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Djokovic Return Awaited with Eager Anticipation

December 27, 2017

Back in early June of 2016 talk of the G.O.A.T in men’s tennis was swirling around big time. Novak Djokovic had just completed the career Grand Slam by defeating Andy Murray in four sets in the French Open final, becoming the first man since Rod Laver in 1969 to hold all four major titles at […]

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Djokovic Fights Way Past Schwartzman to Reach Fourth Round at French Open

June 2, 2017

Second seed Novak Djokovic rallied from a two-sets to one deficit to defeat a tenacious Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 5-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the third round of the French Open Friday afternoon. Djokovic, with new coach Andre Agassi looking on, weathered Schwartzman’s aggressive offensive assault through the first three sets to finally wear […]

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Djokovic Whips Murray Once Again to Win Australian Open

February 2, 2015

Novak Djokovic won his fifth Australian Open and eighth career Grand Slam on Sunday night, wearing down Andy Murray and defeating the Scot for the third time in a final at Melbourne Park. Djokovic prevailed 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-0 in three hours and 39 minutes. The title ties Djokovic with Andre Agassi, Jimmy […]

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Djokovic Tops Murray for Sony Ericsson Crown

April 1, 2012

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic defended his title at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami this afternoon, defeating No. 4-seeded Andy Murray 6-1, 7-6 (4) in convincing fashion. Djokovic joins Andre Agassi (6) and Pete Sampras (3) as the only players with three or more wins at Miami. The 24-year-old Serb also won at Key […]

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Federer Trumps Tsonga to Win Paris Masters

November 13, 2011

World No. 4 Roger Federer, playing with methodical efficiency, defeated home favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-1, 7-6 (3) Sunday afternoon in the final of the BNP Paribas Masters in Paris. The win was Federer’s first Paris Masters title and the 18th Masters Series championship of his career, breaking a tie with Andre Agassi for second most […]

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Nadal Tops Federer to Win Madrid Masters

May 17, 2010

Rafael Nadal won his record 18th Masters Series title yesterday, defeating reigning-champion Roger Federer 6-4, 7-6 (5) in the final of the Madrid Masters. The win boosted Nadal’s record to 15-0 on the European clay-court swing leading up to the French Open and broke a tie with Andre Agassi for most Masters titles. Nadal won […]

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Nadal Defeats Ferrer for 5th Rome Masters

May 2, 2010

No. 3 seed Rafael Nadal won his fifth Rome Masters crown earlier today, dispatching fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 7-5, 6-2 in one hour and 44 minutes in a match twice interrupted by rain. Nadal, who ended an 11-month title drought two weeks ago with a win in Monte Carlo, picked up his 27th clay-court title […]

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Federer Drubs Djokovic at Cincinnati Masters

August 24, 2009

Roger Federer is tanned and ready. The Swiss Maestro showed he is in top form yesterday with a decisive 6-1, 7-5 victory over Novak Djokovic in the final of the Cincinnati Masters. The title was No. 1 Federer’s fourth of the year and first since he became a father of twin girls last month. Just […]

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Nalbandian Done Down Under

January 22, 2009

The travails that torment David Nalbandian in his quest to win a Grand Slam title continue. The No. 10 seed from Argentina was bounced from the Australian Open by unheralded Yen-Hsun Lu 6-4, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 yesterday. The second-round upset was the earliest Nalbandian exit in Melbourne since his first Aussie Open in 2002, also […]

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Santoro Continues to Wield His Magic

July 14, 2008

Fabrice Santoro got to celebrate Bastille Day early this year. The No. 2-seeded Frenchman won his second straight Hall of Fame Tennis Championships title yesterday, downing Prakash Amritraj 6-3, 7-5 to become the second player since 1990 to win an ATP event after his 35th birthday. Andre Agassi won three events in 2005 when he […]

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