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Tennis Roundup: Pablo Carreno Busta wins in Montreal, Halep wins 3rd National Bank title, | Sports News

The Associated Press MONTREAL (AP) — Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain won the National Bank Open on Sunday, beating eighth-seeded Hubert Hurkacz of Poland 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. The first unseeded winner in the event since Argentina’s Guillermo Canas in 2002, Busta won his seventh ATP Tour title and first Masters 1000 victory. “It’s an amazing …

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Tennis-Swiatek upset by Haddad Maia in Canadian Open last 16

Polish world number one Iga Swiatek was stunned by Brazil’s Beatriz Haddad Maia 6-4 3-6 7-5 at the Canadian Open on Thursday, while Jessica Pegula beat Camila Giorgi to join Coco Gauff and Simona Halep in the quarter-finals. In the opening set of their last-16 clash, Swiatek struck a double-fault to hand the unseeded Haddad …

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Easily coachable coach? After Wimbledon, men’s tennis will try it

WIMBLEDON – As in many sports, tennis has its share of well-known coaches. Unlike in other sports, tennis does not always allow them to coach. Indeed, at Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic can’t get any sort of instructions from Goran Ivanisevic at Center Court during the men’s semifinals on Friday. No other players and coaches were supposed …

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Tennis news today: Novak Djokovic’s coach Goran Ivanisevic says the Serb is trying his best to ensure participation at US Open, Simona Halep retires from her match due to illness

In a recent interview, Goran Ivanisevic stated that Novak Djokovic is looking at all possible avenues so that he can compete at the US Open. Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep retired midway through her second-round contest at the Citi Open due to an illness. Bianca Andreescu, who suffered a minor injury scare during her …

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