TENNIS

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Bianca Andreescu (l) of Canada, and Maria Sakkari, of Greece, meet at the net after Andreescu’s win during the Miami Open tennis tournament early Friday, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The eighth-seeded Andreescu beat No. 23 seed Sakkari 7-6 (7), 3-6, 7-6 (4) in a match that finished at 1.35 a.m. ET. [Wilfredo Lee/AP]


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SPORTS

Maria Sakkari upset No.2-ranked Naomi Osaka 6-0, 6-4 in the quarterfinals of the Miami Open Wednesday, ending her 23-match winning streak, which included the US Open and Australian Open titles.

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Stefanos Tsitsipas reacts during the Men’s singles match against Lorenzo Sonego of Italy at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Miami Gardens, Florida, Tuesday

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TENNIS

Stefanos Tsitsipas is keeping expectations low heading into the Miami Open but said the absence of Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic at the tournament gives players like him a better chance for success.


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TENNIS

Second-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas, in his first match since reaching the Australian Open semifinals, advanced to the second round of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament by beating Belarusian Egor Gerasimov 7-6 (4), 7-5 on Tuesday.


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SPORTS

Stefanos Tsitsipas will hope to gain revenge on Rafa Nadal and end the Spaniard’s bid for a record 21st Grand Slam title when they meet in the Australian Open quarter-final on Wednesday, a rematch of their last-four encounter in Melbourne two years ago.



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TENNIS

Australian Open organizers say the player from Greece's ATP Cup team who tested positive for Covid-19 on arrival in South Africa had returned a negative result the day he left Melbourne.

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TENNIS

A Greek tragedy threatened to befall Stefanos Tsitsipas at the Australian Open on Thursday before the fifth seed steadied to fend off local wildcard Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-7(5) 6-4 6-1 6-7(5) 6-4 and reach the third round.