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Loss step back for Murray

Andy Murray looks like a one-hit wonder. In the Australian Open final, Murray had Novak Djokovic almost dangling on the end of a hook, facing three break points in what …


They meet again

MELBOURNE, Australia – Andy Murray was sucking in deep breaths, trying to recover from his exhausting win over Roger Federer. Pain was very much on his mind. The U.S. Open …


Final Slam should dazzle

NEW YORK – Champion at Wimbledon in both singles and doubles. Winner again at the All England Club in both events, four weeks later at the London Olympics. Nobody would …


Nadal tops Djokovic for 7th French Open title

Rain or shine, clay or mud, Sunday or Monday, Rafael Nadal rules Roland Garros. The man they call “Rafa” won his record seventh French Open title Monday, returning a day …


Djokovic’s Open final win over Nadal longest in Slam history

MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic admitted that he needed all of his physical and mental resources to rally from 4-2 down in the final set to sting Rafael Nadal for …


Djokovic holds off Murray in marathon semifinal

MELBOURNE, Australia – If anyone knows how Novak Djokovic feels after sweating and scrapping for almost five hours in the Australian Open semifinals, it’s his next opponent – Rafael Nadal. …


Djokovic wants to prove he’s no fluke

Novak Djokovic arrived in Australia last January a one-Slam wonder, an extremely promising, charismatic player known as much for his spot-on impersonations as anything he had done on the court. …


Djokovic wins first Wimbledon title, moves to 48-1

WIMBLEDON, England – Until Sunday, Novak Djokovic never managed to win a grass-court tournament of any sort, let alone Wimbledon. Until Sunday, Djokovic never was able to beat Rafael Nadal …


Nadal, Djokovic set to battle for Wimbledon crown

WIMBLEDON, England – For the first time since the 2009 Australian Open, the top two seeded players will meet in the final of a Grand Slam-level tournament today when No. …


New No. 1 Djokovic, old No. 1 Nadal reach Wimbledon final

WIMBLEDON, England – Having ensured his first trip to a Wimbledon final and first turn at No. 1 in the rankings with a thrill-a-minute victory, Novak Djokovic dropped to his …


Nadal reigns again at French Open

PARIS – This time, it felt less like “au revoir” and more like farewell for Roger Federer. What may have been the great man’s last best chance to beat Rafael …


Federer ends Djokovic’s 41-match streak

PARIS – Dusk was descending, wind was swirling and full-throated chants of “Ro-ger! Ro-ger!” from 15,000 or so fans finally were hushing as Roger Federer stepped to the baseline Friday …


French Open heats up with Federer-Djokovic semifinal looming

PARIS – Even Rafael Nadal acknowledges his French Open semifinal against Andy Murray is not nearly as intriguing as the one between unbeaten Novak Djokovic and 16-time Grand Slam champion …


Djokovic breezes to semis

PARIS – Novak Djokovic drained the fight from Richard Gasquet at the French Open, with the Serb’s unbeaten streak this season preserved with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 victory Sunday into …


Djokovic streak at 37 wins

ROME – Novak Djokovic is starting to realize what an impact he’s making on tennis with his recent domination of Rafael Nadal – and everyone else in the game, too. …


Djokovic no longer Nadal’s clay pigeon

Novak Djokovic (pictured) defeated Rafael Nadal on clay for the first time in 10 tries, beating the top-ranked Spaniard 7-5, 6-4 to win the Madrid Open on Sunday and extend …


Djokovic rides momentum to straight-sets Aussie title

MELBOURNE, Australia – After winning his second Australian Open title over the weekend with straight-set victories over Roger Federer and Andy Murray, cautious Novak Djokovic is still not quite ready …