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Krunic authors second comeback for first title in Den Bosch

<b>'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands</b> - For the second straight match, she was down but never out - and Aleksandra Krunic now has her first WTA title to show …

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Djokovic: 'The Biggest Challenge Will Always Be Mental'

Much of the attention at this week’s Fever-Tree Championships will go to former World No. 1 and five-time champion Andy Murray, who is competing in …

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Fantastic Federer Flies Closer To No. 1 | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Roger Federer is now one win away from reclaiming the No. 1 ATP Ranking from Rafael Nadal.<p>The Swiss No. 1 seed defeated Argentine Guido Pella 6-4, …

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Digest: McGregor in court, regrets actions in melee

McGregor in court, regrets his actions in melee<p>Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor expressed regret Thursday for a backstage melee at a Brooklyn …

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Osaka ousts Buzarnescu in Nottingham quarterfinals

<b>NOTTINGHAM, UK</b> -- No.3 seed Naomi Osaka of Japan moved swifty into the Nature Valley Open semifinals on Friday, ousting No.5 seed Mihaela Buzarnescu …

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Western Foodsservice and Hospitality Expo

Top 100<p>Southern California's Top 100 Events 2017<p>Los Angeles Auto Show<p>Top 100<p>Southern California's Top 100 Events 2017<p>Comic-Con International<p>Top …

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Stephens Soars Into All-American RG Semifinal - Tennis Now

By Richard Pagliaro | Tuesday, June 5, 2018<p><b>Sloane Stephens</b> imposed all-court acumen setting up an all-American semifinal in Paris.<p>Playing dynamic …

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Sachia Vickery isn’t having it with racist trolls

The tennis player claps back on Twitter<p>Three months ago at the BNP Paribas Open, Sachia Vickery first appeared on the radar of many sports fans after …

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Baseline: Bartoli cancels her planned return to the WTA tour

The 33-year-old had hoped to return to the tour in March. (AP)<p>Marion Bartoli has called off her comeback to professional tennis. After retiring …

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Williams, Federer, Nadal easily advance at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Serena Williams is settling right into the BNP Paribas Open, producing a quick, business-like effort in advancing to the fourth round Sunday while enjoying her return after a 14-year absence.<p>She beat up-and-comer Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan 6-2, 6-0 in 53 minutes, a …

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Osaka powers into Nottingham quarterfinals past Allertova

<b>NOTTINGHAM, Great Britain</b> - No.3 seed Naomi Osaka is through to her first WTA quarterfinal on grass after powering past Denisa Allertova in straight …

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Rafael Nadal reopens tennis income inequality debate

On the same weekend Rafael Nadal won a record 11th French Open title, the world’s No. 1 men’s tennis player made headlines, telling an Italian …

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Everything you need to know about Roger Federer, Nike, and the rumored Uniqlo deal

Could Federer be leaving the swoosh behind?<p>There’s been a lot of talk about Roger Federer leaving Nike over the past few days. So much so that it’s spilled over from Tennis Twitter and piqued the interest of other corners of the internet and life. Which doesn’t happen too often outside of Serena …

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5 Things We Learned From Roland Garros

<b>1) Never Doubt Rafa On Clay</b> <br>It was tough to know what to expect from Rafael Nadal when he was forced to withdraw from Acapulco due to a right hip …

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Nadal: 'There Is No Limit' | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Perhaps what is most impressive about Rafael Nadal’s dominance at Roland Garros is that it’s not surprising. The Spaniard shows up, and almost …

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Back In Action: Federer Ready For Return In Stuttgart

It's that time of year once again. The ATP World Tour's best are ready to grace the grass of Stuttgart and 's-Hertogenbosch, as the lawn tennis …

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Errani, home favorite Lukas charge into Bol semifinals

<b>BOL, Croatia</b> - No.4 seed and former French Open finalist Sara Errani charged into the last four at the Croatia Bol Open on Friday with a 6-1, 6-4 win …

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Makarova and Vesnina become first Russians to hold Doubles World No.1 since Kournikova

<b>ST PETERSBURG, FL, USA</b> - The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) announced today that the Russian team of Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina are set …

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Roland Garros Semi-Final Preview: Nadal Meets Delpo In Blockbuster | ATP World Tour | Tennis

<b>[1] Rafael Nadal (ESP) vs. [6] Juan Martin del Potro (ESP)</b> <i><br>FedEx ATP Head2Head: Nadal leads Del Potro 9-5</i><p>Ten-time Roland Garros champion Rafael Nadal …

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Herbert/Mahut Keep Title Hopes Alive

France's Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut claimed the last spot in the Roland Garros semi-final line-up on Wednesday, defeating South American …

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Serena Williams Withdraws With Injury Before Facing Sharapova

PARIS — After a resurgent first week at the French Open, Serena Williams was stopped short on Monday — not by her would-be opponent, Maria Sharapova, but by an injury to her right pectoral muscle that forced her to withdraw shortly before their fourth-round match was set to begin.<p>“Right now I can’t …

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Say What? Interviewer Asks Serena Williams If She's 'Intimidated' by Sharapova's Looks--World Laughs

File this under, “Oh, <i>hell</i> no”: While interviewing Serena Williams on Saturday for Inside Tennis, the magazine’s publisher and editor Bill Simons …

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A Rivalry Resumes, but Much Has Changed

PARIS — Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will face each other in the fourth round of the French Open on Monday. It will be the 22nd meeting in their careers, but the first in more than two years.<p>“It’s been a while,” Sharapova said Saturday, “and I think a lot has happened in our lives for the …

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Daria Kasatkina Tops Caroline Wozniacki at the French Open

PARIS — Caroline Wozniacki, the No. 2 seed and reigning Australian Open champion, was defeated, 7-6 (7-5), 6-3, by the 21-year-old Russian Daria Kasatkina in the fourth round of the French Open on Monday.<p>But it is difficult to call the result an upset.<p>The 14th-seeded Kasatkina, one of the most …

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Del Potro Reaches First Roland Garros QF Since 2012

For clay admittedly not being his favourite surface, Juan Martin del Potro is sure playing like someone very comfortable on the red dirt. The …

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Novak Djokovic Reunites With an Old Coach and Rediscovers His Game

PARIS — The outcome of the vote in Marian Vajda’s household in Bratislava, Slovakia, was clear.<p>It was late March, and all were in favor of Novak Djokovic shaking free of his tennis crisis and returning to the fore. All were in favor of Vajda agreeing to return as Djokovic’s coach after being …

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Delpo Dominates Ramos-Vinolas, Sets Isner Clash

One year ago, Juan Martin del Potro fell in the third round at Roland Garros against No. 1 seed Andy Murray. The Argentine, then No. 30 in the ATP …

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Zverev, Djokovic Lead Roland Garros Fourth-Round Hopefuls

You have to wonder, somewhere deep inside Alexander Zverev's head, was there a doubt swirling around, saying “Here we go, again?”Zverev has won three …

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Serena Williams vs Ashleigh Barty French Open tennis live: Williams faces 17th seed Barty as Roland Garros comeback continues in second round

<b>Three-time champion Serena Williams continues her French Open campaign on Thursday when she takes on Australian 17th seed Ashleigh Barty in the</b> …

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Serena Williams shuts down rumors about beer pong at royal wedding

'I don't drink beer!' Serena Williams shuts down reports that she played - and won - BEER PONG at the royal wedding reception - but admits she had a …

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