Novak Djokovic eased into the second round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto on Tuesday, as a fit-again Stan Wawrinka registered an encouraging victory and Denis Shapovalov began his bid to match last year's fairy tale performance.
A single break of serve was enough for Tsitsipas to clinch the first set, before Djokovic took advantage of some tight errors at the end of the second to force a decider.
Djokovic beat lucky loser Mirza Basic in straight sets last night after his original opponent Hyeon Chung pulled out just one hour before the match. "Now I'm playing the Rogers Cup, so I haven't really thought of doing anything for my birthday except playing a match". Overall, my game was so-and-so. In the moments when I probably needed to step it up, I did".
Djokovic, coming off his fourth Wimbledon title, beat Canadian wild card Peter Polansky 6-3 6-4 after heavy morning rain in Toronto delayed the ATP Masters 1000 match by about an hour.
Djokovic was expected to face Thiem but the seventh seed was upstaged 6-3 7-6 (8-6) by Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Next up for Nadal is due to be Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka after he came from behind to beat Hungary's Márton Fucsovics 1-6, 7-6, 7-6.
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After spending more than $380 million on new players since gaining promotion, the newcomers only collected one point between them. But yes, it could be more attacking for me.
'I knew I was playing pretty good today, ' a delighted Tsitsipas said.
The Australian said his hip injury was still an issue but we would play doubles with Ivan Dodig later on Tuesday. Every tournament starts from zero.
"I just feel like I'm back at my best but I'm still a work in progress".
He was replaced by the 27-year-old Bosnian who was outclassed early, but troubled the 4-time Canadian champ in the second, breaking him twice late, before falling.
"I've won tournaments both in Montreal and Toronto and had plenty of support along the way. I'm trying to get some confidence from winning matches".
Sharapova next faces another Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia, who is ranked sixth in the world.
Unseeded Kiki Bertens is ranked 18th in the world, so it wasn't much of an upset when she beat ninth-seeded Karolina Pliskova 6-2, 6-2 to advance to a matchup with eighth-seeded Petra Kvitova. In other second-round action Wednesday, second-seed Zverev defeated American Bradley Klahn.
Defending champion Elina Svitolina of Ukraine, seeded fifth, led Mihaela Buzarnescu 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 4-3 when the Romanian retired because of an ankle injury.
Fast forward three months and the north Londoners are under-fire from their fans after failing to make a single signing. Harry Kane, Christian Eriksen, Son Heung-min and Kieran Trippier have all signed new contracts since May.
He'll be among the players Arsenal will have to keep a close eye on if they're to stand any chance of getting a result. The players know the coaching staff work a lot and I have spoken many times with them. "That's the basic principle".
When you watch their matches, they play with great confidence and Guardiola's coaching is clear in this team. After all the pre-match hype, Danny Welbeck is not even in the Arsenal squad, let alone at left-back.
A six-piece bowl set with cutlery for kids costs 131 rupees, for example. "We have long term commitment to India", he said. But its previous attempt in 2006 at reaching India's burgeoning middle class fell foul of local regulations.
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The rally is being billed as a "white civil rights rally" meant to protest "civil rights abuse in Charlottesville". In addition, two police officers died in a helicopter crash while they were monitoring the protests.
The problem on Saturday had to do with the gaseous helium pressure alarm on the spacecraft, officials said early Saturday. The craft will be protected from the heat of the sun by a revolutionary new heat shield.
With new Iran sanctions coming up, more Turkish banks could face US probing if they are doing business with the Islamic republic. Turkey has accused Andrew Craig Brunson of spying and " committing crimes on behalf of terror groups without being a member".
No-one at the private hospital Ronaldo is now said to be a patient at could be contacted early on Sunday for comment. He was instrumental when Brazil won the World Cup in 2002, scoring both goals as they beat Germany 2-0 in the final.
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