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Petrova returns to WTA top 20


June 24th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former world No.3 Nadia Petrova has returned to the top 20 in the latest WTA rankings published Sunday.The Russian rose two places to No. 20. ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Bopanna in second round of Miami Masters


March 25th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, March 25 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna cruised into the men's doubles second round of the Miami Masters with a win over Austria's Jurgen Melzer and ... Read more...

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US Open: Wozniacki-Serena semifinal, Zvonareva falls


September 9th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 9 (IANS) World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and three-time champion Serena Williams set up an exciting semifinal at the US Open after they posted convincing wins ... Read more...

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US Open: Top players refuse to play in ‘dangerous conditions’


September 8th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 8 (IANS) All the matches at the US Open tennis Wednesday were cancelled because of incessant rain and top players led by defending champion Rafael Nadal ... Read more...

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US Open: Sania Mirza out of doubles as well


September 3rd, 2010 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza's run in the US Open tennis tournament ended with her losing in the first round of the women's doubles event. Sania and Russia's Vera ... Read more...

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Sania cruises to second round, Somdev crashes out of US Open


August 31st, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza cruised to the second round of the women's singles while Somdev Devvarman crashed out in the opening round of the US Open tennis ... Read more...

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Ivanovic to square off with Henin in Brisbane semis


January 7th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Jan 7 (DPA) Serb Ana Ivanovic has become the next challenge in the 2010 comeback story of Justine Henin as the two former French Open champions meet in the semi-final of ... Read more...

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Sania Mirza fails to make main draw in Rogers Cup


August 17th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 17 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza couldn't make it to the main draw of the high-profile $2 million Rogers Cup women's tennis tournament, failing to clear the second and final qualifying ... Read more...

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Sania in Birmingham quarter-final


June 12th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 12 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza shocked fifth-seeded Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 7-6(3), 3-6, 6-2 for a place in the quarter-final of the Aegon Classic tennis here. The 22-year-old Hyderabadi, who sent the ... Read more...

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Extra muscle throws Jankovic game into crisis


March 16th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 16 (DPA) Jelena Jankovic is carrying more than the weight of expectations on her shoulder after going out to 17-year-old Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova at the Indian Wells Masters. The ... Read more...

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Federer advances to third round, Dementieva out


March 15th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 15 (DPA) Roger Federer brushed the cobwebs off his game as he advanced to the third round of the Indian Wells Masters with a 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 win ... Read more...

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Youngest Wimbledon qualifier is 16


June 20th, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 20 (IANS) At 16, Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova became the youngest player to qualify for the 2008 Wimbledon Championships. The beaming youngster, who disposed of German Kathrin Woerle 6-3, 6-0, sprinted ... Read more...

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