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Ram-Salisbury clinch US Open men's doubles title

Ram-Salisbury clinch US Open men's doubles title

New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Fourth-seeded Rajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury battled back to overcome Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares 3-6, 6-2, 6-2 in the US Open men's doubles on Saturday (IST) to lift their second major trophy as a team.The duo rallied from a set down against Murray and Soares, winning 78 per...

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Djokovic overcomes Zverev in five sets, to clash with Medvedev for title

Djokovic overcomes Zverev in five sets, to clash with Medvedev for title

New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Alexander Zverev may have spoiled world No. 1 Novak Djokovic's dream of a Golden Slam at the Tokyo Olympic Games, but the Serbian did not let the German halt his pursuit of the Grand Slam at the US Open as the winner of 20 majors won 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 on Saturday (IST) ...

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US Open: Djokovic defeats Zverev in five-set marathon, progresses to finals

US Open: Djokovic defeats Zverev in five-set marathon, progresses to finals

New York [US], September 11 (ANI): Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic stormed into the finals of the ongoing US Open after defeating Alexander Zverev in a five-set thriller on Saturday.World number Djokovic defeated Zverev in the semi-finals 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 here at the Arthur Ashe Stadium....

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Don't think I played my best tennis: Medvedev after the win

Don't think I played my best tennis: Medvedev after the win

New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Russian tennis ace and No. 2 seed Daniil Medvedev said after his victory over 12th seed Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada that he didn't play at his best on Saturday (IST) and hoped he could win the US Open title this time around after losing the title match against Spain's Raf...

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US Open: Medvedev overcomes Auger-Aliassime, books final berth

US Open: Medvedev overcomes Auger-Aliassime, books final berth

New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Russian Daniil Medvedev marched into the US Open final after he produced a dominant performance to overcome 12th seed Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 at Flushing Meadows in New York.The second seed, who has dropped just one set en route to the final, is now one ...

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US Open: My tennis level has surprised me, says Emma Raducanu

US Open: My tennis level has surprised me, says Emma Raducanu

New York [USA], September 10 (ANI): Great Britain's Emma Raducanu who marched into her first major final on Thursday stated she is surprised by her tennis level at the ongoing US Open.Raducanu in the semi-final continued her dominant form at the Flushing Meadows by defeating Maria Sakkari 6-1, 6-4. ...

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David Goffin to miss rest of 2021 season due to injury

David Goffin to miss rest of 2021 season due to injury

Brussels [Belgium], September 10 (ANI): Belgium tennis player and former world number seven David Goffin on Thursday announced that he will miss the rest of the 2021 season due to a knee injury."Unfortunately I won't be able to compete again this year in 2021. It's been a tough year with some injuri...

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US Open: Emma Raducanu youngest British major finalist in 62 years

US Open: Emma Raducanu youngest British major finalist in 62 years

New York [US], September 10 (ANI): Great Britain's Emma Raducanu on Friday marched into her first major final when she entered the summit clash of the ongoing US Open. Raducanu continued her dominant form defeating Maria Sakkari 6-1, 6-4 in the semi-finals here at the Arthur Ashe Stadium.The 18-year...

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Britain's Raducanu sets up US Open title clash against Fernandez

Britain's Raducanu sets up US Open title clash against Fernandez

New York, Sep 10 (IANS) Great Britain's Emma Raducanu continued her dominant form at Flushing Meadows, defeating No.18 Maria Sakkari of Greece 6-1, 6-4 in the semifinals to advance to her first major final at the US Open on Friday (IST). The 18-year-old became the first qualifier, male or female, to...

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Billie Jean King, 'Original 9' stars honoured at US Open

Billie Jean King, 'Original 9' stars honoured at US Open

New York [US], September 10 (ANI): Tennis legend Billie Jean King, who was among the nine women to take a stand for equal rights in tennis, along with five other former athletes were honoured at the US Open on Thursday (local time).USA's Jean King along with, compatriot Rosie Casals, Julie Heldman, ...

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