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Cincinnati Open: Alexander Zverev sees 10-match winning streak ended by Francis Tiafoe

German Alexander Zverev’s 10-match winning streak ended with defeat by unseeded American Francis Tiafoe in the second round of the Cincinnati Open. Zverev, 20, has moved up to seventh in the world rankings following victory over Roger Federer in Montreal. ...

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Cincinnati Open: Britain's Johanna Konta through to third round

Britain’s Johanna Konta beat Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands to reach the third round at the Cincinnati Open. World number seven Konta broke early on in the first to take the set 6-3 with a strong performance on her first ...

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Maria Sharapova: Five-time Grand Slam winner given US Open wildcard

Maria Sharapova is set to play in her first Grand Slam since her 15-month drugs ban after being given a wildcard for the US Open main draw. Former world number one Sharapova, 30, returned to action in April but was ...

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Azarenka out of Cincinnati Open because of 'family matter'

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka has pulled out of the Cincinnati Open next week because of “a family matter”. The 28-year-old from Belarus only returned to tennis in June after giving birth to her son, Leo, in December. Azarenka ...

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Citi Open: Alexander Zverev beats Kevin Anderson for fourth ATP title of 2017

Germany’s Alexander Zverev won his fourth ATP title of the season with victory over South African Kevin Anderson in the final of the Citi Open. The 20-year-old world number eight won 6-4 6-4 in 69 minutes in Washington. Zverev is ...

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Women's British Open: Kim In-kyung holds off Jodi Ewart Shadoff to win first major

Women’s British Open –18 IK Kim (Kor); -16 J Ewart Shadoff (Eng); -13 M Wie (US), G Hall (Eng), C Masson (Ger); -12 J Shin(Kor); -11 S Feng (Chi), A Nordqvist (Swe), HJ Kim (Kor), S Lewis (US); -10 I ...

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Citi Open: Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares lose semi-final in Washington

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares lost their Citi Open men’s doubles semi-final to top seeds John Peers and Henri Kontinen on a third-set tie-break. Britain’s Murray and Brazil’s Soares, the third seeds, were beaten 6-7 (4-7) 7-5 10-8 to Australia’s ...

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Women's British Open: Kim In-kyung extends lead to six shots

Women’s British Open –17 IK Kim (Kor); -11 M Jutanugarn (Tha), G Hall (Eng); -10 I Park (Kor), A McDonald (US); -9 S Lewis (US); -8 M Hyang Lee (Kor), C Masson (Ger), JM Green (US), A Yin (US), M ...

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Stan Wawrinka: US Open champion to miss rest of year

US Open champion Stan Wawrinka will not defend his title in New York later this month because of a knee injury. The 32-year-old announced on Facebook he has had surgery on the problem and will return to action in 2018. ...

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Washington Open: Simona Halep retires from quarter-final with heat-related illness

World number two Simona Halep was forced to retire from her Washington Open quarter-final against Ekaterina Makarova with a heat-related illness. After complaining that severe heat left her feeling “a bit dead” on Wednesday, Romanian Halep was trailing 2-6 6-3 ...

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