Wednesday, October 20, 2021

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Dominic Thiem Wins US Open in Five Sets over Alexander Zverev

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US Open—Flushing Meadows, New York  Austrian Dominic Thiem captured his maiden Grand Slam title on Sunday at the US Open, overcoming a two sets to love deficit to defeat Alexander Zverev 2-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(6).  In a match that...

Tsitsipas Wins Estoril Open; Garin Captures Munich Open

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Millennium Estoril Open—Estoril, Portugal Top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas won his third career title on Sunday in Estoril, Portugal, defeating Pablo Cuevas 6-3, 7-6(4). Finding his clay-court form with the French Open looming later this month, Tsitsipas struck four aces and won...

Isner Wins Newport Title; Jarry Claims Bastad Crown; Lajovic Triumphs in Umag

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Hall of Fame Open—Newport, RI, U.S.A. Top seeded American John Isner won his 15th career title on Sunday in Newport, RI, dispatching Alexander Bublik 7-6(2), 6-3. Needing one hour and 15 minutes to claim his victory, Isner hit five aces,...

Garbine Muguruza defeats Serena Williams for French Open title

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French Open 2016—Paris, France No. 4 seed Garbine Muguruza won her maiden Grand Slam title at the French Open on Saturday, defeating top seed and defending champion Serena Williams 7-5, 6-4. In a match that featured hard-hitting tennis at its...

Djokovic defeats Murray for Doha title

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Qatar ExxonMobil Open—Doha, Qatar No. 2 seed Novak Djokovic dismissed top seed Andy Murray 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 on Saturday to defend his Qatar Open title in Doha. Needing every bit of two hours and 54 minutes to claim the crown,...

Nadal, Halep Win Rogers Cup

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Rogers Cup—Canada Rafael Nadal and Simona Halep captured respective Rogers Cup titles in Toronto and Montreal on Sunday. For Nadal, his fourth title in Canada came at the expense of up-and-comer Greek player Stefanos Tsitsipas, 6-2, 7-6(4). Serving for the match...

Ruud Wins Third Straight Title on Tour in Kitzbuhel; Nakashima Reaches Second Straight Final...

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Generali Open—Kitzbuhel, Austria Top seed Casper Ruud topped off an exceptional three weeks on clay by winning his third-straight title on the ATP Tour on Saturday. Defeating Pedro Martinez 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 in Kitzbuhel, Ruud now owns five career titles....

Rublev Wins Adelaide Title; Humbert Captures Auckland Crown

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Adelaide International—Adelaide, Australia Inform Russian Andrey Rublev captured his second straight title of 2020 on Saturday in Adelaide, Australia, defeating first-time finalist Lloyd Harris 6-3, 6-0 in 56 minutes. Overcoming eight aces, Rublev won 81 percent of his first serve points,...

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Badosa, Norrie Wins BNP Paribas Open Titles

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BNP Paribas Open—Indian Wells, California Paula Badosa won the biggest title of her young career on Sunday in Indian Wells, California, defeating two-time former champion...