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Nadal, Djokovic and Murray enjoy Beijing wins

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BEIJING - Rafa Nadal enjoyed an emphatic return to singles action as he powered past Richard Gasquet at the China Open on Tuesday, while world number one Novak Djokovic overcame a sluggish start to continue his perfect run in Beijing.

Serena and Cilic advance in China, Nadal loses on return

BEIJING - U.S. Open champions Marin Cilic and Serena Williams kicked off their China Open campaigns with straight sets victories against battling underdogs on Monday, but Rafa Nadal suffered defeat in a rare doubles outing on his return from injury.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 29 Sep 2014

ATP World Tour Finals race hots up as Murray reaches Shenzen semis

- Andy Murray moved a step closer to his first title in more than a year with a 6-3 7-5 defeat of Slovakian Lukas Lacko to reach the semi-finals of the Shenzen Open on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 26 Sep 2014

Leon shrugs off sexism row to focus on Davis Cup success

BARCELONA - Spain's new Davis Cup captain Gala Leon shrugged off "sexist debate" about her appointment on Tuesday and said her only concern was taking the team back to the top of the sport.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 23 Sep 2014

Murray disappointed over Scottish independence Twitter row

LONDON - Former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray, who was abused on social media for tweeting his support for Scottish independence last week, was disappointed over the matter but did not "regret giving an opinion" he told the BBC on Tuesday.

Sports, Tech, 2010 U.S. Open 23 Sep 2014

Nadal puzzled as Spain pick female Davis Cup captain

- Toni Nadal has given a lukewarm response to the decision by the Spanish Tennis Federation (RFET) to appoint former women's Tour player Gala Leon as Spain's new Davis Cup captain.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 Sep 2014

Federer replaces injured Nadal in new league

NEW DELHI - Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) but the organizers pulled off a coup on Monday by naming Swiss maestro Roger Federer as replacement for the injured Spaniard.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 Sep 2014

Scots independence polls close, UK's future in the balance

EDINBURGH - Scotland has voted on whether to stay within the United Kingdom or declare independence to break the 307-year-old union in a finely balanced referendum with global consequences. | Video

Tennis star Andy Murray backs Scottish independence

LONDON - British tennis star Andy Murray came out in support of Scottish independence on Thursday, just hours before millions of his fellow Scots voted in a referendum on whether to end the 307-year union with England.

World, 2010 U.S. Open 18 Sep 2014

Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief

DUBAI - The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an already-crowded schedule, the head of the sport’s governing body said on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 16 Sep 2014
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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