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Change at the top of men's rankings is coming, says World No 1 Novak Djokovic
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Change at the top of men's rankings is coming, says World No 1 Novak Djokovic

The Serb, who won his 18th major at the Australian Open in February, insisted his focus now is on surpassing Federer's haul of 20 Grand Slams - a record he shares with Rafael Nadal.

Madrid Open: Alexander Zverev seals title with comeback win over Matteo Berrettini for Roland Garros boost
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Madrid Open: Alexander Zverev seals title with comeback win over Matteo Berrettini for Roland Garros boost

Zverev recorded his third consecutive top-10 victory this week, having eliminated five-time Madrid champion Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem to reach the final.

Madrid Open: Matteo Berrettini beats Casper Ruud to reach his first Masters 1000 final, will face Alexander Zverev
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Madrid Open: Matteo Berrettini beats Casper Ruud to reach his first Masters 1000 final, will face Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev defeated Dominic Thiem in straight sets in the semi-finals to reach the final.

Madrid Open: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov go down fighting in quarter-finals
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Madrid Open: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov go down fighting in quarter-finals

Bopanna and Shapovalov went down 6-4 3-6 10-5 against their German opponents to crash out of the ATP Masters 1000 tournament.

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal admits defeat against Alexander Zverev a 'step back'
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Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal admits defeat against Alexander Zverev a 'step back'

Nadal is hoping to clinch a 14th Roland Garros title and record-setting 21st major in the French capital next month.

Madrid Open: Alexander Zverev stuns Rafael Nadal in straight sets, sets up semi-final clash with Dominic Thiem
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Madrid Open: Alexander Zverev stuns Rafael Nadal in straight sets, sets up semi-final clash with Dominic Thiem

Zverev's impressive straights-set win at the Caja Magica earns him a meeting with Dominic Thiem in the Madrid semis, in what will be a repeat of last year's US Open final, which was won by Thiem.

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals; Ashleigh Barty beats Paula Badosa
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Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals; Ashleigh Barty beats Paula Badosa

Nadal's path to a possible sixth Madrid title was cleared of second seeded Daniil Medvedev and fourth-seeded Monte Carlo champion Stefanos Tsitsipas who were both shock third round losers.

Madrid Open Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov stun top seeds to reach quarter-finals
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Madrid Open Masters: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov stun top seeds to reach quarter-finals

The Indo-Canadian duo won their round of 16 match 6-3 6-4 on Wednesday.

Munich Open: Alexander Zverev crashes out after defeat to World No 107 qualifier Ilya Ivashka
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Munich Open: Alexander Zverev crashes out after defeat to World No 107 qualifier Ilya Ivashka

Despite winning the opening set on a tie-breaker, Zverev, the 2017 and 2018 Munich champion, bowed out 7-6 (7/5), 5-7, 3-6 after Ivashka of Belarus converted his first match point.

When will next generation of tennis overtake Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic?
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When will next generation of tennis overtake Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic?

In sum, no 20-something appears poised to wrest the mantle from the 30-somethings who have dominated the sport for so long.

Miami Open: Daniil Medvedev, Naomi Osaka through as Alexander Zverev tumbles out
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Miami Open: Daniil Medvedev, Naomi Osaka through as Alexander Zverev tumbles out

Thirteen aces among her 36 winners helped Osaka overcome a slew of unforced errors of her own and set up a third-round meeting with Serbian qualifier Nina Stojanovic, who surprised Yulia Putintseva

Mexican Open: Alexander Zverev beats top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in final to win ATP Acapulco title
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Mexican Open: Alexander Zverev beats top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in final to win ATP Acapulco title

Tsitsipas, who was coming off semi-final appearances at the Australian Open and Rotterdam, was denied a sixth ATP trophy.

Mexican Open: Alexander Zverev battles past Dominik Koepfer, earthquake to set up final with Stefanos Tsitsipas
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Mexican Open: Alexander Zverev battles past Dominik Koepfer, earthquake to set up final with Stefanos Tsitsipas

Zverev was shaken but not unnerved by an earthquake in the second set of his 6-4, 7-6 (7/5) victory over fellow German Dominik Koepfer.

Mexican Open: Top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches semi-final after win over Felix Auger-Aliassime
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Mexican Open: Top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches semi-final after win over Felix Auger-Aliassime

The world number five from Greece will take on Italian qualifier Lorenzo Musetti, who defeated fifth-seeded Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 7-6 (7/3).

Andrey Rublev criticizes ATP ranking system following opening-round win in Dubai
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Andrey Rublev criticizes ATP ranking system following opening-round win in Dubai

Shapovalov, who enjoyed a winning debut in Dubai thanks to a 6-1, 6-3 second-round success over German big-server Jan-Lennard Struff on Tuesday, says being confined to a hotel room at every tournament due to the Covid-19 restrictions in place can take a mental toll on the players.

Angry Daniil Medvedev out of Rotterdam ATP, Andrey Rublev beats Andy Murray
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Angry Daniil Medvedev out of Rotterdam ATP, Andrey Rublev beats Andy Murray

World number three Medvedev was the top seed for this week's tournament following his run to the Australian Open final but was dumped out 7-6 (7/4), 6-4 in just over 90 minutes by Serbian Lajovic, currently ranked 27th.

Rotterdam Open: World No 7 Alexander Zverev eliminated in first-round defeat to Alexander Bublik
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Rotterdam Open: World No 7 Alexander Zverev eliminated in first-round defeat to Alexander Bublik

German Zverev was seeded third in the tournament but was surprised by 43rd-ranked Bublik in just one hour, 19 minutes.

World No 2 Rafael Nadal pulls out of Rotterdam Open due to back problem
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World No 2 Rafael Nadal pulls out of Rotterdam Open due to back problem

The 20-time Grand Slam champion was due to be playing in Rotterdam for the first time since 2009.

Australian Open 2021: Rafael Nadal not blaming quarantine after shock ouster
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Australian Open 2021: Rafael Nadal not blaming quarantine after shock ouster

"I'm not the guy that's going to find excuses on that or going to complain about what happened, no. Just accept. I never considered myself an unlucky person at all," Rafael Nadal said after his ouster.

Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic beats Alexander Zverev, into ninth semi-final; Serena Williams sets up Naomi Osaka last-four clash
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Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic beats Alexander Zverev, into ninth semi-final; Serena Williams sets up Naomi Osaka last-four clash

Djokovic pulled himself together and pulled out the victory, reaching his ninth semi-final at Melbourne Park by eliminating No 6 seed Zverev 6-7 (6), 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (6)