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Saturday, 17 November 2018

Tennis

Osaka storms into finals

TOKYO — Japan’s Naomi Osaka crushed Italian Camila Giorgi 6-2, 6-3 in Tokyo on Saturday to set up a Pan-Pacific Open finals against Czech...

Stan steals thunder

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia -- Stan Wawrinka beat last year’s Saint Petersburg champion Damir Dzumhur in straight sets to reach the semi-finals on Friday. The 33-year-old...

Novak helms Team Europe

CHICAGO, Illinois — The second installment of the Laver Cup comes at just the right time for 14-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic, who...

US absorbs Davis shocker

CROATIA TRIUMPHS ZADAR, Croatia — Croatia will meet France in the Davis Cup final after defeating the United States 3-2 as Borna Coric triumphed in...

‘Notorious’ nerves make Osaka cry

TOKYO — Naomi Osaka has put her US Open tears down to shredded nerves and her natural awkwardness, rather than the tantrum thrown by...

Nadal’s absence ‘changes everything’

LILLE, France-- France Davis Cup captain Yannick Noah says world number one Rafael Nadal’s absence from Spain’s team in this weekend’s semi-final “changes everything.” The...

ITF supports Serena’s umpire

LONDON, United Kingdom — Carlos Ramos has been praised for acting with “professionalism and integrity” by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) after the umpire...

Djokovic bites Big Apple

NEW YORK, United States — Novak Djokovic clinched his third US Open title with a 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 triumph over Juan Martin del...

Osaka’s rise unstoppable

TOKYO, Japan — After going from goofball to Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka can follow her historic US Open triumph by becoming Japan’s first...