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Maria Sharapova Stages Comeback To Win Madrid Open

It didn’t look good for Maria Sharapova at the start of the championship match at the Madrid Open yesterday. The Russian dropped the first set to 22-year-old Simona Halep 1-6, holding serve only one time. However, somehow the 8th ranked world player, and former number one, put it together and took the next two sets 6-2, 6-3. The match served …

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Kei Nishikori: 1st Japanese Tennis Player In Top 10

Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese tennis player to break into the top 10 tennis rankings at number nine, according to the ranking numbers released on Monday. His spot was guaranteed over the weekend when he beat Feliciano Lopez 6-4, 6-4 in the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open, which he arrived at as number 12. However, his luck was not …

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