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Bodo: Tough way for Federer to start Asian swing

The defending champ against a qualifier. What seemed like a routine matchup turned into a stunning upset as Roger Federer fell to Albert Ramos-Vinolas at the Shanghai Masters.

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Kygrios edges closer to 4-week ban with fine

Nick Kyrgios is on the brink of being suspended for four weeks after the 20-year-old Australian was fined $1,500 for his antics during a match at the Shanghai Open.

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World No. 414 shocks US Open champ Pennetta

US Open champion Flavia Pennetta lost in the first round of the Tianjin Open on Tuesday, falling to Ukrainian qualifier Lyudmyla Kichenok 6-3, 7-5.


Australian Open to honor likely retiree Hewitt

Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt has a wild card into January's Australian Open to mark a record 20th straight appearance in his national tennis Grand Slam, which is also likely to be his last.

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Murray to risk Tour Finals for Davis Cup glory

Andy Murray is likely to play in the World Tour Finals but admitted he could jeopardise his chances by practising on clay in preparation for his main target, the Davis Cup final.

Djokovic tops Nadal to win sixth China Open title (4:59)
Muguruza wins China Open (3:34)
Wawrinka dispatches Paire, wins Japan Open (4:08)
Djokovic, Nadal reach China Open final (5:03)
Nadal ousts Sock, Djokovic cruises past Isner to reach semifinals (4:54)
Benoit Paire upsets Kei Nishikori at Japan Open (4:57)
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Bodo: Rafael Nadal's surprising problem

Rafael Nadal has had little luck against Fabio Fognini this season, which is bad news for the Spaniard ahead of their semifinal clash at the China Open.

Kerber advances at China Open (5:17)
Nishikori, Wawrinka advance at Japan Open (4:53)
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Djokovic ties Connors mark with China Open win

Novak Djokovic matched Jimmy Connors for the second-longest unbeaten record at an ATP Tour event by beating Chinese wild card Ze Zhang 6-2, 6-1 to improve to 26-0 at the China Open.

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