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Nadal scripts history with 800 consecutive weeks in Top 10

18 Jan 2021

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Nadal scripts history with 800 consecutive weeks in Top 10

Spanish maestro Rafael Nadal has now completed 800 consecutive weeks inside the Top 10 of ATP Rankings.

Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal wins 1,000th ATP Tour match

05 Nov 2020

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Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal wins 1,000th ATP Tour match

Rafael Nadal scripted history by becoming the fourth player to record 1,000 ATP Tour wins with victory over fellow Spaniard Feliciano Lopez at the ongoing Paris Masters.

Novak Djokovic clinches a record 35th Masters title

30 Aug 2020

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Novak Djokovic clinches a record 35th Masters title

World number one Novak Djokovic, on Saturday, clinched a record 35th title at a Masters 1000 tournament.

Happy Birthday Roger Federer: A look at his monumental records

08 Aug 2020

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Happy Birthday Roger Federer: A look at his monumental records

Swiss maestro Roger Federer turned 39 on Saturday.

Mexico Open: Nadal defeats Taylor Fritz, claims 85th career title

01 Mar 2020

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Mexico Open: Nadal defeats Taylor Fritz, claims 85th career title

World number two Rafael Nadal claimed his first title of 2020, having trounced the un-seeded Taylor Fritz 6-3, 6-2 in ATP Mexico Open final on Saturday.

Rafael Nadal could script these records in 2020

05 Jan 2020

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Rafael Nadal could script these records in 2020

Reigning world number one Rafael Nadal had a glorious year in 2019.

Rafael Nadal finishes as year-end No. 1 in ATP Rankings

16 Nov 2019

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Rafael Nadal finishes as year-end No. 1 in ATP Rankings

Rafael Nadal might have bowed out of the ongoing ATP Finals in London.

Nadal beats Medvedev to win 19th Slam: Here're records broken

09 Sep 2019

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Nadal beats Medvedev to win 19th Slam: Here're records broken

Rafael Nadal defied all odds to beat Daniil Medvedev (7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4) in the final of the US Open 2019 at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows on Sunday.

Here are the unbreakable records of the US Open

23 Aug 2019

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Here are the unbreakable records of the US Open

The US Open is one of the oldest Grand Slams in tennis history to date.

A look at Roger Federer's landmark ATP title wins

03 Mar 2019

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A look at Roger Federer's landmark ATP title wins

When it comes to tennis, the first name that comes to everyone's mind is none other than the living legend of modern era, Roger Federer.

2018 French Open: Heartbreak for Serena, record for Nadal

05 Jun 2018

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2018 French Open: Heartbreak for Serena, record for Nadal

Serena faced a heartbreak at the French Open after her Grand Slam comeback was cut short, but Nadal seems to be on course to win his record 11th French Open title.

Sharapova defeats Babos, advances to third round of US Open

31 Aug 2017

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Sharapova defeats Babos, advances to third round of US Open

In a thrilling three setter Maria Sharapova defeated Timea Babos 6-7, 6-4, 6-1 to advance to the third round of US Open.

How many of these US Open facts do you know?

27 Aug 2017

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How many of these US Open facts do you know?

The 2017 US Open is upon us with the season's final major set to kick off on 28th Aug at the Flushing Meadows, New York.

Nadal set to become number 1 ranked player

15 Aug 2017

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Nadal set to become number 1 ranked player

Rafael Nadal is set to return to the top of the rankings of the ATP World Tour for the first time since July 2014.

Roger Federer turns 36 today

08 Aug 2017

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Roger Federer turns 36 today

Legendary tennis player Roger Federer celebrates his 36th birthday today.

Is Roger Federer the greatest tennis player of all time?

06 Jul 2017

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Is Roger Federer the greatest tennis player of all time?

Former world number one Roger Federer defeated Marin Cilic at the 2017 Wimbledon to win his 19th Grand Slam.

Will 10th French Open title make Nadal the greatest tennis-player?

10 Jun 2017

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Will 10th French Open title make Nadal the greatest tennis-player?

World number four Rafael Nadal entered the finals of Roland Garros for the tenth time in his career. He will face Stan Wawrinka on Sunday.

Djokovic, Williams sisters into third round of 2016 US Open

02 Sep 2016

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Djokovic, Williams sisters into third round of 2016 US Open

Rafael Nadal along with Novak Djokovic, Juan Martin Del Potro, Stan Wawrinka and Andy Murray won their respective matches, reaching the third round of the 2016 US Open.