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Fatigued Djokovic withdraws from Montreal event

07 July, 2019 9:04 am 9:04 am

(Reuters) – Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from next month’s Rogers Cup in Montreal in order to get more rest before opening his hard court season, the world number one said on Thursday. Djokovic, a four-times champion in Canada, said he needs more time to recover after a physically demanding run at Wimbledon, where he beat … Read More

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Canadian capital Ottawa, Montreal brace for heavy flooding

04 April, 2019 9:48 am 9:48 am

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada’s capital city of Ottawa readied for heavy flooding as rains were set to further engorge the swollen Ottawa River, while Montreal declared a state of emergency as it too braced for an inundation of flood waters. Ottawa officials told reporters  that they now expect waters to rise about half a meter … Read More

Halep beats Stephens in Montreal in repeat of French Open win

08 August, 2018 9:00 am 9:00 am

(Reuters) – World number one Simona Halep turned back American Sloane Stephens 7-6(6) 3-6 6-4 to win the Rogers Cup women’s title in a rematch of their French Open finale in Montreal on Sunday. Romanian Halep, who had beaten Stephens in Paris in June, claimed her second Montreal title in three years and third for … Read More

Halep, Stephens set up rematch of French Open final

08 August, 2018 9:35 am 9:35 am

PARIS (Reuters) – World number one Simona Halep set up a rematch of the French Open final with Sloane Stephens after cruising to a 6-4 6-1 victory over Ashleigh Barty at the Rogers Cup in Montreal. The Romanian, who overhauled reigning US Open champion Stephens at Roland Garros to earn her maiden grand slam title, … Read More

Halep defeats Garcia to reach semi-final in Montreal

08 August, 2018 10:35 am 10:35 am

(Reuters) – Top seed Simona Halep sent Caroline Garcia packing for the second consecutive year at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Friday with a 7-5 6-1 win to set up a semi-final showdown with Ashleigh Barty on Saturday. The French Open champion showed no signs of fatigue following her marathon three-set win over Anastasia … Read More