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Nadal beats Wawrinka again to reach Paris Masters quarters

Oct. 31, 2019 7:09 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Rafael Nadal beat Stan Wawrinka for the 19th time in 22 meetings, winning 6-4, 6-4 Thursday to reach the Paris Masters quarterfinals. The two players share 22 Grand Slams, but Nadal has 19 of them and once again established a stranglehold on his Swiss opponent. Wawrinka's blistering one-handed...

Federer eases past Albot into Swiss Indoors quarterfinals

Oct. 23, 2019 4:24 PM EDT

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Roger Federer eased to a 6-0, 6-3 win over 49th-ranked Radu Albot in the second round of the Swiss Indoors on Wednesday. The top-seeded Federer had to save two break points in the first set on his way to sweeping the first eight games of the match. Seeking a 10th title at his...

Second-seeded Zverev loses to Fritz at Swiss Indoors

Oct. 22, 2019 4:17 PM EDT

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Second-seeded Alexander Zverev was eliminated in the first round of the Swiss Indoors on Tuesday, losing 7-6 (7), 6-4 to Taylor Fritz. Zverev led 4-0 in the first-set tiebreaker and later held a set point before Fritz took his chance to clinch it with an ace. The 31st-ranked...

Federer wins easily at Basel in 1,500th tour singles match

Oct. 21, 2019 2:59 PM EDT

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Playing in his 1,500th tour-level match, Roger Federer needed just 53 minutes to cruise past German qualifier Peter Gojowczyk 6-2, 6-1 Monday at his hometown Swiss Indoors event. The nine-time Basel champion hit 12 aces in the first-round match to extend his winning streak at St....