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Barcelona Open | Rohan Bopanna-Pablo Cuevas lose in first round

India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Uruguayan partner Pablo Cuevas suffered a first round exit at the Barcelona Open today. The pair went down 6-7 (3), 6-7 (2) to the top seeded Finnish-Australian combination of Henri Kontinen and John Peers after winning the Monte Carlo Masters last week.
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reporttennis2 months ago

Sania Mirza advances at Miami Open

Sania Mirza made a winning start at the Miami Open after the Indian ace and Barbora Strycova beat Demi Schuurs and Renata Voracova 6-3, 7-6 (7-3). Mirza and her Czech partner won the first set easily but were pushed to the limit in the second before winning the tie-breaker.
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reporttennis2 months ago

Roger Federer cruises past Rafael Nadal to reach Indian Wells quarters

Roger Federer put up yet another brilliant display of tennis as he beat archrival Rafael Nadal 6-2, 6-3, on Wednesday, to reach the quarterfinals at Indian Wells. The Swiss legend will now meet Australian Nick Kyrgios, who defeated World No.2 Novak Djokovic to set up the match against Federer.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Australian Open | Roger Federer wins his 18th Grand Slam in another classic against Nadal

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal produced a match for the ages in another classic final between these two rivals, and this time it was the Swiss who came out on the top with 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 win. It was the 5th Australian Open title for the 35-year-old and his 18th Grand Slam title overall.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Australian Open | Sania Mirza through to Australian Open mixed doubles final

Sania Mirza and her Croatian team-mate Ivan Dodig have reached the mixed doubles final of the Australian Open after a 6-4, 2-6,10-5 win over the all-Australian team of Sam Groth and Samantha Stosur today. The Indo-Croat pair will face the winners of the Svitolina-Guccione and Spears-Cabal match.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Australian Open | Paes-Hingis reach quarters; Nadal to face Raonic

Leander Paes and Martina Hingis are through to the mixed doubles quarter-finals of the Australian Open after beating Casey Dellacqua and Matt Reid 6-2, 6-3 in the second round. Meanwhile, Rafael Nadal will take on Milos Raonic after beating Gael Monfils 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the fourth round.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Australian Open | Federer beats Kei Nishikori to enter quarters

Roger Federer moved into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open after a tough 6-7(7), 6-4, 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 win over Japan's Kei Nishikori. Next up for the Swiss former No 1 is Mischa Zverev of Germany, who stunned top-seed Andy Murray 6-7(7), 6-4, 6-1, 4-6, 6-3.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Australian Open | Mixed day for India as Paes advances & Mirza exits

Leander Paes and partner Martina Hingis got off to a winning start in mixed doubles, but fourth-seeded Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova lost in women’s doubles at the Australian Open on Sunday in what turned out to be a mixed day for India at the season-opening grand slam.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Malaysia Masters | Saina Nehwal cruises into the final

Top seed Saina Nehwal has entered the final of the Malaysia Masters by defeating Hong Kong shuttler Yip Pui Yin 21-13, 21-10 in the semi-final today. Although Yin played some good badminton throughout the match, the Indian proved her superiority by winning the game fairly easily in the end.
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reporttennis4 months ago

Australian Open | Good day for Indian tennis as both Mirza and Bopanna win

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna won their respective mixed doubles matches in the first round at the Australian Open to book a place in the next round. While Bopanna-Dabrowski had to face a tough challenge from their opponents, Mirza and Dodig had a rather easy outing to qualify for the second round.
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