• Navarro, Muguruza into Sofia semi-finals

    Carla Suarez Navarro, Garbine Muguruza and Flavia Pennetta completed the semi-final line-up at the WTA Tournament of Champions on Friday joining Andrea Petkovic in the last-four. Fifth-seeded Navarro enjoyed a 7-6 (7/2), 6-1 win over eighth-seeded Tsvetana Pironkova to finish top in Group Sredets,…

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  • Nishikori remains on course for ATP Finals

    Despite being one of the smallest players on the Tour, Kei Nishikori's performances are not going unnoticed at home. Nishikori, who is bidding to become the first Asian-born player to qualify for the season-ending ATP Finals, is enjoying a breakthrough season in which he claimed four titles and…

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  • ATP tournament in Duesseldorf cut from schedule

    DUESSELDORF, Germany (AP) -- The ATP tournament in Duesseldorf has been canceled due to lack of funding.

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  • Federer's number one hopes take a hit in Paris defeat

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Roger Federer's hopes of knocking Novak Djokovic off the top of the ATP world rankings before the end of the year took a hit when he lost to big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic in the Paris Masters quarter-finals on Friday. The Swiss second seed was beaten 7-6(5)…

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  • Wawrinka slump continues with Paris exit

    PARIS (Reuters) - Third seed Stan Wawrinka was knocked out in the third round of the Paris Masters when he lost 6-7(2) 7-5 7-6(3) against South African Kevin Anderson on Thursday, suffering his fourth defeat in five matches. The Swiss, who has already qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals, had…

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  • Tennis - First class Murray books ticket to London

    - Andy Murray guaranteed his place at the World Tour Finals in London with a 6-3, 6-3 third round victory over Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters on Thursday.

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  • Murray clinches ATP finals berth in Paris

    PARIS (AP) -- Andy Murray clinched a spot in the ATP Finals on Thursday after beating Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets at the Paris Masters and then sent a message to his critics by scribbling ''bad year'' on a courtside television camera.

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  • Slumping Wawrinka refuses to press the panic button

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Stan Wawrinka has only won two matches since the U.S. Open, yet there is no reason to panic, according to the Swiss, as the ATP World Tour Finals and the Davis Cup final loom. Third seed Wawrinka produced yet another erratic performance as he slumped to a 6-7(2)…

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  • Suarez Navarro beats Pironkova, advances to semis

    SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Carla Suarez Navarro advanced to the semifinals of the season-ending Tournament of Champions by beating Tsvetana Pironkova 7-6 (2), 6-1 on Friday.

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  • Muguruza beats Pennetta at Tournament of Champions

    SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Garbine Muguruza moved a step closer to the semifinals by beating favorite Flavia Pennetta of Italy 0-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions on Thursday.

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  • Tennis-Murray qualifies for Tour Finals with Dimitrov win

    * London-bound Murray beats young Bulgarian 6-3 6-3 * Second seed Federer eases past French qualifier * Nishikori, Raonic still in the hunt for Tour finals (Updates after later matches) By Julien Pretot PARIS, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Andy Murray's recent resurgence continued when the Briton qualified…

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  • Tennis - Murray qualifies for World Tour Finals with Paris win

    - Andy Murray guaranteed his place at the World Tour Finals with a 6-3, 6-3 third round victory over Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters on Thursday.

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  • Tennis-London-bound Murray puts an end to 'bad year' babble

    Andy Murray may not have enjoyed a successful season by his high standards but after booking his spot at the ATP World Tour Finals on Thursday, the two-time grand slam winner ensured 2014 is far from a "bad year". Murray, who has won three tournaments over the past month, crushed Grigor Dimitrov…

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  • Tennis-Tournament of Champions women's singles round robin results

    Oct 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Tournament of Champions Women's Singles Round Robin matches on Thursday RESULTS Group Serdika7-Garbine Muguruza Blanco (Spain) beat 3-Flavia Pennetta (Italy) 0-6 6-1 6-1 STANDINGS P W L F A Pts Group Serdika1. Garbine Muguruza Blanco 2 2 0 4 1 4 2.…

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  • First class Murray books ticket to London

    Andy Murray guaranteed his place at the World Tour Finals in London with a 6-3, 6-3 third round victory over Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters on Thursday. The 27-year-old Scot, who also stays on course for a fourth tournament victory in just six weeks, will now play either world…

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  • Federer derailed as Raonic keeps London bid alive

    Paris (AFP) - Big serving Milos Raonic upset world number two Roger Federer 7-6 (7/4), 7-5 to make the Paris Masters semi-finals on Friday and stay alive in the race to reach the World Tour Finals.

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