Tennis

Australian Open tennis: Rohan Bopanna, Divij Sharan lose in men’s doubles

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India’s challenge in the men’s doubles at the Australian Open came to an end after Rohan Bopanna and his partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin suffered a 4-6, 7-6 (5), 3-6 loss to seventh seeds Oliver Marach and Mate Pavic in the third round. India’s Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan lost their respective men’s doubles third round matches in the Australian Open tennis …

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Serena Williams to return at Mubadala World Tennis Championship

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The Mubadala World Tennis Championship will be the stage for Serena Williams’ return to competitive action after becoming a mother. Serena Williams will make her first competitive appearance since becoming a mother at the Mubadala World Tennis Championships, tournament organisers have confirmed. Williams has not played since winning a record 23rd grand slam singles title at the Australian Open in …

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China Open: Sania Mirza and Peng rally for Beijing semifinal spot

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Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Shuai Peng exited the China Open being played in Beijing in the semifinals. After comfortably winning the first set, the Indo-Chinese duo slumped to a shocking 6-2, 1-6, 5-10 defeat at the hands of Swiss star Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-jan of Chinese Taipei in an exhilarating last-four clash that lasted one hour and …

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China Open: Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals

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Rafael Nadal was braced for the huge serve of John Isner after Spain’s World No 1 bulldozed his way in the China Open quarter-finals on Thursday. Rafael Nadal earned his season-leading 58th victory by beating Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of the China Open Tennis. The top-ranked Spaniard won the French Open and U.S. Open this year. …

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The Spaniard Rafael Nadal Advances To The US Open Finals!

Rafael Nadal | Juan Martin Del Potro | US Open Finals | Kevin Anderson

Rafael Nadal defeated Juan Martin Del Potro in the US Open semifinals. The Spanish is now through to his third US Open finals. After losing the first set, there was nothing stopping Nadal as he defeated Del Potro by 4-6, 6-0, 6-3, 6-2. Also, He will now face Kevin Anderson in the US Open finals. He will now face Kevin Anderson in …

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Juan Martin Del Potro Upsets Roger Federer To Reach The Semis!

Juan Martin Del Potro | Roger Federer | Rafael Nadal | US Open | Grand Slam

After a thriller in the Quarters, Juan Martin Del Potro defeats Roger Federer. With this win, Del Potro has now reached the semi finals where he will meet Rafael Nadal. The fairy tale run for the Argentine continues at the US Open. Thus, he repeats the 2009 match against Roger Federer. He defeated the 5-time champion with a score of 7-5, …

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Kevin Anderson Advances To The US Open Semifinals!

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The South African sensation, Kevin Anderson, becomes the first player to advance to the US Open Semi Finals. Kevin Anderson defeated Sam Querrey to make progress to the Semi Finals. Furthermore, this is the first ever Grand Slam Semi-finals spot for the South African. Both of these professionals gave the fans a late night thriller before Kevin Anderson made the …

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Rafael Nadal Advances To His 7th US Open Quarter Finals!

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Rafael Nadal is showing to the world why he is the favourite to win the US Open crown. The Spanish veteran has qualified to his seventh Quarter finals at the US Open. He defeated Alexandr Dolgopolov in the round of 16 by 6-2, 6-4, 6-1. As a result of this clean sweep, Rafael Nadal has advanced to the quarter-finals. With this …

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Fabio Fognini Fined & Banned For Abusing The Umpire!

Fabio Fognini | Stefano Travaglia | US Open | Grand Slam | Grand Slam Code Of Conduct

The Italian star, Fabio Fognini, received a fine as well as a ban for abusing the umpire. He received a fine more than £18,000 after he lost his cool during his first-round singles match at Flushing Meadows. He lost the match to Stefano Travaglia, a fellow Italian and abused the umpire in frustration. Currently ranked #26, Fabio Fognini faces more punishment as well. …

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