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Denis Shapovalov surges into final of Korea Open; to face Yoshihito Nishioka for title
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Denis Shapovalov surges into final of Korea Open; to face Yoshihito Nishioka for title

Shapovalov defeated eighth seed Jenson Brooksby in straight sets 7-5, 6-4 to set up final clash with Nishioka

Miami Open 2022: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov shock top seeds to enter men's doubles quarter-finals
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Miami Open 2022: Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov shock top seeds to enter men's doubles quarter-finals

Rohan Bopanna and Denis Shapovalov will now face the sixth-seeded pair of Wesley Koolhof of the Netherlands and Great Britain's Neal Skupski for a place in the semi-finals.

Andrey Rublev enters Dubai final against Jiri Vesely with 'no war please' plea
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Andrey Rublev enters Dubai final against Jiri Vesely with 'no war please' plea

The Russian No.2 seed signed the camera lens on court with the message, "No war please", clearly stating his feelings about his nation's invasion of Ukraine.

Top seed Denis Shapovalov stunned by Arthur Rinderknech at Qatar Open
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Top seed Denis Shapovalov stunned by Arthur Rinderknech at Qatar Open

Arthur Rinderknech broke once in each set to advance 6-4, 6-4 to a semi-final against Nikoloz Basilashvili, the third seed and defending champion in Doha.

Qatar Open 2022: Roberto Bautista Agut condemns Andy Murray to heavy defeat
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Qatar Open 2022: Roberto Bautista Agut condemns Andy Murray to heavy defeat

Second seed Bautista Agut eased to a 6-0, 6-1 win in the second round of a tournament where Murray, now ranked 87 in the world, was champion in 2008 and 2009.

Singles tennis players competing in doubles format is good for game, says Rohan Bopanna
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Singles tennis players competing in doubles format is good for game, says Rohan Bopanna

Bopanna said the presence of singles players in the doubles draws, in a way, is good for the sport as they draw more fans into the stadiums and that goes a long way in promoting the doubles format.

Australian Open 2022: Denis Shapovalov slams Rafael Nadal time tactics after 'corrupt' umpire jibe
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Australian Open 2022: Denis Shapovalov slams Rafael Nadal time tactics after 'corrupt' umpire jibe

Shapovalov labelled chair umpire Carlos Bernardes "corrupt" during the match for not enforcing a penalty on the meticulous Nadal

Australian Open 2022: Ailing Rafael Nadal survives Denis Shapovalov comeback to reach semi-finals
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Australian Open 2022: Ailing Rafael Nadal survives Denis Shapovalov comeback to reach semi-finals

Rafael Nadal moved to within two matches of a record 21st Grand Slam title with a dogfight five-set quarter-final win over Denis Shapovalov.

Australian Open 2022: Pumped-up Nadal, home hero Barty march into Melbourne quarters
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Australian Open 2022: Pumped-up Nadal, home hero Barty march into Melbourne quarters

Rafael Nadal survived an epic 28-minute tiebreak to seal his spot in the quarter-finals and top seed Ashleigh Barty joined him with victory over giant-killer Amanda Anisimova on Sunday.

Australian Open 2022: 'Everything' went wrong in 'awful' Melbourne exit, says Zverev
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Australian Open 2022: 'Everything' went wrong in 'awful' Melbourne exit, says Zverev

A dejected Alexander Zverev labelled his straight sets exit to Denis Shapovalov on Sunday as one of the worst of his career where "everything" went wrong.

ATP Cup 2022: Canada stun defending champions Russia to make final
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ATP Cup 2022: Canada stun defending champions Russia to make final

Russia face Spain on Sunday with a big task ahead against the unflappable Roberto Bautista Agut and his teammate Pablo Carreno Busta.

ATP Cup 2022: Denis Shapovalov tests COVID-19 positive on arrival in Sydney
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ATP Cup 2022: Denis Shapovalov tests COVID-19 positive on arrival in Sydney

Shapovalov played last week at the World Tennis Championship exhibition event in Abu Dhabi, where he beat Rafael Nadal in the third-place playoff match.

Felix Auger-Aliassime makes maiden entry into ATP Top 10 after reaching Stockholm Open semis
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Felix Auger-Aliassime makes maiden entry into ATP Top 10 after reaching Stockholm Open semis

Beaten in the last-four by compatriot Denis Shapovalov, the 21-year-old Auger-Aliassime leapfrogs Italian Jannik Sinner into 10th spot.

Davis Cup Finals 2021: Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime, Denis Shapovalov pull out of competition
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Davis Cup Finals 2021: Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime, Denis Shapovalov pull out of competition

Tennis Canada said Steven Diez would be added to the Canadian squad that also features Vasek Pospisil, Brayden Schnur and Peter Polansky.

Stockholm Open: 'Legend' Andy Murray loses to Tommy Paul in quarters
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Stockholm Open: 'Legend' Andy Murray loses to Tommy Paul in quarters

Paul, ranked 52, beat three-time major winner Murray 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 and will take on compatriot Frances Tiafoe for a place in the final.

Stockholm Open: Andy Murray stuns Jannik Sinner for second top-10 win of season
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Stockholm Open: Andy Murray stuns Jannik Sinner for second top-10 win of season

Murray, now ranked a lowly 143 in the world, will face Tommy Paul of the United States for a place in the last-four.

San Diego Open: Casper Ruud knocks Andy Murray out; Denis Shapovalov claws back to beat Taylor Fritz
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San Diego Open: Casper Ruud knocks Andy Murray out; Denis Shapovalov claws back to beat Taylor Fritz

The match was even at 5-all but turned when Murray, a three-time Grand Slam champion and former No 1-ranked player who is now 109th, allowed the first set to slip away entirely and also fell behind early in the second by dropping five consecutive games.

Laver Cup: Team Europe takes 3-1 lead over Team world on opening day
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Laver Cup: Team Europe takes 3-1 lead over Team world on opening day

Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud and Matteo Berrettini won their singles matches as Team Europe jumped to a 3-1 lead over Team World following the opening day of the fourth edition of the annual tennis showdown.

ATP Toronto Masters: Canadians Felix Auger-Aliassime, Denis Shapovalov exit in second round
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ATP Toronto Masters: Canadians Felix Auger-Aliassime, Denis Shapovalov exit in second round

Shapovalov has now dropped three matches in a row, at Wimbledon and last month in the Swiss alpine village of Gstaad where he was top seed.

Wimbledon 2021: Denis Shapovalov rues letting Djokovic off the hook in semi-finals, says proud of his campaign
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Wimbledon 2021: Denis Shapovalov rues letting Djokovic off the hook in semi-finals, says proud of his campaign

Djokovic saved 10 of 11 break points to go through to the final after running out a 7-6 (7/3), 7-5, 7-5 winner against Shapovalov.