tennis

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November 12, 2018 - 1:54 pm
LONDON (AP) — Novak Djokovic made an impressive start to his campaign for a sixth ATP Finals title by dismissing John Isner 6-4, 6-3 on Monday. A day after a ceremony to mark ending the season as No. 1, Djokovic underlined his status in a near-faultless display against the American debutant...
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October 25, 2018 - 2:26 pm
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Roger Federer made it 17 wins in a row at the Swiss Indoors when he defeated Jan-Lennard Struff of Germany 6-3, 7-5 on Thursday to march into the quarterfinals. The top-seeded Swiss, who was born in Basel, had his serve broken in the third game, but he fought back well by...
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October 24, 2018 - 2:29 pm
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Alexander Zverev became the first man to reach 50 wins on the ATP Tour this season by beating Robin Haase 6-4, 7-5 Wednesday in the first round of the Swiss Indoors. The second-seeded German moved to 50-16 in a season that has brought three titles, including the Madrid...
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September 10, 2018 - 10:55 am
LONDON (AP) — The International Tennis Federation is defending the chair umpire who gave Serena Williams three code violations during the U.S. Open final, saying his "decisions were in accordance with the relevant rules." Williams was cited by Carlos Ramos three times Saturday during her 6-2, 6-4...
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July 12, 2018 - 10:56 am
By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Tennis Writer LONDON (AP) — It's almost as if Serena Williams never left. Even after more than a year away from the tour, even after a health scare while having a baby a little more than 10 months ago, Williams is still capable of dominance. Especially at Wimbledon, where...
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July 09, 2018 - 10:08 am
LONDON (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 4:25 p.m. Serena Williams is back in the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the 13th time after beating Russian qualifier Evgeniya Rodina 6-4, 6-2. In a matchup of the only two mothers remaining in the draw, Williams jumped into a 3-0 lead in both...
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