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List of Roger Federer’s Grand Slam titles


July 9th, 2012 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Following is the list of Roger Federers 17 Grand Slam tennis titles:Year Championship Opponent2003 Wimbledon Mark Philippoussis 7-6 (7-5), 6-2, 7-6(7-3)2004 Australian ... Read more...

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Sharapova and Serena pull out of China Open


September 30th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 30 (IANS) World No.2 Maria Sharapova of Russia and American Serena Williams pulled out of the China Open Friday, a day before the beginning of the WTA ... Read more...

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Djokovic withdraws from China Open


September 29th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) World No.1 and defending champion Novak Djokovic has pulled out of the China Open tennis tournament in the wake of a negative report from his ... 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: Sharapova, Del Potro cruise; Soderling, Williams pull out


September 1st, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) Maria Sharapova breezed past Anastasia Yakimova in 70 minutes to advance to the third round of the US Open here Wednesday while Robin Soderling ... Read more...

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Djokovic ends seven year Federer-Nadal domination at the top


July 4th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS) Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic, who has won 48 of his 49 matches this year, replaced Rafael Nadal as the new World No.1 Monday.Nadal, who lost ... Read more...

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Nadal beats Federer, wins sixth French Open crown (Lead)


June 6th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 5 (IANS) Defending champion Rafael Nadal Sunday defeated Roger Federer 7-5, 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-1 to clinch his sixth French Open title and drew level with legendary Swede ... Read more...

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Soderling crashes out of Australian Open, Murray, Ferrer through to quarters


January 24th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 24(ANI): World No.4 Robin Soderling crashed out of the Australian Open after being beaten by unseeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov on Monday.Dolgopolov outclassed Soderling, runner-up at the 2009 and 2010 ... Read more...

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Oz Open: Federer is still blowing hot and cold


January 24th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.24 (ANI): Swiss tennis great and 16-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer is blowing both hot and cold on the tennis circuit in the last year-and-a-half. When he's hot in ... Read more...

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Youzhny and Tsonga out of Australian Open, Soderling storms into round four


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22(ANI): Tenth seed Mikhail Youzhny and 2008 runner-up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Australian Open on Saturday.Canadian qualifier Milos Raonic eliminated Youzhny 6-4, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, to book a ... 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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Federer tips Nadal to win Australian Open


January 15th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 15 (ANI): Defending champion and 16-time grand slam winner Roger Federer has tipped Rafael Nadal to win the Australian Open this year, as the World No.1 chases history.Nadal is ... 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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Switzerland to snub Federer despite possible World Tour finals glory


November 26th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26(ANI): Sixteen-time Grand Slam title winner Roger Federer is resigned to the fact that even if he finishes the season by winning the World Tour finals in London, he ... Read more...

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Lazy Ferrer mastered tennis only after ‘two by two metres dark room lock up’ by coach!


November 25th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25(ANI): Spanish tennis star David Ferrer's tough upbringing is set to ensure that he gives World No. 5 Andy Murray one hell of a battle when they face each ... Read more...

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Soderling vows to destroy Murray’s title hopes again


November 19th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Robin Soderling, who takes on Andy Murray in the opening game of the Barclays World Tour finals at the O2 on Sunday, has vowed to destroy British No.1 ... 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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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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Federer crushes ‘nemesis’ Soderling to breeze into seventh US Open semi-final


September 9th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 9(ANI): Roger Federer mastered the high winds and his opponent Robin Soderling to breeze into his seventh US Open semi-final in a row.Federer, looking to regain the title ... Read more...

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Steady Djokovic tames flamboyant game of Monfils


September 9th, 2010 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 9 (DPA) Rock-steady Serb Novak Djokovic tamed the big-hitting flamboyant game of Gael Monfils as he defeated the Frenchman 7-6 (7-2), 6-1, 6-2 Wednesday to reach a fourth ... Read more...

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US Open: Ultra consistent Djokovic, a familiar foe for Federer


September 7th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept. 7 (ANI): Should Swiss tennis great Roger Federer survive the quarter final threat posed by Swede Robin Soderling, he would, in all likelihood, meet up with either another ... Read more...

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Brilliant Federer concerned about confronting Soderling


September 7th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.7 (ANI): All-conquering Swiss Roger Federer knows that his road to a sixth US Open crown could only get rougher after dispatching Austrian Jurgen Melzer 6-3 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 ... Read more...

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Federer overwhelms Melzer to set up Soderling showdown


September 7th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 7 (DPA) Roger Federer edged closer to a sixth title at the US Open, defeating Austrian Jurgen Melzer 6-3, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 to reach the quarter-final. Second-seeded Federer won ... Read more...

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Federer masters winds to cruise past Mathieu at US Open


September 5th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 5 (ANI): World No.2 Roger Federer chasing a seventh successive US Open final, moved into the fourth round after mastering brutal winds and a flaky opponent, France's Paul-Henri Mathieu, ... Read more...

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Federer, Soderling move closer to US Open showdown


September 5th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 5 (ANI): Roger Federer brushed aside France's Paul-Henri Mathieu in straight sets to move one step closer to a quarter final showdown with Sweden's Robin Soderling.According to Fox Sports, ... Read more...

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Federer throttles Mathieu to enter second week of US Open


September 5th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 5 (DPA) Five-time champion Roger Federer put the seal of approval on his first week at the US Open tennis as the second seed reached the fourth round ... 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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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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Weary Nadal wins Wimbledon battle of walking wounded


June 27th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by IANS
By Bill Scott London, June 27 (DPA) Rafael Nadal was tested over five sets for the second time in three matches as he came through a battle of walking wounded 6-4, 4-6, ... Read more...

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Nadal to be Murray’s likely semi-final opponent at Wimbledon


June 19th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 19 (ANI): British No.1 Andy Murray has received a decent draw at Wimbledon, with World No.2 Rafa Nadal being his likely semi-final opponent.The world No. 4 faces the Czech ... Read more...

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Hewitt stuns Federer for Halle title


June 13th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Halle (Germany), June 13 (DPA) Lleyton Hewitt rallied to beat five-time champion Roger Federer 3-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 for the Halle grass court title Sunday, leaving the Swiss with some work ... Read more...

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Nadal feared he would never return to pinnacle of men’s tennis


June 7th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, June 7(ANI): Claycourt maestro Rafael Nadal has admitted fearing that he might never return to the pinnacle of men's tennis before regaining his fifth French Open title and the World ... 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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Clay king Nadal lifts emphatic fifth title in Paris (Lead)


June 6th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 6 (DPA) Rafael Nadal won the French Open for the fifth time in six years Sunday with a crushing defeat of Robin Soderling 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 to re-establish himself ... Read more...

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