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Dominic Thiem

19 Jan
Despite the controversy that heralded the start of the ongoing Australian Open, which started on Monday with Tennis Australia (TA) and the county's mishandling of the men’s world No 1 player,
13 Feb 2021
Dominic Thiem defeated Australia’s wily Nick Kyrgios 4/6; 4/6; 6/3; 6/4; 6/4 in a battle that tested the nerves the Austrian third seed and the Chair Umpire.
3 Oct 2020
Dominic Thiem of Austria overpowered Norwegian Casper Ruud 6/4; 6/3; 6/1 and Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina defeated Russia’s Ekaterina Alexandrova 6/4; 7/5 to advance
29 Sep 2020
Austria’s Dominic Thiem defeated Croatia’s Marin Cilic 6/4, 6/3, 6/3 in a first-round encounter, while Serena Williams overcame a shaky first set to outlast compatriot Kristie Ahn 7/6 (2), 6/0.
16 Sep 2020
Austria’s Dominic Thiem won his first grand slam title after two of the triumvirate had deprived him on three previous opportunities.
9 Sep 2020
Austria's Dominic Thiem, the second seeded player, powered his way to the last eight of the on-going U.S. Open Tennis Championship with a 7/6(4), 6/1, 6/1 victory over Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime.
13 Jun 2020
Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev and Grigor Dimitrov on Friday joined world number one Novak Djokovic in expressing their reluctance overplaying at the US Open
26 Apr 2020
Tennis world number three Dominic Thiem expressed scepticism Sunday about plans to set up a fund to help lower-ranked players struggling because of the shutdown of the sport.
2 Feb 2020
Novak Djokovic battled through intense pressure from Dominic Thiem to reassert his dominance at the Australian Open Sunday, claiming a record eighth title and returning to world number one in the process.
1 Feb 2020
Dominic Thiem of Austria defeated Germany’s Alexander Zverev 3/6; 6/4; 7/6(3); 7/6(4) to set up a title match with Serbia’s Novak Djokovic who had won a one-sided battle against injured Roger Federer of Switzerland.
30 Jan 2020
• Meets Zverev in semifinals Dominic Thiem defeated Rafael Nadal 7/6(2); 7/6(4); 4/6; 7/6(6) while Alexander Zverev defeated Stan Wawrinka to set up their encounter in the semi-finals. Thiem won the first set first set in a tie breaker by 7points to 3. Nadal broke in the fifth game of the second set and held…
15 Jan 2020
Tennis superstars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal jointly donated Aus$250,000 (US$172,000) for Australian bushfire relief at a charity fundraiser in smoggy Melbourne


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