ATP Rankings: Rafael Nadal Holds Top Spot, Novak Djokovic Overtakes Roger Federer To Become No. 2

ATP Rankings: Rafael Nadal Holds Top Spot, Novak Djokovic Overtakes Roger Federer To Become No. 2

Djokovic climbed one spot up to second after claiming the Shanghai Masters title for the fourth time in a row.

Novak Djokovic Wins Shanghai Masters To Close In On Rafael Nadal
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Novak Djokovic Wins Shanghai Masters To Close In On Rafael Nadal's No.1 Ranking

Novak Djokovic has now been victorious in 18 ATP matches in a row and in recent months won Wimbledon, the Cincinnati Masters, the US Open and now Shanghai for a fourth time.

Watch: Sensational Rally Between Novak Djokovic, Borna Coric During Shanghai Masters Final Wows Fans
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Watch: Sensational Rally Between Novak Djokovic, Borna Coric During Shanghai Masters Final Wows Fans

Novak Djokovic and Borna Coric kept fans on the edge of their seats with an incredible rally during the first set.

Roger Federer Stunned By 13th Seed Borna Coric In Shanghai Semi-Finals
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Roger Federer Stunned By 13th Seed Borna Coric In Shanghai Semi-Finals

Roger Federer has not been at his best all week, dropping sets in the two opening matches of his wobbly title defence.

Alexander Zverev Blames
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Alexander Zverev Blames 'Superstition' For 'Ridiculous' Use Of Towels

Earlier this week, Fernando Verdasco had berated a ball boy at the Shenzhen Open for failing to bring his towel fast enough.

Rafael Nadal Helps Clean Up Flood-Affected Mallorca, Gets Touching Message From Roger Federer
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Rafael Nadal Helps Clean Up Flood-Affected Mallorca, Gets Touching Message From Roger Federer

The 17-time Grand Slam champion has also given shelter to the flood victims in his tennis academy.

Watch: Alexander Zverev Frightens Ball Boy With Intense Celebration In Hilarious Video
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Watch: Alexander Zverev Frightens Ball Boy With Intense Celebration In Hilarious Video

The hilarious incident that took place during a Shanghai Masters match was caught on camera and quickly went viral.

Roger Federer Makes Shaky Start To Shanghai Defence
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Roger Federer Makes Shaky Start To Shanghai Defence

Roger Federer was given a huge scare before finally seeing off Russia's Daniil Medvedev to open his Shanghai Masters defence in unconvincing fashion.

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'Get Your Own Towels' - Tennis Rallies Round Ball Kids After Fernando Verdasco Spat

Fernando Verdasco has not commented on the incident when he aggressively gesticulated at a ball boy to hurry up during last month's Shenzhen Open in China.

Roger Federer Warns Nick Kyrgios Over Work Ethic After Shanghai Strop
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Roger Federer Warns Nick Kyrgios Over Work Ethic After Shanghai Strop

Australian Nick Kyrgios was on the end of a surprise first-round loss to the American qualifier Bradley Klahn, the world number 104 winning 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.

Tennis Rankings: Rafael Nadal And Simona Halep Maintain Top Spots
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Tennis Rankings: Rafael Nadal And Simona Halep Maintain Top Spots

Roger Federer remains behind Nadal with 6,900 points. And in the WTA rankings, Japan's Naomi Osaka jumped two positions to the fourth spot.

Re-Energised Novak Djokovic Targets Number One Spot
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Re-Energised Novak Djokovic Targets Number One Spot

Novak Djokovic, who was absent for six months from competition in 2017, has been prolific in 2018.

Alexander Zverev Seals Laver Cup Win For Team Europe
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Alexander Zverev Seals Laver Cup Win For Team Europe

Alexander Zverev came from a set down to beat Kevin Anderson as the Europeans successfully defended the title won in Prague last year.

Laver Cup: Team World Storms Back To Cut Europe
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Laver Cup: Team World Storms Back To Cut Europe's Lead

Team World slashed Europe's overall lead to 7-5 heading into Sunday's third and final day of the 2018 Laver Cup.

Laver Cup: Team World Socks It To Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic
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Laver Cup: Team World Socks It To Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic

The doubles dream team of Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic lost their match but Team Europe still led Team World 3-1 after the first day of Laver Cup.

Roger Federer Mulling Clay Court Return In 2019
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Roger Federer Mulling Clay Court Return In 2019

Roger Federer said if he does opt to play the clay-court season it will require a significant tweak of his training regime.

Roger Federer To Show His Adventurous Side In New Reality Show

Roger Federer To Show His Adventurous Side In New Reality Show

From eating fish eyeballs to dropping down into a gorge, fans will get to know Roger Federer's adventurous side.

US Open Champion Novak Djokovic: "I Owe Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal"
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US Open Champion Novak Djokovic: "I Owe Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal"

Novak Djokovic said it's Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal who have made him the player he is.

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