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Thiem defends Nice title; Wawrinka wins Geneva Open

OPEN DE NICE COTE D'AZUR—NICE, FRANCE Top seed Dominic Thiem won a match up of youngsters on the ATP World Tour on Saturday, defeating good friend Alexander Zverev 6-4, 3-6, 6-0 in Nice, France. Needing one hour and 39 minutes...

Murray captures Rome Masters over Djokovic

INTERNAZIONALI BNL D'ITALIA—ROME, ITALY No. 2 seed Andy Murray stunned top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday to capture his first-ever title in Roma, Italy. In a match that lasted one hour and 35 minutes, Murray broke...

Almagro collects Estoril title; Schwartzman wins maiden title in Istanbul; Kohlschreiber captures third career...

MILLENNIUM ESTORIL OPEN—ESTORIL, PORTUGAL Spaniard Nicolas Almagro won the 13th title of his career on Sunday in Estoril, Portugal, dispatching countryman Pablo Carreno Busta 6-7(6), 7-6(5), 6-3. Needing two hours and 47 minutes to come away with the victory, Almagro scorched...

Nadal wins ninth Barcelona title over Nishikori

BARCELONA OPEN BANCSABADELL—BARCELONA, SPAIN Top seed Rafael Nadal won his ninth career Barcelona Open title in Spain on Sunday, defeating No. 2 seed Kei Nishikori 6-4, 7-5. In a match that lasted two hours and five minutes, it was Nadal...

Nadal wins ninth Monte Carlo title over Monfils

Monte Carlo Rolex Masters—Monaco No. 5 seed Rafael Nadal captured his ninth title at the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters on Sunday, defeating No. 13 seed Gael Monfils 7-5, 5-7, 6-0. In a match that featured great shot-making from both players,...

Monaco wins second Houston crown; Delbonis wins Marrakech title

FAYEZ SAROFIM & CO US MEN'S CLAY COURT CHAMPIONSHIP—HOUSTON, TX, U.S.A. Argentine Juan Monaco won his second career title in Houston, Texas on Sunday, defeating defending champion Jack Sock 3-6, 6-3, 7-5. In a match that featured medical time-outs by...

Checking in with the Schüttler Waske Tennis-University

by: Nima Naderi Bridging the gap between team sports and tennis Walking through the doors of the Schüttler Waske Tennis-University and all you hear is a serious silence. This place breads tennis like no other and there's no time for anything less...

Djokovic destroys Nadal to win first Qatar Open title

QATAR EXXONMOBIL OPEN—DOHA, QATAR World No. 1 Novak Djokovic continued his ruthless domination of the ATP World Tour on Saturday at the Qatar Open, dismissing No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal 6-1, 6-2 in 1:13 minutes. Djokovic, who controlled the match from...

Q&A with Steve Johnson: The US Open is still his favourite

by: Nima Naderi Coming off of a banner year where he achieved an ATP World Tour ranking of No. 31, American Steve Johnson is adamant on taking the next step in his career during the 2016 season. Remaining one of...

Q&A with John Isner: The 2016 season and Sunday afternoon Football

by: Nima Naderi Currently ranked No. 11 in the world and finishing the 2015 season with an impressive 45-25 singles record, towering American John Isner has every intention of finishing 2016 ranked inside the top 10 of the ATP World...

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Tsitsipas Wins biggest Title of his career at ATP Finals over...

Nitto ATP Finals—London, England Greek sensation Stefanos Tsitsipas won the biggest title of his career on Sunday in London, England, defeating Dominic Thiem in three...