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Rogers Cup: Sania, Paes, Bhupathi and Bopanna move up


August 10th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal/Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna have all moved up in the doubles event at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament here.Sania ... Read more...

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Clijsters upsets Ivanovic at Olympics


August 1st, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Belgium's Kim Clijsters knocked out 11th seed Ana Ivanovic of Serbia in straight sets in the third round of the Olympic tennis tournament Wednesday.The ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Serena Williams beats Zvonareva


August 1st, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Serena Williams thrashed Russian No.2 Vera Zvonareva in the third round of the Olympic tennis tournament here Wednesday.With all other matches at Wimbledon rained ... Read more...

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Olympics: China’s Li Na turns to focus to doubles after singles loss


July 29th, 2012 - 4:17 am ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Chinese No.1 women's tennis player Li Na said she will focus on the doubles after losing to Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 in the first ... Read more...

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Bhupathi’s unique mixed doubles record


June 8th, 2012 - 4:04 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 8 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi has the unique record of winning all his eight Grand Slam mixed doubles titles with seven different partners and in straight sets.The only ... Read more...

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Sania-Rodionova triumph in Pattaya Open


February 12th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Pattaya, Feb 12 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Australian partner Anastasia Rodionova beat Hao-ching Chan and Yung-jan Chan of Chinese Taipei to win the women's doubles event at 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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Top seeds have comfortable outing in Australian Open


January 20th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Top seeds Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Caroline Wozniacki and Kim Clijsters had a comfortable outing on the fifth day of the Australian Open here Friday. ... Read more...

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Wozniacki confident of getting fit before Australian Open


January 12th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 12 (IANS) World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is optimistic of her chances of participating in the year's first Grand Slam, the Australian Open, after suffering a wrist injury ... Read more...

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Brisbane Open: Hantuchova in finals after Clijster retires


January 6th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Jan 6 (IANS) Four-time Grand Slam winner Kim Clijsters pulled out mid-way with an hip injury in her semifinal tie against Daniela Hantuchova in the WTA Brisbane International tennis ... Read more...

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Sania-Vesnina reach last four of Wimbledon


June 30th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Russian partner Elena Vesnina edged past the Spanish pair of Nuria Llagostera Vives and Arantxa Parra Santonja 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 to ... Read more...

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Sania in mixed doubles third round, women’s doubles semis (Lead)


June 30th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna defeated England's Jamie Murray and Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia 7-6 (5), 6-2 to move into the third round of ... Read more...

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Sania-Vesnina in Wimbledon quarterfinals


June 29th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Russian Elena Vesnina advanced to the quarterfinal of women's doubles in Wimbledon Championships with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Daniela Hantuchova of ... Read more...

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Sania, Elena win Indian Wells title (Lead)


March 20th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 20 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her Russian partner Elena Vesnina have won the women's doubles title at the 2011 BNP Paribas Tennis Open here, defeating ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi, Paes-Black in US Open quarter-finals


September 6th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 6 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Pakistan's Aisam Ul-Haq-Qureshi stunned second-seeded Daniel Nestor of Canada and Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia 6-3, 6-4 in the US Open tennis third ... Read more...

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Bhupathi’s US Open campaign ends


September 5th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 5 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi's US Open tennis campaign ended with early losses in the men's doubles and mixed doubles events. Bhupathi and his Belarussian doubles ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Sania out of doubles, Bhupathi mixed doubles


June 27th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza bowed out of the women's doubles and Mahesh Bhupathi from the mixed doubles events in the second round of the Wimbledon tennis tournament. Sania, partnering Caroline ... Read more...

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French Open heartbreak still haunts Stosur ahead of Wimbledon


June 17th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jun 17 (ANI): Though world No.7 Samantha Stosur has still not fully reconciled to her heartbreaking French Open final loss to Francesca Schiavone, she seems to have quickly rediscovered her ... Read more...

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Maria Sharapova voted sexiest female tennis player on the circuit


June 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Maria Sharapova has beaten the likes of Ana Ivanovic, Elena Dementieva and Daniela Hantuchova to be named the sexiest female tennis player on the circuit.The Russian stunner ... Read more...

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China Open: Djokovic made to work hard by Hanescu


October 5th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 5 (DPA) Novak Djokovic was made to toil by Victor Hanescu before he could win his debut match at the China Open tennis 6-3, 7-5 here Monday. The world number ... Read more...

