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US Open: Rafael Nadal to take on Leonardo Mayer in third round

US Open Rafael Nadal. World number one Rafael Nadal will aim to continue his stunning 2017 season when he takes on lucky loser Leonardo Mayer of Argentina in the third round of the US Open here today. Nadal and Mayer will meet for the fourth time in their ATP Head-to-Head series. The Spaniard has clinched

Bopanna, Mirza advance to second round in US Open

New York, Sep 1, Bopanna Mirza advance to second round in US Open. India’s leading doubles players Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza began their US Open campaigns with victories in their respective events, albeit, in contrasting fashion here.Bopanna and Uruguay’s Pablo Cuevas shrugged off a surprise first set lapse to regroup and beat American pair

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US Open: Mirza, Bopanna to begin their doubles campaign today

US Open Mirza, Bopanna to begin their doubles campaign today.Tennis stars Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna will begin their US Open campaign on Thursday when they play their respective doubles matches at the Flushing Meadows. In women’s doubles event, the Indo-Chinese duo of Sania and Peng Shuai will take on Croatian professionals Petra Martic and Donna Vekic. 

Venus Williams cruises into third round of US Open

Tennis Star Venus Williams cruises into third round of US Open

US open: The American tennis star Venus Williams showcased a remarkable performance as she knocked out big-hitting Frenchwoman Oceane Dodin in straight sets to storm into the third round of the US Open here on Thursday.Seven-time Grand Slam champion , who needed three sets to get past Grand Slam debutante Viktoria Kuzmova, was much sharper against

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US Open: Federer ousts teen Tiafoe in five-set thriller

US Open Roger Federer ousts teen Tiafoe in five-set thriller. 19-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer rebounded strongly after a shaky start to clinch a thrilling five-set win over 19-year-old American Frances Tiafoe in the opening round of the US Open here on Wednesday.Roger Federer, who is a five-time US Open champion and currently seeded third

US Open Sharapova makes Grand Slam

US Open: Sharapova makes Grand Slam return with electrifying win

US Open Sharapova makes Grand Slam return with electrifying win. Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova began her long-awaited return to Grand Slam on a winning note as she outplayed second-seed Simona Halep of Romania in a three-set thriller at the US Open here on Tuesday. Sharapova, who is playing her first major after coming back from the 15-month doping

Mirza, Bopanna crash

India’s campaign ends in Cincinnati as Mirza, Bopanna crash out

India’s campaign ends in Cincinnati as Mirza, Bopanna crash out. Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Chinese partner Peng Shuai crashed out of the ongoing 2017 Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati, after slumping to a straight sets defeat in the semi-finals of the women’s doubles event here on Saturday.  The fourth-seeded pair, who have

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Forearm injury forces Sharapova to withdraw from Cincinnati

Forearm injury forces Sharapova to withdraw from Cincinnati. Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has been forced to withdraw from next week’s WTA tournament in Cincinnati with a left forearm injury. The same injury had also forced her to withdraw from the Bank of the West Classic after winning her first match, and the Rogers Cup in Toronto.“I arrived in Cincinnati yesterday

Novak Djokovic likely miss US Open through injury

Novak Djokovic likely to miss US Open through injury

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Novak Djokovic likely miss US Open through injury. World number four Novak Djokovic is doubtful for the US Open–the upcoming fourth and final major of the season–due to an elbow injury.According to a Serbian newspaper, Serbia’s doctor Zdenko Milinkovic said Djokovic would

US Open 2017 top $ 50 million prize barrier sports news

US Open 2017 to top $ 50 million prize barrier

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS US Open 2017 top 50 million prize barrier sports news. The total prize money for this year’s US Open will be USD 50.4 million, which makes it the first tennis tournament in history with the total prize-money compensation topping

Serena crashes out of US Open, loses No. 1 ranking

New York:  Serena Williams crashed out of the US Open, her semi-final defeat to Karolina Pliskova costing her a shot at a 23rd Grand Slam title and a record 187th straight week at number one. Pliskova, the 10th-seeded Czech playing in her first Grand Slam semi-final, triumphed 6-2, 7-6 (7/5) and will face Angelique Kerber,

Pouille ousts Nadal to reach US Open quarters

New York: French tennis player Lucas Pouille defeated 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal over five sets, 6-1, 2-6, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (6), to reach the US Open quarter-finals here. “It took everything. I could not dream better than that,” Pouille, the 22-year-old, said of his victory on Sunday. The match lasted four hours and

Sania, Bopanna advance; Paes’ campaign ends in US Open

New York: India’s Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna progressed with their respective partners but Leander Paes’ campaign ended after the veteran suffered a second-round defeat with Martina Hingis in mixed doubles at the US Open here. Sania and Barbora Strycova of Czech Republic advanced to the third round of the women’s doubles after a 6-2,

Paes, Bopanna beaten, Sania win in US Open

New York: Veteran Indian star Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna crashed out of the men’s doubles competition after losing their respective matches but Sania Mirza made an assured start to her mixed doubles journey at the US Open tennis tournament. The Indo-German pair of Paes and Andre Begemann gave a tough fight before going down

Myneni beaten in first round of US Open

New York: India’s Saketh Myneni posted an inspired display but was beaten 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-2, 2-6, 5-7 against Czech Jiri Vesely in the first round of the US Open tennis tournament. The marathon match stretched for three hours and 47 minutes at Court 9 here on Monday. Myneni, ranked 143rd, fought bravely for the

 Saketh Myneni makes it to US Open singles main draw

New York: India’s Saketh Myneni literallyblew away Serbian Pedja Kristin 6-3 6-0 in only 56 minutes to earn his maiden entrance into the men’s singles event of the upcoming US Open. To make it to the main draw, Saketh needed to win three rounds in the qualifiers and he made it with minimum fuss without