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Monday, 21 January 2019

Tennis

Federer nears ‘century’

PARIS — Roger Federer’s bid for a 100th career title remains on as he beat Fabio Fognini 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday to reach the...

Nadal drops with Paris withdrawal

PARIS, France — Returning from one injury to play at the Paris Masters, Rafael Nadal pulled out with another one. This time it wasn’t the...

Djokovic en route to top

PARIS, France -- Novak Djokovic stepped up his pursuit of the world number one ranking with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Joao Sousa at...

Kasatkina hangs on in Zhuhai

ZHUHAI, China-- Top seed Daria Kasatkina survived a scare on Tuesday to claim victory over crowd favorite Wang Qiang in a thrilling contest at...

Arcilla, Anasta in Pintaflores

Multi-titled Johnny Arcilla and Vicente Anasta kick off their respective campaigns today along with the other veteran campaigners and rising stars in the Pintaflores...

Djokovic to wrest No.1

PARIS — Novak Djokovic is in commanding form and well poised to wrestle back the No. 1 ranking from longtime rival Rafael Nadal at...

Federer scores ‘crazy’ victory

NO. 99 FOR SWISS GREAT Nine (titles) is a huge number for me. Winning that many times here is crazy. It’s been a major week...

Federer to claim Basel jewel

OLD FIRE IS BACK It was a very good win for me, I’d rate it at eight out of 10 BASEL, Switzerland — Roger Federer snapped...

Stephens, Svitolina book title duel

SINGAPORE — Sloane Stephens overcame a terrible start against Karolina Pliskova to win 0-6, 6-4, 6-1 at the WTA Finals on Saturday, setting up...