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Zverev on the verge of a breakthrough; now he just needs to ... break through

So close, yet ... you know the rest. Alexander Zverev is one win away from winning the prestigious ATP World Tour Finals, and coming up short won't cut it any longer.

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Zverev dismantles Federer, meets Djokovic in final

Alexander Zverev denied Roger Federer a shot at a 100th career title with a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory on Saturday to advance to the championship match at the ATP Finals.

Zverev beats Federer to reach final

Roger Federer must wait until 2019 for another chance to reach 100 career titles after semi-final defeat by Alexander Zverev at the ATP Finals.

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Interviewer reprimands crowd after Zverev is booed

Zverev faced boos at the end of the match after he had - legitimately - stopped a point in the tie-break when a ballboy dropped a ball.

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Djokovic offers solution to ATP calendar debate

World number one Novak Djokovic agreed with Alexander Zverev that the tennis season should be shorter and that the bigger events should end earlier.

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ATP Cup

At the launch of the ATP Cup. A new team competition to take place before the Australian Open. It'll see 24 nations/teams face each other over 10 days in three cities. It's about "new reach", according to the ATP, and they're labelling it a "new era and a new world of tennis."

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Stefanos Tsitsipas

Serena Williams' coach expects big things from Stefanos Tsitsipas, and so should you

He's become something of a superhero in Greece, and it's only a matter of time before the entire world knows Stefanos Tsitsipas.

Tsitsipas continues Next Gen run with Tiafoe win

Stefanos Tsitsipas is in pole position to advance to the semifinals of the ATP Next Gen Finals after securing a straight-sets victory over Frances Tiafoe.

Paris Masters

Welcome to the 'Next Big Thing' club, Karen Khachanov

He's big strong and talented. Karen Khachanov beat Novak Djokovic to win the Paris Masters, a win that immediately thrust the Russian into elite, but often disappointing, company.

Khachanov stuns Djokovic to win Paris Masters

Karen Khachanov upset a tired-looking Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-4 to win the Paris Masters title and deprive Djokovic the chance on Sunday of matching Rafael Nadal's record of 33 Masters titles.

WTA Finals

Examining the WTA through a transition lens

It was the first year since 2011 that Serena Williams didn't win a major, as players like Elina Svitolina yearn for consistency.

Svitolina beats Stephens to win WTA Finals

Elina Svitolina became the first Ukrainian player to win the season-ending WTA Finals trophy, beating Sloane Stephens to secure the biggest title of her career on Sunday.

Serena's season

Why 2018 could be Serena Williams' most impactful year yet

Serena Williams showed us much more than a tennis cape in 2018. She showed us her human side.

Final word: Our take on Serena Williams' 2018 season

There were ups and downs along the way, but based on her 2018 season, Serena Williams proved she still has plenty of top-level tennis left.

Serena's coach supports in-match coaching

Serena Williams' coach says in-match coaching should be allowed in tennis to help the sport's popularity.

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