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Tennis: Wawrinka prevails in tricky Rotterdam opener

FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – Second Round – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, January 17, 2019. Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka in action during the match against Canada’s Milos Raonic. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (Reuters) – Three-times Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka recovered from a sluggish start to beat Frenchman Benoit Paire 7-6(4) 6-1 in the opening round of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam on Monday. Wawrinka, who suffered a first round loss in Sofia last week, made another shaky start as he sprayed consecutive backhand errors to hand Paire…

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Tennis: Tricky Fognini outlasts Edmund to reach last 16

PARIS (Reuters) – Life is never dull when Fabio Fognini takes to the court and the Italian maverick was dipping into his bag of tricks again on Saturday as he knocked Britain’s Kyle Edmund out of the French Open third round in five topsy-turvy sets. Tennis – French Open – Roland Garros, Paris, France – June 2, 2018 Italy’s Fabio Fognini celebrates during his third round match against Britain’s Kyle Edmund REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes Dressed in a red shirt with a black lightning bolt down the front and black baseball cap…

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