• Tweet fuels talk of Bartoli return

    Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli sparked speculation on Tuesday of a return from retirement less than two years after bowing out of professional tennis. Should I?" Bartoli said. "Marion Bartoli has just turned 30.

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  • Tennis - Nadal back in ATP top three

    - Former world number one Rafael Nadal climbed back into third place in the latest ATP Rankings thanks to his Argentine Open win, while Novak Djokovic remains on top of the pile. In Buenos Aires on Sunday, the Spanish superstar ended a title drought that stretched all the way back to his ninth…

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  • Top seed Wozniacki wins opener in Malaysia

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki avoided a repeat of her last appearance at the Malaysian Open - a first-round loss - by dispatching Chinese qualifier Wang Yafan 6-3, 6-1 on Tuesday.

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  • Wimbledon: Tour the Historic Tennis Grounds

    Sample an exclusive tour of Wimbledon, usually reserved for members only.

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  • Tennis-Monterrey Open women's singles round 1 results

    March 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Monterrey Open Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday 2-Sara Errani (Italy) beat Lauren Davis (U.S. ...

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  • Japan's Nishikori soars to ATP world number four

    Record-breaking Japan superstar Kei Nishikori rose to fourth in Monday's new world rankings, equalling Kimiko Date-Krumm as his country's highest-ranked tennis player. Nishikori, last year's US Open runner-up, now trails only Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal after leapfrogging Britain's…

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  • Golf-Berger so close to remarkable rookie win

    Rookie Daniel Berger came from nine strokes behind the lead to enter a playoff for the Honda Classic on Monday but lost out on the second sudden-death hole to Ireland's Padraig Harrington. The 21-year-old Floridian, whose father Jay was a professional tennis player, reaching the quarter-finals in…

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  • Tennis - Safarova closes in on WTA top ten

    - The Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova is banging at the door of an otherwise unchanged top ten in Monday's WTA rankings thanks to her win in the Doha Open. The 28-year-old jumped four places after beating Belarus' Victoria Azarenka in Qatar on Saturday. She is now placed at a career-best 11th. The…

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  • Tennis-Malaysian Open women's singles round 1 results

    March 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Malaysian Open Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday Alexandra Dulgheru (Romania) beat 2-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) 6-4 7-5 Carina Witthoeft (Germany) beat Misaki Doi (Japan) 7-5 7-5 1-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat Wang Yafan (China) 6-3 6-1…

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  • Nishikori breaks into world's top four, Murray out

    Japan's Kei Nishikori broke into the top four of the ATP world rankings on Monday as the Asian trailblazer continued to shake up the top echelon of men's tennis. His run to the final in Acapulco, where he was beaten by Spain's David Ferrer, elevated him to a new career-high ranking of four, taking…

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  • Cilic to miss Croatia vs Serbia Davis Cup match

    US Open champion Marin Cilic, who has yet to play this season due to injury, is set to miss this week's Davis Cup World Group first round match between Croatia and Serbia, coach Zeljko Krajan said Tuesday. Cilic is likely to be replaced by Franko Skugor. Apart from Skugor, Borna Coric, Mate Delic…

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  • Tennis-Del Potro sees comeback by late March

    By Rex Gowar BUENOS AIRES, March 2 (Reuters) - Former world number four Juan Martin Del Potro, having drawn confidence from his brief Sydney return in January, said on Monday he was confident of a full comeback "very soon". If my hand responds well, I'll come back as soon as possible but that…

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  • Tennis - WTA Tour singles standings

    March 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the WTA Tour singles Points 1 (1) Serena Williams(U.S.) 9592 2 (2) Maria Sharapova(Russia) 8215 3 (3) Simona Halep(Romania) 6571 4 (4) Petra Kvitova(Czech Republic) 6395 5 (5) Caroline Wozniacki(Denmark) 4730 6 (6) Ana Ivanovic(Serbia) 4425 7 (7) Eugenie…

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  • Nadal wants traditional clay events protected

    By Rex Gowar BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal wants tournament organisers to maintain the tradition of clay courts on the Tour and said the growing number of events switching to harder surfaces could increase the injury risk to players long after they finish their careers. Nadal, who won his…

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  • Bartoli fuels speculation on possible comeback

    PARIS (AP) — Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli has fuelled speculation of a possible comeback by asking her fans on social media if it would be a good idea.

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  • Tennis - Nadal grabs 46th clay title with Argentina win

    - Rafael Nadal beat Juan Monaco on Sunday to win the Argentina Open, claiming his first title since Roland Garros last year which moved him closer to a slice of tennis history. Nadal's 6-4, 6-1 victory gave him the 46th claycourt title of his career, three behind Guillermo Vilas's all-time record.…

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