Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina, left, and Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia stand with their trophies after the men's singles final in the China Open at the National Tennis Center in Beijing, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
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Juan Martin del Potro said that he was battling illness after he suffered a shock defeat in the China Open final Sunday, losing 6-4, 6-4 to unseeded Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia. In the women's final, world No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki defeated Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-3 for her 30th WTA singles title.Del Potro, who reached last month's U.S. Open final and is enjoying one of the best seasons of his injury-interrupted career, is now in a race to be better for this week's Shanghai Masters.Denmark's Wozniacki was impressive all week, never dropping a set and rarely looking troubled, sealing her spot in the WTA Finals Singapore in the process. The 28-year-old, who won her maiden Grand Slam at the Australian Open at the start of this year, was imperious against the unseeded Sevastova.
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