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Federer's century bid falls short as Zverev sets up Djoker decider

Federer's century bid falls short as Zverev sets up Djoker decider

Roger Federer will have to wait in his bid for a 100th career title, beaten in the ATP Finals' last four by young German Alexander Zverev.

  • by Martyn Herman

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Zverev sets up tasty Federer clash at ATP Finals
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Zverev sets up tasty Federer clash at ATP Finals

Alexander Zverev's long-predicted arrival at the summit of men's tennis is taking too long for some impatient observers but he took another significant step forward on Friday.

  • by Martyn Herman
Australia to stage lucrative new ATP team event
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Australia to stage lucrative new ATP team event

Rankings points and significant prizemoney will be on offer in a new teams tournament planned to commence in Australia in 2020.

Normal service resumes as Federer marches into semi-finals
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Normal service resumes as Federer marches into semi-finals

Roger Federer has completed his recovery from a surprise first-up loss to qualify for yet another semi-final at the season-ending ATP Finals.

  • by Martyn Herman
John Isner pays tribute to late friend after loss to Marin Cilic
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John Isner pays tribute to late friend after loss to Marin Cilic

American John Isner said it was "very, very difficult" to focus on his second match at the ATP Finals against Marin Cilic after learning of the death of his close friend and former strength coach Kyle Morgan.

  • by Martyn Herman
Djokovic sounds warning over rival team events

Djokovic sounds warning over rival team events

Novak Djokovic fears staging a revamped Davis Cup finals and a revived ATP World Team Cup weeks apart could hurt the sport and result in creating two average events.

  • by Martyn Herman
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Kyrgios' public cry for help could finally unlock potential: Groth
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Kyrgios' public cry for help could finally unlock potential: Groth

Describing professional tennis as a 'lonely, selfish sport', former Davis Cup representative Sam Groth hopes Nick Kyrgios' recent admission will be the tonic he needed.

  • by Darren Walton
Roger Federer plays down favouritism comments
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Roger Federer plays down favouritism comments

Roger Federer has played down comments he received preferential treatment on the Tour, and in particular, at the Australian and US Opens.

  • by Martyn Herman
Federer, Anderson win easy at ATP Finals
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Federer, Anderson win easy at ATP Finals

Six-time champion Roger Federer has avoided an early exit from the ATP Finals as he rediscovered his form to outclass Dominic Thiem in straight sets.

Federer gets Djoker's support in favouritism row
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Federer gets Djoker's support in favouritism row

World No.1 Novak Djokovic has leapt to the defence of rival Roger Federer after claims the Swiss enjoys preferential treatment on Tour, especially at the Australian Open.

  • by Martyn Herman
Djokovic tames Isner, Zverev edges Cilic at ATP Finals
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Djokovic tames Isner, Zverev edges Cilic at ATP Finals

John Isner admits he got his 'ass kicked' as an imperious Novak Djokovic opened his campaign for a record-equalling sixth title at the ATP Finals.

  • by Martyn Herman