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Djokovic wins Vienna opener to close on Sampras record

Novak Djokovic defeated Filip Krajinovic in the first round in Vienna on Tuesday to edge closer to Pete Sampras’s all-time record of ending the year as world number one on six occasions. Djokovic beat compatriot Krajinovic 7-6 (8/6), 6-3 and needs to win his next…
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Wimbledon set to return even without fans

Wimbledon is set to go ahead next year even if the Grand Slam tournament has to be staged behind closed doors, organisers announced on Friday. The grasscourt championships were cancelled this year for the first time since World War II because of the coronavirus…
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Nadal 'number one' French Open favourite, says Djokovic

Rafael Nadal remains “number one favourite” for Roland Garros, rival Novak Djokovic said Monday, despite saying the Spaniard’s last-eight exit at the Italian Open showed he can be beaten on clay. Nadal, a 12-time Roland Garros winner, lost in the…
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US Open winner gives up Roland Garros

Naomi Osaka won on September 12, in New York, her third Grand Slam tournament, defeating Belarusian Victoria Azarenka, in the final. Japanese tennis player Naomi Osaka, who won the last US Open, announced that she will not play in the Roland-Garros tournament next week…