in Rome, Italy. First up, Svitolina continued her great season by capturing her biggest title to date over recent Madrid Open winner Simona Halep, 4-6....

Gaining a US Scholarship with the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy

Known for coaching the likes of Serena Williams, Jeremy Chardy, Grigor Dimitrov and Marcos Baghdatis, Patrick Mouratoglou has also put a premium on the importance of education and hard work toward his student athletes. Mouratoglou has always had a vision...

Nadal Wins Fifth Madrid Open Title Over Thiem

Mutua Madrid Open—Madrid, Spain No. 4 seed Rafael Nadal continued his stellar clay-court season on Sunday, defeating No. 8 seed Dominic Thiem 7-6(8), 6-4 to capture his fifth Madrid Open title. In a match that featured a breathtaking first set,...

Halep Wins Second Straight Madrid Open Title Over Mladenovic

Mutua Madrid Open—Madrid, Spain No. 3 seed Simona Halep defended her Mutua Madrid Open title on Saturday, defeating No. 14 seed Kristina Mladenovic 7-5, 6-7(5), 6-2. In a titanic struggle that took two hours and 44 minutes to complete, Halep...

Alexander Zverev Wins BMW Open; Cilic Claims Istanbul Title Over Raonic; Carreno Busta Captures...

BMW Open by FWU—Munich, Germany Hometown favorite Alexander Zverev captured the BMW Open in Munich, Germany on Sunday, defeating Guido Pella 6-4, 6-3. Needing one hour and 13 minutes to claim his third career title, Zverev slammed eight aces, won...

Nadal Captures 10th Barcelona Open Title Over Thiem; Pouille Wins Budapest Crown

Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell—Barcelona, Spain No. 3 seed Rafa Nadal continued his glorious start to the clay-court season on Sunday, capturing his 10th Barcelona Open title over Dominic Thiem, 6-4, 6-1. Winning his 71st title overall and 51st on clay,...

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...

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Elina Svitolina, Alexander Zverev Win Italian Open Titles

Internazionali BNL d’Italia—Rome, Italy Elina Svitolina and Alexander Zverev won respective Italian Open titles on Sunday in Rome, Italy. First up, Svitolina continued her great season...