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Dodig/Melo Fight Back To Keep Hopes Alive

Tennis Updates: Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo dug deep Monday night to keep alive their chances of finishing year-end No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Doubles Team Rankings. Third seeds and last year’s finalists Dodig and Melo saved two match points at 4-5 in the second set en route to a 3-6, 7-6(4), 10-7 victory over sixth seeds Pierre-Hugues Herbert ...

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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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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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Turkish Super Lig R16: Besiktas vs. Galatasaray 0 – 2, Match Report

Soccer News: Besiktas and Galatasaray played a derby game of R16 Turkish Super Lig. This was also a game between two most successful clubs in Super Lig. Besiktas got 30 trophies while Galatasaray has 49 trophies. Before this game Besiktas was first with 35 points, Fenerbahce was second with 33 points and Galatasaray was third with 32 points. Fenerbahce played their ...

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