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Best of Laver Cup: Selfies, suits and a slew of star power

Seriously, who doesn't dig the best tennis players in one place having a grand ol' time? The tennis won't be half bad, either.

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Federer, Djokovic to play doubles as partners

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have played against each other 46 times, from Monaco to Shanghai and everywhere in between, in run-of-the-mill tournaments and major finals.

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Grigor Dimitrov got Team Europe off to a great start in Laver Cup with a straight sets win over Frances Tiafoe of Team World. Dimitrov is another convert to the team concept, sitting alongside TE vice-captain Thomas Enqvist afterward, Dimitrov said: We tend to be a little more self- centered on the tour, but right now it's all about who's playing for our team and how can we help him to win."

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Laver Cup is about to get underway in Chicago. It's the first men's pro event in this city in 27 years. Speaking about the appeal of this Team Europe vs Team World event, Laver Cup founder Roger Federer told ESPN.com: "The guys who came through college or some other team-type training (like Team World players John Isner and Jack Sock) say they love this event and would like to see more of them."

Peter Bodo, ESPN.com Staff Writer8h ago

Federer-Djokovic

Federer, Djokovic joke about struggles of fatherhood

Roger Federer, John Isner and Novak Djokovic shared a laugh about balancing tennis with being a father as they prepare for the Laver Cup.

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Federer and Djokovic excited for Laver Cup doubles experience

The all time greats Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer look forward to playing doubles together in Chicago.

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Federer: Djokovic can still get even better

Roger Federer feels Novak Djokovic still isn't playing his best since his return from injury despite winning Wimbledon and the US Open.

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Davis Cup

Frances Tiafoe will never have a chance to experience true Davis Cup ecstasy

There's always next year, right? Not in the case of Frances Tiafoe, the American squad and all those who want to feel what it's like to come up big in true Davis Cup competition.

Naomi Osaka

Getting to the heart of Naomi Osaka's success

Off the court, Naomi Osaka shies away from attention. On it, she thrives off a rowdy crowd. It's just one of the paradoxes that has so far worked for the US Open champ, and what will propel her to become one of tennis' biggest stars.

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Osaka: Toray Open nearly as special as US Open

US Open champion Naomi Osaka felt winning the Grand Slam was special as she lived in New York and the Toray Pan Pacific Open will be similarly special.

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Naomi Osaka adds Michael B. Jordan as a fan -- thanks to Ellen

After winning her first Grand Slam title on Saturday, Naomi Osaka continues to be everywhere right now -- including a memorable stop on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."

Serena-Chair Ump Controversy

Davis Cup players neutral on controversial ump

The U.S. Davis Cup players are trying to stay out of the debate over chair umpire Carlos Ramos' treatment of Serena Williams during the US Open final. Ramos is also handling the U.S. semifinal vs. Croatia.

Serena Williams deserves share of blame for her actions

The meltdown by Serena, who is tennis royalty, was not a good look.

The Serena Williams cartoon, the Dallas shooting and the weapon of white femininity

The connective tissue of race is all about the threat to white women.

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Juan Martin del Potro tries for you, Argentina

Soccer is the undisputed No. 1 sport in Argentina, but there's an evolving love affair with the country's tennis star. The US Open was a case in point.

Del Potro 'never gave up' quest to return to US Open final

After a nine-year absence hampered by injuries, Juan Martin del Potro reflects on his journey and what it meant to play in US Open final once again.

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U.S. Open: Men's FInal

Djokovic beats DelPo in straight sets

Novak Djokovic has no plans to leave tennis' mountaintop

It was a long road back for US Open champion Novak Djokovic, which is why he is going to make sure he doesn't take his eye off the ball.

Naomi Osaka deserved the same celebration as Novak Djokovic

Two winners, two very different stories. What a shame Naomi Osaka couldn't enjoy her US Open win the way Novak Djokovic did his.

Djokovic talks comeback, key moments in the final and family

Newly-minted US Open champion Novak Djokovic drops by the ESPN set to discuss being back on the biggest stage and the vital moments during the final.

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