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Sharapova loses in three-set at Wimbledon


June 24th, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (DPA) Maria Sharapova's charmed life over three sets was ended as Argentine underdog Gisela Dulko held off a fightback to eliminate the 2004 champion 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 ... Read more...

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Madrid Masters: Sania, Chia-Jung in 2nd round, Serena out


May 12th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 12 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Chinese Taipei's (Taiwan) Chia-Jung Chuang stormed into the second round of the 3,500,000 euros Madrid Masters tennis with a 6-3, 6-4 win over ... Read more...

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Jankovic outlasts Lisicki, Safina cruises past Hantuchova


May 1st, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Stuttgart, May 1 (DPA) Defending champion Jelena Jankovic outlasted fighting German teenager Sabine Lisicki, 7-5, 5-7, 6-3, to book a place in the Porsche Grand Prix quarter-finals. The third-seeded Serb Jankovic squandered ... Read more...

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Madison Keys surprises with her latest performance


April 7th, 2009 - 11:24 pm ICT by GD
Fourteen-year-old Madison Keys made her WTA Tour debut a memorable one by beating Russia's Alla Kudryavtseva (7-5, 6-4) on Monday in the opening round of The MPS Group Championships. The teenager from ... Read more...

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Bhupathi senior happy Mahesh’s win came with Sania


February 1st, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Delighted over his son Mahesh Bhupathi's seventh mixed double Grand Slam title, C.G.K. Bhupathi said it was special as it came with an Indian girl, Sania Mirza.Bhupathi ... Read more...

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Bhupathi wins his 11th Grand Slam, first for Sania (Statistics)


February 1st, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi added an 11th title to his Grand Slam tally while Sania Mirza won her maiden Grand Slam as the duo won the Australian Open ... Read more...

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Bhupathi and Sania win Australian Open mixed doubles title (Lead)


February 1st, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi won his 11th Grand Slam title, the first with an Indian partner Sania Mirza when they beat Israel's Andy Ram and Nathalie Dechy of France in ... Read more...

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Tennis players failing Hawk-Eye challenge


January 30th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.30 (ANI): The world''s leading tennis players have been exposed as poor judges in contentious line calls at the Australian Open, feels Hawk-Eye. By the end of the day session on ... Read more...

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Friday order of play at Australian Open


January 22nd, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) The following is the order of play on show courts Friday at the Australian Open.Rod Laver Arena: Dinara Safina, 3, Russia, vs Kaia Kanepi, Estonia Jelena Jankovic, 1, ... Read more...

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Race row erupts in Australian Open (Australian Open diary)


January 21st, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Melboune, Jan 21 (IANS) The Australian Open is amidst a race row after "unruly" Bosnian fans heckled and abused American first-round loser Taylor Dent.Dent's father Phil, a former finalist at the Open, ... Read more...

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Hewitt gets started in Sydney with fighting win


January 13th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 13 (DPA) Women's seeds stormed through into the quarter-finals as Lleyton Hewitt made a typical fighting debut Tuesday at the Medibank International tennis.The four-time champion, who is playing only his ... Read more...

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Nadal, Federer, Williams sisters dominate with Olympic routs


August 12th, 2008 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, Aug 12 (DPA) Rafael Nadal continued his march towards Beijing Olympic honours with a 6-1, 6-2 thrashing of former number one Lleyton Hewitt Tuesday. The Spaniard, who takes over the top ... Read more...

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Mirza-Mattek run halts in Pacific Life Open tennis


March 22nd, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by admin
Indian Wells (California), March 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek's fine run in the $2.1 million Pacific Life Open came to an end as they lost to ... Read more...

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Federer mows down Mahut as Sharapova survives unbeaten


March 19th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by admin
(Roundup) DPA Indian Wells (California), March 19 (DPA) World no.1 Roger Federer staked his claim on return to dominance, while Maria Sharapova salvaged a season-long unbeaten run as both advanced at the Indian Wells ... Read more...

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Sania might go for surgery for chronic wrist problem


March 19th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by admin
DPA Indian Wells (California), March 19 (DPA) India's Sania Mirza faces a scan and possible surgery after a chronic wrist problem flared during her pre quarterfinal loss to Slovak Daniela Hantuchova at the ... Read more...

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