Harrison keeps going down under

Nadal king of clay doing well down under

AUSTRALIAN OPEN, Melbourne Third day at the Australian Open and the struggle is real for the Americans. Ryan Harrison gave the American fans something to cheer about as the only singles player to advance on day three down under. AMERICANS THAT WON Ryan Harrison def. [31] Pablo Cuevas: 6-4, 7-6(5), 6-4. Coming close to winning…

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Day two surprises down under

down under day two surprises

AUSTRALIAN OPEN, Melbourne VICTORIOUS AMERICANS  [13] Sam Querrey def. Feliciano Lopez: 6-3, 6-4, 6-2. [17] Madison Keys def. Qiang Wang: 6-1, 7-5. Tennys Sandgren def. Jeremy Chard: 6-4, 7-6(2), 6-2. Bernarda Pera def. Anna Blinkova: 6-2, 6-2. Denis Kudla stuns Steve Johnson with the 6-7(5), 6-3, 7-6(3), 6-2 victory to advance to round two. Good…

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AO: bad day one for the Americans

Americans down under

AUSTRALIAN OPEN, Melbourne Americans did not have a very good day one down under as both the top female and male seeds fell. [5] Venus Williams lost to the resurgent Belinda Bencic: 3-6, 5-7. Williams will lose valuable ranking points as a result of losing in the first round (she was a finalist last year)….

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Kyrgios starts 2018 with a bang

Kyrgios 2018

Brisbane International, Australia Men’s Final: [21] Nick Kyrgios (AUS) vs. [47] Ryan Harrison When you watch Kyrgios play with focus, you are astounded by the quality of his tennis and you forget that he can be rather naughty on the court. Perhaps this is the season that he puts all that behind him and focuses…

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Dimitrov pushed to the brink by Millman

Dimitrov pushed by Millman

Brisbane International, Australia [3] Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) vs. [128] John Millman (AUS) Millman pushed the defending champion to the brink of elimination and a lack of belief was his undoing. Granted, Dimitrov played some brilliant shots to save one of those match points; however, once Millman lost that set, he lost his way. Was it…

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