reporttennis3 days ago

Queens Club Tennis Roundup | Andy Murray leads the list of first-round causalities

Andy Murray headed a list of high-profile departures in the first round at Queen’s on Tuesday, as he fell to 90th-ranked Jordan Thompson 7-6 (4), 6-2. Meanwhile, Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic were the other big names to depart which meant that the top three seeds of the event all bowed out.
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newstennis10 days ago

Nadal withdraws from the Queen's Club Championship

Rafael Nadal announced his withdrawal from the Queen's club championship as the Spaniard was advised by doctors to rest after an exhausting clay court season. The 31-year old bagged a record 10th French Open title on Sunday after overcoming Stan Wawrinka in the finals of the tournament.
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newstennis11 days ago

Rafael Nadal becomes the first player to seal an ATP World tour finals berth

Spaniard Rafael Nadal became the first player to qualify for the season-ending ATP World Tour finals scheduled to take place in London in November this year. The 31-year old's qualification was confirmed after he won his record 10th French Open title on Sunday defeating Stan Wawrinka in the final.
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newstennis14 days ago

French Open Roundup | Rafael Nadal to fight it out with Stan Wawrinka in a bid to win his 10th title

Rafael Nadal entered the finals of the clay court championship after demolishing Dominic Thiem in straight sets of 6-3, 6-4 and 6-0 on Friday. Meanwhile, Stan Wawrinka overcame World No. 1 Andy Murray 6-7, 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 and 6-1 in a four and half hour game to book a place in the Sunday showdown.
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newstennis15 days ago

French Open Day 10| Analysis and Predictions

After emphatically knocking out defending champion Novak Djokovic, Dominic Thiem resumes his rivalry with Rafael Nadal, where he'll look to become only the third player to beat Nadal in French Open history. On the other hand, Andy Murray takes on Stan Wawrinka in a rematch of last year's semifinal.
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reporttennis16 days ago

French Open Roundup | Dominic Thiem shocks Novak Djokovic; Andy Murray to face Stan Wawrinka in the semis

Dominic Thiem registered a stunning 7-6 (7/5), 6-3, 6-0 over Novak Djokovic and will take on Rafael Nadal in the semi-final of the French Open. Andy Murray will square up against Stan Wawrinka in the other semifinal after overcoming Kei Nishikori who dazzled early only to fizzle out.
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newstennis17 days ago

French Open Roundup | Bacsinszky and Ostapenko enter women's semis; Nadal and Djokovic matches postponed

Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland beat 13th-seeded home favourite Mladenovic 6-4, 6-4 and entered in the French Open semi-finals, the match was twice delayed by rain. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic's French Open quarter-finals were postponed until Wednesday because of the heavy rain in Paris.
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reporttennis18 days ago

French Open Roundup | Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka enter the quarter-finals; Simona Halep advances

Andy Murray registered his 650th career win to reach the French Open quarter-finals on Monday where he was joined by 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland. In women’s event, Romania's Simona Halep continued her winning momentum as she registered a 6-1, 6-1 over Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain.
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reporttennis20 days ago

French Open Roundup | Murray beats Del Potro; Halep enters last-16

World number one Andy Murray defeated Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina in the French Open on Saturday. Murray registered a 7-6 (10/8), 7-5, 6-0 win over his long-time rival. Meanwhile, Stan Wawrinka also entered the last-16. In women’s category, Simona Halep secured her place in the fourth round.
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newstennis21 days ago

French Open 2017 | Day 7 Key Battles

Day 7 of Roland Garros promises a lot of great action with Andy Murray taking on the challenge of Juan Martin del Potro while Stanislas Wawrinka will fight it out with Fabio Fognini for a place in the next round. Nostragamer takes a look at all the key battles for the games of the day.
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