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Naomi Osaka powered into the semifinals of the China Open on Friday with a come-from-behind 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 win over hometown favorite Zhang Shuai.

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Osaka triumphs

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Osaka triumphs

BEIJING (AP) – Naomi Osaka powered into the semifinals of the China Open on Friday with a come-from-behind 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 win over hometown favorite Zhang Shuai. The U.S. Open champion repeatedly found the net in the first set before regaining her rhythm, taking Zhang to five break points in the first game of the […]

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Chinese stuns ex-French champ

China’s rising star Wang Qiang is enjoying the hottest streak of her career but admits that she has surprised herself with her swashbuckling form.

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Serena poses topless for breast cancer

Tennis superstar Serena Williams caused an internet sensation Sunday by posing topless for a video while singing ‘‘I Touch Myself’’ to raise awareness for breast cancer.

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Murray falls to Verdasco

Britain’s former world No. 1 Andy Murray had his hopes of a second ATP Shenzhen Open title dashed on Friday night as Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco won their quarterfinal clash 6-4, 6-4.

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PH netters do good in Malaysia

Rupert Ohrelle Tortal and Brent Signmond Cortes defeated John David Velez and Rainier Angelo Selmar, 6-4, 6-0, in the all-Filipino boys’ doubles finals of the 13th Asian Tennis Federation (ATF) 14-Under Series held at the Sarawak Lawn Tennis Association Centre hard courts in Kuching City, Malay­sia on Saturday.

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