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MELBOURNE, Australia | No. 1 Halep has new-found confidence ahead of Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia—Jan 12, 2019—Simona Halep was trying on her new shoes when she got the news direct from the draw about her tough section containing both Serena and Venus Williams at the Australian Open. Even before she contemplates possible back-to-back matches in the third and fourth round against Venus and Serena, top-ranked Halep has to … Continue reading MELBOURNE, Australia | No. 1 Halep has new-found confidence ahead of Aussie Open

NEW YORK | The Latest: No. 1 Nadal through to US Open quarterfinals

NEW YORK— The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Rafael Nadal is back in the U.S. Open quarterfinals after beating Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-3, 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-4. The defending champion will next face No. 9 seed Dominic Thiem. That will be a rematch of Nadal’s victory in the French … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: No. 1 Nadal through to US Open quarterfinals

NEW YORK | The Latest: Thiem ousts 2017 US Open runner-up Anderson

NEW YORK  — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Dominic Thiem has eliminated 2017 U.S. Open finalist Kevin Anderson with a 7-5, 6-2, 7-6 (2) victory in the fourth round. Anderson was hoping to earn a rematch with Rafael Nadal, who beat him last year in the final … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Thiem ousts 2017 US Open runner-up Anderson

NEW YORK | The Latest: Sock wins at US Open, ends 7-match losing streak

NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Jack Sock is finally back in the singles win column. The No. 18-seeded American snapped a seven-match losing streak in singles matches on tour with a 6-0, 7-6 (4), 6-2 victory over Guido Andreozzi of Argentina in the first … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Sock wins at US Open, ends 7-match losing streak