Tennis

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Novak Djokovic pulled a spare ball from his pocket, angrily whacked it against the backstop and pounded his uncooperative racket into the concrete. He lost his temper but not the match. Annoyed after squandering a second-set lead, Djokovic regrouped and beat Federico Delbonis 7-5, 4-6, 6-1 on Sunday in the third
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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — The new site for the Miami Open suddenly is missing a lot of star power. Top-ranked Naomi Osaka lost Saturday to tour veteran Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan in the third round of the Miami Open 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-3. The upset came shortly after eight-time champion Serena Williams withdrew, blaming a
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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki is back at the Miami Open after complaining last year about crowd behavior. Wozniacki said she decided to return partly because the tournament moved from Key Biscayne to the Miami Dolphins’ stadium complex. “It feels like a new tournament,” she said Friday after winning her opening
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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Three-time tournament champion Venus Williams won her opening match Thursday at the new site of the Miami Open by beating Dalila Jakupovic 7-5, 6-3. Williams, making her 20th appearance in the tournament, won the title in 1998, 1999 and 2001 when the event was played on Key Biscayne. It moved this
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PARIS — French Open prize money will increase by 8 percent at this year’s tournament to 42.661 million euros ($48.6 million). The French Tennis Federation says the men’s and women’s champions will receive 2.3 million euros ($2.62 million), an increase of 4.55 percent from last year. Runners-up will receive 1.18 million euros ($1.34 million), a
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