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Querrey bounced from Aussie Open in 2nd round

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) American Sam Querrey is out of the Australian Open after losing his second-round match 6-4, 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-2 to …

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Roger Federer handed boost as Milos Raonic crashes out of the Australian Open

Roger Federer will avoid a potentially tricky tie with Milos Raonic in the fourth round of the Australian Open after the former world No. 3 crashed …

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Australian Open 2018: Bracket, schedule, and results for men's draw

Can Federer make it 20 Grand Slam singles titles?<p>The first Grand Slam of 2018 is here with the Australian Open from Melbourne. The men’s bracket is without a couple big names, but defending-champion Roger Federer and runner-up Rafael Nadal will both be participating, as will a slew of other big …

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Andy Murray begins rehabilitation programme after hip surgery

Andy Murray has begun his quest to be fit for the grass-court tennis season, less than a week after undergoing hip surgery.<p>The former world number …

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Australian Open men’s roundup: Thiem fights back to win in five sets, Querrey knocked out

Collated results of the men’s singles matches of day four.<p>Austria’s fifth seed Dominic Thiem fought back from two sets down to overcome American …

Tennis

Del Potro Draws Upon His Experience In Auckland | ATP World Tour | Tennis

Juan Martin del Potro drew on his experience to overcome #NextGenATP Canadian Denis Shapovalov on Wednesday for a place in the ASB Classic …

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Serena Williams says she had health scare after baby’s birth

Serena Williams tells Vogue that she dealt with a medical scare right after the birth of her daughter.<p>In a story in the magazine’s February issue and posted Wednesday on Vogue.com, Williams, 36, discusses developing several small blood clots in her lungs while in the hospital after Alexis Olympia …

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Baseline: Isner's Georgia Bulldogs fall in national final

What a day at the ???? Bowl with my wife and great friends. Words cannot explain the game we witnessed. National championship bound. ITS GREAT TO BE …

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Here's what motivates Sam Querrey to win tennis matches

Sam Querrey doesn't set goals, but he has a reason to wake up every morning and train.<p>"My motivation? Prize money," Querrey said in a recent …

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Fila Issues Australian Open Fashion

<b>Karolina Pliskova</b> will sport classic Fila fashion at the Happy Slam.<p>Fila released the apparel its stars will wear at the Australian Open.<p>The …

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Kyrgios up four spots in ATP rankings

2018-01-08 11:54<p>Nick Kyrgios (Getty)<p>Paris - A week before the start of the Australian Open, in-form <b>Nick Kyrgios</b> moved up four places to 17th …

Tennis

Pune defeat costs Anderson golden top 10 chance

2018-01-08 08:45<p>Kevin Anderson (AP)<p>Cape Town - The beckoning prospect of regaining an elite world top 10 ranking - he held 10th place briefly for a …

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Already a great, but will we ever see him triumph again?

The public never warmed to his steely drive, but an injury that threatens to end his career has brought out the kid who just wants to play tennis<p>When Andy Murray withdrew from the Australian Open in Melbourne last week, it was not exactly news. A few days earlier he had withdrawn from the Brisbane …

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Murray can get back if he puts his mind to it: Wilander

LONDON (Reuters) - Former world number one Andy Murray can return to the top of the sport despite the hip injury that forced him to pull out of the Australian Open this week as long as his mind is willing, according to tennis great Mats Wilander.<p>Three-times grand slam champion Murray has not played …

Tennis

What's at Stake: Sydney, Auckland, Hobart

Those of us who were dying for tennis’s return got more than our fair share over 2018‘s opening week. There was so much, in so many places, that’s …

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Men's ASB Classic: Meet the seeds

Not since 1980 have the top four seeds all made it to the semifinals at the men's tournament in Auckland. There's a great field for this week's …

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Andy Murray withdraws from Australian Open after suffering setback with hip injury

Murray, the former No. 1 player in the world, is weighing his options for his nagging hip<p>Andy Murray, the former ATP No. 1 player in the world, has …

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Andy Murray's agony is hurting all of us because he's Scotland's son - Jackson

The Scot suffered another injury setback this week as he battles on an ongoing hip issue.<p>“I can’t put weight on my leg. I cannot do it.”<p>Even at the …

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Novak Djokovic sends heartfelt message to Andy Murray after emotional post

Novak Djokovic sent his ‘support and strength’ to Andy Murray in a heartfelt message after the three-time Grand Slam champion issued a worrying …

Tennis

Tennis: Brisbane too hot for Muguruza as Murray also withdraws

BRISBANE, Australia: World number two Garbine Muguruza suffered a fitness scare ahead of this month's Australian Open when she was forced to retire …

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

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What's In Store for 2018? Looking Ahead to the Upcoming Tennis Season

Happy New Year. Welcome back, everyone. It’s only the first day of 2018 and already we have tournaments and dispiriting injury withdrawals, and we’re …

Serena Williams

None like it hot: The weather in Melbourne has been brutal this week

MELBOURNE — The joke about the weather in Melbourne is that it’s possible to face four seasons in a day. But no one was laughing yesterday. It had …

Tennis

Andy Murray: I don't know if I will be good enough for world No 1 again, but No 30 would do me fine

Andy Murray has spoken for the first time about his revised career expectations, having spent almost six months off the tour because of a chronic hip injury.<p>Next week in Brisbane, Murray is due to play his first ATP event since Wimbledon. But in his arrival press conference in Australia today, he …

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Andy Murray admits he may never get back to his best after injury

• World No16 has not played in a tournament since Wimbledon • ‘I’m just hoping I can get back to a level where I’m able to be competitive’<p>Andy Murray has admitted he may never be able to get back to his best level as he prepares to return from hip problems.<p>The 30-year-old has been sidelined since …

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Refreshed Murray ready for 2018 assault

Former world number one Andy Murray said Sunday he was desperate to get back into competitive tennis after a five-month absence due to a debilitating …

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Year in review 2017: Tennis, shooting among sports which made tweaks or embraced technology

Athletes constantly have to embrace change to stay relevant. Sometimes, it takes the form of a minor tweak to their technique. At other times, it …

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Andy Murray happy to be world No. 30 amid 2018 comeback

Andy Murray admitted he’s happy if he can play at the level of a world No. 30 in 2018 as he continues to pursue full fitness.<p>The Scot returned to …

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Andy Murray admits he may never get back to his best as he nears return to action

The Scot has been sidelined since Wimbledon and took part in a one-set exhibition match earlier this week.<p>Andy Murray has admitted he may never be …

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Serena Williams, Andy Murray return to tournament play; Novak Djokovic suffers setback

Williams will be playing for the first time since having a baby in September<p>It has been a long, eventful year for numerous tennis stars, but no one …

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