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Novak Djokovic to play at Barcelona Open next week

Novak Djokovic has confirmed he will play at the Barcelona Open next week.<p>Event organizers made the announcement on Friday, a day after the Serb was …

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Novak Djokovic's loss to Dominic Thiem means first Big Four showdown of year wait goes on

The first Big Four showdown of 2018 will have to wait for another week, after Novak Djokovic was ousted from the Monte Carlo Masters by the clay-loving Austrian Dominic Thiem.<p>Had Djokovic won, he would have faced Rafael Nadal on Friday in the quarter-finals – and thus set up the first meeting …

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Novak Djokovic OUT as Dominic Thiem awaits Rafael Nadal in Monte-Carlo

Dominic Thiem fought back from a set down to knock Novak Djokovic out of the Monte-Carlo Masters and will await Rafael Nadal or Karen Khachanov in …

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Good Thiem work sees off the Djoker

Rolex Monte Carlo Masters - Day 5. Dominic Thiem eliminates two time champion Novak Djokovic in the third round.

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Nadal Previews Thiem Clash In Monte-Carlo

World No. 1 Rafael Nadal reacts to his impressive performance against Karen Khachanov in Monte-Carlo and looks ahead to a quarter-final battle …

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Dominic Thiem awaits Novak Djokovic as British No. 1 Kyle Edmund crashes out in Monte-Carlo

Dominic Thiem will await Novak Djokovic in the last-16 of the Monte-Carlo Masters, should he beat Borna Coric on Wednesday, but British hopeful Kyle …

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For Dominic Thiem, the ATP's ironman, the rest is mystery

No one enjoys playing tennis more than Austria's Dominic Thiem, or at least, no one plays more tennis than Thiem. In his short time on the ATP Tour, …

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Thiem saves match point in victory over Rublev

2018-04-17 14:41<p>Dominic Thiem (Getty Images)<p>Monte Carlo - Austrian fifth seed <b>Dominic Thiem</b> saved a match point in a gripping <b>Monte Carlo Masters</b> …

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Hot Shot: Double Delight For Rublev Monte-Carlo 2018

Watch as Andrey Rublev soaks up the pressure before unleashing two pinpoint backhand passing shots to break Dominic Thiem in Monte-Carlo. Watch live …

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Highlights: Thiem Battle Leads Thrilling Tuesday In Monte-Carlo 2018

Watch highlights as Dominic Thiem saves match point to survive a tough test against #NextGenATP Russian Andrey Rublev. Grigor Dimitrov and Alexander …

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A Spice Girl & Stars Play For Charity

A number of ATP World Tour stars, led by Novak Djokovic, turned out in force to support the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation on Saturday, in a …

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Dominic Thiem planning on returning at the Monte Carlo Masters

Dominic Thiem should be fit to return at Monte Carlo, according to his coach, Gunter Bresnik.<p>Thiem, who has not played since experiencing a small …

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Djokovic To Play Monte Carlo Exo

<b>Novak Djokovic</b> will return to action for a charitable cause.<p>The former world No. 1 and Monte Carlo resident is scheduled to headline the annual Rolex …

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Nadal reclaims ATP top spot, Federer falls to second

Madrid, April 2 (IANS) Spain's Rafael Nadal returned to the top spot in the men's Association of Tennis Professionals world singles rankings, …

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ATP Men's Tennis 2018 Miami Open | Players To Watch

To many sports fanatics tennis is comparable to golf, it’s like watching paint dry; but if you’re an sports enthusiast, and can enjoy watching and …

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ATP Rankings Update: Who made moves? (19th March 2018)

Mover of the Week<p>After winning his biggest title in five years last week, <b>Juan Martin del Potro</b> went one better in Indian Wells. After 51 appearances …

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Juan Martin Del Potro bounds up ATP rankings after beating Roger Federer at Indian Wells

Former US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro climbed two places to sixth in the ATP rankings released on Monday after he defeated Roger Federer in …

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Federer stays atop ATP rankings, Del Potro 6th

Madrid, March 19 (IANS) Switzerland's Roger Federer remained in the number one spot in the men's Association of Tennis Professionals world singles …

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Sharapova withdraws from Miami Open with forearm injury

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO - Tennis - Australian Open - Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia<p>(Reuters) - Maria Sharapova's troubled start to the season …

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Miami Open: World No 6 Dominic Thiem forced to withdraw from tournament due to ankle injury - Firstpost

World number six Dominic Thiem has withdrawn from the Miami Open due to an ankle injury, with the Austrian hoping to return for the claycourt season …

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Juan Martin del Potro is enjoying tennis again after nearly retiring

Watching Juan Martin del Potro the last few years became an exercise in wondering what might have been.<p>Starting with the 2005 French Open and running through the 2013 U.S. Open, Del Potro was the only man to win a Grand Slam event other than the "Big Four" of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak …

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Thiem withdraws from Miami Open due to injury

(Reuters) - World number six Dominic Thiem has withdrawn from the Miami Open due to an ankle injury, with the Austrian hoping to return for the claycourt season in Europe next month.<p>The 24-year-old retired while trailing Pablo Cuevas 6-3 4-6 2-4 during his third round match at Indian Wells earlier …

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Thiem withdraws from Miami with ankle fracture; Goffin plans to return

Dominic Thiem has withdrawn from the Miami Open and Davis Cup with an ankle injury sustained at Indian Wells.<p>Unfortunately i have to pull out from …

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50 for 50: Juan Martin del Potro, 2009 men's singles champion

<i>As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the US Open, we look back at the 50 champions who have left an indelible mark on this inimitable event.</i><p>Over …

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Roger Federer says he needs to stay 'sharp' as he keeps on track for Indian Wells title No 6

Roger Federer took his 2018 record to 14-0 as he dispatched Filip Krajinovic in less than an hour at Indian Wells to reach the fourth round.<p>The world No 1 has only dropped two sets this year and continued his dominant showing with a 6-2, 6-1 thrashing of Serbian Krajinovic.<p>With rivals Rafa Nadal, …

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Indian Wells: Roger Federer taking nothing for granted despite Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic absence

Roger Federer insists he is taking nothing for granted after moving a step closer to a sixth Indian Wells title in California.<p>The World No.1 took …

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Tomas Berdych vs Hyeon Chung: Indian Wells third round preview and prediction

In a clash between youth and experience 12th seeded Tomas Berdych takes on 23rd seed Hyeon Chung, who recently stunned the tennis world with a hugely …

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Indian Wells Masters: Rain halts Roger Federer's first-round match; Grigor Dimitrov stunned by Fernando Verdasco - Firstpost

<b>Indian Wells:</b> Defending champ Roger Federer's opening match was put on hold Saturday when play at the Indian Wells ATP Masters was suspended after …

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Indian Wells: Rain halts Federer's opener, Verdasco stuns Dimitrov

Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco used his powerful serve to upset third seed Grigor Dimitrov 7-6(4) 4-6 6-3 at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday …

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Fernando Verdasco upsets Grigor Dimitrov, Roger Federer debut marred by rain at Indian Wells

Fernando Verdasco caused the biggest upset at Indian Wells thus far by downing Grigor Dimitrov. (Source: AP)<p>Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco used …

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