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Denis Shapovalov gets call for Canada's Davis Cup team

Oct. 21, 2019 12:41 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Fresh off his first ATP Tour title, Denis Shapovalov has been named to Canada's team for the inaugural Davis Cup Finals. Shapovalov, who won the Stockholm Open on Sunday, will be joined by Felix Auger-Aliassime, Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil at the Davis Cup Finals on Nov. 18-24 in...

Djokovic beats Shapovalov to reach 3rd round in Shanghai

Oct. 9, 2019 4:25 PM EDT

SHANGHAI (AP) — Novak Djokovic opened his title defense at the Shanghai Masters by beating Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the third round. Djokovic, who had a bye into the second round, improved his career record against the Canadian to 3-0 and has now won 22 straight sets in Asia —...

Osaka reaches quarterfinals at China Open

Oct. 3, 2019 11:44 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Naomi Osaka won the final 10 games of the match and beat Alison Riske 6-4, 6-0 Thursday to reach the quarterfinals at the China Open. The two-time Grand Slam champion from Japan served seven aces and stretched her winning streak seven matches. “Today I was kind of happy because the...

Murray loses to De Minaur in 2nd round in Zhuhai

Sep. 26, 2019 12:59 PM EDT

ZHUHAI, China (AP) — Andy Murray's singles comeback hit another roadblock as he lost 4-6, 6-2, 6-4 to Alex de Minaur of Australia in the second round of the Zhuhai Championships on Thursday. Murray won his first tour-level match since having hip surgery in January when he beat Tennys Sandgren on Tuesday...

Bublik upsets Fritz at Chengdu Open; Kyrgios loses in Zhuhai

Sep. 25, 2019 11:20 AM EDT

CHENGDU, China (AP) — Alexander Bublik of Kazakhstan upset sixth-seeded Taylor Fritz 4-6, 7-5, 7-5 at the Chengdu Open on Wednesday. Bublik had 25 aces against his American opponent and saved four of five break points to advance to the Round of 16. Denis Shapovalov also advanced with a 6-4, 6-3 victory...

US Open Glance: Serena meets teenager McNally on Day 3

Aug. 28, 2019 1:39 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A quick look at the U.S. Open: LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAY Two nights after beating a fellow Grand Slam champion, Serena Williams faces a young American player who hopes to someday be one. Williams faces 17-year-old Caty McNally in Arthur Ashe Stadium, where the 23-time Grand Slam singles...

Osaka's body language tells story of her shaky US Open start

Aug. 27, 2019 10:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Naomi Osaka put her right hand in the shape of a gun and pointed two fingers at her temple. She had just dropped the second set, moments after wasting a match point, as her U.S. Open title defense got off to a shaky start Tuesday. Her body language told the story: the eye rolls, the...

US Open Glance: Osaka, 15-year-old Gauff in action on Day 2

Aug. 27, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A quick look at the U.S. Open: LOOKAHEAD TO TUESDAY Naomi Osaka will try to match what she did at last year's U.S. Open. Coco Gauff would love to duplicate what she did at Wimbledon. The defending champion and the teenage star will be among the featured matches during the day session on the...