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After postponing China Masters, Dutch Open twice, BWF cancels tournaments due to coronavirus
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After postponing China Masters, Dutch Open twice, BWF cancels tournaments due to coronavirus

Badminton’s World Tour is due to restart with the Taipei Open during the first week of September, followed by the Korea Open a week later.

Australian Open 2020: Naomi Osaka says she's in a 'better headspace' than last year for title defence at Melbourne Park
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Australian Open 2020: Naomi Osaka says she's in a 'better headspace' than last year for title defence at Melbourne Park

Osaka started 2019 by winning her second straight Grand Slam title in Melbourne following her success at the 2018 US Open but suffered early exits at Roland Garros and Wimbledon

China Open 2019: Kento Momota defeats Chou Tien-chen to defend Fuzhou crown, win 10th title this year
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China Open 2019: Kento Momota defeats Chou Tien-chen to defend Fuzhou crown, win 10th title this year

Kento Momota won his 10th title of a remarkable year as Japan's world number one defeated Chou Tien-chen to retain his Fuzhou China Open crown on Sunday.

China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty enter doubles quarter-finals; P Kashyap, B Sai Praneeth crash out
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China Open: Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty enter doubles quarter-finals; P Kashyap, B Sai Praneeth crash out

India's men's doubles pair of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty on Thursday stunned sixth seed Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe of Japan to enter the quarterfinals of the China Open.

Vienna Open 2019: Local favourite Dominic Thiem closes in on 16th career title after semi-final win over Matteo Berrettini
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Vienna Open 2019: Local favourite Dominic Thiem closes in on 16th career title after semi-final win over Matteo Berrettini

Dominic Thiem, who won the China Open earlier this month, also gained revenge on Berrettini for beating him in the quarter-finals in Shanghai two weeks ago

BWF French Open 2019: PV Sindhu looks to snap run of early exits, Saina Nehwal keen to rise above fitness woes
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BWF French Open 2019: PV Sindhu looks to snap run of early exits, Saina Nehwal keen to rise above fitness woes

World champion PV Sindhu would look to snap her recent run of early exits when she begins her women's singles campaign at the $750,000 French Open badminton tournament, beginning on Tuesday.

BWF Denmark Open 2019: Saina Nehwal loses to Sayaka Takahashi in straight games; Sameer Verma beats Kanta Tsuneyama to advance to second round
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BWF Denmark Open 2019: Saina Nehwal loses to Sayaka Takahashi in straight games; Sameer Verma beats Kanta Tsuneyama to advance to second round

Saina has been going through a tough phase with fitness issues since claiming the Indonesia Masters in January, having previously made first-round exits from China and Korea Open this year

China Open 2019: Dominic Thiem finally sheds his 'clay-courter' image with latest hard-court triumph in Beijing
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China Open 2019: Dominic Thiem finally sheds his 'clay-courter' image with latest hard-court triumph in Beijing

2019, all aside, has been quite the year for Thiem on the surface; he won his first Masters title this year - and on hard courts.

Tennis rankings: Naomi Osaka returns to WTA top three after China Open victory; Novak Djokovic maintains hold over No 1 spot
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Tennis rankings: Naomi Osaka returns to WTA top three after China Open victory; Novak Djokovic maintains hold over No 1 spot

Naomi Osaka's win over world number one Ashleigh Barty in Beijing at the weekend lifted the Japanese player back into the top three in the new WTA rankings released on Monday.

China Open: After victory over Ashleigh Barty, 'humbled' Naomi Osaka reveals pressure of being number one
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China Open: After victory over Ashleigh Barty, 'humbled' Naomi Osaka reveals pressure of being number one

Naomi Osaka has opened up on the immense pressure she placed on herself earlier this year that contributed to a slump in form and the loss of her top ranking.

China Open 2019: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty edges past resurgent Kiki Bertens in three sets to reach final
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China Open 2019: World No 1 Ashleigh Barty edges past resurgent Kiki Bertens in three sets to reach final

Barty will face either title-holder Caroline Wozniacki or reigning Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka, both of whom will play their semi-final later on Saturday

China Open 2019: Andy Murray’s comeback gains steam in Beijing as post-surgery improvements come to fore
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China Open 2019: Andy Murray’s comeback gains steam in Beijing as post-surgery improvements come to fore

Knowing Andy Murray and the years of hard work he has put into his career, it would be wise not to doubt him when he says he can improve further.

China Open 2019: Naomi Osaka fights back from set down to beat Bianca Andreescu in thrilling quarter-final
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China Open 2019: Naomi Osaka fights back from set down to beat Bianca Andreescu in thrilling quarter-final

21-year-old Japanese star Naomi Osaka moved into the China Open semi-finals with a 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 victory in over two hours in Beijing.

China Open: Andy Murray goes down fighting in quarter-final after straight-set defeat to top-seed Dominic Thiem
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China Open: Andy Murray goes down fighting in quarter-final after straight-set defeat to top-seed Dominic Thiem

Murray, a three-time Grand Slam winner, had the Beijing crowd firmly behind him against the Austrian Thiem, ranked fifth in the world to his opponent's 503rd.

China Open: Ashleigh Barty battles past Petra Kvitova in three-set tie to book place in semi-finals
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China Open: Ashleigh Barty battles past Petra Kvitova in three-set tie to book place in semi-finals

Barty came from a set down to win 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 and plays Ukraine's Elina Svitolina or Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands in the last four in Beijing.

China Open 2019: Andy Murray disappointed with lack of huge crowds despite tournament featuring top players
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China Open 2019: Andy Murray disappointed with lack of huge crowds despite tournament featuring top players

At the ongoing China Open in Beijing, the biggest matches have played out to rows of unoccupied seats at the cavernous Diamond Court, the main arena.

China Open 2019: Naomi Osaka reveals her father's 'it's not rocket science' phrase triggers her to success
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China Open 2019: Naomi Osaka reveals her father's 'it's not rocket science' phrase triggers her to success

Naomi Osaka said that having her father as her coach had been "nostalgic" and revealed on Tuesday that one of his favourite phrases to her is, "It's not rocket science."

China Open: Naomi Osaka reaches second round after fighting win over 76th-ranked Jessica Pegula
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China Open: Naomi Osaka reaches second round after fighting win over 76th-ranked Jessica Pegula

Fourth seed Osaka looked frustrated and disgruntled on several occasions against the 76th-ranked Pegula.

China Open: Garbine Muguruza loses to Sofia Kenin in a match that concluded at 2:31 am
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China Open: Garbine Muguruza loses to Sofia Kenin in a match that concluded at 2:31 am

China Open organisers faced questions after two-time Grand Slam champion Garbine Muguruza lost in a match which did not start until nearly 1:00 am and concluded at 2:31 am