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Kei Nishikori, Sloane Stephens win in Citi Open finals

Kei Nishikori, Sloane Stephens win in Citi Open finals

Getting his hard-court game into shape ahead of the U.S. Open, Japan's Kei Nishikori came back to beat big-serving John Isner, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, on Sunday for his first Citi Open title. The second-seeded Nishikori, the runner-up at Flushing Meadows last year, weathered 18 aces from the eighth-seeded Isner, a 6-foot-10 American who fell to 0-3 in finals in Washington. For the third time in five matchesNishikori dropped the opening set before turning things around to win in three. It is Nishikori's 10th career title and third in 2015, when he is 43-9. Only No. 1 Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Roger Federer have won more tournaments this season, and only Djokovic and No. 3 Andy Murray have won...

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