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Venus Williams, Sharapova advance at China Open

Kaia Kanepi of Estonia returns a shot to Maria Sharapova of Russia during their first round match at the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium in Beijing Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

BEIJING (AP) — Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams moved into the second round at the China Open on Sunday with straight-set victories.

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Kvitova tops Bouchard to win Wuhan Open

In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns the ball during the match against Eugenie Bouchard of Canada in the final of the Wuhan Open tennis tournament in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei province, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. Kvitova claimed the title with 6-3, 6-4. (AP Photo/Xinhua, Hao Tongqian)  NO SALES

WUHAN, China (AP) — Petra Kvitova backed up her lopsided win over Eugenie Bouchard at Wimbledon with another emphatic victory over the Canadian to capture the inaugural Wuhan Open title on Saturday.

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Nadal returns from wrist injury at China Open

Rafael Nadal of Spain speaks during a press conference for the China Open Tennis Tournament in Beijing, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

BEIJING (AP) — Rafael Nadal’s right wrist is healthy enough to allow him to compete again, the Spaniard said as he prepares for a tough first-round match against Frenchman Richard Gasquet at the China Open.

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Murray beats Monaco to reach Shenzhen Open final

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Second-seeded Andy Murray rallied from a set down to beat Juan Monaco of Argentina 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 Saturday and reach the final of the Shenzhen Open.

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Kvitova powers into final of Wuhan Open

WUHAN, China (AP) — Petra Kvitova and Eugenie Bouchard will stage a rematch of their one-sided Wimbledon final when they meet for the inaugural Wuhan Open title on Saturday.

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