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Novak Djokovic, Sloane Stephens win at Western & Southern Open

MASON, Ohio -- Novak Djokovic completed his comeback from elbow surgery by winning Wimbledon for the fourth time. He's inching closer to one of the …

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Ash Barty and Sloane Stephens through in Cincinnati Open

AUSTRALIAN No.1 Ashleigh Barty has continued her fine form on the North American hard courts as she reached the third round of the Cincinnati Open …

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Defending US Open champ Stephens wins Cincy opener | FOX Sports

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Defending U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens overcame a thumb injury to cruise into the third round of the Western & Southern Open …

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Garbine Muguruza: Spanish defending champion beaten by Lesia Tsurenko in Cincinnati

<b>Two-time Grand Slam winner Garbine Muguruza suffered a surprise defeat by Lesia Tsurenko in Cincinnati.</b><p>The 24-year-old Spanish defending champion, ranked seventh in the world, lost 2-6 6-4 6-4 to her Ukrainian opponent, the world number 45.<p>It was Muguruza's first match since her defeat in the …

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Baseline: Stephens talks success and giving back with Kat Adams

Sloane Stephens sat down with USTA President Katrina Adams on CBS Sports' <i>We Need to Talk.</i> They discussed Stephens’ US Open title defense, her …

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Halep first to seal WTA Finals spot

Simona Halep became the first player to secure a spot in the 2018 WTA Finals after her triumph in the Rogers Cup final.<p>The world number one, who …

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Rogers Cup winner Simona Halep says competing was ‘really tough’

Simona Halep defeated third-seeded Sloane Stephens to win the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Sunday. The top-ranked tennis player says she was “really …

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Game, Set and Match podcast - August 14 - Davis Cup naming

This week on the Game Set and Match tennis podcast Radio sport commentator Matt Brown is joined by Tennis NZ High Performance Manager Simon Rea to …

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Simona Halep tops Sloane Stephens in 3 sets to win Rogers Cup

MONTREAL -- Top-ranked Simona Halep outlasted third-ranked Sloane Stephens 7-6 (6), 3-6, 6-4 on Sunday to win her second Rogers Cup title.<p>Editor's …

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As it happened: Halep captures 2018 Coupe Rogers crown over Stephens

Relive one of the most dramatic finals of 2018 on WTA Live Blog as World No.1 Simona Halep outlasted Sloane Stephens in Montréal for the Coupe Rogers …

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Cincinnati PHOTOS: Kerber, Kasatkina, Ostapenko, Sakkari warm up - Women's Tennis Blog

While all eyes are on the Rogers Cup and the upcoming final between world No.1 Simona Halep and world No.3 Sloane Stephens, our <b>Jimmie48</b> is already in …

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Baseline: Which woman will will the Montreal final?

Simona Halep. (AP Photo)<p>On Sunday, it will be a battle between a Canadian Open veteran and a newcomer to the final when Simona Halep takes on Sloane …

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Montreal 2018: Sunday's Order of Play and Match Points

<b>MATCH POINTS</b><p>Simona Halep has won six of her eight previous meetings with Sloane Stephens, including each of the last five. The American won in Hobart …

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Sloane Stephens Couldn't Walk in January But Won the U.S. Open in September

Sloane Stephens is only 24 years old. And she just won one of the most important tennis tournaments of all time: the U.S. Open. That in itself is …

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Sloane Stephens shows orange Nike dress ready for US Open title defense - Women's Tennis Blog

Reigning <b>US Open</b> champion <b>Sloane Stephens</b> is the face of <b>Nike</b>‘s new campaign for the 2018 edition of the tournament. The American is set to wear the</b> …

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Baseline: Best looks of the week: Wozniacki on Hamptons magazine

1<p><b>Caroline Wozniacki took to the seas for a Hamptons magazine cover shoot.</b><p>Thank you @hamptonsmag for this beautiful cover!!☺️ #fashion #summer . . . …

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Top-seeded Halep rolls into Rogers Cup final

Simona Halep defeated Ashleigh Barty 6-4, 6-1 in the semifinals of the women's Rogers Cup on Saturday.<p>Halep, the top-seed and the world's top-ranked …

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Third time lucky for Stephens and Svitolina

<b>MONTREAL, Canada</b> - Sloane Stephens and Elina Svitolina meet for the third time in their careers in today's Rogers Cup semifinal - but don't ask …

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Rogers Cup 2018: Genie Bouchard, Sloane Stephens exit after quarterfinals loss

Genie Bouchard's Rogers Cup run has come to an end on Friday night.<p>After falling in the first round of the singles draw, Bouchard found success on …

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Simona Halep, weary and aching, to face Sloane Stephens in Montreal final

MONTREAL – A weary Simona Halep, upset over how her matches are scheduled, beat Ashleigh Barty 6-4, 6-1 on Saturday to reach the final Rogers Cup final.<p>The top-ranked Romanian will play for the title Sunday against the third-ranked Sloane Stephens in a rematch of Halep’s victory in the French Open …

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Stephens sweeps past Sevastova into Montreal SF

<b>MONTREAL, Canada</b> - Reigning US Open champion Sloane Stephens will contest the semifinals at the Coupe Rogers for the second straight year after she …

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Defending US Open champ Sloane Stephens discusses pressure, charity work

World No. 3 Stephens discusses her work with the Compton Unified School District to offer programming in 23 locations across the city, and she …

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Rogers Cup 2018: Genie Bouchard, Sloane Stephens advance to doubles' quarterfinals with straight-sets win

Sloane Stephens had quite an eventful day at the Rogers Cup on Thursday.<p>Hours after she advanced to the quarterfinals in the singles draw, Stephens …

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Stephens downs Suarez Navarro to reach Rogers Cup quarters

Sloane Stephens advanced to the quarterfinals of the women's Rogers Cup with a 6-2, 7-5 victory over qualifier Carla Suarez Navarro on Thursday.

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Genie Bouchard, Aly Raisman And Other Top Athletes Pose For SI Swimsuit 2018

Genie Bouchard, Aly Raisman, Brenna Huckaby, Paige Spiranac and Sloane Stephens shoot for SI Swimsuit 2018 in Aruba. Relive all of your favorite SI …

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Stephens beats Abanda in second round of Rogers Cup

Sloane Stephens advanced to the third round of the Rogers Cup with a 6-0, 6-2 win over Canadian wildcard Francoise Abanda in Montreal

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Rogers Cup 2018: Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova, Sloane Stephens Advance

Plenty of star power took the court Wednesday at the 2018 Rogers Cup, with Maria Sharapova, Sloane Stephens, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal all on the schedule.<p>The men's draw from Toronto and women's draw from Montreal can be found on Rogers Cup's official website with second-round action …

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Rogers Cup 2018: Abanda bests Flipkens in first-round upset

Before Tuesday, Françoise Abanda hadn't won a match in the main draw of a WTA Tour event since September 2017.<p>That changed when Abanda, playing in …

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Bouchard, Stephens upset Dabrowski, Xu in first round at Rogers Cup

MONTREAL — Eugenie Bouchard and partner Sloane Stephens have upset the fifth-seeded duo of Gabriela Dabrowski and Yifan Xu 6-4,4-6, 1-0 (6) in …

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Halep remains on top of WTA rankings

Madrid, Aug 6 (IANS) Romania's Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association rankings released on Monday with 7,511 points, followed …

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