• Little-known Kulichkova advances in Malaysia

    Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova cruised through to the quarter-final stage after knocking out Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva on Wednesday at the WTA Malaysian Open. The Russian, ranked 171th in the world and who defeated seventh-seeded Bojana Jovanovski on Monday, beat Putintseva in straight sets…

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  • Murray defends commitment to Britain before Davis Cup match

    Andy Murray has represented British teams since he was 12 and was playing for the country when he won Olympic gold at the 2012 London Games. Yet, he has found himself having to defend his commitment to the British cause ahead of this week's Davis Cup match against the United States in Glasgow. The…

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  • Del Potro of Argentina given wild card at Indian Wells

    INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Former U.S. Open winner Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina, along with 10 Americans, has been given wild cards into the main draw of the BNP Paribas Open next week.

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  • Tennis - Del Potro receives Indian Wells wildcard

    - Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has received a wild card into Indian Wells, the first ATP Masters tournament of 2015, organizers said. Tournament director Steve Simon announced the invitation to del Potro along with 11 other wildcards a week before women's first-round play begins in…

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

    March 4 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Monterrey Open Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday 7-Daniela Hantuchova (Slovakia) beat Monica Puig (Puerto Rico) 7-6(1) 3-6 7-5 5-Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Russia) beat Anna Karolina Schmiedlova (Slovakia) 4-6 6-3 6-0 1-Ana Ivanovic (Serbia)…

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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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  • 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-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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  • 6th-seeded Nara beats Linette in 3 sets at Malaysian Open

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Sixth-seeded Kurumi Nara reached the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open by beating Polish qualifier Magda Linette 7-5, 5-7, 7-6 (6) Wednesday.

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  • Del Potro receives Indian Wells wildcard

    Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has received a wild card into Indian Wells, the first ATP Masters tournament of 2015, organizers said Wednesday. Tournament director Steve Simon announced the invitation to del Potro along with 11 other wildcards a week before women's first-round play…

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  • 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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