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Murray’s road to US Open title


September 11th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 11 (IANS) Britain's Andy Murray, who defeated Serbia's Novak Djokovic in Monday's men's singles final, had a tough third round match against Spaniard Feliciano Lopez, three ... Read more...

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Djokovic thrashes Roddick at Olympics


August 1st, 2012 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Second seed Novak Djokovic demolished Andy Roddick of the US to reach the third round at the London Olympics here Tuesday.Djokovic, the Beijing bronze ... 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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Roddick to take on Djokovic at Olympics


July 30th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.2 Novak Djokovic of Serbia will meet former U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick in the second round of the Olympic tennis tournament after ... Read more...

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Murray reaches Wimbledon quarters


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Britain's Andy Murray Tuesday defeated Croatia's 16th seed Marin Cilic in their rain-interrupted fourth-round match.The British fourth seed won a closely fought first set ... Read more...

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Gilles Simon goes down to Xavier Malisse at Wimbledon (Roundup)


June 29th, 2012 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Frenchman Gilles Simon's Wimbledon campaign ended in the second round of the men's singles, losing to Xavier Malisse 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (5).Simon, seeded 13th, was ... Read more...

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Nalbandian spared more punishment for Queen’s Club incident


June 25th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Argentine tennis player David Nalbandian will not face further discipline from the ATP for injuring a line judge at the Queen's Club here.Nalbandian lost the ... Read more...

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Federer beats Mahut to enter French Open fourth round


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 2 (IANS) Swiss maestro Roger Federer beat Nicolas Mahut of France 6-3, 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 to reach the men's singles fourth round at the French Open. The ... Read more...

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Argentina book place in Davis Cup semifinals


April 9th, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, April 9 (IANS) Four-time Davis Cup runners-up Argentina have entered the semifinals of the 2012 edition, beating Croatia 4-1 at home.Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro, ranked ... Read more...

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Argentina draws 1-1 with Croatia in Davis Cup


April 7th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, April 7 (IANS) Argentine Juan Martin del Potro, ranked 10th in the world, beat 52nd-ranked Croatian Ivo Karlovic to tie their Davis Cup quarterfinal series 1-1.Del Potro, ... Read more...

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Injured Cilic drops out of Chennai Open


December 13th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 13 (IANS) Two-time Aircel Chennai Open singles champion Marin Cilic of Croatia has been ruled out of the 2012 edition of India's only ATP World Tour event due ... Read more...

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Strong field for Chennai Open


November 24th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 24 (IANS) World No.9 Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia heads a strong field that includes three former singles champions in the 17th ATP Aircel Chennai Open tennis tournament, ... Read more...

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Berdych ends 29-month title drought with China Open


October 9th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 9 (IANS) Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic claimed his first title in 29 months after winning the China Open tennis here Sunday, defeating big serving Croat Marin ... Read more...

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Paes-Bhupathi advance in Beijing, Bopanna-Qureshi exit in Tokyo


October 5th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi came through a tough opening round to advance in the men's doubles event of China Open tennis in ... Read more...

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US Open: Djokovic, Federer, Williams advance as retirements continue


September 4th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) Novak Djokovic improved his record to 60-2 in 2011 by beating 39th-ranked Nikolay Davydenko 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 Saturday night to reach the fourth round ... Read more...

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US Open: Top seeds flare up in second round


September 2nd, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 2 (IANS) World No.1 Novak Djokovic took a mere 90 minutes to brush aside Argentine Carlos Berlocq and advance to the third round of the US ... Read more...

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Nadal through to Oz Open quarter-finals


January 24th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.24 (ANI): World number one Rafael Nadal entered the Australian Open quarter-finals without missing a beat on Monday night.Nadal swept aside last year's semi-finalist Marin Cilic of Croatia 6-2 6-4 ... Read more...

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Nadal, Soderling cruise into round three of Australian Open


January 20th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20(ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal and World No.4 Robin Soderling blasted their way into the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday.Nadal swept past American qualifier Ryan Sweeting ... Read more...

