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Will Bayley beats top seed to secure world para-table tennis title

• Briton defeats Maksym Nikolenko 3-2 in Beijing thriller • Rob Davies and Sue Gilroy win silver medals<p>Britain’s Will Bayley enthused over the finest moment of his career after holding his nerve to see off the top seed, Ukraine’s Maksym Nikolenko, and take the world para‑table tennis title in …

The Biggest Reasons to Believe the Big 4 Era in Men's Tennis Is Over

The Big Four era in tennis may soon be over.<p>Speculation about who would break up the dominant reign of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray has gone on for months. However, instead of who, the better question might be what?<p>It's unlikely that a single player will emerge to …

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French Tennis Player Hits A Ridiculous Between-The-Legs Shot During Davis Cup Match

Gael Monfils has a well-earned reputation as one of the most exciting players in tennis today and he unleashed yet another jaw-dropping shot during France's Davis Cup win over the Czech Republic.<p>France had already clinched their semifinals match-up when Monfils took the court to face Lukas Rosol. …

Is 2014 Men's Tennis Weaker or Stronger Than Recent Golden Era?

Now that 2014 has completed all four majors in men’s tennis, it’s clear that the sport is in a transitional period. The recent Golden era (2007-13) that saw total domination from legendary champions Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic did indeed end last year.<p>Yes, these revered legends …

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Tennis Players Who Have Improved Their Reputation the Most in 2014

The year of 2014 in tennis is nearing its completion. Trophies have been raised and winning cheques collected across the globe by a whole host of ATP and WTA stars, including those in the four biggest tournaments of them all in Melbourne, Paris, London and New York.<p>One of the most captivating …

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Tennis grand slam lessons we've learned in 2014

New champions, multiple first-time finalists, big names battling to regain glories -- this has been arguably the most unpredictable tennis season in over 15 years.<p>And there could be more surprises to come. The four grand slams are done and dusted, but places at the year-end championships are still …

Ashleigh Barty takes indefinite break from tennis

‘Right now it is best for me to take a break’ 18-year-old qualified for US Open only last month<p>Ashleigh Barty’s shock decision to take an indefinite break from tennis comes less than a month after the exciting teenager made the biggest breakthrough of her career.<p>A Wimbledon junior champion at just …

The Most Incredible Stats from Tennis' Top Male Stars in 2014

Within the bubble of sport, statistics are simultaneously pored over and rejected. While they don't tell the whole story, what they can provide is a solid indication of strengths and weaknesses. As the tennis season reaches its climax, it is perhaps the right time to assess some of the more …

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