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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.

Vienna Open: Alexander Zverev beats Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to claim year's fifth title
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Vienna Open: Alexander Zverev beats Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to claim year's fifth title

The German second seed ran his record since losing in the last 16 in Wimbledon in June to 25-2 as he won in one hour and 36 minutes.

Erste Bank Open: 'Jokerman' Frances Tiafoe comes from set and break down to make Vienna final
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Erste Bank Open: 'Jokerman' Frances Tiafoe comes from set and break down to make Vienna final

Tiafoe, the world number 49, clinched a hard-fought 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 win to reach his first final of the season where he will face German second seed Alexander Zverev who downed Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz 6-3, 6-3.

Erste Bank Open: Carlos Alcaraz in Vienna semi-final, Jannik Sinner eyes ATP finale
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Erste Bank Open: Carlos Alcaraz in Vienna semi-final, Jannik Sinner eyes ATP finale

The 18-year-old Alcaraz easily took the first set, lost the second on a tie-break before sealing victory over the Wimbledon finalist Matteo Berrettini on his third match point in the third-set tie-break.

Vienna Open: Frances Tiafoe upsets Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev clinches 300th win
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Vienna Open: Frances Tiafoe upsets Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev clinches 300th win

Thursday's win was Tiafoe's first in seven matches against a top-three player, as Tsitsipas reached his career-high No. 3 ranking in August.

Andy Murray hails 'unbelievable battle' after marathon victory over Frances Tiafoe
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Andy Murray hails 'unbelievable battle' after marathon victory over Frances Tiafoe

At 3hr 45min it was the longest best-of-three match this year, the ATP said, eclipsing the 3hr 38min played by Rafael Nadal and Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Barcelona final in April.

US Open 2021: A first at Flushing Meadows - no American singles player in quarter-finals
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US Open 2021: A first at Flushing Meadows - no American singles player in quarter-finals

There are 14 Americans in the top 100 of the ATP rankings, the most since 1996; the 13 men who got to the second round last week were the most since the 15 in 1994.

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.

ATP Winston-Salem: Andy Murray eliminated in second round by Frances Tiafoe
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ATP Winston-Salem: Andy Murray eliminated in second round by Frances Tiafoe

Tiafoe advances to the third round of the hardcourt tournament where he will face either Thiago Monteiro or Eduardo Nava.

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.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to enter third round
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Frances Tiafoe in straight sets to enter third round

The Greek third seed downed American Tiafoe 6-3, 6-4 under the centre court roof at Ariake Tennis Park, where all play on outside courts was delayed an hour by morning drizzle.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 17-year-old Coco Gauff, Jennifer Brady lead US tennis team
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 17-year-old Coco Gauff, Jennifer Brady lead US tennis team

The list of players heading to Japan includes 17-year-old Gauff, 2021 Australian Open runner-up Brady, Jessica Pegula and Alison Riske for women's singles, and Tommy Paul, Frances Tiafoe, Tennys Sandgren and Marcos Giron for men's singles.

Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic slides to victory; Tsitsipas crashes and Andy Murray shines as Wimbledon makes soggy return
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Wimbledon 2021: Novak Djokovic slides to victory; Tsitsipas crashes and Andy Murray shines as Wimbledon makes soggy return

Djokovic dropped the first set against Jack Draper, but soon snuffed out any danger of him becoming only the third defending champion to lose in the first round, by sweeping through the remainder of the tie.

Miami Open: Ashleigh Barty reaches semis after hard-fought win over Aryna Sabalenka; Daniil Medvedev into last eight
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Miami Open: Ashleigh Barty reaches semis after hard-fought win over Aryna Sabalenka; Daniil Medvedev into last eight

Meanwhile, Jannik Sinner downed Emil Ruusuvuori 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the last eight.

Australian Open 2021: Djokovic, Serena win; Wawrinka squanders three match points, Andreescu's comeback stalled
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Australian Open 2021: Djokovic, Serena win; Wawrinka squanders three match points, Andreescu's comeback stalled

Though Tiafoe played an aggressive match, Djokovic was better when it mattered. He had the edge in terms of winners (56-49) and converted five break points to just two for Tiafoe.

ATP Awards: Roger Federer remains singles fans' favourite; Frances Tiafoe wins Arthur Ashe Humanitarian Award
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ATP Awards: Roger Federer remains singles fans' favourite; Frances Tiafoe wins Arthur Ashe Humanitarian Award

Federer, who played only six singles all year, was the singles fans’ favorite for a record-extending 18th straight year

US Open 2020: 'Flat' Dominic Thiem fights his way into last-16 at Marin Cilic's expense
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US Open 2020: 'Flat' Dominic Thiem fights his way into last-16 at Marin Cilic's expense

Dominic Thiem, the losing finalist in the Australian Open this year, battled to a 6-2, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 victory in the late match at an empty Arthur Ashe stadium.

Western & Southern Open: Andy Murray beats Frances Tiafoe to enter second-round; Dayana Yastremska ousts Venus Williams
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Western & Southern Open: Andy Murray beats Frances Tiafoe to enter second-round; Dayana Yastremska ousts Venus Williams

The 33-year-old Scotsman advanced in hot and humid conditions to a second-round date with German fifth seed Alexander Zverev at the COVID-19 quarantine bubble that will also be used for the US Open, which starts on August 31.

US Open 2020: Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray handed wild card for Western & Southern Open
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US Open 2020: Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray handed wild card for Western & Southern Open

Former Wimbledon and US Open champion Murray was given slot alongside Americans Tommy Paul, Tennys Sandgren and Frances Tiafoe for the event, a warm-up for the Grand Slam in New York which begins on 31 August

Coronavirus Outbreak: Frances Tiafoe withdraws from All-American Team Cup after testing positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Frances Tiafoe withdraws from All-American Team Cup after testing positive for COVID-19

Tiafoe was scheduled to face Tennys Sandgren on Saturday in the weekend tournament involving eight top American men's players at Life Time Fitness in Peachtree Corners