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Stosur, Ivanovic star attractions in Kremlin Cup


September 7th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No. 7 Samantha Stosur and former French Open champion Ana Ivanovic are to headline the Kremlin Cup in Moscow next month.Besides Stosur, this year's ... Read more...

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Russia choose low-ranked players for Davis Cup tie


September 4th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg, Sep 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is set to include a pair of virtual unknown tennis players in its five-man team to play Brazil in a match that ... Read more...

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US Open singles results


August 31st, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 31 (IANS) Following are the results of competitions in the singles events of US Open tennis here Thursday:Men's Singles: Martin Klizan bt Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4, 1- 6, ... Read more...

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Tsonga edges Raonic in longest Olympic tennis match


August 1st, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, August 1 (IANS/RIA Novosti) France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga defeated Milos Raonic of Canada in the longest tennis match in Olympic history.The players spent three hours and 57 minutes on the ... Read more...

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Grass my worst surface: Davydenko


June 27th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian tennis player Nikolay Davydenko acknowledged that grass is his least favored surface after crashing out in the first round of Wimbledon to fourth seed ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Murray to face Davydenko in first round


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Britain's Andy Murray has been handed a tricky first-round match at Wimbledon against former World No. 3 Nikolay Davydenko of Russia, after the men's ... Read more...

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Zvonareva confirmed for London Olympics


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Vera Zvonareva has been picked for the London Olympic tennis tournament despite ongoing injury problems, the Russian Tennis Federation said Friday.The other Russians ... Read more...

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Easy win for Nadal, but Spaniard unhappy with surface in Madrid


May 10th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 10 (IANS) Rafael Nadal enjoyed a comfortable debut in the Mutua Madrid with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Russian Nikolay Davydenko, though the Spaniard raised concerns with ... Read more...

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China Open: Foot injury forces Azarenka to concede pre-quarterfinal


October 6th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 6 (IANS) World number four Victoria Azarenka of Belarus Thursday pulled out of the China Open tennis due to a foot injury after reaching the pre-quarterfinals.Azarenka said: ... 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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Defending champion Federer cruises into round two of Australian Open


January 17th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17(ANI): Defending champion Roger Federer blasted his way into the second round of the Australian Open by beating Lukas Lacko 6-1 6-1 6-3 on Monday.Seeking an open-era record fifth ... Read more...

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2010 Chennai Open promises high-octave action


January 2nd, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Jan 2 (IANS) There is a lot riding on top seed Tomas Berdych going into the Aircel ATP Chennai Open commencing here Monday and it has much to ... Read more...

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Nadal stretches ATP lead with US Open title


September 14th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 14 (DPA) Rafael Nadal stretched his lead atop the men's tennis rankings courtesy of Monday's US Open crown while beaten finalist Novak Djokovic moved into the second place. Spain's Nadal, ... Read more...

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US Open results Thursday


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (DPA) Results Thursday at the 23-million-dollar US Open (x indicates new result).Women's singles, second roundx Caroline Wozniacki, 1, Denmark, def Chang Kai-Chen, Taiwan, 6-0, 6-0Vera Zvonareva, 7, Russia, ... Read more...

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Fighting Somdev loses in the first round


August 17th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mason (US), Aug 17 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman fought hard but failed to overcome World No. 114 Robby Ginepri in the first round of the $2,430,000 Western and Southern Financial Group ... Read more...

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Nadal continues to top tennis rankings


July 19th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 19 (DPA) Rafael Nadal of Spain continues to lead the latest ATP tennis rankings issued Monday. In an unchanged top 10, the French Open and Wimbledon champion has 10,745 points, ... Read more...

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Nadal leads in unchanged ATP top 10


July 12th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 12 (DPA) Rafael Nadal of Spain led the way in an unchanged top 10 in the ATP tennis rankings issued Monday. The French Open and Wimbledon champion Nadal, who watched ... 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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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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Nalbandian returns to tennis with Davis Cup win


July 10th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 9 (DPA) Argentine David Nalbandian made a successful comeback to tennis after three months away as he beat Russian Nikolay Davydenko 6-4, 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (8-6) to give his ... Read more...

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Rusty Davydenko to open for Russia; Spain without Nadal


July 8th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 8 (DPA) Out-of-form Nikolay Davydenko starts the campaign for hosts Russia with an opening rubber against Argentine David Nalbandian after the draw Thursday for their Davis Cup World Group ... Read more...

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Nadal increases ATP rankings lead with Wimbledon trophy


July 5th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 5 (DPA) Rafael Nadal stretched his lead atop the ATP tennis rankings to almost 4,000 points with a second Wimbledon title. The Spaniard Nadal leads the way in the list ... Read more...

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Nadal back on top in ATP rankings after Paris triumph


June 7th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, June 7 (DPA) Rafael Nadal dethroned Roger Federer atop the men's tennis rankings issued Monday by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Spain's Nadal returned to the top after almost one ... 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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Davis Cup: Somdev’s best not enough, Russia 2-0 up (Lead)


March 6th, 2010 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 5 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman came close to giving India a point but the Russians wrapped up both the opening day singles to take a 2-0 lead in the first ... Read more...

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Somdev’s best not enough to stop Russia from taking lead


March 5th, 2010 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 5 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman failed to get third time lucky against Russia's Igor Kunitsyn, but not before India No. 1 put up a terrific fight in his four-set loss ... Read more...

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History and rankings matter little in Davis Cup (Lead)


March 4th, 2010 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) India's 2-1 head-to-head Davis Cup record against Russia may look impressive on the eve of their World Group first round, but the history is as irrelevant ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Somdev plays Andreev in opening singles


March 4th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 4 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman will play India's opening singles against Igor Andreev of Russia in the Davis Cup World Group first round, beginning at Small Sports Arena "Luzhniki" here ... 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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Youzhny upsets Djokovic to face Soderling in Rotterdam final


February 14th, 2010 - 4:54 am ICT by IANS
Rotterdam (Netherlands), Feb 14 (DPA) Top seed Novak Djokovic paid the price for a day off as the Serb lost a bid for the final of the ABN-AMRO World Tennis Saturday ... Read more...

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Davydenko to take on trouble in Soderling match-up


February 13th, 2010 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
By Bill Scott Rotterdam (The Netherlands), Feb 13 (DPA) Nikolay Davydenko and Robin Soderling both claimed easy victories as they set up a semi-final between hot rivals at the ABN-AMRO World Tennis.With ... Read more...

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