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# tennis - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Second seed Medvedev advances to US Open semi-finals
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# Tennis

Second seed Medvedev advances to US Open semi-finals

Sep 7th 2021, 8:50 PM 2,450 Views 0 Comments

Medvedev is chasing his first Grand Slam title.

# tennis - Monday 6 September, 2021

Emma Raducanu hammers Shelby Rogers to reach US Open quarter-finals
# Tennis
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# Tennis

Emma Raducanu hammers Shelby Rogers to reach US Open quarter-finals

Sep 6th 2021, 9:41 PM 4,713 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old continued to bulldoze her way through the draw with a 6-2 6-1 victory at Flushing Meadows.

Medvedev to face Dutch qualifier in US Open quarter-finals
# Flushing Meadow
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# Flushing Meadow

Medvedev to face Dutch qualifier in US Open quarter-finals

Sep 6th 2021, 7:50 AM 1,713 Views 0 Comments

It’s getting down to the business end of the tournament in New York.

# tennis - Sunday 5 September, 2021

'This type of hate is so exhausting and never ending' - Sloane Stephens
# Abuse
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# Abuse

'This type of hate is so exhausting and never ending' - Sloane Stephens

Sep 5th 2021, 12:08 PM 7,715 Views 0 Comments

The 2017 champion lost to Angelique Kerber 5-7 6-2 6-3.

# tennis - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Tearful Osaka to take break from tennis after shock loss
# US Open
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# US Open

Tearful Osaka to take break from tennis after shock loss

Sep 4th 2021, 7:57 AM 8,223 Views 12 Comments

“I honestly don’t know when I’m going to play my next tennis match,” Osaka said.

# tennis - Thursday 2 September, 2021

Simona Halep brushes aside injury concerns to reach US Open third round
# New York Minute
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# New York Minute

Simona Halep brushes aside injury concerns to reach US Open third round

Sep 2nd 2021, 8:15 AM 1,397 Views 0 Comments

Halep missed the French Open and Wimbledon through injury.

US Open crowd jeer Stefanos Tsitsipas after another extended bathroom break
# Flushing Meadow
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# Flushing Meadow

US Open crowd jeer Stefanos Tsitsipas after another extended bathroom break

Sep 2nd 2021, 7:00 AM 8,408 Views 4 Comments

The late-night crowd on Arthur Ashe made their feelings clear about the Greek player’s actions.

# tennis - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Novak Djokovic survives scare to keep calendar slam bid on track at US Open
# Slam Talk
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# Slam Talk

Novak Djokovic survives scare to keep calendar slam bid on track at US Open

Sep 1st 2021, 7:41 AM 2,198 Views 1 Comment

The world number one lost the second set but prevailed in four as teenage opponent Holger Rune succumbed to cramping.

# tennis - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

Stefanos Tsitsipas claims innocence after Andy Murray vents anger at US Open
# Comfort Break
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# Comfort Break

Stefanos Tsitsipas claims innocence after Andy Murray vents anger at US Open

Aug 31st 2021, 8:18 AM 8,266 Views 5 Comments

The third seed said he had observed the rules on bathroom breaks despite Murray’s anger following a five-set loss to the Greek.

Naomi Osaka eases through US Open first round over Marie Bouzkova
# Ace
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# Ace

Naomi Osaka eases through US Open first round over Marie Bouzkova

Aug 31st 2021, 8:06 AM 1,550 Views 0 Comments

The dual Flushing Meadows champion was made to work in the first set before cruising through the second.

# tennis - Monday 30 August, 2021

Who can deny Djokovic an historic Slam? The talking points ahead of the US Open
# Empire State Of Mind
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# Empire State Of Mind

Who can deny Djokovic an historic Slam? The talking points ahead of the US Open

Aug 30th 2021, 9:45 AM 1,946 Views 1 Comment

The Serb is chasing the calendar year Grand Slam at Flushing Meadows.

# tennis - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Nothing sinister about my bathroom breaks - Tsitsipas
# Toilet Trouble
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# Toilet Trouble

Nothing sinister about my bathroom breaks - Tsitsipas

Aug 22nd 2021, 3:52 PM 7,666 Views 1 Comment

Alexander Zverev took a dim view of the lengthy pause in play.

# tennis - Friday 20 August, 2021

Nadal ends season due to foot injury, meaning another big name misses US Open
# Calling Time
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# Calling Time

Nadal ends season due to foot injury, meaning another big name misses US Open

Aug 20th 2021, 12:06 PM 1,633 Views 0 Comments

The world number three has 20 major titles to his name, including four in New York.

# tennis - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Naomi Osaka admits she felt ungrateful in her attitude towards playing tennis
# Mindset Change
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# Mindset Change

Naomi Osaka admits she felt ungrateful in her attitude towards playing tennis

Aug 19th 2021, 8:43 AM 3,767 Views 8 Comments

The second seed fought back from a set and a break down to beat American teenager Coco Gauff in the second round at the Western and Southern Open.

