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Kei Nishikori to skip Japan’s Davis Cup tie against France

Japan are set to miss the services of their talisman Kei Nishikori when they host France in Davis Cup World Group Round 1 tie at the Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo from February 3-5. Nishikori, the World No. 5, had minor injury issues during the Brisbane International last week, where he suffered a three-set defeat to Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria in the More...

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By Ajit Singh Khanna On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Serena Williams can play on until 40, says Jelena Dokic

Tennis is one sport which doesn’t have many players aged 40 or so. But Serena Williams can certainly play on for long, according to former World No. 4 Jelena Dokic. Dokic, who retired in 2014, said that Williams, More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Monday, December 26th, 2016
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Rafael Nadal to go white at Australian Open 2017

Rafael Nadal couldn’t make it to Wimbledon this year, and he is sort of compensating for it. The 14-time Grand Slam champion has opted for a white Nike outfit for the prestigious Australian Open 2017, beginning More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Sunday, December 25th, 2016
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Marin Cilic eyes third Chennai Open title

Croatian tennis star Marin Cilic has set his eyes upon winning a third Chennai Open title when the ATP 250 event gets under way on January 2 in Chennai, India. Cilic, the 2014 Australian Open champion, has been More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Saturday, December 24th, 2016
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Spanish tennis player Fernando Verdasco hires Emilio Sanchez Vicario as new coach

In a bid to get back to where he once was, Spanish tennis player Fernando Verdasco has hired former doubles World No. 1 and countryman Emilio Sanchez Vicario as his new coach for the 2017 season. The 33-year-old More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Victoria Azarenka welcomes baby boy

Belarusian tennis star Victoria Azarenka gave birth to a baby boy as she took to her official Twitter handle to share the ‘good news’ with her 799,000 followers. “Today I had my hardest fight and my very More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Saturday, December 17th, 2016
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Monica Puig defeats Maria Sharapova in Puerto Rico exhibition

Reigning Olympic champion Monica Puig notched up a stunning 6-3 1-6 10-6 win over five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova in front of around 12,000 lively spectators in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Friday. Sharapova, More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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No Nenad Zimonjic, Novak Djokovic to continue with Marian Vajda next season

Amid rumours that Novak Djokovic has hired Nenad Zimonjic as his new coach after parting ways with Boris Becker, it has been learnt that the Serbian tennis star is not moving on just as yet. He will, instead, work More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Monday, December 12th, 2016
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Roger Federer confirms schedule for 2017 grass season

17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer has confirmed his participation for next year’s ATP 250 Mercedes Cup, scheduled to be held from June 6-13 in Stuttgart, Germany. Federer, who missed most of the second More...

By Ajit Singh Khanna On Sunday, December 11th, 2016
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Pregnant Victoria Azarenka aims to restart on-court journey soon

When Victoria Azarenka shocked the tennis world with her pregnancy news in July this year, many expected her to stop playing the sport, at least for a long time. But, the Belarusian tennis star is keen on resuming More...



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