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How To Watch 2024 ASB Classic Auckland Featuring Shelton, Norrie, Auger-Aliassime & more
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How To Watch 2024 ASB Classic Auckland Featuring Shelton, Norrie, Auger-Aliassime & more

January 7, 2024 By Score More Staff The anticipation is building as the 2024 ASB Classic in Auckland gears up for an exciting edition, featuring a star-studded lineup of players ready to showcase their talent on the court. As the only professional ATP tournament in New Zealand, the ASB Classic holds a special place in the hearts of both players and fans alike. Here's your guide on how to catch all the action from this prestigious event. When Does The 2024 ASB Classic Start? The 2024 ASB Classic is scheduled to run from January 8th to 13th. This six-day tennis extravaganza will unfold on the outdoor hard courts of the historic ASB Tennis Centre, providing a perfect lead-up to the 2024 Australian Open for the 28-player singles field. Who Is Playing The 2024 ASB Classic? The draw for th...
Alcaraz Cuts Djokovic’s Lead As De Minaur Rises Into Top 10 In Latest ATP Rankings
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Alcaraz Cuts Djokovic’s Lead As De Minaur Rises Into Top 10 In Latest ATP Rankings

January 8, 2024 By Score More Staff Novak Djokovic, the formidable force in men's tennis, has seen his substantial lead in the ATP Rankings slightly trimmed after opting to skip the Adelaide International tournament. The Serbian maestro, who clinched last year's ATP 250 event and went on to secure his 10th Australian Open title, made his debut at the United Cup. However, the Serbian team was eliminated in the quarterfinals, and Djokovic earned only 60 points in the mixed-gender team competition, defending 250 points from the previous year. As a result, Djokovic's lead over Carlos Alcaraz has now narrowed to 2,200 points, setting the stage for a potentially riveting competition at the upcoming 2024 Australian Open. Alcaraz, along with Daniil Medvedev and Jannik Sinner, won't be partici...
Legends of Wimbledon Featuring Sampras, Williams, Djokovic, and More
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Legends of Wimbledon Featuring Sampras, Williams, Djokovic, and More

By Score More Staff Wimbledon, known as The Championships, stands as the pinnacle of tennis excellence, hosted on the hallowed grass courts of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in Wimbledon, London. Over the years, this historic tournament has been graced by legendary players who have etched their names in the annals of tennis history. In this exploration of the Legends of Wimbledon, we embark on a journey through the open era, celebrating the iconic players who have left an indelible mark on this prestigious event. Men’s Division Roger Federer Widely regarded as the Master of Grass, Roger Federer's legacy at Wimbledon is unparalleled. With a record-breaking eight men's singles titles, Federer has mesmerized tennis enthusiasts with his elegance and finesse on the court. ...
ATP Beijing: Alcaraz Shines Bright in China Open Semi-Final Showdown
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ATP Beijing: Alcaraz Shines Bright in China Open Semi-Final Showdown

By Score More In the semi-final of the China Open, Carlos Alcaraz, the world's second-ranked player, put on a dazzling display of his extraordinary skills and unwavering determination. He secured a dominant victory over Casper Ruud, who is ranked ninth in the world, with a final score of 6-4, 6-2. The match lasted for an hour and 44 minutes, underlining Alcaraz's impressive track record of reaching the semi-finals in 12 out of 14 tournaments in 2023. Alcaraz's outstanding performance has firmly placed him on the path to compete for the tournament title. This victory presents an opportunity for him to earn 500 ATP points and narrow the gap in the ATP Race standings, where he is chasing the formidable Novak Djokovic. The Spaniard showcased his prowess by delivering six aces and demonst...
Novak Djokovic wins the US Open, his 24th Grand Slam of his career
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Novak Djokovic wins the US Open, his 24th Grand Slam of his career

By Score More  In New York, Novak Djokovic was determined not to let Daniil Medvedev spoil his historic moment for a second time. He battled past the Russian, winning 6-3, 7-6 (7-5), 6-3 in the U.S. Open final on Sunday, thus equaling Margaret Court's record of 24 Grand Slam titles. This victory marked Djokovic's fourth win in 10 finals at Flushing Meadows and concluded another extraordinary Grand Slam season for him, having already won the Australian Open and French Open earlier in the year. At the age of 36, Djokovic not only became the oldest U.S. Open men's winner in the Open Era but also achieved a remarkable feat by winning three Grand Slam events in a season for the fourth time. Djokovic expressed his immense satisfaction with his 24th Grand Slam victory, calling it the realiz...
US Open: Daniil Medvedev Beats Carlos Alcaraz and Advances to Face Djokovic in the Fina
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US Open: Daniil Medvedev Beats Carlos Alcaraz and Advances to Face Djokovic in the Fina

