reporttennisa year ago

US Open Roundup | Rafael Nadal gets off to a flyer while Naomi Osaka stuns Angelique Kerber

World No.1 Rafael Nadal kicked off his US Open campaign in style on Tuesday as he beat  Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (8-6) 6-2 6-2 to move into the second round. However, the women’s section saw another upset as Naomi Osaka dumped out defending champion Angelique Kerber 6-3, 6-1 in the opening round.
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US Open Round Up | Simona Halep and Johanna Konta crash out as Jo-Wilfried Tsonga cruised into second round

Romania’s Simona Halep and Britain’s Johanna Konta were both surprisingly eliminated in the opening round of the US Open as they lost to Maria Sharapova and Aleksandra Krunic respectively. In men’s section, Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga progressed after a straight sets win over Romanian Marius Copil.
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US Open : All 3 Indians, Djokovic advance ; Raonic, Muguruza knocked out

India's doubles stars Leander Paes, Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna began their respective campaigns with wins in the opening round at the Flushing Meadows. While Novak Djokovic's opponent Jiri Vesely, who defeated Saketh Myneni earlier, retired to give him a pass, Milos Raonic was not so lucky.
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Sania Mirza-Monica Niculescu win Connecticut Open; Heartbreak for Paes-Begemann in Winston-Salem Open

After winning the Cincinnati Open last week with Barbora Strycova, World No.1 Sania Mirza added another trophy to her cabinet, this time, winning the Connecticut Open along with Monica Niculescu. But, there was no such joy for Leander Paes and Andre Begemann, who lost the Winston-Salem Open final.
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Paes-Begemann reach Winston-Salem Open final while Mirza-Niculescu enter Connecticut Open final

Leander Paes and Andre Begemann booked their place in the final of the Winston-Salem Open after beating Robert Lindstedt and Aisam-ul Haq Qureshi 1-6, 7-6, 10-4 in a thrilling encounter. Sania Mirza and her new partner Monica Niculescu also reached the final of the Connecticut Open.
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Saketh Myneni storms into US Open main draw; Could face Djokovic in 2nd round

Saketh Myneni defeated Serbian Pedja Krstin 6-3, 6-0 in the third qualification round to book his place in the main draw of the US Open singles event. This is the first time the 28-year-old has qualified to play in a Grand Slam, and he could now go on to face Novak Djokovic in the second round.
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Mirza-Niculescu advance to Connecticut Open semis; Paes-Begemann upset top seeds at Winston-Salem Open

World No.1 Sania Mirza and her new partner Monica Niculescu of Romania reached the semi-final of the Connecticut Open in New Haven, USA on Thursday. In Winston-Salem Open, Leander Paes and his German partner Andre Begemann defeated top seeds 6-4, 6-4 to reach the last four of the event.
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