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Petra prevails over Russian spoiler

Three-time Madrid Masters winner Petra Kvitova pegged back Veronika Kudermetova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 on Monday to earn the first of the quarter-final places. The Russian

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Evans eases deeper into the clay comfort zone

Dan Evans on Monday made further progress on clay with a 7-6(6), 6-7(7), 6-2 defeat of Jeremy Chardy for a place in the Madrid Masters

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Dubai finalist Harris dumps Dimitrov

South African Lloyd Harris needed seven match points to finally dismiss 13th seed Grigor Dimitrov 6-3, 3-6, 7-6(5) and book a spot in the second round

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Thiem has advice for frustrated Frenchman Paire

Dominic Thiem is back in tennis after a six-week layoff this season after flirting with burnout.. And the revitalised Austrian believes the same strategy might

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Medvedev mired in annual clay crisis

Daniil Medvedev can’t help but carry a bad humour into the start of his clay season, after recovering from a mild case of COVID-19. But in

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Halep in a gallop into Spanish third round

Simona Halep won the first nine games before China’s Zheng Saisai got a look in as the two-time champion powered into the third round of

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Azarenka out with pre-match back pain

2012 finalist and 12th seed Victoria Azarenka, who skipped last week’s Stuttgart tournament to get a COVID jab at home in the US, was forced

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Shapo bounces back in Madrid after Estoril ouster

Denis Shapovalov needed just 72 hours and a change of venue to clear his head on a clay court, with the 11th seed advancing in

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Madrid the toughest clay challenge for Nadal

Rafael Nadal was preparing on Sunday to face his toughest annual challenge on clay – the 800-metre altitude of Madrid. The top seed at the Masters

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Osaka out to underdog Muchova

Karolina Muchova celebrated this week’s rise to the Top 20 by surprising second seed Naomi Osaka 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 in a Sunday second-round shock at the