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World No 1 Ashleigh Barty pulls out of WTA Finals, ends season
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World No 1 Ashleigh Barty pulls out of WTA Finals, ends season

Barty's focus is now on the Australian Open at Melbourne Park, which will resume its traditional January time slot in 2022 after a pandemic-enforced delay this year.

Australia's World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty to skip Billie Jean King Cup finals
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Australia's World No. 1 Ashleigh Barty to skip Billie Jean King Cup finals

The Australian's withdrawal from the women's team tennis competition formerly known as the Fed Cup comes hot on the heels of her decision to sit out this month's Indian Wells tournament in California.

Tennis: World No 1 Australian Ashleigh Barty withdraws from Indian Wells
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Tennis: World No 1 Australian Ashleigh Barty withdraws from Indian Wells

Officials gave no reason for Barty's decision to pull out of next month's women's draw which was already suffering from the absence of several top-ranked players, including Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams.

Naomi Osaka slips out of top five as Ashleigh Barty continues to lead WTA rankings
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Naomi Osaka slips out of top five as Ashleigh Barty continues to lead WTA rankings

Four-time Grand Slam champion Osaka fell from fifth as Barty remains top and French Open winner Barbora Krejcikova climbed to a career high of fifth.

After US Open 2021 win, Emma Raducanu moves up 127 places to 23rd in world rankings
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After US Open 2021 win, Emma Raducanu moves up 127 places to 23rd in world rankings

The 18-year-old became the first player to emerge from qualifying to win a Grand Slam tournament when she beat another teenager, 19-year-old Canadian Leylah Fernandez, 6-4, 6-3 on Saturday.

US Open 2021: Rogers, Opelka, Brooksby triumph on Labour Day weekend, Djokovic wins
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US Open 2021: Rogers, Opelka, Brooksby triumph on Labour Day weekend, Djokovic wins

Americans Shelby Rogers, Jenson Brooksby and Reilly Opelka won on Day 6 of US Open with Novak Djokovic taking another step towards calendar Slam.

US Open 2021: Back to the drawing board for World No 1 Ashleigh Barty after shock third round exit
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US Open 2021: Back to the drawing board for World No 1 Ashleigh Barty after shock third round exit

Barty won 11 of 14 games after dropping the first set, was then broken twice while serving for the match and eventually dropped a shocker to American Shelby Rogers 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (7/5).

US Open 2021: Shelby Rogers stuns top-ranked Ashleigh Barty; Novak Djokovic moves on
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US Open 2021: Shelby Rogers stuns top-ranked Ashleigh Barty; Novak Djokovic moves on

Reigning Wimbledon champion Barty won 11 of 14 games after dropping the first set, only for Rogers to capture five of the last six games for a shocking 6-2, 1-6, 7-6 (7/5) triumph.

US Open 2021: Djokovic, Barty win, Swiatek survives; shocker in doubles
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US Open 2021: Djokovic, Barty win, Swiatek survives; shocker in doubles

US Open on Thursday witnessed largely smooth sailing for the favourites while doubles presented the surprise results.

US Open 2021: Ashleigh Barty ignores momentum for grinder's mentality
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US Open 2021: Ashleigh Barty ignores momentum for grinder's mentality

Barty, 25, added Wimbledon to the 2019 French Open in her Slam trophy case but refuses to accept momentum as a reward.

US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic five away from calendar slam; Ashleigh Barty, Alexander Zverev win
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US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic five away from calendar slam; Ashleigh Barty, Alexander Zverev win

The 34-year-old Serbian cruised past 121st-ranked Dutchman Tallon Griekspoor 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 at Arthur Ashe Stadium to book a third-round date with 2014 US Open runner-up Kei Nishikori

US Open 2021: Djokovic, Barty, Andreescu advance; historic day for American men on Day 2
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US Open 2021: Djokovic, Barty, Andreescu advance; historic day for American men on Day 2

Day 2 of US Open had its fair share of drama for some while it was smooth sailing for the big guns Novak Djokovic, Ashleigh Barty, Alexander Zverev - to name a few.

US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic launches calendar Slam quest with win; qualifier stuns Pablo Carreno Busta
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US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic launches calendar Slam quest with win; qualifier stuns Pablo Carreno Busta

Fourth-seeded Zverev, coming off Japan gold and a title two weeks ago at Cincinnati, dispatched American Sam Querrey 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 in a first-round match at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Evonne Goolagong Cawley back to her tennis roots, hoping to inspire Aussies
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Evonne Goolagong Cawley back to her tennis roots, hoping to inspire Aussies

At the Noosa Tennis Club, not far from where she and her husband, Roger Cawley, live, Goolagong Cawley held court with a bunch of local schoolchildren and helped cut the ribbon for a mural which will double as a hitting wall.

US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic eyes history, fans return to Flushing Meadows, and other talking points
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US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic eyes history, fans return to Flushing Meadows, and other talking points

US Open, the last major of the year, gets underway today with Novak Djokovic chasing twin records, Naomi Osaka is back in familiar territory and fans frolicking the stadiums.

US Open 2021 women's singles preview: Ash Barty looking to cap off excellent season, Naomi Osaka to make winning return?
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US Open 2021 women's singles preview: Ash Barty looking to cap off excellent season, Naomi Osaka to make winning return?

Ahead of the US Open, Firstpost.com takes a look at the women's singles draw and, with equal parts of bravery and naivete, attempts to determine the potential outcome of all four quarters.

US Open 2021: Relaxed Ashleigh Barty excited for return to fan-energised Slam at Flushing Meadows
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US Open 2021: Relaxed Ashleigh Barty excited for return to fan-energised Slam at Flushing Meadows

Barty is back and so are spectators after empty stands last year due to Covid-19. She's excited about playing before full-capacity crowds after sitting home last year.

US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic faces potential Wimbledon final rematch against Matteo Berrettini in quarter-finals
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US Open 2021: Novak Djokovic faces potential Wimbledon final rematch against Matteo Berrettini in quarter-finals

Under a men's singles draw released Thursday by the US Tennis Association, the 34-year-old Serbian top seed was placed in a draw quarter that could see him meet Australian fourth seed Alex de Minaur in the fourth round.

Cincinnati Masters: Jil Teichmann into maiden Masters 1000 final, to face Ashleigh Barty
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Cincinnati Masters: Jil Teichmann into maiden Masters 1000 final, to face Ashleigh Barty

After ousting fourth-ranked Pliskova, Teichmann stands 4-0 this season against top 10 players.

Cincinnati Masters: Medvedev books semis spot with win over Carreno Busta; Barty beats Krejcikova to reach last-four
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Cincinnati Masters: Medvedev books semis spot with win over Carreno Busta; Barty beats Krejcikova to reach last-four

Medvedev, last week's Toronto champion, won his eighth match in a row as he prepares for a final four contest against compatriot Andrey Rublev.