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Djokovic beats Millman in straight sets to win Japan Open

Oct. 6, 2019 4:18 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Novak Djokovic capped his dominant run at the Japan Open on Sunday with a straight-sets win over Australian qualifier John Millman to capture his fourth title of the year. The top-ranked Serb, who did not drop a set in his five singles matches at Ariake Colosseum, needed just one hour nine...

Djokovic overpowers Goffin to reach Japan Open final

Oct. 5, 2019 6:53 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Novak Djokovic has been in dominant form at the Japan Open. That bodes well for the top-ranked Serb's chances of winning the gold medal at next year's Olympics. Playing on the same court that will host the tennis tournament at the Tokyo Olympics, Djokovic beat third-seeded David Goffin 6-3,...

Novak Djokovic beats Pouille to reach Japan Open semifinals

Oct. 4, 2019 8:41 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Novak Djokovic is making quite a debut in Tokyo. Competing in the Japanese capital for the first time, Djokovic beat fifth-seeded Lucas Pouille 6-1, 6-2 Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Japan Open. Showing no lingering effects of a shoulder injury, Djokovic is attempting to win a...

Serena turns ankle in US Open win; Djokovic quits his match

Sep. 1, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams was in pain — "acceptable" pain, her coach called it — after rolling her right ankle during the second set of a U.S. Open victory. That was the bad news. On a day that defending men's champion Novak Djokovic pulled out of his match because of a problematic left...

Nadal not sure if light first week helps or hurts at US Open

Aug. 31, 2019 6:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After his U.S. Open title defense was cut short last year because of injury, perhaps an easy first week was exactly what Rafael Nadal needed. On the other hand, it could leave him underprepared for the tougher times ahead. "You never know what's better or worse, no?" Nadal said. He was back...

Coco's comeback: Gauff erases deficits to win US Open debut

Aug. 28, 2019 2:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Here's how new all of this is to Coco Gauff: She didn't quite realize she only has to play every other day at the U.S. Open. "I'm still used to playing juniors," the American said with a chuckle, "so I forgot about the day off." She's still just 15. She's competing in just her second Grand...

The Latest: Kyrgios calls ATP "corrupt" for $100K fine

Aug. 28, 2019 2:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 1:50 a.m. Nick Kyrgios says the ATP is "corrupt" for fining him more than $100,000 this month for his behavior during a match. Asked if that recent punishment from the men's tour — only the latest in a long series that...

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...

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...

US Open '19: As usual, Djokovic, Nadal, Federer lead the way

Aug. 22, 2019 4:34 PM EDT

Men to watch at the U.S. Open, where play begins Monday: ___ NOVAK DJOKOVIC Seeded: 1 Country: Serbia Age: 32 2019 Match Record: 38-7 2019 Singles Titles: 3 Career Singles Titles: 75 Grand Slam Singles Titles: 16 — U.S. Open (3: 2011, 2015, 2018), Australian Open (7: 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016,...