Finals are set at the Workday Canberra International

Friday was singles semifinals day at the tournament. In the women’s side it was Spain’s world no. 123 Nuria Parrizas-Diaz that got the better of Denmark’s world no. 107 Clara Tauson when she won the first semifinal 6-4, 7-6(4). There were plenty of breaks of serve throughout the match with Tauson breaking serve three time…

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Shelbayh and Rincon claim Workday Canberra International doubles title

Jordan’s Abedallah Shelbayh and Spain’s Daniel Rincon have teamed up to claim the Workday Canberra International doubles title. They defeated the no. 1 seeds Albano Olivetti and André Göransson 7-6(4), 6-3. Göransson had won the 2023 title with Ben McLachlan. Shelbayh was the first player representing Jordan to play an ATP Tour or Grand Slam…

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de Minaur leads Aussies to victory over the USA

Australia’s world no. 12 Alex de Minaur has played one of his best matches to defeat USA’s world no. 10 Taylor Fritz at the United Cup. Embed from Getty Images de Minaur taking the match 6-4, 6-2 in one hour and 29 minutes. The win setup Australia’s charge into the quarterfinals. “I do know that…

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Australian summer of tennis is underway

The 2024 summer of tennis in Australia has started with the United Cup in Perth. For Australia it saw the Aussie team lose their opening contest against Great Britain. Cameron Norrie the world no. 18 got the better of Australia’s world no. 12 Alex de Minaur in a hard fought match. The Brit securing the…

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Italy claims second Davis Cup title

Italy has defeated Australia to claim their second Davis Cup title after Matteo Arnaldi had clinched the opening match to setup Sinner. Sinner held a 5-0 head-to-head record against world no. 12 Alex de Minaur going into the clincher. de Minaur held to love in the opening game of the match but then Sinner showed…

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A costly moment of madness from Polmans

Australia’s Marc Polmans was on the cusp of reaching his first ATP Masters 1000 tournament when it all went wrong for the 26-year-old from Melbourne. Polmans had won the first set 7-6(3) and was again in the breaker to seal the match and a place in his first-ever Masters 1000 tournament. In the second set,…

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de Minaur bounced by Medvedev

Australia’s Alex de Minaur faced 2021 US Open champion in the fourth round. de Minaur dominated the first set with two breaks of serve helping him take the opener 6-2. Medvedev lifted the tempo in the second set and was able to break in the tenth game to take the set 6-4. It was the…

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de Minaur demolishes Jarry to advance at the US Open

Alex de Minaur has joined fellow Australian Rinky Hijikata in the fourth round at the US Open after easily accounting for Chile’s world no. 25 Nicolas Jarry. Embed from Getty Images de Minaur winning the match 6-1, 6-3, 6-2 in one hour and 45 minutes. The fourth round match will be against 2021 champion Daniil…

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