Coric's Late Surge In Shanghai, Mover Of The Week

Novak Djokovic

Shanghai (China): Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic defeated Croatia's Borna Coric 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to claim a record fourth Shanghai Masters title, closing in on the world No. 1 spot in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings now held by Spain's Rafael Nadal.

The 21-year-old Zverev was off-colour most the match and bad tempered at times, angrily throwing his racquet at the start of the second set as Djokovic ramped up the pressure.

The Serb did not drop a single service game in the entire tournament-such was his dominance. After his triumph at the Rolex Shanghai Masters, Djokovic said: 'I can not have asked for a better scenario.

After recovering from an injury, Novak Djokovic says he needed to "reinvent" himself.

Full fight in final is not out - Djokovic in each set is made one break, and his serve and made only one break-point.

Djokovic grabbed the break to go 4-2 up and won the opening set in barely 30 minutes.

"He was the much better player on the court. I was playing good, really, I was really happy with how I played", the 13th-seeded Coric, who had heavy strapping on his thigh and had been troubled by a stiff neck ahead of the biggest match of his career, said.

Orange Is the New Black Ending After Season 7
The news comes soon after two other series, " House of Cards " and "Iron Fist", were canceled by Netflix . We will be sad to say goodbye but we will definitely be going out on a high.

Simona Halep retains WTA top spot for second consecutive year
In such circumstances some players might have ended their season early, but Halep said she had been determined to push herself to the limit.

Russian military helps recover crossing point between Syria and Jordan
The UNDOF halted its operations in southern Syria in 2014 after the ultra-radical groups abducted UN peacekeepers in that area. There are also signs that Syria is attempting to open up crossings with other neighboring countries in the wake of Naseeb.

"I thought I was actually playing really well", the Croat told the ATP. Ten years on, Djokovic has won more championships in Shanghai than any other tennis player and he is very grateful for his Chinese fans. Murray), 2013 (d. Del Potro), and 2015 (d.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia added the Rolex Masters trophy to his haul this year, when he defeated Borna Coric of Croatia, 6/3; 6/4. Anderson), Cincinnati and the US Open (d.

In Tianjin, China, second-seeded Caroline Garcia won her first tournament of the year with a 7-6 (7), 6-3 win over top-seeded Karolina Pliskova in the Tianjin Open on Sunday.

The Frenchwoman's two titles at the end of last season earned her a spot into the year-end Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals in Singapore.

"It's absolutely there. If not the best one, then it's in the top two or three".

Alexander Zverev (Germany) 5,025 6.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Pakistan lose Hafeez after Abbas wrecks Australia
Oct 18, 2018 - 05:58
Afer the Tests both the teams will play a series of three Twenty20 global with the first in Abu Dhabi on October 24. Azhar Ali sat at 54 not out as Pakistan took control of the second test against Australia on day two.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Astros may have been cheating in Game 1 against Red Sox
Oct 18, 2018 - 04:43
If not, it's up to the Red Sox to bring down the Astros if they are indeed cheating. Hinch said after his team lost 8-2 in Houston in Game 3 on Tuesday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Netflix shares jump 6 percent on strong subscriber growth
Oct 18, 2018 - 03:39
Netflix shares jumped 6 percent in early trading after the company reported a big increase in subscribers. Net income came in at 89 cents per share, beating Wall Street's number by 21 cents a share.

Canelo Alvarez Signs Richest Athlete Contract In Sports History
Oct 18, 2018 - 01:25
Alvarez and Britain's Fielding will hold a news conference in NY on Wednesday to promote their fight at Madison Square Garden. His contract surpasses that of Giancarlo Stanton , who signed a 13-year, $325 million pact with the Miami Marlins in 2014.

CDC: ‘Mystery Disease’ Sickening Kids In 22 States, Including New Jersey
Oct 18, 2018 - 00:26
The agency doesn't know who may be at higher risk for developing this condition or the reasons they may be at higher risk. Although some AFM patients tested positive for an enterovirus , indicating a possible link, not all had the virus.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top MLB says Astros cheating allegations not major
Oct 17, 2018 - 22:28
Price was in the bullpen last night and the TBS cameras spotted him raking the bullpen mound during the game. Asked about the allegations after the Sox' Game 3 win, Astros manager A.J.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Pompeo sees 'serious commitment' from Saudis on missing journalist
Oct 17, 2018 - 20:12
Maybe-I-I don't want to get into his mind, but it sounded to me like maybe these could have been rogue killers . Noah said he was suspicious after hearing Trump's comments, noting the country's history of extreme violence.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Melania Trump : 'Smoke-filled' plane forced to land
Oct 17, 2018 - 18:57
Everything is fine and everyone is safe", Stephanie Grisham, the first lady's Communications Director, said in a statement. Reporters on the plane were told that the change was due to a "mechanical issue", according to a press pool report.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top High-Ranking Saudi Intel Officer Oversaw Khashoggi's Interrogation
Oct 17, 2018 - 17:58
According to Erdogan , Turkish investigators who searched the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul found surfaces there newly painted over. Trump told AP his comment about " rogue killers " was informed by his " feeling " of the conversation with King Salman.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Trump Lauds One-Time Rival Ted Cruz, Bashes Texas Senate Race Opponent
Oct 17, 2018 - 16:42
It's why the president called him Lyin' Ted, and it's why the nickname stuck, because its true", O'Rourke said . O'Rourke on Cruz's claim he has a "special relationship" with Trump: "Where is the result of that?" U.S.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Canada Becomes 2nd Country to Legalize Recreational Marijuana
Oct 17, 2018 - 16:09
That said, the federal government and provinces and territories share responsibility for its implementation. The supply of recreational marijuana could be limited, at least early on, in some stores.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top North Korea slams US for 'evil' sanctions push
Oct 17, 2018 - 16:09
It was also where a defecting North Korean soldier fled south a year ago in a hail of bullets fired by his former comrades. Moon and Macron last held talks on the sidelines of the Group of 20, or G-20, summit in Hamburg, Germany, in July 2017.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Deadly blast at Crimea school possible terror attack, Kremlin says
Oct 17, 2018 - 15:43
Around 20 people have been rushed to hospital by paramedics and doctors are expected around 50 more wounded. Crimea has been under Russia's control since it sent troops to seize the peninsula from Ukraine in 2014.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Audi accepts 800m euro fine for V6/V8 diesel offences
Oct 17, 2018 - 15:32
Former Audi CEO Rupert Stadler remains in jail while prosecutors investigate individual involvement in the diesel scandal. The fines still leave Porsche facing an "administrative" diesel case among the group's companies.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Prince Harry in another catch-up with war widow in Sydney
Oct 17, 2018 - 15:28
Used to the often empty words of politicians, farmers in the crowd said they could tell Prince Harry's speech came from the heart. While royal admirers waited for the chance to meet Harry and Meghan Markle , one young fan really bonded with the Duke of Sussex.