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  1. Raonic earns first-round win at Japan Open-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    Canadian Milos Raonic earned a 7-6 , 6-3 win over Australian Bernard Tomic on Tuesday to advance to the second round of the Japan Open on the back of 22 aces. The world No.

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  2. Bouchard, Radwanska beaten in China; Sharapova, Halep winRead the original story

    7 min ago | Reuters

    WTA Finals qualifiers Maria Sharapova and Simona Halep recorded straight sets victories at the China Open on Tuesday, but Singapore hopefuls Eugenie Bouchard and Agnieszka Radwanska were dumped out in second round upsets. Bouchard, who lost in the final of last week's Wuhan Open, was beaten by unseeded German Sabine Lisicki 6-2 6-4, while Italian Roberta Vinci knocked out 2011 winner Radwanska 6-4 6-4.

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  3. Maria Sharapova Wins In Second Round Of The 2014 China OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | International Business Times

    Maria Sharapova of Russia hits a return during her women's singles tennis match against Angelique Kerber of Germany at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London July 1, 2014. Fourth seed Sharapova saved seven of nine break points that she encountered in the match against Svitolina.

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  4. Nadal dominates in return at China OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | WTOL-TV Toledo

    30, 2014. . Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot from Richard Gasquet of France during the China Open tennis tournament at the National Tennis Stadium in Beijing, China, Tuesday, Sept.

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  5. Li Na receives teary goodbye at China OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Chinese tennis star Li Na received a tearful send-off on center court at the China Open on Tuesday, complete with hugs from her former competitors, cheers from home fans, and a bouquet of flowers from Rafael Nadal.

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  6. Nadal dominates in return at China Read the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Albany Times Union

    Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic advanced with ease at the China Open on Tuesday, while Agnieszka Radwanska's late-season slump continued with another early loss. The fourth-seeded Sharapova saved seven of nine break points she faced in a 6-2, 6-2 second-round win over Elina Svitolina of Ukraine, a semifinalist last week at the Wuhan Open.

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  7. Andy Murray battled into the second round of the China OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Andy Murray fought from a set down to defeat Jerzy Janowicz 6-7 6-4 6-2 and book his place in the second round of the China Open on Tuesday. Murray, who defeated Spain's Tommy Robredo on Sunday to win the Shenzhen Open - his first tournament victory since winning Wimbledon last year, looked out of sorts in the opening set before firing back to give Janowicz a real contest.

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  8. Raonic serves 22 aces in first-round win over Tomic at Japan OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Milos Raonic of Canada returns a shot against Bernard Tomic of Australia during their first round match of Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.

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  9. Milos Raonic advances at Japan OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | CBC News

    Canada's Milos Raonic has played in the last two finals at the Japan Open but has yet to win the event. Canadian Milos Raonic earned a 7-6 , 6-3 win over Australian Bernard Tomic on Tuesday to advance to the second round of the Japan Open in Tokyo on the back of 22 aces.

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  10. Genie Bouchard loses in opening match of China OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Bouchard, the eighth-seed from Westmount, Que., fell in two sets to unseeded Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-2, 6-4. On Saturday, Bouchard had reached the final of the Wuhan Open China, but lost in two sets to third-seed Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic.

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  11. Nadal returns in style, Djokovic wins in...Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Rafael Nadal made an emphatic return to singles competition Tuesday after being sidelined for three months, sweeping aside Richard Gasquet of France in the $5.4 million China Open. Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot against Richard Gasquet of France during the men's singles first round match at the China Open tennis tournament in the National Tennis Center of Beijing on September 30, 2014 The 14-times Grand Slam winner won his first round match in Beijing 6-4, 6-0, overcoming sporadic resistance in the first set before crushing his 22nd-ranked opponent in the second.

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  12. ATP China Open: Andy Murray fights back from a set down to beat Jerzy JanowiczRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Sky Sports

    Andy Murray came back from a set down to defeat Jerzy Janowicz 6-7 6-4 6-2 in the first round of the China Open. The British No 1, who last week won his first tournament since his 2013 Wimbledon triumph, lost his first three service games but eventually fought back to take the win after 2 hours 28 minutes.

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  13. Top seed Wawrinka rolled by Japanese...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Suria

    Tatsuma Ito followed the winning example of compatriot Kei Nishikori as the number 103-ranked local dumped top seed Stan Wawrinka out 7-5, 6-2 in the first round of the Japan Open on Tuesday. Tatsuma Ito of Japan serves the ball towards top-seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland during their men's singles first round match at the Japan Open tennis tournament in Tokyo on September 30, 2014 - by Toshifumi Kitamura Ito, finalist at a Challenger event a fortnight ago in Turkey, showed no fear as he imposed his game on the Swiss world number four who won the Australian Open in January.

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  14. Tennis - Nadal wins on return, Djokovic stays perfect aRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Rafa Nadal enjoyed an emphatic return to singles action as he powered past Richard Gasquet at the China Open on Tuesday, while world number one Novak Djokovic overcame a sluggish start to continue his perfect run in Beijing. Spanish world number two Nadal, playing his first singles match in three months following a wrist injury, extended his record to 13-0 against the Frenchman with a brisk 6-4 6-0 win after Djokovic had beaten Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2 6-1.

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  15. Sanam almost repeats history, stumbles at final hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    Four years after scripting history by becoming the first tennis player from Chandigarh to return with a gold from Guangzhou Asian Games, Sanam Singh came close to rewriting history again in the Incheon Asian Games on Monday. Well almost.

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  16. Retired tennis star Li Na receives tearful send-off on centre court at China OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Chinese tennis star Li Na received a tearful send-off on centre court at the China Open on Tuesday, complete with hugs from her former competitors, cheers from home fans, and a bouquet of flowers from Rafael Nadal. Wearing a black pantsuit and her hair pulled back in a low bun, Li fought back tears as Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova thanked her for being an inspiration and friend, and WTA chairman Stacey Allaster called her "the player of this decade who has made the most impact and growth on women's tennis."

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  17. Ito upsets top seed Wawrinka at Japan OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland watches the ball while playing against Tatsuma Ito of Japan during their first round match of Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.

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  18. President Congratulates Asian Games Medal WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    ... to Gold Medalists Yogeshwar Dutt (wrestling), Seema Punia (Women's Discus Throw), Sania Mirza and Saketh Myneni (Tennis), according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan release. The message was also sent to Silver medalists Sanam Singh and Saketh Myneni ...

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  19. Wawrinka and Tsonga humbled in JapanRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Tatsuma Ito and Michal Przysiezny claimed the biggest wins of their careers at the Japan Open on Tuesday when the local wildcard knocked out top seed Stan Wawrinka and the Polish qualifier saved match points to beat Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. World number 103 Ito sealed the stunning 7-5 6-2 first-round victory on his second match point, cushioning a backhand volley into an open court after his wide serve had forced Wawrinka out of position.

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  20. Bouchard, Radwanska beaten in China; Sharapova, Ha...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    WTA Finals qualifiers Maria Sharapova and Simona Halep recorded straight sets victories at the China Open on Tuesday, but Singapore hopefuls Eugenie Bouchard and Agnieszka Radwanska were dumped out in second round upsets. Bouchard, who lost in the final of last week's Wuhan Open, was beaten by unseeded German Sabine Lisicki 6-2 6-4, while Italian Roberta Vinci knocked out 2011 winner Radwanska 6-4 6-4.

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