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Tipsarevic survives Nishikori scare


January 8th, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Serbian Davis Cupper Janko Tipsarevic, the sixth seed, ended Kei Nishikori's dream run in the Aircel ATP Chennai Open tennis tournament here Friday by defeating ... Read more...

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Aircel ATP: Paes, Bhupathi romp into semis


January 7th, 2011 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 7 (IANS) The two old warhorses Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi showcased their doubles skills and guile for a comfortable 6-4, 7-6 (3) win against Philipp Marx and Ken Skupski ... Read more...

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Hawk-Eye debuts at Chennai Open


January 4th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) Linespersons at the Aircel ATP Chennai Open have come out on top following the introductory implementation of the Hawk-Eye electronic review system, a referral for line call ... Read more...

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Aircel ATP Tennis: Nishikori eliminates champ Cilic


January 3rd, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) Kei Nishikori of Japan made nonsense of seeding and rankings as he flattened the highly-rated second seed Marin Cilic of Croatia 4-6, 7-6 (0), ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Bopanna starts campaign against Wawrinka


January 1st, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) Top seed and title favourite Tomas Berdych, the World No.6 from the Czech Republic, will take on Portuguese journeyman and 101 ranked Frederico Gil in the first ... Read more...

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Somdev hopeful of strong result in Chennai Open


December 30th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman hopes to go one better and clinch the 2011 Aircel ATP Chennai Open tennis, beginning here Jan 3. Somdev made it to the ... Read more...

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Wawrinka gets wild card, organisers excited about Lee-Hesh return


December 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) World No.21 Stanislas Wawrinka from Switzerland has received a wild card entry for the 2011 Aircel ATP Chennai Open tennis tournament to be held here from Jan 3 ... Read more...

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Cilic, Berdych to play in Chennai Open


September 29th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 29 (IANS) Defending champion Marin Cilic, ranked 14 on the ATP circuit, and 2010 Wimbledon finalist Tomas Berdych, ranked 7th, Wednesday confirmed their participation in the Chennai Open 2011 ... Read more...

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Spain in strife with 2-0 Davis Cup deficit against France


July 10th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Clermont-Ferrand (France), July 10 (DPA) Holders Spain face a fight for life without Rafael Nadal after France took a 2-0 lead in their Davis Cup World Group quarterfinal tie. The hosts now ... Read more...

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Federer fires through to set up Paris rematch; Murray out


May 31st, 2010 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Paris, May 31 (DPA) Roger Federer and Robin Soderling bore down on a quarter-final rerun of their 2009 French Open final as both stormed into the last eight on the Paris ... Read more...

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Federer through to set up re-match with Soderling


May 31st, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Paris, May 30 (DPA) Roger Federer and Robin Soderling bore down on a quarter-final re-run of their 2009 French Open final as both stormed into the last eight on the Paris ... Read more...

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Federer rides out the rain for Paris victory


May 26th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 26 (DPA) Roger Federer dealt calmly with a pair of rain interruptions, not letting the weather interfere with his concentration in a 7-6 (7-4), 6-2, 6-4 defeat Wednesday of ... Read more...

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Federer maintains big lead in unchanged ATP top 10


April 12th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, April 12 (DPA) Roger Federer maintained his big lead in the men's tennis rankings issued Monday by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) into the European clay court season which ... Read more...

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Federer maintains ATP lead; Miami champion Roddick climbs


April 5th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, April 5 (DPA) Roger Federer retained a comfortable lead at the top of the men's tennis rankings issued Monday by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) despite an early exit ... Read more...

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Federer remains top, Nadal drops out of top three again


March 22nd, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, March 22 (DPA) Roger Federer of Switzerland maintained a healthy lead despite an early exit at the Indian Wells Masters in the men's tennis rankings issued Monday by the Association ... Read more...

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Nadal sails through knee test to advance at Indian Wells


March 14th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 14 (DPA) Rafael Nadal made a confident start to his Indian Wells Masters title defence as the Spaniard returned to the courts after six weeks' break owing ... 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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