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Sydney Tennis Classic 2022: Aslan Karatsev ends Andy Murray's run; Paula Badosa wins
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Sydney Tennis Classic 2022: Aslan Karatsev ends Andy Murray's run; Paula Badosa wins

Andy Murray’s impressive run ended one win short of a 47th career title when he lost the Sydney Tennis Classic final 6-3, 6-3 to top-seeded Aslan Karatsev on Saturday.

Sydney Classic 2022: Rejuvenated Andy Murray battles into first final since 2019
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Sydney Classic 2022: Rejuvenated Andy Murray battles into first final since 2019

Murray was was exceptional against towering Reilly Opelka at the Sydney Classic, battling through their semi-final 6-7 (6/8), 6-4, 6-4, successfully blunting the American's giant serve.

Yuki Bhambri receives direct entry into men's singles main draw at Tata Open Maharashtra
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Yuki Bhambri receives direct entry into men's singles main draw at Tata Open Maharashtra

Yuki Bhambri is currently preparing for the Australian Open after recovering from an injury.

Kremlin Cup 2021: Aslan Karatsev, Anett Kontaveit triumph in contrasting styles
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Kremlin Cup 2021: Aslan Karatsev, Anett Kontaveit triumph in contrasting styles

Cilic, the 2014 US Open champion, was no match for Karatsev who won the trophy without dropping a set.

Kremlin Cup 2021: Anett Kontaveit faces Ekaterina Alexandrova in Moscow final
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Kremlin Cup 2021: Anett Kontaveit faces Ekaterina Alexandrova in Moscow final

In Sunday's final, Kontaveit will bid to win a third title in as many months after beating Marketa Vondrousova 6-3, 6-4 in the other semifinal match.

Kremlin Cup 2021: Aryna Sabalenka knocked out by Ekaterina Alexandrova, Maria Sakkari beats Simona Halep
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Kremlin Cup 2021: Aryna Sabalenka knocked out by Ekaterina Alexandrova, Maria Sakkari beats Simona Halep

Sabalenka was playing in her first tournament since reaching the semi-finals of the US Open last month. She then missed the tournament in Indian Wells, California, after a positive test for the coronavirus.

Indian Wells 2021: US Open champion Daniil Medvedev stunned by Grigor Dimitrov
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Indian Wells 2021: US Open champion Daniil Medvedev stunned by Grigor Dimitrov

Dimitrov will face Polish eighth seed Hubert Hurkacz, who rolled over Russian Aslan Karatsev 6-1, 6-3 earlier on Wednesday, in the quarter-finals.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Novak Djokovic loses second semi-final of day in mixed doubles
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Novak Djokovic loses second semi-final of day in mixed doubles

World number one Djokovic had earlier seen his Golden Grand Slam bid ended by a singles semi-final defeat by Alexander Zverev.

Cameron Norrie beats Aslan Karatsev to set up all-English quarter-final against Jack Draper at Queen's
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Cameron Norrie beats Aslan Karatsev to set up all-English quarter-final against Jack Draper at Queen's

Norrie ousted fifth-seed Aslan Karatsev 7-5, 6-2 with the Russian unsettled after falling heavily early in the second set

Italian Open: Jannik Sinner sets up Rafael Nadal clash in Rome second round
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Italian Open: Jannik Sinner sets up Rafael Nadal clash in Rome second round

The Italian teenager will face the 20-time Grand Slam winner for the second time, having impressed against Nadal in last year's French Open quarter-finals despite losing in straight sets.

Madrid Open: World No 1 Novak Djokovic pulls out of tournament, announce organisers
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Madrid Open: World No 1 Novak Djokovic pulls out of tournament, announce organisers

A message from the tournament's official twitter account read: "Novak Djokovic will not be playing in the Mutua Madrid Open. 'Sorry that I won’t be able to travel to Madrid this year and meet all my fans”, said Djokovic. 'It’s been two years already, quite a long time. Hope to see you all next year!'".

Serbia Open: World No 1 Novak Djokovic commends Aslan Karatsev's 'bravery' following semi-final defeat
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Serbia Open: World No 1 Novak Djokovic commends Aslan Karatsev's 'bravery' following semi-final defeat

The 28th-ranked Karatsev saved 23 of 28 breakpoints to advance to his second final of the year following a 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 victory, gaining a measure of revenge for his defeat by Djokovic in the last four of the Australian Open.

Serbia Open: World No 1 Novak Djokovic hopes Covid-19 vaccination will not be compulsory
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Serbia Open: World No 1 Novak Djokovic hopes Covid-19 vaccination will not be compulsory

On whether or not he will be vaccinated to guarantee entry to tournaments, 33-year-old Djokovic refused to commit himself.

Russian Aslan Karatsev beats Lloyd Harris in straight sets in Dubai final to claim first ATP Tour title
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Russian Aslan Karatsev beats Lloyd Harris in straight sets in Dubai final to claim first ATP Tour title

The 27-year-old, who became the first man to reach the semi-finals on their Grand Slam debut in the Open era at the Australian Open last month, cruised past South African Harris 6-3, 6-2.

Dubai Tennis Championships: Aslan Karatsev beats Andrey Rublev to enter maiden ATP singles final
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Aslan Karatsev beats Andrey Rublev to enter maiden ATP singles final

The 27-year-old, who became the first man to reach the semi-finals on their Grand Slam debut in the Open era at the Australian Open last month, edged out his in-form compatriot 6-2, 4-6, 6-4.

Dubai Tennis Championships: Andrey Rublev overcomes Marton Fucsovics challenge; Denis Shapovalov enters semi-final
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Andrey Rublev overcomes Marton Fucsovics challenge; Denis Shapovalov enters semi-final

Second-seeded Rublev extended his winning streak at 500-level tournaments to 23 matches in a row after he overcame Hungarian Marton Fucsovics 7-5, 6-2.

Denis Shapovalov, Aslan Karatsev through to semi-finals of Dubai Duty Free Championships
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Denis Shapovalov, Aslan Karatsev through to semi-finals of Dubai Duty Free Championships

The third-seeded Shapovalov has yet to drop a set this week in the Emirates, and has not been broken in all 28 service games he has played through three matches.

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.

Qatar Open: Roger Federer makes winning return against Dan Evans after 13 months out
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Qatar Open: Roger Federer makes winning return against Dan Evans after 13 months out

"It's been a long and tough road for me," said Federer, who hasn't played a match since a semis defeat to Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open in January 2020, 405 days ago.

ATP rankings: Daniil Medvedev breaks into top three as Aslan Karatsev soars 72 places
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ATP rankings: Daniil Medvedev breaks into top three as Aslan Karatsev soars 72 places

Medvedev finished runner-up at a Grand Slam for the second time as he was swept aside by top-ranked Novak Djokovic in Sunday's final in Melbourne, the Serb collecting his 18th major title.