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US Open: India’s Somdev makes a first-round exit


August 28th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 28 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman made a first round exit from the men's singles of the US Open tennis tournament, going down to Spaniard Ruben Ramirez ... Read more...

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Kvitova rises to fifth in world rankings


August 26th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic rose to fifth in the new WTA rankings published Sunday after winning the New Haven Open.Kvitova defeated Russia's ... Read more...

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Federer, Azarenka retain top spot


August 6th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Swiss great Roger Federer and Belarus's Victoria Azarenka hung on to their top spot in the world tennis rankings released Monday.In the men's ATP ... Read more...

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Federer surpasses Sampras’ feat


July 16th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) The 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer set a new record Monday when he surpassed Pete Sampras' feat to be world number one for the ... Read more...

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Only wildcard can revive Sania’s Olympic hopes


June 11th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Sania Mirza failed to protect her top 10 ranking in doubles, slipping to 12 in the latest Women's Tennis Association (WTA) charts released Monday, ... Read more...

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French Open: Bhupathi-Bopanna seeded 6th, Paes-Peya 7th


May 28th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 28 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna have been seeded sixth in the men's doubles draw of the French Open while Leander Paes and new partner ... Read more...

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Indian Wells: Federer to face Del Potro in quarters


March 15th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 15 (IANS) Sixteen-times Grand Slam winner Roger Federer of Switzerland came back from a set down to beat Thomaz Bellucci in the fourth round of ... Read more...

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Bopanna drops out of top-10 doubles ranking


November 28th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna has dropped out of the top-10 of the ATP doubles ranking after he and his partner Pakistan's Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi suffered three ... Read more...

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Federer climbs to third place in World rankings


November 28th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Roger Federer's sixth ATP World Tour Finals title that he won after beating Frenchman Jo-Wilfred Tsonga here Sunday, catapulted him to third position in world ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi move to fifth in ATP Rankings


November 14th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) The newly-crowned winners of Paris Masters Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi moved two places to fifth in the latest ATP Doubles Team Rankings released ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi win Paris Masters


November 14th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 13 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Pakistan's Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi captured their first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title when they outclassed Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut 6-2, ... Read more...

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Berdych knocks out Murray, meets Federer in semis, Djokovic pulls out


November 12th, 2011 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 12 (IANS) Fifth-seeded Czech Tomas Berdych has outlasted British second seed Andy Murray and he will now play Swiss Roger Federer, who became the seventh player in ... Read more...

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Somdev unchanged at 84 in ATP rankings


October 17th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman remained static on 84 in the men's singles rankings while Sania Mirza gained two places in the women's singles charts released ... Read more...

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Kuerten gets better of Moya in friendly match


October 9th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 9 (IANS) Brazilian tennis great Gustavo "Guga" Kuerten beat former rival Carlos Moya in the 2011 International Challenge, a friendly competition between the two players.With ... Read more...

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Somdev slips 19 places to 89


September 26th, 2011 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman slipped 19 places to 89 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday.Somdev was sidelined for two weeks because ... Read more...

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Somdev backs players’ stand on scheduling; demands better pay


September 20th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India No.1 Somdev Devvarman Tuesday endorsed the view of the top guns of world tennis that the scheduling of tournaments is unwieldy, and went ... Read more...

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Somdev reaches career-high 63 in ATP rankings


July 4th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS India's Somdev Devvarman reached a career-high 63 in the ATP singles rankings released Monday.Somdev, who reached the second round of Wimbledon where he lost to Mikhail ... Read more...

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Djokovic ends seven year Federer-Nadal domination at the top


July 4th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic, who has won 48 of his 49 matches this year, replaced Rafael Nadal as the new World No.1 Monday.Nadal, who lost ... Read more...

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Somdev touches career-high ranking of 68


May 9th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman climbed two places to reach his career-best 68 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday.In the women's singles, ... Read more...

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Somdev reaches career best 73 in singles


March 21st, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman climbed 11 places to reach his career-best ranking of 73 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday.Somdev had ... Read more...

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Bopanna touches career high doubles ranking


November 1st, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna gained two positions for a career high doubles ranking of 14 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday.Bopanna's Pakistani ... Read more...

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Nadal completes career Grand Slam with US Open victory (Lead)


September 14th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (DPA) A tearful Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 in a rain-delayed US Open final Monday to take a step closer to all-time tennis ... Read more...

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Somdev out of top-100 ranking


August 9th, 2010 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) It turned out to be a shortlived jubilation for India's Somdev Devvarman, who dropped out of top-100, losing 15 rungs to 111th place in the Association ... Read more...

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Somdev crashes out of ATP Farmers Classic


July 29th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) India's ace tennis player Somdev Devvarman crashed out in the second round of the ATP Farmers Classic tournament being held in Los Angeles. According to information received ... Read more...

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Nadal increases ATP rankings lead with Wimbledon trophy


July 5th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 5 (DPA) Rafael Nadal stretched his lead atop the ATP tennis rankings to almost 4,000 points with a second Wimbledon title. The Spaniard Nadal leads the way in the list ... Read more...

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Somdev climbs to career best ranking


June 21st, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman climbed up a spot to 103 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday. Somdev, who failed to qualify ... Read more...

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Federer gets top seeding at Wimbledon ahead of Nadal


June 16th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (DPA) Roger Federer was Wednesday named as top seed as Wimbledon chose to over-rule the ATP rankings by placing the six-time champion on the top spot ahead of ... Read more...

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Somdev rises to career best ranking of 104


June 7th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman gained four places to reach his career-best ranking of 104 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday. Somdev last week became ... Read more...

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Nadal back on top in ATP rankings after Paris triumph


June 7th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, June 7 (DPA) Rafael Nadal dethroned Roger Federer atop the men's tennis rankings issued Monday by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Spain's Nadal returned to the top after almost one ... Read more...

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Federer, Nadal line up dream final in Madrid


May 16th, 2010 - 5:55 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 16 (DPA) Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will renew their rivalry a year after their last meeting as both played through in three sets Saturday into an all-star final ... Read more...

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Sania drops eight places to 92 in singles rankings


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza, out of action because of a chronic wrist injury, has dropped eight places to 92 in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released ... Read more...

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Nadal up to third in ATP rankings


February 15th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 15 (DPA) Spain's Rafael Nadal moved up one place to third in the latest Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday. Australian Open winner Roger Federer continues to be ... Read more...

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Somdev jumps 21 places in ATP rankings


February 8th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman jumped 21 places to be at 141st position in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday. The 24-year-old Somdev had reached ... Read more...

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Federer stays clear in unchanged top ten ATP rankings


February 8th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 8 (DPA) Australian Open champion Roger Federer tops the men's rankings released by the Association of Tennis Professional (ATP) Monday. There were no changes in the top ten as most ... Read more...

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Federer leads ATP rankings into Australian Open


January 18th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Jan 18 (DPA) Roger Federer of Switzerland took first place in the men's tennis rankings into the Australian Open which started Monday. Federer has 10,550 points in the ATP list issued ... Read more...

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