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Hingis at peace with Olympic decision


August 1st, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Aug 1 (IANS) On the eve of the start of the mixed doubles event at the London Olympics, tennis legend Martina Hingis has said she has no regrets ... Read more...

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Kingfisher was official beer at New York tennis tourney


July 27th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 27 (IANS) India's Kingfisher Premium Lager and Saratoga IPA served as the official beers of the 18th season of World Team Tennis matches held in New ... 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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India pin hopes on doubles at Australian Open


January 15th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 15 (IANS) India's hopes at the Australian Open beginning Monday rest on the the brand new doubles pair, Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna, and Leander Paes, who ... Read more...

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Former World No.1 Hingis expected to play in Australian Open


October 4th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 4 (IANS) Former World No.1 Martina Hingis of Switzerland, along with compatriot Roger Federer, is expected to return to the Grand Slam with the 2012 Australian Open ... Read more...

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2012 Australian Open to be richest Grand Slam


October 4th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
M0elbourne, Oct 4 (IANS) The 2012 Australian Open will be the richest tournament in Grand Slam history with the men's and women's winners each claiming approximately $2.2 million.The organisers Tuesday ... Read more...

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Anna Kournikova to be a part of ‘The Biggest Loser’


May 27th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, May 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former tennis star Anna Kournikova has been given a task on the weight-losing show “The Biggest Loser.” NBC announced on Wednesday that the 29-year-old will ... Read more...

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Stosur eyes Tour Championships in Doha despite clash with Delhi CWG


September 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 5(ANI): Australian tennis star Samantha Stosur insists that missing the New Delhi Commonwealth Games would not be important to her, as she eyes one of the rarest feats in women's ... Read more...

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13 years on, Mother Teresa still draws foreign tourists to Kolkata


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Be it soccer legend Diego Maradona, tennis star Martina Hingis or football World Cup hero Diego Forlan - they have all visited the plain two-storey Missionaries ... Read more...

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Yuki terrific, but needs to be aggressive: Bollettieri


July 12th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Tennis guru Nick Bollettieri wants India's rising tennis star Yuki Bhambri to be more aggressive mentally to succeed at the international circuit. Yuki,17, is a gradute ... Read more...

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Glamorous ‘granny’ Kournikova plays Wimbledon ‘veterans’ doubles


June 30th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): Tennis beauty Anna Kournikova and Martina Hingis were being cheered as 'grannies' as they teamed up for 'veterans' doubles at Wimbledon.The 29-year-olds, self-declared 'Spice Girls' of Tennis, ... Read more...

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Jennifer Capriati hospitalized for possible ‘drug’ overdose


June 28th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jun 28 (ANI): Former world No.1 tennis player Jennifer Capriati was rushed to hospital after paramedics responded to a call for a possible overdose.The call came from a hotel in ... Read more...

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Laura to become youngest Briton to play at Wimbledon


June 9th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) Junior Wimbledon champion Laura Robson will be the youngest Briton to play in the Championships this year after the All England Club decided to award her a wild ... Read more...

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Gasquet tests positive for cocaine, faces two-year ban


May 11th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 11 (IANS) French tennis player Richard Gasquet admitted he tested positive for cocaine in a drug test held in a tournament in Key Biscayne, Florida, in March. Gasquet, World No. ... Read more...

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Safina storms back; Jankovic loses in Rome


May 8th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 8 (DPA) Top seed Dinara Safina stamped her authority over Spaniard Maria-Jose Martinez Sanchez, beating her 4-6, 6-3, 6-0, to storm into the semi-finals of the Rome International tennis. The ... Read more...

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Mahesh and Sania cap a memorable Australian Open (Roundup)


February 1st, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza capped a memorable Australian Open for India when the pair went on to win the mixed doubles title at the historic Rod Laver ... Read more...

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Bhupathi makes it a first all-India affair in mixed Grand Slam (Second Lead)


February 1st, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 1 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi, the first Indian to win a Grand Slam title, Sunday made it a first Indian mixed pair to win a major when he and Sania Mirza ... 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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Sania-Bhupati wins Australian Open mixed doubles title


February 1st, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 31 (ANI): Sania Mirza- Mahesh Bhupati won the Australian Open mixed doubles title on Sunday, beating Nathalie Dechy and Andy Ram. Sania Mirza became the first Indian woman to ... 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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Sania-Bhupathi in mixed doubles, Yuki in boys final (Round Up)


January 30th, 2009 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 30 (IANS) It turned out to be India's day in the Australian Open Friday as Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza entered the mixed doubles final for the second successive year, ... Read more...

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Sania-Bhupathi cruise into Australian Open finals


January 30th, 2009 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 30, (ANI): Indian Pair Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi entered the finals of Australian Open mixed doubles after beating Czech duo Iveta Benesova and Lukas Dlouhy in straight sets. ... Read more...

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Sania excels to help Bhupathi enter second final(Lead)


January 30th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 30 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza shrugged off an indifferent start while outplaying Czech pair Lukas Dlouhy and Iveta Benesova 6-4, 6-1 to enter the mixed doubles final ... Read more...

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Federer, Dokic draw huge TV audience (Australian Open Notebook)


January 29th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 29 (DPA) Jelena Dokic and Roger Federer provided a power punch for Australian Open ratings this week, with those contests watched by only a slightly smaller number of viewers than ... Read more...

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Serena relaunches career with ninth Grand Slam title


September 8th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 8 (DPA) Serena Williams has come full circle with a third US Open title earned nine years after her first of nine majors and counting.The venue for her initial ... Read more...

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The 10 Sexiest Sports Babes revealed


August 13th, 2008 - 5:12 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): English cyclist Victoria Pendleton has topped the list of top 10 sports babes in an online poll.The sexy track cyclist has got the topspot, beating the likes ... Read more...

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Lesbians lust most after Maria Sharapova! (Corrected)


May 30th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): Maria Sharapova has been named as the player most lusted after by British lesbians.The 21-year-old tennis player defeated Russias Anna Kournikova to grab the top spot in ... Read more...

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Brit lesbians lust most after Maria Sharapova!


May 29th, 2008 - 6:13 pm ICT by admin
London, May 29 (ANI): Maria Sharapova has been named as the player most lusted after by British lesbians.The 21-year-old tennis player defeated Russias Anna Kournikova to grab the top spot in ... Read more...

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Martina Hingis quits tennis over doping charge


November 14th, 2007 - 8:16 am ICT by admin
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