# tennis - Wednesday 18 August, 2021

Osaka rallies to oust Gauff, while Andy Murray remains optimistic after Cincinnati setback
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# Tennis

Osaka rallies to oust Gauff, while Andy Murray remains optimistic after Cincinnati setback

Aug 18th 2021, 11:18 PM 3,262 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Venus Williams was among the US Open women’s and men’s wildcard selections.

# tennis - Monday 16 August, 2021

Tearful Osaka attends first press conference since withdrawing from French Open
# Back On Track
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# Back On Track

Tearful Osaka attends first press conference since withdrawing from French Open

Aug 16th 2021, 11:08 PM 5,981 Views 8 Comments

The four-time grand slam champion pulled out of Roland Garros for mental health reasons.

# tennis - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Rafa Nadal's US Open in doubt as he pulls out of Toronto Masters
# Race Against Time
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# Race Against Time

Rafa Nadal's US Open in doubt as he pulls out of Toronto Masters

Aug 11th 2021, 8:40 AM 2,609 Views 0 Comments

Nadal, who has already skipped Wimbledon and the Olympics, could miss the final Grand Slam of the year.

# tennis - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Federer pulls out of Toronto and Cincinnati to raise US Open doubts
# Concern
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# Concern

Federer pulls out of Toronto and Cincinnati to raise US Open doubts

Aug 5th 2021, 9:06 PM 2,003 Views 1 Comment

Federer, who has played five events this year, underwent two right knee operations in 2020.

# tennis - Monday 2 August, 2021

Racism, media, fans and tour drove Kyrgios to dark places until he realised, 'it's all bull****'
# Knowledge Is Power
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# Knowledge Is Power

Racism, media, fans and tour drove Kyrgios to dark places until he realised, 'it's all bull****'

Aug 2nd 2021, 9:07 PM 5,303 Views 2 Comments

‘I did fall into places where people like Naomi Osaka are now speaking about mental illness, where I was going through, in my personal opinion, 20 times as bad,’ said the Australian.

# tennis - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Andy Murray’s bid for fourth Olympic medal ends in doubles defeat
# Tennis
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# Tennis

Andy Murray’s bid for fourth Olympic medal ends in doubles defeat

Jul 28th 2021, 8:44 AM 4,225 Views 0 Comments

Croatian duo Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig advanced to the quarter-finals.

# tennis - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Home favourite Osaka crashes out of Olympics
# Upset
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# Upset

Home favourite Osaka crashes out of Olympics

Jul 27th 2021, 6:09 AM 6,146 Views 1 Comment

She suffered a shock third-round defeat at the hands of Marketa Vondrousova.

# tennis - Sunday 25 July, 2021

'Refreshed' Osaka wins on return, Barty shocked in first round in Tokyo, Andy Murray withdraws from men's singles
# Tennis
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# Tennis

'Refreshed' Osaka wins on return, Barty shocked in first round in Tokyo, Andy Murray withdraws from men's singles

Updated Jul 25th 2021, 7:42 AM 8,840 Views 3 Comments

World number one Barty was beaten by Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo.

# tennis - Sunday 18 July, 2021

Coco Gauff pulls out of Olympics in Japan after testing positive for Covid-19
# Ruled Out
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# Ruled Out

Coco Gauff pulls out of Olympics in Japan after testing positive for Covid-19

Jul 18th 2021, 10:08 PM 4,519 Views 4 Comments

The 17-year-old was due to represent the USA in the Tokyo games.

# tennis - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Djokovic sets sights on history as he commits to Tokyo Olympics
# Landing Soon
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# Landing Soon

Djokovic sets sights on history as he commits to Tokyo Olympics

Jul 15th 2021, 10:14 PM 3,024 Views 5 Comments

Djokovic is seeking the first ever Golden Grand Slam by a male player.

# tennis - Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Wimbledon matches probed over potential irregular betting patterns
# Investigation
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# Investigation

Wimbledon matches probed over potential irregular betting patterns

Jul 14th 2021, 2:49 PM 5,432 Views 0 Comments

Two matches are being investigated by the International Tennis Integrity Agency [ITIA].

# tennis - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Novak Djokovic makes history as he triumphs at Wimbledon
# Take A Bow
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# Take A Bow

Novak Djokovic makes history as he triumphs at Wimbledon

Jul 11th 2021, 5:44 PM 31,802 Views 15 Comments

He overcame Italy’s Matteo Berrettini and lost just two sets during the entire championship.

