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Sania and Paes move up, Bhupathi-Bopanna lose (Lead)


August 11th, 2012 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Montreal/Toronto, Aug 11 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and Leander Paes have moved into the quarterfinals with their respective partners whereas their compatriots Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna lost their ... Read more...

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Rogers Cup: Sania, Paes, Bhupathi and Bopanna move up


August 10th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal/Toronto, Aug 10 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza, Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna have all moved up in the doubles event at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament here.Sania ... Read more...

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Federer survives scare at Olympics


July 29th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.1 Roger Federer was forced to dig deep to avoid a first-round Olympic tennis tournament exit Saturday after stiff resistance from Colombia's Alejandro ... Read more...

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French Open: Top seeds advance to third round


May 31st, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 31 (IANS) Top seeds Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga advanced to the third round with comfortable wins over their opponents at the French Open here ... Read more...

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Paes-Stepanek crash out of Monaco Masters


April 21st, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Monaco, April 21 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek bowed out of the ATP Monaco Masters after a straight-sets loss to top seeds Bryan brothers of ... Read more...

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Djokovic to miss Serbia’s Davis Cup tie


March 28th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Prague, March 28 (IANS) World No.1 Novak Djokovic will not play Serbia's Davis Cup tie with the Czech Republic in Prague April 6-8.Serbian captain Bogdan Obradovic picked World No.9 ... Read more...

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Djokovic. Murray, Federer advance to third round


November 10th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 10 (IANS) Serb Novak Djokovic, overcoming a shoulder injury that bothered him in the Swiss Indoors, scored an easy 6-4, 6-3, win over Croat Ivan Dodig in ... Read more...

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Paes-Bhupathi, Bopanna Qureshi get first round bye


August 16th, 2011 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati(US), Aug 16 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi have been given a bye in the men's doubles first round of the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament.Paes ... Read more...

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India to play Japan in Davis Cup World Group play-off


July 13th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) India have been drawn to play an away tie against Japan in the Davis Cup World Group play-off Sep 16.India had lost to World ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi lose in semi-finals of Indian Wells


March 18th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 18 (IANS) The Indo-Pak express of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi was halted in the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas ATP Tour 1000 tournament here ... Read more...

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Somdev goes down to Nadal after terrific fight


March 17th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells, March 17 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman went down fighting, 5-7, 4-6, to World No 1 Rafael Nadal of Spain in the pre-quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas ATP ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: India go down 1-4 to defending champions Serbia (Roundup)


March 7th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 6 (IANS) India lost the Davis Cup World Group first round tie to defending champions Serbia 1-4 after Somdev Devvarman and Karan Rastogi went down ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Somdev goes down fighting, India lose to Serbia (Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 6 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman failed to reproduce his opening day's performance, going down 4-6, 2-6, 5-7 to Viktor Troicki in the first reverse singles ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Serbia take an improbable 3-1 lead against India


March 6th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 6 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman went down in straight sets to Viktor Troicki 4-6, 2-6, 5-7 in the first reverse singles as the defending champions ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Bopanna-Somdev lose marathon doubles match, India down 1-2 (Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 1:27 am ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 5 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Somdev Devvarman dug in deep but could not stop Nenad Zimonjic and Ilija Bozoljac from giving defending champions Serbia ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Somdev stuns Tipsarevic, India level with Serbia (Lead)


March 5th, 2011 - 5:48 am ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 5 (IANS) It was a fantastic feast of tennis from Somdev Devvarman, who clinched a sensational straight sets victory over Janko Tipsarevic, to pull India ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Somdev shocks Tipsarevic to give India a point


March 5th, 2011 - 3:21 am ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 5 (IANS) India's No.1 Somdev Devvarman pulled off a sensational 7-5, 7-5, 7-6 (3) victory over World No. 45 Janko Tipsarevic in the second singles ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Bopanna goes down fighting against Troicki (Lead)


March 5th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 4 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna gave a fright to Serb Viktor Troicki by stretching the opening singles to the deciding fifth set but faltered as ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: Bopanna loses opening singles to Troicki


March 4th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Novi Sad (Serbia), March 4 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna went down fighting to Viktor Troicki 3-6, 3-6, 7-5, 6-3, 3-6 in the opening singles as defending champions Serbia took ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: India have a tough battle against Serbia


March 3rd, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Novi Sad, March 3 (IANS) Birthday boy Rohan Bopanna will have to play out of his skin to give India a winning start against Serb Viktor Troicki in ... Read more...

