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After French win, Sharapova eyes Wimbledon


June 24th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) After winning the French Open tennis title, Maria Sharapova is now focussed on Wimbledon beginning Monday.The 25-year-old is still basking in the glory of ... Read more...

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Sania-Mattek win Brussels Open


May 28th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, May 28 (IANS) American-Indian pair Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Sania Mirza recorded a straight set victory over Alicja Rosolska of Poland and China's Zheng Jie to win the Brussels ... Read more...

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Balaji, Espasandin in ITF tennis title clash


May 4th, 2012 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) India's Sriram Balaji and Swiss Joss Espasandin entered the singles final of the MCC-SR Subramaniam Memorial ITF Men's Futures tennis tournament with contrasting victories here Friday.Fifth ... Read more...

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Nadal wins his seventh Barcelona Open title


April 30th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 30 (IANS) Rafael Nadal defeated Spanish compatriot David Ferrer 7-6(1), 7-5 to win his seventh Barcelona Open men's tennis title.It was Nadal's 34th successive match victory on ... Read more...

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National TT: Amalraj charged with unsporting behaviour after stunning Sharath


January 29th, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 29 (IANS) Anthony Amalraj could not control his emotions after upsetting six-time champion Sharath Kamal for his maiden national table tennis title at the SAI sub-centre here Sunday ... Read more...

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China’s Zheng Jie wins Auckland WTA title


January 8th, 2012 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Jan 8 (IANS) China's Zheng Jie came back from a set down to claim the ASB Classic women's tennis title 2-6, 6-3, 2-0 here Sunday.Playing indoors after the ... Read more...

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Spain aims for fifth Davis Cup title


December 1st, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 1 (IANS) Spain are looking to win the Davis Cup tennis title for the fifth time when they face Argentina at the La Cartuja stadium in Sevilla ... Read more...

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Federer wins Swiss Indoors tennis title


November 7th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, Nov 7 (IANS) Roger Federer won his fifth title at his Swiss Indoors home tournament Sunday, beating Japanese wild card Kei Nishikori 6-1, 6-3 in just over an ... Read more...

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Llodra-Zimonjic claim China Open men’s doubles title


October 9th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing Oct 9 (IANS) Third-seeded duo Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic overpowered Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecau 7-6 (2), 7-6 (4) to lift the China Open men's doubles tennis title ... Read more...

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Samantha Stosur upsets Serena to win US Open


September 12th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 12 (IANS) Australia's Samantha Stosur beat Serena Williams to win the US Open Championship and her first Grand Slam tennis title Sunday.The 27-year-old Stosur become the ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Paes-Bhupathi in men’s doubles final


January 27th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi stayed on course for the maiden Australian Open tennis title as they made it to the men's doubles final with a hard-fought ... Read more...

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Family plans grand welcome for Pakistan tennis hero


September 11th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Although Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi could not go on to win the men's doubles tennis title in the US Open with his Indian partner Rohan Bopanna, his ... Read more...

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Bryan brother make history with 62nd doubles tennis title


August 2nd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 2 (DPA) American Bryan brothers Bob and Mike made doubles history Sunday with their 62nd career title through a 6-7 (6-8), 6-2, 10-7 win at the Farmers Classic in ... Read more...

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Djokovic holds off Monfils for fifth season crown


November 16th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 16 (DPA) Novak Djokovic battled to his fifth tennis title of the season winning the Paris Masters 6-2, 5-7, 7-6 (7-3) over Gael Monfils. The third seed added honours at ... Read more...

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Sania-Chuang win MPS Group doubles title


April 13th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ponte Vedra Beach (Florida), April 13 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Chinese Taipei's (Taiwan)Chuang Chia-Jung fought their way past top seeds Kveta Peschke of Czech Republic and American Lisa Raymond to clinch ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha Speaker congratulates Yuki Bhambri


January 31st, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee Saturday congratulated Yuki Bhambri, who won the junior title at the Australian Open Tennis tournament in Melbourne. "I am happy to know ... Read more...

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Yuki wins junior Australian Open to create history (Second Lead)


January 31st, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 31 (IANS) Yuki Bhambri Saturday joined a select band of three other great Indian tennis stars by winning a junior Grand Slam tennis title, but the only one to do ... Read more...

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Impressive Nadal mows down Haas (Australian Open Roundup)


January 24th, 2009 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 24 (DPA) Rafael Nadal maintained momentum in his chase for a career-first Australian Open tennis title, hammering Tommy Haas 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to power into the fourth round here Saturday.Nadal, ... Read more...

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Ranjeet clinches DSCL men’s tennis title


December 6th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Top seed Ranjeet Virali Murugesan outclassed teenager Sriram Balaji Narayanaswamy 6-3, 6-4 to become the DSCL men's tennis national champion at the DLTA courts here ... Read more...

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Japan’s Morita lifts women’s tennis title


November 22nd, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) Japan's Ayumi Morita kept her domination intact to carve out an emphatic straight set win over Romania's Elora Dabija and win the title at the Gujarat NRE Coke ... Read more...

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Murray wins Madrid Masters tennis title


October 20th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 20 (DPA) Andy Murray earned a second tennis title victory from his third major final in as many months as he won the Madrid Masters over Frenchman Gilles Simon 6-4, ... Read more...

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Spain’s Rafael Nadal wins Toronto Masters


July 28th, 2008 - 7:47 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 28 (IANS) Spain's Rafael Nadal has won the Toronto Masters, his fifth consecutive tennis title, after beating Germany's Nicolas Kiefer 6-3 and 6-2 in the final Sunday, EFE news agency ... Read more...

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Becker betting on a Federer title dynasty (Wimbledon Diary)


June 23rd, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
DPA London, June 23 (DPA) Three-time winner Boris Becker can't see past Roger Federer as favourite to retain his Wimbledon tennis title with a sixth straight success. But the German says that Rafael ... Read more...

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Wawrinka, Djokovic to play for Rome tennis title


May 11th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by admin
DPA Rome, May 11 (DPA) Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka and Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic will play Rome Masters final after emerging as survivors during a week on clay plagued by pullouts. The injury ... Read more...

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Mira Nair named India Abroad Person of the Year


March 29th, 2008 - 10:16 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 29 (IANS) Mira Nair, the internationally acclaimed film director, was honoured as the Person of the Year 2007 by a leading ethnic Indian paper in the US, while the ... Read more...

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Serena Williams wins Bangalore Open


March 9th, 2008 - 10:29 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Former world number one Serena Williams Sunday won the Bangalore Open tennis title, overpowering world number 12 Patty Schnyder of Switzerland in the final 7-5, 6-3. Williams, who ... Read more...

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Bhupathi and Knowles win Dubai doubles title


March 8th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Dubai, March 8 (IANS) Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Mark Knowles of Bahamas, seeded fourth in the Barclay's Dubai Tennis tournament, beat Czech pair Paul Vizner and Martin 7-5, 7-6 (9-7) in ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Knowles in Dubai Open doubles final


March 8th, 2008 - 7:46 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Dubai, March 8 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi is in line for his third Dubai Open tennis title when he and Mark Knowles of Bahamas clash with third seeds Martin Damm and Pavel ... Read more...

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