# tennis - Friday 9 July, 2021

Berrettini sees off Federer's conqueror to make Italian history at Wimbledon
# Bravo
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# Bravo

Berrettini sees off Federer's conqueror to make Italian history at Wimbledon

Jul 9th 2021, 4:36 PM 3,840 Views 2 Comments

The world number nine will face either Novak Djokovic or Denis Shapovalov in Sunday’s final.

Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Olympics following decision to play without fans
# Tokyo 2020
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# Tokyo 2020

Nick Kyrgios pulls out of Olympics following decision to play without fans

Jul 9th 2021, 8:34 AM 4,704 Views 7 Comments

The Australian said he was not motivated to play with no spectators present after Games organisers banned crowds.

# tennis - Thursday 8 July, 2021

Ashleigh Barty reaches Wimbledon final with win over Angelique Kerber
# Sw19
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# Sw19

Ashleigh Barty reaches Wimbledon final with win over Angelique Kerber

Jul 8th 2021, 3:48 PM 3,410 Views 0 Comments

Australian Barty is one step away from emulating her mentor Evonne Goolagong, who won her second title here in 1980.

# tennis - Saturday 3 July, 2021

Emma Raducanu produces stunning display to reach last 16 at Wimbledon
# History Maker
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# History Maker

Emma Raducanu produces stunning display to reach last 16 at Wimbledon

Updated Jul 3rd 2021, 8:32 PM 11,245 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile teenager Coco Gauff matched her feat of two years ago by reaching the fourth round.

Federer coasts to third-round victory over Norrie, injured Kyrgios forced to retire
# Fed Express
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# Fed Express

Federer coasts to third-round victory over Norrie, injured Kyrgios forced to retire

Updated Jul 3rd 2021, 6:24 PM 7,088 Views 3 Comments

The Australian is out of the tournament with an abdominal injury.

# tennis - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Victoria Azarenka delivers 13-word press conference after Wimbledon defeat
# Blunt
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# Blunt

Victoria Azarenka delivers 13-word press conference after Wimbledon defeat

Jul 1st 2021, 10:07 PM 13,760 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, Great Britain’s Emma Raducanu continued her Wimbledon fairytale with a sensational win over Marketa Vondrousova.

Roger Federer impresses as he continues his dominance over Richard Gasquet
# Blown Away Gasquet
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# Blown Away Gasquet

Roger Federer impresses as he continues his dominance over Richard Gasquet

Updated Jul 1st 2021, 9:42 PM 2,890 Views 0 Comments

There were wins also for Nick Kyrgios, Alexander Zverev, and Daniil Medvedev.

World number one Barty progresses at Wimbledon but third seed Svitolina dumped out
# Recovery
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# Recovery

World number one Barty progresses at Wimbledon but third seed Svitolina dumped out

Jul 1st 2021, 5:38 PM 2,575 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Coco Gauff enjoyed a Centre Court homecoming this afternoon.

# tennis - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

Curfew calls a halt to late-night thriller between Nick Kyrgios and Ugo Humbert
# Nick Of Time
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# Nick Of Time

Curfew calls a halt to late-night thriller between Nick Kyrgios and Ugo Humbert

Jun 30th 2021, 8:15 AM 4,991 Views 0 Comments

The decision drew a few boos from an enthralled crowd before a standing ovation for the players.

# tennis - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Serena Williams retires injured from first round match at Wimbledon
# Forced Out
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# Forced Out

Serena Williams retires injured from first round match at Wimbledon

Jun 29th 2021, 8:20 PM 29,142 Views 23 Comments

Roger Federer and Ashleigh Barty both progressed but only after overcoming scares.

# tennis - Monday 28 June, 2021

Injured Simona Halep withdraws from Tokyo Olympics
# Ruled Out
From The42
# Ruled Out

Injured Simona Halep withdraws from Tokyo Olympics

Jun 28th 2021, 9:38 PM 2,389 Views 0 Comments

The Romanian has missed the French Open and Wimbledon.

Andy Murray wins first Wimbledon singles match since 2017
# Day One
From The42
# Day One

Andy Murray wins first Wimbledon singles match since 2017

Updated Jun 28th 2021, 9:01 PM 6,070 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere today at SW19, Novak Djokovic made a winning start and Stefanos Tsitsipas crashed out.

# tennis - Sunday 27 June, 2021

Serena Williams the latest tennis star to opt out of the Olympics
# Decision
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# Decision

Serena Williams the latest tennis star to opt out of the Olympics

Jun 27th 2021, 2:23 PM 4,605 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old has four Olympic gold medals and made her debut at the Sydney Games in 2000.

# tennis - Friday 25 June, 2021

Defending champ Simona Halep the latest big-name withdrawal from Wimbledon
# Absent
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# Absent

Defending champ Simona Halep the latest big-name withdrawal from Wimbledon

Jun 25th 2021, 10:31 AM 3,537 Views 0 Comments

The Romanian tore her left calf muscle during a match in Rome in May and also missed the French Open.