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TEAM EUROPE WIN LAVER CUP

Germany's Alexander Zverev beat South African Kevin Anderson 6-7 (3-7) 7-5 10-7 as Team Europe completed victory over Team World on the final day of the Laver Cup exhibition event in Chicago. Roger Federer also beat John Isner 6-7 (5-7) 7-6 (10-8) 10-7 as Europe retained the trophy 13-8. Earlier Federer and

OSAKA LOSES PAN PACIFIC OPEN

Tearful US Open champion Naomi Osaka blamed tiredness after a surprise defeat in straight sets by Karolina Pliskova in the Pan Pacific Open final. Japan's Osaka was hoping to give home fans a victory to celebrate in Tokyo but went down 6-4 6-4 to the Czech. "I've literally never felt more tired

CROTIA BEAT U.S TO GET TO DAVIS CUP FINAL

Earler, Cilic was given a code violation by Carlos Ramos - the umpire who was called a "thief" by Serena Williams in the US Open final for smashing his racquet. The world number six broke his racquet on the ground after a series of errors in a tight third set against

Serena defends her integrity after Grand Slam controversy

The American received three code violations, including a game penalty for verbal abuse, from chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the final, where she was beaten by Japan’s Naomi Osaka 6-2 6-4. After Williams lost the first set to the Japanese 20th seed, Ramos gave Williams the first code violation in the

Naomi Osaka claims US Open title

Naomi Osaka became Japan’s first Grand Slam singles champion after she thumped Serena Williams 6-2 6-4 in a controversial U.S. Open final on Saturday, with the American suffering a mesmerizing meltdown after being handed a code violation. It was drama-filled conclusion to a final that was rich with storylines but will

Can Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic Renew Rivalry in New York

Defending US Open champion Rafael Nadal and twice winner Novak Djokovic are one victory away from renewing their rivalry in the final with both expected to get through their semis on Friday. World number one Nadal faces big-serving Argentine third seed Juan Martin del Potro while sixth seed Novak Djokovic meets

US OPEN: DEL POTRO ADVANCES TO SEMIS

Former champion Juan Martin del Potro reached the US Open semi-finals with a 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 6-2 win over John Isner on another gruelling day. The humidity was so stifling officials suspended junior matches on outside courts for more than two hours. Del Potro and Isner had a 10-minute break

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