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Novak Djokovic Overcomes Stomach Trouble as Alex Zverev Exits in Cincinnati

Novak Djokovic battled stomach issues to beat Adrian Mannarino and reach the third round in Cincinnati on Wednesday as women's title holder Garbine …

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Slow Start, Fast Finish As Novak Tops Mannarino

Novak Djokovic continued his bid to become the first man to complete the Career Golden Masters on Wednesday, beating Adrian Mannarino 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 …

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Highlights: Goffin Stops In-Form Tsitsipas In Cincinnati

Watch highlights as 11th seed David Goffin beats Stefanos Tsitsipas, last week's Torotono finalist, on Tuesday at the Western & Southern Open. Watch …

Cincinnati Masters

Isner, Schwartzman eliminated from Cincinnati Masters

Cincinnati (US), Aug 14 (IANS) Ninth seed John Isner from the United States and 12th seed Diego Schwartzman of Argentina, both favourites to win the …

Tennis

Baseline: The Baseline Player of the Week: Stefanos Tsitsipas

Stefanos Tsitsipas holding the runner-up Rogers Cup title. (Twitter/@StefTsitsipas)<p>Channeling the one-handed backhand of Roger Federer, the fighting …

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Highlights: Kyrgios Saves 1MP; Sets Coric Clash

Watch highlights as Nick Kyrgios saves match point to beat Denis Kudla at the Western & Southern Open. David Goffin and Hyeon Chung also advance. …

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David Goffin vs Stefanos Tsitsipas: Cincinnati Masters first round preview and prediction

<i>(Photo credit: JC)</i><p>In what is an exceedingly difficult first round for both men, the out of form David Goffin, seeded 11th, takes on Toronto finalist …

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Tennis: Tsitsipas falls at first hurdle in Cincinnati

(Reuters) - Stefanos Tsitsipas was unable to build on his magical Toronto run as the Greek upstart fell 7-5 6-3 to Belgian David Goffin in first-round action at the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday.<p>Tsitsipas, who strung together four consecutive wins over top-10 players in Toronto before falling to …

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Nonfiction Book Review: The Circuit: A Tennis Odyssey by Rowan Ricardo Phillips. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $26 (256p) ISBN 978-0-374-12377-2

The Circuit: A Tennis Odyssey<p>Rowan Ricardo Phillips. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $26 (256p) ISBN 978-0-374-12377-2<p>More By and About This Author<p>Poet …

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Denis Shapovalov vs Frances Tiafoe: Cincinnati Masters first round preview and prediction

<i>(Photo credit: Carine06)</i><p>World #32 Denis Shapovalov will kick off his 2018 Cincinnati Masters campaign against American wildcard Frances Tiafoe. It …

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Baseline: Venus and Klaasen find winning way in Toronto

Venus and Klaasen are into the Rogers Cup final, seeking their biggest title together. (AP)<p>TORONTO—Achieving huge success on the doubles court is a …

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Baseline: Tsitsipas pulls out all the hot shots to beat Djokovic

The Greek teen's rapid rise up the ranks is continuing at full speed. (Getty)<p>TORONTO—Stefanos Tsitsipas has been looking virtually unstoppable in …

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Nestor Bids Farewell To Rogers Cup After 30 Years

Daniel Nestor drew a line under his Rogers Cup career on Wednesday night, but the 45-year-old remains hopeful that wild cards may briefly extend his …

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Rogers Cup 2018: Raonic's tournament comes to early end

For the first time since 2010, Canadian Milos Raonic won’t play in the quarterfinals of a Toronto-based Rogers Cup.<p>Raonic was bounced in the second …

Tennis

Raonic: Bright Northern Lights on Horizon

Five Canadians made the 64-man Rogers Cup main draw.<p><b>Milos Raonic</b> says bright northern lights are on the horizon.<p>The 29th-ranked Canadian overpowered …

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Kyle Edmund beaten by Diego Schwartzman in Rogers Cup first round

Kyle Edmund crashed out of the Rogers Cup in the opening round, suffering a bruising 6-1 6-2 loss to Diego Schwartzman.<p>After rain delayed play, the …

Tennis

Facial recognition for Olympics security; Raonic, Venus Williams progress at Rogers Cup

Cricket<p><b>Cricket’s DNA being threatened, says ICC chief David Richardson</b><p>Speaking at the MCC’s Colin Cowdrey Lecture at Lord’s, ICC chief David …

Rogers Cup

Canadian Raonic pulls off Rogers Cup upset in Toronto

Canadian Milos Raonic pulled off the day's biggest upset, beating 10th-seeded Belgian David Goffin 6-3, 6-4 Monday in the first round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto.<p>The unseeded Raonic will next face the winner of American Frances Tiafoe and Italian Marco Cecchinato. Those two face off Tuesday.<p>With …

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Sock loses to Russian qualifier in opener at Toronto | FOX Sports

TORONTO (AP) — Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev upset 13th-seeded American Jack Sock 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 in the first round of the Rogers Cup on …

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Rogers Cup 2018: Milos Raonic powers past David Goffin in straight sets

Milos Raonic's powerful service game continues to cause difficulty for his opponents.<p>Raonic held serve on ten different occasions as he pushed into …

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Raonic dominant early in first match at Rogers Cup, cruises to victory

Milos Raonic wasn’t sure, exactly, how his opening match at the 2018 Rogers Cup was going to unfold.The 27-year-old quickly demonstrated on Monday …

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Rogers Cup 2018: Vasek Pospisil eliminated after straight sets loss to Borna Coric

Vasek Pospisil knew he would have his "hands full" during his first round matchup against Borna Coric.<p>Pospisil, who's ranked No. 94 in the latest ATP …

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Highlights: Raonic Dominates To Start Rogers Cup In Toronto

Watch Rogers Cup highlights as Milos Raonic sweeps David Goffin and Borna Coric sets a second-round matchup with countryman Marin Cilic. Watch live …

Rogers Cup

Rogers Cup 2018: Serena Williams Withdraws, Sister Venus Wins in Monday Action

The 2018 Rogers Cup is missing some star power after Sportsnet's Caroline Cameron reported Serena Williams withdrew for personal reasons. Roger Federer also already withdrew from the tournament, but there are still plenty of notable names in the field with action starting Monday.<p>Simona Halep, Venus …

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Milos Raonic vs David Goffin: Canadian Open first round preview and prediction

<i>(Photo credit: Kenneth Hong)</i><p>In what is perhaps the pick of the first round singles action on Monday in Toronto, 10th seed David Goffin takes on …

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REUTERS SPORTS SCHEDULE AT 2:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. GMT

Here are the top sports stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 2:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. GMT. For a full schedule of news …

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3 things to look forward to in Toronto

<i>(</i><i>Photo credit: Laslovarga)</i><p>The ATP Tour makes its way back to Toronto for the Rogers Cup with most of the game’s best and brightest stars present. …

Tennis

Day 1 Preview: Raonic Takes On Goffin | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Milos Raonic might have hoped for a more favourable first-round assignment than Belgian No. 10 seed David Goffin in his Rogers Cup return. But after …

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Djokovic and Anderson link up in Rogers Cup doubles draw

Wimbledon final opponents Novak Djokovic and Kevin Anderson will team up in a star-studded doubles draw at the Rogers Cup.<p>Djokovic defeated Anderson …

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Djokovic, Wawrinka Handed Tough Opening-Round Tests at Rogers Cup

The Rogers Cup in Toronto released its draw on Friday and there are some early-round popcorn matches to look forward to.<p><b>Novak Djokovic</b> will face <b>Hyeon</b> …

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