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Thiem slays Nadal to reach Australian Open semis

01 January, 2020 8:02 pm 8:02 pm

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Dominic Thiem ended six years of Grand Slam frustration against Rafa Nadal on Wednesday with a seismic 7-6(3) 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(6) upset that booked his maiden Australian Open semi-final and rocked the old guard of men’s tennis. After pulling off a nerve-shredding win that quashed doubts about his prowess on hardcourts, the … Read More


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Tsitsipas fights back to beat Thiem and claim ATP Finals title

11 November, 2019 9:00 am 9:00 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Stefanos Tsitsipas confirmed his meteoric rise into the highest echelon of men’s tennis by battling back to beat Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-7(6) 6-2 7-6(4) in a compelling title duel at the ATP Finals on Sunday. The 21-year-old debutant, the youngest of the eight qualifiers for the elite season-ender at the O2 Arena, … Read More


Djokovic, Thiem stroll into last-16 of Shanghai Masters

10 October, 2019 9:58 pm 9:58 pm

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – World number one Novak Djokovic extended his winning run in Asia when he strolled into the last-16 of the Shanghai Masters with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Canada’s Denis Shapovalov on Wednesday. The ATP Masters 1000 event is the Serb’s second tournament since a US Open fourth round withdrawal due to a … Read More


Nadal, Thiem, 12th, French, crown, Roland Garros

Nadal racks up 12th French crown at Roland Garros

06 June, 2019 8:41 am 8:41 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Defying the years and one of the most fierce onslaughts he has ever faced at Roland Garros, Rafa Nadal won his 12th French Open crown on Sunday, leaving Dominic Thiem crushed and a packed Parisian stadium shaking their heads in wonder. The first set had been one for the ages, the second … Read More


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Tsitsipas comes of age to beat Nadal and reach Madrid final

05 May, 2019 9:08 am 9:08 am

MADRID (Reuters) – Stefanos Tsitsipas pulled off one of the biggest wins of his short but remarkable career by beating Rafael Nadal 6-4 2-6 6-3 on Spanish soil to book his place in the Madrid Open final against world number one Novak Djokovic. Tsitsipas, 20, had never won a set in his previous three meetings … Read More