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Herbert, Mahut Win Back-To-Back Masters 1000 Titles

Tennis Updates: France’s Nicolas Mahut hardly could comprehend all the success his doubles team is having. Two weeks ago, he and compatriot Pierre-Hugues Herbert were giving victory speeches in Indian Wells after winning the year’s first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 tournament. On Saturday, they were saying thanks in South Florida after winning the Miami Open presented by Itau, another Masters ...

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Doubles Teams Qualify For Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

Tennis Updates: Just two spots remain in the eight-team doubles field at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals, as the duos of Ivan Dodig/Marcelo Melo, Pierre-Hughes Herbert/Nicolas Mahut, Simone Bolelli/Fabio Fognini and Jamie Murray/John Peers have secured their places in the prestigious season finale, to be held at The O2 in London Nov. 15-22. The world’s biggest indoor tennis tournament ...

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Back-to-Back Titles for Klaasen/Melo

Tennis Updates: The South African/Brazilian pairing of Raven Klaasen and Marcelo Melo claimed its second straight doubles title on Sunday at the Shanghai Rolex Masters, topping the all-Italian duo of Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini 6-3, 6-3 at the Qizhong Tennis Center. Klaasen/Melo were teaming up for the second week in a row after capturing the Tokyo title (d. Cabal/Farah). ...

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