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ATP Cup 2020: Novak Djokovic says crowd support at Sydney on a 'different level', made him feel like he was playing at home
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ATP Cup 2020: Novak Djokovic says crowd support at Sydney on a 'different level', made him feel like he was playing at home

Almost an hour after he walked off Ken Rosewell Arena to the raucous chants of his name, Novak Djokovic was distracted by replays of his comeback win over Canadian opponent Denis Shapovalov that secured Serbia's place in the ATP Cup semi-finals.

Tomas Berdych's effortless power, near-perfect technique will live long in memory as Czech ace bids adieu to tennis
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Tomas Berdych's effortless power, near-perfect technique will live long in memory as Czech ace bids adieu to tennis

Tomas Berdych had been beset by injuries since about the middle of 2018, and in 2019 he played a grand total of nine tournaments

ATP Cup 2020: Boris Becker, Marat Safin and Thomas Muster announced as captains of respective national sides for inaugural edition
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ATP Cup 2020: Boris Becker, Marat Safin and Thomas Muster announced as captains of respective national sides for inaugural edition

Six-time Grand Slam champion Boris Becker will captain Germany at next year’s inaugural ATP Cup, while fellow former world number ones Marat Safin and Thomas Muster will lead Russia and Austria at the nation-based tournament.

Paris Masters 2019: Daniil Medvedev says he is preparing for 'dream' debut at ATP finals after shock second-round defeat to Jeremy Chardy
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Paris Masters 2019: Daniil Medvedev says he is preparing for 'dream' debut at ATP finals after shock second-round defeat to Jeremy Chardy

Medvedev will next head to London for his maiden appearance at the ATP Tour Finals next month, where he is hoping to emulate last year's champion and fellow youngster Alexander Zverev

US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal edges Daniil Medvedev in gruelling five-set encounter to clinch 19th Grand Slam title
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US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal edges Daniil Medvedev in gruelling five-set encounter to clinch 19th Grand Slam title

Nadal moved one shy of Roger Federer's record 20 Grand Slams and became the second-oldest New York champion in the Open era after Ken Rosewall in 1970 at 35

US Open 2019: Daniil v Goliath — First-time finalist Medvedev takes on Rafael Nadal in battle of generations
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US Open 2019: Daniil v Goliath — First-time finalist Medvedev takes on Rafael Nadal in battle of generations

Rafael Nadal will invariably try to turn the final into a physical battle. Daniil Medvedev may have to take a trick or two out of Marat Safin’s playbook to slay this giant.

French Open 2018: Unseeded Marco Cecchinato takes Roland Garros by storm two years on from match-fixing ban
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French Open 2018: Unseeded Marco Cecchinato takes Roland Garros by storm two years on from match-fixing ban

The unseeded Marco Cecchinato has taken the Roland Garros by storm after upsetting a host of higher-ranked players at the French Open in Paris.

US Open: Rafael Nadal says 2017 was one of his best seasons after clinching title in New York
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US Open: Rafael Nadal says 2017 was one of his best seasons after clinching title in New York

World No 1 Nadal defeated South Africa's World No 32 Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 in a brutally one-sided final during which he did not face a break point.

US Open 2017: Teenager Andrey Rublev could potentially face his idol Rafael Nadal in quarter-final
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US Open 2017: Teenager Andrey Rublev could potentially face his idol Rafael Nadal in quarter-final

Rublev plays for a quarter-final berth on Monday against Belgian ninth seed David Goffin, whom he has never faced. If he wins, he might just play 15-time Grand Slam winner Nadal for the first time with a trip to the semi-finals at stake

US Open 2017: Tennis' 'NextGen' aims to make most of the opportunity as big stars miss Grand slam
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US Open 2017: Tennis' 'NextGen' aims to make most of the opportunity as big stars miss Grand slam

Alexander Zverev,Dominic Thiem, Nick Kyrgios and Andrey Rublev will be the major contenders to break the hold of the 'Big four', when they take part in US Open 2017.

IPTL 2016: Indian Aces begin campaign with easy win over hosts Japan Warriors
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IPTL 2016: Indian Aces begin campaign with easy win over hosts Japan Warriors

The Indian Aces began their 2016 IPTL campaign with an easy 30-17 win over hosts Japan Warriors at the Saitama Super Arena on Friday.

Justine Henin, Marat Safin inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame
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Justine Henin, Marat Safin inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame

Justine Henin and Marat Safin were honored as the new inductees into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island on Saturday.

IPTL: UAE Royals bank on Federer magic to edge past Singapore Slammers
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IPTL: UAE Royals bank on Federer magic to edge past Singapore Slammers

Japan Warriors did not have to break much sweat in getting past Philippine Mavericks 29-15 but it was a tough day out for UAE Royals, who edged out hosts Singapore Slammers 27-23 in their IPTL match, riding on Roger Federer's win in the deciding men's singles in Singapore Friday.

Marat Safin wins seat in Russian Parliament
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Marat Safin wins seat in Russian Parliament

Former top-ranked tennis player Marat Safin has won a seat in Russia's lower house of Parliament and will represent the pro-Kremlin party United Russia.