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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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Olympics: India tennis doubles matches postponed


July 29th, 2012 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The Indian men's doubles pairs will have to wait before taking the tennis court at the Wimbledon as their first round match of the London ... Read more...

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Olympics: Lucky Vardhan to play tennis singles too


July 29th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Indian tennis player Vishnu Vardhan Sunday has got a lucky place in the men's singles draw replacing German Philipp Kohlschreiber who pulled out of the ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Del Potro sinks Nishikori


July 1st, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Argentine ninth seed Juan Martin del Potro booked his passage into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a commanding straight-sets win over Japan's Kei Nishikori, ... Read more...

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Defeat no tragedy, it’s just a match: Nadal


June 29th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French Open champion Rafael Nadal was philosophical about his shock second-round defeat to 100th-ranked Czech Lukas Rosol at the Wimbledon.The Spanish second seed looked ... Read more...

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Jokovic struggles with court and qualifier before winning


May 9th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 9 (IANS) Top seed Novak Djokovic overcame the loss of the second set against Spanish qualifier Daneil Gimero-Traver to qualify for the last 16 of the Mutua ... Read more...

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Federer, Nadal in Australian Open quarters (Roundup)


January 22nd, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal marched into the quarterfinals of the Australian Open tennis tournament here Sunday while Caroline Wozniacki and Kim Clijsters made it ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Federer, Nadal cruise into quarters


January 22nd, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) Roger Federer beat host-favourite teenager Bernard Tomic while Rafael Nadal defeated Spanish teammate Feliciano Lopez to enter the men's singles quarterfinals of the Australian Open ... Read more...

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Top seeds have comfortable outing in Australian Open


January 20th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Top seeds Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Caroline Wozniacki and Kim Clijsters had a comfortable outing on the fifth day of the Australian Open here Friday. ... 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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Harsh rules why wrestling more popular than tennis: Roddick


August 16th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 16 (IANS) American tennis star Andy Roddick feels tennis does not attract more television viewers than wrestling because of its harsh rules.Roddick, who succumbed to a three-set ... Read more...

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French Open: Somdev crashes out in first round


May 24th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 24 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman crashed out of the men's singles first round of the French Open tennis with a 4-6, 3-6, 4-6 loss to Croatia's Ivan ... Read more...

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Federer routs Kohlschreiber in Monte Carlo Masters


April 13th, 2011 - 7:45 am ICT by ANI
Monte Carlo, Apr. 13 (ANI): Sixteen-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has started his clay-court season with a bang, dispatching German Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-2, 6-1 in the second round of the ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Aisam duo advances to Shanghai Masters pre-quarterfinals


October 14th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 14 (ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan has advanced to the second round of the 2010 Shanghai Masters.The 'Indo-Pak Express' beat ... 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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Federer erases doubts with battling win over Berdych


August 14th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 14 (DPA) Roger Federer took a revenge win over the man who had beaten him twice this season, fighting from 2-5 down in the final set to overcome Tomas ... Read more...

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Results 2nd Roundup: Wimbledon Championships


June 26th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (DPA) Collated results Friday at the 20-million-dollar Wimbledon Championships: Women's singles, third roundVenus Williams, 2, US, def Alisa Kleybanova, Russia, 6-4, 6-2Jelena Jankovic, 4, Serbia, def Alona ... Read more...

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Federer enters fourth round at Wimbledon


June 26th, 2010 - 3:08 am ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (DPA) Roger Federer shunted aside the stuttering start of past days Friday as the six-time champion hit full flow in a rousing 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 defeat of Arnaud ... Read more...

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Somdev crashes out of French Open in first round


May 24th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Paris, May 23 (IANS) A fighting Somdev Devvarman crashed out of the French Open 3-6, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 3-6 in a marathon first round match against Switzerland's 65th-ranked Marco Chiudinelli here ... Read more...

