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Back’s fine as Federer serves up warning to rivals

Roger Federer says he is regaining the rhythm and consistency of his silky serve following his recovery from a back injury as he steps up the defense …

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Australian Open 2018: From rising temperatures to 'miraculous' comebacks, a recap of Week 1 highlights - Firstpost

The pretenders have been left on the wayside, the contenders have survived. As the Australian Open heads into the second week, here's a look at some …

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Stats say Novak Djokovic is playing A-OK

12:57 PM GMT<p>MELBOURNE, Australia -- It's clear from watching and listening to Novak Djokovic that he's not completely satisfied with his game. But …

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Roger Federer reveals what he told Alexander Zverev in private chat after tough Australian Open exit

Roger Federer had some words of comfort for 20-year-old German Alexander Zverev after a tough Australian Open exit to Hyeon Chung and advised him to …

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Hyeon completes sweep of Zverev brothers at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Chung Hyeon is 2-0 against the Zverev family this week at Melbourne Park.<p>Chung beat fourth-seeded Alexander Zverev 5-7, 7-6 …

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Roger Federer names the four players who have impressed him most at the Australian Open

Roger Federer refused to acknowledge that he’s the Australian Open favourite ahead of the tournament’s beginning and, unsurprisingly, still won’t. …

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Zverev returns to 3rd round at Aussie Open with win over Gojowczyk

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Fourth-seeded Alexander Zverev overcame a mid-match lull to advance to the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-1, …

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Novak Djokovic hits out at Australian Open boycott and union speculation

Novak Djokovic hit out at reports claiming he had called for a boycott of the Australian Open and attempting to unionise ATP Tour players and insists …

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Mass ejections, sore losers and sneak raids on the opposing locker room: Just another night in the NBA

Hot Buttered Post: Denis Shapovalov faces an old foe, the Blue Jays make another depth move and Rasmus Dahlin gets the nod for the Olympics<p><i>Your</i> …

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Alexander Zverev | Players | Official Site of the 2017 US Open Tennis Championships - A USTA Event

Country<p>Germany<p>Birth Date<p>20 April 1997<p>Birthplace<p>Hamburg, Germany<p>Residence<p>Monte Carlo, Monaco<p>Height<p>6 ft. 6 in. ( 1.98 meters )<p>Weight<p>189 lbs. ( 85.9 …

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Novak Djokovic shocks tennis officials by suggesting boycott of next year's Australian Open

The former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic has shocked tennis officials by floating the possibility of a player boycott of next year’s Australian Open.<p>Djokovic delivered his dramatic suggestion on Friday night, as the annual men’s player meeting in Melbourne – which is attended by around 150 of the …

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Dark secret sours Australian Open

The 2018 version of Nick Kyrgios still doesn’t suffer fools, CoCo Vandeweghe really loves bananas and not everyone thinks they look great in pink.<p>But …

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Baseline: The best looks of the week

1<p><b>Elina Svitolina helped kick off the Australian Open in a picture-perfect all-black look.</b><p>It was awesome to get ready for Australia Open gala dinner …

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2018 Australian Open Betting Preview, Odds for Tournament Favorites

While there are many major sporting events that grace the stadiums and streets of the Victorian capital of Melbourne, Australia, none have a bigger impact on the city than the Australian Open.<p>The 2018 Open kicks off on Monday, when the best tennis players on the planet descend on Melbourne Park for …

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Great Expectations: What can Shapovalov do with an entire season?

Denis Shapovalov was halfway off the court when he set down his bags, put a hand to his heart and waved goodbye to the crowd on Arthur Ashe Stadium …

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Novak Djokovic’s Plan for 2018: Forget Everything, Start Fresh

The tennis star has been sidelined due to elbow pain, but is aiming to return ahead of next week’s Australian Open<p>After five months away from the game and a recent pain in his elbow, Novak Djokovic finally looks like he could be ready to compete again.<p>Djokovic, who spent five months away from …

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ATP: the biggest strength and weakness of every top ten player

As the first Grand Slam of the season fast approaches, top-10 players are leading the charge to become an Australian Open champion.<p>What makes these …

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