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US Open Roundup | Rafael Nadal gets off to a flyer while Naomi Osaka stuns Angelique Kerber

World No.1 Rafael Nadal kicked off his US Open campaign in style on Tuesday as he beat  Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (8-6) 6-2 6-2 to move into the second round. However, the women’s section saw another upset as Naomi Osaka dumped out defending champion Angelique Kerber 6-3, 6-1 in the opening round.
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Wimbledon 2017 | Sania Mirza knocked out of women's doubles; Roger Federer rolls on, while Gilles Muller stuns Rafael Nadal

Sania Mirza and Kirsten Flipkens went down 2-6,4-6 to Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan in the fourth round of the women’s doubles event. Meanwhile, Roger Federer reached his 50th Grand Slam quarterfinal- an Open era record, while Gilles Muller stunned a stubborn Rafael Nadal in a marathon 5-setter.
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Wimbledon 2017 | Federer, Djokovic enter the last 16; Sania, Bopanna advance to next round

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic continued their fantastic form and both reached the fourth round at Wimbledon in straight sets. Sania Mirza and her partner Ivan Dodig moved to the third round of the mixed doubles as Rohan Bopanna and his partner Gabriela Dabrowski also register a win.
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Wimbledon 2017 | Boppana-Vasselin advance while Paes goes down; Federer and Djokovic through

It was a mixed day for India at Wimbledon yesterday, as Leander Paes and Adil Shamasdin went down in a close encounter to Austria's Julian Knowle and Philip Oswald. But Rohan Bopanna and Roger Vasselin did make it through to round two. Meanwhile, Federer and Djokovic also advanced round three.
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Wimbledon 2017 | Federer, Djokovic advance easily after opponents retire; Kerber through in straight sets

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic both entered into the next round of the Wimbledon without much hard work as their opponents retired hurt from their first round matches on Tuesday. World No.1 Angelique Kerber also reached the next round as she beat Irina Falconi 6-4, 6-4.
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Tennis Roundup | Ramkumar Ramanathan bows out of Antalya Open; Djokovic enters Eastbourne Open semis

Ramkumar Ramanathan went down 6-7, 6-3, 7-6 against Marcos Baghdatis in the quarterfinals of the Antalya Open after his stunning victory against Dominic Thiem. Meanwhile, Novak Djokovic overcame Donald Young 6-2, 7-6 (9) at Eastbourne on Thursday to set up a semi-final clash against Daniil Medvedev.
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Wimbledon Draw: Murray and Kerber seeded 1st, Federer seeded 3rd

The seedings for the top 32 players in men’s and women’s singles were announced today with Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber getting the top seed in their respective draws. John Peers/Henri Kontinen and Bethanie Mattek-Sands/Lucie Safarova were seeded No. 1 in men's & women's doubles respectively.
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French Open 2017 | World No 1 Angelique Kerber shocked in opening round

Top-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany went down in straight sets to 40th ranked Ekaterina Markova in the women's singles opening round at the French Open in Paris on Sunday. Meanwhile, Petra Kvitova and Dominic Thiem advanced with confident wins in the year's second grand slam.
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French Open 2017| Murray faces an uphill road to the finals

The French Open draws have been revealed and Andy Murray has been handed a tricky path to what would be his second consecutive final at Roland Garros. Though Murray has avoided the likes of Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal in his half, he still faces a tough road to the finals in Paris.
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newstennis3 years ago

Injury-hit Serena Williams set to relinquish No.1 rank to Angelique Kerber

Serena Williams, who has been forced to withdraw from the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells and the Miami Open due to an injured left knee, is set to be toppled from the top by Angelique Kerber in the WTA rankings. Serena has said in a statement that she has been unable to train due to her injury.
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