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Murray loses in first round at Cincinnati in singles return

Aug. 12, 2019 11:53 PM EDT

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Andy Murray moved well in his first singles match since January, but not well enough to move on — even to the U.S. Open. Using a bottomless arsenal of drop shots, Richard Gasquet snapped a five-match losing streak against Murray with a 6-4, 6-4 win in the first round of the...

3-time Grand Slam doubles winner Peter McNamara dies at 64

Jul. 21, 2019 10:49 PM EDT

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Peter McNamara, who won three Grand Slam doubles titles with fellow Australian Paul McNamee and reached a career-high No. 7 in singles, has died. He was 64. His death at his home in Germany from prostate cancer was confirmed by David Law, a family friend and tennis commentator,...