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Jo Wilfried Tsonga caps week of upsets with win over Federer and title in Toronto tennis

TORONTO- Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had one more surprise in his bag of upsets, beating Roger Federer 7-5 7-6 (3) to cap a scintillating march to the Rogers Cup title on Sunday.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashes out of Cincinnati in first round

Jo-Wlifred Tsonga struggles.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Tuesday, suffering a humbling 6-1 6-4 opening-round loss to Russia's Mikhail Youzhny two days after winning the Rogers...

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes upset route past Andy Murray to Rogers Cup semis

Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga continued to travel the upset route into the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup, taking out twice former champion Andy Murray 7-6 (5) 4-6 6-4 on Friday, after the eighth seed...

Roger Federer cruises into Rogers final, to meet Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Roger Federer eased into the final of the Rogers Cup with a 6-3 6-4 win over Spain's Feliciano Lopez on Saturday, putting the Swiss maestro on the brink of a landmark 80th career title.

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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga upsets top seed Novak Djokovic at Toronto Masters

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Steve Keating Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga handed world number one Novak Djokovic a shock 6-2 6-2 third round defeat on Thursday as the Rogers Cup was rocked by upsets and surprises.

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Marinko Matosevic stuns Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Queen's

Big scalp: Marinko Matosevic of Australia celebrates his win against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Liam Fitzgibbon Marinko Matosevic overcame an injury scare to cause another boilover at Queen's Club with a straight-sets upset of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

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Novak Djokovic defeats Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to take semi-final in Shanghai

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts to his win over France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga during the singles semifinal match of the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament at the Qizhong Forest Sports City Tennis Center in Shanghai, China on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013. Djokovic won  6-2, 7-5.  (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Linda Pearce The world No.1 ranking is again Rafael Nadal's, but the first place in the final of the Shanghai Rolex Masters belongs to Novak Djokovic.

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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in fine form as France firms for Hopman Cup

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Brad Elborough, Perth France is now favoured to win its first Hopman Cup title. Jo-Wilfred Tsonga and Alize Cornet's 2-1 win over the US pair of John Isner and Sloane Stephens at the Perth Arena on Wednesday night should...

Australian Open: Roger Federer v Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Roger Federer and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battled it out on centre court at the Australian Open which eventually saw Federer win 6-3 7-5 6-4.

France, Switzerland in Davis Cup final, Spain falls to Brazil

Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil reacts after winning his play-off singles match against Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain.

France will host Switzerland in the Davis Cup final in November but five-time champions Spain have lost their World Group status after an 18-year-stay in the elite division.

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Murray wastes no time in setting up Djokovic showdown

First-class service: Andy Murray cruised into the quarter-finals of the US Open.

Darren Walton Andy Murray was too smart, too respectful to say he was finally returning to championship-winning form ahead of his US Open quarter-final showdown on Wednesday with Novak Djokovic.

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray in quarters clash, Serena Williams advances

Listen to my footsteps: Novak Djokovic continues to power through the US Open draw.

The tension mounted and temperatures soared at the U.S. Open on Monday as top seed Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray set up a sensational quarter-final, and Serena Williams made a 2014 grand slam...

Andy Murray must take risks to upset Novak Djokovic in US Open

Andy Murray

Simon Briggs First, the good news. Andy Murray's match against Novak Djokovic is like a free lunch, because nobody is expecting him to win.

Seeded players feel the US Open heat

Andy Murray cramps up during the US Open.

Lynn Zinser For most seeded players in the US Open, the opening matches are a chance to work out a few wrinkles, shake off some rust and become used to the swirling winds, the warm conditions and the speed of...

Tennis player Marinko 'Mad Dog' Matosevic kicks, curses after Cincinnati win

Marinko Matosevic

He's known as Marinko "Mad Dog" Matosevic, and the Australian tennis player lived up to his nickname during his opening round match at an ATP tournament in the US overnight.

Nick Kyrgios into US Open second round

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 25: Nick Kyrgios of Australia serves against Mikhail Youzhny of Russia during his men's singles first round match on Day One of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 25, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.   Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Teenage tennis sensation Nick Kyrgios has made an explosive start to the US Open, eliminating two-time semi-finalist Mikhail Youzhny in the opening round.

Roger Federer aging gracefully, still playing tennis at elite level

Still got it: Swiss ace Roger Federer.

John Jeansonne No need for Roger Federer loyalists to be alarmed by the man's advancing age, or to look for any hints that he has had his fill of elite tennis.

Roger Federer warns Marinko Matosevic to be ready in US Open first round

Still a threat: Roger Federer will be one of the contenders for the US Open.

Darren Walton Marinko Matosevic hasn't had the happiest month and Roger Federer has warned the Australian it won't be any more pleasant on Tuesday at the US Open.

Fired-up Nick Kyrgios flirts with disqualification in victory over Mikhail Youzhny

Close to forfeiting: Nick Kyrgios.

John Jeansonne and Darren Walton On the opening day of US Open swordplay, a swashbuckling young Australian nearly skewered himself with emotional outbursts. But 19-year-old Nick Kyrgios survived to fight another day.

Serena, Djokovic sail through US Open winds

Serena Williams

Larry Fine World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams sailed through brisk winds to dismiss overmatched opponents on Thursday and land comfortably in the third round of the US Open.