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newstennis5 years ago

Tennis Roundup | Roger Federer romps past Alexander Zverev to clinch his 9th Halle Open title

World No. 5 Roger Federer thrashed Alexander Zverev in straight sets of 6-1, 6-3 to win a record ninth Halle Open title. Meanwhile, Feliciano Lopez beat Marin Cilic in a thrilling final of the Queen's Club Championship, while Petra Kvitova overcame Ashleigh Barty to win the Aegon Classic title.
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reporttennis5 years ago

Queens Club Tennis Roundup | Andy Murray leads the list of first-round causalities

Andy Murray headed a list of high-profile departures in the first round at Queen’s on Tuesday, as he fell to 90th-ranked Jordan Thompson 7-6 (4), 6-2. Meanwhile, Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic were the other big names to depart which meant that the top three seeds of the event all bowed out.
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newstennis5 years ago

Tennis Roundup | Lucas Pouille lifts Stuttgart Open; Gilles Muller wins Ricoh Open

Lucas Pouille beat Feliciano Lopez in a thrilling three-set final to lift the title at the Stuttgart Open yesterday. Meanwhile, Luxembourg's Gilles Muller defeated Ivo Karlovic to win the Ricoh Open title and World No 70 Croatia’s Donna Vekic stunned Johanna Konta to win the Nottingham Open Final.
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reporttennis6 years ago

IPTL 2016 | Singapore Slammers beat Indian Aces yet again to retain title

Indian Aces’ hopes of regaining the IPTL crown went up in smoke after losing to Singapore Slammers 30-14 in the second straight final held in Hyderabad on Sunday (Dec 11). In the face of a dominant display by Slammers, the Aces failed to win even a single match in the title round.
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IPTL Round-up | Indian Aces beat Singapore Slammers to move three points clear at the top

Indian Aces, inspired by Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza, came from two games down to beat Singapore Slammers 23-22 in a clash that decided the IPTL table-toppers at the end of the Singapore leg. In the other match, Japan Warriors moved to third place with a 23-20 win over UAE Royals.
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reporttennis6 years ago

IPTL 2016 | India Aces start their campaign with win against Japan Warriors

The Indian Aces started their 2016 IPTL campaign with a comfortable 30-17 win over the Japan Warriors at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan. Even though the Aces won all of their matches, it wasn't an easy ride with the Mirza-Bopanna match requiring a shoot-out to decide a winner.
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newstennis6 years ago

Rafael Nadal was out with wrist injury, not stomach bug, says Lopez

Fans who turned up to watch Rafael Nadal at Spain's Davis Cup tie against India were disappointed after he pulled out at the last minute. It appears the reason was a wrist injury and not the stomach bug touted earlier, although it is not serious enough and Rafa may be in action at the men's doubles.
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Davis Cup | India down 0-2 despite Nadal's withdrawal

Favorites Spain went up 2-0 after the first two matches of the Davis Cup play-off against India today despite Rafael Nadal's absence. Last-minute replacement Feliciano Lopez downed Ramkumar Ramanathan in the first rubber, while Saketh Myneni lost in straight sets to David Ferrer in the other.
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