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Leading Grand Slam winners


July 9th, 2012 - 1:58 am ICT by IANS
London, July 9 (IANS) Following are the all time leading Grand Slam winners after Roger Federer won his 17th major title Sunday, defeating Andy Murray in the Wimbledon final:17 ... Read more...

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Brisbane women’s singles trophy dedicated to Goolagong Cawley


December 23rd, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 23 (IANS) The Brisbane International will next month honour Australian tennis great Evonne Goolagong Cawley, winner of seven Grand Slam titles, dedicating the women's singles trophy to ... Read more...

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Teen Tomic has embarrassed Nadal, says Laver


January 24th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles/Melbourne, Jan.24 (ANI): Former Australian tennis greats Rod Laver and Roy Emerson have praised 18-year-old Bernard Tomic for pushing World Number One Rafael Nadal during their third-round clash.Two-time junior grand ... Read more...

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Nadal wins US Open to seal career Grand Slam


September 14th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 14(ANI): World No. 1 Rafael Nadal claimed a thrilling four-set victory over Serbia's third-seeded Novak Djokovic to secure his first US Open title and complete a career Grand ... Read more...

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Nadal completes career Grand Slam with US Open victory (Lead)


September 14th, 2010 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (DPA) A tearful Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 in a rain-delayed US Open final Monday to take a step closer to all-time tennis ... Read more...

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Nadal wins US Open for career Grand Slam


September 14th, 2010 - 9:18 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 14 (DPA) Rafael Nadal defeated Novak Djokovic 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-2 Monday to complete his collection of Grand Slam titles with the US Open crown. World number one Nadal, ... Read more...

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Nadal faces huge battle to complete career Grand Slam at US Open


July 6th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 6 (ANI): World No.1 and Wimbledon champion Rafa Nadal has said that he faces a huge battle to complete his career Grand Slam at the US Open, - despite ... Read more...

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Federer makes history with French Open title (Lead)


June 7th, 2009 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 7 (DPA) Roger Federer wrote more tennis history as he defeated Robin Soderling 6-1, 7-6 (7-1), 6-4 Sunday, finally winning the French Open title to become the sixth man ... Read more...

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Tennis players with all Grand Slam titles


June 7th, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 7 (DPA) The six male tennis players who have won all four Grand Slam titles are: Andre Agassi, US: Australian Open 1995, 2000, 2001, 2003French Open 1999... Read more...

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Federer wins French Open to complete Grand Slam


June 7th, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 7 (DPA) Roger Federer defeated Robin Soderling 6-1, 7-6 (7-1), 6-4 in the French Open final Sunday to become the sixth man in tennis history to win all four ... Read more...

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Federer in cusp of history


June 6th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 6 (DPA) Roger Federer is keeping his eye on the prize, refusing to allow even a smallest hint of overconfidence to slip into his preparation for what could be ... Read more...

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