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US Open: Azarenka overcomes Stosur to reach semis (Lead)

September 5th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 5 (IANS) World No.1 Victoria Azarenka advanced to the US Open semifinals for the first time with a 6-1, 4-6, 7-6(5) victory over seventh-seeded defending champion ... Read more...

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Djokovic, new king of tennis in 2011

December 21st, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 21 (IANS) With three Grand Slam and five Masters titles, the world number one ranking, a 70-6 win-loss record and a record prize money haul of $12.6 ... Read more...

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Murray beats Nadal to win Japan Open

October 9th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
TOkyo, Oct 9 (IANS) Andy Murray of Britain dethroned defending champion Rafael Nadal of Spain 3-6, 6-2, 6-0 to clinch the men's singles title at the Japan Open tennis ... Read more...

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Djokovic storms into U.S. Open semifinals with straight set win over Monfils

September 9th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 9(ANI): Serbia's Novak Djokovic has made it through to his fourth straight U.S. Open semifinal with a convincing 7-6 (2), 6-1, 6-2 victory over Frenchman Gael Monfils.Monfils had ... Read more...

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Berdych inspired to go one better than legendary countryman Lendl

July 4th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 4 (ANI): Czech star Tomas Berdych is inspired to do better than legendary countryman Ivan Lendl in the Wimbledon final.Berdych, 24, is the rank outsider for his clash ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Knowles reaches Australian Open semifinals, Paes-Cara defeated

January 27th, 2009 - 11:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 27, (ANI): The third-seeded duo of Mahesh Bhupathi and Mark Knowles cruised into the semifinals of mens doubles of the Australian Open beating the Spanish team. Mahesh Bhupathi and ... Read more...

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Shuttlers Bhat, Anand enter Bitburger Open semifinals

October 3rd, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Arvind Bhat and Chetan Anand notched up contrasting victories to sail into the semifinals of Bitburger Open in Saarbruecken, Germany, Friday.Seventh-seeded Bhat was given a tough fight ... Read more...

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Saina enters Singapore Open semifinals

June 13th, 2008 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, July 13 (IANS) World number 30 Saina Nehwal showed red-hot form to storm into the semifinal of the Singapore Open Super Series after seeing off a tough challenge from giant-killer Firdasari ... Read more...

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Paes-Dlouhy in Gerry Weber Open semifinals

June 12th, 2008 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his Czech partner Luca Dlouhy swept aside local favourites Tommy Hass and Michael Berrer to enter the semi-finals of the Gerry Weber Open ... Read more...

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Safina upsets Dementieva, reaches French Open semifinals

June 4th, 2008 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Paris, June 4 (DPA) Dinara Safina polished her escape routine as she rallied from the brink Wednesday, saving a match point in a 4-6, 7-6 (7-5), 6-0 upset of 2004 finalist Elena ... Read more...

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