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Stefanos Tsitsipas wins Stockholm Open for first ATP Tour title

Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas added another achievement to a remarkable breakthrough season as he beat Latvia's Ernests Gulbis 6-4, 6-4 to win the Stockholm Open and claim a maiden ATP title.Tsitsipas, 20, who had rocketed up the rankings to...

Wimbledon: John Isner backs new rule to stop marathon matches

American Isner has played in the longest Wimbledon match of all time and the longest Wimbledon semi-finalJohn Isner has backed...

Tennis Stockholm Open John Isner, Ernest Gulbis through to Stockholm semis

John Isner is into the semifinals of the Stockholm Open after defeating compatriot Tennys Sandgren in Sweden.In the all-American contest, No. 1 seed Isner came out on top in a game of tiebreakers, 7-6 (8), 6-7 (5), 7-6...

European Open – Kyle Edmund eases through to semifinals

Kyle Edmund eased into the quarterfinals of the European Open with a 6-0, 6-2 win over Albert Ramos-Vinolas in Antwerp Thursday.No. 1 seed and world No. 15 Edmund won the opening 10 games to take a commanding lead,...

Top-ranked Simona Halep withdraws from WTA Finals

SINGAPORE -- The Women's Tennis Association said Thursday that No. 1-ranked Simona Halep has withdrawn from the WTA Finals because of a lower back injury.Halep's withdrawal means Kiki Bertens has qualified for the final spot, joining Angelique Kerber,...

Luxembourg Open sees Garbine Muguruza, Eugenie Bouchard progress

Garbine Muguruza has made a winning start to her campaign at the Luxembourg Open by defeating Stefanie Voegele in straight sets.The No. 2 seed made the perfect start, breaking Voegele in the very first game, and from there...

Alekseenko twins get life bans from tennis for match fixing

LONDON -- Ukrainian twin brothers Gleb and Vadim Alekseenko have been banned from tennis for life and each fined $250,000 for multiple match-fixing and corrupt betting.Independent anti-corruption hearing officer Richard McLaren found the brothers guilty on Monday based...

Juan Martin Del Potro fractured knee in match on Thursday

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- Juan Martin del Potro has fractured his right patella bone in what the Argentine called "a hard blow that leaves me without strength."Del Potro retired Thursday against Borna Coric at the Shanghai Masters after...

Shanghai Masters: Jamie Murray & Bruno Soares lose final to Kubot and Melo

Kubot and Melo also won the Beijing Open earlier this monthJamie Murray and Bruno Soares were beaten in straight sets...

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