By Score More Daniil Medvedev defeated Carlos Alcaraz and will face Novak Djokovic in the final of the US Open in tennis. The Russian, ranked number 3 in the world, defeated the Spanish player, the leader of the ATP rankings, in four sets with scores of 7-6, 6-1, 3-6, and 6-3, setting up a rematch with the Serbian in the Flushing Meadows final, the same stage where Medvedev won in 2021 with a triple 6-4 victory. Djokovic, who will become the new number 1 in the world on Monday, overcame the American Ben Shelton in his semifinal with scores of 6-3, 6-2, and 7-6.
Novak Djokovic Advances to the US Open Final
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Novak Djokovic Advances to the US Open Final

  By Score More Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic has secured his place in the final of the US Open, the last Grand Slam of the season, where he will vie for the title for the tenth time, having won three of them. The Serbian, who will ascend to the world number one ranking next Monday, emerged victorious against the young American Ben Sheldon with set scores of 6/3, 6/2, and 7/6 (7-4). The 36-year-old tennis player will be contending for his 24th major career trophy after winning his one hundredth match at Flushing Meadows, following a 2.40-hour clash with the 20-year-old player who became the youngest American to reach the domestic semifinals since Michael Chang in 1992. "These are the kind of matches that keep me inspired to keep playing. The Grand Slams motivate us to give ...
US Open: Carlos Alcaraz advances to the ’round of 16
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US Open: Carlos Alcaraz advances to the ’round of 16

By Score More Carlos Alcaraz, the world's number one, advanced to the round of 16 at the US Open by defeating British player Daniel Evans in four sets. The winner of the New York major in 2022, the Spaniard prevailed over the 28th-ranked player in the world with scores of 6/2, 6/3, 4/6, and 6/3 in a match that lasted three hours and 13 minutes at Flushing Meadows, New York. He will face the 61st-ranked ATP player, Italian Matteo Arnaldi, in the round of 16, who eliminated British player Cameron Norrie (16th-ranked) in three sets. At 21 years old, Alcaraz is seeking his third Grand Slam title in the United States, having won the US Open last year and Wimbledon earlier this year.
Alcaraz and Djokovic Advance to Cincinnati Masters 1000 Final After Semifinal Victories
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Alcaraz and Djokovic Advance to Cincinnati Masters 1000 Final After Semifinal Victories

By Score More Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic won their respective semifinal matches and will compete for the title at the Cincinnati Masters 1000 in the United States. The two highest-ranked players in the ATP ranking will face off again over a month after the Wimbledon final, won by Alcaraz, and over two months after the Roland Garros semifinal, where Djokovic came out on top. In the semifinals, the Spanish world number one overcame Poland's Hubert Hurkacz (ATP 20th) with a victory of 2-6, 7-6 (7-4), and 6-3 in a match that lasted two hours and 19 minutes, securing his first appearance in the Cincinnati final. Meanwhile, the Serbian number two defeated Germany's Alexander Zverev (ATP 17th) 7-6 (7-5) and 7-5 in two hours and six minutes. Djokovic will now be participating in his...
Novak Djokovic Overcomes Challenges to Secure Victory Against Davidovich Fokina in Cincinnati
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Novak Djokovic Overcomes Challenges to Secure Victory Against Davidovich Fokina in Cincinnati

By Score More In a match marked by shifts in momentum, Djokovic displayed his resilience and powerful serves as he faced challenges from Davidovich Fokina. Djokovic's serve percentage stood at 41%, and he encountered four break point opportunities from his opponent. Despite an early forehand error in the third game that led to two break points against him, Djokovic showcased his prowess by saving them with his formidable serves and ultimately securing the hold with an ace, bringing the score to 2-1. Davidovich Fokina, demonstrating his own capabilities, held his serve at 30 in the fourth game, leveling the set at 2-2 with an ace. Djokovic continued his strong performance, holding serve at love in the seventh game. As the match progressed, Davidovich Fokina took a medical timeout befo...