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Paes-Vesnina in Wimbledon mixed doubles semis (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his Russian partner Elena Vesnina beat unseeded Paul Hanley and Alla Kudryavtseva to stroll into the mixed doubles semifinals of the ... Read more...

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Easy wins for Vishnu, Sriram in ITF meet


June 4th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore, June 4 (IANS) It was smooth sailing for Vishnu Vardhan and N. Sriram Balaji in the first round of the $10,000 Zuari Garden City Mysore ITF Open tennis ... Read more...

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Paes-Stepanek beat Marrero-Verdasco, meet Bryan brothers in semis


March 29th, 2012 - 2:07 am ICT by IANS
Miami, March 29 (IANS) In the first doubles match played on the stadium court in this year's Sony Ericsson Open, seventh-seeded Leander Paes of India and his Czech partner ... 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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Indian Wells: Sania-Vesnina cruise into semis


March 15th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 15 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Russian partner Elena Vesnina thrashed Argentina's Gisela Dulko and Paola Suarez to advance to the semi-finals of the BNP ... Read more...

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Federer beats Del Potro to capture second title in Rotterdam


February 19th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague (Netherlands), Feb 19 (IANS) Roger Federer grabbed his second title at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam after beating Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro 6-1, ... Read more...

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Chaennai Open: Raonic conquers Tipsarevic for title


January 9th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Canadian upstart Milos Raonic overcame World No.9 and top seed Janko Tipsarevic 6-7 (4), 7-6 (4), 7-6 (4) in the final of the Aircel Chennai Open ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Raonic to meet Tipsarevic in final (Lead)


January 7th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 7 (IANS) Fourth seeded Canadian Milos Raonic aced his way past World No.10 Nicolas Almagro 6-4, 6-4, to set up a title clash with top seed Janko Tipsarevic ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Raonic blasts Almagro to enter final


January 7th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 7 (IANS) Milos Raonic slammed 17 aces on way to an impressive 6-4, 6-4 win in 72 minutes against World No.10 Nicolas Almagro to enter the final of ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi advance into Monte Carlo quarterfinals


April 15th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 15(ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan has advanced into the quarterfinals of the Monte Carlo ATP Masters tournament.The Indo-Pak Express, who ... Read more...

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Qualifier Somdev stuns Baghdatis, enters third round


March 13th, 2011 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 13 (IANS) India's No. 1 Somdev Devvarman pulled off a stunner at the PNB Paribas tennis tournament by knocking out 19th seed Marcos Baghdatis in ... Read more...

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India draw level, Brazil concede first reverse singles


September 19th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) Brazil's top tennis player Thomaz Bellucci fell a victim to the city's infamous heat and humidity as he conceded his reverse singles match to Somdev Devvarman, helping ... Read more...

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Paes, Bhupathi keep India afloat in Davis Cup (Lead)


September 18th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Sept 18 (IANS) Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi rediscovered their magic of old to win the crucial doubles tie as India stayed afloat in their Davis Cup World ... Read more...

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Somdev takes Baghdatis to three sets in Dubai


February 24th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 24 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman went down fighting 3-6, 6-3, 1-6 to World No. 37 Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis in the second round of the Dubai Tennis Championships here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Sania overcomes Groenefeld to reach Wimbledon second round (Lead)


June 22nd, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza made light of the second set loss to outlast German Anna-Lena Groenefeld 6-2, 2-6, 6-2 in the opening round at the Wimbledon tennis championships here ... Read more...

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Sania enters into finals of Pattaya Open


February 14th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
Bangkok, Feb 14, (ANI): Indian tennis sensation Sania Mirza on Saturday entered into the finals of Pattaya Open, defeating Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova 6-4 5-7 6-1. The unseeded Indian took two hours to ... Read more...

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Sania goes down to Petrova at the Australian Open (Roundup)


January 21st, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Sania Mirza's run in the Australian Open singles was cut short by the Russian 10th seed Nadia Petrova who outclassed the Indian 6-3, 6-2, here Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Poor serve, missed chances proved costly: Somdev


January 11th, 2009 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 11 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman blamed his poor service game and inability to convert the 10 breakpoints for his loss to third seeded Marin Cilic in the final of the ... Read more...

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Prajnesh bows out of ITF futures semis


September 12th, 2008 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Four days of back-to-back matches took a toll on Prajnesh Gunneswaran as he tamely surrendered to Pakistan's Aqeel Khan 6-3, 6-2 in the semi-finals of the $15,000 ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Bopanna eliminated at Artois tennis


June 14th, 2008 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) Eighth seed Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna of India were eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Artois championship tennis tournament after they lost to second seed Daniel Nestor ... Read more...

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Paes makes season’s first tennis doubles final in Germany


June 14th, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Halle (Germany), June 14 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his Czech partner Lukas Dlouhy allied from a second set collapse and a rain delay to book their berth into the final of ... Read more...

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