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  • Japan's Nishikori soars to world number four

    Japan's Nishikori soars to world number four

    02 Mar 2015 08:31

    Record-breaking Japan superstar Kei Nishikori rose to fourth in Monday's new world rankings, equalling Kimiko Date-Krumm as his country's highest-ranked tennis player.The 24-year-old, who is the top-ranked Asian-born man ever, tweeted: "

  • Tennis-star Rafael Nadal visits Buenos Aires children

    Tennis-star Rafael Nadal visits Buenos Aires children

    27 Feb 2015 05:16

    Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal visited a poor neighborhood in Buenos Aires Thursday and exchanged a few volleys with excited children.In a T-shirt and high socks, the 14-time grand slam champion played on clay courts with a handful of

  • Murray suffers shock defeat to lucky loser

    Murray suffers shock defeat to lucky loser

    26 Feb 2015 15:16

    Andy Murray, the former Wimbledon and US Open champion who has this week risen to world number three, suffered one of the most remarkable defeats of his career when he was outplayed 6-1, 6-3 by Borna Coric, an 18-year-old Croatian who only gain

  • Sharapova out to end decade of Serena dominance

    Sharapova out to end decade of Serena dominance

    30 Jan 2015 08:16

    Top seed Serena Williams' coach has dismissed the American's decade-long, 15-0 winning streak against Maria Sharapova as irrelevant ahead of the

  • Murray downs Berdych to reach fourth Aussie final

    Murray downs Berdych to reach fourth Aussie final

    29 Jan 2015 12:46

    Britain's Andy Murray stormed into his fourth Australian Open final with a commanding four-sets win over Czech Tomas Berdych on Thursday.

  • Murray ends Kyrgios run to face Berdych in semis

    Murray ends Kyrgios run to face Berdych in semis

    27 Jan 2015 11:31

    Three-time runner-up Andy Murray edged closer to a fourth Australian Open decider Tuesday, but has surprise semi-finalist Tomas Berdych blocking

  • Sharapova eclipses Bouchard as dark horse looms

    Sharapova eclipses Bouchard as dark horse looms

    27 Jan 2015 09:46

    Second seed Maria Sharapova sent rising star Eugenie Bouchard into a tailspin with an imperious display Tuesday, setting up an Australian Open w

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  • Nervous Nadal into Buenos Aires quarters

    Nervous Nadal into Buenos Aires quarters

    26 Feb 2015 02:31

    Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame some uncharacteristic nerves to surge into the quarter-finals of the ATP Argentina Open on Wednesday with an efficient 6-4, 6-0 victory over Argentine qualifier Facundo Arguello.Nadal, ranked fourth in th

  • Murray in a hurry into Dubai quarters

    Murray in a hurry into Dubai quarters

    25 Feb 2015 15:01

    Andy Murray scored his most one-sided victory for eight months and his easiest win over a top 50 player for nearly six years when he trounced Joao Sousa, the Portuguese number one, 6-0, 6-2.His rapid fire win on Wednesday books a place

  • Nadal battles into Rio quarters

    Nadal battles into Rio quarters

    20 Feb 2015 02:31

    Clay king and world number three Rafael Nadal thwarted a determined challenge Thursday from fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP Rio Open.Top seed Nadal, determined to kick-start his season on clay a

  • Venus suffers first Dubai defeat in a decade

    Venus suffers first Dubai defeat in a decade

    18 Feb 2015 13:46

    Venus Williams lost her title and an unbeaten record stretching back a decade when she subsided to a 6-4, 6-2 third round Dubai Open defeat against Lucie SafarovaThe 34-year-old American's serving delivery was at half pace for much of th

  • Defending champion Nadal advances in Rio

    Defending champion Nadal advances in Rio

    18 Feb 2015 03:31

    World number three Rafael Nadal made an impressive return to competition after an Australian Open quarter-final loss, dispatching Brazil's Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 6-1 Tuesday at the ATP Rio Open.Defending champion Nadal, a 14-time Grand S

  • Wawrinka climbs rankings after Rotterdam win

    Wawrinka climbs rankings after Rotterdam win

    16 Feb 2015 11:01

    Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka has climbed a place to seventh in the ATP world rankings following his victory in Rotterdam on Sunday, while Novak Djokovic remains on top of the pile.Wawrinka climbs above Tomas Berdych after beating the

  • Nishikori downs Anderson for Memphis three-peat

    Nishikori downs Anderson for Memphis three-peat

    16 Feb 2015 01:01

    Kei Nishikori extended his Memphis Open reign on Sunday, defeating Kevin Anderson 6-4, 6-4 to win his third straight title at the ATP hardcourt tournament.The top-seeded Japanese captured his eighth ATP crown, and his first since he wo

  • Stosur leads Australian charge to down Germany

    Stosur leads Australian charge to down Germany

    06 Feb 2015 02:01

    Sam Stosur says Australia will not be there just to make up the numbers when they face 2014 finalists Germany in this weekend's first round Fed Cup tie.The 30-year-old Stosur is the top-ranked in a relatively inexperienced Australia side

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