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French Open | Novak Djokovic beats Alexander Zverev to set up semi-final clash with Dominic Thiem

World No.1 Novak Djokovic waltzed past Germany’s Alexander Zverev to set up a replay of the 2017 French Open quarterfinal against Dominic Thiem, who also had an easy win against Karen Khachanov. In women’s category, Amanda Anisimova beat Simona Halep to play Ashleigh Barty in the semi-final.
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newstennisa year ago

Report | WTA takes protective measures to deal with online harassment of players

According to reports, Women’s Tennis Association has decided to finalize a deal with risk assessment and management company, Theseus, to protect players from online harassment. Earlier this year, Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) had set up a deal with the same company in this regard.
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newstennis2 years ago

US Open round up | Sloane Stephens lifts US Open title by defeating Madison Keys

Sloane Stephens became only the fifth unseeded woman to win a major title in the Open era as she defeated Madison Keys 6-3, 6-0 in the final. She is also the first American woman from outside the Williams family to win a major singles title since Jennifer Capriati at the 2002 Australian Open.
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newstennis2 years ago

US Open | Sania Mirza enters doubles semifinals; Sloane Stephens to face Madison Keys for women’s singles title

Sania Mirza and her partner Shuai Peng have advanced to the women's doubles semi-finals at the US Open by beating Andrea Hlavackova and Timea Babos 7-6(5), 6-4 on Thursday. Meanwhile, Sloane Stephens got the better of compatriot Venus Williams and will meet Madison Keys in an all-American final.
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