Tennis

11:37 AM ET Novak Djokovic made a superb opening campaign at the ATP Finals, defeating American John Isner in straight sets. The World No.1 and favourite for a sixth London title was a comfortable 6-4, 6-3 winner over 6ft 10in Isner at the O2 Arena, London. With Cristiano Ronaldo watching from the crowd, Djokovic secured
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5:01 PM ET Roger Federer’s hopes of winning a record-extending seventh ATP Finals title suffered a blow as Kei Nishikori stunned the Swiss great 7-6(4) 6-3 in their round-robin opener on Sunday. The 37-year-old began calmly enough but his usually smooth game began to fray towards the end of the first set and fell apart
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1:21 PM ET Kevin Anderson made a winning debut at the ATP Finals with a 6-3, 7-6(10) victory over Austrian Dominic Thiem in the opening singles match at the O2 Arena on Sunday. Wimbledon runner-up Anderson, the first South African to qualify for the season-ending tournament since Wayne Ferreira in 1995, was comfortably the better
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10:19 AM ET Associated Press PRAGUE — Katerina Siniakova won the first reverse singles on Sunday to lead the Czech Republic to its sixth Fed Cup title in eight years. Siniakova defeated Sofia Kenin 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 to give the Czechs an insurmountable 3-0 lead over the defending champion United States in the best-of-five final.
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5:02 PM ET Stefanos Tsitsipas defeated Alex de Minaur to claim the Next Gen ATP Finals title in Milan Saturday. The young Greek star, and number one seed, completed a perfect run through the tournament with a 2-4, 4-1, 4-3(3), 4-3(3) victory over the 19-year-old de Minaur. Earlier, Andrey Rublev and Jaume Munar battled it
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2:34 PM ET Associated Press PRAGUE — Barbora Strycova and Katerina Siniakova won their singles for the Czech Republic to take a commanding 2-0 lead over the defending champion United States in the Fed Cup final on Saturday. Strycova rallied from a set down to defeat Sofia Kenin 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-4. Siniakova stretched the
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11:02 PM ET Alex De Minaur battled through an epic five set match to secure his place in the finals of the Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan, Friday. Nineteen-year-old De Minaur eventually overcame Spain’s Jaume Munar — his fourth win of the week — securing a 3-4(5), 4-1, 4-1, 3-4(4), 4-2 victory. The Australian
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