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US Open: Azarenka, Stosur to meet in quarters


September 3rd, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.1 Victoria Azarenka and reigning champion Samantha Stosur won their fourth round matches to meet in the US Open quarterfinals here at ... Read more...

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US Open results


September 3rd, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS) Following are the results of the US Open tennis here Sunday:Men's singles third round: 20-Andy Roddick bt Fabio Fognini 7-5, 7-6 (1), 4-6, 6-4; ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Paes-Sania crash out of mixed doubles (Second Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 1:45 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) India's tennis campaign at the 2012 London Games came to an end Saturay after the mixed doubles pair of Leander Paes and Sania Mirza lost ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Paes-Saina crash out of mixed doubles (Lead)


August 5th, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IBNS) India's tennis campaign at the 2012 London Games came to an end Saturay after the mixed doubles pair of Leander Paes and Sania Mirza lost their ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Bryan twins win gold for US


August 5th, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) American pair Bob and Mike Bryan defeated French duo Michael Llodra and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in a close-fought men's doubles Olympic tennis final here at the ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: France earn bronze in men’s doubles


August 4th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French duo Julien Benneteau and Richard Gasquet beat Spaniards David Ferrer and Feliciano Lopez in the men's doubles Olympic bronze medal match Saturday.After a spirited ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Rebel pair of Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out (Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) After all the bickering, it was finally the end of road for India's ace men's doubles tennis pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna as ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out


August 1st, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) It was the end of road for India's ace men's doubles tennis pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna as they went down 3-6, 4-6 ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Paes-Vardhan, Bhupathi-Bopanna in second round (Third Lead)


July 31st, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) India's doubles entries Leander Paes and Vishnu Vardhan and the seventh seeded pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna crossed the first hurdle in the ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Bopanna start Olympics campaign with win (Second Lead)


July 31st, 2012 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna started their Olympics campaign with a hard fought win against Max Mirnyi and Alexander Bury in the first round ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Federer moves into third round


July 30th, 2012 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Swiss Roger Federer Monday kept on course for adding the Olympic title to his Wimbledon crown, beating Julien Benneteau of France in straight sets ... Read more...

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Federer survives scare at Olympics


July 29th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.1 Roger Federer was forced to dig deep to avoid a first-round Olympic tennis tournament exit Saturday after stiff resistance from Colombia's Alejandro ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: Last chance for Paes and Bhupathi (Preview)


July 27th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) The only time India won a medal in tennis at the Olympic Games was when Leander Paes beat Fernando Meligini of Brazil for a bronze ... Read more...

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Olympics: Federer acknowledges he’s favourite


July 27th, 2012 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Wimbledon champion and world No.1 Roger Federer has acknowledged he is the favourite for Olympic gold.For all Federer's 17 Grand Slam titles, an Olympic ... Read more...

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Tough draw for Indians in men’s doubles tennis


July 26th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Indian men's doubles pairs of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna, and Leander Paes and Vishnu Vardhan have been handed a tough first round match in ... Read more...

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French Open: Ferrer sends out a warning to the favourites (Lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 2 (IANS) Sixth-seeded David Ferrer sent out a stern warning to the pre-tournament favourites by demolishing Russia's Mikhail Youzhny in straight sets here Saturday.The Spaniard steamrolled through to ... Read more...

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Indian Wells: Paes-Stepanek advance, Bhupathi-Bopanna knocked out


March 11th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
California, March 11 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his partner Radek Stepanek advanced to the second round of the BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells tennis tournament while Indian duo ... Read more...

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France’s Monfils makes himself available for Davis Cup clash


February 8th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Feb 8 (IANS) World No.13 Gael Monfils has confirmed he will be in the line-up for France's Davis Cup tie against Canada starting Friday after injuring his knee ... Read more...

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Djokovic, Sharapova coast into Australian Open fourth round (Roundup)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Defending champion Novak Djokovic and former champion Maria Sharapova advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open Saturday with crushing victories in the first ... 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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Bopanna-Qureshi enter first ATP Tour 1000 Masters final


November 13th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 12 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi entered their first ATP World Tour 1000 Masters final, stopping Canadian Daniel Nestor and Max Mirnyi ... Read more...

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US Open: Nadal, Murray in last 16; Stosur vs. Zvonareva in women’s quarters


September 5th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 5 (IANS) Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray advanced into the fourth round of the men's singles event at the US Open tennis here Sunday, while Samantha ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Somdev, Sania to spearhead India’s singles challenge (Lead)


June 19th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) India's top tennis singles players Somdev Devvarman and Sania Mirza would look to make their presence felt even though the doubles are the country's ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Somdev, Sania to shoulder India’s singles challenge


June 19th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) India's top tennis singles players Somdev Devvarman and Sania Mirza would look to create a few upsets even though the doubles will carry the ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi out, Indian challenge over in Eastbourne


June 16th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Eastbourne (England), June 16 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Pakistan's Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi, dubbed the Indo-Pakistan Express, bowed out the doubles quarter-finals of the 462,675-euro AEGON International tennis here.The ... Read more...

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France take 2-0 lead over Argentina in Davis Cup


September 18th, 2010 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Lyon (France), Sep 18 (DPA) Michael Llodra and Gael Monfils combined for a pair of wins Friday to put France into 2-0 command over Argentina in their Davis Cup World group ... Read more...

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Nadal struggles, Federer walks through as top four advance


August 20th, 2010 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 20 (DPA) Rafael Nadal had to work for almost three hours Thursday to get past Frenchman Julien Benneteau 5-7, 7-6 (8-6), 6-2 to earn a place in the quarter-finals ... Read more...

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Paes, Bopanna out of Toronto Masters


August 12th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 12 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Czech Lukas Dlouhy bowed out of the second round of the Toronto Masters tennis men's doubles. The third seeded Indo-Czech pair went down ... Read more...

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Nalbandian put Argentina into Davis Cup semi-finals (Night Lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (DPA) Argentine hero David Nalbandian fired his nation into the Davis Cup semi-finals Sunday to complete a 3-2 defeat of Russia in a World Group quarter-final struggle. The 28-year-old ... Read more...

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Nalbandian sees Argentina through to Davis Cup semis


July 11th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (DPA) Injury comeback king David Nalbandian put Argentina through to the Davis Cup semifinals as he completed his country's first away defeat of Russia, handing the South Americans ... Read more...

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Davis Cup holders Spain crash out against France (Lead)


July 10th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Clermont-Ferrand (France), July 10 (DPA) Holders Spain spectacularly crashed out of the Davis Cup quarterfinals Saturday, a 3-0 victim of France, with the Iberians hoping the loss will not foreshadow their ... Read more...

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Nadal out as Davis Cup champion Spain faces France


July 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 6 (DPA) Holder Spain will make do without Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal this weekend as the four-time tournament champion face France in a Davis Cup World Group quarter-final starting ... Read more...

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Murray’s fairytale Wimbledon victory fit for a Queen


June 24th, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Bill Scott London, June 24 (DPA) Scot Andy Murray turned in a command performance on court as Britain's Queen Elizabeth II made her first visit to Wimbledon in more than three ... Read more...

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French Open: Bopanna-Qureshi crash out of men’s doubles


May 30th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 30 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Pakistan's Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi crashed out of the second round of the men's doubles in the French Open tennis with a 5-7, 3-6 loss ... Read more...

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