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French Open: Somdev faces Chiudinelli in opener


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 22 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman will face World No. 65 Marco Chiudinelli of Switzerland in the men's singles first round of his maiden French Open which begins here ... Read more...

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Somdev makes main draw of French Open for first time


May 21st, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 21 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman Friday became the first Indian to make the men's singles main draw at the French Open in 13 years as he breezed past Frenchman Adrian ... Read more...

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Nadal reaches fourth round as Clijsters crumbles


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) Rafael Nadal saw off another challenge to his title defence at the Australian Open Friday while US Open champion Kim Clijsters was handed a shock third-round loss. Second ... Read more...

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Murray, Robson edge Britain closer to Hopman final


January 6th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 6 (DPA) World number four Andy Murray and tennis ingenue Laura Robson nudged Britain closer to a possible spot in the final of the Hopman Cup mixed team event Wednesday ... Read more...

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Top two seeds advance in Vienna


October 28th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Oct 28 (DPA) Marin Cilic stayed alive in his long-odds race for a place in next month's season-ending ATP final as he defeated Colombian Alejandro Falla 6-2, 6-3 Tuesday to ... Read more...

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China Open: Djokovic made to work hard by Hanescu


October 5th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 5 (DPA) Novak Djokovic was made to toil by Victor Hanescu before he could win his debut match at the China Open tennis 6-3, 7-5 here Monday. The world number ... Read more...

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Somdev jumps 29 places in ATP rankings


September 15th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman jumped 29 places to 133 in the latest Association of Tennis Professional rankings. Somdev qualified for his first Grand Slam singles event at US ... Read more...

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Federer recovers after sloppy start; Djokovic struggles


September 6th, 2009 - 5:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 6 (DPA) Roger Federer recovered from a stuttering start to finally beat Lleyton Hewitt for the 14th time in succession, posting a 4-6, 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 victory into ... Read more...

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US Open: Somdev takes positives from US Open loss (Lead)


September 4th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman's run at the US Open might have ended, but the Indian is only drawing positives from his second round appearance. Somdev's Grand Slam singles debut ... Read more...

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US Open: Somdev out of singles, Indians do well in doubles


September 4th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) Indian Somdev Devvarman's Grand Slam singles debut ended with a second round loss to German Philipp Kohlschreiber in the US Open tennis tournament at Flushing Meadows ... Read more...

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US Open: Devvarman crashes out, Sania, Bhupathi advance


September 4th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 3 (ANI): India's Somdev Devvarman lost to Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany in the men's second round of the US Open on Thursday.The Indian top ranked singles player lost ... Read more...

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Sania, Somdev advance to US Open second round (Lead)


September 1st, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Somdev Devvarnman got off to winning starts in the US Open tennis at Flushing Meadows. The 161st-ranked Somdev dispatched the 110th-ranked Portuguese Fredrico Gil ... Read more...

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Somdev plays Portuguese Frederico Gil in US Open first round


August 30th, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 30 (IANS) Indian Somdev Devvarman has qualified for his first Grand Slam singles event by making the US Open main draw, defeating Poland's Jerzy Janowicz 6-3, 6-2 in ... Read more...

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Hewitt hauls himself back from brink in Cincinnati


August 19th, 2009 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
Cincinnati (Ohio), Aug 19 (DPA) Two-time runner-up Lleyton Hewitt led fellow Aussie Chris Guccione to win Tuesday at the Cincinnati Masters with his upset of Swedish 12th seed Robin Soderling 3-6, ... Read more...

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Kiefer makes up for absent years with Stuttgart quarter-final spot


July 16th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Stuttgart, Germany, July 16 (DPA) Nicolas Kiefer was hoping to line up against a German Davis Cup teammate in the quarter-finals of the Mercedes Cup after securing his own spot in ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Croatia dashes US comeback hopes


July 13th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Porec (Croatia), July 13 (DPA) Croatia will line up in the Davis Cup World Group semi-finals against the Czech Republic after chasing the 32 times champions United States out of the ... Read more...

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