Posts Tagged Men’s tennis

Anderson wins in 3 sets vs. Mannarino

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — John Isner admits that he usually has a rough time in his first tournament match.

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Miami Open new name for Key Biscayne tennis

MIAMI (AP) — It’s not uncommon for the top stars in tennis to refer to South Florida’s premier tournament simply as Miami, even though that has never been in the event’s official title.

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Past US Open champs Djokovic, Federer seeded 1-2

Roger Federer, from Switzerland, celebrates after defeating David Ferrer, from Spain, 6-3, 1-6, 6-2, in a final match at the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, in Mason, Ohio. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

NEW YORK (AP) — Top-ranked Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open, and five-time champion Roger Federer is No. 2, meaning they could meet only in the final.

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Ukraine-Belgium Davis Cup playoff to be in Estonia

LONDON (AP) — The Davis Cup playoff between Ukraine and Belgium will be held at a neutral venue in Estonia because of security issues in Kiev.

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Goffin upsets Melzer in 1st round at Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Sam Querrey of the United States got two key services breaks Monday to beat Spain’s Pere Riba 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open.

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