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Murray Tops Ferrer

Tennis Updates: Andy Murray is one match win away from securing year-end No. 2 in the Emirates ATP Rankings after he beat David Ferrer on Monday afternoon at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals. Second seed Murray, who has qualified for the season finale for the eighth straight year, recorded his fifth straight win over 2007 finalist and seventh seed ...

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Melo Climbs To No. 1

Tennis Updates: Today, Brazil’s Marcelo Melo is the new individual No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Doubles Rankings. You’d have to turn the clock back more than three years to September 3, 2012 to find the last time someone not named Bryan held down the top spot. That’s when Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor closed out an 18-week run atop ...

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Safin Nominated For Hall Of Fame

Tennis Updates: Marat Safin, a two-time major champion and former world No. 1 on the ATP World Tour, Justine Henin, a former WTA Tour world No. 1 and seven-time major champion and Helena Sukova, who won 14 major titles in doubles and mixed doubles, have all been nominated for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame.  All three are nominated in ...

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Benoit Paire beats Nishikori and will face Wawrinka

Tennis Updates: Benoit Paire held his nerve on Saturday to record the fourth Top 10 win of his career for a place in the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships final. Paire, who captured his first ATP World Tour title at Bastad (d. Robredo) in July, will now challenge his good friend, Stan Wawrinka, the top seed. Wawrinka leads Paire 4-1 ...

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Sofia To Host ATP World Tour Event In 2016

Tennis Updates: The ATP announced on Wednesday that the ATP World Tour will enter Sofia, Bulgaria, for the first time following the approval by its Board of Directors to relocate the tournament in Zagreb, Croatia, to the Bulgarian capital beginning in 2016. The first ever ATP World Tour event in Bulgaria will be played indoors on hard from 1 to ...

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