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Despite the drama, Naomi Osaka recalls Grand Slam triumph with a smile
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Matt Cronin Sep 19
Agent Tony Godsick on Roger Federer: 'His career slows down and he has an opportunity to be part of different events, he's going to meet people, interact with more people. He'll have the opportunity to do things he probably never imagined'
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Matt Cronin Sep 19
Venus Williams withdraws from next week's Wuhan Open. 'At this stage of my career though, I have to listen to my body'
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Matt Cronin Sep 19
So how did this happen? Clearly Naomi Osaka is playing great, won the USO, & today in Tokyo, crushes Cibulkova 62 61, but then the former 2 time GS champ Garbine Muguruza loses to Riske 61 62. Good on Alison, but Muguruza is really struggling
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Matt Cronin Sep 19
Game changer: Davis Cup reforms could produce big shake-up . By 'While the Davis Cup semifinals were underway last week, a bigger contest for control of the sport’s team events was unfolding'
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Matt Cronin Sep 17
Another tough one for Maria Sharapova: 'She is putting an end to her 2018 WTA season, withdrawing from Beijing, Tianjin, & the Kremlin Cup.' MS says: "Unfortunately I need to give myself time to recover." Brutal
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Matt Cronin Sep 16
Good one by Croatia, Borna Coric d Tiafoe 6-3 in the 5th, advances to the final in Davis Cup, beats the USA 3-2. Croatia to face France, which beat Spain.
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Matt Cronin Sep 16
Very exciting in Davis Cup: down 2-0, the Americans Bryan & Harrison won an a amazing 5 setter on Sat; today, Sam Querrey upsets Cilic. It's 2-2, young US Frances Tiafoe vs Coric in the 5th now. Now 1-1
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Matt Cronin Sep 14
Tough ones by the Americans at Davis Cup, down 0-2 vs Croatia, Steve Johnson lost vs Coric in straight sets, same thing with Tiafoe lost vs Cilic, in straights. On Saturday, though, Ryan Harrison & Mike Bryan in dubs, a good chance
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Matt Cronin Sep 12
The top 5: the cool Naomi Osaka beats Serena. Also, Keys, Sevastova and Suarez Navarro. As the upset Serena said, Osaka played great and she deserved it. Good for her for saying that. But angry...
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Matt Cronin Sep 11
Spectacular Novak Djokovic wins the title. The top 5: Djokovic, DelPotro, Nadal, Nishikori and Thieme
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Matt Cronin Sep 10
The US Open winner Djokovic: 'I breathed in the new inspiration, new motivation. I just felt like I had a new breath for this sport. The rest is history. I played finals of Queen's, won Wimbledon, won Cincinnati, and won US Open. I guess we'll be hiking some more very soon'
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Matt Cronin Sep 8
Serena: 'Stop booing because [Osaka] doesnt deserve it. I don't deserve it. The people on the tennis court didnt deserve it. They were all here to see tennis. She played an amazing match. She deserved credit, she deserved to win it.'
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Matt Cronin Sep 8
That was so emotion between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka, at the presentation ceremony, after it was done, when NO won in straight sets to win at the USO. SW was very angry, but NO was clearly better than her. The new champ
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Matt Cronin Sep 8
Will be on soon. Join in, please
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Matt Cronin Sep 8
A 3 setter? Serena is practicing a lot, so she can move her feet, and sprint when she needs to....Osaka played substantially better, hitting the corners, showing some variety.
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Matt Cronin Sep 8
In one hour: Serena Williams versus Naomi Osaka. “I always dreamed that I would play Serena in a final of a Grand Slam.” Nerves or not?
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Matt Cronin Sep 8
Right at the end, it was a toss up, but Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Jaime Murray wins the Mixed Doubles Title, 26 63 11-9 over Rosolska & Mektic. nailed it down the line, great shot. Tough last year, seriously injured, but returns, now, very good again
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Matt Cronin Sep 7
Novak Djokovic is so poised, smokes Nishikori 63 64 62 to reach the final at the US Open. Will face DelPo is the final on Sunday. ND has won it before, and he can do it again. So in control now
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Matt Cronin Sep 7
Djokovic is consistent again, and enthusiastic. Wins the 1st set 6-3 vs Nishikori. Kei has lost 14 times, maybe do it again, unless he roses way high. But even then...
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