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Medvedev reaches sixth consecutive final at Shanghai Masters

Oct. 12, 2019 10:14 AM EDT

SHANGHAI (AP) — Third seed Daniil Medvedev flexed his muscles at the Shanghai Masters on Saturday to reach a sixth consecutive tournament final. The confident Russian, through to his ninth final of the year, outlasted sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 7-6 (5), 7-5.  Medvedev has won a tour-best...

Federer, Djokovic both lose in Shanghai quarterfinals

Oct. 11, 2019 11:05 AM EDT

SHANGHAI (AP) — Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic went from perfectly unbeatable to unbelievably beaten in the quarterfinals of the Shanghai Masters. Federer and Djokovic had been a combined 13-0 in Shanghai with a spot in the semifinals on the line, but both lost Friday. Federer saved five match points in...

Federer joins Djokovic in Shanghai quarterfinals

Oct. 10, 2019 11:21 AM EDT

SHANGHAI (AP) — Roger Federer saved five set points in the first set as he scrambled to a 7-6 (7), 6-4 win over 13th-seeded David Goffin on Thursday and advanced to the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals. Second-seeded Federer holds a 10-1 winning record against Goffin, including all three matches they've...

Federer, Medvedev reach 3rd round in Shanghai; Murray out

Oct. 8, 2019 11:08 AM EDT

SHANGHAI (AP) — Roger Federer didn't face a break point as he won his opening match at the Shanghai Masters on Tuesday, beating Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-2, 7-6 (5). The second-seeded Federer, who is bidding to win a third Shanghai Masters title, dominated in the first set, but was tested in the second....

Murray wins 2nd singles match since return from hip surgery

Oct. 1, 2019 9:58 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Andy Murray continued his positive return to singles play after hip surgery with a 7-6 (2), 7-6 (7) win over 13th-ranked Matteo Berrettini of Italy in the first round of the China Open on Tuesday. The former top-ranked Murray, who had a hip resurfacing operation in January, fired eight aces...

Medvedev beats Rublev to reach St. Petersburg semis

Sep. 20, 2019 3:32 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Daniil Medvedev is eyeing his fifth final in two months after beating fellow Russian Andrei Rublev 6-4, 7-5 on Friday in the quarterfinals of the St. Petersburg Open. In his first tournament since losing the U.S. Open final to Rafael Nadal, the No. 5-ranked Medvedev will play...

US Open champ Andreescu is WTA's No. 5; Medvedev 4th in ATP

Sep. 9, 2019 4:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A year ago at this time, Bianca Andreescu was ranked outside the WTA's top 200 after losing in the first round of U.S. Open qualifying. Look at her now. Thanks to winning her first Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows, Andreescu jumped 10 spots to a career-high No. 5 in the rankings on...

Analysis: At 20-19-16, Federer vs. Nadal vs. Djokovic is fun

Sep. 9, 2019 2:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — At some point, of course, Rafael Nadal and the rest of the Big Three will stop winning Grand Slam titles, someone younger will emerge and a shift at the top of tennis will happen. Just not yet. And while so much attention in the sport has been focused recently on trying to figure out who...

In US Open final, Nadal seeks 19th major, Medvedev eyes 1st

Sep. 7, 2019 3:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal shrugged his shoulders once, twice, three times. If his words weren't going to make his position clear, his body language would. The question: Would he like to end up with the record for most Grand Slam titles won by a man? The answer, essentially: Yes, of course. And if he...

'Lucky, no?' Nadal fights past Berrettini into US Open final

Sep. 7, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal was down 4-0 in a first-set tiebreaker against a bigger, younger opponent finding ways to cause trouble in their U.S. Open semifinal. So, a reporter wanted to know later, was Nadal already thinking ahead to how to come back in the next set? "No," Nadal responded quickly,...