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Olympic tennis: Paes-Vardhan go out with heads held high (Lead)


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Indian men's doubles pair, Leander Paes and Vishnu Vardhan's campaign in the 2012 London Games came to an end Wednesday after they lost to the ... Read more...

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Sharma ousts Giner in ITF tennis


May 1st, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Kaza Vinayak Sharma of India caused an upset when he ousted second seeded Marc Giner from Spain 6-3, 7-6(3) in the first round of the MCC-SR ... 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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Soderling soars into second straight French Open final


June 4th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 4 (DPA) Swede Robin Soderling rolled into his second consecutive final at the French Open Friday, fighting through five sets to overcome Czech Tomas Berdych 6-3, 3-6, 5-7, 6-3, ... Read more...

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Serena, Safina sweat before escaping with wins


January 12th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 12 (DPA) Top seed Serena Williams Tuesday beat the 35 Celsius-plus summer heat in her first competitive outing of 2010, beginning her preparation for an Australian Open title defence ... 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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Sania makes second round exit from Australian Open (Second Lead)


January 21st, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Indian Sania Mirza's challenge in the Australian Open singles was over in mere 70 minutes with a 3-6, 2-6 loss to 10th seed Russian Nadia Petrova in the ... Read more...

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Federer enters his fifth consecutive US Open final (Lead)


September 7th, 2008 - 2:54 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 7 (IANS) Former world number one Swiss tennis star Roger Federer, looking for his first Grand Slam title of the year, overcame Serbian Novak Djokovic in four sets, 6-3, ... Read more...

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Federer settles score with Djokovic, enters US Open final


September 7th, 2008 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 7 (IANS) Swiss tennis star Roger Federer entered his fifth straight men's singles final at the US Open, beating an impending storm and Serb Novak Djokovic 6-3, 5-7, 7-5, ... Read more...

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Nadal breaks through into maiden US Open semi-final


September 4th, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (DPA) Rafael Nadal put on a post-midnight winning display as he beat Mardy Fish 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 to reach a career-best semi-final at the US Open here ... Read more...

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Henin beats Srebotnik in three-hour marathon


February 28th, 2008 - 11:42 pm ICT by admin
DPA Dubai, Feb 28 (DPA) World number one Justine Henin saved her best for last, playing the set of her season to outlast qualifier Katarina Srebotnik 7-5, 6-7 (6-8), 6-3 in a difficult ... Read more...

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