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Federer, Djokovic into fourth round of Australian Open


January 21st, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 21(ANI): Defending champion Roger Federer on Friday breezed into the fourth round of the Australian Open by beating Belgian Xavier Malisse 6-3, 6-3, 6-1.Federer, who endured a gruelling five-set ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi duo advance to quarterfinals in Valencia ATP championship


November 5th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Valencia (Spain), Nov 5(ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ATP World Tour Championship men's doubles event ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi duo through to St. Petersburg semifinals


October 29th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 29 (ANI): The tennis duo comprising Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan and Rohan Bopanna of India have entered the semifinals of St. Petersburg ATP World Rating Tennis Championship.The 'Indo-Pak Express' ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi knocked out of Kremlin Cup


October 23rd, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 23 (IANS) Top seeds Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan crashed out of the $1,000,000 Kremlin Cup quarterfinals with a 4-6, 5-7 loss to Serbia's Janko ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi in quarters of Kremlin Cup


October 21st, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 21 (IANS) Top seeds Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan have entered the quarterfinals of the $1,000,000 Kremlin Cup tennis.'The Indo-Pak Express' Wednesday outlasted Czech Republic's ... Read more...

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India drawn against top-seeded Serbia in Davis Cup


September 22nd, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India will face top seeded Serbia in an away tie in the first round of Davis Cup World Group tie March 4-6, according to the draw ... Read more...

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France take 2-0 lead over Argentina in Davis Cup


September 18th, 2010 - 6:04 am ICT by IANS
Lyon (France), Sep 18 (DPA) Michael Llodra and Gael Monfils combined for a pair of wins Friday to put France into 2-0 command over Argentina in their Davis Cup World group ... Read more...

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Djockovic compares searing heat of US Open to sleeping with his girlfriend


September 1st, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep.1 (ANI): Serb tennis star Novak Djokovic has compared the searing heat at this year's U.S. Open to sleeping with his girlfriend.After battling his way through five gruelling sets ... Read more...

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Toronto winner Murray put through the wringer by Chardy


August 19th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 19 (DPA) Toronto champion Andy Murray was tested in his opening match at the Cincinnati Masters as Frenchman Jeremy Chardy made life a misery before finally going down to ... Read more...

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Roddick advances to Wimbledon third round


June 23rd, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (DPA) Andy Roddick kept his focus and reached the third round at Wimbledon Wednesday, while many spectators were also keen to follow England's simultaneous World Cup football match. ... Read more...

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French Open: Paes-Dlouhy advance, Bhupathi-Mirnyi out


May 29th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 29 (IANS) Defending champions Leander Paes of India and Lukas Dlouhy of the Czech Republic advanced to the third round while Mahesh Bhupathi and Max Mirnyi of Belarus crashed ... 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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Simon breaks year-long draught to win Bangkok trophy


October 4th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Oct 4 (DPA) Gilles Simon broke a title draught stretching a year as the Frenchman dominated Serb Viktor Troicki 7-5, 6-3 Sunday to win the Thailand Open. Simon, tenth in the world ... Read more...

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Murray, Del Potro edge into US Open third round


September 5th, 2009 - 5:28 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 5 (DPA) Andy Murray and Juan Del Potro fuelled ambitions as dangerous title contenders Friday at the US Open as both powered comfortably into the third round. Second seed ... Read more...

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New roof may not get rollout as heatwave hits London (Wimbledon Diary)


June 29th, 2009 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (DPA) The brand-new unused Wimbledon roof may go through the entire fortnight without any real-world use with hot and dry weather forecast for much of the concluding week ... Read more...

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