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Tennis: Garcia pulls out of Tianjin Open with injury

Tennis: Garcia pulls out of Tianjin Open with injury

Published 09/10/2017

Top-seeded Frenchwoman Caroline Garcia has withdrawn from the Tianjin Open with an injury, organizers announced on Monday. [more…]

Muguruza exits on day of upsets at China Open

Muguruza exits on day of upsets at China Open

Published 02/10/2017

World number one Garbine Muguruza fell at the first hurdle at the China Open on Monday, with the Spaniard forced to retire due to illness during her first-round match against Czech Barbora Strycova. [more…]

Sharapova looks to back up big win in battle with Babos

Sharapova looks to back up big win in battle with Babos

Published 30/08/2017

Fresh off a thrilling victory in front of a sold-out crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday, former world number one Maria Sharapova will look to prove that she has the stamina to back it up when she battles Timea Babos at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. [more…]

Factbox: Maria Sharapova vs. Timea Babos – player profiles

Factbox: Maria Sharapova vs. Timea Babos – player profiles

Published 30/08/2017

A look at the form and records of Russia's Maria Sharapova and Hungarian Timea Babos ahead of their second round encounter at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. [more…]

Energised Muguruza eyes U.S. Open breakthrough

Energised Muguruza eyes U.S. Open breakthrough

Published 27/08/2017

World number three Garbine Muguruza is enjoying the relentless energy of New York but is trying to stay focused on the task at hand - finally breaking through at the U.S. Open, a tournament where success has proved elusive for her. [more…]

Muguruza thumps Halep in Cincinnati final

Muguruza thumps Halep in Cincinnati final

Published 20/08/2017

Spanish fourth seed Garbine Muguruza fine-tuned her preparations for this month's U.S. Open by crushing Simona Halep 6-1 6-0 in the Cincinnati Open final on Sunday. [more…]

Tennis: Marathon magician Makarova downs Goerges to win Citi Open

Tennis: Marathon magician Makarova downs Goerges to win Citi Open

Published 07/08/2017

Russian Ekaterina Makarova turned on the marathon magic again to defeat Julia Goerges 3-6 7-6(2) 6-0 and win the Citi Open in Washington DC on Sunday. [more…]

Medvedev sees off twisted ankle, match point to advance in Washington

Medvedev sees off twisted ankle, match point to advance in Washington

Published 01/08/2017

Jul 31, 2017- Washington, DC, USA- Daniil Medvedev of Russia hits forehand against Reilly Opelka of the United States (not pictured) on day one of the Citi Open at Fitzgerald Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Russia's Daniil Medvedev overcame an ankle injury then fought off a match point to advance to the second round of the Citi Open in Washington D.C. on Monday.

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Roof protects Murray and Federer from lingering rain

Roof protects Murray and Federer from lingering rain

Published 12/07/2017

Tennis - Wimbledon - London, Britain - July 11, 2017 Great Britain's Andy Murray during a practice session

The rain is expected to ease off in time for men's quarter-final action at Wimbledon on Wednesday but even if it does not defending champion Andy Murray and seven-times winner Roger Federer will have the Centre Court roof to keep them dry.

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Jelena Ostapenko vs. Francoise Abanda – 2017 record

Jelena Ostapenko vs. Francoise Abanda – 2017 record

Published 05/07/2017

A look at the 2017 records of Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko and Canadian Francoise Abanda ahead of their second round match at Wimbledon on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding):

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