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9 Sep 2019
US Open winner Bianca Andreescu, 200th in the world rankings a year ago, leapt into the top five on Monday, while Ashleigh Barty knocked Naomi Osaka off top spot.
2 Sep 2019
Serena Williams overcame an injury scare to maintain her pursuit of a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title at the US Open on Sunday while Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty and Karolina Pliskova crashed out in the last 16.
2 Sep 2019
Naomi Osaka justified her world ranking with her 6/3, 6/0 victory over Cori Gauff in a U.S Open third-round match at the Arthur Ashe Stadium. The 15-year old American sensation ranked 140, entered the draw as a wild card, after her sterling debut at the Championships, Wimbledon
1 Sep 2019
Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty crashed out of the US Open in the last 16 after a wild display Sunday against Wang Qiang, while Serena Williams was set to continue her pursuit of a record-tying 24th major title.
5 Jul 2019
The fourth day of the Championships, Wimbledon featured many Americans in action on their nation’s July 4 Independence Day.
9 Jun 2019
Ashleigh Barty defeated Marketa Vondrousova of Czech Republic 6/1; 6/3 to win the Suzanne Lenglen trophy. The 23-year-old woman became the first Australian to win at Roland Garros since 1973 when Margaret Smith Court emerged champion.
8 Jun 2019
Rain came to the rescue of Novak Djokovic on Saturday as the world number one was staring at defeat against Dominic Thiem in the Roland Garros semi-finals. Djokovic, bidding to become just the second man in history to hold all Grand Slam titles at the same time twice, was trailing 1-4 in the final set…
8 Jun 2019
Rafael Nadal of Spain defeated Roger Federer 6/3; 6/2; 6/3 to reach the finals. Earlier in the day, Ashleigh Barty of Australia halted...
9 May 2019
Naomi Oaska admitted she "was thinking about too many things" in her 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 Madrid Open quarter-final loss to Belinda Bencic on Thursday. World number one Osaka has claimed the last two majors at the US and Australian Opens and will be looking for a third in succession when she travels to Paris for…


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IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva met with Malawi's President Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera on Thursday and committed to provide support to the country, as it faces economic challenges and "unsustainable" public debt.
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US President Joe Biden has struggled in domestic polls since last year but his foreign policy is earning higher marks in much of Europe as he leads efforts against Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
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Queen Elizabeth II died of "old age" at 3:10 pm (1410 GMT) on September 8, according to her death certificate released on Thursday, or nearly three-and-a-half hours before the news was announced to the world.
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Three top Nigerian presidential candidates signed a "peace" deal meant to ease tensions during campaigning for the 2023 election, though the ruling party flag-bearer was absent from the ceremony.
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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Command in Katsina, said it collected a revenue of N124.9 million from August to date.