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True Grit: Serena Williams Scores First Win of Year in Toronto

By Richard Pagliaro | Monday, August 8, 2022 Serena Williams subdued Nuria Parrizas Diaz 6-3, 6-4 to score her first singles win in a year-and-a-half at the National Bank Open in Toronto. Photo credit: Getty Karaoke queen Serena Williams was in no mood for a Toronto swan song today. Williams cleared her throat and tuned …

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That 21-Year-Old World No. 1 Iga Swiatek Still ‘Learning’ The Business Of Tennis

Iga Swiatek of Poland plays a forehand during the French Open at Roland Garros on June 4, 2022 in Paris, … [+] France. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Getty Images) Getty Images With two major championship tennis trophies in her case, the World No. 1 ranking by her name and the longest WTA win streak this century, …

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Samsonova Soars Over Kanepi for the Washington, DC Title

By Erik Gudris | @ATNTennis | Sunday, August 7, 2022 Liudmila Samsonova stopped Kaia Kanepi in a steamy Washington, DC final to claim her second career WTA championship. Photo credit: Citi Open WASHINGTON, DC—Liudmila Samsonova of Russia almost didn’t make it to the Citi Open event due to almost not securing a visa in time. …

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Djokovic Withdraws from Montreal as ATP Wild Cards Announced

By Erik Gudris | @ATNTennis | Thursday, August 4, 2022 Novak Djokovic withdrew from Montreal due to Canada’s ongoing policy on not allowing unvaccinated international travelers. Photo credit: Pete Staples/USTA/US Open Facebook Seven-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic withdrew from the upcoming Masters 1000 ATP event in Montreal, Canada. That was due to Canada’s ongoing official …

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