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Indian Wells 2022: Daniil Medvedev, Stefanos Tsitsipas sent packing by Gael Monfils, Jenson Brooksby
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Indian Wells 2022: Daniil Medvedev, Stefanos Tsitsipas sent packing by Gael Monfils, Jenson Brooksby

French world number 28 Monfils produced a vintage performance to down Medvedev 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 in just over two hours to advance to the fourth round.

Adelaide International: Ashleigh Barty sends Australian Open warning with Elena Rybakina demolition
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Adelaide International: Ashleigh Barty sends Australian Open warning with Elena Rybakina demolition

Barty took just 64 minutes to see off the seventh seeded Rybakina 6-3, 6-2 and claim the 14th singles title of her career.

Adelaide International: Ashleigh Barty dismantles Iga Swiatek, to meet Elena Rybakina in final
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Adelaide International: Ashleigh Barty dismantles Iga Swiatek, to meet Elena Rybakina in final

Australia's Barty, the world number one, dominated her Polish opponent to win 6-2, 6-4 and show why she will go into this month's Australian Open as a firm favourite.

Chicago Fall Classic: Ons Jabeur breaks losing streak against Elina Svitolina, through to semis
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Chicago Fall Classic: Ons Jabeur breaks losing streak against Elina Svitolina, through to semis

The Tunisian won her 43rd match of the year, tying her with second-ranked Aryna Sabalenka for the most on the WTA Tour.

US Open 2021: Osaka, Tsitsipas, Rublev bundled out on day of upsets
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US Open 2021: Osaka, Tsitsipas, Rublev bundled out on day of upsets

Day 5 of US Open had its share of fantastic matches and upsets with Tsitsipas, defending champion Osaka and Rublev exiting the tournament.

US Open 2021: Teenagers Carlos Alcaraz, Leylah Fernandez upset Stefanos Tsitsipas, Naomi Osaka
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US Open 2021: Teenagers Carlos Alcaraz, Leylah Fernandez upset Stefanos Tsitsipas, Naomi Osaka

Fernandez, who won her first WTA title in March at Monterrey, had never beaten so high-ranked a rival as third-rated Osaka and the same was true for Alcaraz when he sent home the men's world number three.

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer ease into the quarter-finals as first-timers shine
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer ease into the quarter-finals as first-timers shine

Djokovic reached his 12th Wimbledon quarter-final and is looking for a sixth title at the All England Club, and a record-equaling 20th Grand Slam trophy.

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic grabs 75th win at All England Club, Andy Murray suffers earliest exit
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic grabs 75th win at All England Club, Andy Murray suffers earliest exit

Defending champion Djokovic survived a nervy third set to defeat 114th-ranked American qualifier Denis Kudla 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (9/7) to book a place in the fourth round of a Grand Slam for the 55th time.

Jelena Ostapenko to face Anett Kontaveit in Eastbourne final; Lorenzo Sonego vs Alex De Minaur for men
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Jelena Ostapenko to face Anett Kontaveit in Eastbourne final; Lorenzo Sonego vs Alex De Minaur for men

Former French Open champion Ostapenko, now 43rd in the world rankings, struck 38 winners against Kazakhstan's Rybakina, who appeared to be hindered late in the first set by a back problem.

French Open 2021: Tsitsipas downs Medvedev to set up semis with Zverev; Zidansek, Pavlyuchenkova progress to last-4
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French Open 2021: Tsitsipas downs Medvedev to set up semis with Zverev; Zidansek, Pavlyuchenkova progress to last-4

No 31 seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia and 85th-ranked Tamara Zidansek of Slovenia each earned her first berth in a major semi-final.

French Open 2021: Serena Williams, Roger Federer arrived with doubts, leave with Wimbledon hopes
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French Open 2021: Serena Williams, Roger Federer arrived with doubts, leave with Wimbledon hopes

Serena Williams and Roger Federer struggled for form, fitness and matches coming into the French Open. They now approach Wimbledon with a better outlook.

French Open 2021: Serena, Federer exit Grand Slam; Medvedev sets up Tsitsipas clash
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French Open 2021: Serena, Federer exit Grand Slam; Medvedev sets up Tsitsipas clash

Serena, still one short of Margaret Court's all-time record of most Grand Slam singles titles, has not gone beyond the fourth round at Roland Garros since losing the 2016 final.

French Open 2021: Serena Williams keeps hopes of 24th Grand Slam alive; Aryna Sabalenka exits
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French Open 2021: Serena Williams keeps hopes of 24th Grand Slam alive; Aryna Sabalenka exits

Williams needed three sets to get by Mihaela Buzarnescu in the previous round and she clearly did not want to go the distance again this time, beating Collins 6-4, 6-4.

Abu Dhabi Open: Veronika Kudermetova beats second seed Elina Svitolina; Maria Sakkari, Aryna Sabalenka into semis
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Abu Dhabi Open: Veronika Kudermetova beats second seed Elina Svitolina; Maria Sakkari, Aryna Sabalenka into semis

Kenin lost to ninth-seeded Maria Sakkari 2-6, 6-2, 6-0 in the quarter-finals. Svitolina lost to unseeded Russian Veronika Kudermetova 5-7, 6-3, 7-6 (3).

Abu Dhabi Open: Sofia Kenin fights back to beat Yulia Putintseva; Maria Sakkari, Elina Svitolina through to quarters
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Abu Dhabi Open: Sofia Kenin fights back to beat Yulia Putintseva; Maria Sakkari, Elina Svitolina through to quarters

Kenin posted 57 unforced errors to Putintseva's 43 but still prevailed 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 over the 13th-seeded Putintseva.

Abu Dhabi Open 2021: Sofia Kenin opens with straight sets win; victories for Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova, Aryna Sabalenka
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Abu Dhabi Open 2021: Sofia Kenin opens with straight sets win; victories for Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova, Aryna Sabalenka

The American hit 11 aces against Yang to set up a second-round match against Kirsten Flipkens.

'Frustrated' Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin keen to rediscover Melbourne Park rhythm
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'Frustrated' Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin keen to rediscover Melbourne Park rhythm

Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin says she is frustrated by her inability to rediscover the rhythm she had at Melbourne Park after crashing out of the Qatar Open

Dubai Tennis Championships: Simona Halep’s newfound offense and Elena Rybakina’s risk-free power produce thrilling final
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Simona Halep’s newfound offense and Elena Rybakina’s risk-free power produce thrilling final

Halep's running forehand will always be a thing of pure joy. But now there’s the stand-and-deliver forehand too; that is the thing that will win her the big titles against the big hitters

Dubai Tennis Championships: Simona Halep captures 20th singles title with tiebreaker win over Elena Rybakina
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Simona Halep captures 20th singles title with tiebreaker win over Elena Rybakina

It was the second Dubai Tennis Championships title for the current Wimbledon champion Simona Halep

Dubai Tennis Championships: Sofia Kenin, Belinda Bencic lose first round matches on day of upsets
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Dubai Tennis Championships: Sofia Kenin, Belinda Bencic lose first round matches on day of upsets

Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin, defending champion Belinda Bencic and third seed Elina Svitolina made swift exits at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships after they all fell in the first round on Tuesday.