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The British tennis player Andy Murray defeated Novak Djokovic in the final of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) last week, scoring a decisive 6-3/6-4 victory over his long-time rival and winning him his first ATP World Tour Finals title. This victory has also propelled Murray to first place in the global rankings, marking him …
Novak Djokovic’s hunt for an Olympic gold continues as he lost 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (7-2) to Juan Martin del Potro in a repeat of their third-place showdown in the London games four years ago
Top-ranked Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic lived up to his title as he snatched the Rogers Cup (Canada Open) from Japanese player Kei Nishikori in the final match, scoring 6-3 and 7-5. Despite Djokovic’s countless victories this year, winning the 2016 Rogers Cup is a significant victory for the Serbian, as last year he failed …
Andy Murray is already being talked about as the greatest British sportsperson ever after his second Wimbledon title but he wants even more Grand Slam success to cement his place in sporting history.
Previous to the Roland Garros tournament, both players met in the 2016 Internazionali BNL d’Italia’s final where Murry won with the scores of 6-3, 6-3, and a final score of 2-0.
Novak Djokovic cruised in to the French Open semifinal on Thursday but was close to being kicked out of the tournament after accidentally hurling his racquet in to the court’s back wall, narrowly missing a line judge.
Ranked fifth internationally, Nadal lost to the UK’s Andy Murray, who is ranked third internationally, with scores of 5-7, 4-6, and 0-2
Djokovic, ranked first internationally, managed to reach the finals after defeating Spain’s Rafael Nadal, ranked fifth internationally, in the semi-finals, with scores of 7-6 and 6-2
Djokovic participated in the final tournament of the season for professional tennis players in the first group with Roger Federer, the third in world ranking, Czech Tomas Berdych, the sixth in ranking, and Kei Nishikori, eighth place in the world ranking
Djokovic put himself into the game by winning the second round of the competition against Brazilian player Thomaz Bellucci with the score 2-6, 5-7, followed by winning against French player Gilles Simon in the third round with the score 5-7, 3,6.
The Spanish Garbiñe Muguruza won the title for the women’s singles when she beat her Swiss rival Timea Bacsinszky 7-5, 6-4.
The title is Djokovic’s third this season. He has previously won the title at the Australian Open, beating the British player Andy Muray
Novak Djokovic, who is currently ranked the ATP’s world No 1, won the ’men singles’ competition against Andy Murray, who is ranked 6th internationally, with a score of 7-6, 7-6, 6-3, 6-0.
The championship, also known as ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, is held annually In the Dutch city of Rotterdam, on an indoor hard court, and with a total prize of €1.6m.