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Tennis


Maria Sharapova deserves second chance, says Boris Becker

February 15, 2017 10:47:21 am

Maria Sharapova failed a dope test for the drug meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open and was suspended for two years by ITF.

More to come from Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal, says Boris Becker

February 14, 2017 7:38:06 pm

Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal defied odds in January to reach the final of the Australian Open.

Toni Nadal to quit as Rafael Nadal’s coach after this season

February 13, 2017 6:13:25 pm

Toni Nadal will step down as Rafael coach after this year's ATP Tour, as he feels he has been sidelined by other figures in the player's entourage.

Injured Davis Cup umpire Arnaud Gabas undergoes surgery on fractured eye socket

February 13, 2017 4:08:32 pm

The ITF said that Arnaud Gabas had undergone a successful surgery to repair a fractured eye socket.

Grigor Dimitrov downs David Goffin in Sofia Open

February 13, 2017 3:55:03 pm

Grigor Dimitrov has climbed back up the ATP rankings to 13th.

Nazi-era German anthem before Fed Cup tie creates controversy

February 12, 2017 7:56:55 pm

United States Tennis Association has apologised after version of the German anthem associated with the Nazi era was sung by the soloist.

Karolina Pliskova beats Garbine Muguruza; Czech Republic lead Spain 2-1 in Fed Cup

February 12, 2017 7:24:43 pm

The second reverse singles in Czech Republic against Spain pits Barbora Strycova against Lara Arruabarrena.

Switzerland and France all square in Fed Cup match

February 12, 2017 12:52:48 pm

Timea Bacsinszky downed Alize Cornet 7-5, 6-4 in the opening match, to give the host's a flying start.

Garbine Muguruza beats Barbora Strycova, Spain lead Czech Republic 1-0 in Fed Cup

February 11, 2017 8:54:36 pm

Garbine Muguruza defeated Barbora Strycova 6-0, 3-6, 6-1 in the opening singles to give Spain a 1-0 lead over Czech Republic.

Former Australian Open junior champion Oliver Anderson suspended

February 9, 2017 10:05:01 pm

Nine players and officials were sanctioned by the Tennis Integrity Unit in 2016, the most in a single year since the body was created in 2008.

Rafa Nadal pulls out of Rotterdam citing fatigue

February 9, 2017 9:57:38 pm

Tournament director Richard Krajicek says he tried unsuccessfully to get Roger Federer or a top-five ranked player to replace Rafa Nadal.

Davis Cup: Fabio Fognini ends Argentine resistance to send Italy through

February 7, 2017 2:29:53 pm

Fabio Fognini made his experience tell to beat Guido Pella in five sets and send Italy into the Davis Cup quarter-finals.

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