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US Open, Day 2: Wozniacki out, Djokovic in second round (Roundup)


August 29th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Caroline Wozniacki has become the first big name to crash out of the US Open after losing to world No.96 Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu, ... Read more...

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US Open: Radwanska, Kerber, Venus ease into second round (Lead)


August 29th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 29 (IANS) Wimbledon runner-up Agnieszka Radwanska, sixth-seeded German Angelique Kerber and two-time champion Venus Williams all took easy victories to reach the second round of the ... Read more...

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Pattaya Open: Sania in singles, doubles quarterfinals


February 9th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Pattaya, Feb 9 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza defeated Britain's Anne Keothavong 6-4, 7-5 to enter the singles quarterfinals at the Pattaya Open tennis event here Thursday.The world no. 111 overcame ... Read more...

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Keothavong stuns Ivanovic at Luxembourg


October 21st, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Luxembourg, Oct 21 (IANS) British qualifier Anne Keothavong stunned former World No.1 and fifth seed here Ana Ivanovic of Serbia 6-3, 6-2 at the BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open tennis ... Read more...

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Three men arrested for racially abusing Brit tennis star Keothavong in Devon


October 5th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5(ANI): Three men have been arrested in Devon, England, for allegedly racially abusing British tennis player Anne Keothavong when she was preparing for a tournament in the county."A 27-year-old woman ... Read more...

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Sania makes first-round exit from Wimbledon


June 22nd, 2010 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza-Malik was beaten in straight sets in the first round of the women's singles on the opening day of the all-England lawn tennis championships at Wimbledon ... Read more...

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Sania goes down to Dubois in Vancouver final


August 10th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Aug 10 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza failed in her attempt to win back-to-back International Tennis Federation (ITF) titles as local girl Stephanie Dubois outlasted her in three sets to become ... 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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Sania beats Keothvong, advances to Birmingham pre-quarters


June 10th, 2009 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 10 (IANS) Sania Mirza overcame a stiff challenge from British number one Anne Keothavong 6-1, 7-6 (5) to advance to the pre-quarterfinals of the Aegon Classic tennis here Wednesday. The unseeded ... Read more...

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Laura to become youngest Briton to play at Wimbledon


June 9th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Junior Wimbledon champion Laura Robson will be the youngest Briton to play in the Championships this year after the All England Club decided to award her a wild ... Read more...

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Nadal sets another Paris record with 29th straight win


May 25th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 25 (DPA) Rafael Nadal began his campaign for a record fifth straight French Open title with a smooth 7-5, 6-4, 6-3 demolition of Brazilian qualifier Marcos Daniel in the ... Read more...

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Sania to open her French Open campaign against Voskoboeva


May 22nd, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza has been drawn to play Kazakhstan's Galina Voskoboeva in her opening round of the French Open. The two players have met only once, in hard ... Read more...

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Federer says fatherhood won’t affect his passion for tennis


March 26th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, March 26 (DPA) Swiss champion Roger Federer said fatherhood would not affect his fervor for tennis as he eagerly awaits the birth of his first child in summer. Federer ... Read more...

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Dokic exits Indian Wells tennis tournament


March 12th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 12 (DPA) Jelena Dokic stumbled to another disheartening defeat six weeks after her surprise Australian Open quarter-final, crashing out here in the first round of the Indian Wells ... Read more...

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Sania loses to British qualifier at Stanford


July 16th, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Stanford (California), July 16 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza faltered at the first hurdle in Bank of the West Classic tennis championship, losing to British qualifier Anne Keothavong in straight sets, 6-7 (4-7), ... Read more...

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Sania reaches third round in doubles, Bopanna crashes out (Lead)


June 29th, 2008 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and American Bethanie Mattek cruised to the third round of the women's doubles at Wimbledon with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Maria Kirilenko of Russia ... Read more...

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Sania, Mattek advance to doubles’ third round


June 28th, 2008 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and American Bethanie Mattek cruised to the third round of women's doubles in Wimbledon with a straight-set win over Maria Kirilenko of Russia and Flavia ... Read more...

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Sharapova stunned, Roddick routed in Wimbledon upsets


June 27th, 2008 - 5:41 am ICT by IANS
DPA London, June 27 (DPA) 2004 champion Maria Sharapova was slammed with the worst loss of her Wimbledon career in a 6-2, 6-4 second-round ambush by fellow Russian Alla Kudryavtseva Thursday. Two-time men's ... Read more...

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Williams holds off determined Brit


June 26th, 2008 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
DPA London, June 26 (DPA) Defending champion Venus Williams fought off a first-set charge from Anne Keothavong before dispatching the British player 7-5, 6-2 at the Wimbledon Championships Thursday. The four-time winner Williams ... Read more...

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