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Tennis: Karen Khachanov destroys Dominic Thiem to make Paris Masters final

Karen Khachanov showed why he is one of the finest young talents in tennis as he powered into the final of the Paris Masters with a thunderous 6-4 6-1 victory over Dominic Thiem on Saturday.

Nov 03, 2018, 21:14 PM IST

Novak Djokovic marks return to world number one with Paris win

Djokovic extended his winning streak to 20 straight matches and equalled a personal record of 29 consecutive completed sets won as he maintained the remarkable spell of form that has seen him rise from number 22 in June to the top of the game again.

Nov 01, 2018, 20:03 PM IST

Jack Sock stunned after swapping holidays for ATP Tour Finals

American Jack Sock said he was shocked after moving from "thinking about his holidays" during his opening Paris Masters win to qualifying for the ATP World Tour Finals in London after claiming the Bercy title.

Nov 06, 2017, 09:57 AM IST

Jack Sock snatches last ATP Tour finals spot with Paris title

Sock, who started the week in 24th position in the Race to London, needed to win the title to leapfrog Spain`s Pablo Carreno Busta into eighth place.

Nov 05, 2017, 22:51 PM IST

John Isner tames Juan Martin del Potro in Paris Masters to keep ATP Finals' hopes alive

Isner pushed on towards a Tour finals spot on Friday when he made it through to the semifinals of the Paris Masters with a 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-4 win against Argentine Del Potro as the tournament was hit by the withdrawal of Nadal.

Nov 04, 2017, 11:21 AM IST

Home hope Julien Benneteau revels in surprise Paris Masters run

The unlikely French hero delighted in his "most beautiful" victory after stunning world number five Marin Cilic 7-6 (7/5), 7-5 to reach the Paris Masters semifinals on Friday.

Nov 04, 2017, 10:43 AM IST

Injured Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters, ATP Finals' participation hangs in balance

The 31-year-old became the oldest man to secure top spot in the end of season rankings when he beat Hyeon Chung in his opening match on Wednesday.

Nov 03, 2017, 20:13 PM IST

Rafael Nadal reaches Paris Masters quarters, Juan Martin del Potro closes in on ATP Finals spot

Nadal is looking for his maiden title on the Bercy hard courts, which would take him clear of Novak Djokovic with a record 31st Masters triumph.

Nov 03, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

Juan Martin Del Potro routs Joao Sousa to sail into last-16 at Paris Masters

The 13th-seeded Del Potro needed just an hour and two minutes to register a 6-2, 6-2 win over the Portuguese.

Nov 02, 2017, 15:32 PM IST

Rafael Nadal seals year-end No.1 ranking for 4th time

The 16-time Grand Slam champion, Rafael Nadal, is the oldest man to finish a season at the top of the rankings at the age of 31, after a year that saw him win the French and US Opens.

Nov 01, 2017, 22:28 PM IST

Alexander Zverev knocked out by Robin Haase in Paris

Zverev will next play at the World Tour Finals in London later this month, while Haase goes on to a last-16 tie against either Joao Sousa or 13th seed Juan Martin del Potro.

Nov 01, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

Dominic Thiem edges through in Paris Masters, Carreno Busta knocked out

Austrian fifth seed Dominic Thiem battled into the last 16 of the Paris Masters on Tuesday with a 6-4, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4 victory over German lucky-loser Peter Gojowczyk.

Nov 01, 2017, 09:53 AM IST

Roger Federer skipped Paris Masters with eye on ATP Finals in London, says Rafael Nadal

Federer, winner of a record 19 Grand Slam titles, announced his withdrawal from Paris - the last Masters event of the year - after clinching his 8th Swiss Indoors title in his hometown of Basel on Sunday.

Oct 31, 2017, 08:54 AM IST

Roger Federer snubs Paris Masters as Rafael Nadal eyes year-end No. 1 spot

Federer has pulled out of next week's Paris Masters, virtually ensuring old rival Rafael Nadal will end 2017 on top of the world rankings

Oct 30, 2017, 11:14 AM IST

On Andy Murray being World No. 1: Like a true sportsman, Novak Djokovic congratulates Briton on top ranking

Murray's climb to the ATP rankings` summit caps a remarkable year which has seen him win a second Wimbledon crown and mount a successful defence of his Olympic title in Rio.

Nov 08, 2016, 10:53 AM IST

Andy Murray says he wants to enjoy being World No. 1 as he could lose the numero uno spot at Tour Finals

Murray`s victory in Paris means the `Big Four` have now won 56 of the last 61 Masters events dating back to Monte Carlo in 2010, but the Scot`s return of just three Grand Slam titles leaves him well short of his rivals.

Nov 07, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Andy Murray marks world top spot with Paris Masters triumph

Murray, 29, will replace Novak Djokovic at the top of the rankings on Monday and claimed his eighth title of a remarkable season after extending his winning run to 19 matches.

Nov 06, 2016, 22:32 PM IST

Andy Murray crowned number one after Milos Raonic injury in Paris

The walkover will see Murray, 29, move to the top of the rankings for the first time in his career after replacing long-time incumbent Novak Djokovic.

Nov 06, 2016, 00:42 AM IST

Novak Djokovic's downfall: Drop of form is normal in sports, says World No. 1 after losing to Marin Cilic

The Serb`s end-of-year dominance in recent years had seen him sweep three straight titles in Paris and lift an incredible four consecutive Tour finals crowns in London.

Nov 05, 2016, 09:17 AM IST

Paris Masters: Marin Cilic stuns Novak Djokovic to clear Andy Murray top spot path

If the Briton defeats Berdych he would then take on Milos Raonic or Jo-Wilfried Tsonga for a chance to claim the number one ranking.

Nov 04, 2016, 23:54 PM IST