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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.
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Belgium's David Goffin pulls out of Games due to injury
Goffin joins several high-profile players who have already withdrawn from the Olympics.
Wimbledon 2021: Rafael Nadal, Naomi Osaka, Simona Halep, Dominic Thiem, skip grass court major
Rafael Nadal, Naomi Osaka and Milos Raonic are the high profile names to opt against playing at Wimbledon which starts 28 June.
Halle Open: Alexander Zverev becomes latest seed to crash out following defeat against Ugo Humbert
After Roger Federer suffered a shock defeat on Wednesday, Zverev, who reached the semi-finals of the French Open last week, also exited in the second round when he lost 7-6 (7/4), 3-6, 6-3 to France's Ugo Humbert.
Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal battles past Kei Nishikori in three sets to enter quarter-finals
The world number three triumphed 6-0, 2-6, 6-2 over 2014 and 2015 champion Nishikori and next faces Britain's Cameron Norrie, a fellow left-hander, for a place in the semi-finals.
Monte Carlo Masters: 'Disaster' as Rafael Nadal's bid for 12th title ended by Andrey Rublev
Rublev clinched his first win against third-seeded Nadal on his first match point with a typically powerful winner on forehand — a weapon Nadal struggled to contain all match.
Monte Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic eliminated in shock defeat against Dan Evans, Rafael Nadal wins
World number one Djokovic was broken five times by the Briton in their last-16 clash and suffered his first loss of the year, having won the Australian Open for the ninth time in February.
Roger Federer to face Britain’s Daniel Evans in Qatar Open as he returns from 13-month break
Roger Federer had two operations on his right knee since playing at the Australian Open last year.
Stefanos Tsitsipas edges past Hubert Hurkacz to set up quarter-final clash against Karen Khachanov in Rotterdam
The Greek second seed dropped the second set but won in a tight decider on his third match point, securing a 6-4, 4-6, 7-5 victory.
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.
Open Sud de France: Belgium's David Goffin wins first title in over three years after beating Roberto Bautista Agut
Goffin, the 30-year-old world number 15, saw off top seed and 13th-ranked Bautista Agut 5-7, 6-4, 6-2.
Ugo Humbert saves three match points to reach quarter-finals in Montpellier
Humbert trailed 2-5 in the second set and faced the match points at 3-5, then turned things around to clinch a 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5) win after nearly three hours.
Paris Masters 2020: Ugo Humbert upsets second-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas, sets up Marin Cilic clash
Humbert, who is on a seven-match winning streak after winning the Antwerp title last month, missed four match points but battled to a 7-6 (7/4), 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (7/3) victory.
Belgian world No 13 David Goffin tests positive for COVID-19 days after French Open exit
Goffin said he will withdraw from the St Petersburg tournament but intends to return before the end of the season.
French Open 2020: Stan Wawrinka brushes aside Andy Murray to reach second round; Simona Halep advances
Wawrinka fired 42 winners past the former world number one and will take on Dominik Koepfer of Germany for a place in the last 32.
Italian Open 2020: Nadal makes winning return after over six-month layoff; Azarenka beats Venus in first round
Defending champion Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic made winning returns at the Italian Open on Wednesday with the top two men's seeds easing into the third round of the clay-court tournament in Rome.
Ultimate Tennis Showdown: Dominic Thiem joins Patrick Mouratoglou's innovative new league in France
World number three Dominic Thiem will be the fourth top-10 player from the men’s ATP Tour to join the field in the innovative new tennis league starting in France on Saturday, organisers announced.
Patrick Mouratoglou targets new fanbase with innovative Ultimate Tennis Showdown league
UTS will be held at Mouratoglou’s academy in Nice with 10 matches every weekend for a total of 50 matches and prize money on offer for each clash.
Coronavirus crisis forces sportspersons to contemplate playing behind closed doors while chess and poker go online
The coronavirus pandemic has pushed hyperactive sportspeople, used to living out of suitcases, to grapple with adjusting to the new normal, which is to stay at home and maintain fitness.
Serena Williams’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou to organise tennis tournament in May to help players return to court
Serena Williams’ coach Patrick Mouratoglou says his tennis academy will host a five-week tournament starting in May that will give players the chance to get back on court during the COVID-19 pandemic.