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Muguruza wins opener

Williams, making an appearance at the year-end championship for the first time since 2009, got a break back in the fifth game, but Pliskova broke twice more to take the…

Nadal Wins the U.S. Open

Coming into this year’s tennis season, sports writers and commentators were contemplating career obituaries for Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, rather than predicting that they would sweep the season’s Grand…

Rafael Nadal heads to grass

Leave it to others to decide whether Rafael Nadal is playing the best tennis of his career as he comes off a 10th French Open championship, his 15th Grand Slam…

Hamou banned for kissing reporter

Tennis player Maxime Hamou’s French Open credential was revoked because he grabbed a reporter and kissed her on the neck during a live TV interview at the tournament. The French…

Sharapova targeting 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Sharapova falls to her knees after winning the 2012 French Open to complete the career Grand Slam. She signs autographs after winning a match at last year’s Australian Open. Sharapova…

Andy Murray ahead of US Open

Andy Murray admits he’s playing the best tennis of his life as he looks to capitalise on the growing frailties of his rivals and capture a second US Open title…