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  • Hingis, Bencic debut as doubles team in Tokyo

    Hingis, Bencic debut as doubles team in Tokyo

    17 Sep 2014 09:20

    Former world number one Martina Hingis and rising star Belinda Bencic made their debut as a dream doubles team for Switzerland Tuesday, winning their first match together at the Pan Pacific Open.Four-time Grand Slam singles champion Hing

  • Swiss teen Bencic upsets Kuznetsova in Tokyo

    Swiss teen Bencic upsets Kuznetsova in Tokyo

    16 Sep 2014 09:00

    Rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic upset two-time Grand Slam champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3, 6-0 in the first round of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo Monday, maintaining recent impressive form.The wildcard broke the Russian veteran's serv

  • India veteran Paes says wants to retire on top

    India veteran Paes says wants to retire on top

    16 Sep 2014 05:46

    Indian veteran Leander Paes has said he wants to retire from tennis on a career high by aiming for gold in Rio in 2016, 20 years after winning his first Olympic medal.The 41-year-old doubles specialist said he wanted to follow in the foo

  • Kyrgios, Hewitt put Australia in charge over Uzbekistan

    Kyrgios, Hewitt put Australia in charge over Uzbekistan

    12 Sep 2014 09:04

    Lleyton Hewitt won his 41st singles match and Nick Kyrgios swept through in straight sets as Australia took a commanding 2-0 lead over Uzbekista

  • Federer opens fire for Swiss against Italy

    Federer opens fire for Swiss against Italy

    12 Sep 2014 09:02

    Roger Federer will open Switzerland's bid to reach the Davis Cup final for the first time in Geneva on Friday against 76th-ranked Italian Simone

  • Federer seeks Davis Cup glory

    Federer seeks Davis Cup glory

    11 Sep 2014 08:52

    Roger Federer will spearhead Switzerland's bid to reach the Davis Cup final for the first time against Italy in Geneva this weekend and in so

  • Cilic routs Nishikori to win US Open

    Cilic routs Nishikori to win US Open

    09 Sep 2014 08:43

    Marin Cilic clinched his first Grand Slam title Monday, shattering Kei Nishikori's bid to become the first Asian man to win a major with a 6-3,

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  • Lucic-Baroni beats Venus for first title since 1998

    Lucic-Baroni beats Venus for first title since 1998

    15 Sep 2014 08:47

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni won her first WTA title since 1998 on Sunday, defeating former world number one Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 to capture the Quebec City tournament.The 32-year-old former teen star won her only two prior WTA titl

  • Venus thrashes Savchuk to reach quarters

    Venus thrashes Savchuk to reach quarters

    12 Sep 2014 09:03

    Former world number one Venus Williams cruised to a straight-sets second-round victory Thursday at the WTA Tour Quebec City tournament.The top-seeded seven-time major champion rolled over world No. 242 Olga Savchuk 6-1, 6-2 in a match th

  • Peng will still double up despite singles success

    Peng will still double up despite singles success

    12 Sep 2014 09:01

    Peng Shuai said Thursday she still intends to play a hectic doubles schedule despite making it to the last four of a Grand Slam singles for the first time last week.But the Chinese world number 21, who retired through cramp and heatstrok

  • Top-seeded Venus wins Quebec City WTA opener

    Top-seeded Venus wins Quebec City WTA opener

    11 Sep 2014 08:53

    US top seed Venus Williams advanced to the second round of the WTA tournament at Quebec City on Tuesday with a 7-5, 6-3 triumph over Canada's Francoise Abanda.The 19th-ranked American, coming off a third-round exit at the US Open, connec

  • Top seed Lisicki in a Hong Kong hurry

    Top seed Lisicki in a Hong Kong hurry

    11 Sep 2014 08:53

    Top seed Sabine Lisicki kept her cool on a searing night Wednesday to power past Grace Min 6-1, 6-1 and into the quarter-finals of the Hong Kong Open.Lisicki had spent almost two-and-a-half sapping hours on court the previous night in ge

  • Bouchard back for Hopman Cup

    Bouchard back for Hopman Cup

    11 Sep 2014 08:51

    Canada's world number seven Eugenie Bouchard will return to play in January's mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth, tournament organisers said Thursday.The 20-year-old who reached her first Grand Slam final at this year's Wimbledon after ma

  • Third seed Mladenovic falls at Quebec City

    Third seed Mladenovic falls at Quebec City

    11 Sep 2014 08:51

    Kazakstan's Sesil Karatantcheva, seeking her first WTA title, rallied to defeat French third seed Kristina Mladenovic 5-7, 6-4, 7-5 Wednesday to reach the WTA Quebec City quarter-finals.Karatantcheva, ranked 195th, benefitted from 11 dou

  • Krygios to lead off Australia against Istomin

    Krygios to lead off Australia against Istomin

    11 Sep 2014 08:50

    Rising star Nick Kyrgios will lead off Australia's Davis Cup World Group play-off tie against Uzbekistan's top-ranked Denis Istomin in Perth on Friday.Kyrgios, 19, who reached this year's Wimbledon quarter-finals and the third round at t

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