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Sunday, 19 August 2018

Tennis

Gonzales, pal miss ATP crown

Filipino-American Ruben Gonzales and partner Nathaniel Lammons of the US failed to sustain their hot charge and absorbed a 6-7(6), 3-6 setback to the...

Nadal schools young Greek

TORONTO, Canada — Rafael Nadal held off a late surge from birthday boy Stefanos Tsitsipas to earn a 6-2, 7-6 (7/4) victory in the...

Big guns’ Cincinnati march

CINCINNATI, United States — Roger Federer will make a delayed start to the hardcourt season as the main draw of the Cincinnati Masters gets...

Emana, Velez rule netfest

Mica Ella Emana turned in a pair of superb performances to annex two titles while John David Velez settled for one victory due to...

Nadal, Tsitsipas duel set

TORONTO, Canada — Rafael Nadal beat Karen Khachanov 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 on Saturday to set up a finals showdown with birthday boy Stefano Tsitsipas...

Red-hot Halep topples Garcia

MONTREAL, Canada -- World number one Simona Halep punched her ticket to the semi-finals of the WTA Canada tournament for the fourth straight year,...

Laver leads Australian protest

SYDNEY, Australia — Four generations of Australian Davis Cup captains and players, led by Rod Laver, John Newcombe and Lleyton Hewitt, united Saturday to...

Nadal makes Toronto quarters

TORONTO, Canada — A 45-minute rain interruption did little to stop the progress of Rafael Nadal on Thursday at the Toronto Masters as he...