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Nov 17

Goffin thrashes Thiem to reach ATP Finals semis

David Goffin completes the semi-final line-up at the ATP Finals with victory over Dominic Thiem, and will next face Roger Federer.

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Nov 17

Amazon will broadcast men’s elite tennis from 2019 to show 37 ATP Tour events

Amazon will broadcast 37 men’s tennis ATP Tour events online, including nine Masters tournaments, from 2019.

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Nov 17

Road closures, Beauty and the Beast & Beyonce: Serena marries in lavish $1m ceremony

Beyonce, Kim Kardashian and Eva Longoria were among the A-list guests in New Orleans.

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Nov 16

Rafael Nadal awarded damages over French former minister’s doping claim

• World No1 will donate Roselyne Bachelot’s €10,000 payment to charity• ‘The motivation, as I have always said, was not financial,’ says SpaniardRafael Nadal has been awarded damages after the former French sports minister who accused him of doping was…

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Nov 16

Five best shots as Federer beats Cilic in three sets

Watch five of the best shots as Roger Federer recovers from losing the first set to beat Marin Cilic in three and head into the semi-finals with an unbeaten record from the ATP Finals group stage.

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Nov 16

ATP Finals: Jack Sock beats Alexander Zverev, Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic

American eighth seed Jack Sock beats Germany’s Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals to join the unbeaten Roger Federer in the semi-finals.

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Nov 16

Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic in three sets at ATP World Tour Finals – as it happened

Roger Federer sailed into the semi-finals with a 100% record after beating Marin Cilic 6-7, 6-4, 6-1 in London 4.11pm GMT He was inconvenienced by losing the first set, but Roger Federer heads into the semi-finals with a 100% record. He’s won his three…

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Nov 16

Nadal wins £10,700 damages over doping claim

Former French Sports Minister Roselyne Bachelot is ordered to pay the tennis star 12,000 euros.

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Nov 16

The Joy of Six: seasons from hell | Niall McVeigh

From Cleveland’s collapse to Ferrari’s lowest ebb and Doncaster Rovers’ destruction amid fire and fury, we look back on six calamitous campaigns Ten years before he made his name as the inscrutable, hooded overlord of the New England Patriots, Bill Bel…

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Nov 15

ATP Finals: Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares beat Ivan Dodig and Marcel Granollers

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares keep their hopes alive at the ATP Finals with victory over Ivan Dodig and Marcel Granollers.

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Nov 15

ATP World Tour Finals is a summit at the end of a long and tiring road | Kevin Mitchell

Rafael Nadal’s early departure, added to the absences of Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka et al, shows just how stiff the price for qualifying is – but it means so muchWhen Rafael Nadal signed off early from the ATP World Tour Finals this wee…

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Nov 15

ATP Finals: Grigor Dimitov beats David Goffin to reach semi-finals

Watch five of the best shots as Grigor Dimitov manages to thrash David Goffin and make it to the semi-finals of the ATP Finals in London.

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Nov 15

Dimitrov thrashes Goffin to reach ATP semis, Thiem wins

Grigor Dimitrov thrashes David Goffin to reach the last four on his ATP Finals debut, and Dominic Thiem beats Pablo Carreno Busta.

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Nov 15

Amazon US Open tennis deal sparks speculation over Premier League bid

Company is understood to have struck five-year deal for UK rights to tournament as BT and Sky prepare for football battleAmazon is understood to have snapped up the UK TV rights to the US Open tennis tournament, in a move likely to cause further specul…

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Nov 14

Roger Federer beats Alexander Zverev to reach ATP World Tour Finals semis

• Federer survives battle against young German to win 7-6 (5), 5-7, 6-1• Jack Sock overcomes Marin Cilic, 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 (4) to stay in the raceTrust in raw talent is no guarantee of victory in any sport, and it was tested to snapping point when Roger F…

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Nov 14

Watch: Five best shots as Sock beats Cilic

Watch five of the best shots as Jack Sock beats Marin Cilic to boost his hopes of reaching semi-finals at the ATP Finals in London.

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