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    Muguruza survives, no problems for Djokovic

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:04am on June 01, 2017

    Reigning champion Garbine Muguruza survived a tough French Open second-round challenge from Anett Kontaveit, while men’s title-holder Novak Djokovic stormed into the last 32 on...

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    Verdasco stuns in-form Zverev

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 01:51am on May 31, 2017

    Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco stunned ninth seed Alexander Zverev at Roland Garros on Tuesday, eliminating the in-form German 6-4 3-6 6-4 6-2 in a first...

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    Nadal, Djokovic cruise in French Open

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:56pm on May 29, 2017

    Rafael Nadal launched his pursuit of a record 10th French Open title in convincing fashion, while defending champion Novak Djokovic eased to victory under the...

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    Kerber in historic loss, Kvitova returns

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:05am on May 29, 2017

    Angelique Kerber became the first top seed to lose in the opening round at Roland Garros on Sunday as tearful Petra Kvitova swept to victory...

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    Missing stars let pretenders dream

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:33am on May 28, 2017

    Serena Williams’ bombshell pregnancy announcement last month triggered a sequence of events that has left this year’s women’s draw at Roland Garros wide open and...

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    Nadal targets 10th title in generation game

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:30am on May 28, 2017

    With the world’s top five occupied by players over 30 for the first time, Rafael Nadal is poised to tighten the old guard’s Grand Slam...

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    Zverev stuns Djokovic in Rome final

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 11:38pm on May 21, 2017

    German youngster Alexander Zverev pulled off the biggest win of his career on Sunday when he beat world number two Novak Djokovic 6-4 6-3 to...

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    Svitolina wins Rome title

    Reuters . Rome | Updated at 12:05am on May 22, 2017

    Elina Svitolina won the women’s singles at the Italian Open final to claim her fourth title of the season on Sunday after her opponent Simona...

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    Nadal targets French Open after shock defeat

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 02:04am on May 21, 2017

    Rafael Nadal will set his sights on winning a 10th French Open title, after a day of ‘fishing or golf’, following his shock defeat to...

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    Sharapova gets Wimbledon boost

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 12:05am on May 20, 2017

    Maria Sharapova said Friday she will not request a wildcard for Wimbledon, instead opting to play in qualifying for the Grand Slam she won in...

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