Turns out the switch actually benefited him in the end.
Djokovic, coming off his fourth Wimbledon title, beat Canadian wild card Peter Polansky 6-3 6-4 after heavy morning rain in Toronto delayed the ATP Masters 1000 match by about an hour. 'That loss matured me', Tsitsipas said aout the match against Zverev. It was a little disappointing in that sense.
"I've never played Basic". It really frustrates me.
The decider ended in a 22-game tiebreak, with the former world No 3 taking the set 7-6 (12-10).
'That break [in the third set] was everything.
"I was serving well so that break was everything", Tsitsipas said. "I executed my plan, I knew at some point that he was going to break".
"It's true that we had a clinker", he told Tennis World, "but time has gone since when we lift the spirits. I just patiently waited for the moment and it happened".
The top-ranked Canadian in the men's singles draw at No. 26, Shapovalov let out an emphatic yell when he sealed the victory in front of a cheering home crowd that included Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid.
He will face Robin Haase of the Netherlands in the third round on Thursday.
This was after the Spaniard was made to wait before his second-round match due to several rain delays.
Next up for Nadal is sixth seed and Australian Open runner-up Marin Cilic, who defeated Diego Schwartzman 6-3 6-2.
Even the new 25-second shot clock didn't seem to bother Nadal, who was playing with the innovation for the first time. Tiafoe will face Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., in the second round Wednesday.
Wawrinka battled back, converting on 86 per cent of his first service points to take the second set. Now I'm playing the Rogers Cup, so I haven't really thought of doing anything for my birthday except playing a match". Top seed Rafael Nadal of Spain had the prime court to open the evening session. "I was like, 'OK like, this year I'm turning 18.it's all exciting, '" Auger-Aliassime said.
The Serbian is hoping to continue building on his impressive Wimbledon win last month - the 13th Grand Slam title of his career. Winning 1-6, 7-5, 7-5, it's great for me.
Cornet, ranked 30 places below world number four Kerber, won 6-4, 6-1 in the second round of the Women's Tennis Association Premier 5 tournament.
Nestor is retiring following the Davis Cup in September.
Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina withdrew because of a left wrist injury.
Second-seeded Alexander Zverev of Germany, the victor last week in Washington, beat American Bradley Klahn 6-4, 6-4, and fourth-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa edged Russia's Evgeny Donskoy 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (7-0).
Craig will return for the fifth time as Bond in 2019, in an as yet unnamed movie directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle. Idris Elba has given a cryptic and playful update after a week of renewed speculation about him becoming the next James Bond .
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A neighbor in the Seattle area described Russell's family to The Seattle Times "as the closest, most stable she's ever known". The FBI Seattle field office on Friday said early signs do not point toward terrorism. "I don't know, man", the pilot answers.
They scored fewer goals than relegated West Brom on home soil last season and recorded only four league wins at St Mary's. It's no surprise then that under 2.5 goals is the favourite at [1.65], with overs out at [2.46].
His family announced in late July that he had opted not to seek further treatment and would receive palliative care at home. The 12-time US Tour victor has only bettered Thursday's driving display once, during the 2006 Barracuda Championship.
At the same time, ancient teeth are seldom preserved, because the cartilage in their make-up doesn't fossilize easily. This means that the sixgill shark's behavior has not changed much for tens of millions of years.
The pound has lost more than 10 percent since April and is down nearly 15 percent since the Brexit Referendum in June 2016. Sterling was down against the euro, dollar yen and Swiss franc, suggesting the negative sentiment was broad.
She acknowledges she had never been able to obtain or hear the tapes but said three unnamed sources had described their contents. Mr Trump was sworn in using two Bibles; his own and one used at Abraham Lincoln's inauguration in 1861.
Johnson compared women wearing the veil with bank robbers or letter boxes in an article for the right-leaning Daily Telegraph . Under the Conservative Party's new code of conduct, when a formal complaint is made, the party have to investigate it.
Blue Light From Phones Speeds Up Blindness, Study Claims
These retinal molecules were them introduced into other cell types of the body such as heart cells, nerve cells, cancer cells etc. Unfortunately, there's now no cure for AMD, although certain treatments like eye injections can help slow down its progression.
Jordan attack: Five militants in custody after raid
The minister added that a special team demolished the remaining parts of the building "because it is too unsafe to be around it". Security forces had seized automatic weapons in a "continuing operation", government spokeswoman Jumana Ghunaimat told Reuters.
Can Arsenal Turn Their Fortune Around Against Man City???
Lucas Torreira moved to Arsenal from Sampdoria in a 26.4 m deal and will be entrusted with the role of marking David Silva . Manchester City will welcome back Raheem Sterling and Kevin De Bruyne after both were passed fit for the game.
Brazilian Ronaldo in intensive care with pneumonia
No-one at the private hospital Ronaldo is now said to be a patient at could be contacted early on Sunday for comment. The 41-year-old former striker tweeted that he was taken ill on Friday but hopes to be discharged on Monday.
Ex-Nike employees sue company, alleging unequal compensation
The federal suit, filed in Nike's home state of OR , seeks class-action status and alleges that Nike violated the Equal Pay Act. The suit says Cahill ultimately left because she was paid $20,000 less in 2017 than a male colleague doing much the same work.
IKEA plans to revise investment in India
According to reports, on the first of opening, the worldwide furniture store saw a huge crowd of people visiting the store. The man behind IKEA picking Hyderabad for its India foray is Principal Secretary (Industries) at the time, Pradeep Chandra.
Wall Street ends lower as Turkey woes hit banks
Shares of trade-sensitive companies also declined, including Boeing, 3M and Caterpillar, which were all down at least 1.4 percent. Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 2.10-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.51-to-1 ratio favoured decliners.